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Who can you trust? ~ ‘Only the Good Spy Young’ by Ally Carter #Review

**This is book 4 of the “Gallagher Girls” series, so there may be some spoilers re previous volumes.** Who would have thought that a junior in high school would be hiding in plain sight from a super secret international spy organization? Cammie... Read More | Share it now!

Or it’ll be the last thing you do ~ ‘Don’t Judge a Girl by Her Cover’ by Ally Carter #Review #COYER #RWBRAT

**This is book 3 of the “Gallagher Girls” series, so there may be some spoilers re previous volumes.** It’s been a while since I read book two of the series, and I wish I hadn’t waited so long. All of the humor, heart and... Read More | Share it now!

Do You Like Your Spies…Historical?

Completely by happenstance, it seems that I have disappeared into a wormhole that has taken me back to times, both real and imaginary, where female spies rule. This niche of YA fiction has really been a delight to discover. I do hope that other authors... Read More | Share it now!

Q&D Book Review: Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

This book enthralled me from the opening words: I AM A COWARD. Split into two sections, this book is told by two best friends, girls that would have most likely never met, much less been friends, if it hadn’t been for the war. Maddie is the... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Double Crossed’ by Ally Carter

Who doesn’t like crossovers where your favorite characters from different stories get to be together? This is the best of the best: a Gallagher Girl and Heist Society mash-up! Rating: 4 The Low Down: Macey McHenry is bored at the society auction, so... Read More | Share it now!

Release Day Book Review: ‘Also Known As’ by Robin Benway

The book gods were listening when I was on my knees begging for more thriller/espionage/spy books for young adults. Rating: 4 The Low Down: Maggie is a spy. Well, to be exact, she is a safecracker. One of, if not the, best. She’s the daughter of... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Cross My Heart and Hope to Spy’ by Ally Carter

***IF YOU HAVEN’T READ THE FIRST BOOK IN THE SERIES, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS*** Rating: 4 The Low Down: All the students at The Gallagher Academy are returning after Winter Break. Though Cammie was debriefed in DC regarding Josh, her... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have to Kill You’ by Ally Carter #ATBF12

Rating: 4 The Low Down: In this first book of the Gallagher Girl series, you meet Cammie, aka the Chameleon. She knows how to blend into the woodwork and be average and invisible. The daughter of the head of the school, her mother, a former spy, took... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Out of Sight, Out of Time’ by Ally Carter #ATBF12

Rating: 4 The Low Down: The Fifth Book in the Gallagher Girl Series, the plot revolves around Cammie and her inability to remember the four months prior to her waking up in a Swiss Convent high in the Alps. She and her best friends Bex, Macey and Liz,... Read More | Share it now!

Quick and Dirty Reviews for March 2012: Books Rating 2/5 Stars

14 books were consumed in March. The lowest rating given this month was 2 Stars for Riding Lessons by Sara Gruen and The Spellman Files by Lisa Lutz. I had very high hopes for Ms. Gruen’s books, as Water for Elephants is a great novel, one of those... Read More | Share it now!