Tag: fantasy

Torn — Book Review

Posted March 14, 2018 by displacedcactus in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
Torn — Book Review

I’m a sucker for unique expressions of magic in fantasy novels. When I found out that Rowenna Miller’s novel Torn was the story of seamstress who sews enchantments into her bespoke garments, I knew I had to read it… especially when I saw the gorgeous cover design.

Dreadful Young Ladies and Othe..

Posted February 7, 2018 by displacedcactus in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
Dreadful Young Ladies and Other Stories — Book Review

I’ll be perfectly honest, I put in a NetGalley request for Dreadful Young Ladies and Other Stories based solely on the cover. Oh, ok, maybe the comparison to Neil Gaiman helped, but mostly it was those beautiful dragonfly wings. Dreadful Young Ladies is a single-author short story collection featuring the work of Kelly Barnhill. All of […]

Robots vs Fairies — Book..

Posted January 31, 2018 by displacedcactus in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
Robots vs Fairies — Book Review

I’ve never one-clicked a book faster than when I found out about Robots vs Fairies. The only thing better than an anthology of stories trying to prove that either fairies or robots are the rightful masters of humanity is such an anthology that happens to feature work by some of your favorite authors and others […]