Category Archives: Elena Linville’s Tower of Winds

In the Watchful City by S. Qiouyi Lu

Stars: 3.5 out of 5. This was an interesting book. More a collection of unrelated stories than one continuous story, a bit like the Thousand and One Nights.  This collection of stories helped showcase this strange world that the author has created without having our main characters travel around it. It’s an interesting approach. And … Continue reading In the Watchful City by S. Qiouyi Lu </a

Midnight, Water City (Water City 1) by Chris McKinney

Stars: 2.5 out of 5 Honestly, my reaction after finishing this book is “meh.”  I went into this book excited about the premise. An underwater city? Humanity averting the end of the world for once? This sounded so exciting! Unfortunately, we spend little to no time at all in the actual underwater city.  And the … Continue reading Midnight, Water City (Water City 1) by Chris McKinney </a

Moon Rising (The Upsilon Series 1) by Daniel Weisbeck

Stars: 3.5 out of 5 This was an interesting novella about an android that’s just different enough to finally achieve consciousness. I liked our main protagonist Silon and her slow realization that everything is not as it seems. I also must admit that the first chapter was really chilling, especially since we didn’t know she … Continue reading Moon Rising (The Upsilon Series 1) by Daniel Weisbeck </a