Tag Archives: 4.5 stars

Review: The Thousand Dollar Tan Line (Veronica Mars #1) by Rob Thomas and Jennifer Graham

Genre: Mystery Format: Trade Paperback Publisher: Vintage (March 25, 2014) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: From Rob Thomas, the creator of the television series and movie phenomenon Veronica Mars, comes the first book in a thrilling mystery series that picks … Continue reading

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Review: Lexicon by Max Barry

Genre: Science Fiction Format: Hardcover Publisher: Penguin (June 18, 2013) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: At an exclusive school somewhere outside of Arlington, Virginia, students aren’t taught history, geography, or mathematics–at least not in the usual ways. Instead, they … Continue reading

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Review: Liar’s Moon (Thief Errant #2) by Elizabeth C. Bunce

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Format: Hardback Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic (November 1, 2011) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: Prisons, poisons, and passions combine in a gorgeously written fantasy noir. As a pickpocket, Digger expects to spend a night … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #8: Audiobook Edition

Time for a mini review roundup of all the audiobooks I’ve listened to recently.  Click on the links to see my brief Goodreads review.        The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair That … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #7: SFF Edition

I haven’t done mini reviews in a while, so I’m playing catch up.  These are all the SciFi/Fantasy books I’ve read recently that never made it to the blog.  Below are my ratings and links to my mini reviews on … Continue reading

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Review: Chime by Franny Billingsley

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Format: Trade Paperback Publisher: Dial (March 17, 2011) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: Before Briony’s stepmother died, she made sure Briony blamed herself for all the family’s hardships. Now Briony has worn her guilt for … Continue reading

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Review: Fire (Graceling Realm #2) by Kristin Cashore

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Format: Paperback Publisher: Dial (October 5, 2009) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: It is not a peaceful time in the Dells. The young King Nash clings to his throne while rebel lords in the north … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #6: Audiobook Edition

Even though I haven’t had the chance to read, I have been listening to audiobooks like crazy on my daily commute.  I even caved and bought a subscription to Audible,* which has been awesome so far.  Here are the books I’ve listened … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #5

It’s that time again, folks – time to update you on the books I’ve read but haven’t had time to blog about.  There are some truly excellent novels in this batch; I gave almost all of them four stars or … Continue reading

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Review: Sunshine by Robin McKinley

Genre: Fantasy/Horror Format: Mass Market Paperback Publisher: Jove (November 30th 2004) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: There hadn’t been any trouble out at the lake for years, and Sunshine just needed a spot … Continue reading

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