Category Archives: did not finish

Did Not Finish: Sapphire Hunting by J. SenGupta

Categories: adventure, did not finish, fantasy, J. SenGupta, RBR, ya
Sapphire HuntingBy J. SenGuptaEditions: ebookPublished: October 29th 2011Genre: YA Fantasy / AdventureSource: review copyShadow figures are stalking the population of an English University town. A Physics student can sense the emotions of others. His two best friends notice he is coming home injured and distracted. He is looking for something. What he has already found is magic that connects this world to a sister-planet, and people who can help him.~ GoodreadsBomy's Flutter: didn't work outHere I am again talking about fantasy / adventure, only Read more [...]

Did Not Finish: CONQUEST by Vik Rubenfeld

Categories: did not finish, fiction, literary, memoir, RBR, Vik Rubenfeld
CONQUESTBy Vik RubenfeldEditions: ebook, paperbackPublished: July 12th 2012 by VPR Publishing (first published November 29th 2011)Genre: Literary / Memoir FictionSource: review copyReid Taylor, bass player for the rock band CONQUEST, tells first-hand about the thrill of starting out with a little-known Seattle band, and growing to global fame. He describes how he found the love of his life, Kristy. And most of all, he reveals how he saw warnings of what would bring about the band's tragic end - everything he did to try to help - and the one person Read more [...]

Did not Finish: A New World: Chaos by John O’Brien

Categories: action, adventure, did not finish, horror, military, post-apocalyptic, RBR, review, zombies
A New World: Chaos (Book 1)By John O'BrienEditions: ebook, paperbackPublished (first published April 9th 2011)Genre: Post-Apocalyptic / HorrorSource: review copyThere is no sanctuary.That was taken away in the blink of an eye. Humanity went out not with a whimper, but a bang.Jack, a sometimes humorous, sometimes philosophical ex-special operations pilot and soldier is one of the few left to struggle through the desolation left in the aftermath; seeking to survive as a new ferocious species emerges from the rubble, hungry and unrelenting. Will his Read more [...]

Did not Finish: Boneshaker by Cherie Priest

Categories: adventure, Cherie Priest, did not finish, middle grade, RAWBLlinkup, review, ROMR, steampunk, ya
Boneshaker (The Clockwork Century #1)By Cherie PriestEditions: audiobook, ebook, hardback, paperbackPublished September 29th 2009 by Tom Doherty AssociatesGenre: Steampunk YA (more Middle Grade, if you ask me)Source: own copyIn the early days of the Civil War, rumors of gold in the frozen Klondike brought hordes of newcomers to the Pacific Northwest. Anxious to compete, Russian prospectors commissioned inventor Leviticus Blue to create a great machine that could mine through Alaska’s ice. Thus was Dr. Blue’s Incredible Bone-Shaking Drill Engine Read more [...]

Did not Finish: Glimmerglass by Jenna Black

Categories: did not finish, Faeriewalker series, fairies, Jenna Black, paranormal, RAWBLlinkup, review, ROMR, ya
Glimmerglass (Faeriewalker #1)By Jenna BlackEditions: audiobook, ebook, paperbackPublished May 25th 2010 by St. Martin's GriffinGenre: YA Paranormal/Urban FantasySource: own copyIt's all she's ever wanted to be, but it couldn't be further from her grasp...Dana Hathaway doesn't know it yet, but she's in big trouble. When her alcoholic mom shows up at her voice recital drunk, again, Dana decides shes had enough and runs away to find her mysterious father in Avalon: the only place on Earth where the regular, everyday world and the captivating, magical Read more [...]

Did Not Finish: Another Broken Wizard by Colin Dodds

Categories: Colin Dodds, contemporary, did not finish, fiction, RBR, review
Another Broken WizardBy Colin DoddsEditions: ebook, paperbackPublished August 8th 2011 by Createspace (first published July 29th 2011)Genre: Contemporary FictionSource: review copyAnother Broken Wizard is the story of Jim Monaghan, who really didn't want to go back to Worcester. But unemployment and his father's open-heart surgery forced his hand. Tending to his father and embarking on an ICU romance in the day, Jim seeks out his childhood best friend, Joe Rousseau. But Joe has problems with a local gang, and his plan to resolve the matter only Read more [...]
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