ARC Review: The Bees by Laline Paull

Genres: Animals, Dystopia, Adult/YARelease Date: May 6th, 2014Publisher: EccoSource:  ARC from PublisherCheck out on GOODREADS Born into the lowest class of her society, Flora 717 is a sanitation bee, only fit to clean her orchard hive. Living to accept, obey and serve, she is prepared to sacrifice everything for her beloved holy mother, the Queen. Yet Flora has talents […]

ARC Review: We Are Called to Rise by Laura McBride

Rating: 4/5Genres: Contemporary, Realistic Fiction, AdultRelease Date: June 3rd 2014Publisher: Simon & Schuster Source:  NetGalleyCheck out on GOODREADS An immigrant boy whose family is struggling to assimilate. A middle-aged housewife coping with an imploding marriage and a troubled son. A social worker at home in the darker corners of Las Vegas. A wounded soldier recovering from an injury he can’t remember […]

ARC Review: The Immortal Crown by Richelle Mead – LOKI LOKI LOKI LOKI

Genres: Adult, Science Fiction, Paranormal, Urban Fantasy Series Name: Age of X Previous Reviews: Gameboard of the Gods (Age of X #1) Release Date: May 29, 2014 Publisher: Dutton Adult Number of pages: 432 Sources: ARC from Edelweiss Check out on GOODREADS Pre-Order on AMAZON / THE BOOK DEPOSITORY Gameboard of the Gods introduced religious investigator […]

ARC Review + Giveaway (US/CAN): The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley

Rating: 5/5 Genre: Adult, Fantasy, Science Fiction Release Date: January 14, 2014 Publication House: Tor Books Number of pages: 480 Source: ARC from Netgalley Check out on Goodreads Pre-order on Amazon | The Book Depository When the emperor of Annur is murdered, his children must fight to uncover the conspiracy—and the ancient enemy—that effected his […]

ARC Review: Bait by J. Kent Messum

Rating: 1/5 Genres: Adult, Mystery, Thriller Release Date: August 27, ’13 by Plume Number of pages: 288 Source: ARC from Edelweiss Goodreads Amazon No one is coming to your aid. We have ensured this. Six strangers wake up on a remote island in the Florida Keys with no memory of their arrival. They soon discover […]