Book Review: ‘Tides of..

Book Review: ‘Tides of Winter’ by R.T. Lowe

At this point, it’s no secret that I’m totally in love with R.T. Lowe’s ‘The Felix Chronicles’ series, and his newest novel, Tides of Winter, just reaffirms that dedication. There are some novels that it’s just really, really hard to explain what makes them great. Tides of Winter is one of those. And at the risk of sounding repetitive, what I loved about this novel is a continuation of what I loved about Freshman and […]

February 26, 2017
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Book Review: ‘Starr Fa..

Book Review: ‘Starr Fall’ by Kim Briggs

Starr Fall by Kim Briggs is the kind of novel that I’m not sure how to feel about. The series as a whole has a massive amount of potential, especially in the young adult genre, but as an opening novel Starr Fall has some issues to work through. First, the positive; Starr Fall is an interesting concept. From the cover design and novel title, you’d think Briggs’ debut novel would be about aliens, but in […]

February 26, 2017
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Why Twister is a dirty, rott..

Why Twister is a dirty, rotten scoundrel…

Hi, guys! So remember back in the beginning of November when I wrote that post saying I was back, and excited to start blogging again? Yeah, about that… I know, I know. I literally did nothing that I said I was going to do. And I don’t even have an “in my defense” section this time, because my Indians are in the off season, we won’t even discuss the Cleveland Browns, the holidays are over, […]

January 8, 2017
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UPDATE: Where Twister has be..

UPDATE: Where Twister has been…

Hey, y’all! So, I’ve been absent for a while, haven’t I? It seems like forever since I’ve sat down and written a post, but I promise that it hasn’t all been my fault! (Okay, so maybe the fault is like 75-25, leaning more my way, but still not all my fault.) But that’s all going to change very soon! As soon as I can get my life back together. Where I’ve been… For a good […]

November 8, 2016
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COVER REVEAL: ‘Unbreak..

COVER REVEAL: ‘Unbreakable’ by Kallie Ross

  I am so excited to take part in the cover reveal for Unbreakable, the newest novel by Kallie Ross! Honestly, a love story between a cupid and a gargoyle is not something I’d see myself going for, but it just sounds so fun! I can’t wait to get my hands on a copy and dive in. She thought her story was over. Little did she realize, it had just begun. From Young Adult author […]

October 13, 2016
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Book Review: ‘The Poss..

Book Review: ‘The Possibility of Somewhere’ by Julia Day

Oh, where to even begin with Julia Day’s The Possibility of Somewhere? I wanted to like it, I really did. The cover is gorgeous, the summary sounded like every contemporary YA love story that I’ve fallen for repeatedly…it should have been instalove. Instead, I found myself giving The Possibility of Somewhere the stank eye more than once as I was reading, and it left me with a sour taste in my mouth when all was […]

September 6, 2016
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Book Review: ‘The Ones..

Book Review: ‘The Ones’ by Daniel Sweren-Becker

Who knew that The Ones by Daniel Sweren-Becker could make genetic engineering and today’s social issues could go hand-in-hand? Not me, and yet that’s exactly what this science fiction read managed to do. And I loved it and loathed it all at once. Let’s take a step back. Sweren-Becker has created a world where the genetic modification of humans, by combining the best DNA of two parents to create a higher-than-average child, is no longer […]

September 6, 2016
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Book Review: ‘The Assa..

Book Review: ‘The Assassin Game’ by Kirsty McKay

Reading The Assassin Game by Kirsty McKay was like experiencing a flashback into my childhood, minus all of the crazy, and I absolutely, without a doubt, loved it. The Assassin Game is set on a remote island in the Irish Sea that houses a private school called Umfraville. And 90 percent if its students are those people everyone always kind of hated as a kid. They’re super smart, super rich, super athletic, or just seemingly […]

August 31, 2016
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Book Review: ‘Countera..

Book Review: ‘Counteract’ by Tracy Lawson

Counteract by Tracy Lawson was a book that caught my eye the moment it was presented to me, with a dystopian plotline different from any other I’ve read in recent times, and I couldn’t wait to dig in. But in the end, the novel as a whole fell kind of flat and left me with a “meh” taste in my mouth. In Counteract, Lawson creates a future America that isn’t very hard to imagine. The […]

August 30, 2016
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Book Review: ‘Five Day..

Book Review: ‘Five Days in January’ by R.T. Lowe

Five Days in January by R.T. Lowe is just as thrilling and gripping as its predecessor, The Felix Chronicles: Freshman, and it only takes about half the pages to accomplish this. With a much smaller book, Lowe comes back to this second installment with the same enthusiasm and attention to detail that made Freshman so great, a feat that many sequels can’t achieve. It remains fast-paced but detailed fully, never leaving you in the dark, […]

August 1, 2016
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