Posts Tagged: FIVE STARS

REVIEW: Altered by Jennifer Rush

REVIEW: Altered by Jennifer Rush

Altered (Altered #1) by Jennifer Rush YA/SF When you can’t trust yourself, who can you believe? Everything about Anna’s life is a secret. Her father works for the Branch at the helm of its latest project: monitoring and administering treatments to the four genetically altered boys in the lab below their farmhouse. There’s Nick, Cas, Trev . . . and Sam, who’s stolen Anna’s heart. When the Branch decides it’s time to take the boys, Sam stages an escape, killing the agents sent to retrieve them. Anna is torn between following Sam or staying behind in the safety of her everyday life. But her father pushes her to flee, making Sam promise to keep her away from the Branch, at all costs. There’s just one problem. Sam and the boys don’t remember anything before living in the lab—not even their true identities. Now on the run, Anna soon discovers that… Read more »

March 12, 2013 Uncategorized 4

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REVIEW: A KISS FOR A CURE by Sidney Bristol

REVIEW: A KISS FOR A CURE by Sidney Bristol

A KISS FOR A CURE by Sidney Bristol Publication date: January, 2013  Genre:SF/Romance What’s a girl to do when her parents gift her with a man for Christmas? Caught between two kingdoms, Jordan has given up the privileged world of intergalactic court life to become an interstellar biologist researching space sharks. Unexpectedly saddled with a husband from a race who are rumored to be sex fiends, her life is yanked in a direction she doesn’t want. But Cai isn’t human and he must have the emotional feedback of a mate in order to survive. Charged with protecting Jordan, can he win her heart and keep her safe from harm? Will they survive the challenges that arise…sexual, emotional and political? Time is ticking away and it’s not on their side. GOODREADSAMAZON REVIEW I won A kiss for a Cure from The Book Tart during Sidney Bristol’s Happy Book Birthday Party.  Yes, you… Read more »

February 25, 2013 Uncategorized 4

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REVIEW: January Black by Wendy S. Russo

REVIEW: January Black by Wendy S. Russo

REVIEW: January Black by Wendy S. RussoTITLE: January Black AUTHOR: Wendy S. RussoGENRE: YA/SFF/Mystery (!) Sixteen-year-old genius Matty Ducayn has never fit in on The Hill, an ordered place seriously lacking a sense of humor. After his school’s headmaster expels him for a small act of mischief, Matty’s future looks grim until King Hadrian comes to his rescue with a challenge: answer a question for a master’s diploma. More than a second chance, this means freedom. Masters can choose where they work, a rarity among Regents, and the question is simple. What was January Black? It’s a ship. Everyone knows that. Hadrian rejects that answer, though, and Matty becomes compelled by curiosity and pride to solve the puzzle. When his search for an answer turns up long-buried state secrets, Matty’s journey becomes a collision course with a deadly royal decree. He’s been set up to fail, which forces him to… Read more »

February 18, 2013 Uncategorized 1

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REVIEW: Sins and Needles by Karina Halle

REVIEW: Sins and Needles by Karina Halle

SINS AND NEEDLES  THE ARTIST’S TRILOGY BOOK ONE Ellie Watt is used to starting over. The daughter of a grifting team, Ellie spent her childhood being used as a pawn in her parents’ latest scam. Now she’s much older, wiser and ready to give her con artist life a rest. But returning to the dry desert town of Palm Valley, California means one more temptation than she bargained for – Camden McQueen.  Once known as the high school weirdo, Camden is bigger and badder than the boy he used to be and a talented tattoo artist with his own thriving business. Ellie’s counting on Camden still being in love with her but what she’s not counting on is how easily unrequited love can turn into obsession over time. When Camden discovers Ellie’s plan to con him, he makes her a deal she doesn’t dare refuse, but her freedom comes with… Read more »

February 12, 2013 Uncategorized 4

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REVIEW: The Sea of Tranquility by Katja Millay

REVIEW: The Sea of Tranquility by Katja Millay

I live in a world without magic or miracles. A place where there are no clairvoyants or shapeshifters, no angels or superhuman boys to save you. A place where people die and music disintegrates and things suck. I am pressed so hard against the earth by the weight of reality that some days I wonder how I am still able to lift my feet to walk.Former piano prodigy Nastya Kashnikov wants two things: to get through high school without anyone learning about her past and to make the boy who took everything from her—her identity, her spirit, her will to live—pay.Josh Bennett’s story is no secret: every person he loves has been taken from his life until, at seventeen years old, there is no one left. Now all he wants is be left alone and people allow it because when your name is synonymous with death, everyone tends to give… Read more »

February 4, 2013 Uncategorized 7

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