Category Archives: Fiction

Red Queen

Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard 1/7 stars (some spoilers, if you care) I put this book on my list because it won a Goodreads Choice Award. Often when that happens, a book is worth my time and I enjoy the … Continue reading

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Armada

Armada by Ernest Cline 3/7 stars [mild spoilers] On the whole, I found this book under-whelming. I will fully admit that I had high expectations of Cline after Ready Player One. Cline’s first novel was well thought out, written, and … Continue reading

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Like Water for Chocolate

Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel 7/7 stars I loved this book so much. Once I picked it up I could not put it down. Thank God it was short; I would have gotten nothing done last weekend. What … Continue reading

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Any Human Heart

Any Human Heart by William Boyd 6/7 stars Any Human Heart was very interesting. I often have a very hard time enjoying a book when I dislike the protagonist. When I met Logan Mountstuart, he was not a very likable … Continue reading

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Comrades We

Comrades We (Comrades Trilogy #1) by A. Louise Olson 5/7 stars When reading a book in a new series, I look for a number of very specific things. First and foremost I want a well thought out world. Politics, culture, … Continue reading

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Abaddon’s Gate

Abaddon’s Gate (The Expanse #3) By James S. A. Corey 6/7 stars [mild spoilers, because third book] In general, I am much more of a fantasy than sci-fi fan. I enjoy both but gravitate more towards magic systems, dragons and … Continue reading

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Wyrd Sisters

Wyrd Sisters By Terry Pratchett 6/7 stars I am a huge fan of Terry Pratchett. I have read all of the his books multiple times, watched most of the movies, and quoted lines with my husband. I won’t pretend to … Continue reading

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