Category: Book Reviews

Guest Review:  Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

Guest Review: Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas

Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas Series: Throne of Glass #2 Goodreads “A line that should never be crossed is about to be breached. It puts this entire castle in jeopardy—and the life of your friend.” From the throne of glass rules a king with a fist of iron and a soul as black as pitch. Assassin Celaena Sardothien won a brutal contest to become his Champion. Yet Celaena is far from loyal to the crown. She hides her… Read more »

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Raven Song

Raven Song

Raven Song by I.A. Ashcroft Series: Inoki’s Game #1 Published by Lucid Dreams Publishing on March 14th 2016 Goodreads A century ago, the world burned. Even now, though rebuilt and defiant, civilization is still choking on the ashes. Jackson, a smuggler, lives in the shadows, once a boy with no memory, no name, and no future. Ravens followed him, long-extinct birds only he could see, and nightmares flew in their wake. Once, Jackson thought himself to be one of the… Read more »

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Guest Review:  A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir

Guest Review: A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir

A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir Series: An Ember in the Ashes #2 Published by Razorbill on August 30th 2016 Goodreads Elias and Laia are running for their lives. After the events of the Fourth Trial, Martial soldiers hunt the two fugitives as they flee the city of Serra and undertake a perilous journey through the heart of the Empire. Laia is determined to break into Kauf—the Empire’s most secure and dangerous prison—to save her brother, who is… Read more »

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Guest Review:  The Tenth Chamber by Glenn Cooper

Guest Review: The Tenth Chamber by Glenn Cooper

The Tenth Chamber by Glenn Cooper Published by Arrow on March 18th 2010 Goodreads Abbey of Ruac, rural France: A medieval script is discovered hidden behind an antique bookcase. Badly damaged, it is sent to Paris for restoration, and there literary historian Hugo Pineau begins to read the startling fourteenth-century text. Within its pages lies a fanciful tale of a painted cave and the secrets it contains – and a rudimentary map showing its position close to the abbey. Intrigued,… Read more »

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Nowhere But Here

Nowhere But Here

Nowhere But Here by Katie McGarry Series: Thunder Road #1 Published by Harlequin Teen on May 26th 2015 Goodreads An unforgettable new series from acclaimed author Katie McGarry about taking risks, opening your heart and ending up in a place you never imagined possible. Seventeen-year-old Emily likes her life the way it is: doting parents, good friends, good school in a safe neighborhood. Sure, she’s curious about her biological father—the one who chose life in a motorcycle club, the Reign… Read more »

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The Millionaire Makeover

The Millionaire Makeover

This book may be unsuitable for people under 17 years of age due to its use of sexual content, drug and alcohol use, and/or violence.The Millionaire Makeover by Naima Simone Series: Bachelor Auction #2 Published by Entangled: Indulgence on February 8th 2016 Goodreads He promised to stay away…but some promises are made to be broken Plain-Jane computer programmer Khloe Richardson needs a date—one to make the prince of her dreams jealous. Maybe then he’ll finally see her as a desirable… Read more »

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Strings

Strings

Strings by David Estes on February 15th 2016 Goodreads Sometimes the strings that tie us down are the same strings that set us free. Sixteen-year-old Pia has always lived in a mysterious facility where mechanical strings control her existence. She plays apprentice to her father, Gio, in performing nanotech designs for the Company, and she soon suspects there are diabolical human forces behind the manufactured reality of her world. Though her childhood memories and the origins of the strings remain… Read more »

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Cat Fight

Cat Fight

Cat Fight by Zoe Winters Series: Preternaturals #1.5 Published by Incubooks on March 19th 2012 Goodreads Cat Fight takes place in Zoe Winters’ “PretVerse”. Greta is a cat therian (shifter). She’s been involved with Dayne, a local sorcerer since she sought his protection from her murderous tribe. After a fight, Greta shifts into cat form and refuses to come back out. The events of this story happen after the first novella in Blood Lust (Kept), but the story also works… Read more »

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Manaconda

Manaconda

This book may be unsuitable for people under 17 years of age due to its use of sexual content, drug and alcohol use, and/or violence.Manaconda by Cari Quinn, Taryn Elliott Series: Hammered #1 on January 19th 2016 Goodreads My name is Hunter Jordan, lead singer of Hammered and no, I didn’t name my c*ck Manaconda. Rolling Stone did. On the front cover of their damn magazine. I still haven’t lived it down. And now our record label wants to maximize… Read more »

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Betting on the Wrong Brother

Betting on the Wrong Brother

This book may be unsuitable for people under 17 years of age due to its use of sexual content, drug and alcohol use, and/or violence.Betting on the Wrong Brother by Cathryn Fox Series: What Happens in Vegas #1 Published by Entangled: Lovestruck on February 8th 2016 Goodreads This good girl is ready to be bad… He may be at a romance readers’ convention, but a naked woman in the elevator is not what horror writer Ryan Wheeler expects. Now he… Read more »

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