"All the facts in history books couldn’t prepare someone for standing in a place where history was present tense". It's going to be easier for me to just jot down what I loved about this book that try and elaborate an essay so here we go: This book definitely falls on the heavier, darker side … Continue reading The Girl with the Red Balloon by Katherine Locke Review: A New Favorite Series!
Considering my bad luck lately with Romance books, I was kind of dreading going into this one. That quickly changed when I realized my favorite trope being used. Eye Candy is a friends-to-lovers story mixed with an office romance that surprisingly made things even better. Jackie and Vince are both divorcees with their own jaded … Continue reading Eye Candy by Jessica Lemmon: Mini Review!
I don’t consider myself a big fan of summer contemporaries simply because I live on an island where it's practically summer every single day. I always find them cliche and predictable, especially with the whole tourist aspect which I hate. If Birds Fly Back is the complete and total opposite of what I just described. … Continue reading If Birds Fly Back by Carlie Sorosiak ARC Review: A Contemporary Worth Remembering.
Camila's Review: Its hard enough to get me into sci-fi, make it YA and I'll do my best to skip it. So why did I decide to pick up this one? Simply because my friends will not shut up about it (plus the cover is stunning) and I can see why. "...the truth was a … Continue reading Want by Cindy Pon: A New YA Series to Look Out For!
Cam's Thoughts: “It wasn’t enlightenment to live like you had no history and no consequences. The world wasn’t just made out of instants‒it was made out of plans, too, and the ability to learn from your mistakes” I’m a huge fan of cute contemporary YA novels but I don't pick them up very often. The … Continue reading Noteworthy by Riley Redgate [Reviews]: A Musical Journey to Self Discovery
Genre: Young Adult, Dystopia, Science Fiction Series: The Blackcoat Rebellion, #1 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Publication Date: November 26th 2013 Source: Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: YOU CAN BE A VII. IF YOU GIVE UP EVERYTHING. For Kitty Doe, it seems like an easy choice. She can either spend her life as a III in misery, looked down upon … Continue reading Review: Pawn by Aimee Carter
Genre: New Adult, Contemporary Romance, Mystery, Erotica Series: The Secret Life of Amy Bensen #1 Publisher: Julie Patra Publishing Publication Date: July 22nd 2013 Source: ARC Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: Infinite possibilities…. Infinite passion….. Infinite danger…. His touch spirals through me, warm and sweet, wicked and hot. I shouldn’t trust him. I … Continue reading Review: Escaping Reality by Lisa Renee Jones
Genre: Young Adult, Dystopian, Romance, Sci-fi, Mystery Publisher: Harlequin Teen Publication Date: October 1st 2013 Source: ARC Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: 3 seconds left to live. Once the countdown starts, it cannot be stopped. 2 pawns thrown into a brutal underground reality game. Kira Jordan survived her family's murder and months on plague-devastated city streets with hard-won … Continue reading Review: Countdown by Michelle Rowen
Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal, Vampires, Dystopian, Romance, Mystery Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publishing Publication Date: September 3rd 2013 Source: ARC Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: Tana lives in a world where walled cities called Coldtowns exist. In them, quarantined monsters and humans mingle in a decadently bloody mix of predator and prey. The only … Continue reading Review: The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black
Genre: Contemporary, Romance, Adult Fiction, Chick Lit Series: The Men of Manhattan series #1 Publisher: Harlequin KISS Publication Date: October 1st 2013 Source: ARC provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: "You're wearing my T-shirt." Returning home after a daring rescue mission, all James Wolfe can think of is sleep. So he's furious to find a beautiful stranger … Continue reading Review: Whose Bed Is It Anyways? by Natalie Anderson