May 26

CITY OF BONES by Cassandra Clare (Book 1)

CITY OF BONES by Cassandra Clare, 485pages, $ Prices Vary at Amazon Fifteen year old Clary Fray is about to make a discovery about herself. One night in an all ages night club, she sees a cute blue haired boy … Continue reading

Feb 09

THE SUBTLE KNIFE, Sequel to the Golden Compass

THE SUBTLE KNIFE, Philip Pullman, 326pages, $Prices vary at Amazon Will Parry has to get his mother to safety. There are men trying to find out whether his father, an explorer lost somewhere in the north pole, has been in … Continue reading

Jan 31


The Magicians, Lev Grossman, 402pages, $16.00 paperback Life really begins at seventeen. It’s the age of great decisions: Whether we will go off to university or not, and if so which one, and if not, how will we spend our … Continue reading

Jan 31


THE AMULET OF SAMARKAND, Jonathan Stroud, 462 pages, $9.99paperback London as it turns out isn’t what we think it is. Government workers and the upper classes are really all magicians, while the struggling middle and lower classes are non-magical folk … Continue reading