Category: Books

Book Review: The Hidden Queen by Janelle Garrett

Book Review: The Hidden Queen by Janelle Garrett

I really, really, really wanted to love this book. I had high hopes, going in, and the book just… didn’t deliver. (I do list positives at the end, I promise. :P)

First, the writing style was bland. There wasn’t enough description or action to balance out the dialogue, and the dialogue was bogged down by repetitive descriptions of itself. Like the spot where it’s mentioned that Gwen laughed because she was amused. Or where she said “Perhaps” and we’re told it was noncommittal. A lot of places just could have benefited from trimming things down in a lot of places and bulking them up in others. Continue reading “Book Review: The Hidden Queen by Janelle Garrett”

The Nameless Book Tag

The Nameless Book Tag

I snagged this tag from Catherine at The Rebelling Muse. Thanks for turning a blind eye while I stole it. ;)

This tag doesn’t actually appear to have any rules, so let’s get into it!

1. What book has been on your shelf the longest?

In total? Of my unread books? Of books I have read but not since I acquired them? Continue reading “The Nameless Book Tag”