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Review: The Chosen by Sheenah Freitas

Categories: 3 butterflies, adventure, fantasy, mg, RBR, review, Sheenah Freitas, ya
The Chosenby Sheenah Freitas;Editions: ebook, paperbackPublisher: Paper Crane Books (December 8, 2011)Source: review copyKaia's entire life has erupted in flames after an assassin appears and burns her village down. She's rescued by a god from another planet who requests her help because she's the descendant of their last savior. Together with Reeze -- the only other survivor from her village and her appointed guardian -- they set off on a quest to find the treasures of the gods in hopes of preventing a dire prophesy.Kaia and Reeze quickly meet Read more [...]

Review: Half-Blood (Covenant #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Categories: 4 butterflies, Covenant series, Jennifer Armentrout, mythology, paranormal, RAWBLlinkup, review, ROMR, teen romance, urban fantasy, ya
Half-Bloodby Jennifer L. Armentrout;Editions: paperback, ebookPublished October 18th 2011 by Spencer Hill PressSource: own copyThe Hematoi descend from the unions of gods and mortals, and the children of two Hematoi-pure-bloods-have godlike powers. Children of Hematoi and mortals-well, not so much. Half-bloods only have two options: become trained Sentinels who hunt and kill daimons or become servants in the homes of the pures. Seventeen-year-old Alexandria would rather risk her life fighting than waste it scrubbing toilets, but she may end up slumming Read more [...]

Review: But I Love Him by Amanda Grace (Mandy Hubbard)

Categories: 4 butterflies, abuse, Amanda Grace, contemporary, drama, Mandy Hubbard, RAWBLlinkup, review, ROMR, ya
But I Love Himby Amanda Grace (Mandy Hubbard);Editions; paperback, ebookPublished May 8th 2011 by Flux (first published May 1st 2011)Source: own copyAnn was a smiling straight-A student and track star. But after she meets Connor, it all changes. She surrenders everything to be with him, and by graduation, her life has become a dangerous high-wire act. One mistake could trigger Connor's rage, a senseless storm of cruel words and violence damaging everything--and everyone--in its path.~ Goodreads BlurbJesus freaking Christ! I went through 2 boxes Read more [...]

Review: Spellbound ( #Spellbound #1 ) by Cara Lynn Shultz

Categories: 4 butterflies, Cara Lynn Shultz, paranormal, review, romance, ROMR, Spellbound series, urban fantasy, witches, ya
Spellboundby Cara Lynn Shultz;Editions: paperback, ebookPublished June 21st 2011 by Harlequin TeenSource: own copyWhat's a girl to do when meeting The One means she's cursed to die a horrible death?Life hasn't been easy on sixteen-year-old Emma Connor, so a new start in New York may be just the change she needs. But the posh Upper East Side prep school she has to attend? Not so much. Friendly faces are few and far between, except for one that she's irresistibly drawn to—Brendan Salinger, the guy with the rock-star good looks and the richest kid Read more [...]

Review: Jo-Bri and the Two Worlds by Rob Tobin

Categories: 2 butterflies, bewitching book tours, book tour, fantasy, paranormal, RBR, review, urban fantasy, wizards, ya
Jo-Bri and the Two Worldsby Rob Tobin;Editions: ebookPublished by BookBaby; 1 edition (November 26, 2011)Source: review copyA teen wizard from a sword-and-sorcery world is chased by an evil sorcerer into modern day Montana. There he learns about sex, love, rock and roll, and the stress of trying to save two worlds from total destruction during summer break."Jo-Bri" follows in the tradition of entertaining social statement SFF novels like "Stranger in a Strange Land" and "Left Hand of Darkness," but with the modern, fast-paced feel of urban fantasies Read more [...]

Review: Paranormalcy (Paranormalcy #1) by Kiersten White

Categories: 4 butterflies, Kiersten White, paranormal, Paranormalcy series, RAWBLlinkup, review, ROMR, some romance, ya
Paranormalcyby Kiersten White ;Editions: hardcover, paperback, ebookPublished August 31st 2010 by HarperTeenSource: own copyWeird as it is working for the International Paranormal Containment Agency, Evie’s always thought of herself as normal. Sure, her best friend is a mermaid, her ex-boyfriend is a faerie, she's falling for a shape-shifter, and she's the only person who can see through paranormals' glamours, but still. Normal.Only now paranormals are dying, and Evie's dreams are filled with haunting voices and mysterious prophecies. She soon Read more [...]
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