Forget Black Friday shopping, the big news today is the release of the seventh installment of the Star Wars series teaser trailer. The nearly 2 minute long video gives us a glimpse of space battles, old friends, and a new threat. Check it out and start the countdown with me to its release December 18, 2015.
The Parliament Review: Understanding the OwlsJanuary 11, 2024
A perennial favorite meme in my household—now used as a shorthand in many gift-giving situations—is “I never understood the owls.” Reading The Parliament by Aimee Pokwatka is another perfect application of the meme, since who could ever really understand the sudden appearance of thousands of murderous owls? Yep, owls. The ancient symbols of wisdom that …
The Imposition of Unnecessary Obstacles Review: Leveling UpJanuary 9, 2024
One of my favorite things going on right now is sequel books that are better than the first one. I don’t think it’s fair to call it a trend per say, maybe I’m just lucky in my choices or maybe there is some other reason. But whatever the cause for it, 2023 was a year …
A Power Unbound Review: Marske Nails the (Fancy) Hat TrickOctober 30, 2023
Freya Marske’s A Power Unbound is impressive. This is Marske’s third queer historical fantasy romance set in a secret magical society in early 1900s England. Each book has had its own flavor of romance and sex scenes—this time that plot delivers kinky gay erotica. As in her previous entries in the trilogy, Marske delivers a …