Monthly Archives: November 2012

The End of Your Life Book Club, by Will Schwalbe (2012)

The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe My rating: 5 of 5 stars This book is one hell of a journey; it is not always easy to read. Some parts are hysterically funny, and others are crushingly … Continue reading

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Priceless, by Shannon Mayer (2012)

Priceless by Shannon Mayer My rating: 5 of 5 stars Shannon Mayer’s “Priceless” was truly a pleasant surprise, where badass heroine, Rylee Adamson finds herself battling the supernatural, eluding pesky FBI agents, and trying her best to rescue kidnapped children. … Continue reading

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Griffin’s Storm (Griffin #3), by Darby Karchut (2012)

Griffin’s Storm by Darby Karchut My rating: 5 of 5 stars “Griffin’s Storm” sees old enemies become friends, other old enemies become even worse and more powerful enemies, a couple new friends, and a whole bunch of action. Darby Karchut’s … Continue reading

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The Book of Lost Souls (Ivy MacTavish #1), by Michelle Muto

The Book of Lost Souls by Michelle Muto My rating: 3 of 5 stars “The Book of Lost Souls” is the first in a series of novels featuring plucky teenaged witch, Ivy MacTavish. She and her best friends, Shayde and … Continue reading

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Don’t Fear the Reaper, by Michelle Muto (2011)

Don’t Fear the Reaper by Michelle Muto My rating: 5 of 5 stars Some part of me has always been attracted to those who work between the Living and The Other Side. From dramedies like “Dead Like Me,” where Reapers … Continue reading

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Beautiful Darkness (Caster Chronicles #2), by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl (2010)

Beautiful Darkness by Kami Garcia My rating: 3 of 5 stars Ethan Wate is not having the best summer. His girlfriend Lena gives off mixed signals–partially because she’s a Caster, and on her recent birthday, she had to choose whether … Continue reading

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Tick Tock (Michael Bennett #4), by James Patterson, et al. (2010)

Tick Tock by James Patterson My rating: 4 of 5 stars NYPD Major Case Detective Michael Bennett finds himself overmatched, 12 to 1… Actually, when “Tick Tock” begins, Bennett is on a beach vacation with his ten kids, his cantankerous … Continue reading

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