Monthly Archives: March 2013

Zenn Scarlet

Zenn Scarlet     Christian Schoon Strange Chemistry Zenn Scarlet  is the first in what will be a series of books. This is important to know as you pick up the book. The book was very slow for most of the … Continue reading

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Face to Face

Face to Face Portraits of the Human Spirit Alison Wright Schiffer Publishing Ltd. Alison Wright is a photographer, but more, she is able to see more than the average person. If the eyes are the windows to the soul as … Continue reading

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The Moon Child

The Moon Child Mark Lucek Matador The Moon Child  is a story that takes place at the intersection between hunter gatherer culture and agrarian culture in the north of what would become Poland. Iwa is a young girl who is … Continue reading

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Coldwater

Coldwater Diana Gould Gilbratar Road Brett Tanager is a screen writer and a successful one. Brett is also an addict. It is her addictions that put her on the road late at night and high where she kills someone in … Continue reading

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Another

Another: Volume 1 Yukito Ayatsuji Yen Press Another is a bit ghost story, a bit horror and a bit teen coming of age fiction. Sakakibara is a transfer student into the North Yomi School. He’s placed in Class 3 and … Continue reading

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Pati’s Mexican Table

Pati’s Mexican Table Pati Jinich Houghton Mifflin Harcourt This is a beautiful cookbook. The pictures of the food are mouthwatering and the pictures of ingredients are informative. Pati has brought recipes for salsas, soups, salads, vegetarian dishes, fish, poultry and … Continue reading

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The Office of Mercy

The Office of Mercy Ariel Djanikian Penguin Group Viking The Office of Mercy is set in the a future after a small group of people wiped out the world’s population to stop suffering. They and their descendants live in a … Continue reading

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Tamed

Tamed Douglas R. Brown Rhemalda Publishing Tamed is an interesting concept. Henderson, a greedy corporate magnate creates a business around selling werewolves as pets. They are guaranteed safe and the public adores them. There are some dirty secrets behind WereHouse. … Continue reading

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Blood’s Pride

Blood’s Pride: Shattered Kingdom’s Book 1 Evie Manieri Tor Books Evie Manieri does a fantastic job of creating a fascinating world for the action of Blood’s Pride. In a series, the world becomes a character in the story and is … Continue reading

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Trickster

Trickster Jeff Sommer Pocket Books Trickster by Jeff Sommer is a gritty urban fantasy about a world in which magic is real, but all spells are powered by blood. The more blood one has to do magic the bigger the … Continue reading

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