Category: Book Reviews


Review: How to Party with an Infant by Kaui Hart Hemmings

Review: How to Party with an Infant by Kaui Hart Hemmings
24 October, 2016 / 0 Comments

How to Party with an Infant by Kaui Hart Hemmings My Copy: ARC eBook, 195 pages Publication Date: August 9, 2016 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Source: Edelweiss When Mele Bart told her boyfriend Bobby she was pregnant with his child, he stunned her with an announcement of his own: he was engaged to someone else. Fast forward two years, Mele’s daughter is a toddler, and Bobby and his fiancée want Ellie to be the flower girl at their wedding. Mele, who also has agreed to attend the nuptials, knows she can’t continue obsessing about Bobby and his cheese making, Napa-residing, fiancée. She needs something […]


Review: Level 2 by Lenore Appelhans

Review: Level 2 by Lenore Appelhans
30 May, 2016 / 0 Comments

Level 2 (The Memory Chronicles #1) by Lenore Appelhans My Copy: Hardcover, 281 pages Publication Date: January 15, 2013 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Source: Won from Imaginary Reads In this gripping exploration of a futuristic afterlife, a teen discovers that death is just the beginning. Since her untimely death the day before her eighteenth birthday, Felicia Ward has been trapped in Level 2, a stark white afterlife located between our world and the next. Along with her fellow drones, Felicia passes the endless hours reliving memories of her time on Earth and mourning what she’s lost-family, friends, and Neil, the […]


Review: The Crown by Kiera Cass

Review: The Crown by Kiera Cass
23 May, 2016 / 0 Comments

The Crown (The Selection #5) by Kiera Cass My Copy: Kobo eBook Publication Date: May 3, 2016 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Purchased When Eadlyn became the first princess of Illéa to hold her own Selection, she didn’t think she would fall in love with any of her thirty-five suitors. She spent the first few weeks of the competition counting down the days until she could send them all home. But as events at the palace force Eadlyn even further into the spotlight, she realizes that she might not be content remaining alone. Eadlyn still isn’t sure she’ll find the fairytale ending her parents did twenty […]


Blog Tour Review: Beautiful Boy by Leddy Harper

Blog Tour Review: Beautiful Boy by Leddy Harper
9 May, 2016 / 0 Comments

Beautiful Boy by Leddy Harper My Copy: ARC eBook, 275 pages Publication Date: April 28, 2016 Publisher: Self-published Source: Inkslinger PR One introverted girl. One extroverted guy. One assignment. One afternoon. Then everything changed… “You destroyed me.” Novah wanted nothing more than to walk away, never see him again. She was determined to pick up the pieces of her tarnished reputation and move on. Her torture became her muse, earning her well-deserved notoriety for capturing beauty with her lens. She had come full circle. She had it all…until he returned. Nolan found himself surrounded by the grim facets of life, no longer the prominent […]


Review: A Mad Zombie Party by Gena Showalter

Review: A Mad Zombie Party by Gena Showalter
2 May, 2016 / 0 Comments

A Mad Zombie Party (White Rabbit Chronicles #4) by Gena Showalter My Copy: Kobo eBook Publication Date: September 29, 2015 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Source: Purchased The battle rages on. Ali Bell and Cole Holland’s crew of zombie slayers thought they’d won the war against Anima Industries, the evil company responsible for capturing and experimenting on zombies in an effort to discover the secret to immortality. In the last epic clash, the slayers lost many of their crew and closest friends. But Frosty, the ice man himself, has not recovered from one casualty in particular—the love of his life, Kat Parker. On the path to […]


Review: What We Saw by Aaron Hartzler

Review: What We Saw by Aaron Hartzler
25 April, 2016 / 2 Comments

What We Saw by Aaron Hartzler My Copy: ARC eBook, 239 pages Publication Date: September 22, 2015 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Publisher via Edelweiss Kate Weston can piece together most of the bash at John Doone’s house: shots with Stacey Stallard, Ben Cody taking her keys and getting her home early—the feeling that maybe he’s becoming more than just the guy she’s known since they were kids. But when a picture of Stacey passed out over Deacon Mills’s shoulder appears online the next morning, Kate suspects she doesn’t have all the details. When Stacey levels charges against four of Kate’s classmates, the whole town […]


Review: Poison by Bridget Zinn

Review: Poison by Bridget Zinn
18 April, 2016 / 0 Comments

Poison by Bridget Zinn My Copy: ARC Paperback, 276 pages Publication Date: March 12, 2013 Publisher: Disney Hyperion Source: Won Sixteen-year-old Kyra, a highly-skilled potions master, is the only one who knows her kingdom is on the verge of destruction—which means she’s the only one who can save it. Faced with no other choice, Kyra decides to do what she does best: poison the kingdom’s future ruler, who also happens to be her former best friend. But, for the first time ever, her poisoned dart . . . misses. Now a fugitive instead of a hero, Kyra is caught in a game of […]


Review: Sweet Temptation by Wendy Higgins

Review: Sweet Temptation by Wendy Higgins
11 April, 2016 / 0 Comments

Sweet Temptation (The Sweet Series #4) by Wendy Higgins My Copy: Kobo eBook Publication Date: September 8, 2015 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Purchased Bad boy Kaidan Rowe has never wanted for anything—money, popularity, musical talent…hot girls—but seducing them is part of his duty as a Nephilim, slave to the demon Dukes. As the son of the Duke of Lust, Kaidan has learned his father’s ways, becoming a master of passion, a manipulator of chemistry. Disobeying his father would mean certain death. Thankfully for Kaidan, he’s good at his job. And he enjoys it. Until he meets Anna Whitt—smart, feisty, and inexplicably good—the one girl seemingly immune […]


Review: Pretty Girls by Karin Slaughter

Review: Pretty Girls by Karin Slaughter
4 April, 2016 / 0 Comments

Pretty Girls by Karin Slaughter My Copy: ARC eBook, 370 pages Publication Date: September 29, 2015 Publisher: William Morrow Source: Publisher via Edelweiss #1 internationally bestselling author Karin Slaughter returns with a sophisticated and chilling psychological thriller of dangerous secrets, cold vengeance, and unexpected absolution, in which two estranged sisters must come together to find truth about two harrowing tragedies, twenty years apart, that devastate their lives. Sisters. Strangers. Survivors. More than twenty years ago, Claire and Lydia’s teenaged sister Julia vanished without a trace. The two women have not spoken since, and now their lives could not be more different. Claire is the […]


Review: A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

Review: A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
28 March, 2016 / 0 Comments

A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire #1) by George R.R. Martin My Copy: Kobo eBook Publication Date: August, 1996 Publisher: Bantam Source: Purchased Summers span decades. Winter can last a lifetime. And the struggle for the Iron Throne has begun. As Warden of the north, Lord Eddard Stark counts it a curse when King Robert bestows on him the office of the Hand. His honour weighs him down at court where a true man does what he will, not what he must … and a dead enemy is a thing of beauty. The old gods have no power in the south, […]