Book Reviews

Books are listed alphabetically by title:

~#~

12 Things to Do Before You Crash & Burn by James Proimos ~ 2 stars
13 to Life by Shannon Delany ~ 5 stars


    ~A~

    A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens ~ 4 stars
    A Temptation of Angels by Michelle Zink ~ 3.5 stars
    Accused (Ganzfield, #4) by Kate Kaynak ~ 4 stars
    Across the Universe by Beth Revis ~ 5 stars
    Ada Legend of a Healer by R.A. McDonald ~ 3.5 stars
    The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson ~ 5 stars
    Adversary (Ganzfield, #2) by Kate Kaynak ~ 4 stars
    After Obsession by Carrie Jones & Steven E. Wedel ~ 4 stars
    A House Afire by Emma Kinna ~ 2.5 stars
    Alice Bliss by Laura Harrington ~ 5 stars
    Alice In Verse: The Lost Rhymes of Wonderland by J.T. Holden ~ 4 stars
    Amaretto Flame by Sammie Spencer ~ 3.5 stars
    The Ancillary's Mark by Daniel A. Cohen ~ 4.5 stars
    And Then Things Fall Apart by Arlaina Tibensky ~ 5 stars
    Angelfire by Courtney Allison Moulton ~ 5 stars
    Angelina's Secret by Lisa Rogers ~ 2 stars
    Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins ~ 5 stars
    Arson by Estevan Vega ~ 5 stars
    A Touch Mortal by Leah Clifford ~ 4.5 stars

      ~B~

      Bandits by LM Preston ~ 3 stars
      Beautiful Creatures (Caster Chronicles, #1) by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl ~ 5 stars
      Beautiful Darkness (Caster Chronicles, #2) by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl ~ 5 stars
      Beauty Queens by Libba Bray ~ 4 stars
      Before I Die by Jenny Downham ~ 5 stars
      The Betrayal of Maggie Blair by Elizabeth Laird ~ 4 stars
      Between The Lines by Tammara Webber ~ 4 stars
      Between the Sea and the Sky by Jaclyn Dolamore ~ 3.5 stars
      Between Two Ends by David Ward ~ 4 stars
      The Body Finder by Kimberly Derting ~ 3.5 stars
      The Book of Wonders by Jasmine Richards ~ 4 stars
      The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne ~ 5 stars
      Bran Hambric: The Farfield Curse by Kaleb Nation ~ 5 stars
      The Butterfly Clues by Kate Ellison ~ 2.5 stars


        ~C~

        Captivate (Need, #2) by Carrie Jones ~ 4 stars
        Catching Fire (Hunger Games, #2) by Suzanne Collins ~ 5 stars
        The Cellar by A.J. Whitten ~ 1.5 stars
        The Chaos (Num8ers, #2) by Rachel Ward ~ 5 stars
        Chime by Franny Billingsley ~ 5 stars
        Chopsticks by Jessica Anthony & Rodrigo Corral ~ 4 stars
        The Chosen by Sheenah Freitas ~ 3 stars
        The Chronicles of Narnia, #1: The Magician's Nephew by C.S. Lewis ~ 5 stars
        The Chronicles of Narnia, #2: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
        The Chronicles of Narnia, #3: The Horse and His Boy by C.S. Lewis ~ 3 stars
        The Chronicles of Narnia, #4: Prince Caspian by C.S. Lewis ~ 4 stars
        The Chronicles of Narnia, #5: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis ~ 5 stars
        Cinder by Marissa Meyer ~ 4.5 stars
        City of Bones (Mortal Instruments, #1) by Cassandra Clare ~ 5 stars
        City of Ashes (Mortal Instruments, #2) by Cassandra Clare ~ 5 stars
        City of Glass (Mortal Instruments, #3) by Cassandra Clare ~ 5 stars
        Clarity by Kim Harrington ~ 5 stars
        Clockwork Angel (Infernal Devices, #1) by Cassandra Clare ~ 3 stars
        Crave  by Laura J. Burns & Melinda Metz ~ 3 stars
        Cryer's Cross by Lisa McMann ~ 4 stars
        Cut by Patricia McCormick ~ 4 stars

