My thoughts of The Way of Kings

 I finished Brandon Sanderson’s The Way of Kings and it was fantastic. The world-building and characters were superb, though I have to admit that I struggled with Sanderson’s pacing. After adjusting to Sanderson’s writing style, I found myself hooked and ready to learn more about the Cosmere. I’ve picked up book 2, Words of Radiance…

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Review: Yours Cruelly, Elvira: Memoirs of the Mistress of the Dark

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Hachette Books (September 21, 2021) Language ‏ : ‎ English Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 304 pages ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0306874350 ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0306874352 I should start out by admitting my bias, I love Elvira. I love old schlock B horror movies and Halloween so it should come as no surprise that I love…

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My thoughts of “The Song of Achilles”

With a score of about 4 1/2 stars and over 15,000 reviews on Amazon, you would think that I would love the story. I didn’t like it. In “The Song of Achilles”, Madeline Miller retells a portion of the Iliad as seen through the eyes of Patroclus. My biggest problem with the story was the…

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Review Threshold by Sharon Day

Threshold is the third book of the A Seek Team Adventures by Sharon Day and should be available in April. While you don’t need to read the earlier books in the series A Ghost of a Chance and Tall, Dark, and Elusive, I’d strongly recommend starting with those books. Knowing the story from Ghost and Elusive will add a lot of…

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Review: Haunted Surry to Suffolk

Haunted Surry to Suffolk: Spooky Locations Along Routes 10 and 460 By Pamela K. Kinney Product description: Take a journey along Virginia’s scenic Routes 10 and 460 eastbound to enjoy the lovely countryside and metropolises that spread around these two roads. Most of all, discover that some historical houses, plantations, battlefields, parks, and even the…

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My thoughts of Spider-man Noir

I am a big fan of retro, steampunk, dieselpunk, atompunk, etc.. Give me a little dark noir, some dieselpunk, with a murder mystery and you have the makings of a hit with me. Marvel has taken one of it’s popular superheroes and placed him in New York City in 1939. This noir-treatment isn’t new, it’s…

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Review: A New Way to Age: The Most Cutting-Edge Advances in Antiaging

File Size: 4353 KB Print Length: 448 pages Publisher: Gallery Books (January 7, 2020) Publication Date: January 7, 2020 Sold by: Simon and Schuster Digital Sales Inc All in all, I would have to say that I enjoyed this ebook. I guess, at the age of 61, books about aging seem to catch my eye. I can’t say that this…

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