Category Archives: RieViews

7/17/11 — RieView: Rosemary and Rue — Seanan McGuire

I am supremely behind on my RieViews, so I have decided to make Sunday RieView day. I will probably post at least one other at some point today. 🙂 Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuireMy rating: 4 of 5 stars … Continue reading

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5/19/11 — RieView: Unrequited by James Bennett

Unrequited by James Bennett My rating: 4 of 5 stars I have been cogitating over what I wanted to say about this book for the better part of a week, and decided I’d better just “git ‘er dun.” This book … Continue reading

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5/11/11 — RieView: The Mirror of Yu-Huang by Christine Norris

The Mirror of Yu-Huang by Christine Norris My rating: 4 of 5 stars This was my first introduction to the Library of Athena, though halfway through I went back and bought the first two volumes, and I was pleased with … Continue reading

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4/3/11 — RieView: Zombieland — 4 Stars

I finally had a chance to see Zombieland last night, something I had been looking forward to since it came out, but never got marked off my list. I was not disappointed. (So why not 5 stars? Well, there weren’t … Continue reading

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3/28/11 — RieView: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo — 5 Stars

I really liked The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. The story is an intriguing mystery dealing with a decades old murder — or is it? Journalist Mikael Blomkvist is asked to investigate what really happened to the grand niece of … Continue reading

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3/14/11 — RieView: Of Blood and Honey — Stina Leicht — 5 Stars

Of Blood and Honey isn’t one of those happy-go-lucky stories where everything is roses and the hero wins everything he ever dreamed of. It is one of those books that pulls you forward from chapter to chapter until you reach … Continue reading

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1/28/11 — RieView — The Hunger Games Trilogy — Suzanne Collins — 5 Stars

For quite some time now, people had been telling me I needed to read these books. I finally had a chance to do so, and it took me three and a half days to get through all of them. The … Continue reading

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1/18/11 — RieView: Room — Emma Donoghue — 5 Stars

I picked up Room: A Novel for my Kindle because Amazon was touting it as #1 Bestseller for Kindle. I can see why. As a writer, I was floored by the pure technique required to sustain the point of view … Continue reading

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1/10/11 — RieView: The Haunted Chamber — 4 Stars

So, today I finished a charming little romance I loaded onto my new Kindle 3G Wireless Reading Device, Free 3G + Wi-Fi, 3G Works Globally, Graphite, 6″ Display with New E Ink Pearl Technology which I got for Christmas. This … Continue reading

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1/6/11 — RieView: Heart's Blood by Gail Dayton — 5 Stars

Heart’s Blood by Gail Dayton is a charming journey back to the world that she introduced us to in New Blood, and — while you don’t have to read them in order, I would recommend it for the background on … Continue reading

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