Book Review #13

Lucky #13… Mr. Gaiman is one of my all time favorite authors. So when I saw that he was publishing a collection of Norse Mythology, I had to have a copy. No brainer. Obviously, this is not the same as what one would be used to from one of Gaiman’s books. It is a retelling of the classic myths that have been passed down and retold by many. Of course, Gaiman adds his voice to the mix and creates a magical world that you can almost believe really existed. All the well known players are there, and even some of … Continue reading Book Review #13

Book Review #5

And now… The story continues in this next part of Shades of Magic. I was vaguely surprised at the turn that this story took. Unlike the first book, which focused on the character of Kell, this book focuses more on Delilah. It is her journey, which crosses paths with Kell’s, that we follow.  It isn’t an easy journey, and we don’t find a true end by the time we finish this book. This part of the series holds even more magical adventures. Delilah discovers the magic that she holds and we join her as she learns more about magic and … Continue reading Book Review #5

Book Review #4

Next up… I have a weakness for all things magical. So when I saw this series and read some reviews, I figured, what the heck, let’s give it a try. I can’t say that my first impression was a good one. It took me a bit to get into this story. I can only contribute this to the way the story starts. It begins as if you already know something about what is going on. I spent thr first chapter or so a bit lost and confused as to what I had missed. Once I got past this, I began … Continue reading Book Review #4