[dropcap]C[/dropcap]urtsies & Conspiracies is the second installment in the Finishing School series by Gail Carriger, and it improves upon a lot of the shortcomings and problems I had with the previous book. One of the things I disliked about the previous installment was that it moved along at a fairly slow pace for about 3/4 of the book. That's not…
[dropcap]S[/dropcap]ince first hearing about Gail Carriger's The Parasol Proctorate, I've wanted to get to know this world she had created--a world that blended steampunk-y Victorian England with fantastical elements like vampires and werewolves. I mean, what's not to love? Naturally, when I had the opportunity to read and review the first novel in her spin-off…
Welcome to Celestial Carousel! This book review & lifestyle blog by Samantha Claire is an amalgamation of good reads, good friends, and a great life. In addition to burying myself in books from my enormous TBR pile, I also love to travel and drink copious amounts of tea. Read more...
October 6, 2015
By Samantha Claire