Publisher: Random House Audio

Audio: The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden @arden_katherine @gatitweets ‏ @RH_Audio @PRHAudio #JIAM #LOVEAUDIOBOOKS @AUDIOBOOK_COMM

Audio: The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden @arden_katherine @gatitweets ‏ @RH_Audio @PRHAudio  #JIAM #LOVEAUDIOBOOKS @AUDIOBOOK_COMM

I loved The Girl in the Tower  even more than the first book in  the Winternight Trilogy.  I was lucky enough to start listening to it immediately after finishing The Bear and the Nightingale.  I have it from Penguin Random Audio but I ended up checking it out at the library because I liked the Overdrive […]

Posted June 30, 2018 by Anne in Book Review, JIAM / 6 Comments

Audio: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden @arden_katherine @gatitweets ‏ @RH_Audio @PRHAudio #JIAM #LOVEAUDIOBOOKS @AUDIOBOOK_COMM

Audio: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden @arden_katherine @gatitweets ‏ @RH_Audio @PRHAudio  #JIAM #LOVEAUDIOBOOKS @AUDIOBOOK_COMM

This dark world is not a positive place for women. They are either confined in a convent or they are servants and brood mares for men. Even young girls are beaten and tied up at the whim of men. The world-building is vivid and historical. The characters are so well-developed. It is woven from Russian […]

Posted June 23, 2018 by Anne in Book Review, JIAM / 4 Comments

Audio: Y is for Yesterday by Sue Grafton

Audio: Y is for Yesterday by Sue Grafton

             I have read all the books in the Kinsey Millhone series   starting way back in the 1980s. Mystery is a favorite genre of mine, especially as a palate cleanser because of its action and facts. Of course, emotions get involved as well, but Kinsey is very straight forward. She leads […]

Posted September 1, 2017 by Anne in Book Review / 0 Comments

Uprooted by Naomi Novik

Uprooted by Naomi Novik

      I don’t think of myself as liking fantasy very much but Jessica from Rabid Reads had a high opinion of this and we seem to like some of the same things, so I read it.  There are limited humor and romance so why did I like it?   The characters and world-building detail […]

Posted March 31, 2016 by Anne in Book Review / 8 Comments