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LoonyAlana

Crazy Bibliophile and Book Pimp (Not So Anonymous)

I am a mother of two boys and avid reader; I practically live and breathe books. If I could sustain my life on just reading, I would live forever. I'm weird, and proud of it. I have traveled to many places: Mexico, St. Marteen, Prague, England, Cozumel, and Canada to name a few. Many moons ago I co-hosted "Welcome to Insanity" radio show on a micro radio station in TX- but our show was played via streaming internet in coffee houses in Amsterdam. I have a BA in theater. I used to be "the finder of lost things" but I think my last child robbed me of my gift. Now I just have a large collection of useless information... it goes with my growing mountain of "to be read" books

Currently reading

The Hooker and the Hermit
Penny Reid, Luci Cosway
The Suicide Princess
Anthony Bryan
Rise of the Magi (Lila Gray, #3)
Jocelyn Adams
Caged (Holloway Pack, #3)
J.A. Belfield
My Enchanted Life - Laura Eno I really appreciate Laura Eno allowing me to read and review her book. While I did receive this for free, that fact in no way influenced my review. My thoughts are my own. I found this book was just at 4♥'s.

This is a very quick, enchanting read. If you don't mind YA, then this is an ideal book if you are looking for something simple; a fast read to clear out the cobwebs left behind by bad books. It really is just so whimsical and sweet... you'll reach the end before you realize.

I really enjoy that writing 'style' is NOT complicated at all; it was such a nice change of pace to not be second guessing ulterior motives for character's actions. What you saw was what you got, and it still kept a smile on my face. This is a book that is relatively innocent, and can be given to a younger audience. I would not feel uncomfortable recommending this to my 12 year old, if I thought he would actually read it. (Sadly, he's not a bookworm like his mom.)

I liked the variety of characters and creatures; I think the dragon is one of my favorites. While is does have a plot, and the necessary 'drama' it's not overly deep. If you're looking for a uncomplicated, light read involving magical beings that is appropriate for a large age range, then look no further.