The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill

Narrator: Christina Moore Publisher: Recorded Books (2016) Length: 9 hours 37 minutes Author's Page In this beautifully magical book, the witch Xan adopts a sacrificial baby from the Protectorate into her heart, having accidentally fed her the moonlight. As baby Luna grows, so does her magic yet she is unable to control it. Soon she unknowingly becomes a … Continue reading The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill

Prudence by Gail Carriger

Narrator: Moira Quirk Publisher: Hachette Audio (2015) Length: 12 hours 40 minutes Series: Book 1 Custard Protocol Author's Page The metanatural Rue and her friends are on a mission for Queen and Country! And tea, of course. Prudence Alessandra Macon Akeldama (Rue) has been gifted an airship, which she charmingly names the Spotted Custard. She's also been given a … Continue reading Prudence by Gail Carriger

Naamah’s Kiss Part VII

Here we are at the end of Naamah's Kiss, Book 1 of Moirin's trilogy! This week, Lynn at Lynn's Book Blog is our host. We're covering Chapters 75-END, so be prepared for spoilers below! 1. Moirin has come a long way since we first met her. How do you think her adventures have changed her if at all - … Continue reading Naamah’s Kiss Part VII

Vintage SciFi Month 2017

Once again, my yearly foray into vintage science fiction will be lean. I do so love this yearly reading activity but I'm rather scattered this month with our planned trip to California for my big surgery. Once again, I will be giving this beautiful book, The Second Earth, by Patrick Woodroffe a try. It is … Continue reading Vintage SciFi Month 2017

Audiobook & Signed Book Giveaway + Interview: Brandon Bosse, Author of the Phillip Aisling Adventures

Everyone, please give a warm welcome to author Brandon Bosse. Don't miss the GIVEAWAY at the end of this post - signed paper copies and Audible.com/.UK copies of The Dreams of Phillip Aisling and the Numinous Nagwaagan.  What’s next for Phillip Aisling? Well that could be answered a few different ways. First, and what I’m … Continue reading Audiobook & Signed Book Giveaway + Interview: Brandon Bosse, Author of the Phillip Aisling Adventures

Audiobook Giveaway & Review: The Plague and I by Betty MacDonald

Scroll to the bottom for the giveaways! Narrator: Heather Henderson Publisher: Post Hypnotic Press Inc. (2016) Length: 8 hours 48 minutes Author's Page Betty MacDonald's humorous accounts of life continue! This time, she takes us through the year she spent in a tuberculosis sanitorium in Washington in 1938. She pokes fun at everyone, including herself. This was such … Continue reading Audiobook Giveaway & Review: The Plague and I by Betty MacDonald

So, What’s Up With That Face Leash?

Today marks my one year anniversary of being on 24/7 supplemental oxygen. It's been a frustrating, humbling, and boring year. At home, I have an oxygen concentrator (about the size of a large suitcase) with a 50+ foot tube that connects to the cannula on my face. When I'm out, I have a 2.5 ft … Continue reading So, What’s Up With That Face Leash?

Naamah’s Kiss Part VI

The read along continues with Naamah's Kiss, Book 1 of Moirin's trilogy! Everyone is welcome to join in. Here is the SCHEDULE for the read along. This week, Allie at Tethyan Books is our host. We're covering Chapters 61-74, so be prepared for spoilers below! 1) We've finally met Snow Tiger! What do you make of her and her … Continue reading Naamah’s Kiss Part VI

Zero-G by William Shatner and Jeff Rovin

Narrator: William Shatner Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio (2016) Length: 10 hours 59 minutes Series: Book 1 The Samuel Lord Series Shatner's Page  Rovin's Page In the near future, the US has the space station Empyrean under the control of Director Samuel Lord and has now decided to send up FBI personnel to govern this station. These FBI men … Continue reading Zero-G by William Shatner and Jeff Rovin

The Beauty Bride by Claire Delacroix

Narrator: Saskia Maarleveld Publisher: Deborah A. Cooke (2014) Length: 12 hours 56 minutes Series: Book 1 The Jewels of Kinfairlie Author's Page Set on the east coast of Scotland, in 1421, Madeline is 23 and her betrothed James was killed on the English assault at Rougemont. Her brother Alexander is laird of Kinfairlie and as such, has the power … Continue reading The Beauty Bride by Claire Delacroix