Book Reviews

Here is a comprehensive list of all of our book reviews.  Guest reviews are also included and noted as such.  Reviews are listed in alphabetical order by book title.


4th Wish by Ed Howdershelt and Abintra Press


A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas  (A Court of Thorns and Roses #1)

A Curious Tale of the In-Between by Lauren DeStefano  (Pram #1)

A Dangerous Game:  A Short Story by Ella Monroe

A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness  (All Souls #1)

A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness  (All Souls #1)  – Guest Review:  Kelsey

After Wimbledon by Jennifer Gilby Roberts

An Emerging Threat by Mark E. Lein  (The Seeker’s Burden #1)

Against the Wall by Julie Prestsater  (Against the Wall #1)

Alienated by Melissa Landers  (Alienated #1)

All About You by Joanna Mazurkiewicz (Love & Hate #1)

Angelfire by Hanna Peach  (Dark Angel #1)

Armed and Fabulous by Camilla Chafer (Lexi Graves Mysteries #1)

A Thousand Nights by E.K. Johnston

A Villain’s Fate by Lola James  (Fate series)

Awake by Natasha Preston


Be With Me by Jennifer Armentrout  (Wait for You #2)

Beasts and Maidens by M. E. Timmons

Before the Fall:  Arrival by Ally Carter  (Embassy Row #0.5)

Best Man with Benefits by Samanthe Beck  (Wedding Dare #4; McCade Brothers #3)

Best Worst Mistake by Lia Riley  (Brightwater #3)

Betting on the Wrong Brother by Cathryn Fox  (What Happens in Vegas)

Bird of Paradise Drums Beating by Penny Ross

Blood Lust by Zoe Winters  (Preternaturals #1)

Blood Red Road by Moira Young (Dust Lands #1) – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Blue Crush by Jules Barnard (Blue series #2)

Body Check by Deirdre Martin (New York Blades #1)

Bossypants by Tina Fey

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley – Mel’s guest review at Books Are My Thing

Bread Baking for Beginners by Angela Pierce – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Bridesmaid Lotto by Rachel Astor (McMaster the Disaster #1)


Cat Fight by Zoe Winters  (Preternaturals #1.5)

Cell by Stephan King

Cinder by Marissa Meyer  (Lunar Chronicles #1)

Clipped Wings by Helena Hunting (Clipped Wings #1)

Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare (The Infernal Devices #1)

Compromising Her Position by Samanthe Beck

Crossing the Ice by Jennifer Comeaux (Ice #1)

Crow:  Episode One by Alex Owens (Crow #1)

Crow:  Episode Two by Alex Owens (Crow #2)

Crow:  The Prequel by Alex Owens (Crow #0.5)

Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge  (Cruel Beauty Universe)

Curse Us All by Armada Volya (Curse Your Body #2)

Curse You by Armada Volya (Curse Your Body #1)


Damaged by Becca Vincenza (Rebirth #1)

Dark Hope by Monica McGurk  (The Archangel Prophecies #1) – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Dead(ish) by Naomi Kramer

Deadlock by Tim Curran

Delayed Penalty by Sophia Henry  (Pilots Hockey #1)

Dogtology by Jeff Lazarus

Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige (Dorothy Must Die #1)

Double Dare by Rhonda Nelson

Drive Me Crazy by Erin Downing


Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

Exposed by Judith Graves  (Retribution)


Fairest  by Chanda Hahn (Unfortunate Fairy Tale #2)

Fall into Forever by Beth Hyland

Fall With Me by Jennifer Armentrout  (Wait for You #4)

Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Finding Her by Dawn Brazil  (Finding Me #0.5)

Finding Me by Dawn Brazil  (Finding Me #1)

Firestarter by Stephen King – Mel’s guest review at Books Are My Thing

First Impressions by Charlie Lovett

Five by Ursula Archer – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Fooling Around with Cinderella by Stacy Juba  (Storybook Valley #1)


Geek Games by Margaret Fieland

Gilded Ashes by Rosamund Hodge

Golgotha by Saul Tanpepper

Guarding Sophie by Julie Brannagh  (Love & Football #5.5)


Half Bad by Sally Green (Half Bad #1)

Half Lies by Sally Green (Half Bad #0.5)

Haunted on Bourbon Street by Deanna Chase (Jade Calhoun #1)

Heart of Tin by Danielle Paige  (Dorothy Must Die #0.4)

Hereafter by Samuel Peralta

He Texted:  The Ultimate Guide to Dating in the Digital Era by Lisa Winning & Carrie Henderson-McDermott

Hollowland by Amanda Hocking (The Hollows #1)