        ~D~

        Daimon (Covenant, #0.5) by Jennifer L. Armentrout ~ 4 stars
        The Dark City (Relic Master, #1) by Catherine Fisher ~ 4 stars
        The Dark Divine by Bree Despain ~ 4.5 stars
        Dark Parties by Sara Grant ~ 3.5 stars
        Darkness Becomes Her by Kelly Keaton ~ 4.5 stars
        The Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor ~ 5 stars
        Deadly Little Secret (Touch series, #1) by Laurie Faria Stolarz ~ 4 stars
        Deadly Little Lies (Touch series, #2) by Laurie Faria Stolarz ~ 4 stars
        The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud by Ben Sherwood ~ 5 stars
        Delirium by Lauren Oliver ~ 5 stars
        Demon Glass (Hex Hall, #2) by Rachel Hawkins ~ 4 stars
        Desires of the Dead (The Body Finder, #2) by Kimberly Derting ~ 4.5 stars
        The Devouring (Devouring, #1) by Simon Holt ~ 4.5 stars
        Divergent by Veronica Roth ~ 5 stars
        The DUFF by Kody Keplinger ~ 5 stars

        ~E~

        Earth Blend (Blend series, #2) by Lori Pescatore ~ 3 stars
        Eden by Michelle Haley ~ 2.5 stars
        Embrace by Jessica Shirvington ~ 5 stars
        Entice (Need, #3) by Carrie Jones ~ 3 stars
        The Eternal Ones by Kirsten Miller ~ 4 stars
        Exposed by Kimberly Marcus ~ 4.5 stars
        Exposure by Therese Fowler ~ 5 stars


        ~F~

        Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury ~ 5 stars
        Fall For Anything by Courtney Summers ~ 5 stars
        Falling Under by Gwen Hayes ~ 3.5 stars
        Family by Micol Ostow ~ 3.5 stars
        Fat Vampire by Adam Rex ~ 3 stars
        Favorite by Karen McQuestion ~ 4 stars
        Fearscape (The Devouring, #3) by Simon Holt ~ 4 stars
        Fixing Delilah by Sarah Ockler ~ 5 stars 
        Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma ~ 4 stars
        The Forest of Hands and Teeth  by Carrie Ryan ~ 5 stars
        Forget You by Jennifer Echols ~ 4.5 stars
        Forgotten by Cat Patrick ~ 4.5 stars 
        Freefall by Mindi Scott ~ 4.5 stars
        Freshman Year & Other Unnatural Disasters by Meredith Zeitlin ~ 4.5 stars

        Frozen Fire by Tim Bowler ~ 4.5 stars
        The Future of Us by Jay Asher & Carolyn Mackler ~ 3 stars

          ~G~

          The Garden of Eve by K.L. Going ~ 5 stars
          The Gathering by Kelley Armstrong ~ 4 stars
          Generation Dead (Generation Dead, #1) by Daniel Waters ~ 3.5 stars
          The Goddess Test by Aimée Carter ~ 3.5 stars
          Going Too Far by Jennifer Echols ~ 5 stars
          Gossip Girl (#1) by Cecily von Ziegesar ~ 3.5 stars
          Gossip Girl (#2): You Know You Love Me by Cecily von Ziegesar ~ 4 stars
          Gossip Girl (#3): All I Want is Everything  by Cecily von Ziegesar ~ 3 stars
          Gossip Girl (#4): Because You Love Me by Cecily von Ziegesar ~ 4 stars
          Grace by Elizabeth Scott ~ 4 stars
          The Graveyard Book  by Neil Gaiman ~ 5 stars
          Griffin Rising by Darby Karchut ~ 4 stars
          Guardian of the Dead by Karen Healey ~ 3 stars

            ~H~

            Half-Blood (Covenant, #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout ~ 5 stars
            Harbinger by Sara Wilson Etienne ~ 5 stars
            Heart With Joy  by Steve Cushman ~ 4 stars
            Her and Me and You by Lauren Strasnick ~ 3 stars
            Here Lies Bridget by Paige Harbison ~ 3 stars
            Hex Hall (Hex Hall, #1) by Rachel Hawkins ~ 4.5 stars
            How To Steal a Car by Pete Hautman ~ 3.5 stars
            Human Blend  by Lori Pescatore ~ 4.5 stars
            Hunger by Jackie Morse Kessler ~ 4.5 stars
            The Hunger Games (Hunger Games, #1) by Suzanne Collins ~ 5 stars
            Hushed by Kelley York ~ 5 stars
            Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick ~ 4 stars


              ~I~ 

              I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore ~ 4 stars
              The Iron Thorn by Caitlin Kittredge ~ 4.5 stars
               

              ~J~

              Jekel Loves Hyde by Beth Fantaskey ~ 3.5 stars

                ~K~

                Karma by Cathy Ostlere ~ 5 stars
                Kat, Incorrigible by Stephanie Burgis ~ 5 stars
                Kiss of Life (Generation Dead, #2) by Daniel Waters ~ 4 stars


