Category: Book Reviews


Review: Shadow Rising

30 July, 2012 / 2 Comments
Review: Shadow Rising

I would like to thank NetGalley and Grand Central Publishing for giving me the chance to read and review this novel before its publication date. While I appreciate the ARC, my review will be completely honest and I will rate it as it  appeals to me/my preferences. Shadow Rising (Dark […]


Review: Midnight Reckoning

25 July, 2012 / 3 Comments
Review: Midnight Reckoning

Midnight Reckoning by Kendra Leigh Castle Date Pub: January 1, 2012 Purchase: Amazon (paperback)Kindle EditionB&N      Kobo Goodreads Synopsis: Two separate worlds … One passion that binds them. Wild and passionate by nature, Lyra Black is not just any werewolf. She’s the future leader of the powerful pack of the […]


Review: Pleng’s Song

20 July, 2012 / 1 Comment
Review: Pleng’s Song

I would like to thank Patrick Maher for giving me the chance to read and review this novel.  Although I appreciate the free copy, my review will be completely honest and I will rate it as it appeals to me/my preferences. Pleng’s Song by Patrick Maher  Date Pub: April, 2012 […]


Vow to the Older Book: Dark Awakening

9 July, 2012 / 1 Comment
Vow to the Older Book: Dark Awakening

Vow to the Older Book is a meme hosted by me (Sam @ SIK Book Reviews). I vow to read one “older” book per month in an attempt to break away from the book reviewer’s tendency to only read/review new releases. To participate and/or to see full rules, please visit my […]


Review: Enchanted

28 June, 2012 / 15 Comments
Review: Enchanted

Enchanted by Alethea Kontis Date pub: May 8, 2012 Purchase: HardcoverKindle Edition Goodreads Synopsis: It isn’t easy being the rather overlooked and unhappy youngest sibling to sisters named for the other six days of the week. Sunday’s only comfort is writing stories, although what she writes has a terrible tendency to […]


Review: Phoenix by A.J. Scudiere

23 June, 2012 / 2 Comments
Review: Phoenix by A.J. Scudiere

I would like to thank NetGalley and Griffyn Ink Publishing for giving me the chance to read and review this novel before its publication date.  Although I appreciate the ARC, my review will be completely honest and I will rate it as it appeals to me/my preferences.   Pub date: October […]


Review: Endure by Carrie Jones (Need #4)

9 June, 2012 / 1 Comment
Review: Endure by Carrie Jones (Need #4)

Click to purchase a copy Goodreads Synopsis: It’s all-out war (and no-holds-barred romance) in the climactic conclusion to Carrie Jones’s bestselling series. Zara is at the center of an impending apocalypse.  True, she’s successfully rescued Nick from Valhalla, but it simply isn’t enough.  Evil pixies are ravaging Bedford, and they […]


Review: Entice by Carrie Jones (Need #3)

4 June, 2012 / 1 Comment
Review: Entice by Carrie Jones (Need #3)

Click to purchase a copy Goodreads Synopsis: Zara and Nick are soul mates, meant to be together forever. But that’s not quite how things have worked out. For starters, well, Nick is dead. Supposedly, he’s been taken to a mythic place for warriors known as Valhalla, so Zara and her […]


Review: Captivate by Carrie Jones (Need #2)

1 June, 2012 / 1 Comment
Review: Captivate by Carrie Jones (Need #2)

Click to purchase a copy Goodreads Synopsis: Zara and her friends knew they hadn’t solved the pixie problem for good.  Far from it.  The king’s needs grow deeper every day he’s stuck in captivity, while his control over his people gets weaker.  It’s made him vulnerable.  And now there’s a […]


Need by Carrie Jones

28 May, 2012 / 1 Comment
Need by Carrie Jones

Click to purchase a copy Goodreads Synopsis: Zara collects phobias the way other high school girls collect lipsticks.  Little wonder, since she’s had a pretty rough life.  Her father left when she was a baby, and her stepfather just died.  Her mother’s pretty much checked out – in fact, Mom’s […]