Author: Ellen Alexander Book: The Secret of Dinswood Published: September 2008 Publisher: Tate Publishing and Enterprises LLC. Genre: Mystery Source: Paperback Rating: Synopsis: Emma Higsby is on her way to Dinswood Academy. Emma is a girl still grieving from the loss of her mother. Her father has remarried, and her stepmother is rather […]Read more "The Secret of Dinswood by Ellen Alexander | @kurtsprings1 #review #mystery"
Author: Natasha Pulley Book: The Watchmaker of Filigree Street Published: May 2016 Publisher: Bloomsbury Genre: Fantasy Source: Paperback Rating: Synopsis: Thaniel Steepleton is a Morse code operator at the Home Office in London in 1883. He lives a reasonably quiet life trying to support his widowed sister’s family. This is a time of […]Read more "The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley @natasha_pulley | @kurtsprings1 #review #steampunk"
Author: E. Chris Ambrose Book: Bone Guard Two: The Nazi Skull Published: July 2019 Publisher: Rocinante Genre: Thriller Source: Paperback Rating: Synopsis: Upon the Bone Guard completing their latest mission, Grant gets word from the reservation where he grew up. Someone broke into the tribal center and attacked his grandfather. He returns […]Read more "Bone Guard Two by E. Chris Ambrose @ecambrose | @kurtsprings1 #Review #Adventure"
Author: Alexander F. Patterson Book: Choices Published: December 2015 Publisher: Draft2Digital Genre: Fantasy Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: Richard Orlendr’s story takes place in the Norse world. He clung to the ancient ways and trusted his gods. However, he wasn’t sure why they gave him a sarcastic dragon. He did not charge blindly at […]Read more "Choices by Alexander F. Patterson | @kurtsprings1 #review #fantasy"
Author: Killarney Traynor Book: Necessary Evil Published: October 2015 Publisher: Createspace Genre: Mystery Source: Paperback Rating: Synopsis: Several years ago, Maddie Warwick’s uncle was killed in an accident resulting from the negligence of amateur treasure hunters. With holes endangering her family’s horse farm, she forges a letter to disprove the existence […]Read more "Necessary Evil by Killarney Traynor @killarneytray | @kurtsprings1 #review #mystery"
Author: E. Chris Ambrose Book: Bone Guard One: The Mongol’s Coffin Published: October 2017 Publisher: Rocinante Genre: Adventure Source: Paperback Rating: Synopsis: It started as a dream by a former special operations officer. Grant Casey, after watching the destruction of ancient sites in the Middle East, put together a team specializing […]Read more "Bone Guard One by E. Chris Ambrose @ecambrose | @kurtsprings1 #review #adventure"
Author: Delia Sherman Book: The Freedom Maze Published: November 2011 Publisher: Candlewick Press Genre: Fantasy Source: Paperback Rating: Winner of the 2012 Andre Norton Award Synopsis: In the summer of 1960, thirteen-year-old Sophie Martineau is recovering from her parents’ divorce. Her mother takes her to stay at her grandmother’s old house in […]Read more "The Freedom Maze by Delia Sherman @deliasherman | @kurtsprings1 #review #fantasy"
Author: Charles Stross Book: The Apocalypse Codex (Laundry Files #4) Published: July 2012 Publisher: Ace Books Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: eBook Rating: Winner of the 2013 Locus Fantasy Award Note: I would like to apologize to my readers. This is a redo of the review. Anyone who’s read the initial review […]Read more "The Apocalypse Codex by Charles Stross @cstross |@kurtsprings1 #review #urbanfantasy"
Author: James S. A. Corey Book: Abaddon’s Gate (The Expanse #3) Published: June 2013 Publisher: Orbit Genre: Science Fiction Source: eBook Rating: Winner of the 2014 Locus Science Fiction Award Synopsis: Humanity’s great frontier was its own solar system for centuries. An alien artifact has been working through its program under […]Read more "Abaddon’s Gate by James S. A. Corey @ abrahamhanover | @kurtsprings1 #review #sciencefiction"
Author: Johnathan G. Meyer Book: Al Clark (Al Clark #1) Published: September 2014 Publisher: Createspace Genre: Science Fiction Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: The spaceship Excalibur has left Earth for a new start on a planet thirty years away. The ship is state-of-the-art. One thousand people are kept in hibernation while the […]Read more "Al Clark by Jonathan G. Meyer @jonathanmeyer_ | @kurtsprings1 #review #sciencefiction"