I'm realizing more and more that some characters just piss me off due to my own personal life story.
Something a little different this Friday - Dark House Mystery reviews. What is a Dark House mystery you ask?
I'm a bit of a K-drama addict and I do love some Chinese epic movies (I adore Red Cliff). So I dipped into this double header this week: The Hidden Princess and Hidden Promises by Georgian Makalani.
I wasn't sure what to expect from the title and the cover, but gosh, I LOVED this snarky fairytale! It really is a gem. This is a nice blend of contemporary ideas that will appeal to readers but with that solid fairytale foundation that makes it relateable.
I'm way behind on my reviews but I did get a lot of reading done. Let me hit some highlights here - and reviews should be posting in about 5 days.
Here's what I'm reading and what I just reviewed this last week.
Overall, this is a book I didn't know I needed - and I'm glad I picked it up! Just bought the sequel and will get started when I want another all-nighter.
Today’s fantasy book Indie review is for The Winged Turban by Joshua Grasso.
WARNING: A GOTH-ICK TALE. Here are 101 short, macabre tales that run the gambit from horrifying to hilarious.
Where the story shines best is in two areas: the adventure and action scenes and when Stella is on her own. For example, the confrontations with the Shades were very thrilling and compelling.