Category: Fantasy

What are you reading? Weekly bookshelf

174 books/magazines read and reviewed so far this year. The Amish Single Mother (Amish Misfits #4) Price, Samantha * 4.49 1 of 5 stars2 of 5 stars3 of 5 stars4 of 5 stars5 of 5 stars currently-reading[edit] not set [edit] Dec 04, 2021 editview » The Christmas… Continue Reading “What are you reading? Weekly bookshelf”

What are you reading? Weekly bookshelf

170 books/magazines read and reviewed so far this year. cover title author avg rating rating shelves date read date added  Voice of Dominion (The Spoken Mage, #3)by Melanie Cellier * 4.31 avg rating — 3,070 ratings — published 2019Even the Spoken Mage has limits to the power of her… Continue Reading “What are you reading? Weekly bookshelf”

Magazine Review: Deep Magic Issue 66 By Amberlin

Deep Magic – Fall 2019 by Jeff Wheeler My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle as always top-notch I did tag a few grammatical errors this time but the stories were all good. Respecting the teaser prompts leads to more involved readers so that is… Continue Reading “Magazine Review: Deep Magic Issue 66 By Amberlin”

Book Review: Voice of Command by Melanie Cellier

Voice of Command by Melanie Cellier My rating: 5 of 5 stars KindleTested and ProvenIn her second year at the Academy Elena finds herself tested and tried and finding herself more powerful than she or they ever dreamed. I appreciated the limitation discussion and… Continue Reading “Book Review: Voice of Command by Melanie Cellier”

Book Review: Voice of Power by Melanie Cellier

Voice of Power by Melanie Cellier My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle topsy turvey Oh, what a tale we are weaving here. First, the great divide between the have and have nots is words, and words have power. Now introduce a non-magical commoner who… Continue Reading “Book Review: Voice of Power by Melanie Cellier”

Book Review: The Found and the Lost: The collected Novellas by Ursula K. Le Guin

The Found and the Lost: The Collected Novellas of Ursula K. Le Guin by Ursula K. Le Guin My rating: 4 of 5 starsKindle Good material from many of the author’s worlds. I read Earthsea some years ago and thought these novellas would refresh… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Found and the Lost: The collected Novellas by Ursula K. Le Guin”

How do you read

Survey: How do you like to read? Paper/Hardback? Kindle or Kindle app? Audible? Or a combination of the above? I’m listening to 2 books on Audible by Charles Martin: “What if it’s true” and “Life Interrupted”. I am listening to What if it’s True… Continue Reading “How do you read”

Book Review: The Messenger by Douglas Niles

The Messenger by Douglas Niles My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazonI pulled this off my bookshelf for a re-read. I used to be heavy into Dungeons and Dragons. The Dragonlance series was written with the gamer in mind. My problem with this one was… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Messenger by Douglas Niles”

Book Review: The ship who Sang By Anne McCaffrey

The Ship Who Sang by Anne McCaffrey My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon The ship who sang is the anchor for the Brainship series. This book was more of a compilation of 5 short stories and novellas published between 1961 and 1969. Every volume… Continue Reading “Book Review: The ship who Sang By Anne McCaffrey”

Book Review: Stars and Empire: 10 Galactic Tales by Jay allan and others

Stars & Empire by Jay Allan My rating: 3 of 5 stars Galactic war and more war Sorry just too much of the same plain vanilla space war where the authors don’t even bother to develop alien species. I think the m more of… Continue Reading “Book Review: Stars and Empire: 10 Galactic Tales by Jay allan and others”