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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The City of Brass — Book Review

Call them djinn or genie, but wish-granting, lamp-bound spirits have long been a part of our cultural imagination. From I Dream of Jeannie to Disney’s Aladdin, to silly jokes about lamps found on the beach, we all grew up hearing about them. So what if you found out you had djinn heritage? The City of […]

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What I’m Reading In November

My reading ventures are erratic and eclectic. I have been branching out from my usual SCI-FI/FANTASY corner to explore other genres. Lately, I’ve been reading a handful of contemporaries, classics, and thrillers, which is a random combination. November is about comfort for me. I’m going to read whatever feels best because I’m in way over […]

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Barbary Station — Review

If you’ve ever secretly entertained a plan that involved going on a crime spree in order to pay off your student debts, you might enjoy Barbary Station by R.E. Stearns. Our two heroines in this story are recently-graduated engineers. Adda is a software engineer and Iridian is a mechanical engineer. They’re also lovers, and they […]

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Simple & Sweet Review Of Tea Sparrow

Tea Sparrow delivered samples of all natural loose leaf teas directly to my doorstep in the quaintest package I have ever seen. In a simple cardboard box stamped with their logo, Tea Sparrow sent me four mixes to try: Pistachio Date Night, Enchanted Forest, Roasted Almond, and Organic Sweet Cinnamon.  

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My Dream Book Adaptations

Late last week, news started circulating that Amazon was in talks to do an adaptation of Lord of the Rings. While I’m certainly happy about the bounty of SF/F movies and TV shows currently available, I’m just not too excited about another Lord of the Rings property. Nothing against Tolkien, it’s just that it’s already […]

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