Tag: 2.5 stars


Review: The First Time by Joy Fielding

26 November, 2018 / 4 Comments
Review: The First Time by Joy Fielding

This book started off interesting and captivating and I was eager to see where it would go.  However, after a certain point, it got quite boring.  Basically just waiting for the inevitable.  I didn’t like Jake as a character, so I wasn’t rooting for his relationship with Mattie.  I think […]


Review: Freakling by Lana Krumwiede

14 May, 2018 / 4 Comments
Review: Freakling by Lana Krumwiede

  Freakling by Lana Krumwiede My Copy: Hardcover, 320 pages Publication Date: July 1, 2012 Publisher: Candlewick Press Source: Won In twelve-year-old Taemon’s city, everyone has a power called psi — the ability to move and manipulate objects with their minds. When Taemon loses his psi in a traumatic accident, he must hide his […]


Review: All Fall Down by Julie Coulter Bellon

17 February, 2017 / 1 Comment
Review: All Fall Down by Julie Coulter Bellon

All Fall Down (Hostage Negotiation Team #1) by Julie Coulter Bellon My Copy: ePub eBook, 180 pages Publication Date: September 16, 2011 Publisher: Self-published Source: Gift Hostage negotiator Claire Michaels’ never thought she’d be involved in an international crisis. Can she overcome her scars of the past to stop a new al-Qaeda threat? Navy […]


Review: Poison by Bridget Zinn

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

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 […]