The Bookdragon Nomad

bookdragon (noun): a person who consumes(reads) books so vigorously like their lives depends on it.

“She’s slow. She can barely understand a word. We can speak freely.”                 It was all I could do to keep the mild expression on my face and my hands clutching at my twisting insides. There was no longer a need to wonder about” …. “Capability for betrayal, and a cold pit yawned within me. But I had to find out what was going on.   *Thank you Flux Publishing and Netgalley for providing this ARC in exchange for an honest review. A Dragonbird in…

“Screw you,” I said. Bogeyman Jack nudged me. “Good fairies don’t swear in front of children.” “Are you two fighting?” Billy asked. “No,” I said> “Yes,” Bogeyman Jack said. “Mooooooom! The tooth fairy is beating up the bogeyman!” Billy hollered. I gave the bogeyman one more kick in the shin before I left, feeling satisfied with myself.   *Thank you NetGalley for providing this ARC in exchange for an honest review. Mira loved her job as a Fairy Godmother. The luxuries and status of being…

Everything about him was strange. Unnaturally bright blue eyes were set in a face the color of the sky at twilight. His Features had an alien sharpness to them, not quite like any other humans or elves she’d ever seen… * Thank you Booksirens and the Nina K. Westra for providing this ARC. My review is of my honest opinion, and I leave this review voluntarily. When Novikke, a courier with the Ardanian army, finds her path blocked by a felled tree, she’s faced with…

I was a Novalight. I wouldn’t go out like a sigh in the Dark. I’d go out like a fucking bomb.   Rejoice fans of Joss Whedon’s cult classic, Firefly, because Amanda Bouchet’s Nightchaser, the first of The Endeavour Trilogy is here to fill a little bit of the void left behind when our favourite space cowboys were inevitably added to channel FOX’s kill list. If you think I sound bitter towards FOX, well you’d be right. I’m still annoyed Hieroglyph was cancelled before we…

“If anyone is a tease, it’s you,” he gritted out before tipping her chin up and nipping at her bottom lip. “You’re temping my beast, love. Last chance to flee.”   Winter is here, and war is coming. Not long ago, Tempest was using all her skills to navigate the Jester’s Dark Court, but she was barely prepared for the machinations of the Royal Court. Now Tempest faces far more danger than she has ever been up against before on her own home turf. Manoeuvring…

What a ride 2020 was. I don't think a single person was not effected in some way by the events that transpired. Aside from some health issues that landed my backside in a hospital bed a few times, the Australian bushfires hit me in the feels the hardest. I actually still have an evacuation list taped to the wall next to the front door. Friends came dangerously close to losing their homes and many of us had plans in place to help with evacuations depending…

Let them believe they are better than you, even that you are willing to do anything to serve your king. They won’t expect intelligence and strategy from someone they deem a whore. This is good. Let go of your pride.   The Rook picks up the baton right where it was left after the events of the first in the Twisted Kingdoms series, The Hunt. Tempest has agreed to work with the rebel forces and expose the murderous king and bring his crimes out into…

Seriously, we need shots. I'll go get -Oh, I love this song! Girls, this is our jam! We gotta Dance.” “Not on the table Khloé, not on the table!”   Imp demon, Khloé Wallis, has been a constant delight since the very first book in The Dark In You series. As Harper Wallis' closest cousin and employee, her crazy antics, hilarious commentary and mischievous nature has kept readers in hysterics for years. And most likely has inspired many to whack a vending machine or two…

Too fae for the humans and too human for the fae. The story of my life.   *Thanks NetGalley for providing this copy in exchanged for an honest review.   Courting Darkness picks up shortly after the events of A Drop of Magic. Alex’s life will never be the same again. Being named as blood-kin by the fae Lord of Enchantment is no luxury.  Alex must prepare to make her debut in front of the court in a month’s time. Unfortunately, that means pulling all-nighters…

“When you sing, men will cross oceans to hear the sound of your voice. When you laugh, they will lose their hearts to you.”   *I received an ARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review* *Note: May contain spoilers for the previous books* When the cover of The Siren and the Deep Blue Sea jumped out at me yelling “read me, read me!” I had no idea it was the fifth and perhaps, last book of The Embraced series. Since the series follows…