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Queen of the Darkness by A. Bishop

25 April 2008 Jackie 1

I’ve finished the final novel, Queen of the Darkness, in Anne Bishops’ Black Jewels trilogy and all I can say is wow. My face was just streaked with tears over the ending and I was riveted to the plot line as it zoomed to its ending. The individual personalties of […]

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Heir to the Shadows by A. Bishop

23 April 2008 Jackie 1

Oh my god! I have a 14 month old son and I just finished a 482 in one day. If you haven’t figured it out yet, I could not put this novel down. Heir to the Shadows, the second novel in Anne Bishop’s Black Jewels trilogy, was amazing. There wasn’t […]

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Daughter of the Blood by A. Bishop

22 April 2008 Jackie 2

So I’m starting Anne Bishop’s Black Jewels trilogy and so far I am hooked. The first novel, Daughter of the Blood begins developing all of the characters and they are fantastic. We have the classic good vs. evil characters, but their individual personalities are so different, yet share some common […]

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Fire Study by M. Snyder

9 April 2008 Jackie 1

I am continually falling in love with this series. The newest novel by Maria Snyder, Fire Study picks up where Magic Study. Yelena’s new abilities as a Soulfinder concerns numerous members of the Sitian Council and she’s informed that she will be training with the one master magician that would […]

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My Big Fat Supernatural Honeymoon

16 January 2008 Jackie 0

I love anthologies. They give you a brief introduction to new authors, just whetting your appetite until you beg for more. That’s how I find a lot of authors. Anyway, on to the stories… Kelley Armstrong’s Stalked is narrated by Clay. This is the first time I have read a […]

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Magic Study by M. Snyder

4 January 2008 Jackie 0

One thing I have to say about this novel, you can’t start it thinking you’re going to get another Poison Study. Maria Snyder shows some descriptive versatility with Magic Study. In her first novel, we are introduced to the stark and unbending land of Ixia. Now we find ourselves in […]

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Poison Study by M. Snyder

2 January 2008 Jackie 1

I’m having trouble writing this review. I don’t think I’ve ever had this many problems and it’s driving me crazy. I found Poison Study while wandering the book aisle at Meijers and somehow it snagged my attention. It ended up being a really great find. It’s a fantasy novel that […]

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by JK Rowlings

23 July 2007 Jackie 1

The end of an era, the world says goodbye to Harry Potter. Or has it? Even though I have heard that JK Rowling is ending the Potter series after book seven, I honestly don’t think it’ll be the end of the Potter universe. With Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, […]

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Death of a Darklord by LK Hamilton

20 August 2006 Jackie 0

I’m a big fan of Laurell K. Hamilton’s Anita and Merry series; which could be the reason I had such a hard time getting into this book. Death of a Darklord by Hamilton is nothing like Anita or Merry. So if you start to read this book thinking like that, […]