Publisher: Random House Children's Books

Review: Shadow Run by AdriAnne Strickland and Michael Miller

Posted March 16, 2017 by Wendy in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Shadow Run by AdriAnne Strickland and Michael Miller

Why Did I Read? Let’s just say I was looking forward to this book since I first heard it announced and marketed as Firefly meets Dune! I was so on board! My Thoughts: This was a really action packed and thrilling sci-fi ride! I can definitely see the parallels to Firefly and Dune. Our spaceship in question is the Kaitan and our main cast the crew of the Kaitan. I absolutely loved each member on board the Kaitan and all the crew relationships. Everyone is […]

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Review: A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess

Posted December 9, 2016 by Wendy in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess

Why Did I Read? Victorian England. Magic. YOU HAVE ME. My Thoughts: I really, really enjoyed this one! I have to say, I really am kind of a sucker for anything Victorian England. Toss in fantasy and that’s like my go to crack. I really liked the set up of this world – that there are sorcerers that protect the realm from the Ancients — a collection of monsters that prey on the people and cause […]

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Review: And I Darken by Kiersten White

Posted August 4, 2016 by Wendy in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: And I Darken by Kiersten White

Why Did I Read? Vlad the Impaler story with a badass female lead? Historical fiction? I was so in. My Thoughts: I have really complicated feelings about this book. I really liked most parts of it but some parts really dragged and left me feeling underwhelmed. The book starts off with our main character Lada as a young child growing up — we see that from a young age she is already fierce, strong and determined. […]

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Review: Illuminae by Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman

Posted September 30, 2015 by Wendy in Reviews / 7 Comments
Review: Illuminae by Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman

Why Did I Read? There is a ton of hype surrounding this book but of course, I was intrigued and plus, I am a huge sci-fi fan! My Thoughts: It’s going to be really tough for me to review this book. I just really, really loved it and this book is so unique and is worthy of all the hype, 100%. I didn’t mean to read this in one sitting. But I did. I could not put it down. […]

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