Tankborn by Karen Sandler

I received this book as a galley from the publisher in exchange for my honest review. Kayla is a GEN, a Genetically Engineered Non-Human, born into a life of servitude and a member of the lowest rung of society.  Despite her life’s hardships, she loves the people she has come to know as her family […]

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White Cat by Holly Black

White Cat Author: Holly Black Genre: Young Adult Format: ebook Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Release Date: 5-4-10 Cassel comes from a family of workers, or people that can put curses on you with their bare hands. Since it’s illegal, they are essentially a mob family and Cassel’s lack of abilities make him the odd man […]

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One Day by David Nicholls

Dexter and Emma meet the night of their graduation. From that point, the book becomes a snapshot of the same day (July 15) every year for twenty years. Their loves, losses, adventures and misadventures are revealed as we visit them on that day every year. This book was brilliant in so many ways. The writing […]

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In Defense of Mockingjay

Disclaimer: If you have not read Mockingjay, please know that this post contains spoilers.  You’ve been warned. ————————————————————————————————————————————— At least once per day I see someone posting on twitter or a blog about their disappointment with Mockingjay, particularly the ending.  The thing is, Mockingjay is my favorite book of the series, but I know there are […]

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Across the Universe by Beth Revis

Across The Universe Author: Beth Revis Genre: Young Adult Format: ebook Publisher: Razorbill Release Date: 1-11-11 Amy is 17 and she’s chosen to be cryogenically frozen for 300 years and placed aboard a spaceship called the Godspeed as it travels to a new planet. Along with her parents, who are essential to the colonization of […]

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