Discovery of Witches, Chapters 1-12 Discussion- Formative Stages of Alchemy

Be sure, if you haven’t already, to obtaina copy of Discovery of Witches from either Indiebound (independant book stores), Kobo, Barnes and Nobles,  Amazon, or at your local library. Today, we’ll be mostly focusing our discussion (very brief overview, with some discussion questions) on the first 150 pages of the story, with relation to the beginning stages/ formative…

Bibliophile’s Reverie Monthly Book Club-All Soul’s Trilogy.

First off, this idea came about from my dissatisfaction from the way books are spoken about so dogmatically, and negatively, on places like Goodreads and Amazons review areas, or forums. Not all these areas harbor such vitriolic patterns of speech about one’s opinions on books, but there does seem to be a bad habit infecting…

Special, Spoiler-free review of Deborah Harkness’ “Book of Life”

Amazon/Barnes&Nobles/Books-A-Million/GoodReads Part of Female Magic Wielder Month on A Bibliophile’s Reverie Please be advised that it is spoiler-free, in terms of having no explicit plot revelations. But, people these days are even more over-scrupulous (and even a little neurotic) about avoiding spoilers. If you want to avoid them at all costs, don’t read any reviews before…

PRINCE LESTAT REIGNS AT BOOK EXPO AMERICA!!!

And after  this interminable wait, our favorite reigning vampire Prince- Prince Lestat- is making a return October 28, 2014. If you are reading this, young fledgelings, you probably saw me walking around the show floor of  Book-Expo America with a sign that ostentaciously proclaims “LESTAT RETURNS.” This hasn’t happened just yet, because I am still trapped on…