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Tough Traveling: Dragons

Back in 2014, the idea for Tough Traveling started with Nathan of Fantasy Review Barn who came 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, a tongue-in-cheek parody of the fantasy genre by Diana […]

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Book Review: Within the Sanctuary of Wings by Marie Brennan

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. Within the Sanctuary of Wings by Marie Brennan Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Series: Book 5 of Memoir by Lady Trent Publisher: Tor (April 25, 2017) Length: 352 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter It is […]

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Waiting on Wednesday 08/03/16

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that lets us feature upcoming releases that we can’t wait to get our hands on! Mogsy’s Pick Within the Sanctuary of Wings by Marie Brennan (April 25, 2017 by Tor) I’m so excited about this fifth book in the wonderful Memoir by Lady Trent series, but sadly, it […]

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Audiobook Review Bites: Here Be Dragons

A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan Series: Memoir by Lady Trent #1 Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Tor Books (February 5, 2013) Tiara’s Rating: 2.5 of 5 stars Lady Isabella Hendemore discovers a lifelong love of natural science, especially the study of dragons, at the tender age of seven-years-old. In her polite society, academics are […]

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Book Review: In the Labyrinth of Drakes by Marie Brennan

A review copy of this book was provided to me by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. In the Labyrinth of Drakes by Marie Brennan Mogsy’s Rating: 5 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Series: Book 4 of Memoir by Lady Trent Publisher: Tor (April 5, 2016) Length: 352 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter If you’re not reading this […]

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Book Review: Voyage of the Basilisk by Marie Brennan

A review copy of this book was provided to me by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Voyage of the Basilisk by Marie Brennan Genre: Fantasy Series: Book 3 of Memoir by Lady Trent Publisher: Tor (March 31, 2015) Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars In the interest of full disclosure, I majored in Anthropology […]

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Waiting on Wednesday 06/18/14

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that lets us feature upcoming releases that we can’t wait to get our hands on! Mogsy’s Pick: The Voyage of the Basilisk by Marie Brennan: March 31, 2015 (Tor Books) I can’t tell you how much I love the Memoirs of Lady Trent books. As someone fascinated by the natural sciences […]

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