Category Archives: fantasy

tasting ‘the bastard prince’ – day 1

The Bastard Prince by Megan Derr The Blurb: Reyes O’Bannon lives a fairly quiet life, despite his role as the King’s secretary. His days are filled with appointments, paperwork, and avoiding the romantic attentions of Kinnaird, the Duke of Keyes; … Continue reading

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tasting yaoi: black knight 1

In an attempt to alleviate my boredom Given that I seem to have a visual fixation I’ve decided to expand my ‘tasting’ series to include a new stream to highlight some of the yaoi I’ve been gobbling up like crazy … Continue reading

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thoughts on ‘hero’

Kris’ New Year’s Readolution 3! To try a different author and/or genre once a month.I know I said I’d make the challenge specific to my blog and not include the reviews I’ve done for Wave; however, technically this is not … Continue reading

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tasting my keepers: ‘the ballad of jimothy redwing’

The Ballad of Jimothy Redwing by Maia Strong The Blurb: New lover. New city. New dangers. Wand’ring Minstrel Jimothy Redwing is used to life on the road, living by the words and music that are his stock in trade. While … Continue reading

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tasing my keepers: the swithin chronicles

The Swithin Chronicles by Sharon Maria Bidwell The Blurb of the First Book, Uly’s Comet: Markis Shavar, the Swithin Prince, controls the power of the Comet. His power may be the only thing that can stop a war between two … Continue reading

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thoughts on ‘mélusine’

It’s that time of the month again. *snort* No, not that time. Instead it’s time for… Kris’ New Year’s Readolution 3! To try a different author and/or genre once a month.When you take into account the books I’ve reviewed for … Continue reading

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for lb ~ tasting my keepers: ‘good omens’

Good Omens by Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett This is actually my poor, bashed up copy. Looks like it’s been re-read a couple of times, doesn’t it? LOL. The Blurb:According to The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch … Continue reading

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