Daily Archives March 30, 2017

Dani and the Dragon

Coming of age isn’t easy for a homeless orphan girl. But when Mages, Kings, and Dragons all want to control her destiny, she must uncover her past to find her future.

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I’m not going to lie to you. This book has been sitting on my shelf for far too long. That’s what happens when you fall apart and have to put yourself back together. Things get set aside for far too long…but in some ways, it makes them that much more awesome when you pick them up again.

In this case, I had no idea what to expect from this book. I picked it at random from a stack when I knew I was going to be spending a lot of time sitting around while the youngest child performed with his steel drum band. Turns out that it was a really good random book choice!

All of the ch...

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World of Tanks TPB

An untested British crew inadvertently commands an unconventional Cromwell tank into France while hunted by a hardened German Panzer unit.

As far as war history goes, there’s always been a fascination more often with World War II. There are so many components that were involved, one of which in particular were tank crews. In the World of Tanks volume that collects the five book series we’ll see what it may have been like for one of these crews.

In this adaptation, we follow along with a British tank crew that finds itself in a cat and mouse game with its German counterpart. What makes them different though is that one of the tanks somehow ends up being a training tank. The lighter armor makes it riskier but also makes it the fastest tank on the ground...

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