Tag: 4.5


Review: The Cage by Megan Shepherd

Review: The Cage by Megan Shepherd
25 May, 2015 / 1 Comment

The Cage (The Cage #1) by Megan Shepherd My Copy: ARC eBook, 308 pages Publication Date: May 26, 2015 (Tomorrow!) Publisher: Balzer + Bray Source: Publisher via Edelweiss When Cora Mason wakes in a desert, she doesn’t know where she is or who put her there. As she explores, she finds an impossible mix of environments—tundra next to desert, farm next to jungle, and a strangely empty town cobbled together from different cultures—all watched over by eerie black windows. And she isn’t alone. Four other teenagers have also been taken: a beautiful model, a tattooed smuggler, a secretive genius, and an army brat who […]


Review: The Heir by Kiera Cass

Review: The Heir by Kiera Cass
18 May, 2015 / 0 Comments

The Heir (The Selection #4) by Kiera Cass My Copy: Paperback, 352 pages Publication Date: May 5, 2015 Publisher: HarpTeen Source: Purchased Princess Eadlyn has grown up hearing endless stories about how her mother and father met. Twenty years ago, America Singer entered the Selection and won the heart of Prince Maxon—and they lived happily ever after. Eadlyn has always found their fairy-tale story romantic, but she has no interest in trying to repeat it. If it were up to her, she’d put off marriage for as long as possible. But a princess’s life is never entirely her own, and Eadlyn can’t […]


Review: Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll

Review: Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll
11 May, 2015 / 0 Comments

Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll My Copy: ARC eBook, 286 pages Publication Date: May 12, 2015 (Tomorrow!) Publisher: Simon & Schuster Source: Publisher via NetGalley HER PERFECT LIFE IS A PERFECT LIE. As a teenager at the prestigious Bradley School, Ani FaNelli endured a shocking, public humiliation that left her desperate to reinvent herself. Now, with a glamorous job, expensive wardrobe, and handsome blue blood fiancé, she’s this close to living the perfect life she’s worked so hard to achieve. But Ani has a secret. There’s something else buried in her past that still haunts her, something private and painful […]


Review: Defiance

Review: Defiance
8 December, 2014 / 1 Comment

Defiance (Defiance #1) by C.J. Redwine My Copy: Paperback, 403 pages Publication Date: August 28, 2012 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Source: Purchased While the other girls in the walled city-state of Baalboden learn to sew and dance, Rachel Adams learns to track and hunt. While they bend like reeds to the will of their male Protectors, she uses hers for sparring practice. When Rachel’s father fails to return from a courier mission and is declared dead, the city’s brutal Commander assigns Rachel a new Protector: her father’s apprentice, Logan—the boy she declared her love to and who turned her down two […]


Review: The Queen of Zombie Hearts

Review: The Queen of Zombie Hearts
20 October, 2014 / 0 Comments

The Queen of Zombie Hearts (White Rabbit Chronicles #3) by Gena Showalter My Copy: eBook Publication Date: September 30, 2014 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Source: Purchased I have a plan. We’ll either destroy them for good, or they’ll destroy us. Either way, only one of us is walking away. In the stunning conclusion to the wildly popular White Rabbit Chronicles, Alice “Ali” Bell thinks the worst is behind her. She’s ready to take the next step with boyfriend Cole Holland, the leader of the zombie slayers…until Anima Industries, the agency controlling the zombies, launches a sneak attack, killing four of her friends. […]


Review: Gone Girl

Review: Gone Girl
19 September, 2014 / 2 Comments

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn My Copy: eBook, 474 pages Publication Date: 2012 Publisher: Broadway Books Source: Library On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears. Husband-of-the-Year Nick isn’t doing himself any favors with cringe-worthy daydreams about the slope and shape of his wife’s head, but passages from Amy’s diary reveal the alpha-girl perfectionist could have put anyone dangerously on edge. Under mounting pressure from the police and the media—as well as Amy’s fiercely […]


Review: Delirium

Review: Delirium
15 August, 2014 / 1 Comment

Delirium (Delirium #1) by Lauren Oliver My Copy: Paperback Publication Date: February 3, 2011 Publisher: HarperCollins Source: Purchased Ninety-five days, and then I’ll be safe. I wonder whether the procedure will hurt. I want to get it over with. It’s hard to be patient. It’s hard not to be afraid while I’m still uncured, though so far the deliria hasn’t touched me yet. Still, I worry. They say that in the old days, love drove people to madness. The deadliest of all deadly things: It kills you both when you have it and when you don’t. My Review What you’re […]


Mini Review: The Guard

Mini Review: The Guard
24 March, 2014 / 0 Comments

The Guard (The Selection #2.5) by Kiera Cass My Copy: Paperback, 92 pages Publication Date: February 4, 2014 Publisher: HarperCollins Source: Library Genre: Dystopian | Romance | Young Adult Before America Singer met Prince Maxon . . . Before she entered the Selection . . . She was in love with a boy named Aspen Leger. Don’t miss this digital original novella set in the captivating world of Kiera Cass’s #1 New York Times bestselling Selection trilogy. This brand new 64-page story begins just after the group of Selected girls is narrowed down to the Elite and is told from […]


Mini Review: The Prince

Mini Review: The Prince
21 March, 2014 / 2 Comments

The Prince (The Selection #0.5) by Kiera Cass My Copy: Paperback, 80 pages Publication Date: March 5, 2013 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Library Genre: Dystopian | Romance | Young Adult Before thirty-five girls were chosen to compete in the Selection… Before Aspen broke America’s heart… There was another girl in Prince Maxon’s life… Don’t miss this thrilling 64-page original novella set in the world of the New York Times bestselling novel The Selection. Also features a teaser to The Elite, Kiera Cass’s hotly anticipated sequel to The Selection.   My Review  What you’re in for: Romance. A great peek inside Maxon’s head. A […]


Review: Split Second

Review: Split Second
10 March, 2014 / 4 Comments

Split Second (Pivot Point #2) by Kasie West My Copy: Hardcover, 360 pages Publication Date: February 11, 2014 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Purchased Genre: Paranormal | Romance | Young Adult Life can change in a split second. Addie hardly recognizes her life since her parents divorced. Her boyfriend used her. Her best friend betrayed her. She can’t believe this is the future she chose. On top of that, her ability is acting up. She’s always been able to Search the future when presented with a choice. Now she can manipulate and slow down time, too . . . but not without […]