Historical

A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir

Title: A Torch Against The Night Author: Sabaa Tahir Narrator: Fiona Hardingham, Steve West, and Katharine McEwan Publisher: Penguin Random House Audio Format: Audiobook Publication Date: August 30, 2016 Overall:5 out of 5 stars Source: Libby (Overdrive) A Torch Against the Night takes readers into the heart of the Empire as Laia and Elias fight their way north to liberate Laia’s brother(…)

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Retribution Rails by Erin Bowman Review

  Title: Retribution Rails Author: Erin Bowman Publisher:  HMH Books for Young Readers Format: eBook Publication Date: November 7, 2017 Overall: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss REDEMPTION IS NEVER FREE When Reece Murphy is forcibly dragged into the Rose Riders gang because of a mysterious gold coin in his possession, he vows to find the man who gave him(…)

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Jackaby by William Ritter Review

Title: Jackaby Author: William Ritter Narrator: Nicola Barber Publisher:  Highbridge, a division of Recorded Books Format: Audible Publication Date: September 16, 2014 Overall:4 out of 5 stars Source: Purchased Newly arrived in New Fiddleham, New England, 1890, and in need of a job, Abigail Rook meets R. F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with a keen eye for the extraordinary(…)

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Half in Love with Death by Emily Ross

Title: Half in Love with Death Author: Emily Ross Publisher:  Merit Ross Format: eBook Publication Date: December 16, 2015 Overall: Rating on 5 Source: Finalist for Best YA Novel in the International Thriller Writers Organization’s 2016 Thriller Awards It’s the era of peace and love in the 1960s, but nothing is peaceful in Caroline’s life. Since her beautiful older sister(…)

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And I Darken by Kiersten White

Title: And I Darken Author: Kiersten White Publisher:  Delacorte Press Format: eBook Publication Date: June 28, 2016 Overall:3.5 out of 5 stars Source: NetGalley NO ONE EXPECTS A PRINCESS TO BE BRUTAL. And Lada Dragwlya likes it that way. Ever since she and her gentle younger brother, Radu, were wrenched from their homeland of Wallachia and abandoned by their father(…)

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Passenger by Alexandra Bracken

Title: Passenger Author: Alexandra Bracken Publisher:  Disney-Hyperion Format: eBook Publication Date: January 5, 2016 Overall:5 out of 5 stars.  Source: Library  Passage, n. i. A brief section of music composed of a series of notes and flourishes. ii. A journey by water; a voyage. iii. The transition from one place to another, across space and time. In one(…)

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Walk On Earth A Stranger Release Day Celebration!! Review and Giveaway!!!

  I am so excited that WALK ON EARTH A STRANGER by Rae Carson releases today and that I get to share the news, along with an awesome giveaway! If you haven’t yet heard about this wonderful new series by Rae Carson, be sure to check out all the details below. This blitz also includes(…)

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Vengeance Road by Erin Bowman Review with Giveaway!!

Title: VENGEANCE ROAD Author: Erin Bowman Pub. Date: September 1, 2015 Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers Pages: 336 Formats: Hardcover, eBook Find it: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iBooks, Goodreads When Kate Thompson’s father is killed by the notorious Rose Riders for a mysterious journal that reveals the secret location of a gold mine, the eighteen-year-old disguises herself as a boy and takes to(…)

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Conspiracy of Blood and Smoke by Anne Blankman

Title: Conspiracy of Blood and Smoke Author: Anne Blankman Publisher: Balzer & Bray Format: ebook Publication Date: April 21, 2015 Overall: 3.5 out of 5 stars Source: Balzer & Bray   The girl known as Gretchen Whitestone has a secret: She used to be part of Adolf Hitler’s inner circle. More than a year after she made an enemy of her(…)

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A Darker Shade of Magic Blog Tour and Review! GIVEAWAY!

Title: A Darker Shade of Magic Author: V.E. SchwabPublisher: Tor  Format: HardcoverPublication Date: February 24, 2015 Overall: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Publisher Kell is one of the last Travelers—rare magicians who choose a parallel universe to visit. Grey London is dirty, boring, lacks magic, ruled by mad King George. Red London is where life and magic are revered, and the(…)

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