Fablehaven, by Brandon Mull, 2006-2010

I missed this series when it first came out, but I've heard it mentioned so many times that I had to read it for myself. Wow! What an awesome middle grade fantasy series! I was hooked in the first chapter. I checked all five books out from the library this summer then had to battle … Continue reading Fablehaven, by Brandon Mull, 2006-2010

Winterling, by Sarah Prineas, 2012, Book Review

My blog’s been a little shy on sweetness lately, but this book fits the bill nicely. It was a wonderful surprise. First, I have to comment on how gorgeous the cover art is. I made it really big because I love it. Not only did it draw me to the story, it reflects it perfectly. … Continue reading Winterling, by Sarah Prineas, 2012, Book Review

Thirteen Treasures, by Michelle Harrison, 2010, Book Review

Tanya can see fairies. Unfortunately, she can’t explain away the odd things that always seem happen to her because no one else can see them. So Tanya ends up holding the blame each time they cause mischief. And now her mother has had enough. Tanya is being sent on an extended visit to her grandmother’s … Continue reading Thirteen Treasures, by Michelle Harrison, 2010, Book Review

The Iron King, by Julie Kagawa, 2010, Book Review

“We were born of the dreams and fears of mortals...” The fey, the immortal, the faeries–they’ve always been out there, but Meghan never saw them till the day she turned sixteen. The day they came for her four-year-old brother. This delightful new tale draws from a pair of Shakespearean plays. Oberon, Titiana and Puck, from … Continue reading The Iron King, by Julie Kagawa, 2010, Book Review