‘Gilt’ by Katherine Longshore

Gilt by Katherine Longshore Viking Juvenile 398 pages Pub. Date:   May 15, 2012 Book received from:  Won (signed copy from A Little Shelf of Heaven) _____________________________________ Genre:  YA Historical Fiction Series:  There is no name to the series, but it is a series focusing on the women of the court of King Henry VIII. Cover:  […]

E-Galley Glimpse #4

So, this feature is intended to spotlight the galleys I peruse.  I will read 25 pages or so and judge from there whether I will choose to:  Buy, borrow, add to the wishlist, forget about, or delete and never look back. So, let’s take a peak: Hidden (Avena #1) by Marianne Curley Expected publication:  June 25, […]

Book Tour: ‘A Half Forgotten Song’ by Katherine Webb

I would like to apologize for posting this a bit late, as it was supposed to be up last week.  I had a wee bit of technical difficulty with WordPress.  Fine- it was me, alright.  I accidentally entered the wrong year for posting.  I have managed to work out the slight kink, and the operator, […]

Book Tour: ‘The Golem and the Jinni’ by Helene Wecker

The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker Harper 486 pages Pub. Date:   April 23, 2013 Book received from:  Publisher _____________________________________ Genre:  Historical Fiction/ Fantasy Cover:  Just lovely.  I like the simplicity, colors, and font used. Characters:  Amazingly complex First line(s):  “The Golem’s life began in the hold of a steamship.  The year was 1899; the […]