Book Reviews

Book Review: The Invisible Library

Book Review: The Invisible Library, by Genevieve Cogman:  Irene would like nothing better than to curl up with a good book. She is, after all, a librarian. However, she works for the mysterious Library that exists between the worlds. Her job involves going into the alternate realities and collecting important books of fiction, by whatever means… Continue reading Book Review: The Invisible Library

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky – Epilogue or What Happened Afterwards

Epilogue -- Life was filled with much joy after that. Matthew was a much better person after his experience as a pig, and he became known as a wise and merciful king. His reign was noted for its peace. He and Ella had three more children, and they invited all the extended family and their friends… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky – Epilogue or What Happened Afterwards

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 49.5 — Zelda’s Plans

Ch. 49.5 – Zelda Mary, troll princess of Saltonia and Nelsonia, watched the battle from the tower window of Eli’s room. As the battle progressed, she kept Eli updated, gloating over the trolls’ easy victory. Eli lay on the bed under the blanket, pretending to be drugged, and waited for the signal. The gingerbread and Miracle… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 49.5 — Zelda’s Plans

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 46.4 — Zelda’s Lie

Ch. 46.4 -- Eli listened as Zelda continued her conversation with Jeeves in the hallway. “Eli was gone a long time from Nelsonia. He doesn’t remember it, but he was being held captive by an evil witch named Connie, who lives in the Tulgey Woods. She put a spell on him. During the day he seems… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 46.4 — Zelda’s Lie

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 44.6 — The Council of War

Ch. 44.6 -- “Count me in,” said a new voice. In came a small gnome wearing a cloak and a sword. “Butterfingers!” Ezra rushed over and gave his friend a hug. “What happened to you?” “Long story, but I’ve brought some friends.” They grinned at each other. To Janine’s surprise, a horde of armed gnomes… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 44.6 — The Council of War

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 41.7 — Trapped

CH. 41.7 -- Janine cried out in anguish. “You can’t do this.” Zelda sneered. “And who’s going to stop me?” Janine strained against the Grabberry Vines. “I am.” “You? Think again, little sister. Grabberry vines do not release their victims. As the plant grows, you will be slowly digested." Janine knew it was true. Her… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 41.7 — Trapped

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 39.4 — The Werewolf

Ch. 39.4 – While Paul shouted outside the front door, Eli threw the red cloak over his clothes and drew the hood over his face. Then he sat on the stool by the bed. As he stared at the man in the bed, Eli remembered where he’d seen him before. “You’re MacQuire, the werewolf. You… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 39.4 — The Werewolf

Book Reviews

Twilight/Life and Death

Book Review:  Twilight/Life and Death, by Stephenie Meyer: I was curious to see how Stephenie Meyer was going to pull off a gender switch up for Twilight, so I bought Twilight/Life and Death (the tenth anniversary edition) and started reading. First you have to understand that I am a die-hard Twilight fan. I've read the… Continue reading Twilight/Life and Death

Book Reviews

Celia and the Wolf

Book Review:  Celia and the Wolf, by Donna Maloy. Celia’s father has warned her repeatedly that her true nature as a shapeshifter is to be kept hidden. But normal life in 1806 England is so boring. A fourteen-year old young lady is supposed to sit still, be pretty, embroider, and act refined. Celia dreams of… Continue reading Celia and the Wolf

Book Reviews

Beauty and the Werewolf

Book Review -- Beauty and the Werewolf, by Mercedes Lackey I always enjoy retellings of the old fairy tales, and this was no exception. Isabella Beauchamps has two step sisters and a step mother, but instead of being the servant, Bella runs the household with efficiency and love. Wearing her red cloak, Isbella Beauchamps sets… Continue reading Beauty and the Werewolf