Tag Archives: ARC

Dust Bath Revival – Marianne Kirby

I’ve developed a prejudice against books with 16-year-old protagonists. There are almost as many book synopses that start with “16-year-old so and so…” as there are book titles along the lines of Somebody’s Daughter or Wife or Sister or whatever. … Continue reading

Posted in books, Children's/YA, fantasy | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Pirate King: Laurie R. King

I won this book, to my intense delight, from LibraryThing’s Early Readers giveaway – many thanks. I did a read-through of most of the Mary Russell/Sherlock Holmes novels (how funny that Holmes takes second billing) in preparation for reading my … Continue reading

Posted in books, mystery | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment