Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo Publication Date: October 8, 2019 Summary from GoodReads: Galaxy “Alex” Stern is the most unlikely member of Yale’s freshman class. Raised in the Los Angeles hinterlands by a hippie mom, Alex dropped out of school early and into a world of shady drug dealer boyfriends, dead-end jobs, and much, much … Continue reading Alex Stern #1
I started watching Midnight, Texas and fell in love with the quirky characters, the setting and the story. It wasn't until after the first season that I discovered the show was based on a book series. Normally I insist on reading a book before watching the show or movie, but it sometimes happens this way … Continue reading Books vs TV Show – Midnight, Texas
Highfire by Eoin Colfer Publication Date: January 28, 2020 Summary from NetGalley: In the days of yore, he flew the skies and scorched angry mobs—now he hides from swamp tour boats and rises only with the greatest reluctance from his Laz-Z-Boy recliner. Laying low in the bayou, this once-magnificent fire breather has been reduced to … Continue reading Dragon in the Swamp!
The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern Publication Date: November 5, 2019 Summary from NetGalley: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Night Circus, a timeless love story set in a secret underground world—a place of pirates, painters, lovers, liars, and ships that sail upon a starless sea. Zachary Ezra Rawlins is a graduate student in Vermont when … Continue reading A Timeless Love Story
Hounded by Kevin Hearne (2011) Summary from Goodreads: Atticus O’Sullivan, last of the Druids, lives peacefully in Arizona, running an occult bookshop and shape-shifting in his spare time to hunt with his Irish wolfhound. His neighbors and customers think that this handsome, tattooed Irish dude is about twenty-one years old—when in actuality, he’s twenty-one centuries … Continue reading The Iron Druid Chronicles