Lytherus Book Club: Maplecroft by Cherie Priest, part 2

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Sorry I’m a few days late, but I am SO excited to talk about the second half of this book! I honestly think that Maplecroft is one of the creepiest books I’ve ever read, and I absolutely adored every bit of it. REMEMBER, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS in my review, as I’m assuming you’ve read this along with us. [...]

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Lytherus Book Club: March- The Starbound Series by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

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  The March selection for the Lytherus book club are the Starbound books (These Broken Stars & This Shattered World) by authors Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner. We’re so excited to feature these lovely YA scifi books, and their authors, this month! We want you to read along with us! Here’s the break-down of the books: March 8th: First [...]

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Fresh off the Slab: ‘Maggie’, ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’, ‘Scary Sleepover’, and more


By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes….Take a peek at this week’s horror highlights! Maggie Is anyone else surprised that Arnold Schwarzenegger is going to star in a zombie movie? With Henry Hobson directing and John Scott 3 writing the script, Maggie stars Schwarzenegger as the father of the piece and Abigail Breslin plays [...]

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He has been, and always shall be, loved. Goodbye, Leonard Nimoy.


Unlike most of the geek community today, I am not mourning a character. At least, I am more mourning the idea of a character since all I know of Spock comes from the new movies. But I am deeply heartbroken over the loss of one of the greatest geeks of all. When Leonard Nimoy showed up [...]

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Exclusive interview with Aric Carter (‘The Reawakening’, Saga of Lyn Book One)

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As part of our featured author week, Aric Carter stopped by Lytherus for an exclusive interview about his book The Reawakening. We talk about his career, both as a writer and as an actor, his love of fantasy, and his plans for The Saga of Lyn. We tried to keep it as spoiler free as possible, [...]

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Giveaway: ‘The Reawakening’ by Aric Carter

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This week for our featured author week, we’ve been telling you all about The Reawakening by Aric Carter. Now here’s your chance to read it yourself! We’re giving away a copy for one lucky winner! Enter below for your chance to win. The giveaway runs till 11:59 EST on March 4th. US only. Be sure to [...]

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Review: ‘Poisonwell’ perfectly concludes a stunning high fantasy series


Perhaps the greatest testament I can give this story is the fact that I downloaded it at 3p.m. one day and started reading straight away. Despite the limited sleep two new babies allow, I chose to stay up until 2am the following morning to finish it. That’s how good it is, folks. Poisonwell is the last [...]

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New book releases, week of February 24th: So many pretty covers


Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy: Dove Arising (Dove Chronicles) by Karen Bao Phaet Theta has lived her whole life in a colony on the Moon. She’s barely spoken since her father died in an accident nine years ago. She cultivates the plants in Greenhouse 22, lets her best friend talk for her, and stays off [...]

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Review: ‘The Reawakening’ provides both the fantasy and the science fiction genre with a gorgeous new tale

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When I read the blurb for the first book of The Saga of Lyn, I thought I knew what to expect. I’d seen fantasy novels claim to incorporate science fiction elements before. We’ve all read the story of a rustic worker who becomes a warrior. But it didn’t take long for me to realize that The [...]

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Featured Author Week: Aric Carter (‘The Reawakening’) visits Lytherus!

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Author and actor Aric Carter will be joining us at Lytherus as our featured author of the week! In addition to a review and a giveaway, stay tuned for an exclusive interview with the author! The Reawakening is the first book of the thrilling new series The Saga of Lyn. Take a look at the back [...]

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