Category Archives: some romance

Review: Sandman by Morgan Hannah MacDonald

    SANDMANby Morgan Hannah MacDonald;Editions: KindlePublished in 2012Source: review copyBeware the SANDMAN he’ll put you to sleep. . .forever.A serial killer on the loose, a woman being stalked, and a homicide detective who must find the connection between the two before she becomes his next victim.He collects women. He imprisons them, plays with them, tortures them. Until they bore him. Then he removes a souvenir. They call him the Sandman.Meagan McInnis is being plagued with late night calls, yet when she answers, no one is there. Then Read more [...]

Review: All That Matters by Youseph Tanha

    All That Mattersby Youseph Tanha;Published July 27th 2011 by Youseph Tanha ; Kindle EditionSource: review copyEthan Wright is just like any other high school kid that is one day lucky enough to meet the girl of his dreams. Throughout the course of high school the young couple learn to cope with incredibly difficult odds to discover all that matters.- Goodreads blurbThis was the kind of plot that I'd totally be into. Pretty straightforward, dramatic, full of feeling. The story would have been really up my alley, except for some reason it didn't Read more [...]

Review: Kiss of the Vampire (Warriors of the Rift #1) by Cynthia Garner

    Kiss of the Vampire (Warriors of the Rift)by Cynthia Garner;Editions: Paperback, 384 pages; Kindle / NookExpected publication: February 1st 2012 by ForeverSource: NetGalleyWarriors of the RiftOnce a generation, the rift between the paranormal world and the human world opens, allowing supernatural entities to cross. Vampire, demon, or shapeshifter, they can save the world-or send it spiraling into chaos.< Half-demon, half-human, Nix de la Fuente is accepted by neither and mistrusted by both. Determined to prove she's more human than not, Read more [...]

Review: New Girl by Paige Harbison

       New Girl (Harlequin Teen)Paige Harbison; Paperback, 304 pagesExpected publication: January 31st 2012 by HarlequinTeenThey call me 'New Girl'...Ever since I arrived at exclusive, prestigious Manderly Academy, that’s who I am. New girl. Unknown. But not unnoticed—because of her.Becca Normandy—that’s the name on everyone’s lips. The girl whose picture I see everywhere. The girl I can’t compare to. I mean, her going missing is the only reason a spot opened up for me at the academy. And everyone stares at me like it’s my fault.Except Read more [...]

Review: Divergent (Divergent #1) by Veronica Roth

     DivergentVeronica Roth; Paperback, 487 pagesPublished May 3rd 2011 by HarperCollins Children's BooksSource: my own copyBeatrice "Tris" Prior has reached the fateful age of sixteen, the stage at which teenagers in Veronica Roth's dystopian Chicago must select which of five factions to join for life. Each faction represents a virtue: Candor, Abnegation, Dauntless, Amity, and Erudite. To the surprise of herself and her selfless Abnegation family, she chooses Dauntless, the path of courage. Her choice exposes her to the demanding, violent initiation Read more [...]