Tag Archives: BriefINK

BriefINKS O’Plenty: or, Ten Seconds at a Time

Here’s the sad tale of reading/not reviewing. I have a gazillion books that I’ve consumed over the past several months, and like my grandfather used to complain about, there’s a ginormous backup. Instead of ingesting prunes to help... Read More | Share it now!

Nope. Just Nope. ‘Anything To Have You’ by Paige Harbison

To be honest, I had already started this book several months ago and lost interest. It’s supposed to be about two people who should be together, but is really about deception, dishonesty and being passed-out drunk. Briefly: Brooke and Natalie... Read More | Share it now!

I Was Burned: ‘Burn for Burn’ by Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian

Briefly: Three girls make a pact to get back at some students at their high school. There may or may not be some fantasy elements, but I couldn’t tell for sure. Didja Like It?: Sigh. I have read one other book by each of these authors, and was... Read More | Share it now!

Evocative Fantasy: ‘Illusions of Fate’ by Kiersten White

Briefly: Melei is a riot of color; Albion is shades of slate. Jessamin, the daughter of an encounter between her Melei mother and Alben father, has left the island to continue her studies. The professor at a college in Avebury (“teeming with... Read More | Share it now!

INKlets: Four (Count ‘Em, Four!) Book Review Round-Up

Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher Briefly: Nice guy Clay Jensen receives a mysterious box that contains cassette tapes. The weird thing? They are from his dead classmate, Hannah Baker. Hannah committed suicide, and Clay does not want to have to hear... Read More | Share it now!

BriefINK Review: ‘Dear Killer’ by Katherine Ewell

Briefly: Kit Ward has been primed to take over the family business. Well, at least on her mother’s side, anyway. Vienna Ward was a serial killer, and has been training Kit in the art of assassination since she was young. And how do they find their... Read More | Share it now!

BriefINK Review: ‘Lies My Girlfriend Told Me’ by Julie Anne Peters

Briefly: Alix’s girlfriend’s abrupt and unexpected death cripples Alix. Though they’d only been dating for six weeks, Alix knew this was going to be a long-term relationship. And then, in more ways that one, it suddenly wasn’t. When Alix is... Read More | Share it now!

BriefINK Review: Five Title Round-Up Review

Unhinged by A. G. Howard Briefly: Volume 2 of the Splintered series, Unhinged is a continuation of the Alice in Wonderland-inspired story of Alyssa Gardner and her link to an unusual family and world. Defeating the Red Queen was over, and Alyssa wants... Read More | Share it now!