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Author Requested Review: ‘I Was Here – Before You Came’ by Camelia Miron Skiba

A story set in the days of the Romans, this the story of the Dacian people and their thirst for revenge. The Romans were the only group who ever bested the Dacians; as is the custom, they killed the king and took over their lands. The son of the late... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Mutt’ by Evan Fuller

Rating: 3 The Low Down: This is the future, where there is no longer a world as it once was. The United States has been broken down into walled areas with a lot of space in between. There are only four races recognized, four pureblood races that can... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Crashing Eden’ by Michael Sussman

Rating: 2 The Low Down: Joss Kazdan is a seventeen-year-old angry young man. To be honest, he’s always had a bad attitude, been a troublemaker. Things got even worse when his younger brother, Eli, committed suicide. The only thing he loves more than... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘The Tragedy Paper’ by Elizabeth LaBan

Rating: 3.5 The Low Down: Duncan has returned for his senior year at The Irving School. A school with many traditions, one is where the previous year’s seniors “pass” their rooms on to the new seniors. They are left a “treasure” as well,... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Hooked’ by Liz Fichera

Things don’t come easily to Fred Oday. One of only seven kids from the Gila River Indian Reservation who attend Lone Butte High, she has to work hard for everything she has. The only thing that comes easily to Fred is golf. Her father is a... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘CIN’ by Christina Leigh Pritchard

Lisa lives with her mom, Amber, in sunny Florida. Unfortunately, due to Amber’s lack of job-keeping skills, their house has been foreclosed upon and Amber is sending Lisa to Lynn, Massachusetts to stay with an aunt she has never met while Amber tries... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Torched’ by Andrea Lynn Colt

What a difference 24 hours makes. Rose Whitfield can tell you that life can go from blissful to inconceivable in just a few short hours. One day she’s the popular head cheerleader with the sweetest boyfriend and most awesome best friend. The next,... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Death and the Girl Next Door’ by Darynda Jones

Rating: 3 The Low Down: Lorelei McAlister lives with her grandparents in the smaller than small town of Riley’s Switch, New Mexico. Her parents disappeared ten years ago, and, though Lorelei was with them at the time, she remembers nothing at all... Read More | Share it now!

On the #NaNoWriMo Home Stretch

This is the last week of NaNoWriMo. Three days left. With 4,828 words to go, that’s 2,414 today and tomorrow with Friday as my buffer day. Easy peasy lemon squeezy. So, enjoy this post. Several times (it’s short). I will try to finish my... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘My Disjointed Life’ by Martin Reed

Jeep Trembley is a freshman who took off a couple of years after high school before starting college. He’s extremely self-deprecating, his conscience is constantly deriding him, he was a big loser in high school and he apparently has huge (no pun... Read More | Share it now!