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Review: Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers

Review: Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers

   From HMH Books: Annith has watched her gifted sisters at the convent come and go, carrying out their dark dealings in the name of St. Mortain, patiently awaiting her own turn to serve Death. But her worst fears are realized when she discovers she is being groomed by the abbess as a Seeress, to … Continue reading

Cover Reveal: Thrice Burned by Angela Misri

Cover Reveal: Thrice Burned by Angela Misri

One of the things that first drew me to Angela Misri‘s debut novel, Jewel of the Thames: A Portia Adams Adventure (Fierce Ink Press), was its amazing cover. Come March, Portia Adams is back on the case! This time round, the young detective at 221B Baker Street investigates arsen, thivery and sins—all while dealing with … Continue reading

Popcorn and a Book (39): Mockingjay Part 1

Popcorn and a Book (39): Mockingjay Part 1

The Book: 2010 Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins (Scholastic) The Film: 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 directed by Francis Lawrence (Lionsgate) If, like me, you weren’t a big fan of the final book in the Hunger Games trilogy, don’t let that stop you from seeing the movie because it is worth it. So worth … Continue reading

Review: Jewel of the Thames by Angela Misri

Review: Jewel of the Thames by Angela Misri

Move over Nancy Drew—there’s a new detective in town and her name is Portia Adams! Jewel of the Thames: A Portia Adams Adventure (Fierce Ink Press) by Angela Misri follows Portia Adams, the newest consulting detective to take up residence in 221B Baker Street, the former office of Holmes and Watson. Following the death of … Continue reading

Review: Stone Cold Touch by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Review: Stone Cold Touch by Jennifer L. Armentrout

From Harlequin TEEN: Every touch has its price Layla Shaw is trying to pick up the pieces of her shattered life—no easy task for a seventeen-year-old who’s pretty sure things can’t get worse. Her impossibly gorgeous best friend, Zayne, is forever off-limits thanks to the mysterious powers of her soul-stealing kiss. The Warden clan that … Continue reading

{Blog Tour} Review: Earth & Sky by Megan Crewe

{Blog Tour} Review: Earth & Sky by Megan Crewe

What if life on Earth is all part of some Great Experiment? From Razorbill: 17-year-old Skylar has always been haunted by the fleeting yet powerful feelings that something around her has gone wrong. Those impressions have never seemed to reflect anything real, and have only earned her stares and whispers behind her back. But after … Continue reading

Review: White Hot Kiss by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Review: White Hot Kiss by Jennifer L. Armentrout

From Harlequin TEEN: Seventeen-year-old Layla just wants to be normal. But with a kiss that kills anything with a soul, she’s anything but normal. Half demon, half gargoyle, Layla has abilities no one else possesses. Raised among the Wardens—a race of gargoyles tasked with hunting demons and keeping humanity safe—Layla tries to fit in, but … Continue reading