Category Archives: Fiction

Whut I Red on My Sumer Vacashun: The Storyteller by Antonia Michaelis

 I have no idea where I read about this book, but, most likely, it was on Goodreads. This story, originally written in German, is a compelling, heart-wrenching read. The tale concerns Anna, a high schooler who is about to graduate. She is an only... Read More | Share it now!

Whut I Red on My Sumer Vacashun: Tiger’s Curse by Colleen Houck

I just got back from our family vacation. We were gone 9 days, three of which were mostly spent driving. That is part of the reason why I was able to read so many books; my husband loves to drive, I love to read in the car. The first book I read was... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Wraith’ by Angel Lawson

Choice #1: Messy dark hair. Piercing blue eyes. Broad shoulders. Recovering delinquent. Choice #2: Curly blond hair. Dimpled chin. Boyish grin. Dead. Jane Watts’ parents have given it all up – the suburbs, working as lawyers. They don’t even... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Faelorehn’ by Jenna Elizabeth Johnson

 In all of her seventeen years, one of the lessons Meghan Elam has learned is to keep quiet. She learned early on that psychiatrists and rounds of drugs were in her near future if she told her adoptive parents about the odd things she sees and hears.... Read More | Share it now!

Quick and Dirty Reviews for May 2012: Books Rating 4/5 Stars

Abandon by Meg Cabot Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Romance Ages: 14 and up Published: April 26, 2011 by Point This book was previously reviewed. Please click here to read the post. Beyond Jennifer & Jason, Madison & Montana: What to Name Your... Read More | Share it now!

Quick and Dirty Reviews for May 2012: Books Rating 3/5 Stars

The Discovery of Socket Greeny by Tony Bertauski Genre: Young Adult SciFi Ages: 14 and up Published: July 13, 2010 by Bertauski This book was previously reviewed. Please click here to read the post. Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins Genre: Young Adult... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Neophyte’ by Emmalee Aple

So, you die. And now, you’re an angel. Sort of. Addisyn White perished just a few months shy of her high school graduation. Reborn as a neophyte, she has a few years to lose her humanness and become a full-fledged angel. She lives with her Link,... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Coren: Remnants of Betrayal’ by Morgun Wolf and Heyden Redding

One of my close friends and I are beyond similar regarding the types of books we like to read. So, many years ago, when she expressed her shock that I had not ever read The Hobbit, I jumped on it like a boulder-throwing giant on, well, a boulder. After... Read More | Share it now!

Quick and Dirty Reviews for January 2012

(Well, it’s about time, right?) Number of Books Read: 11   FIVE STARS Twilight: The Graphic Novel, Volume 1 by Stephenie Meyer/Young Kim Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Romance Ages: 14 and up Published January 24, 2012 by Yen Press You’d... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Abandon’ by Meg Cabot

After months of reading various Young Adult paranormal series, I am happy to say that the one of the most prolific and popular writers in both the adult and young adult genres has written a series that is fresh, intriguing and exciting. Slowly, in... Read More | Share it now!