Tag Archives: alchemy

Review: The Apprentices

I received this book for free from Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.The Apprentices by Maile Meloy Series: The Apothecary #2 Published by Putnam Juvenile on June 4, 2013 Genres: Adventure, Fantasy, Historical, Mystery Pages: 432 Format: ARC Source: […]

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Review: The Apothecary

The Apothecary by Maile Meloy Series: The Apothecary #1 Published by Putnam Juvenile on October 4, 2011 Genres: Adventure, Fantasy, Historical, Mystery Pages: 362 Format: Hardcover Goodreads It’s 1952 and the Scott family has just moved from Los Angeles to London. Here, fourteen-year-old Janie meets a mysterious apothecary and his son, Benjamin Burrows—a fascinating boy […]

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Manga Review: Fullmetal Alchemist

Fullmetal Alchemist by Hiromu Arakawa Published by VIZ Media on December 20, 2011 Genres: Adventure, Fantasy, Steampunk Format: Paperback Source: Library Alchemy: the mystical power to alter the natural world, somewhere between magic, art and science. When two brothers, Edward and Alphonse Elric, dabbled in these powers to grant their dearest wish, one of them […]

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Review: A Discovery of Witches

I received this book for free from Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness Series: All Souls Trilogy #1 Published by Penguin on December 27, 2011 Genres: Paranormal, Romance, Urban Fantasy Pages: 579 Format: […]

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Audiobook Review: A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry Length: 2 hrs, 19 mins Published by LA Theatre Works on February 15, 2011 Genres: Historical Format: Audiobook Source: Purchased Goodreads Lorraine Hansberry’s classic chronicle of The Youngers, a working class African American family struggling to maintain dignity in a harsh world, is a heroic testament of […]

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