Movie: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Directed by: David Yates Theatrical Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller Release Date: November 18, 2017 Reviewed by: Courtney DeWitt Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: A The anticipation and trepidation for a sequel or prequel is always high. After Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part […]

Book: Labyrinth Lost

Title: Labyrinth Lost Author: Zoraida Cordova Publisher: Sourcebooks Date: September 9, 2016 Reviewed by: Courtney DeWitt FA Scorecard:  A Alex is not as stoked about her legacy as a bruja as the rest of her family. She would rather just go to the Ghoul Ball with her best friend, Rishi, than celebrate her Deathday. This […]

Book: Little Boy Blue

Little Boy Blue by M. J. Arlidge Genre: Detective Mystery/Thriller Publisher: Berkley Date: October 4, 2016 Reviewed by: Bob James Fiction Addict Scorecard: B Like most good mystery novels, Little Boy Blue (the 5th book in the Grace Hardy series) starts off with a murder. This murder takes place in the midst of a BDSM […]

Book: A Lesson in Love and Murder

Title: A Lesson in Love and Murder Author: Rachel MacMillan Genre: historical, mystery Publisher: Harvest House Date:  8/30/16 Merinda Herringford and her best friend, Jem Watts, tend to find danger. Or rather, it finds them. That’s how these two women, living in Toronto Canada circa 1912, start their own detective agency.  They take pride in […]

Book: Within the Veil

Title:  Within the Veil by Brandy Vallance Reviewed by Lori Twichell Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Lyrical Vine Press Date: June 28, 2016 Feya Broon has a really difficult life.  The oldest of a group of siblings, her mother died leaving her alone with her father. He, unfortunately, isn’t the best parenting role model. More often than not, […]

Book: The Invisible Library

Title:  The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman Reviewed by Lori Twichell Genre: fantasy Publisher: Roc Date:  June 14, 2016 Anyone who has read my reviews for a while knows that I love time travel. I was an Outlander reader from day one, I adore Doctor Who, and Quantum Leap was my introduction to the eccentricities of […]