Review: Soulless

Soulless by Gail Carriger My rating: 4 of 5 stars Vampires, werewolves, and octopi why I never. If you are expecting the typical vampire and werewolf novel then you are in for a surprise. Soulless is nothing less than a laugh out loud romantic comedy set in an alternate version of Victorian London. It’s the…

Review: The Coldest Girl in Coldtown

By Alexander Ballard Published January 14, 2014 The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black They should really think of changing the title of this book to the ‘Stupidest Girl in Coldtown’ Because throughout the course of this book the main character does nothing but make bad decisions and then complain that she keeps making…

Review: Oryx and Crake

By Alexander Ballard Published January 5, 2014 I’ve never read a Margret Atwood book before but always meant to and I’m glad I picked this one as I really enjoyed it. Oryx and Crake is a melancholy tale of friendship and love. It tells the story of Snowman from his childhood to his life after…

Sci-fi and Fantasy Author A-Z Challange

By Alexander Ballard Published January 04, 2014 Happy 2014 everyone!  It’s a new year and that means new possibilities and challenges. I for one have decided to attempt an author A-Z challenge.  I’m going read 26 Sci-fi or Fantasy books over the course of the year each by a different author and all by authors…