TBT:: The Indigo Spell by Richelle Mead

In the aftermath of a forbidden moment that rocked Sydney to her core, she finds herself struggling to draw the line between her Alchemist teachings and what her heart is urging her to do in The Indigo Spell. Then she meets alluring, rebellious Marcus Finch–a former Alchemist who escaped against all odds, and is now…

TBT: Bloodlines by Richelle Mead

In Bloodlines, Sydney’s blood is special. That’s because she’s an alchemist – one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets – and human lives. But the last encounter Sydney had with vampires got her in deep trouble with the…

Totally Should’ve Book Tag

So, A Lovelorn Virgo tagged me in the Totally Should’ve Book Tag, and I’m sitting here giggling because the title of this tag just makes me think of the V8 commercials. I’m an adult, I swear. My bills and bank account say I am, anyway. Here’s some things that I think should’ve had something else to…

Top Ten Unexpected Villains

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, so go see what other authors decided to write about for this week’s prompt, Top Ten Unexpected Villains! This week’s theme is Villain and I couldn’t decide how to do this without spoiling some of these books, especially for the unexpected theme that I went…

Top Ten Books set in Schools

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, so go see what other authors decided to write about for this week’s prompt – book set in schools! This week’s theme was a little bit of a freebie, because it just had to have something to do with school. I chose to…

My Week in Links

This week marked my first full week at the Danville Register & Bee, and as you can guess, it was a little busy. I didn’t make the time to write anything extensive this week, so I’m just going to do a wrap up of things I’ve been doing.   Here’s what I wrote: USDA, Chatham…

Review:: Soundless by Richelle Mead

For as long as Fei can remember, no one in her Soundless village has been able to hear. Rocky terrain and frequent avalanches make it impossible to leave the village, so Fei and her people are at the mercy of a zipline that carries food up the treacherous cliffs from Beiguo, a mysterious faraway kingdom. When…

Books to look forward to in April

Y’all, there are some fabulous books coming out in April. I’m very excited about these in particular, and here’s why! The Glittering Court – Richelle Mead A dazzling, romantic new fantasy series set in a mix of Elizabethan and frontier worlds from Richelle Mead, #1 internationally bestselling author of Vampire Academy. Big and sweeping, spanning the…