ARC Book Review: Stray by Elissa Sussman

Title: Stray Author: Elissa Sussman Publisher: Greenwillow Release Date: 7th October 2014 Genre: Young Adult, fantasy Format: E-book Page Count: 384 Source: Edelweiss Rating: In a misogynistic world where women’s natural magic has branded them dangerous, stupid, and in need of controlling constant guidance, Aislynn is living the dream: she’s a princess in a fairytale world complete with fairy godmothers, handsome princes, and happily […]

Book Blitz: Take Me On by Katie McGarry

 ~ Take Me On (Pushing the Limits #4) by Katie McGarry Release Date: 05/27/14 Harlequin Teen Summary from Goodreads: Acclaimed author Katie McGarry returns with the knockout new story of two high school seniors who are about to learn what winning really means. Champion kickboxer Haley swore she’d never set foot in the ring again after one […]

ARC Book Review: Get Even by Gretchen McNeil

Title: Get Even (Don’t Get Mad #1) Author: Gretchen McNeil Publisher: Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins Children Release Date: 16th September 2014 Genre: Young Adult, contemporary, mystery Format: E-book Page Count: 320 Source: Edelweiss Rating: Four school girls with nothing in common are secretly a vigilante group known only as DGM: Don’t Get Mad. They retaliate against bullies, but when their latest target is murdered before […]

ARC Book Review: The Rapunzel Dilemma by Jennifer Kloester

Title: The Rapunzel Dilemma Author: Jennifer Kloester Publisher: Penguin Teen Australia Release Date: 27th August 2014 Genre: Young Adult, contemporary Format: E-book Page Count: ??? Source: Netgalley Rating: Lily’s scored a rare audition to get into the London Drama Academy, the school of her dreams, but there are a few problems: she’s only there on probation for one term, her dad wants her […]

Book Review: Mary Hades by Sarah Dalton

Title: Mary Hades (Mary Hades #1) Author: Sarah Dalton Publisher: Sarah Dalton Release Date: 4th May 2014 Genre: Young Adult, Gothic, paranormal Format: E-book Page Count: 286 (paperback) Source: Xpresso Book Tours Rating: Mary’s been dragged to Nettleby, a small town in the north of England, for a family holiday, but when strange accidents occur that […]

ARC Book Review: The Dark World by Cara Lynn Shultz

Title: The Dark World (Dark World #1) Author: Cara Lynn Shultz Publisher: HarlequinTeen Release Date:  1st June 2014 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal Format: Paperback Page Count: 368 Source: Publisher Rating: Everyone thinks Paige Kelly is crazy, but the truth is that she can speak to ghosts, and when she’s attacked by a demon she […]

ARC Book Review: Control (Shift #2) by Kim Curran

Title: Control (Shift #2) Author: Kim Curran Publisher: Strange Chemistry Release Date:  6th August 2013 Genre: Young Adult, Sci-fi Format: e-ARC Page Count: 352 (paperback) Source: Netgalley Rating: Scott Tyler has a cushy job, a superpower, and a hot girlfriend. His life is set for the next few years, until entropy sets in and he loses his power to Shift. […]

Book Review: Sever (Chemical Gardens #3) by Lauren DeStefano

Publisher:  HarperCollins Release Date: 12 February 2013 Genre: YA, Dystopian Format: Paperback Page Count: 371 Source: Purchased Rating: I’ve been putting off writing this review because I don’t want to look too deeply at the book’s  merits and weaknesses. I don’t want to ruin this book high by methodically combing through what I liked and disliked. Know that I thought […]

Book Review: The Goddess Hunt (Goddess Test #1.5) by Aimee Carter

Publisher: HarlequinTeen Release Date: 1 March 2012 Genre: YA, Paranormal, Romance Format: ebook Page Count: 92 (paperback) Source: Purchased Rating: When Kate elects to spend her first six months away from her new husband henry travelling Greece with James, she runs across two rogue demi-gods, Castor and Pollux, and elects to help them escape capture after a thousand ears on the […]

ARC Book Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas

ARC Book Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas

Celaena Sardothian is rescued from a death camp by a handsome prince – but she’s an assassin, and must compete in a series of tests alongside other equally criminal hardened men for the chance to become the King’s Champion, a hero for hire for four years before earning her freedom once more. Sarah J Maas’ […]