Month: January 2017

Pro Talks with Emily R. King

Pro Talks with Emily R. King

Posted January 17, 2017 by Jamie in Features, Interviews, Pro Talks / 2 Comments

Here at BAMF we are always looking to shine the light on authors and their books. And what better way to do so than to hear about a book than from the author themselves? That’s why we have started our Pro Talks Feature where we interview an author about their book(s) and get the down low on characters, plot and anything else they want to share with us about their life as an author! You can find your next great read here. Today’s Guest Is Interview BAMF: What is the best part about being an author? Emily R. King: I enjoy […]

Stacking The Shelves (52): 15 January 2017

Stacking The Shelves (52): 15 January 2017

Posted January 15, 2017 by BAMF in Features, Stacking The Shelves / 1 Comment

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. It is a weekly meme to showcase the books we have bought, borrowed, received for review, or were given as a gift. As well, we will tell you a bit about the past week and what to expect in the upcoming week! Dani’s Haul Preorders: THE ALCHEMISTS OF LOOM by Elise Kova ROSEBLOOD by A. G. Howard   Free, gift and prize books: THE MIDNIGHT SOCIETY by Rhonda Sermon ENCHANT by Demelza Carlton THE BOOK OF BEASTS by Angela Rizza (Thanks, MaximumPOP!Books) THE SUMMER OF CHASING MERMAIDS by Sarah Ockler (Thanks, Jamie!!!) EXPONENTIAL […]

Two Peas in a Pod (10): The Martian by Andy Weir

Two Peas in a Pod (10): The Martian by Andy Weir

Posted January 14, 2017 by BAMF in Features, Reviews, Two Peas in a Pod Review / 2 Comments

One of the features here at Books Are My Fandom is our Two Peas in a Pod Review. We will read and review a book as a team. We are choosing books we each haven’t read that sound good to us. Feel free to email us at hello@booksaremyfandom.com with your suggestions for books that Dani and Jamie should read! Dani’s Review THIS BOOK IS AMAZEBALLS IF YOU’RE A GEEK. GO READ IT. I almost want to leave me review as just that, as it pretty much sums up my feelings towards this book. I honestly loved it, even though I knew […]

ARC Review: The Pages of Time by Damian Knight

ARC Review: The Pages of Time by Damian Knight

Posted January 13, 2017 by BAMF in Reviews / 0 Comments

Disclaimer: We received an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. This in no way affects our opinion of the book. Dani’s Review DNF @ 2% You know how you can pick up a book and just know it won’t work for you? Yeah. That happened here. Nothing worked for me. Nothing made sense. The sister was just an extreme mess, and I find it hard to believe that, after what she did years before, she wouldn’t have had a psych evaluation. It didn’t help that there was too much unnecessary detail. Maybe it should become standard practice […]

#Review & #Interview: Sword and Verse by Kathy MacMillan

#Review & #Interview: Sword and Verse by Kathy MacMillan

Posted January 12, 2017 by Jamie in Interviews, Reviews / 2 Comments

Dani’s Review One thing made this book really interesting for me: the cultures. As in the real world, there were some similarities between the different peoples, such as the religion and writing, though, due to natural development over time, there were also distinct differences. In our interview with her, Kathy talks about how she based the writing in SWORD & VERSE on her study of Latin and how language changed over time in different regions. You can see evidence of that in the book in the way the writing systems had similar basic characters but different interpretations dependent on where […]