Trying to catch up on my reviews. I don't want to get as behind as I was last year, while also giving myself permission to...just not write reviews for some things I read (longer than a couple sentences, anyway). But here are three mini romance reviews for audiobooks. Two I listened along with my wife … Continue reading Three Mini Audiobook Reviews
The Broken Kingdoms by NK Jemisin 🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 In the city of Shadow, blind artist Oree makes a living selling trinkets in the local market. Her secret—that she can see magic—is hidden, but her secrets are about to be revealed when a godling is found murdered in the alley behind her stall. Everything points to Oree … Continue reading Book Review: The Broken Kingdoms
Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel 🌺🌺🌺/5 A little girl falls into a hole and onto a giant hand. She's drawn by the mystery of the hand, and 17 years later is the leader of a research team dedicated to compiling pieces of a giant alien robot/construct/thing/weapon. Can her team make it work? Do they even … Continue reading Book Review: Sleeping Giants
Wait—biographies? Yes, apparently I'm a person who now reads—um, listens to—biographies. Who knew? Anywho, the first is one that has been on my TBR for a while, while the other two are more recent publications. Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow 🌺🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 How does a bastard, orphan, son of a whoreAnd a Scotsman, dropped in the … Continue reading Three Audiobook Biographies!
Beautiful by Juliet Marillier 🌺🌺🌺/5 One day, Hulde is going to marry her prince. Her mother has assured her, that once she marries her prince all will be well. But Hulde isn't too sure she wants to marry—she's too young, and she's not entirely keen on marrying someone she only just met. Plus, her bear … Continue reading Book Review: Beautiful
Over the past couple of years as I dabbled in and out of Audible (the devil, I tell you) and more and more into audiobooks, I realized that I really, really like history, but I really, really do not like reading history. But I want to continue to educate myself and have time to read … Continue reading 13 Non-Fiction Audiobooks on My TBR
Foundryside by Robert Jackson Bennett 🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 Sancia Grado is a thief in the slums of the Commons, but she has a secret: she can hear what objects. Everything and anything, which makes life difficult but her job easy. Until one day she is sent into a warehouse to steal a box, and her entire world … Continue reading Book Review: Foundryside