Fantasy / Fiction / Henry

The Watchmaker’s Daughter by C. J. Archer

I don’t think I’ve ever read another book to which the term “meh” could more appropriately be applied. “The Watchmaker’s Daughter” by C. J. Archer follows the story of India Steele, a watchmaker’s daughter whose father recently died, leaving the whole of her inheritance to her now ex-fiance.  In the process of confronting her ex, … Continue reading

Fantasy / Fiction / Henry / Young Adult

The Merciful Crow by Margaret Owen

“The Merciful Crow”, by Margaret Owen, follows the recent trend in young adult literature of exploring the struggles experienced by the underprivileged and underrepresented portions of society.  The book follows the story of a young girl named Fie whose caste, the Crows, is considered to be the lowest of the low in their society.  Despite … Continue reading

Award Winning / Fantasy / Fiction / Historical Fiction / Leah / Literary Fiction / mythology / Women's Fiction

Circe by Madeline Miller

Circe by Madeline Miller tells the story of a minor god, Circe. She is the daughter of Helios, god of the sun and one of the most powerful of the Titans. However, Circe is not born powerful like her father, or attractive like her mother, and she does not care for the drama and flirtations … Continue reading