Genre: Fantasy

Jenny Pox

Jenny Pox
Posted 22 October 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 2 Comments

My Review Jenny Pox opens with an intense and disturbing scene that introduces us to Jenny as a toddler, playing with a dangerous snake.  It is soon evident that Jenny is no normal little girl when she inadvertently kills the snake in her fear.  When she runs into the house to show her father her now-dead “toy”, […]

The Girl Who Chased the Moon

The Girl Who Chased the Moon
Posted 19 October 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 2 Comments

My Review The Girl Who Chased the Moon is the third novel from Sarah Addison Allen and it is just as magical as the first two novels.  Emily comes to Mullaby, North Carolina after the death of her mother Dulcie to live with her reclusive grandfather, a man she has never known.  Within moments of being in […]

Queen of Shadows

Queen of Shadows
Posted 12 October 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review Queen of Shadows is the first novel in Dianne Sylvan’s new Shadow World series.  Set in contemporary times in Austin, Texas, the story opens with the heroine, Miranda Grey, a tortured musician convinced that she is on the brink of insanity.  The recent onset of strong empathic abilities has left her overwhelmed and feeling […]