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…

Review: The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

To you, perceptive reader, I bequeath my history… – The Historian Late one night, exploring her father’s library, a young woman finds an ancient book and a cache of yellowing letters addressed ominously to ‘My dear and unfortunate successor’. Her discovery plunges her into a world she never dreamed of – a labyrinth where the secrets…