Book Title: Stiltskin Author: Andrew Buckley Genre: Fantasy Source: Netgalley Publisher: Curiousity Quills Press Published: December 9, 2013 Format: E-book ISBN: 978-1-62007-394-0 Description: In a world on the other side of ours, Rumplestiltskin has escaped the Tower prison with the help of the Mad Hatter. He plans to complete the evil mission he started so many years ago before he got locked up. But he has to make a pit stop in our world first: he has to deliver a message to the Mad Hatter’s son. Robert Darkly has always been odd; weird things happen to him regularly. He sleeps in one place and wakesRead More →

I love this poem. It’s the only one I found written by this poet.             Do not stand at my grave and weep I am not there. I do not sleep. I am a thousand winds that blow. I am the diamond glints on snow. I am the sunlight on ripened grain. I am the gentle autumn rain. When you awaken in the morning’s hush I am the swift uplifting rush Of quiet birds in circled flight. I am the soft stars that shine at night. Do not stand at my grave and cry; I am not there. I didRead More →

“Simbi! Will you not answer my question?” Lalude came forward and kicked the pot of water that served as his wife’s mirror; the water rippled and her image blurred.  She glared up at him “What? What question?” “Where are you going? You have been painting just your face for almost an hour!” “How is it your concern where I go and how long I take to get ready?” “What do you mean? Am I not your husband? Am I not the head of this home?” She laughed. “So, you’re the head of this home?  First prove that you’re a man, then we can talk about heading aRead More →

Book Title: Ramadan Sky Author: Nicola Hunter Publisher: Harper Collins (Authonomy) Source: Netgalley Published: September 26, 2013 Format: E-book ISBN: 9780007540778 Description: Vic is a red headed Aussie who goes to Jakarta, Indonesia to spend a few weeks teaching English as a foreign language. She has little tolerance for the hypocrisy of most cultures and is unmarried at the age of 39. She meets Fajar, a hot headed, much younger local who rides an ojek. Against all odds and social convention, the two form an attachment, and Vic is caught in a love triangle with Fajar’s naive ex, who has never really forgotten about him. Review:Read More →

Book Title: Adam Author: Ted Dekker Genre: Thriller Format: E-book Published: April 1, 2008 Publisher: Thomas Nelson Blurb: “Debates about the existence of Satan and God are the stuff of foolish children who are arguing about whether the world ends at the tree line in their backyard. An afternoon adventure into the woods would settle the matter for them. Take a trip with me, sir. I’ll show you the forest. And when you start to scream, I promise to hold your hand.” Alex Price slowly transforms from the dark, brooding young man with a beautiful sister who shares his horrible past, into a meticulous killerRead More →

Published: April 24, 2012 Publisher: Scribner Books Format: E-book Genre: Fantasy ISBN: 978-1-4516-5892-7 Blurb Roland Deschain and his Ka-tet have to wait out a destructive storm in a stone house located at the center of an abandoned village. As they wait, Roland tells the other three a story. Two stories, actually, of his first adventure as a young gun slinger.  He, with his partner Jamie, is sent by his (Roland’s) father to investigate a string of recent murders supposedly carried out by a shape shifter in the town of Little Debaria. By the time Roland and Jamie arrive at Debaria, the shape shifter has causedRead More →