                  ~L~


                  The Latte Rebellion by Sarah Jamila Stevenson ~ 5 stars
                  Legacy (Ganzfield, #3) by Kate Kaynak ~ 5 stars
                  The Liar Society by Lisa & Laura Roecker ~ 5 stars
                  The Line by Teri Hall ~ 4.5 stars
                  The Lipstick Laws by Amy Holder ~ 3 stars
                  Living Dead Girl  by Elizabeth Scott ~ 5 stars
                  Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins ~ 5 stars
                  Looking for Alaska by John Green ~ 5 stars
                  Losing Faith by Denise Jaden ~ 4.5 stars
                  Loss (Riders of the Apocalypse, #3) by Jackie Morse Kessler ~ 5 stars
                  The Lost Saint by Bree Desapin ~ 5 stars
                  Love You Hate You Miss You by Elizabeth Scott ~ 4 stars
                  The Lover's Dictionary by David Levithan ~ 5 stars

                    ~M~

                    The Marbury Lens by Andrew Smith ~ 5 stars
                    The Mark by Jen Nadol ~ 5 stars
                    The Marked Son by Shea Berkley ~ 4 stars
                    Marly's Ghost by David Levithan ~ 3 stars
                    Matched by Ally Condie ~ 3 stars
                    The Maze Runner by James Dashner ~ 4.5 stars
                    Mercy by Rebecca Lim ~ 3 stars
                    The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka ~ 5 stars
                    The Midnight Gate by Helen Stringer ~ 4 stars
                    Minder by Kate Kaynak ~ 4.5 stars
                    Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs ~ 4.5 stars
                    The Mockingbirds  by Daisy Whitney ~ 5 stars
                    Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3) by Suzanne Collins ~ 5 stars
                    Moonglass by Jessi Kirby ~ 4 stars
                    Mostly Good Girls  by Leila Sales  ~ 4.5 stars

                      ~N~

                      The Near Witch by Victoria Schwab ~ 5 stars
                      Need (Need, #1) by Carrie Jones ~ 4.5 stars
                      Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro ~ 5 stars
                      Nicholas St. North and the Battle of the Nightmare King by William Joyce & Laura Geringer ~ 4 stars
                      Nightshade  by Andrea Cremer  ~ 5 stars
                      Num8ers by Rachel Ward ~ 4.5 stars

                        ~O~

                        Open Wounds by Joseph Lunievicz ~ 4 stars
                        Operative (Ganzfield, #5) by Kate Kaynak ~ 4.5/5 stars
                        Other Words for Love by Lorraine Zago Rosenthal ~ 5 stars
                        The Owl Keeper by Christine Brodien-Jones ~ 4.5 stars

                          ~P~

                          Paper Towns by John Green ~ 4.5 stars
                          Paranormalcy by Kiersten White ~ 5 stars
                          Passing Strange (Generation Dead, #3) by Daniel Waters ~ 3 stars
                          Past Perfect by Leila Sales ~ 5 stars
                          The Pearl by John Steinbeck ~ 4.5 stars
                          The Pearl Wars (Skyship Academy, #1) by Nick James ~ 5 stars
                          Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (Book #1) by Rick Riordan ~ 4.5 stars
                          The Perks of Being a Wallflower  by Stephen Chbosky ~ 4 stars
                          The Pledge by Kimberly Derting ~ 3.5 stars
                          Project 17 by Laurie Faria Stolarz ~ 4.5 stars
                          Prophecy of the Sisters by Michelle Zink ~ 4 stars
                          Prophecy of Days, #1: The Daykeeper's Grimoire by Christy Raedeke ~ 5 stars
                          Pure by Julianna Baggott ~ 4.5 stars

                            ~Q~

                             

                            ~R~

                            Rage (The Rider's Quartet, #2) by Jackie Morse Kessler ~ 4.5 stars
                            Reasons To Be Happy by Katrina Kittle ~ 4.5 stars
                            The Red Pyramid (The Kane Chronicles, #1) by Rick Riordan ~ 4.5 stars
                            The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff ~ 5 stars
                            Restoring Harmony by Joëlle Anthony ~ 4.5 stars
                            The Returners by Gemma Malley ~ 5 stars
                            The Rivals (The Mockingbirds, #2) ~ 4.5 stars

