Book Review: Heartless by Gail Carriger

Heartless: An Alexia Tarabotti Novel by Gail Carriger9780316127196, $7.99, Orbit Books (Hachette)Two things first: I hate this cover. Despite that, I really enjoyed the story.I absolutely judge a book by its cover, and there's something about the woman on this cover that really turns me off. To the point where, despite having waited patiently for this … Continue reading Book Review: Heartless by Gail Carriger

Book Review: Blameless: An Alexia Tarabotti Novel by Gail Carriger

I've decided to begin a series called  MASS MARKET MONDAYS. I prefer to read my guilty pleasure mass markets when I travel. Having no car, traveling anywhere outside the city of Boston usually requires at least two T-lines, a bus, a train, possibly a taxi, and a different type of subway depending on what city I'm … Continue reading Book Review: Blameless: An Alexia Tarabotti Novel by Gail Carriger

Book Review: Once Bitten, Twice Shy by Jennifer Rardin

Once Bitten, Twice Shyby Jennifer Rardin9780316043540, Orbit Books (Hachette), $7.99This is the first book in a supernatural/urban fantasy series. Meet Jaz Parks. That’s Jasmine Parks, CIA operative, one of the most lethal killers on the planet. She’s just been teamed up with Vayl, a top CIA assassin, and did I mention vampire? Jaz doesn’t have … Continue reading Book Review: Once Bitten, Twice Shy by Jennifer Rardin

Book Review: Soulless by Gail Carriger

Soullessby Gail Carriger 9780316056632, $7.99, Orbit (Hachette)The subtitle says it all, really: A Novel of Vampires, Werewolves, and Parasols. I thought, No, not really, this can't possibly be as witty and engaging as I want it to be. But then I began reading, and to my great surprise and eternal delight, it was! Alexia Tarabotti … Continue reading Book Review: Soulless by Gail Carriger