Just One More Chapter

Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light. 

-Vera Nazarian


I'm just trying to light up the world as much as I can one SciFi/paranormal/fantasy/space opera/time travel book at a time. 

November 2022
reviewed: Whispers of Shadow and Flame by L. Penelope
Ok, I'd like to start of with 1) an observation and 2) a confession. 1) The small passage quotes at the start of each chapt...
November 2022
reviewed: Heir of Lies by Mallory McCartney
This book took a loooooong time to finish. I would start and stop and start again... often... and I dreaded having to come ba...
November 2022
reviewed: Only a Monster by Vanessa Len
This (audio)book was cute... nothing ground breaking or mind altering but it was a briskly paced, cute take on (not so monstr...
October 2022
reviewed: Only Bad Options by Jennifer Estep
This SFF Romance-lite Space Opera was a really fun (audio)book to listen to. Both narrators gave stellar (tee hee) performanc...
October 2022
reviewed: Kingdom of Liars by Nick Martell
This little shtunk (as my mother would have called it) had me on the verge of throwing in the towel. I am always reluctant to...
reviewed: Feather by Olivia Wildenstein
I'm currently a mess. I'm doggie paddling around in a puddle of my own tears! Why oh why did I subject myself to this inevita...
reviewed: Ladies of the Secret Circus by Constance Sayers
This book started off in a totally different direction than what I expected and that worried me. It turns out that I worried ...
reviewed: Red Tigress by Amelie Wen Zhao
Ok, let's start this off by first going backwards. I was a HUGE fan and absolutely loved Blood Heir to itsy teeny tiny pieces...
reviewed: How The King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories by Holly Black
-- WOW!! CUE RUN-ON, ADJECTIVE LADEN FANGIRLING RANT-- It was amazing to be back in the head of the (not so old yet) venera...
reviewed: The Last Fallen Star by Graci Kim
This MG read was a quick, entertaining, jaunt through Cali. It had a very relaxed vibe with laid back, modern dialogue. The p...
reviewed: Birds Of Paradise by Oliver K. Langmead
A modern day take on the ole Immortals Living In A Mortal World Trying Not To Be Discovered... or impacted too greatly by sai...
reviewed: Sinking City by Megan Walker
This read was a quick, fun, lighthearted romp through the streets of Northern Italy. The descriptions of the backdrop alone m...
reviewed: Amelia Unabridged by Ashley Schumacher
The velvety richness of this semi sweet semi tormented read was delicious and everything I wanted... needed... everything and...
reviewed: Curse of the Specter Queen by Jenny Elder Moke
Are you a fan of National Treasure? Enola Holmes? Indiana Jones? If you said yes to even one of those then you're in the righ...
reviewed: Lefthanded Booksellers of London by Garth Nix
I have seen mixed reviews for this book but the premise sounded too good to pass up PLUS it's a Garth Nix novel. It's set in ...