Review: Doctor Who: The Angel’s Kiss

Title: Doctor Who: The Angel’s Kiss (A Melody Malone Mystery) Author: Melody Malone, Justin Richards Narrator: Alex Kingston Published: 2012 Listen Time: 1:42:55 Listen Date: July 12, 2017 Description: On some days, New York is one of the most beautiful places on Earth. This was one of the other days… Melody Malone, owner and sole employee of the Angel Detective Agency, has…

Review: Love & Misadventure

Title: Love & Misadventure Author: Lang Leav Published: 2013 Page Count: 176 Read Date: May 17 – July 2, 2017 Description: Lang Leav is a poet and internationally exhibiting artist. Awarded a coveted Churchill Fellowship, her work expresses the intricacies of love and loss. Beautifully illustrated and thoughtfully conceived, Love and Misadventure will take you on a rollercoaster ride through an…

Review: Saga, Vol. 1

Title: Saga, Vol. 1 Author: Brian K. Vaughan (Writer), Fiona Staples (Artist) Published: 2012 Page Count: 160 Read Date: June 5, 2017 Description: When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe. From bestselling writer Brian K. Vaughan, Saga is the sweeping tale of one young family…

Review: Darkfire

Title: Darkfire (Nightblade Epic #3) Author: Garrett Robinson Published: 2015 Page Count: Read Date: April 12 – May 7, 2017 Description: A FLIGHT FROM DANGER LANDS LOREN IN GREATER PERIL The saga of the Nightblade continues across the nine kingdoms. Xain’s madness has branded Loren and her friends, and even Jordel, fugitives from not only the king’s law but Jordel’s…

Review: Eighth Grade Bites

Title: Eighth Grade Bites (The Chronicles Of Vladimir Todd #1) Author: Heather Brewer Published: 2007 Page Count: 182 Read Date: April 29-30, 2017 Description: Junior high really stinks for thirteen-year-old Vladimir Tod. Bullies harass him, the principal is dogging him, and the girl he likes prefers his best friend. Oh, and Vlad has a secret: His mother was human, but his…

Review: Parnassus On Wheels

Title: Parnassus On Wheels Author: Christopher Morely Published: 1917 Page Count: 160 Read Date: April 29, 2017 Description: “I warn you,” said the funny-looking little man with the red beard, “I’m here to sell this caravan of culture, and by the bones of Swinburne I think your brother’s the man to buy it.” Christopher Morley’s unforgettably weird classic tale of adventure…

Review: Day By Day: Armageddon

Title: Day By Day: Armageddon Author: J. L. Bourne Published: 2009 Page Count: 200 Read Date: April 29, 2017 Description: START INTERCEPT SPORADIC NEW REPORTS INDICATE CHAOS AND VIOLENCE SPREADING THROUGH U.S. CITIES. AN UNKNOWN EVIL IS SWEEPING THE PLANET. THE DEAD ARE RISING TO CLAIM THE EARTH AS THE NEW DOMINANT SPECIES IN THE FOOD CHAIN. INTERCEPT COMPLETE In…

Been A Long Time…

…Shouldn’t ‘ve left you, without a dope beat to step to.  Step to, step to… Anywho.  It’s been a while.  I’ve been lazy and busy and my life is a bit cray.  Please forgive the wave of belated reviews that will be coming today.

April 2017 Readathon: Wrap-up

So… I made it through the entire 24-hours without even a catnap.  I’m very happy with my progress.  I completed 3 3/4 books, and it would have been a complete 4 if I had not let the website being wonky distract me so much.  I love to participate in the hourly challenges and such and…

April 2017 Readathon: Hours #22-24

I MADE IT!!! I made it through the whole 24-hours without so much as a power-nap.  Go me!  I also made it to the last 48 pages of Eighth Grade Bites.  I would finish, but if I don’t close my eyes and sleep for a bit I might go insane. After a few zzz’s I…

April 2017 Readathon: Hours #19-21

In the home stretch now.  Only three hours to go and I’m, surprisingly, feeling good.  I think that I will not only finish Parnassus On Wheels, but start one more book.  This has truly been a great readathon for me.  I’m really surprised.  The litter interruptions from the kids (and the hubby called several times)…