Lazette Gifford: Raventower and Merriweather 1: Secrets

Raventower and Merriweather 1: Secrets by Lazette Gifford (fantasy, steampunk) This was an enjoyable book. It fell prey to something I've noticed with a LOT of e-books, though, and had more typos than I'm used to in a paper book. (I'm not sure why; maybe I notice them more onscreen than in print, maybe the... Continue Reading →


Lazette Gifford: Beware the Wrath of Bunny Hopper

Beware the Wrath of Bunny Hopper by Lazette Gifford (fantasy, possible YA) Wow. Just wow. This book was so much fun. Not a super deep read (though it does touch on some deeper themes, like sexism) but just a fun romp. I'll be honest, I picked this one up because of the title. "The Wrath... Continue Reading →

Lazette Gifford: Farstep Station

Farstep Station by Lazette Gifford (science-fiction) After reading Xenation: Draw the Line by Gifford, I knew I wanted more in the series, or at least in the same world. Well, I couldn't find a series, but Farstep Station is also a book set in the IWC universe. This one was a shorter book (still full-length, but it... Continue Reading →

Lazette Gifford: Kat Among the Pigeons

Kat Among the Pigeons by Lazette Gifford (contemporary fantasy) This is a highly entertaining story about a fae (aka faerie) border guard and how she deals with trouble using less magical power than she thinks she needs. It also happens that this particular fae can speak with animals, but only some animals. Only cats and birds, to... Continue Reading →

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