Mythology Category

Book Review: The Gospel of Loki by Joanne Harris

A review copy of this book was provided to me by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. The Gospel of Loki by Joanne M. Harris Genre: Fantasy, Mythology Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Saga Press (US: May 5, 2015) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars It’s been so many years […]

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Backlist Burndown: Sevenwaters 1 & 2 by Juliet Marillier

As a book blogger, sometimes I get so busy reading review titles and new releases that I end up missing out on a lot previously published books, so one of my goals for this year is to take more time to catch up with the backlist, especially in my personal reading pile. And it seems I’m […]

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Audiobook Review: Endsinger by Jay Kristoff

Endsinger by Jay Kristoff Genre: Fantasy Series: Book 3 of The Lotus War Publisher: Audible Studios (November 25, 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 3.5 of 5 stars It is worth noting that I listened to the audiobook version of this, whereas I read the print or ebook copy of the previous two books in the trilogy. I mention this because […]

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YA Weekend: Mortal Gods by Kendare Blake

Mortal Gods by Kendare Blake Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Series: Book 2 of Goddess War Publisher: Tor Teen (October 14, 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 3 of 5 stars I’m a mythology buff, so naturally I became drawn to Kendare Blake’s Goddess War series. The first book introduced us to the concept that the Old Gods of Greek […]

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Book Review: Poison Fruit by Jacqueline Carey

Poison Fruit by Jacqueline Carey Genre: Urban Fantasy Series: Book 3 of Agent of Hel Publisher: Roc (October 7, 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars It was shortly after finishing the second book of Agent of Hel that I discovered the series was only going to be three books. While that was a little surprising, since […]

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Book Review: The Golden City by J. Kathleen Cheney

The Golden City by J. Kathleen Cheney Genre: Fantasy Series: Book 1 of The Golden City Publisher: Roc (November 5, 2013 ) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars The Golden City is a book that may take a bit of patience to get into, but it ends up being well worth the time once the story gets […]

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YA Weekend: Antigoddess by Kendare Blake

Antigoddess by Kendare Blake Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Series: Book 1 of The Goddess War Publisher: Tor Teen (September 10, 2013) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars   Antigoddess is the second book I have read by Kendare Blake, after the fun times I had with Anna Dressed in Blood […]

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Book Review: Warrior of the West by M.K. Hume

Warrior of the West by M.K. Hume Genre: Historical Fiction, Fantasy Series: Book 2 of King Arthur Publisher: Atria Date of Publication: January 7, 2014 Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars – “Hume takes her expertise on the legend and history of King Arthur and weaves in her own personal […]

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Book Review: Kinslayer by Jay Kristoff

Kinslayer by Jay Kristoff Genre: Young Adult Fantasy, Steampunk Series: Book 2 of The Lotus War Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books Date of Publication: September 17, 2013 Author Information:  Website | Twitter It’s going to be extremely difficult to talk about the sheer awesomeness of this book without giving spoilers, but darn it, I’m going to […]

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Book Review: Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff

Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff Genre: Young Adult Fantasy, SteampunkSeries: Book 1 of The Lotus War Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books Date of Publication: September 18, 2012 Author Information: Website | Twitter This was a refreshing read that stood out from all the steampunk I’ve been chomping through lately. I used to think this sub-genre and setting […]

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