“Naamah’s Blessing” by Jacqueline Carey

Over the past month or so, I’ve been participating in a readalong of “Naamah’s Blessing” by Jacqueline Carey. See posts here and here for in-depth discussion of the book. Since readalongs contain lots of spoilers, I figured I might as well do a quick spoiler-free review my final thoughts. Naamah’s Blessing is the third book of theRead more

Naamah’s Blessing Readalong, the second few weeks

Today I’m continuing my being-bad-at-readalongs tradition, and am playing catch-up for weeks 4, 5, and 6 of the Naamah’s Blessing readalong. There will be spoilers for weeks 4, 5, and 6 in the below questions. If you’re spoiler-averse, you may wish to ignore this post. Also participating in the readalong are: Alli at Tethyan Books Lynn at Lynn’s BookRead more

Naamah’s Blessing Readalong, the first few weeks

Remember during the last readalong when I said that I was really bad at readalongs? Yeah… about that… We’re continuing the Kushiel’s Legacy readalong with the final book of the third trilogy, Naamah’s Blessing. Since I am somewhat behind, this post will contain questions and answers from the first THREE weeks. Week 1 1) Wow! We’reRead more

Mini-Review/Final Thoughts: Naamah’s Curse by Jacqueline Carey

Over the past month or so, I’ve been reading Naamah’s Curse by Jacqueline Carey with a group of blog friends. Naamah’s Curse is the second book in the third trilogy of the Kushiel’s Legacy series. In a nutshell–at the end of the last book, Moirin, a Celtic bear-witch, saves the life of Bao, a Chinese martial artist. InRead more

Mini-Review: Naamah’s Kiss by Jacqueline Carey

Over the past couple months, I participated in a little over half of a readalong of Naamah’s Kiss before the world went crazy and I stopped getting anything productive accomplished on my blog. I did finish the book though, and wanted to post a brief review with overall impressions. The basic premise of Naamah’s Kiss is that a druidic nomadRead more

Naamah’s Kiss Readalong, Week 3

Hi everyone, and welcome to week 3 of the Naamah’s Kiss readalong. Today’s questions are written by yours truly, and cover chapters 27-36. Readalong Participants Allie at Tethyan Books Lynn at Lynn’s Book Blog Grace (me) at Books Without Any Pictures Susan at Dab of Darkness 1. What are your impressions of Queen Jehanne? Jehanne is both seductiveRead more

Naamah’s Kiss Readalong, Week 2

Hi everyone, and welcome to week 2 of the Naamah’s Kiss readalong. This week’s questions cover chapters 13-26, and were written by Susan from Dab of Darkness. Readalong Participants Allie at Tethyan Books Lynn at Lynn’s Book Blog Grace (me) at Books Without Any Pictures Susan at Dab of Darkness 1) How does one go about finding theirRead more

Kushiel’s Dart Readalong, Week 6

Kushiel’s Dart by raemae on DeviantArt Today I’m hosting the next installment of our conversation about Kushiel’s Dart by Jacqueline Carey.  This week’s reading covers chapters 46-64.  For anyone who hasn’t read the book, this post will contain spoilers through the end of chapter 64. Feel free to use the Linky at the bottom ofRead more