Tag: Mystery

Review: A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray

A Great and Terrible Beautyby Libba Bray Published: December 9, 2003Links: IndieBound(support an independent bookseller near YOU!)Amazon, Barnes & Noble(available as Kindle/Nook and Audio editions)Audiobook borrowed from the library Synopsis from Goodreads A Victorian boarding school story, a Gothic mansion mystery, a gossipy romp about a clique of girlfriends, and a dark other-worldly fantasy–jumble them […]

Posted 16 November, 2011 by Danny in / 1 Comment

Book Review & Giveaway: Never Have I Ever by Sara Shepard

Never Have I Ever by Sara ShepardThe Lying Game #2genre: YA mysteryPublished August 2nd 2011 by HarperCollinsaudiobook received from publisher for reviewamazon (Hardcover, Kindle, Audiobook) synopsis from goodreads: Sara Shepard, the author of the Pretty Little Liars novels, has followed up those top-selling fictions with an even more artfully knotted series. At its center is a […]

Posted 14 October, 2011 by Danny in Danny, Danny's Book Review / 3 Comments

Book Review & Giveaway: Variant byRobinson Wells

Variant  by Robinson WellsPublished October 4th 2011 by HarperTeencopy received via publisher and author (thanks!)genre: YA mystery-thrilleramazon (Kindle, Hardcover, audiobook) synopsis from goodreads Benson Fisher thought that a scholarship to Maxfield Academy would be the ticket out of his dead-end life.He was wrong.Now he’s trapped in a school that’s surrounded by a razor-wire fence. A school […]

Posted 10 October, 2011 by Danny in Danny, Uncategorized / 10 Comments

Review and Give-Away: The Twelfth Enchantment by David Liss

The Twelfth Enchantment by David Liss Published: August 9, 2011 Links: IndieBound (support an independent bookseller near YOU!) Amazon, Barnes & Noble (available as Kindle/Nook and Audiobook editions) ARC provided by TLC Tours for a fair and honest review Synopsis from Goodreads Lucy Derrick is a young Regency woman of good breeding and poor finances: […]

Posted 15 August, 2011 by Danny in / 13 Comments

Review: Dog Tags by David Rosenfelt

Dog TagsAuthor David Rosenfelt (website, goodreads)Publisher: Grand Central PublishingDate Published: August 25, 2010 (Hardcover, Kindle Edition)368 pages (Read the first chapter for free direct to your Kindle or other device) Description:A German Shepherd police dog witnesses a murder and if his owner – an Iraq war vet and former cop-turned-thief – is convicted of the […]

Posted 18 October, 2010 by Danny in / 0 Comments

Paranormalcy by Kristen White

This is one of those books I wouldn’t have picked if not for the various lovely Book Bloggers or all the awesome reviews on goodreads. I don’t even know why but the synopsis didn’t appeal me … Anyway, let’s jump to the Book of Awesomeness! Paranormalcy by Kristen White  Published August 31 by HarperTeen goodreads […]

Posted 18 September, 2010 by Danny in Uncategorized / 6 Comments

Review – The Iron King

Let me warn you before you read on, this will be a huge post and review and I appreciate if you take your time and read it! Besides, I wanted to say something about me and giving reviews. Most of you know that English is definitely NOT my first language, I’m German. So please, I […]

Posted 30 April, 2010 by Danny in Uncategorized / 24 Comments

Review: The Scarpetta Factor by Patricia Cornwell

The Scarpetta FactorAuthor: By Patricia Cornwell Published: October 2009 Inside Cover Description: It is the week before Christmas. A tanking economy has prompted Dr. Kay Scarpetta – despite her busy schedule and her continuing work as the senior forensic analyst for CNN – to offer her services pro bono to New York City’s Office of […]

Posted 21 April, 2010 by Danny in / 10 Comments