Review: The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken

Rating: 4/5 Series: The Darkest Minds #1 Genres: Young Adult, Post Apocalyptic, Dystopia Release Date: December 18th, 2012 Publisher: Disney Hyperion Check out on GOODREADS Buy on AMAZON | BOOK DEPOSITORY When Ruby woke up on her tenth birthday, something about her had changed. Something alarming enough to make her parents lock her in the garage and call the police. Something […]

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: The Screaming Staircase (Lockwood and Co. #1) by Jonathan Stroud

Rating: 5 / 5 Title: The Screaming Staircase Series: Lockwood and Co. Author: Jonathan Stroud Genres: Middle Grade, Mystery, Horror, Adventure Release Date: September 17, ’13 from Disney Hyperion Number of pages: 400 Source: ARC from Netgalley Goodreads | Amazon Hauntings are our business . . . Ghosts crowd the streets and houses of London. […]

Review: Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson

Rating: 4 / 5 Genres: Young Adult, Drama, Fantasy Release date: October 3, 2013 by Orchard Books / July 3, 2013 by Harper Teen Number of pages: 303 Source: Paperback from Orchard Books Goodreads | Amazon Before Peter Pan belonged to Wendy, he belonged to the girl with the crow feather in her hair. . […]

ARC review: The Blood of Gods (Emperor #5) by Conn Iggulden

Rating: 4/5 / 5 Genres: Adult, Action, Adventure, Historical Fiction Publication: July 2, 2013 by Delacorte Press Number of pages: 400 Source: ARC from Edelweiss Goodreads | Amazon | The Book Depository Opening immediately after the assassination of Julius Caesar, here is a compulsively readable, stand-alone revenge tale about the pursuit of Caesar’s killers and […]

ARC Review and Giveaway (PH and INT’L): All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill

Rating: 4.5 / 5 Genres: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Action Expected Publication: August 3, 2013 by Bloomsbury Children; September 3, 2013 by Disney Hyperion Number of pages: 368 Source: Physical ARC from publisher Goodreads | Amazon | The Book Depository “You have to kill him.” Imprisoned in the heart of a secret military base, Em […]

ARC Review: Starry Nights by Daisy Whitney

Rating: 2.5 / 5 Genres: Young Adult, Paranormal, Romance Expected publication: September 3, 2013 by Bloomsbury USA Number of pages: 224 Source: Borrowed ARC Goodreads | Amazon | The Book Depository Seventeen-year-old Julien is a romantic—he loves spending his free time at the museum poring over the great works of the Impressionists. But one night, […]

ARC Review: The Returned by Jason Mott

Rating: 5 /5 Genres: Adult, Contemporary, Paranormal Expected Publication: August 27, 2013 by Harlequin MIRA Number of pages: 352 Source: ARC from Netgalley Goodreads | Amazon | The Book Depository Jacob was time out of sync, time more perfect than it had been. He was life the way it was supposed to be all those […]

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. […]