Category: Book Reviews


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

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

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 […]


Review: Midwives by Chris Bohjalian

21 March, 2016 / 0 Comments
Review: Midwives by Chris Bohjalian

Midwives by Chris Bohjalian My Copy: Paperback, 384 pages Publication Date: November, 1998 Publisher: Vintage Source: Borrowed The time is 1981, and Sibyl Danforth has been a dedicated midwife in the rural community of Reddington, Vermont, for fifteen years. But one treacherous winter night, in a house isolated by icy roads and failed telephone […]


Review: The Great Hunt by Wendy Higgins

17 March, 2016 / 1 Comment
Review: The Great Hunt by Wendy Higgins

The Great Hunt (Eurona Duology #1) by Wendy Higgins My Copy: ARC eBook, 282 pages Publication Date: March 8, 2016 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Publisher via Edelweiss Kill the beast. Win the girl. A strange beast stirs fear in the kingdom of Lochlanach, terrorizing towns with its brutality and hunger. In an act of desperation, […]


Review: Night Owl by M. Pierce

31 August, 2015 / 0 Comments
Review: Night Owl by M. Pierce

Night Owl (Night Owl #1) by M. Pierce My Copy: eBook, 233 pages Publication Date: September, 2013 Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Source: Purchased At twenty-eight, Matt Sky has the perfect life. He has a beautiful girlfriend, a massive inheritance, and four national bestsellers — all penned under his airtight alias, M. Pierce. At […]


Audiobook Review: The Martian by Andy Weir

24 August, 2015 / 0 Comments
Audiobook Review: The Martian by Andy Weir

The Martian by Andy Weir My Copy: Audiobook Publication Date: March, 2013 Publisher: Podium Publishing Source: Purchased Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the first person to die there. After a dust storm nearly kills him and forces his […]


Review: Perfectly Damaged by E.L. Montes

17 August, 2015 / 1 Comment
Review: Perfectly Damaged by E.L. Montes

Perfectly Damaged by E.L. Montes My Copy: eBook, 327 pages Publication Date: May, 2014 Publisher: Self-Published Source: Purchased Schizoaffective disorder: a mental illness in which a person experiences a combination of mood disorder and schizophrenia symptoms. I know about this illness — very well — because I suffer from it. It’s been four years […]


Review: Four Seconds to Lose by K.A. Tucker

3 August, 2015 / 0 Comments
Review: Four Seconds to Lose by K.A. Tucker

Four Seconds to Lose (Ten Tiny Breaths #3) by K.A. Tucker My Copy: Paperback, 389 pages Publication Date: November, 2013 Publisher: Atria Books Source: Library When a gorgeous young dancer walks through his door, a strip club owner must decide whether to follow his rules or his heart in the third novel by the […]


Review: Passion by Lauren Kate

27 July, 2015 / 0 Comments
Review: Passion by Lauren Kate

Passion (Fallen #3) by Lauren Kate My Copy: eBook, 252 pages Publication Date: June, 2011 Publisher: Delacorte Press Source: Library Luce would die for Daniel. And she has. Over and over again. Throughout time, Luce and Daniel have found each other, only to be painfully torn apart: Luce dead, Daniel left broken and […]


Review: The Trap by Andrew Fukuda

20 July, 2015 / 1 Comment
Review: The Trap by Andrew Fukuda

The Trap (The Hunt #3) by Andrew Fukuda My Copy: Hardcover, 320 pages Publication Date: October, 2013 Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Source: Library After barely escaping the Mission alive, Gene and Sissy face an impossible task: staying alive long enough to stop an entire world bent on their destruction. Bound on a train […]


Review: Paperweight by Meg Haston

6 July, 2015 / 0 Comments
Review: Paperweight by Meg Haston

Paperweight by Meg Haston My Copy: ARC eBook, 224 pages Publication Date: July 7, 2015 (tomorrow!) Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Publisher via Edelweiss (thank you!) Seventeen-year-old Stevie is trapped. In her life. In her body. And now in an eating-disorder treatment center on the dusty outskirts of the New Mexico desert. Life in the center […]