Monthly Archives: January 2013
By: Melanie | January 10, 2013 | (1) Comments

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Title: UnwindAuthor: Neal Shusterman Publisher: Simon and Schuster BooksGenre: YA, science fiction, dystopian Series: Unwind #1Release Date: November 6, 2007Pages: 335 (hardcover)How I got the Book: Borrowed from libraryFor More Information:Goodreads Link My Goodreads Review: Review Connor, Risa, and Lev are running for their lives. The Second Civil War was fought over reproductive rights. The chilling resolution: Life is inviolable from the moment of conception until age thirteen. Between the ages of thirteen and eighteen, however, parents can have their child “unwound,” whereby all of the child’s organs are transplanted into different donors, […]

By: Melanie | January 9, 2013 | (2) Comments

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Title: Clockwork AngelAuthor: Cassandra ClarePublisher: Margaret K. McElderry BooksGenre: YA, paranormal, fantasySeries: The Infernal Devices #1Release Date: August 31, 2010Pages: 479 (hardcover)How I got the Book: Borrowed from libraryFor More Information: Goodreads Link My Goodreads Review: Review Magic is dangerous—but love is more dangerous still. When sixteen-year-old Tessa Gray crosses the ocean to find her brother, her destination is England, the time is the reign of Queen Victoria, and something terrifying is waiting for her in London’s Downworld, where vampires, warlocks and […]

By: Melanie | January 6, 2013 | (+) Comments

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Title: EndlessAuthor: Jessica ShirvingtonPublisher: Hachette (AUS Edition)Genre: YA, paranormal, angels, fantasySeries: Violet Eden Chapters #4Release Date: August 28, 2012Pages: 446 (paperback)How I got the Book: Borrowed from libraryFor More Information: Goodreads LinkMy Goodreads Review: Review                                    Love will kill us all. Angels are real. They aren’t always kind. Violet Eden is certain of all this because she is Grigori – part angel, part human. She has felt the influence of both light and dark. When Hell unleashes its worst, Violet must embrace every […]

By: Melanie | January 6, 2013 | (+) Comments

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Title: EmblazeAuthor: Jessica ShirvingtonPublisher: Hachette (AUS edition)Genre: YA, Paranormal, Angels, Fantasy, RomanceSeries: Violet Eden Chapters #3Release Date: October 11, 2011Pages: 415 (paperback)How I Got the Book: Given by a friendFind More Information: Goodreads link My Goodreads Review:  Review Once again Violet Eden faces an impossible choice … and the consequences are unimaginable. Violet has come to terms with the fact that being part angel, part human, means her life will never be as it was. Now Violet has something Phoenix – the […]

By: Melanie | January 4, 2013 | (+) Comments

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Title: JanuaryAuthor: Gabrielle LordPublisher: Kane Miller Book PublishersGenre: YA, mystery, adventureSeries: Conspiracy 365 #1Release Date: January 1, 2009Pages: 192 (hardcover)How I Got the Book: Borrowed from the libraryFind More Information: Goodreads Link My Goodreads Review: Review On New Year’s Eve, Cal is chased down the street by a staggering, sick man with a deadly warning…”They killed your father. They’ll kill you. You must survive the next 365 days. Hurled into a life on the run the 15-year-old fugitive is isolated and alone. […]

By: Melanie | January 2, 2013 | (2) Comments

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Title: The HelpAuthor: Kathryn StockettPublisher: Amy Einhorn Books/PutnamNot In SeriesRelease Date: February 10, 2009Pages: 530 (hardcover)How I Got The Book: Bought the Audiobook at audible.comFind More Information: Goodreads LinkMy Goodreads Review: Review Three ordinary women are about to take one extraordinary step.Twenty-two-year-old Skeeter has just returned home after graduating from Ole Miss. She may have a degree, but it is 1962, Mississippi, and her mother will not be happy till Skeeter has a ring on her finger. Skeeter would normally find solace […]

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