Month: June 2014

Review: Fiend by Peter Stens..

Review: Fiend by Peter Stenson

Fiend by Peter Stenson Release Date: July 9, 2013 Publisher: Crown 295 Pages Received: From Publisher Format: Paperback Rating:  Description:  There’s more than one kind of monster.    When Chase Daniels first sees the little girl in umbrella socks tearing open the Rottweiler, he’s not too concerned. As a longtime meth addict, he’s no stranger […]

June 30, 2014

Take the Staples Test!

Take the Staples Test!

Ever wondered how fast you actually read? The Staples test can give you a small idea of your reading speed. For instance, I read and comprehend 880 words per minute, the level of high scoring college students (something I was not while I was in college). What’s yours?  Source: Staples eReader Department Keep Reading, The […]

June 26, 2014

YA Review: Tease by Amanda M..

YA Review: Tease by Amanda Maciel

Tease by Amanda Maciel Release Date: April 29, 2014 Publisher: Balzer + Bray 328 Pages Received: From Publisher Format: Paperback ARC Rating:  Description:  From debut author Amanda Maciel comes a provocative and unforgettable novel, inspired by real-life incidents, about a teenage girl who faces criminal charges for bullying after a classmate commits suicide. Emma Putnam is […]

June 17, 2014