Tag: Dealing with Dragons

September Wrap Up

September Wrap Up

Well! September breezed through again – largely, I think, because I was on vacation this month! Regular readers and those who follow along on my Twitter or Instagram will know that my husband and I went down to Orlando to the Disney Parks last week! It was hot and exhausting but SO much fun. I’ll talk a little more about that later and in coming weeks. Not a big haul this month – City Of Ghosts was a preorder, and Dread Nation was half price on Amazon at the beginning of the month. I actually DO have more books coming, […]

Posted September 24, 2018 in Checking In // 19 Comments //
Dealing with Dragons by Patricia C. Wrede

Dealing with Dragons by Patricia C. Wrede

This book is utterly delightful. Seriously, after the dreary dullness of The Witching Hour, I needed a fun book with dragons and princesses.  It doesn’t matter than the novel is intended for middle-grade readers – a fun story is a fun story.  Besides, it’s not overly simplified.  I think an adult could easily enjoy Dealing with Dragons, as long as they don’t go in expecting something resplendent and deep and meaningful. Cimorene is a princess who has had quite enough of that, thank you very much.  At her wits end, she runs away to the dragons when her parents decide they only […]

Posted September 17, 2018 in Reviews // 9 Comments //
Weekly Tea Time for the Soul #2 – Scripologists & Blacksmiths & My Mother-In-Law

Weekly Tea Time for the Soul #2 – Scripologists & Blacksmiths & My Mother-In-Law

Good morning, loves. I hope everyone has had a wonderful week!  My work life has been winding down to busy normal – I was able to leave on time every day last week, which was fantastic.  It’s the little things in life!  I packed most our stuff for vacation today, and the cats have already claimed the suitcase. Reggie is a sweet cat, but he hates it when we travel.  He will maintain vigil on the suitcase until we leave, and at that time he will climb on the shelf and watch us leave, demanding last minute pets.  He’s sweet, […]

Posted September 9, 2018 in Weekly Tea Time for My Soul // 8 Comments //