The Red Threads of Fortune — Book Review

Have you ever heard the term “silkpunk”? I first heard it in reference to Ken Liu’s The Grace of Kings, a book that unfortunately didn’t work for me. It refers to a subgenre of science fiction and fantasy that imagines alternate histories and alternate worlds through the lens of Asian culture, religion, magic, and scientific advancements. […]

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Netflix Binges Between Books

Do you remember that time I swore Netflix would not become my binge of choice between books? Yeah, me neither. Even the best of us fall into the Netflix trap and with the shows they’re cranking out these days, it’s harder to kick than a sugar fix. Trust me, I know. I’m a sugar addict. […]

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Creatures of Will and Temper

I often find myself thinking that a book would be better if the main character was a woman. Even in books with a female narrator, I end up lamenting the fact that our heroine doesn’t seem to have any girlfriends. So yes, a retelling of The Picture of Dorian Gray focused around three women is […]

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NOW OPEN: Winter Solstice 1k Giveaway

Dear Ravenous Readers, I am thrilled to announce the Winter Solstice 1k Giveaway is now OPEN. This month, I am thanking ALL OF YOU who have been a part of this amazing journey. Ravenous for Reads is another year old and it has grown so much. Thank you for being here ♥♥♥ via GIPHY Click the link above […]

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Clockwork Boys — Book Review

T. Kingfisher is a comfort read for me. Her stories are often retellings of fairy tales, or inspired by fairy tale tropes. Whereas in traditional tales we’re usually told that the hero or heroine is “good” and “kind-hearted” and that’s about the end of their characterization, Kingfisher has a real gift of creating these well-rounded […]

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Winter Solstice 1k Giveaway

Dear Ravenous Readers ♥ I am both happy and grateful that all of you are a part of Ravenous for Reads. Because of your enthusiasm and engagement, my blog has reached 1,106 followers this month. via GIPHY This is AMAZING! No, amazing isn’t even a grand enough word. Spectacular? Astonishing? Sensational? All right, I admit it. […]

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Blogger Recognition Award 2017

Happy Sunday, Ravenous Readers! This week I was nominated by Dee Jackson of MyDeeDeesDiary for the 2017 Blogger Recognition Award. Thank you for this amazing opportunity, Dee. It made my day!

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