Let’s hear it for monthly subscription boxes dedicated to book love! Yes, I know it’s hard when you want to spend every cent of your paycheck on services that will send you treasures sure to set your book worm heart aflutter, but it’s worth skipping a restaurant night if it means you get a chance … More OwlCrate: January 2016 – Magic
Siege and Storm (5/5) – ★★★★★ By: Leigh Bardugo Length: 435 pages Published: 04 June 2013 Series: The Grisha #2 Previous Book in Series: Shadow and Bone Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance Siege and Storm is the second book in Leigh Bardugo’s The Grisha trilogy and is amazingly just as good as the first book in the series, Shadow and Bone! It … More Book Review: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo
I can’t believe that I have been blogging for 6 months! A lot of things have happened in my life since I first started The Cyborg Knight and while I can’t say I have gotten much better at dealing with change, the craziness of my life is starting to at least become a familiar constant! … More Joining the Falling Kingdoms Readalong!
Discover Geocaching! During my last deployment in the Navy, one of my good friends introduced me to the joys of geocaching during a few of our ship’s port calls. He came prepared with a handheld GPS system (since our phones didn’t work overseas) and would copy down the details for the caches we wanted before we … More Geocaching – Get up and go exploring!
Stone & Iris – ♦♦♦♦♦ (5/5) By: Jonathan Ballagh Length: 32 pages Published: 10 January 2015 Genre: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Short Story I was given a copy of this book by the author in exchange for an honest review. Stone & Iris is a beautifully haunting combination of Science Fiction and Fantasy that explores the love and horror … More Short Story Review: Stone & Iris by Jonathan Ballagh
Out of the hundreds of beautiful and historic cities to visit in Europe, one of my favorite places to spend the day is Villers Abbey in Villers-la-Ville, Belgium. My family discovered the Abbey for ourselves over ten years ago and have spent many hours since then holding picnics, climbing over the ruins and reading under the trees … More European Adventures: Villers Abbey
Shadow and Bone (5/5) – ★★★★★ By: Leigh Bardugo Length: 372 pages Published: 07 May 2013 Series: The Grisha #1 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance I am really excited to kick off my first book review of 2016 with Shadow and Bone, a story I absolutely loved! I was first introduced to Leigh Bardugo’s writing when I picked up Six of … More Book Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo
Hi guys! It is so good to be back to the blog. I had the amazing opportunity to go to Belgium at the last minute before the holidays and I jumped on it! I wish I could have prepared some blog posts before I left and kept up with all of my great blogging friends, … More Whisked Away to Europe!
Welcome to a new year filled with lots of new books being released every single month! I am excited for quite a few books on this list – I even pre-ordered my copy of Bands of Mourning months ago! What books being released in January 2016 are you most looking forward to? January 1 – Damnificados … More Science Fiction and Fantasy books released in January 2016