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Just ramblings of a fantasy junkie

November 2014
text: A brand new start
I have cleared my read shelf.I want to use this site only to keep track and post reviews so it makes no sense to have a long ...
July 2014
There is a Goodreads review of The Wee Free Men calling Tiffany "bratty and demanding" and I really hope that reviewer never ...
updated shelf
reviewed: A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray · Wrap-up
Fitting in at a new school is not the easiest of tasks, and horrific visions of another world and your dead mother are the op...
A Great and Terrible Beauty - Libba Bray
July 2014
""I'm sorry," I said. "I'm sorry for us all." He shook his head. "Don't be. It's like saying that you're sorry that you exist...."
Who Fears Death - Nnedi Okorafor
July 2014
reviewed: Nimona
I'm reading Nimona as it's published on the web, but I'll definitely buy the collected edition once it's out!
Nimona -  Noelle Stevenson
July 2014
reviewed: Godslayer
**this is a review for both volumes of the series**Well, you know the plot of this one: for the first time in ages the Forces...
Godslayer - Jacqueline Carey
June 2014
reviewed: Banewreaker
** Here is my complete review for the series, posted on the page for Godslayer **Very conflicted about giving it four stars, ...
Banewreaker - Jacqueline Carey
May 2014
reviewed: Death and What Comes Next
(09/05/14) Again not setting a date read, since it's so short.Possibly the coolest concepts of Heaven and Hell I've ever come...
Death and What Comes Next - Terry Pratchett
May 2014
reviewed: The Hellbound Heart
Can't really decide between a 2 and 3 star rating. I'm being generous.
The Hellbound Heart - Clive Barker
May 2014
reviewed: Looking for Jake
- This review can also be found at my book blog -It was my first time reading China Miéville. As in every short stories colle...
Looking for Jake - China Miéville
April 2014
reviewed: The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas
Read 20/07/2014.
The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas - Ursula K. Le Guin
reviewed: Rocannon's World
4.5 starsReview coming when I stop crying.
Rocannon's World - Ursula K. Le Guin
April 2014
reviewed: Invito a una decapitazione
It's going to be quite a while before I make sense of this one. Would definitely recommend this edition: the text is already ...
Invito a una decapitazione - Vladimir Nabokov, Margherita Crepax
April 2014
reviewed: Professor Greenbolt's Aetheric Marvels
(04/04/14)Very short story, so I'm not counting it for the reading challenge.It is pretty standard "creepy plot-twist" fare, ...
Professor Greenbolt's Aetheric Marvels - Melinda Bardon