Audiobooks Category

AudioBook Review: A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent by Marie Brennan

A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent by Marie Brennan Genre: Fantasy, Dragons Series: Memoirs by Lady Trent #1 Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates (February 2013) Author Info: swantower.com Narrator Info: Facebook Wendy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars This book was not exactly what I expected. That is to say, there isn’t a lot about […]

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Book Review: The King of Thorns by Mark Lawrence

King of Thorns by Mark Lawrence Genre: Dark Fantasy, Post Apocalyptic Series: The Broken Empire #2 Publisher: Ace Books (August 2012) Author Info:  mark—lawrence.blogspot.ca/ Wendy’s Rating: 5 of 5 stars “Whatever you look into can look back into you.” I recently read a piece of writing advice about how to properly write violence and death […]

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Lootz: Mogsy’s Book Haul

Featuring the new additions to my library for this past fortnight, as usual kicking things off with the physical pile… The House of the Four Winds by Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory – I’d requested an eARC of this, but then was lucky enough to win a physical copy through a sweepstakes! Really looking forward to some […]

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Mogsy’s Book Haul

My library saw some interesting new arrivals in the last couple weeks, as usual starting with the physical pile: The Girl with All the Gifts – my excitement to read this book has grown by leaps and bounds ever since it first piqued my interest. Finding out that it’s a straight-up horror only made me […]

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Mogsy’s Book Haul

This fortnight’s haul features a pretty eclectic mix, starting with the physical pile: House of the Rising Sun – I remember the ARC of this book catching my eye a few times, but it just always seemed to pass me by. I’m actually kinda glad this one showed up unsolicited from Orbit because I’ll definitely […]

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Audiobook Review: The Ghost Bride by Yangtze Choo

The Ghost Bride by Yangsze Choo Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal, Romance Publisher: William Morrow Publication Date: August 2013 Author Info: www.yschoo.com Wendy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Small pox has left Li Lan’s father lost in an almost constant cloud of opium escape after his wife’s death. They are bankrupt and Li Lan has few options for […]

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Mogsy’s Book Haul

Wolfhound Century – I’m actually not sure how this book has slipped my interest for so long, but it wasn’t until the recent release of the sequel that I finally started looking at the reviews and damn it just sounds so interesting. So excited that I won book one in a giveaway!World of Trouble – […]

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Mogsy’s Book Haul

The beginning of every month always sees a ton of amazing new releases, so I may have picked up a couple of those this week…and then some. This week also saw more than the arrival of just books though, for my highly-anticipated package filled with The Iron Wolves–related goodies arrived from across the pond! Included […]

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Audiobook Review: Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold

Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold Genre: Fantasy Series: Chalion #2 Publisher: HarperTouch Publication Date: April 2005 Narrator: Kate Reading Author Info: dendarii.com Wendy’s Rating: 5 of 5 stars “How fortunate for Us that We thirst for glorious souls rather than faultless ones, or We should be parched indeed and most lonely in Our […]

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Audiobook Review: Wheel of the infinite by Martha Wells

Wheel of the Infinite by Martha Wells Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Martha Wells Publication Date: July 2011 Narrator: Lisa Reneé Pitts Author Info: www.marthawells.com Wendy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Once again, Wells weaves her magic and builds us a world at once unique, inviting and familiar, though it is by no means the typical medieval European fantasy […]

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