Reviews

First Day on Earth by Cecil Castellucci

Title: First Day on Earth Author: Cecil Castellucci Publisher: Scholastic Press Format: Paperback Publication Date: November 1, 2011 Source: Scholastic Canada for review. Overall: 5/5    A startling, wonderful novel about the true meaning of being an alien in an equally alien world. “We are specks. Pieces of dust in this universe. Big nothings. “I(…)

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Kiss Me Crazy by Ednah Walters

Title: Kiss Me Crazy (The Fitzgerald Family #3) Author: Ednah Walters Publisher: Firetrail Publishing Format: Paperback Publication Date: September 30, 2011 Source: From Author, For Review Overall: 5/5  She’s used to putting everyone first—her sister, her friends, her boss. It’s now her turn… Art conservator, Kara Michaels has decided it’s time to chase her dream—start(…)

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A Love by Any Measure by Killian McRae

Title: A Love by Any measure Author: Killian McRae Publisher: Tulipe Noire Press Format: Paperback Publication Date: November 8, 2011 Source: From Publisher, For Review. Overall: 4/5  An Irish lass. An English lord. A love that overcomes all boundaries. August Grayson has secretly dreamt of the girl living on his family’s Irish estate since childhoods(…)

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Smokeless Fire by Samantha Young

Title: Smokeless Fire (Fire Spirits: Book 1) Author: Samantha Young Publisher: CreateSpace Format: Paperback Publication Date: October 21, 2011 Overall: 5/5  Source: ARC From Author, For Review Fear the Heat… For the last two years Ari’s life has been anything but normal and on her 18th birthday, when her friends surprise her with a gimmick(…)

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Reasons To Be Happy by Katrina Kittle

Title: Reasons To Be Happy Author: Katrina Kittle Publisher: Sourcebooks Format: Paperback Publication Date: October 1, 2011 Overall: 5/5  Source: From Publisher, For Review Hannah’s parents are glamorous Hollywood royalty, and sometimes she feels like the ugly duckling in a family of swans. After her mother’s tragic death, Hannah’s grief is compounded by her desperate(…)

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Kingdom of Childhood by Rebecca Coleman

Title: Kingdom of Childhood Author: Rebecca Coleman Publisher: Mira Format: Paperback Publication Date: October 4, 2011 Overall: 4/5  The Kingdom of Childhood is the story of a boy and a woman; sixteen-year-old Zach Patterson, uprooted and struggling to reconcile his knowledge of his mother’s extramarital affair, and Judy McFarland, a kindergarten teacher watching her family(…)

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The Birth of Jaiden by Jennifer Wright

Title: The Birth of Jaiden Author: Jennifer Malone Wright Publisher: Jennichad Books Format: Paperback Publication Date: April 1, 2011 Overall: 4/5  Source: From Author for Review. Long ago, a prophecy was foreseen. A child would be born, a child who held the power to destroy the world. Now, it is up to Alexander Lucas, a(…)

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Seven by Paige Agnew

Title: Seven Author: Paige Agnew Publisher: CreateSpace Format: Paperback Publication Date: February 10, 2011 Overall: 4/5  Source: The YP Publishing For Review Seven strangers. Seven stories One purpose. One horrible thing in common-kidnapped. When seven people are pulled from their ordinary lives to be pawns in a madman’s game of chess, the only way they(…)

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Triangles by Ellen Hopkins

Title: Triangles Author: Ellen Hopkins Publisher: Atria Format: ARC Publication Date: October 18th, 2011 Overall: 5/5  Source: From publisher for review. Synopsis: In this first adult novel by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the unforgettable Crank trilogy, three female friends face midlife crises in a no holds-barred exploration of sex, marriage, and(…)

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Dreamwalk by Sarah MacManus

Title: Dreamwalk Author: Sarah MacManus Publisher: Young Rebel Publications Format: ebook Publication Date: March 14, 2011 Overall: 4/5  Source: From author for review. DREAMWALK is a romantic mixed beat of time travel and mythology for both teens and adults. After the death of her mother, Chloe Hawthorn is haunted by terrifying nighttime hallucinations. Determined to(…)

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