Reading: First Year (The Black Mage #1) by Rachel E. Carter

Reading: First Year (The Black Mage #1) by Rachel E. Carter

Genres: fantasy, young adult Finally giving this one a fair shot. After borrowing this book from the library more than once (three times to be exact, this will be the fourth time I checked out this book), I am finally sitting down with this one. I probably should have given up after the second time […]

Reading: Treasury of Morse Mythology

Reading: Treasury of Morse Mythology

Treasury of Norse Mythology: Stories of Intrigue, Trickery, Love, and Revenge by Donna Jo Napoli, Christina Balit Published by National Geographic Children’s Books on September 22nd 2015 Genres: folklore, myths, non-fiction Pages: 192 Goodreads Classic stories and dazzling illustrations of gods, goddesses, heroes and monsters come to life in a stunning tableau of Norse myths, […]

Reading: The Art of Conversation

  “[…] conversation–it’s the basic building block of our connection with each other.” The Art of Conversation Judy Apps When this book first crossed my path it was to hand it to someone else. I remember it because I didn’t give any thought until the title caught my eye. Conversation. I love good conversations. Not […]

Reading: The Little Prince

Reading: The Little Prince

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Richard Howard, Dom Marcos Barbosa, Melina Karakosta on June 29th 2000 Genres: children’s, classics Pages: 93 Goodreads Moral allegory and spiritual autobiography, The Little Prince is the most translated book in the French language. With a timeless charm it tells the story of a little boy who leaves […]

Book Review: Many a Twist (County Cork #6)

Book Review: Many a Twist (County Cork #6)

Many a Twist (County Cork #6) by Sheila Connolly on January 9, 2018 Genres: contemporary, mystery Pages: 320 Goodreads The 411 Junkie Rundown We know that Cork County is the best place to live in Maura’s world so I’m skipping that. But there’s a new hotel developer in town and he’s looking to set up […]

Book Review: The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase #2)

Book Review: The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase #2)

The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, #2) by Rick Riordan Published by Disney-Hyperion on October 4th 2016 Genres: adventure, fantasy, myths Pages: 471 Goodreads The 411 Junkie Rundown The adventures *coughs troubles* for Magnus continues. A missing hammer, another prophecy, a new hall mate, and stopping Ragnorak–again–seems to be the […]