Author Archive for Bonnie Svitavsky

A Flight of Angels

Flight-of-Angels

In the library world, we spend a lot of time guessing what will be the next big thing… we’ve been moving away from vampires (oh so slowly) and more heavily towards steampunk and dystopian fiction.  Supernatural romance is still going…

Far Arden

Far-Arden-HC

Army Shanks is perhaps the toughest arctic pirate you’ve ever met, though it’s unlikely you’ve ever met anyone like him. He is “as cold and unforgiving as the arctic itself” and excels at punching. Shanks is on a mission to…

Soul Eater: The Complete Series

Witches, werewolves, zombies, and demons – these are all monsters that Meisters and Weapons battle on a daily basis. Students at the Grim Reaper’s Death Weapon Meister Academy learn the art of battle and maintaining their souls. Teenagers Maka and…

Library Wars: Love & War, vol. 6

It’s Valentine’s Day and the Library Defense Force finds itself flooded with chocolates and romance! Iku schemes about the best way to get chocolates to Instructor Dojo without being too obvious about her feelings. Her roommate, Shibazaki, finds herself with…

Mercury

Have you heard the story about the farmer and the snake? The man takes pity on a freezing snake and puts it in his coat to warm up. But is the snake grateful? No – once warm, it bites the…

Darker Than Black

Several years ago, Hell’s Gate appeared in Tokyo, stealing away the stars and replacing them with fakes. These new stars represent contractors, humans who have lost their humanity, gaining supernatural powers and a price to pay each time they use…

Fraggle Rock: Tails and Tales

I have always admired and even envied the Fraggles. I grew up watching them, wondering just what Doozer construction tasted like (it couldn’t really taste like radishes!), worrying with Boober, and wishing I could get a postcard from Uncle Traveling…

Castle Waiting, vol. 2

Within the walls of Brambly Hedge, lies a castle housing a group of misfits and outcasts. Their stories are familiar, borrowed from fairytales and nursery rhymes. In the first volume of Castle Waiting, Linda Medley introduced us to the castle…