ARC Review: The Diamond Conspiracy by Pip Ballantine & Tee Morris

The Diamond Conspiracy

After really enjoying book 1 , books 2 and 3 never quite hit the same mark and I dived into this new installation hoping that it would be the one to remind me why I continued to read on, and I was right! The Diamond Conspiracy is definitely a worthy addition to the series and kept me […]

ARC Review: Forbidden by Kimberley Griffiths Little

Forbidden

I think this book should be renamed to All The Bad Things That Can Happen to Jayden Over the Course of the Book. I AM NOT EVEN KIDDING. Jayden has the worst luck in the entire world. From the beginning of the novel to the end, tragedy seems to follow her around and she can […]

ARC Review: Jackaby by William Ritter

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Genres: Paranormal, Mystery, Young AdultRelease Date: September 16th, 2014Publisher:  Algonquin Young ReadersSource:  eARC from EdelweissCheck out on GOODREADS Newly arrived in New Fiddleham, New England, 1892, and in need of a job, Abigail Rook meets R. F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with a keen eye for the extraordinary–including the ability to see supernatural beings. Abigail has a gift for […]

ARC Review: The Fifty-Seven Lives of Alex Wayfare by M.G. Buehrlen

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The Fifty-Seven Lives of Alex Wayfare was an interesting book to say the least. There were some things that nagged on me but in the end, I couldn’t help but enjoy it. I suppose I am being generous with my rating but I cannot bring myself to lower it because most of the things that […]

Review: A Breath of Frost by Alyxandra Harvey

A Breath of Frost

WARNING: The word ADORABLE has been used in excess It was winter and I had been having a bad week; I was angry, sad, paranoid and detached, then along came A Breath of Frost and warmed up my black heart. I read Haunting Violet in 2012 and fell head over heels in love. The book […]

The Ruby Red Trilogy by Kerstin Gier

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Credit: Novel Sounds Genre: Young Adult, Time Travel, Historical, Romance, Adventure, Mystery, Paranormal Publication House: Henry Holt Check out on Goodreads Buy on Amazon | The Book Depository Gwyneth Shepherd’s sophisticated, beautiful cousin Charlotte has been prepared her entire life for traveling through time. But unexpectedly, it is Gwyneth, who in the middle of class takes a sudden spin to […]

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

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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 […]

Review: The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker

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Rating: ***** / 5 out of 5 Genres: Adult, Magical Realism, Paranormal Published April 23, 2013 by Harper Goodreads | Amazon | The Book Depository Chava is a golem, a creature made of clay, brought to life to by a disgraced rabbi who dabbles in dark Kabbalistic magic. When her master-the husband who commissioned her-dies […]