ARC Review: A Wicked Thing by Rhiannon Thomas

review  A Wicked Thing, quite frankly, was a huge snooze fest. It had lots of potential to become a unique, whimsical and gorgeous read, but in the end, it turned out to be dull and lame (although it was still pretty unique).

Recaps, Rants, Raves: The 100, Season 2 Episode 2 – All Aboard to Feeladelphia

Recaps, Rants, Raves is a sporadic feature here at The Social Potato where we’ll share our thoughts of a TV show every Saturday! For now, we have the second season of The 100! Disclaimer: Ahead are recaps, reactions, and rants about the CW show The 100. If you haven’t watched the episode or the series, and you plan […]

[BLOG TOUR + US/CAN GIVEAWAY] Guest Post by Brian Staveley: What I Learned Reading the Same Book Every Day for a Year

Check on GOODREADS Buy on AMAZON | THE BOOK DEPOSITORY The emperor of Annur is dead, slain by enemies unknown. His daughter and two sons, scattered across the world, do what they must to stay alive and unmask the assassins. But each of them also has a life-path on which their father set them, destinies […]

ARC Review: Avalon (Avalon #1) by Mindee Arnett

Rating: 3 / 5 Genres: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Action, Romance Release Date: January 21, 2014 Publisher: Balzer & Bray Number of pages: 432 Source: ARC from Edelweiss Check out on GOODREADS Pre-order on AMAZON A ragtag group of teenage mercenaries who crew the spaceship Avalon stumble upon a conspiracy that could threaten the entire […]

Review: The School for Good and Evil by Soman Chainani

  Rating:  4 / 5 Genres: Middle Grade, Adventure, Fantasy Release date: May 14, 2013 from Harpercollins Number of pages: 488 Source: Hardcopy from Publisher Goodreads | Amazon “The first kidnappings happened two hundred years before. Some years it was two boys taken, some years two girls, sometimes one of each. But if at first […]

Review: Rush (The Game #1) by Eve Silver

Rating: 3.5 / 5 Genres: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Mystery, Thriller Published June 11, 2013 by Katherine Tegen Books Goodreads | Amazon | The Book Depository So what’s the game now? This, or the life I used to know? When Miki Jones is pulled from her life, pulled through time and space into some kind […]

Stacking the Shelves (VIDEO) #1

Stacking The Shelves is a meme hosted Tynga’s Reviews. This is an opportunity for bloggers to show the books they’re adding to their shelves, physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrowed from friends or the library, review books, gifts and eBooks. Bought Chunchu (천추) Volume 9 Le Roi […]

Review: Red Rising by Pierce Brown a.k.a. BEST BOOK EVER

Rating: ***** / 5 out of 5 Genres: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Dystopia Expected Publication: February 18, 2014 by Del Rey, Random House Goodreads | Amazon | The Book Depository Red Rising is the story of a society in a desolate future, riven by class conflict and shaken by the tremors of an impending revolution. […]