Review: Cress by Marissa Meyer

Rating: 5/5 Genre: Young Adult, Action, Science Fiction, Fantasy Release Date: February 4, 2014 Publisher: Feiwel and Friends Number of pages: 550 Check on on GOODREADS Buy on AMAZON | THE BOOK DEPOSITORY In this third book in the bestselling Lunar Chronicles series, Cinder and Captain Thorne are fugitives on the run, with Scarlet and Wolf in tow. […]

ARC Review: Engines of the Broken World by Jason Vanhee

Rating: 4.5 / 5 Genres: Young Adult, Horror, Apocalyptic, Mystery Author: Jason Vanhee Release Date: November 5, 2013 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) Number of pages: 272 Source: ARC from Netgalley Goodreads | Amazon Merciful Truth and her brother, Gospel, have just pulled their dead mother into the kitchen and stowed her under the table. […]

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 […]

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: 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. […]

Blog Tour Review + Giveaway: Charm and Strange by Stephanie Kuehn

Title: Charm and Strange Author: Stephanie Kuehn Expected Publication: June 11, 2013 by St. Martin’s Griffin Check it out on Goodreads Pre-Order on Amazon Pre-Order on The Book Depository When you’ve been kept caged in the dark, it’s impossible to see the forest for the trees. It’s impossible to see anything, really. Not without bars […]

Review: The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker

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 […]