Tag: YA

Review: White Witch by Trish Milburn

Posted May 4th, 2012 in book review / Leave a comment

White Witch Book #1 of the Coven Series by Trish Milburn Publisher: Bell Bridge Books (March 2012) Genre: YA, Paranormal RomancePages: 188 (ebook) (ARC)Source: NetGalleyPurchase: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★½☆ (3.5 stars) SummaryWitchcraft Is Her Family’s Business. No One Quits The Family And Lives To Tell About It. […]

Review: Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

Posted April 21st, 2012 in book review / 14 comments

Grave Mercy Book #1 of the His Fair Assassin Series by Robin LaFevers Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children  (April 3, 2012)Genre: Fantasy, Historical, YAPages: 550 (eBook) (ARC)Source: NetGalleyPurchase: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★★½ (4.5 stars) SummaryWhy be the sheep, when you can be the wolf?Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from […]

Review: Splintered by Dean Murray

Posted April 4th, 2012 in book review / 7 comments

Splintered Book #2 of the Reflection Series by Dean Murray Publisher: Self-Published (April 6, 2012)Genre: YA, Paranormal RomancePages: 141 (ebook) (ARC)Source: Review Request by AuthorPurchase: AmazonRating: ★★★½☆ (3.5 stars) Summary Most girls would have killed to be in Adri’s shoes, in fact several people think that’s exactly what she did. […]

Review: Starters by Lissa Price

Posted April 2nd, 2012 in book review / 11 comments

Starters Book #1 of the Starters Series by Lissa PricePublisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers (March 2012)Genre: YA, Sci-Fi, DystopiaPages: 350 (ebook) (ARC)Source: NetGalleyPurchase: Amazon / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★★☆ (4 stars) SummaryCallie lost her parents when the Spore Wars wiped out everyone between the ages of twenty and sixty. She and […]

Review: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

Posted March 20th, 2012 in Uncategorized / 10 comments

Shatter Me Book #1 of the Shatter Me Series by Tahereh Mafi Publisher: HarperCollins (November 15, 2011)Genre: YA, Dystopia, ParanormalPages: 338 (Hardcover)Source: Personal Library (Won in Giveaway)Purchase: Amazon / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★★★ (5 stars) SummaryJuliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, […]

Review: Ties to the Blood Moon by Robin P. Waldrop

Posted February 5th, 2012 in book review / 2 comments

Ties to the Blood Moon Book #1 of the Ties to the Blood Moon Series by Robin P. Waldrop Publisher: Self-Published (Nov. 2011)Genre: YA Paranormal Romance/Urban FantasyPages: eBookSource: Review Request from AuthorPurchase at: AmazonRating: ★★★★☆ (4 stars) SummaryA teenage girl is forced from her home in sunny California shortly before […]

Review: Kevin’s Point of View by Del Shannon

Posted January 22nd, 2012 in book review / 7 comments

Kevin’s Point of View by Del Shannon Publisher: Flatiron View Books (Self-Published) (October 2010)Genre: YA/Middle-Grade Fantasy/AdventurePages: 400 (paperback)Source: Author Review RequestPurchase at: Amazon / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★★☆ (4 stars) SummaryTo escape the emotional turmoil of his father’s death 12-year-old Kevin Tobin has retreated inside himself, developing his imagination into a dangerous foil […]

Review: Revealing Eden by Victoria Foyt

Posted January 2nd, 2012 in book review / 7 comments

Revealing Eden Series: Save the Pearls (Part One) by Victoria Foyt Publisher: Sand Dollar Press, Inc (January 2012)Genre: YA Fantasy-Adventure RomancePages: 307 (Hardcover)Source: Publisher – Review Request (ARC) Purchase at: Rating: ★★★★½ (4.5 stars) SummaryEden Newman must mate before her 18th birthday in six months or she’ll be left outside […]

Review: Broken by Dean Murray

Posted December 16th, 2011 in book review / 1 comment

Broken by Dean Murray Publisher: Self-Published (Release date is the last week of December)Genre: YA Paranormal RomancePages: ebookSource: Author Review Request (ARC) Purchase at: Rating: ★★★☆☆ (3 stars) Summary Adri Paige is too busy dealing with emotional fallout from losing half of her family to deal with boys. At least she […]

Review of Torn by Dean Murray

Posted November 26th, 2011 in book review / 2 comments

Torn by Dean Murray Published: Fir’shan Publishing (Self-Published)  – October 2011Genre: YA Paranormal RomancePages: ebook Purchase at: Rating: ★★★☆☆ (3 stars) SummaryShape shifter Alec Graves has spent nearly a decade trying to keep his family from being drawn into open warfare with a larger pack. The new girl at school […]