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When Women Were Dragons

The Mass Dragoning of 1955 changed society. Suddenly a huge number of women were just gone. A lot of husbands and other nasty men died violently that day. And now, it just isn’t mentioned in polite society. “People are awfully […]

A book within a book

Today’s Wyrd and Wonder prompt is A book within a book.   A Discovery of Witches is all about the book. Ashmole 782 to be precise. This is an enchanted manuscript that historian Diana Bishop calls up from the Bodelian Library. […]

Unusual Weapons of Choice

I realized when I started thinking about this topic that I don’t generally read the type of fantasy stories that feature traditional weapons.  I’m much more likely to read a book that shows a person making do with what they […]

Witch Please

I found this book by scrolling through the available fantasy audiobooks on my library app. It looked cute and it works for both Wyrd and Wonder and Foodies Read. I started out listening to the audiobook but I ended up […]

Undergods

Today’s Wyrd and Wonder prompt is Undergods. It is time to celebrate the demi-gods, celestial helpers, and minor deities in stories. Cursed Luck and High Jinx are the first books in a series by Kelley Armstrong that features magic users […]

Fantasy TBR

What books do I want to read during May for Wyrd and Wonder? Let’s just acknowledge that I am a notorious mood reader who can not stick to any TBR for more than a day or two. Take this list […]

May 2022 Foodies Read

Welcome to May’s Foodies Read Sorry if you guys had problems linking up in April. I tried to be proactive and update some plugins and managed bring everything crashing down. It took a professional to fix. Hopefully, I won’t do […]

April 2022 Wrap Up

Oh April. This was the month in which I decided to be a better and more productive blogger. I started with updating my plugins like a good girl – and completely crashed my site. I had to hire a developer […]

The Magiford Series

I absolutely loved reading the series of books written by K.M. Shea that are set in the town of Magiford WI. In this world wizards, fae, vampires, and werewolves are all living openly among humans. Magiford is a hub of […]

Here Be Dragons!

Kindle Unlimited has figured me out. Recently it has been showing me Regency romances that feature dragons. How am I supposed to resist that? Miss Percy’s Pocket Guide to the Care and Feeding of British Dragons by Quenby Olson was […]

March 2022 Wrap Up

I had a big reading month mostly because I ended up binging a few series. I read 19 books. It was an overwhelmingly white author collection with the exception of one Black author. There were 3 audiobooks. My South of […]