Tag Archives: fantasy

Black Heart by Holly Black

admin    May 11, 2012

I just finished Black Heart by Holly Black and oh wow was it good.  It’s the third and final book (tear) in Black’s The Curse Worker series.  If you’re not familiar with the series, Cassel Sharpe lives in a world like ours except some people can curse others with luck, happiness or death, with a touch of their hands.  Everyone… Read more »

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

admin    December 16, 2011

Although Jacob grew up hearing stories of his grandfather’s childhood on a mysterious island and later fighting monsters as an adult, he later doubted the truth of these tall tales. When his grandfather is murdered, by what looks to be a beast with snakes for a tongue, he decides to visit his grandfather’s home to discover the truth. There he… Read more »

Girls Behaving Awesome

admin    March 25, 2010

March is Women’s History Month and although the month is almost over (oops) there is still time to check out our display of biographies and novels about great women in history.  Here’s another list of great reads with awesome chicks. Fantasy Femmes – Novels set in Fantasy Worlds Hunger Games/Catching Fire/Mockingjay* (coming this summer) by Suzanne Collins Graceling/Fire by Kristin Cashore A Great and Terrible Beauty/Rebel Angels/… Read more »