Battle of the Protagonists

three gophers - one dressed as a surfer, one with a blond ponytail holding cash, and one dressed as a witch

Let’s just assume it is normal for a writer to have her characters talking inside her head. I’m not saying this happens to me…okay, fine, it does. But it’s usually limited to conversations between the characters within a single book. Awhile ago I got to wondering what would happen if my various main characters met … Continue reading

Spirit Bound by Richelle Mead

The set-up: After Rose failed to kill her ex-lover, Dimitri, who turned Strigoi (evil vampire) in a previous book, Dimitri sends her creepy-stalker death threat messages. Meanwhile, Rose graduates from the Vampire Academy and goes to the Moroi (nice friendly vampire) Court. From there, everything falls apart. Not the plot, really, although the thread of … Continue reading

Ruined by Paula Morris (again)

This post is dedicated to the lazy students writing book reports. ETA, PLEASE NOTE: I am not able to give any help on this book. I’m closing comments for that very reason.   Setting: New Orleans, Louisiana, shortly after Hurricane Katrina blasted through and ruined (ahem) many lives and livelihoods. It’s definitely gloomy and spooky … Continue reading

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