Review Index: Books, Movies & Poetry


This is an alphabetically ordered index of the reviews written by me on books and movies, and the poetry pieces that I have selected for the Poetry Friday meme. Personal favourites have been marked by a double asterix (**), so do check them out!


[Updated as of February 28, 2015]

All the Windwracked Stars by Elizabeth Bear

**The Alleluia Files by Sharon Shinn

**Ancillary Justice & Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie

**An Artificial Night by Seanan McGuire

**The Bitterbynde Trilogy by Cecilia Dart Thornton

The Blue Cross by G. K. Chesterton

Be Buried in the Rain by Barbara Michaels

Bleeding Violet by Dia Reeves

**The Broken Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin

*The Changeling Sea by Patricia McKillip

**Chime by Franny Billingsley

*Cold Magic by Kate Elliott

**Cordelia's Honor by Lois McMaster Bujold

The City in the Lake by Rachel Neumeier

The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey

*The Devil's Cub by Georgette Heyer

*The Darkangel by Meredith Ann Pierce

The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey

**The Daughter of the Forest by Juliet Marillier

*Dead Witch Walking by Kim Harrison

Disorder in the Court by Charles M. Sevilla

Dreamer's Pool by Juliet Marillier

*Eon and Eona by Alison Goodman

Every Which Way but Dead by Kim Harrison

Fan Girl by Rainbow Rowell

**The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan

**The Flame of Sevenwaters by Juliet Marillier

A Gathering of Gargoyles by Meredith Ann Pierce

The Good, the Bad, and the Undead by Kim Harrison

*The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

*The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin

**The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde

**Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke

Killishandra by Anne McCaffrey

**Late Eclipses by Seanan McGuire

Lavinia by Ursula K. Le Guin

A Local Habitation by Seanan McGuire

**The Man Who Was Thursday by G.K. Chesterton

The Mystery of Grace by Charles de Lint

NAJA by J.D. Morvan & Bengal

Ombria in Shadow by Patricia McKillip

Outlander by Diana Gabaldon

*The Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

**Quick Service by P.G. Wodehouse

**The Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold

The Pearl of the Soul of the World by Meredith Ann Pierce

**The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood

The Prodigal Daughter by Jeffrey Archer

Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuire

**Rachel Swirsky's Stories (by Rachel Swirsky)

The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell

**The Life of Pi by Yann Martel

*The Liveship Traders Series by Robin Hobb

The Lymond Chronicles by Dorothy Dunnett

*The Man Who Was Thursday by G. K. Chesterton

**The Penelopiad by Margarate Atwood

The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

**The Tarot Cafe Manga by Park Sang-sun

**Tintin in Tibet by Herge

**The Talisman Ring by Georgette Heyer

Ugly to Start With by John Michael Cummings

**We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

*Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel


[Updated as of April 11, 2013]

*Bleak House: BBC Show Review
**The Fountain: Movie Review

*Perfume: Movie Review
*The Reader: Movie Review


[Updated as of April 11, 2013]

Aanabhrandhanmar, or ‘Mad About Elephants’ by Aimee Nezhukumatathil
A Nightmare by G. K. Chesterton
An Apology by Roger McGough
*Anyone Lived in a Pretty How Town by E. E. Cummings
Autumn Movement by Carl Sandburg
The Battle Hymn of the Republic  by Julia Ward Howe
Blazing Fruit by Roger McGough
**A Blessing for a Wedding by Jane Hirshfield
**Boast of Quietness by Jorge Luis Borges
The Brewing of Soma by John Greenleaf Whittier
Cat’s Twelve Tails by Steven Withrow
Death by Emily Dickinson
*Death of a Naturalist by Seamus Heaney
**Do Not Stand at My Grave & Weep by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
For the Dead by Adrienne Rich
Forever is… by Emily Dickinson
Funeral Blues by W. H. Auden
The Goblin Market by Christina Rosetti
Howl by Allen Ginsberg
I am Tired by Fernando Pessoa

Inspiration by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I Often Repeat Repeat Myself by Shel Silverstein
**If by Rudyard Kipling
Invictus by William Ernest Henley
**The Lady of Shalott by Alfred Lord Tennyson
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock by T. S. Eliot
The Mad Man by Khalil Gibran
The Masque of Anarchy by Percy Shelley
Maud Muller by John Greenleaf Whittier
*Mending Wall by Robert Frost
*Morning and Night by Jeff Hardin
My Heart and I by Emily Browning
Numbers by Mary Cornish
Otherwise by Jane Kenyon
The Plumpuppets by Christopher Morley
Poetry Should Ride the Bus by Ruth Forman
Religious Consolation by John Updike
Reluctance by Robert Frost
Scarborough Fair (Folk song/ Simon & Garfunkel)
September by H. C. Burner
**Solitude by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Soup and Bread by Diane Swan
A Teamster's Farewell: Sobs En Route to a Penitentiary by Carl Sandburg
Tired Tim by Walter de la Mare
To a Mouse by Robert Burns
The Vampire by Rudyard Kipling
The War is Kind by Stephen Crane
What We Want by Linda Pastan
Worth While by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
*You are Old, Father William by Lewis Carroll

Last Edit: February 28, 2015

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