Tag: charming (3*)

Quick Review: Dearly Departed by Lia Habel

Dearly Departed by Lia Habel (website, twitter) Book I in the “Gone with the Respiration” series Genre: YA  Dystopian, Zombies, Steampunk Published October 18th 2011 by Del Rey copy received from publisher Get your own: amazon (Hardcover, Kindle, Audiobook) synopsis from goodreads Love can never die. Love conquers all, so they say. But can Cupid’s […]


Review: Olympia Heights: The Pantheon by Amy Leigh Strickland

Olympia Heights: The Pantheon (Book 1) (Goodreads, Amazon, Barnes and Noble) by Amy Leigh Strickland (Goodreads, Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Website, Twitter) Published July 10, 2011 Book Description: [box type=”shadow”]They say that lightning never strikes the same place twice, but for Zach Jacobs, that just isn’t true. It’s hard enough being seventeen– juggling school, football, […]


Book Review Shattered Dreams by Ellie James

Shattered Dreams Ellie James (website, twitter) Book I in the Midnight Dragonfly Series Publication: December 6th 2011 by St. Martins Griffin Genre: YA Mystery with paranormal elements copy received from publisher synopsis from goodreads Sixteen-year-old Trinity Monsour wants nothing more than to live a normal life. But that isn’t as easy as it seems. Trinity […]

Posted 14 December, 2011 by Danny in Danny, Danny's Book Review / 2 Comments

Book Review & Giveaway: Carrier of the Mark by Leigh Fallon

Carrier of the Mark by Leigh FallonBook I in Carrier TrilogyPublished October 4th 2011 by HarperTeengenre: YA paranormalamazon (Kindle, Paperback) synopsis from goodreads Their love was meant to be.When Megan Rosenberg moves to Ireland, everything in her life seems to fall into place. After growing up in America, she’s surprised to find herself feeling at home in […]

Posted 26 October, 2011 by Danny in Danny, Danny's Book Review / 33 Comments

Book Review: The Eleventh Plague by Jeff Hirsch

The Eleventh Plague by Jeff HirschPublished September 1st 2011 by Scholastic Bookscopy received from publisheraudiobookgenre: YA-MG dystopianamazon (Kindle, Hardcover, Audiobook) synopsis from goodreads The wars that followed The Collapse nearly destroyed civilization. Now, twenty years later, the world is faced with a choice—rebuild what was or make something new. Stephen Quinn, a quiet and dutiful fifteen-year-old […]

Posted 24 October, 2011 by Danny in Danny, Danny's Book Review / 4 Comments

Book Review: Vanish by Sophie Jordan ( Firelight 2)

Vanish by Sophie Jordan (webpage,  Twitter)Firelight Book IIgenre: YA paranormalPublished September 6th 2011 by HarperTeencopy received from publisher amazon (Kindle, Hardvover) synopsis from goodreads To save the life of the boy she loves, Jacinda did the unthinkable: She betrayed the most closely-guarded secret of her kind. Now she must return to the protection of her pride […]

Posted 8 September, 2011 by Danny in / 11 Comments

Review: The Candidates (The Talents) by Inara Scott

The Candidates by Inara Scott (website, twitter)Delacroix Academy #1Published August 24th 2010 by Hyperion Book CHamazon (Hardcover and Kindle) synopsis from goodreads:  Dancia Lewis is far from popular. And that’s not just because of her average grades or her less-than-glamorous wardrobe. In fact, Dancia’s mediocrity is a welcome cover for her secret: whenever she sees […]

Posted 2 July, 2011 by Danny in / 12 Comments

Review: Tiger’s Curse by Colleen Houck

Tiger’s Curseby Colleen Houck (website, twitter)published January 11th 2011 (Splinter)amazon (Hardcover and audiobook)synopsis from goodreads Passion. Fate. Loyalty. Would you risk it all to change your destiny? The last thing 17-year old Kelsey Hayes thought she’d be doing this summer was trying to break a 300-year-old Indian curse. With a mysterious white tiger named Ren. […]

Posted 18 June, 2011 by Danny in / 0 Comments

Review: The Emerald Atlas by John Stephens

The Emerald Atlas by John StephensPublishing: April 5, 2011Links: IndieBound(support an independent bookseller near YOU!)Amazon, Barnes & Noble(available as Kindle/Nook or audiobook editions)AudioBook downloaded from public librarySynopsis from Random House’s website A snowy winter’s night. Three small children are chased from their home by the forces of a merciless darkness. Ten years later, Kate, Michael […]

Posted 21 May, 2011 by Danny in / 3 Comments

Review: Mercy by Rebecca Lim

Mercy by Rebecca Lim publication: May 17th 2011 by Hyperion Book CH copy provided by publisher via NetGalley  amazon (Hardcover & Kindle) synopsis from goodreads A fallen angel haunted by her past. Yearning for her immortal beloved. Forever searching for answers. Who will show her Mercy? Mercy has lost herself. She can’t count how many […]

Posted 14 May, 2011 by Danny in / 9 Comments