Daughter of Smoke & Bone

Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor Little, Brown & Co, 2011. Hardcover, 418 pages. Young Adult Fiction. (a National Book Award Finalist) Around the world, black handprints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers who have crept through a slit in the sky. In a dark and dusty shop, a devil’sContinue reading “Daughter of Smoke & Bone”

audio book trip

We remembered the audio books this time. Natalya and I browsed the considerable audio book collection at the library and left with more hours of reading than the trip should need–just in case one of the narrators was awful, which has happened in the past. Perhaps as we listen to more audio books we willContinue reading “audio book trip”

oh, how I love these…

{I opted for the short and sweet, fearing the gushing could go on and I would possibly overwhelm us both; so please excuse my understatements, if you would like clarity on a point, please, as always, comment.} I picked Laini Taylor’s Dreamdark: Silksinger for the cover. I was scanning the shelf for something else whenContinue reading “oh, how I love these…”