Category Archives: Take Control of Your TBR Pile

Book Review: ‘Remembrance’ by Michelle Madow #TakeControlTBR

Rating: 2.5 I really wanted to love this book; really, I did. From the mystery at the beginning about Lizzie and Drew to flashbacks to another time to a boy who was sometimes aloof, sometimes completely connected. Plus, there are many, many references... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Everneath’ by Brodi Ashton #TakeControlTBR

Rating: 3.5 The Low Down: Nikki Beckett wakes up after a long sleep. She doesn’t want to get up – she wants to stay there, wrapped up with Cole. But it’s time. Reluctantly, she rises. Something else, though, is spurring her... Read More | Share it now!

Paperback Release Day: ‘The Immortal Rules’ by Julie Kagawa

In New Covington, Vampires Rule. Literally. Rating: 3.5 The Low Down: Allison “Allie” Sekemoto lives in a part of New Covington called The Fringe. If you’re an Unregistered, that’s the only place within the walls where you can live. If you can... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Geek Charming’ by Robin Palmer #TakeControlTBR

Rating: 3.5 The Low Down: Dylan Schoenfield is the popular princess of Castle Heights High School. She has all the right things: the most popular guy, Asher, is her boyfriend; she has two best friends, Lola and Hannah, that are her perfect backups; and... Read More | Share it now!

Release Day Book Review: ‘The Art of Wishing’ by Lindsay Ribar #TakeControlTBR

I have randomly chosen two books that have Musical Theater (no jazz hands) within the span of a week. What are the odds? Rating: 3 The Low Down: Margo McKenna is super pumped. The tryouts for the school musical are today, and she knows that she’s... Read More | Share it now!

The Results Are In: The Book to Movie Challenge! #TakeControlTBR #TakeControlRAT

I have just tallied the answers received for the challenge that I sponsored last Friday during the read-a-thon for Take Control of Your TBR Pile. Y’all did AMAZINGLY well! Out of a possible 45 points, we had two entrants score an impressive 41... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Scarlet’ by Marissa Meyer #TakeControlTBR

***IF YOU HAVEN’T READ THE FIRST BOOK IN THE SERIES, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS*** Rating: 4 The Low Down: Scarlet’s grandmother is missing, and no one seems to care except her. Sure, she’s eccentric and prefers to stay on her farm instead of mixing... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘The Reece Malcolm List’ by Amy Spalding #TakeControlTBR #TakeControlRAT

Rating: 3.5 The Low Down: Devan Mitchell is finally getting the reunion she wanted. Well, except for the dad dying unexpectedly part. But here she is, winging her way to Los Angeles, where she’s going to see her mom. For the first time, since, well,... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘The Fine Art of Truth or Dare’ by Melissa Jensen #TakeControlTBR #TakeControlRAT

Rating: 3.5 The Low Down: Ella Marino has already met her perfect guy. Artistic like she is, understanding about love, erudite and dead since 1916. So maybe, he’s not ideal, but that guy is taken. Alex Bainbridge. Boyfriend of Amanda Alstead.... Read More | Share it now!

The Book to Movie Challenge! #TakeControlTBR #TakeControlRAT

These days, Hollywood seems to be chest-deep in movies made from books. You can’t throw a Milk Dud without hitting a poster for a film whose source material was first published in written form. So, for fun, I’d like you to see how many of... Read More | Share it now!