Tag Archives: Read-Through Reactions

Dead Beat’s Break Down (Part 7)

  Sorry once again for my tardiness.  I was preparing for the zombie apocalypse (no, seriously, I was).  I’ll tell you all about that later, but first things first. To make it up to you, I’ve finished Dead Beat, so we … Continue reading

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Dead Beat’s Break Down (part 6)

It’s Halloween in Chicago.  Our favorite wizard is running out of not only time but also options.  If he can’t defeat the baddies before midnight, the entire world is doomed. Sounds like a normal day for Harry Dresden.

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Dead Beat’s Break Down (part 5)

We all knew that this was coming.  Whether it be asking advice from Bob or gleaning vague knowledge from faeries, Harry always consults some magical being when a case is this tough to crack. Let’s just hope it doesn’t cause … Continue reading

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Dead Beat’s Breakdown (part 3)

Already, Dead Beat has us glued to the edge of our seats.  New threats lurk in the dark hours before Halloween’s approach, and it doesn’t seem to be letting up any time soon.

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Dead Beat’s Breakdown (Part 2)

Through the dark streets of autumn Chicago we travel. As Halloween approaches, Harry is confronted with even more mysteries and obstacles. And the worst part is he doesn’t have the time!

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Dead Beat’s Breakdown (Part 1)

Jim Butcher is at it again.  Throughout “The Dresden Files” series, we’ve seen monsters, vampires, demons, dastardly villains, and impossible escapes.  We’ve felt joy, fear, heartbreak, and anger right along with our favorite wizard. And we’re about to jump on … Continue reading

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New Blood’s Take on Blood Rites (part 8)

Well, what do you know.  We’ve come to the end of the line. I know, it’s been fun. I can’t believe how fast the time has gone.  But all good things must come to an end. Let’s dive in, shall we? … Continue reading

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New Blood’s Take on Blood Rites (part 7)

Happy Hump-Day everyone! So we’re back in the saddle.  Harry and his crew are ready to hunt some terrible beasties and taking us along for the ride.  Will this plan go well, or will it all fall to pieces?  Will … Continue reading

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New Blood’s Take on Blood Rites (part 6)

Show of hands: How many think that Harry can go five chapters without almost getting killed?  Anyone? 

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New Blood’s Take on Blood Rites (part 5)

My goodness, I can’t believe we’re already halfway through the book.  Time flies  when you’re having fun. We’ve seen a lot of crazy things already.  From near death experiences to family squabbles, there has been no end to the excitement. … Continue reading

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New Blood’s Take on Blood Rites (part 4)

Thankfully there were no monsters that needed squishing last night, and I’m all recovered from the vampire hunt.  Finally, we can get back on schedule!

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New Blood’s Take on Blood Rites (part 3)

Sorry I was a day late on getting you the next five chapters.  I didn’t want you to go too long without continuing on from last time, but things come up.  As it turns out, I had to hunt vampires all … Continue reading

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New Blood’s Take on Blood Rites (part 2)

*queue gameshow fanfare* Welcome back to another Read-Along with the new kid!  I’m your host, Aislinn Gibson. Last time we met, we were talking about the first 5 chapters of Jim Butcher’s amazing book Blood Rites, book 6 of “The Dresden … Continue reading

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The New Blood’s Take on Blood Rites (Chapter 1-5)

Blessed Ash Wednesday, everyone! My name is Aislinn Gibson, but you can call me Ashe.  As Matthew mentioned, I’m the new kid on the block.  I’m so happy to be a part of this crazy family and to share amazing … Continue reading

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