You’re reading along, on the virtual edge of your seat. You’re at the so-called “resolution” of the book and BAM! You hit the “ABOUT THE AUTHOR” page… *sad trombone* It was just getting really, really good!! It’s okay. I’m okay. Honestly, Even the Darkest Stars was such a surprisingly […]
It is HARD to find a good mystery in the young adult genre. Recently, more of these types of stories have made their way to the young adult book shelves. Daughter of the Burning City is a unique mystery because it is a mystery set in a fantastical world of […]
Call me simple but I love the young adult fantasy genre. Give me a well planned plot with tremendous world building, don’t make it more than 400 pages long because I have a short attention span, and I’m in heaven. The reason why I sometimes choose young adult fantasy over […]
I just read a super hyped-up book and it lived up to all the hype!! Who would have guessed?!?!
A middle grade book? Really, Kristin? YES!!! Why? Do you NOT see that awesome cover? It’s got Merlin and his adorable dog on it!
I think this is the very first book I’ve read that’s been translated from it’s original language. I’m not quite sure what to make of it or how to review it. On one hand, it is such an awesomely unique idea for a story but on the other, it’s […]
I was expecting big things from Erin Summerill’s Ever the Hunted as soon as I read the synopsis and added the book to my TBR pile. Yes, there’s certainly a glut of YA fantasy out there. It’s been hit or miss for me with YA fantasy novels these last two […]
Honestly, I think this series is amazing. I never know if the story is going turn a corner and tug on my heart strings or if we’re going to run full tilt into a near death battle.
I had been waiting for this book since December of 2015. I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it. The cover caught my eye but it was the synopsis that nabbed me and reeled me in. And as readers, we’re surprised when a book turns out a little bit different than what we expected, whether for the good or the bad. Okay, maybe you aren’t but I am, every time it happens to me.
Color me clueless, but I had no idea the cover image was a rose engulfed in flame. Well, that kind of explains a lot…. Too bad it took me the entire story to figure it out because that really is a beautiful cover!