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Review: Telesa: The Covenant Keeper by Lani Wendt Young

Review: Telesa: The Covenant Keeper by Lani Wendt Young
15 June, 2015 / 0 Comments

Telesa: The Covenant Keeper (Telesa #1) by Lani Wendt Young My Copy: eBook, 399 pages Publication Date: August, 2011 Publisher: Self-published Source: Author When Leila moves to her new home, all she wants is a family, a place to belong. Instead she discovers the local ancient myths of the telesa spirit women are more than just scary stories. The more she finds out about her heritage, the more sinister her new home turns out to be. Embraced by a Covenant Sisterhood of earth’s elemental guardians – what will Leila choose? Her fiery birthright as a telesa? Or will she choose the boy who offers […]


Review: Nobody

Review: Nobody
26 January, 2015 / 2 Comments

Nobody by Jennifer Lynn Barnes My Copy: ARC Paperback, 393 pages Publication Date: January, 2013 Publisher: Egmont USA Source: Traded for There are people in this world who are Nobody. No one sees them. No one notices them. They live their lives under the radar, forgotten as soon as you turn away. That’s why they make the perfect assassins. The Institute finds these people when they’re young and takes them away for training. But an untrained Nobody is a threat to their organization. And threats must be eliminated. Sixteen-year-old Claire has been invisible her whole life, missed by the Institute’s […]


Poe Challenge #4: The Murders in the Rue Morgue

Poe Challenge #4: The Murders in the Rue Morgue
28 November, 2014 / 0 Comments

For my Edgar Allan Poe Challenge this week, I read The Murders in the Rue Morgue. My Thoughts: The story was definitely the best out of the stories I’ve read for this challenge so far. It was awesome to experience the first ever Detective Fiction. I enjoyed it to a point. Remember how I said I call myself a fan of Poe, but I wanted to read more of his tales to know for sure? Well, the way this is going so far, I’m not sure I am. I’m not a huge fan of his writing style. I don’t really […]


Review: The Scorch Trials

Review: The Scorch Trials
17 October, 2014 / 0 Comments

The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner #2) by James Dashner My Copy: eBook Publication Date: October 12, 2010 Publisher: Delacorte Press Source: Purchased Solving the Maze was supposed to be the end. No more puzzles. No more variables. And no more running. Thomas was sure that escape meant he and the Gladers would get their lives back. But no one really knew what sort of life they were going back to. In the Maze, life was easy. They had food, and shelter, and safety… until Teresa triggered the end. In the world outside the Maze, however, the end was triggered […]


Review: Revolution 19

Review: Revolution 19
12 September, 2014 / 0 Comments

Revolution 19 (Revolution 19 #1) by Gregg Rosenblum My Copy: Paperback, 266 pages Publication Date: January 8, 2013 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Won from The Cover Contessa From the creators of Homeland and the Final Destination films, Revolution 19 is a cinematic thriller unlike anything else. At first they called it system-wide malfunctions when the robots stopped fighting at exactly 2:15 p.m. Greenwich Mean Time, August 17, 2051. For twenty-two hours the battlefields were silent. Then when the bots began killing again, now targeting their human commanders, they shook their heads and called it fatal programming errors. When, a day later, […]


Review: Outside In

Review: Outside In
22 August, 2014 / 0 Comments

Outside In (Insiders #2) by Maria V. Snyder My Copy: eBook Publication Date: January 3, 2011 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Source: Purchased Me? A leader? Okay, I did prove that there’s more to Inside than we knew. That a whole world exists beyond this cube we live in. And finding that led to a major rebellion—between worker scrubs like me and the snobby uppers who rule our world. Make that ruled. Because of me, we’re free. I thought that meant I was off the hook, and could go off on my own again while still touching base with Riley, of course. […]


Review: Mila 2.0

Review: Mila 2.0
28 March, 2014 / 1 Comment

Mila 2.0 by Debra Driza My Copy: ARC Paperback, 470 pages Publication Date: March 12, 2013 Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Source: Through trade with Chri Genre: Science Fiction | Young Adult Mila 2.0 is the first book in an electrifying sci-fi thriller series about a teenage girl who discovers that she is an experiment in artificial intelligence. Mila was never meant to learn the truth about her identity. She was a girl living with her mother in a small Minnesota town. She was supposed to forget her past—that she was built in a secret computer science lab and programmed to […]


Review: Sam Cruz’s Infallible Guide to Getting Girls

Review: Sam Cruz’s Infallible Guide to Getting Girls
24 February, 2014 / 1 Comment

Sam Cruz’s Infallible Guide to Getting Girls by Tellulah Darling My Copy: ePub eBook, 170 pages Publication Date: October 17, 2012 Publisher: Te Da Media Source: NetGalley Genre: Contemporary | Realistic Fiction | Romance | Young Adult Why the hell can’t chicks be more like guys? That question plagues high school senior Sam Cruz. Sam is perfectly happy being a player. He just wishes girls wouldn’t change the game from sex to relationships. It makes him look like an asshole. But when Sam’s best friend, Ally Klinger, gets dumped, she begs him to transform her into someone who can screw […]


Review: Mind Games

Review: Mind Games
30 December, 2013 / 0 Comments

Mind Games (Mind Games #1) by Kiersten White My Copy: Hardcover, 237 pages Publication Date: February 19, 2013 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Library Genre: Dystopian | Paranormal | Young Adult Fia was born with flawless instincts. Her first impulse, her gut feeling, is always exactly right. Her sister, Annie, is blind to the world around her—except when her mind is gripped by strange visions of the future. Trapped in a school that uses girls with extraordinary powers as tools for corporate espionage, Annie and Fia are forced to choose over and over between using their abilities in twisted, unthinkable ways…or risking each other’s […]


Review: Don’t Look Now

Review: Don’t Look Now
4 October, 2013 / 2 Comments

Don’t Turn Around (PERSEFoNE #2) by Michelle Gagnon My Copy: Hardcover, 319 pages Publication Date: August 27, 2013 Publisher: HarperCollins Source: Borrowed from Library! Genre: Mystery | Sci-Fi | Suspense/Thriller | Young Adult Noa Torsen is on the run. Having outsmarted the sinister corporation Pike & Dolan, Noa and her friend Zeke now move stealthily across the country, protecting runaways before they become test subjects for P&D’s horrific experiments. Noa knows all too well what that feels like: Whatever they did to her has left her exhausted and scared. Back in Boston, Peter anxiously follows Noa’s movements from his computer, using […]