Category Archives: Reviews

Express Lane Review: Yours to Keep by Shannon Stacey

Welcome to my Express Lane Reviews, where I review a book quickly – with 7 points or less – so you can get on your way! Yours to Keep (Kowalski Family #3) Author: Shannon Stacey Publisher: Carina Press Age Group: Adult Source: Amazon Good … Continue reading

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Review: Across a Star-Swept Sea by Diana Peterfreund

Across the Star-Swept Sea Author: Diana Peterfreund Publisher: Balzer + Bray Age Group: Teen Source: Edelweiss/Library Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 4.75 out of 5 Summary from Amazon: Centuries after wars nearly destroyed civilization, the two islands of New Pacifica stand alone, a terraformed paradise … Continue reading

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Review: Newt’s Emerald by Garth Nix

Newt’s Emerald Author: Garth Nix Publisher: Jill Grinberg Literary Management Age Group: Teen & up Source: Amazon Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Summary from Amazon: After the Newington Emerald is stolen at the height of a conjured storm, eighteen year-old Lady Truthful … Continue reading

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Review: Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare

Romancing the Duke (Castles Ever After #1) Author: Tessa Dare Publisher: Avon Age Group: Adult Source: Edelweiss Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Release Date: January 28, 2014 Summary from Goodreads: In the first in Tessa Dare’s captivating Castles Ever … Continue reading

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Express Lane Review: The Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan

Welcome to my Express Lane Reviews, where I review a book quickly – with 7 points or less – so you can get on your way! The Son of Neptune Author: Rick Riodan Publisher: Hyperion Age Group: Teen Source: Library Good Reads  |  Amazon … Continue reading

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Review: Ten Ways to Be Adored When Landing a Lord by Sarah MacLean

Ten Ways to Be Adored When Landing a Lord Author: Sarah MacLean Publisher: Avon Age Group: Adult Source: Amazon Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 4 out of 5 Summary from Goodreads: “Lord Nicholas is a paragon of manhood. And his eyes, Dear Reader! So … Continue reading

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Review: The Fairest Beauty by Melanie Dickerson

The Fairest Beauty Author: Melanie Dickerson Publisher: Zondervan Age Group: Teen Source: Netgalley/Amazon Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 2 out of 5 Summary from Amazon: A daring rescue. A difficult choice. Sophie desperately wants to get away from her stepmother’s jealousy, and believes escape is her … Continue reading

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Review: Going Rogue by Robin Benway

Going Rogue Author: Robin Benway Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children’s Books Age Group: Teen Source: Netgalley Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 3 out of 5 Release Date: January 14, 2014 Summary from Amazon: Being permanently based in a local New York City high school as … Continue reading

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Audio Review: Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool

Navigating Early Author: Clare Vanderpool Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers Age Group: Middle Grade Source: Netgalley Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 4 out of 5 Summary from Amazon: At the end of World War II, Jack Baker, a landlocked Kansas boy, is suddenly uprooted … Continue reading

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Express Lane Review: Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake by Sarah MacLean

Welcome to my Express Lane Reviews, where I review a book quickly – with 7 points or less – so you can get on your way! Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake Author: Sarah MacLean Publisher: Avon Age Group: Adult Source: Amazon … Continue reading

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