Rating: 5 stars “Nine gods ruled the world, until the ultimate betrayal resulted in their destruction. Now, the world is dying and only by restoring the Lost Gods can it be saved.” All of the five kingdoms but Schatten have seen their gods return to the world. Schatten, a world of darkness and ice,… Continue reading Review of Chaos (Lost Gods #5) by Megan Derr
So on top of Hurricane Sandy, the nor’Easter hit the very same areas with another punch. So I am putting out there once more the name of organizations providing assistance to those in need due to Hurricane Sandy. Please help if you are able, even the smallest of amounts add up to someone being able… Continue reading Hurricane Sandy Relief Still Needed, Books with a Bittersweet tag and the Week Ahead in Reviews
The last day of September is here and once again it seems as though the month just flew by along with the Canada geese overhead. I haven’t seen any hummingbirds for several days now and wonder if the last of the summer migrants have passed by as well. I will leave the feeders up until… Continue reading September’s Over, and The Week Ahead includes an Author Spotlight and Book Contest!
It’s no secret that I love books and always have. From my earliest memories of listening to someone read to me then transitioning to being old enough to pick up a book myself to while away the time. When I was younger, my family moved around every couple of years or more as my father’s… Continue reading Why A Series Can Make My Heart Sing!
Book covers have always fascinated me. Some repel me, others draw me in immediately. Think “ooh, shiny, pretty…” lol. Others intrigue me by their content or graphic design, while others leave me “meh” or confused. When I think of series covers that are successful, all they have some of the same elements incorporated into their… Continue reading Favorite Series Covers and Cover Artists!
My reading list has always been a convoluted constantly changing creature (alliteration how I love thee), but lately it is full of authors delivering an addictive group of novels revolving around a select cast of characters and the universe they inhabit, in other words a series! What does surprise me is that most of the… Continue reading What Series Am I Reading Now?
Rating: 5 stars It has been nine hundred years since the death of the Basilisk and the Kingdom of Piedre has continued to pay the price for the loss of their god. The kingdom is being torn apart by feuding religious factions. The Brotherhood of the Black Rose wants to make sure that the Basilisk… Continue reading Review of Stone Rose (Lost Gods #3) by Megan Derr
Happy Father’s Day all. It’s a beautiful day here in Maryland, and all is well. Except for third best dog, Kirby. Kirby is our Soft Coated Wheaton and a rescue. A total joy and all around dim bulb who we love dearly. But he is like a small boy, boundless energy and everything goes into… Continue reading The Week Ahead and A Must Recipe – Tarragon Chicken
Rating: 5 stars Nine hundred years ago in the land of Pozhar, Zhar Ptitsa, god of souls and rebirth, nearly destroyed all his people in a fit of rage. To stop him, a mage broke him into 1,000 pieces and scattered them into the souls of people present and not yet born throughout the land.… Continue reading Review of Burning Bright, Lost Gods Book 2 by Megan Derr
Rating: 4.75 stars One night in a deserted warehouse in Kundou, two lonely boys on the run meet and entwine their fates forever. One wishes to become a ship’s captain. One seeks just one night of safety and refuge from beatings at home. They exchange gifts and make a promise to each other. One will… Continue reading Treasure (The Lost Gods Book 1) by Megan Derr