Category: Book Review


Review and Giveaway – Story of A Kiss Anthology by Taylor Sullivan and Kelly Lincoln

Happy Friday, and we have a great set of stories to review today.  Story of a Kiss is a great anthology of thirteen stories featuring best friends who fall for each other, old flames that find themselves in each other’s company again after years apart, and summer loves that reignite. Kristen has come out of […]

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The Brief History of the Dead

The Brief History of the Dead by Kevin Brockmeier From Kevin Brockmeier, one of this generation’s most inventive young writers, comes a striking new novel about death, life, and the mysterious place in between. The City is inhabited by those who have departed Earth but are still remembered by the living. They will reside in this […]

Posted 29 July, 2012 by Danny in Book Review, Kristen, Pinterest / 4 Comments
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Review – The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

The Raven Boys (Raven Cycle #1) by Maggie Stiefvater (Goodreads  Website  Blog Facebook Twitter) Hardcover, 408 pages Expected publication: September 18th 2012 by Scholastic Press ISBN 0545424925 (ISBN13: 9780545424929) Synopsis by Goodreads Rating: “There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.”It is […]

Posted 16 July, 2012 by Danny in Blog, Book Review, Kristen / 35 Comments
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Review: Pushing The Limits by Katie McGarry

Pushing The Limits by Katie McGarry (website, Facebook | Twitter) Genre: YA Contemporary Romance Publication: July 31st, 2012 by Harlequin Teen ARC from BEA Get your own: Amazon | B&N | Indiebound | Book Depository synopsis from Goodreads Rating: “I won’t tell anyone, Echo. I promise.” Noah tucked a curl behind my ear. It had been […]

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Review – Bossypants by Tina Fey

Bossypants

I know I”m totally all over the place with my books and reviews lately. Is it gonna be some hunky steamy stuff, or maybe some freaky sci-fi, or possibly some romance, or just some vampire smut? This one is completely NOT any of that (sorry to disappoint) as I’m a huge Tina Fey fan and […]

Posted 17 May, 2012 by Danny in Book Review, Kristen / 2 Comments
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Review-arama – by Kristen

Well hello there! It seems like Spring is upon us and my book blogging has been lacking and sadly not crackalacking. The good news is that I’m still reading! So here is a quick and dirty synopsis of what’s been keeping me up til 2am every night. Danny Obsessive Reader by Night – Scientist at […]

Posted 12 April, 2012 by Danny in Book Review, Kristen / 6 Comments
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Review and Giveaway – A Discovery of Witches

  A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness (goodreads, website, twitter) Book I in All Souls Trilogy Genre: SciFi/Fantasy Published February 8th 2011 by Viking adult Copy procured from my local library A richly inventive novel about a centuries-old vampire, a spellbound witch, and the mysterious manuscript that draws them together. Deep in the stacks of Oxford’s […]

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Review and Giveaway: Forever by Maggie Stiefvater

Foreverby Maggie StiefvaterBook 3 in the Wolves of Mercy Falls Trilogy *SOB*publication: July 12th 2011 by Scholastic PressARC copy received from publisheramazon (Hardcover, Kindle)More on goodreads: In Maggie Stiefvater’s SHIVER, Grace and Sam found each other. In LINGER, they fought to be together. Now, in FOREVER, the stakes are even higher than before. Wolves are […]

Posted 13 July, 2011 by Danny in Book Review, Kristen, Uncategorized / 67 Comments
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