Author: Tamora Pierce

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Magic Steps

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Magic Steps

This book came from the library, and I will never give you less than an honest review, no matter its source. I do provide informational and purchase links to make it more convenient for you to access the book. I also receive a percentage of the sale if you use one of my links to buy it. And that’s not enough money to be less than truthful *grin*.Magic Stepsby Tamora Pierce Series: Emelan #5, The Circle Opens #1Other books by this author that I’ve reviewed include Alanna: The First Adventure, In the Hand of the Goddess, Woman Who Rides Like a Man, Lioness Rampant, Wild Magic, Trickster’s Choice, Trickster’s Queen, Wolf-Speaker, Emperor Mage, Realms of the Gods, First Test, Page, Squire, Lady Knight, Terrier, Bloodhound, Mastiff, Daja’s Book, Sandry’s Book, Tris’s Book, Briar’s Book, Street Magic, Cold Fire, Shatterglass, The Will of the Empress, Melting Stones.Genres: FantasyThis Paperback has 264 pages on March 1, 2000. Discover more about it at Goodreads. You can also buy it at Amazon First in the The Circle Opens fantasy subseries (fifth in the Emelan overall series) for young middle grade readers and revolving around Lady Sandry. If you’re interested, there is a chronological listing […]

Posted May 10, 2015 by Kathy Davie in Book Reviews, Middle-Grade / 0 Comments

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Briar’s Book

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Briar’s Book

Briar’s Bookby Tamora PierceSeries: Circle of Magic #4, Emelan #4Other books by this author that I’ve reviewed include Alanna: The First Adventure, In the Hand of the Goddess, Woman Who Rides Like a Man, Lioness Rampant, Wild Magic, Trickster’s Choice, Trickster’s Queen, Wolf-Speaker, Emperor Mage, Realms of the Gods, First Test, Page, Squire, Lady Knight, Terrier, Bloodhound, Mastiff, Daja’s Book, Sandry’s Book, Tris’s Book, Magic Steps, Street Magic, Cold Fire, Shatterglass, The Will of the Empress, Melting Stones.Genres: FantasyThis Hardcover has 272 pages on April 1, 1999. Discover more about it at Goodreads. You can also buy it at Amazon Fourth in the Circle of Magic fantasy series for young middle-grade readers and revolving around four very supportive friends. It’s also fourth in the overall Emelan series. Visit KD Did It Takes on Books for a chronological listing of the books in the Circle of Magic series. My Take It’s a fun combination of magic, science, and medicine. Pierce has blended this so well, that it feels perfectly normal. I like how Pierce uses the concept of birthdays to provide this back history about Briar, the former Roach, a street rat who got lucky. Pierce dribbles out more back history. […]

Posted April 8, 2015 by Kathy Davie in Book Reviews, Middle-Grade / 0 Comments

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Tris’s Book

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Tris’s Book

This book came from the library, and I will never give you less than an honest review, no matter its source. I do provide informational and purchase links to make it more convenient for you to access the book. I also receive a percentage of the sale if you use one of my links to buy it. And that’s not enough money to be less than truthful *grin*.Tris’s Bookby Tamora Pierce Series: Emelan #2, The Circle of Magic #2Other books by this author that I’ve reviewed include Alanna: The First Adventure, In the Hand of the Goddess, Woman Who Rides Like a Man, Lioness Rampant, Wild Magic, Trickster’s Choice, Trickster’s Queen, Wolf-Speaker, Emperor Mage, Realms of the Gods, First Test, Page, Squire, Lady Knight, Terrier, Bloodhound, Mastiff, Daja’s Book, Sandry’s Book, Briar’s Book, Magic Steps, Street Magic, Cold Fire, Shatterglass, The Will of the Empress, Melting Stones.Genres: FantasyThis Paperback has 251 pages on June 24, 2006. Discover more about it at Goodreads. You can also buy it at Amazon Second in the Circle of Magic fantasy series for young middle-grade readers and revolving around the four young mages we met in Sandry’s Circle, 1. It’s also the second in the […]

Posted March 25, 2015 by Kathy Davie in Book Reviews, Middle-Grade / 0 Comments

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Sandry’s Book

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Sandry’s Book

This book came from the library, and I will never give you less than an honest review, no matter its source. I do provide informational and purchase links to make it more convenient for you to access the book. I also receive a percentage of the sale if you use one of my links to buy it. And that’s not enough money to be less than truthful *grin*.Sandry’s Bookby Tamora Pierce Series: Emelan #1, The Circle of Magic #1Other books by this author that I’ve reviewed include Alanna: The First Adventure, In the Hand of the Goddess, Woman Who Rides Like a Man, Lioness Rampant, Wild Magic, Trickster’s Choice, Trickster’s Queen, Wolf-Speaker, Emperor Mage, Realms of the Gods, First Test, Page, Squire, Lady Knight, Terrier, Bloodhound, Mastiff, Daja’s Book, Tris’s Book, Briar’s Book, Magic Steps, Street Magic, Cold Fire, Shatterglass, The Will of the Empress, Melting Stones.Genres: FantasyThis Paperback has 252 pages on June 24, 2006. Discover more about it at Goodreads. You can also buy it at Amazon First in the Circle of Magic fantasy series for young middle-grade readers and the first in the overall Emelan series. It introduces us to the four young people making up this […]

Posted March 18, 2015 by Kathy Davie in Book Reviews, Middle-Grade / 0 Comments

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Daja’s Book

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Daja’s Book

This book came from the library, and I will never give you less than an honest review, no matter its source. I do provide informational and purchase links to make it more convenient for you to access the book. I also receive a percentage of the sale if you use one of my links to buy it. And that’s not enough money to be less than truthful *grin*.Daja’s Bookby Tamora Pierce Series: Emelan #3, The Circle of Magic #3Other books by this author that I’ve reviewed include Alanna: The First Adventure, In the Hand of the Goddess, Woman Who Rides Like a Man, Lioness Rampant, Wild Magic, Trickster’s Choice, Trickster’s Queen, Wolf-Speaker, Emperor Mage, Realms of the Gods, First Test, Page, Squire, Lady Knight, Terrier, Bloodhound, Mastiff, Sandry’s Book, Tris’s Book, Briar’s Book, Magic Steps, Street Magic, Cold Fire, Shatterglass, The Will of the Empress, Melting Stones.Genres: FantasyThis Hardcover has 240 pages on March 1, 2000. Discover more about it at Goodreads. You can also buy it at Amazon Third in the Circle of Magic fantasy series for young middle-grade readers and revolving around four young friends tied together by magic. Daja’s Book was nominated for the Mythopoeic Fantasy Award […]

Posted March 2, 2015 by Kathy Davie in Book Reviews, Middle-Grade / 0 Comments