Archives by Tag 'Review'



Mini-Review: The Treachery of Beautiful Things by Ruth Frances Long January 21, 2015 | Mini Reviews, Young Adult
TreacheryofBeautifulThings_JKT.inddPublisher: Speak Published: August 16, 2012 Copyright: 2012 Pages: 363 Form: Paperback Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: Amazon |  Book Depository THE TREES SWALLOWED HER BROTHER WHOLE, AND JENNY WAS THERE TO SEE IT. Years later, when she returns to the woods to finally say good-bye, she finds herself lured into

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Mini-Review: No Place to Run by Maya Banks January 12, 2015 | Mini Reviews, Reviews, Romantic Suspense
noplacetorun-mbPublisher: Berkley Sensation Published: December 7, 2010 Copyright: 2010 Pages: 342 Form: Paperback Series: A KGI Novel (2) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy the Book: Amazon |  Book Depository SAM KELLY WAS HER FIRST LOVE. The last person Sam Kelly expected to pull wounded from the lake was Sophie Lundgren. Once they shared

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Review: So Much Closer by Susane Colasanti January 8, 2015 | Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
So Much Closer jkt.inddPublisher: Viking Published: May 3, 2011 Copyright: 2011 Pages: 241 Form: Hardback Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter In the city that never sleeps, Brooke wakes up to a whole new life. SCOTT ABRAMS is the love of Booke’s life.  He just doesn’t know it yet.  So when his family moves to New York City

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Review: Born Wicked by Jessica Spotswood January 2, 2015 | Reviews, Young Adult
bornwicked-jsPublisher: Speak Published: January 8, 2013 Copyright: 2012 Pages: 330 Form: Paperback Series: The Cahill Witch Chronicles (1) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter BLESSED WITH A GIFT, CURSED WITH A SECRET THREE exceptional sisters, TWO dangerous choices, ONE terrible secret… And not a single person they can trust. The Cahill witches aren’t safe… not

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Review: Karma by Carly Phillips November 13, 2014 | Reviews, Romance
karma-cpPublisher: Berkley Books Published: May 1, 2012 Copyright: 2012 Pages: 297 Form: Paperback Series: Serendipity (3) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Officer Dare Barron has had a crush on Liza McKnight ever since he was a teenager. But despite his lifelong attraction, the closest he’s ever come to interacting with her is watching Liza

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Review: All That I Desire by Francis Ray November 3, 2014 | Reviews, Romance
allthatidesire-frPublisher: St. Martin’s Press Published: October 29, 2013 Copyright: 2013 Pages: 301 Form:Paperback Series: Grayson Friends Novel Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter LOVE IS NEVER PICTURE-PERFECT. Nothing can stop a woman like Skylar Dupree once she makes up her mind. Defying her family and leaving law school, she’s landed her dream job as an

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Mini-Review: The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson October 20, 2014 | Mini Reviews, Mystery, Young Adult
thenameofthestar-mjPublisher: Speak Published: October 2, 2012 Copyright: 2011 Pages: 372 Form: Paperback Series: Shades of London (1) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Louisiana teenager Rory Deveaux arrives in London to start a new life at boarding school just as a series of brutal murders mimicking the horrific Jack the Ripper killing spree of more

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Review: Rose Galbraith by Grace Livingston Hill October 3, 2014 | Christian Fiction, Reviews, Romance
rosegalbraith-glhPublisher: Living Books Published: July 1, 1991 Copyright: 1940 Pages: 284 Form: Paperback Author: Site | Facebook Young, beautiful Rose is desperate!  She and her beloved mother had planned to travel to Scotland so that Rose could discover her heritage.  Then, suddenly, Rose’s mother had died.  To honor her memory, Rose went through with the

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Review: The Witch’s Boy by Kelly Barnhill September 23, 2014 | Middle School, Mini Reviews
thewitchsboy-kbPublisher: Algonquin Young Readers Published: ARC Expected Publish Date September 16, 2014 Copyright: 2014 Pages: 372 Form: Paperback Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter When Ned and his identical twin brother tumble from their raft into a raging river, only Ned survives. Villagers are convinced the wrong boy lived.  But when a Bandit King comes

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Mini-Review: The Giver by Lois Lowry September 19, 2014 | Middle School, Mini Reviews
thegiver-llPublisher: Dell Laurel-Leaf Published: January 24, 2006 Copyright: 1993 Pages: 179 Form: Paperback Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Jonas’s world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear or pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the Community. When Jonas turns twelve, he is singled

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