Jim Henson’s Labyrinth review

Jim Henson’s Labyrinth A. C. H. Smith Star rating: ★★★★ ☆ 4/5 stars Format: library hardback Summary: The novelization of the movie Labyrinth, Sarah wishes her baby brother away to live with the goblins and instantly regrets her wish. She strikes a deal with Jareth the Goblin King to solve his labyrinth and find herContinue reading “Jim Henson’s Labyrinth review”

Fairest of All review

Disney Villains: Fairest of All by Serena Valentino Star rating: ★★☆☆☆ 2/5 Format: library eaudiobook Summary: A backstory for the Wicked Queen from Snow White, the Queen is a young woman newly married to the king and step-mother to the young princess. The book details how she became the menace known in the well-known story.Continue reading “Fairest of All review”

The Ocean at the End of the Lane review

“Grown-ups don’t look like grown-ups on the inside either. Outside, they’re big and thoughtless and they always know what they’re doing. Inside, they look just like they always have. Like they did when they were your age. Truth is, there aren’t any grown-ups. Not one, in the whole wide world.” The Ocean at the EndContinue reading “The Ocean at the End of the Lane review”

The Star-Touched Queen review

“I hadn’t known until now, but I saw it, felt it. I came here for her. Because it didn’t matter whether I had lived in another realm for years that I thought were mere days. It didn’t matter that I had tasted fairy fruit, fallen in love and broken a heart. Some bonds were imperviousContinue reading “The Star-Touched Queen review”

Lair of Dreams review

“Swell. Isn’t there some kinda ghost primer in this joint: Reading, Writing, ’Rithmetic, Ridding Yourself of Soul-Stealing Demons for Fun and Profit? Why isn’t there ever anything useful around here?” Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray Star Rating: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook Summary: After John Hobbs was stopped, New York settled into aContinue reading “Lair of Dreams review”

Mortal Heart review

“And there it is. The threat I have lived with my entire life. If I am not good enough, kind enough, thoughtful enough, obedient enough, I will be cast from my home like a stunted fish from a fisherman’s net.” Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers Star Rating: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook Summary: AnnithContinue reading “Mortal Heart review”

June 2017 wrap-up

June was a really productive month for reading. There was a heat wave so we spent a lot of time inside during that. My daughter also had swim lessons which went really good. Just this week our ad went out which was pretty terrible. My husband and his friend fixed it yesterday though. Books IContinue reading “June 2017 wrap-up”