Book Review: ‘The Bear and the Nightingale’ By Katherine Arden | I’ve Read This #WomenWriters

Book Review: 'The Bear and the Nightingale' By Katherine Arden | I've Read This #WomenWriters | BL | Black Lion Journal | Black Lion

Another aspect of this novel that I really enjoyed was the winter setting and atmosphere. Arden does a superb job of creating a visceral environment for the reader. I felt the cold when outdoors with the characters and I reveled in the warm firelight that they huddled around at night. #WomenWriters


Chaos Walking Trilogy by Patrick Ness- As good as Tolkein’s or Pullman’s trilogies? | TBL Pt. 4

LightLit Blog by LightLit People dismiss Young Adult books to the teenagers of this world, but if you're among those that do, you are missing out on some of the best books around. The Chaos Walking Trilogy is a series of books by American born British writer Patrick Ness. I think this trilogy will get …

Robyn Schneider’s “Severed heads, broken hearts” | TBL Pt. 2

Author: Robyn Schneider Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Limited, 2013 ISBN 13: 1471115461 Format: Paperback Pages: 335 Rating: 4.5/5 By Kathryn Lewis I read Severed heads, broken hearts by Robin Schneider, and despite feeling absolutely exhausted, generally I’d say that it was an enjoyable read. Despite my dislike with the main character (I really didn’t like …

Charlotte Bronte’s “Jane Eyre” | TBL Pt. 2

Author: Charlotte Brontë Publisher: Wilder Publications; Reprint edition, 2009 ISBN 13: 978-1604594119 Format: Paperback Pages: 328 Rating: – "The thrilling story of mystery, betrayal and love. Orphaned Jane Eyre endures an unhappy childhood, hated by her aunt and cousins and then sent to comfortless Lowood School. But life there improves, and Jane stays on as …