Jul 1, 2015

A Glance Back at June

FIVE HIGHLY PRAISED authors across several different genres conclude this month's list of book reviews. June's common theme was simply about the exploration of new authors. I hope I have piqued your interest in at least one of them. Enjoy and happy July 4th!



Gathering Blue (Giver Quartet 2)
by Lois Lowry

LOIS LOWRY CONTINUES to create a unique world in her second volume of The Giver quartet. In Gathering Blue, she intricately...
Outlander (Outlander Series 1)
by Diana Gabaldon

Outlander is the ultimate escape that reads like a dream! New York Times bestselling author, Diana Gabaldon, brings us an epic tale of...
The Shadow Throne (Ascendance Trilogy 3)
by Jennifer A. Nielson

IT'S ALWAYS QUITE bittersweet to reach the end of a series, particular one that I have enjoyed thoroughly and has tucked me into...
A Monster Calls
by Patrick Ness, Jim Kay (illustrator)

IT DOESN'T HAPPEN very often, but A Monster Calls, by Patrick Ness, is a heart-wrenching story that moved me to...
A Discovery of Witches
by Deborah Harkness

CURSE MY INABILITY to stop reading a book once I’ve started! Double curse that it’s a long, long book!! Perhaps, I was bewitched...