Category: Book review

The Secret Diary of Lizzie B..

The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet by Bernie Su

  The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet by Bernie Su and Kate Rorick Release Date: June 24, 2014 Publisher: Touchstone 400 Pages Received: NetGalley Format: E-ARC Rating:  Description:  Based on the Emmy Award winning YouTube series The Lizzie Bennet Diaries. Twenty four year old grad student Lizzie Bennet is saddled with student loan debt and […]

June 25, 2014
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Tease by Amanda Maciel

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 […]

June 17, 2014
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Girl of Fire and Thorns by R..

Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson

  Girl of Fire and Thorns (Fire and Thorns #1) by Rae Carson Release Date: September 20, 2011 Publisher: Greenwillow 423 Pages Received: Bought from Better World Books Format: Hardcover Rating:  Description: Once a century, one person is chosen for greatness. Elisa is the chosen one. But she is also the younger of two princesses, […]

June 17, 2014
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Tin Star by Cecil Castellucc..

Tin Star by Cecil Castellucci

  Tin Star by Cecil Castellucci Release Date: February 25, 2014 Publisher: Roaring Brook Press 240 Pages Received: Borrowed Format: ARC Rating:  Description:  On their way to start a new life, Tula and her family travel on the Prairie Rose, a colony ship headed to a planet in the outer reaches of the galaxy. All […]

May 26, 2014
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Guardian (Proxy #2) by Alex ..

Guardian (Proxy #2) by Alex London

  Guardian (Proxy #2) by Alex London Release Date: May 29, 2014 Publisher: Philomel 352 Pages Received: Originally borrowed ARC, then bought and signed early at TBF. Format: ARC, Signed hardcover Rating:  May Contain Some Spoilers! Description: The pulse-pounding sequel to Proxy! Inspired by The Whipping Boy and Feed, this adrenaline-fueled thriller will appeal to […]

May 19, 2014
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Proxy (Proxy #1) by Alex Lon..

Proxy (Proxy #1) by Alex London

  Proxy (Proxy #1) by Alex London Release Date: June 18, 2013 Publisher: Philomel 384 Pages Received: Gift Format: Hardcover Rating:  4 Stars       Warning: May contain spoilers     Description: Knox was born into one of the City’s wealthiest families. A Patron, he has everything a boy could possibly want—the latest tech, […]

May 1, 2014
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Landry Park (Landry #1) by B..

Landry Park (Landry #1) by Bethany Hagen

  Landry Park (Landry #1) by Bethany Hagen Release Date: February 4, 2014 Publisher: Dial 374 Pages Received: Borrowed from Friend Format: Hardcover Rating:  4 Stars               Description: Downton Abbey meets The Selection in this dystopian tale of love and betrayal   In a fragmented future United States ruled by […]

April 14, 2014
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Throne of Glass (Throne of G..

Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass #1) by Sarah J. Maas

  Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass #1) by Sarah J. Maas Release Date: May 7, 2013 Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens 404 Pages Received: Bought from Amazon Format: Paperback Rating:  Five Stars               Description:  In a land without magic, where the king rules with an iron hand, an assassin […]

April 13, 2014
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Perfect Ruin (Internment Chr..

Perfect Ruin (Internment Chronicles #1) by Lauren Desteffano

  Perfect Ruin (Internment Chronicles #1) by Lauren Destaffano Release Date: October 1, 2013 Publisher: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers 356 Pages Received: Borrowed from a friend. Format: Hardcover Rating:  4 Stars             Description: On Internment, the floating island in the clouds where 16-year-old Morgan Stockhour lives, getting too […]

April 12, 2014
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Siege and Storm (Grisha #2) ..

Siege and Storm (Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo

  Siege and Storm (Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo Release Date: June 4, 2013 Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. 432 Pages Received: Bought from BookOutlet Format: Hardcover Rating:    5 Stars   *Warning* May contain spoilers….   Description:  Darkness never dies.   Hunted across the True Sea, haunted by the lives she took on the […]

April 12, 2014
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