                              ~S~

                              Sally's Bones by MacKenzie Cadenhead ~ 4 stars
                              Savannah Grey by Cliff McNish ~ 1.5 stars
                              The Scorch Trials (The Maze Runner, #2) by James Dashner ~ 5 stars
                              The Secret Year by Jennifer R. Hubbard ~ 4.5 stars
                              The Serpent's Coil (Prophecy of Days, # 2) by Christy Raedeke ~ 5 stars
                              Seth Baumgartner's Love Manifesto  by Eric Luper ~ 5 stars
                              Shade by Jeri Smith-Ready ~ 4.5 stars
                              Shadow Hills by Anastasia Hopcus ~ 3.5 stars
                              Shattered Soul by Jennifer Snyder ~ 4 stars
                              Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi ~ 5 stars!!
                              The Shattering by Karen Healey ~ 4 stars
                              Shift (Shade, #2) by Jeri Smith-Ready ~ 5 stars
                              Shiver (Wolves of Mercy Falls, #1) by Maggie Stiefvater ~ 3 stars
                              The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner by Stephenie Meyer ~ 4.5 stars
                              Sign Language by Amy Ackley ~ 4 stars
                              Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce ~ 4 stars
                              The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson ~ 5 stars
                              Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut ~ 5 stars
                              Solstice by P.J. Hoover ~ 3.5 stars
                              Something, Maybe by Elizabeth Scott ~ 4.5 stars
                              Spellbinder by Helen Stringer ~ 4.5 stars
                              Spell Bound (Hex Hall, #3) by Rachel Hawkins
                              Splintering by Eireann Corrigan ~ 4 stars
                              Soulstice (Devouring, #2) by Simon Holt ~ 4 stars
                              The Statistical Probability of Love At First Sight by Jennifer E. Smith ~ 5 stars!!
                              Stick by Andrew Smith ~ 5 stars
                              The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson ~ 2.5 stars

                                ~T~

                                Tell Me a Secret by Holly Cupula ~ 3 stars
                                Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos (Book #1) by R.L. LaFevers ~ 4.5 stars
                                Theodosia and the Staff of Osiris (Book #2) by R.L. LaFevers ~ 4 stars
                                Theodosia and the Eyes of Horus (Book #3) by R.L. LaFevers ~ 4 stars
                                Theodosia and the Last Pharaoh (Book #4) by R.L. LaFevers ~ 5 stars
                                Th1rteen R3asons Why  by Jay Asher ~ 5 stars
                                Those That Wake by Jesse Karp ~ 4 stars
                                Through Her Eyes by Jennifer Archer ~ 4 stars
                                Timeless by Alexandra Monir ~ 4 stars
                                Touch (Novella) by Jennifer Snyder ~ 3 stars
                                Twelve by Nick McDonell ~ 4 stars
                                Twenty Boy Summer  by Sarah Ockler ~ 5 stars
                                Twisted by Laurie Halse Anderson ~ 5 stars

                                ~U~
                                The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin ~ 5 stars
                                Unearthly by Cynthia Hand ~ 5 stars



                                ~V~
                                The Vespertine by Saundra Mitchell ~ 5 stars
                                The Vicious Deep by Zoraida Cordova ~ 3 stars
                                 


                                ~W~

                                Ward Against Death by Melanie Card ~ 4 stars
                                The Warrior Sheep Go West by Christine & Christopher Russell ~ 4 stars
                                Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen ~ 5 stars
                                The Way We Fall by Megan Crewe ~ 5 stars
                                When We Were Saints by Han Nolan ~ 4 stars
                                Wildefire by Karsten Knight ~ 5 stars
                                Will Grayson, Will Grayson  by John Green & David Levithan ~ 5 stars
                                Wings by Aprilynne Pike ~ 4 stars
                                Winter Town by Stephen Emond ~ 4 stars
                                With or Without You by Brian Farrey ~ 5 stars
                                Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakthrough by Ruth Pennebaker ~ 4 stars
                                Wynter Chelsea: The Legacy by Becca Ritchie ~ 3.5 stars
                                  ~X~
                                  XVI by Julia Karr ~ 4.5 stars

                                  ~Y~

                                  You  by Charles Benoit ~ 4.5 stars
                                   

                                  ~Z~

                                  Zan-Gah: The Prehistoric Adventure by Allan Richard Shickman ~ 4 stars
                                  Zan-Gah: The Beautiful Country by Allan Richard Shickman ~ 4 stars
                                  Zombie Queen of Newbury High by Amanda Ashby ~ 3 stars
                                  Zorgamazoo by Robert Paul Weston ~ 4 stars
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