Book Review: Under the Never Sky

Book Review: Under the Never Sky
Posted March 6, 2012 / 5 Comments

Title/Author:  Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi (Under the Never Sky #1) Genre:  Young Adult, Science Fiction, Dystopia, Good Romance Published:  January 3rd, 2012 by Harper Collins Hardcover, 374 pages How I Got This Book:  Checked it out from the library Why I Picked It Up?:  This novel really sounds interesting–very science fiction + it’s a dystopia.  So of course it’ll be on my list! Book Jacket Blurb:  “Since she’d been on the outside, […]

Book Review: Graveminder

Book Review: Graveminder
Posted February 25, 2012 / 1 Comment

Title/Author:  Graveminder by Melissa Marr Genre:  Adult Fiction, Horror,  Paranormal, Zombies? Published:  May 9th, 2011 by HarperCollins Publishers Hardcover, 324 pages. How I Got This Book:  Borrowed it from another library via interlibrary loan. Why I Picked It Up?:  It was the monthly group read for One Million Pages Per Lifetime and it sounded really interesting. Book Jacket Blurb:  “Three sips to mind the dead… Rebekkah Barrow never forgot the attention her grandmoter Maylene bestowed […]

Book Review: The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

Book Review: The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight
Posted February 14, 2012 / 0 Comments

[Most] Everyone loves a little of the mushy gushy, cutesy wootsy, makes you giggle kind of stuff in their lives, at least sometimes, so what better a day than VALENTINE’S Day to share with you a nice little YA novel that gives you a little bit of all of that.  So, without further ado, the V-Day Book Review! Title/Author:  The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer E. Smith Genre:  Young Adult, Contemporary, […]

Book Review: The Night Circus

Book Review: The Night Circus
Posted February 12, 2012 / 0 Comments

Title/Author:  The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern Genre:  Adult Fiction, Fantasy, Romance, Magical Realism Published:  September 2011 by Night Circus, LLC (DoubleDay). Hardcover, 387 pages. How I Got This Book:  Checked it out from the library. Why I Picked It Up?:  It has been on my radar ever since it came out.  And since one of my book groups is reading it this month, I decided it was a good time to read it too! […]

Book Review: A Long Long Sleep

Book Review: A Long Long Sleep
Posted January 28, 2012 / 0 Comments

Title/Author:  A Long Long Sleep by Anna Sheehan Genre:  Young Adult, Science Fiction, Dystopia Published:  August 9th, 2011 by Candlewick Press Hardcover, 342 pages How I Got This Book:  Checked it out from my library Why I Picked It Up?:  Honestly, because it came highly recommended by The Book Smugglers.  And it sounded really interesting.  So when I had the opportunity to grab it off the shelf, I did. Book Jacket Blurb:  “Rosalinda Fitzroy has […]

Book Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone

Book Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone
Posted January 25, 2012 / 1 Comment

Title/Author:  Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor (Daughter of Smoke & Bone #1) Genre:  Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal, Romance Published:  September 27th, 2011 by Little, Brown and Co. Hardcover, 418 pages. How I Got This Book:  Checked it out from my library. Why I Picked It Up?:  It was on many bloggers Top Ten of 2011 lists, and the summary just sounded so intriguing, I just had to read it for myself! Book […]