House of Echoes by Brendan Duffy – Guest Review:  Kelsey

How to Cook Up a Disaster by Rachel Elizabeth Cole (DIY Dating #1)

How to Lose a Bachelor by Anna Banks

Humanity by Samuel Peralta


Ice Kissed by Amanda Hocking  (Kanin Chronicles #2)

Icicles Like Kindling by Sara Raasch (Snow Like Ashes #0.1)

If Women Ran the World by Laurie Anne and Kevin Mac

If You Ask Me (And Of Course You Won’t) by Betty White

Igniting Ash by M.A. Stacie

Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff  (Illuminae Files #1)

In the End by Tracey Ward (Quarantined #2)

Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?  (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling

IT by Stephen King



Kill Without Mercy by Alexandra Ivy  (ARES Security #1)

Kiss that Frog:  A Modern Fairy Tale by Cate Rowan


Labor Day by Joyce Maynard

Last First Kiss by Lia Riley  (Brightwater #1)

Lies that Chelsea Handler Told Me by Chelsea’s friends, family, and other victims

Losing It by Cora Carmack  (Losing It #1)

Losing the Ice by Jennifer Comeaux  (Ice #2)

Lost Empire by Clive Cussler  (Fargo Adventures #2) – Guest Review:  Kelsey


Mademoiselle (Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History) by Rhonda K. Garelick – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Manaconda by Taryn Elliott, Cari Quinn  (Hammered #1)

McFly:  Unsaid Things. . . Our Story by Tom Fletcher, Danny Jones, Harry Judd and Dougie Poynter

Melt by Selene Castrovilla

Miss Match by Wendy Toliver

Monkey Talk by T. Lucas Earle

Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King  (Bill Hodges #1)

My Date From Hell by Tellulah Darling (The Blooming Goddess Trilogy #2)

My Ex From Hell by Tellulah Darling (The Blooming Goddess Trilogy #1)

My Fake Fiance by Lisa Scott

My Life From Hell by Tellulah Darling (The Blooming Goddess Trilogy #3)


No One Knows You’re Here by Rachel Howzell

No Place Like Oz by Danielle Paige (Dorothy Must Die #0.1)

Not Easy Being Green by Susy Gage (Lori Barrow #2)

Nowhere But Here by Katie McGarry  (Thunder Road #1)


Oblivion by Jennifer Armentrout  (Lux #1.5)

Obsidian by Jennifer Armentrout  (Lux #1)

Onyx by Jennifer Armentrout  (Lux #2)

Opal by Jennifer Armentrout  (Lux #3)

Open Minds by Susan Kaye Quinn (Mindjack Trilogy #1)

Our Monsters by Clinton D. Harding  (Our Monster Chronicles #1)

Out of Nowhere by Rebecca Phillips

Outshine by Nola Decker


Partials by Dan Wells (The Partials Sequence #1)

Path of Darkness by Mark E. Lein (The Seeker’s Burden #2)

People I Want to Punch in the Throat:  Competitive Crafters, Drop-Off Despots, and Other Suburban Scourges by Jen Mann

Picture Perfect by Catherine Clark

Playing Games by Jessica Clare (Games #2)

Private Practice by Samanthe Beck

Pulled Beneath by Marni Mann (Bar Harbor #1)


Queen Song by Victoria Aveyard  (Red Queen #0.5)


Reawakened by Colleen Houck  (Reawakened #1)

Reawakened by Colleen Houck  Reawakened #1) – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard  (Red Queen #1)

Reeling in the Redneck by Lindsey Brookes (Possum Hollow #2)

Right Wrong Guy by Lia Riley  (Brightwater #2)

Robert B. Parker’s Damned If You Do by Michael Brandman (Jesse Stone #12)


Sadie’s Guide to Catching Killers by Zane Sachs

Sadie the Sadist by Zane Sachs

Save the Date by Tamara Summers

See You at Sunset by V.K. Sykes  (Seashell Bay #3)

Serving Trouble by Sara Jane Stone  (Second Shot #1)

Shadows by Jennifer Armentrout  (Lux #0.5)

Shock Me by Ashley C. Harris (The Shock Me Series #1)

Shut Out by Kody Keplinger

Six Earlier Days by David Levithan  (Every Day #0.5)

Snow by Lisa Scott

Snow Like Ashes by Sara Raasch  (Snow Like Ashes #1)

Somebody I Used to Know by David J. Bell – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Southwind Knights by B. E. Priest (Southwind Knights #1)

Spartan Gold by Clive Cussler (Fargo Adventure #1) – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Splintered by A.G. Howard  (Splintered #1)

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Stay With Me by Jennifer Armentrout  (Wait for You #3)

Stolen by Erin Bowman  (Taken #0.5)

