Gwen & Kate's Library

Two sisters' reviews of Young Adult and Middle Grade books, inspired by their lovely library.

Gwen’s Reviews of Boston Jacky and Wild Rover No More by L.A. Meyer

Luckily, my prayers were answered! Wild Rover No More is much better than Boston Jacky, and a wonderful finale to one of my favorite series!  Boston Jacky by L.A. Meyer Series: The Bloody Jack Adventures, … Continue reading

June 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Gwen’s Review of Viva Jacquelina! by L.A. Meyer

Part of the reason the series just won’t end must be because Katherine Kellgren’s talents would then need to be used elsewhere. Again, it is her skill that makes these … Continue reading

November 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gwen’s Thoughts on The Mark of the Golden Dragon by L.A. Meyer

I’ve been putting this review off for quite a bit, but with the So Behind! Review-A-Thon Challenge I’m participating in, it’s finally time. The Mark of the Golden Dragon is the ninth … Continue reading

October 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gwen’s Review of The Wake of the Lorelei Lee by L.A. Meyer

Unfortunately, The Wake of the Lorelei Lee may be one of my least favorite Jacky Faber books, following the first one, Bloody Jack. This is mostly due to the fact that while L.A. … Continue reading

September 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gwen’s Review of Rapture of the Deep by L.A. Meyer

Rapture of the Deep is again one of my more favored Jacky Faber books, along with Mississippi Jack and Under the Jolly Roger. This mostly has to do with the fact that this book contains … Continue reading

August 15, 2014 · 2 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday #1: Wild Rover No More by L.A. Meyer

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This is the first of Gwen & Kate’s Library’s Waiting on … Continue reading

August 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gwen & Kate’s Clerihews: Poking Fun at Favorite Authors Through Poetry

A clerihew is a short poem or comic, typically in two rhyming couplets (AABB rhyme scheme) with quick, uneven lines. It pokes fun at a famous person, and the first … Continue reading

August 3, 2014 · 2 Comments