Review: The Turn by Kim Harrison

The Turn by Kim Harrison My rating: 5 of 5 stars Can science save us when all else fails? Trisk and her hated rival, Kalamack, have the same goal: save their species from extinction. Death comes in the guise of hope when a genetically modified tomato created to feed the world combines with the government's … Continue reading Review: The Turn by Kim Harrison

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Review: Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan & Deborah Biancotti

Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld My rating: 4 of 5 stars Don’t call them heroes. But these six Californian teens have powers that set them apart. They can do stuff ordinary people can’t. Take Ethan, a.k.a. Scam. He’s got a voice inside him that’ll say whatever you want to hear, whether it’s true or not. Which … Continue reading Review: Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan & Deborah Biancotti

ARC Review: Eternal Empire, Vol. 1 by Sarah Vaughn & Jonathan Luna

Eternal Empire, Vol. 1 by Sarah Vaughn My rating: 2 of 5 stars The Eternal Empress has waged war against the countries of Saia for over 100 years, and now her sights are set on the last country standing. But within the brutal Empire's workforce, a young man and woman discover they share a synergistic … Continue reading ARC Review: Eternal Empire, Vol. 1 by Sarah Vaughn & Jonathan Luna

ARC Review: Final Fall by Heather W. Petty

Final Fall by Heather W. Petty My rating: 4 of 5 stars Mori is out for revenge. Imprisoned in the English countryside, with her brothers held as leverage, she’s never felt angrier or more helpless. When an opportunity for escape arises, Mori takes it and flees back to the streets of London, where she is … Continue reading ARC Review: Final Fall by Heather W. Petty

Review: Mind Games by Heather W. Petty

Mind Games by Heather W. Petty My rating: 4 of 5 stars Mori’s abusive father is behind bars…and she has never felt less safe. Threatening letters have started appearing on her doorstep, and the police are receiving anonymous tips suggesting that Mori—not her father—is the Regent’s Park killer. To make matters worse, the police are … Continue reading Review: Mind Games by Heather W. Petty

ARC Review: Children of the Whales, Vol. 2 by Abi Umeda

Children of the Whales, Vol. 2 by Abi Umeda My rating: 4 of 5 stars In this post-apocalyptic fantasy, a sea of sand swallows everything but the past. In an endless sea of sand drifts the Mud Whale, a floating island city of clay and magic. In its chambers a small community clings to survival, … Continue reading ARC Review: Children of the Whales, Vol. 2 by Abi Umeda

ARC Review: Children of the Whales, Vol. 1 by Abi Umeda

Children of the Whales, Vol. 1 by Abi Umeda My rating: 3 of 5 stars In an endless sea of sand drifts the Mud Whale, a floating island city of clay and magic. In its chambers a small community clings to survival, most dying young from the very powers that sustain them. Chakuro is the Archivist … Continue reading ARC Review: Children of the Whales, Vol. 1 by Abi Umeda

Readathoning in December

Welcome to the end of the year, and to go out with a bang, what better way than to race to finish the books you were planning to this year? I mean, yeah, the TBR was impossible, but going to try nevertheless. And some goals are best reached with a challenge. So, what do I … Continue reading Readathoning in December

November 2017 Wrap-Up

Did you notice November go by???? I did not. Part of it may have been because my family was visiting me and you know, for a couple of weeks, regular scheduling is off. But also, it may have been a winter effect. Nevertheless, I still got some reading in, even though I had planned not … Continue reading November 2017 Wrap-Up

Top Ten Tuesday: Books On My Winter TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. And winter means curling up in blankets because it is too freaking cold to go outside! (To be fair, though, I make similar complaints in other seasons just so I can remain … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books On My Winter TBR