My youngest son and I went to see the newest Godzilla movie last night. He’s a big fan, and it’s become a bit of a tradition for us to go see the newest fantasy action movies together at the theater when they come out (Godzilla, Spiderman, etc.).  In the course of satisfying his addition, he’s …

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I will state up front that I have never read the Kate Daniels series. I have the first several books, but for some reason at the time the first book didn’t hold my interest. Now I’m thinking maybe I should’ve read them, just because I liked this one so much. I went into Iron and …

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5 of 5 Goodreads stars. Taryn Warner is a female wolf shifter who’s a gifted healer. She’s also latent (she’s never been able to shift into her wolf form). As such, she has always been a great disappointment to her widowed father who is Alpha of their pack. Eager to be rid of her, he approves …

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In the Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker, Chava is a Golem, a creature created from clay, and Ahmad is a Jinni, a fire-based creature (or a genie).  The tagline for the story describes “two misplaced magical beings on a journey through turn-of-the-century New York.”  Chava has been created as a wife for a …

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