Even though this book is intended as a horror, or at least a spooky story, I found it very emotional. Emotion is not really something you associate with horrors but it worked very well here. Blurb Dreamland* by Nick Clausen introduces us to Dreamland. Dreamland is where Louis goes to meet his father, who died … Continue reading Book Review: Dreamland by Nick Clausen
Man, it is getting harder and harder to reviews for the Penny White series without spoilers. So warning, if you haven't read the other books in this series, this review will have some kind of spoilers. Also, what are you doing?? You are missing out on a great series here. Blurb Penny White and the … Continue reading Book Review: Penny White and the Vengeance of Snails by Chrys Cymri
I'm so excited to be back with Penny White again! Penny's Welsh wonderland is my new magical kingdom and I feel as comfortable there as I do at Hogwarts. If you aren't up to date with Penny, check out my previous reviews of the series here and here. Or just read on for my latest … Continue reading Book Review: The Marriage of Gryphons by Chrys Cymri
I'm very excited to bring this interview to you! If you are a long-time reader of Joyful Antidotes you will know that The Ascenders Saga has appeared here many, many times (like here, here, here and here!). I'm back today with an interview with the main woman herself, author C.L. Gaber. Here we go! I'm … Continue reading Author Interview: C.L. Gaber of The Ascenders Saga
I am back with the next instalment in the Penny White saga (see the first one here). The more I read of this series the more I love it and, after just two books, I have to make this bold claim: this is a series your CANNOT miss out on! Penny White and the Cult … Continue reading Book Review: Penny White and the Cult of Unicorns by Chrys Cymri
I like West as a writer and I am happy to be on her creative journey as each book is better than the last. Pick this up for your next weekend read - it will leave you with a smile on your face.
When I was asked to review this book, I was at first expecting the story to be a lot darker. But, as soon as Lloegyr and its wonderful creatures were introduced, I was immediately reminded of J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and I knew Penny White was going to be a winner.