Strings by David Estes

Suite Dreams by Rachel Hawthorne

Sunshine by Nikki Rae (Sunshine #1)


Taking the Lead:  Lessons from a Life in Motion by Derek Hough

Tangled Beauty by K. L. Middleton

That Touch of Ink by Diane Vallere (Mad for Mod Mysteries #2)

The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey  (The 5th Wave #1)

The 13th Prophet by T. Lucas Earle

The Body in the Woods by April Henry  (Point Last Seen #1)

The Boyfriend League by Rachel Hawthorne

The City by Dean Koontz – Guest Review:  Kelsey

The Codex:  An Angel’s Guide to Seducing a Human by Joe Duck

The Collector of Dying Breaths by M. J. Rose – Guest Review:  Kelsey

The Deep by Nick Cutter

The DUFF by Kody Keplinger

The Eyes of the Dragon by Stephen King – Guest Review:  Ali from No Money 4 Books

The Forever Watch by David Ramirez

The Girl with All the Gifts by M. R. Carey

The Girl with the Wind-Up Heart by Kady Cross (Steampunk Chronicles) – Guest Review:  Kelsey

The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

The Healer by Virginia Boecker  (The Witch Hunter #0.5)

The Here and Now by Ann Brashares – Guest Review:  Kelsey

The Hot Girl’s Friend by Lisa Scott

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini – Guest Review:  Kelsey

The Major’s Daughter by J. P. Francis – Guest Review:  Kelsey

The Martian by Andy Weir

The Millionaire Makeover by Naima Simone  (Bachelor Auction #2)

The Moth in the Mirror by A.G. Howard  (Splintered #1.5)

The Opposite of Maybe by Maddie Dawson

The Poor Man’s Guide to Suicide by Andrew Armacost

The Red Rider by Billy Wong

The Riddles of Hillgate by Zoey Kane and Claire Kane (Z & C Mysteries #1)

The Romanov Sisters by Helen Rappaport – Guest Review:  Kelsey

The Tenth Chamber by Glenn Cooper – Guest Review:  Kelsey

The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen

The Wicked Will Rise by Danielle Paige  (Dorothy Must Die #2)

The Witch Hunter by Virginia Boecker  (The Witch Hunter #1)

The Witch of Painted Sorrows by M.J. Rose  (The Daughters of La Lune #1) – Guest Review:  Kelsey

The Witch Must Burn by Danielle Paige (Dorothy Must Die #0.2)

The Wizard Returns by Danielle Paige  (Dorothy Must Die #0.3)

These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner (Starbound #1) – Mel’s guest review at No Money 4 Books

This Night So Dark by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner (Starbound #1.5)

This Shattered World by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner (Starbound #2)

Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas  (Throne of Glass #1) – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Tiger’s Curse by Colleen Houck  (Tiger Saga #1)

To Kill a Warlock by H. P. Mallory (Dulcie O’Neil #1)

Tools for Survival by James Wesley, Rawles

Top Ten Clues You’re Clueless by Liz Czukas

Trauma Room by Samuel Peralta

Trigger by Courtney Alameda  (Shutter #0.5)

Tropical Kiss by Jan Coffey

Trust in Me by Jennifer Armentrout  (Wait for You #1.5)


Underwater by Marisa Reichardt

UnEnchanted  by Chanda Hahn (Unfortunate Fairy Tale #1)

Unsettled by Ali Mullen (Chosen #1)

Until Midnight by Melissa Landers  (Alienated #1.5)

Until the End by Tracey Ward (Quarantined #1)

Until the End by Tracey Ward (Quarantined #1) – Guest Review:  BookJunkieKrystal from Books Are My Thing

Uprooted by Naomi Novik

UR by Stephen King


Vicious by V.E. Schwab


Wait for Signs by Craig Johnson (Walt Longmire Short Stories)

Wait for You by Jennifer Armentrout  (Wait for You #1)

Why Not Me?  by Mindy Kaling

Wicked Games by Samanthe Beck  (McCade Brothers #1.5)

Wicked Games by Jessica Clare (Games #1)

Wolfsbane and Mistletoe edited by Charlaine Harris and Toni L.P. Kelner

World War Z by Max Brooks

Wrong Number, Right Guy by Elle Casey



Yes Please by Amy Poehler

Yesterday’s Promises by Teresa Keefer

Young at Heart:  The Series by Beth Mathison

Youth in Asia by Allen Tiffany


Zac & Mia by A.J. Betts

Zac and Mia by A.J. Betts – Guest Review:  Kelsey

Zombie Country by Samantha Hoffman (Zombie Apocalypse #2)

Zombie Island by Samantha Hoffman (Zombie Apocalypse #1)

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