Category Archives: adventure

Review: Merlyn’s Raven by Rose Vanden Eynden + Giveaway

Categories: 3 butterflies, adventure, Arthurian, bewitching book tours, book tour, fantasy, historical, RBR, review, Rose Vanden Eynden
Merlyn's Ravenby Rose Vanden EyndenEditions: ebookPublished April 17th 2012 by Soul Mate PublishingSource: review copyFalling in love is the ultimate magic. For Gwendydd, a young woman in 5th century Wales, it seems an unobtainable fantasy. She dreads the day her chieftain grandfather will marry her off to increase his allies among the warring tribes of Britain. When she meets the mysterious and handsome druid apprentice Myrddin, Gwendydd realizes just how difficult falling in love can be. The ire of her disapproving grandfather is not her only Read more [...]

Review: Fox (The Vendetta Series #1) by Parrisha Martelly

Categories: adventure, did not finish, fantasy, Parrisha Martelly, RBR, review, The Vendetta Series, ya
Foxby Parrisha Martelly;Editions: paperback, ebookPublished August 4th 2011 by Parrisha Martelly (first published August 3rd 2011)Source: review copyA wind whips through the trees, carrying with it the call of Pandora's Box. It will choose one victim, as it does every year, and beckon its quarry to open it. He will have one year to find the box. Or die.Twenty-year-old Fox is heir to the House of Lords, a group dedicated to protecting Pandora’s Box from the chosen who seek to open it. When the new chosen kidnaps her father, Fox rushes to find him.Joined Read more [...]

Review: The Chosen by Sheenah Freitas

Categories: 3 butterflies, adventure, fantasy, mg, RBR, review, Sheenah Freitas, ya
The Chosenby Sheenah Freitas;Editions: ebook, paperbackPublisher: Paper Crane Books (December 8, 2011)Source: review copyKaia's entire life has erupted in flames after an assassin appears and burns her village down. She's rescued by a god from another planet who requests her help because she's the descendant of their last savior. Together with Reeze -- the only other survivor from her village and her appointed guardian -- they set off on a quest to find the treasures of the gods in hopes of preventing a dire prophesy.Kaia and Reeze quickly meet Read more [...]

Review: Pariah’s Moon by Ian Thomas Healy

Categories: 3 butterflies, adventure, elves, fantasy, RBR, review
Pariah's Moonby Ian Thomas Healy;Editions: EbookPublished April 26th 2011 by Ian Thomas HealySource: review copyBranded on his face and exiled following his forbidden affair with the Princess of Aelfland, Elven soldier Giele seeks redemption on the frontier across the ocean, but even fleeing half a world away isn’t far enough to escape the troubles that follow a marked man. He finds sporadic acceptance, even some measure of friendship, from a holy man, a drunken mage, and even a shopkeeper, but when he inadvertently crosses paths with a local Read more [...]

Review: Timehole by John Nielsen

Categories: 3 butterflies, adventure, dark fantasy, John Nielsen, RBR, review, sci-fi-ish, ya
    TimeholeJohn Nielsen; Paperback, 120 pagesPublished January 4th 2011 by lulu.comStacy Carver, a seventeen year old schoolgirl, embarks on a fantastic adventure through time and space. After sending an unmanned spacecraft off course, she inadvertently provides herself with the ability to create wormholes using a common garage door opener. To prevent this power falling into the wrong hands, she must battle evil, both past and present. Her journey finds her trapped in the Middle Ages, where she must fight for her life while seeking a way home Read more [...]

Review: Brightwing by Sullivan Lee

Categories: 3 butterflies, adventure, crime, RBR, review, romance, Sullivan Lee
      BrightwingSullivan Lee; Kindle EditionPublished July 6th 2011 by Laura L. SullivanEdgar and Mallory Battle are on the run after a spectacularly violent escape. Now, with a trail of bodies behind them, they need a hostage against the inevitable standoff with the police. Their first doesn't last long, thanks to sociopathic Mallory. Edgar has been hiding his brother's crimes since they were kids. Now he's torn between family loyalty and self-preservation.They carjack Lucy Brightwing, a criminal fresh from her own heist, with a fortune of Read more [...]