Posts tagged with ‘fantasy’

  • Mother Daughter & Son: “Princess Madeline and the Dragon” by Kirstin Pulioff Book Review/Giveaway (ends 1/31) WW

    By Ruth on January 21, 2014
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    About the Book Title: Princess Madeline and the Dragon (Princess Madeline Trilogy, Book #3) Author: Kirstin Pulioff Publication Date: November 26, 2013 Publisher: Caliburn Books Number of pages: 135 Recommended age: 10+   Summary After a season of battle and rebuilding, the Kingdom of Soron is exhausted. With the return of the exiled wizards, the Spring Faire, and her upcoming […]
  • Young Adult Faeries & Fantasy Giveaway Hop (Ends 1/15) WW

    By Ruth on January 7, 2014
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    Young Adult Faeries & Fantasy Giveaway Hop January 8th to 15th I am the first to admit that I am not a fantasy book fan.  However, it would seem that as time has gone on, I have come to appreciate fantasy books, and I sometimes even enjoy them! I thought I would ask my daughter what her favorite fantasy book […]
  • “The Raie’Chaelia” by Melissa Douthit Book Review

    By Ruth on December 19, 2013
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    Summary (from goodreads): When Chalice sets off for Branbury in the middle of the night with her grandfather’s instructions, she has no idea of the dangers that await her. The King’s men have destroyed her home village of Canton and she is suddenly thrown into a Terravailian world that she does not know. Lost and alone, she is hard pressed […]
  • “The Shadow of Atlantis” by Wendy Leighton-Porter Book Review

    By Ruth on October 27, 2013
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    The Shadow of Atlantis by Wendy Leighton-Porter My rating: 5 of 5 stars This was an absolutely delightful young adult fantasy novel, and throughout most of the book, all I found myself thinking was how much my daughter would relish this book. But amazingly, I enjoyed it, too. As far as I am concerned, that gives even more credence to […]
  • Pump Up Your Book: “Upir and the Monster Gang” by Sharron and Raymond Thornton Book Review

    By Ruth on October 4, 2013
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    Join Sharron Thornton and Raymond Thornton, author and illustrator of the illustrated tweenie novel, Upir and the Monster Gang, as they tour the blogosphere October 1 – November 16, 2013 on their first virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book! ABOUT UPIR AND THE MONSTER GANG Coming from a long line of highly respected vampires, Upir knew that going […]
  • Shadow Mountain: “Janitors 3: Curse of the Broomstick” by Tyler Whitesides Book Tour/Review

    By Ruth on September 28, 2013
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    Title: Janitors, Book 3: Curse of the Broomstaff Author: Tyler Whitesides Page Count: 343 (quick, fun, easy read)   TOUR DATES               Sept. 9-30 Janitors: Curse of the Broomstaff   A secret society of Janitors with wizard-like powers continue their battle, and now, the stakes are even higher. The Bureau of Educational Maintenance is after Alan Zumbro and this time they mean […]
  • “The Enchanted” by Elaine Cantrell Book Review

    By Ruth on September 26, 2013
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    For more information and to enter the soon-to-end giveaway, click here. The Enchanted by Elaine Cantrell My rating: 5 of 5 stars If you regularly read my reviews, you know that I have a kind of love-hate relationship with fantasies. Very rarely do I find a fantasy that actually captures my attention and intrigues me beyond idle curiosity. This is […]
  • “The Rising Wind” by Ken Floro III Book Review

    By Ruth on September 2, 2013
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    Read my original blog post concerning the tour and giveaway here. The Rising Wind by Ken Floro III My rating: 4 of 5 stars When it comes to fantasy fiction, I never know for certain whether I will like it or not. Fantasy is a relatively new genre for me, but no matter my personal preferences, I can often appreciate […]
  • Lightining Book Promotions: “From Frights to Flaws” by Sunayna Prasad Book Tour

    By Ruth on July 30, 2013
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    I am playing catch-up yesterday due to my grandmother’s death and funeral, and so this post is late, and my review is not done.  But I wanted to make sure that you receive the information on this new middle grade fantasy book.  The review will be published very soon–I am reading like crazy to catch up on several reviews. Welcome […]
  • Tribute Books: “Warpworld” by Kristine Perron and Joshua Simpson Book Tour/Giveaway (Ends 7/31) WW

    By Ruth on July 28, 2013
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    Warpworld Book Summary: How far would you go…On his first crossing through the warps, Seg discovers a world rich in vita – fuel to save his dying world. Cold, brilliant and desperate to prove himself as a Cultural Theorist, Seg breaks away from the recon squad sent to protect him, to scout out prime vita sources. But to find his prize […]