Tag: fantasy

The Serpent’s Secret (book review)

by Sayantani DasGupta Fantasy – Middle Grade (book 1)  Before I get started on this review, let me just say a quick personal note. I realize our current state of things as we all deal with the coronavirus presents writers and bloggers with new… Continue Reading “The Serpent’s Secret (book review)”

Prince Ombra

by Roderick MacLeish In my previous post, I discussed one of three books that influenced me as a child. This book, “Prince Ombra” is the second. While the hero is a child, the enemy is unclear throughout the majority of the story. There is… Continue Reading “Prince Ombra”

Out of The Bug Jar

Someone once asked me “What are three books that influenced you the most?” And I had an immediate answer. He wasn’t expecting, however, for them to all be children’s books. Perhaps I wasn’t either, but there you have it. When we were children my… Continue Reading “Out of The Bug Jar”