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Friday Face-Off: Family

Welcome to The Friday Face-Off, a weekly meme created by Books by Proxy! Each Friday, we will pit cover against cover while also taking the opportunity to showcase gorgeous artwork and feature some of our favorite book covers. If you want to join the fun, simply choose a book each Friday that fits that week’s predetermined theme, […]

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Review: Spoonbenders by Daryl Gregory

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. Spoonbenders by Daryl Gregory Mogsy’s Rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Genre: Paranormal, Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Knopf Publishing Group (Hardcover); Random House Audio (Audiobook) (June 27, 2017) Length: 416 pages (Hardcover); 14 hrs and 2 mins (Audiobook) […]

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Friday Face-Off: Beach/Seaside

Welcome to The Friday Face-Off, a weekly meme created by Books by Proxy! Each Friday, we will pit cover against cover while also taking the opportunity to showcase gorgeous artwork and feature some of our favorite book covers. If you want to join the fun, simply choose a book each Friday that fits that week’s predetermined theme, […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Favorite Novellas

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. They created the meme because they love lists. Who doesn’t love lists? They wanted to share these list with fellow book lovers and ask that we share in return to connect with our fellow book lovers. To learn more about […]

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Mogsy’s Bookshelf Roundup: Stacking the Shelves & Recent Reads

Bookshelf Roundup is a feature I do every other weekend which fills the role of several blog memes, like Stacking the Shelves where I talk about the new books I’ve added to my library or received for review, as well as It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? where I round up what I’ve read since the […]

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Tough Traveling: Otherworldly Creatures (Tentacles Preferred)

The Thursday feature “Tough Traveling” is the brainchild of Nathan of Review Barn, who has come up with the excellent idea of making a new list each week based on the most common tropes in fantasy, as seen in (and inspired by) The Tough Guide to Fantasyland by Diana Wynn Jones. Nathan has invited anyone who […]

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Mogsy’s Bookshelf Roundup: Book Haul, Backlist, What I’ve Read

The last two weeks were again very busy for new books, including a bunch that were complete surprises. It’s possible there are as many unsolicited titles here as I have requested, if not more at this point — but quite a few of them were already on my watchlist, and I also love new discoveries. […]

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Novella Review: We Are All Completely Fine by Daryl Gregory

We Are All Completely Fine by Daryl Gregory Genre: Horror, Paranormal Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tachyon (August 12, 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars If you recall in my review of Harrison Squared, I described that book as a fun, adventurous mystery which strikes the perfect balance for teen and adult crossover appeal. Well, nothing could […]

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Book Review: Harrison Squared by Daryl Gregory

Harrison Squared by Daryl Gregory Genre: Fantasy, Horror Series: Book 1 Publisher: Tor (March 24, 2015) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars I’m always on the lookout for good Lovecraft-inspired horror, and so when I stumbled upon the description of Daryl Gregory’s new novel Harrison Squared I just knew I had to check it out. When Harrison […]

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Mogsy’s Bookshelf Roundup: Book Haul, Backlist, What I’ve Read

It’s been a very busy couple weeks when it comes new books: Received For Review:    An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir – From First to Read. Every year there are a ton of Young Adult novels that get a lot of buzz and I honestly can’t keep up with them all. An Ember in […]

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