Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale
Posted 6 April 2017 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review This book… there are no words for how much Atwood’s words affected me.  The book was originally published when I was about 16, but I didn’t read it.  In some ways, I regret that because I think it would have been interesting to compare the two experiences, 30 years apart.  Kim at 16 […]

When the Stars Threw Down Their Spears

When the Stars Threw Down Their Spears
Posted 28 August 2013 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review This is one of those series that I am truly sad to see go.  I truly fell in love with The Goblin Wars… the characters, the story, the mythology.  I am sad that it is over, but it ended beautifully. I really have enjoyed the writing style the author used for these books, especially […]

In the Forests of the Night

In the Forests of the Night
Posted 4 January 2012 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review I absolutely love this series!  The blend of Celtic mythology with a contemporary time and place has created a world that borders on reality.  The author takes the fantasy beasts and creatures of Mag Mell and brings them out of their realm and into Chicago in such a way that it feels like […]

Tyger Tyger

Tyger Tyger
Posted 15 November 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review The debut young adult novel by Kersten Hamilton, Tyger Tyger is the first of what is to be a series, The Goblin Wars.  Teagen is a girl with a plan for her future, knowing exactly what she wants out of life.  She has a great job and has expectations for a college scholarship.  Her […]