3 stars · Children's Fiction

Bonus Review!: The Blue Moon Narthex by N.J. Donner

published: February 7th, 2017 by Steel Page Press

pages: 360

genre: children’s/ middle grade; sci fi/fantasy

series: 1st book of more to come

First of all, it’s important to mention that this is a children’s or middle grade novel, and definitely not a YA. If the reading audience you’re looking for is around 10-12, then this may be the book for you! Otherwise, it has little appeal to an older audience. Continue reading “Bonus Review!: The Blue Moon Narthex by N.J. Donner”

1 & 2 stars · Children's Fiction · Young Adult

Review: A Mortal Song by Megan Crewe

published: September 16th, 2016
pages: 382
genre: YA fantasy (middle grade)

It’s always harder to write a poor review than it is a good one, but there’s a huge difference between not enjoying a book and being disappointed with the writing. This book started out with what sounded like a good premise. The main character thinks she is the foretold hero to save everything, only to find out that it’s someone else and she’s more normal than she ever imagined. Unfortunately, that is where the interest ends.

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3 stars · Children's Fiction · Fantasy

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne

published: July 31st, 2016

pages: 320

genre: play

Whether you enjoy this book all depends on your expectations going into it. If you try to think of this as an 8th book to the Harry Potter series, you will be sorely disappointed. It is not at all like the books. I did, however, still enjoy it as a Harry Potter fan. Continue reading “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne”