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 […]

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: L’homme qui rit (The Man Who Laughs)

La société lui avait tout de suite, d’emblée, à la fois, fait ses trois offres et donné ses trois dons, le mariage, la famille, la caste. Le mariage? il avait vu sur le seuil la prostitution. La famille? son frère l’avait souffleté, et l’attendait le lendemain, l’épée à la main. La caste? elle venait de lui éclater […]

Short Intro and Review: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

As this is the first non-academic school-related online review of my life, please be kind. I offer nothing but my humblest and sincerest opinions. Feel free to share insights too! P.S. I love quotes and they’re cliché but I’ll have them on [almost] every post FOR REASONS okaaay. —— “You were merely wishing for the […]

Review: Pretty Girl-13 by Liz Coley

Rating: *** / 3 out of 5 Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary Fiction, Horror, Drama, Tragedy, Psychological To be published on March 19, 2013 by Katherine Tegen Books Goodreads | Amazon  Angie Chapman was thirteen years old when she ventured into the woods alone on a Girl Scouts camping trip. Now she’s returned home…only to find […]