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Triptych (Will Trent, #1)
4.13
The book is written in third person, but we have different narrators throughout. It starts with Michael Ormewood whom I did not like. This is partly w...more
Apr 23, 2011
Apr 22, 2011
 
Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
4.11
4.5

My original interest in this book really only came about because Marissa Meyer was at a signing with Leigh Bardugo (whose book I wanted). I knew ot...more
Oct 22, 2012
Jun 29, 2012
 
A Rogue by Any Other Name (The Rules of Scoundrels, #1)
3.97
Excuse me while I go seek out all Sarah MacLean's other historical romances. I find that I simply must read them all. Have you ever picked up a book o...more
Aug 21, 2013
Aug 21, 2013
 
Siege and Storm (The Grisha, #2)
4.19
Oh, Leigh Bardugo. What have you done to me?

Shadow and Bone leaves Mal and Alina fleeing to 'safety'. But let's be honest: as long as the Darkling is...more
Jun 14, 2013
Jun 12, 2013
 
Game (Jasper Dent #2)
4.18
Game: The Sequel to "I Hunt Killers" Barry Lyga, what have you done to my brain??

Game, like I Hunt Killers before it, kept me constantly on edge. Jazz...more
May 04, 2013
Apr 18, 2013
 
Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3)
4.50
Oh, this entire series makes me happy. I adore what Marissa Meyer has done with this world and its characters and... and... I looooooove it. I wouldn'...more
Feb 06, 2014
Feb 06, 2014
 
Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
4.15
8/19/2014 reread: Still an adorable book and I love it for the same reasons I did in 2012.

Please excuse me as I squee in my pants (to quote Missie). I...more
Aug 19, 2014
May 16, 2012
 
Indelible (Grant County, #4)
4.19
Knowing that there are more books in this series with Jeffrey in them, you know that no matter what happens to him in this book, he’ll survive. I appr...more
Apr 15, 2011
Apr 14, 2011
 
Romancing Mister Bridgerton (Bridgertons, #4)
4.21
*pauses* *basks in the glow of this book* *basks some more* *stares lovingly at it*

If it's not obviously by the above, I loved this book. L.O.V.E.D. S...more
Jul 29, 2014
Jul 29, 2014
 
Bayou Moon (The Edge, #2)
4.09
Original review: http://onabookbender.com/2012/08/08/r...

I further retract any disappointment I had over this series not having the same main characte...more
Jul 05, 2012
May 26, 2012
 
Lola and the Boy Next Door (Anna and the French Kiss, #2)
4.00
Original review: http://onabookbender.com/2012/07/16/r...

4.5

Oh, this book! You know how I hate love triangles? I don’t know what it is about Stephanie...more
Jun 22, 2012
May 26, 2012
 
On the Edge (The Edge, #1)
4.02
Original review: http://onabookbender.com/2012/06/11/r...

Declan is naughty. I just reread the last few pages of this book before I started by review,...more
May 18, 2012
May 05, 2012
 
Magic Bleeds (Kate Daniels, #4)
4.49
Originally reviewed with Kelly: http://onabookbender.com/2012/05/14/j...

Kelly: The beginning of this book was so hard to read. OMG! Kate and her broke...more
Apr 14, 2012
Oct 24, 2011
 
Magic Burns (Kate Daniels, #2)
4.33
Joint review with Kelly

Original review: http://onabookbender.com/2012/04/11/j...

Kelly: When we originally made plans to read book 1 together, I had no...more
Mar 10, 2012
Oct 24, 2011
 
Magic Slays (Kate Daniels, #5)
4.46
Joint Review with Kelly

Kelly: I didn’t want to punch Curran at the beginning of this book (unlike the beginning of book 4) which is a plus since he’s,...more
Apr 15, 2012
Apr 11, 2012
 
Grace Interrupted (Manor House Mystery, #2)
3.93
Actual rating 3.5

Although this is the second book in the series, it can stand on its own. I assume that I missed a lot of character development in the...more
May 25, 2011
May 24, 2011
 
Isla and the Happily Ever After (Anna and the French Kiss, #3)
4.34
For me, the shining part of Stephanie Perkins's writing is that she's able to tap into my memories of what it was like to be a teenager with a crush....more
Aug 20, 2014
Aug 20, 2014
 
Ten Things I Love About You (Bevelstoke, #3)
3.95
Ten Things I Love About You was more of a surprise read. Not because it's surprising I read a historical romance. Or even that I read a Julia Quinn hi...more
Aug 20, 2014
Aug 20, 2014
 
Someone Like You (Los Lobos, #1)
3.93
It's been a long time since I picked up a contemporary romance, but my mood said contemporary and contemporary I got. I was particularly intrigued by...more
Aug 17, 2013
Aug 17, 2013
 
A Faint Cold Fear (Grant County, #3)
4.13
Actual Rating: 3.5

It only took about 20 pages before something happened, and it shocked me enough to the point where it felt surreal, and that maybe I...more
Apr 08, 2011
Apr 07, 2011
 
Lord's Fall (Elder Races, #5)
4.26
*flails*

Oh. Oh, this book. I went into this book not really sure what to expect. I often find established couples (i.e., couples who have found their...more
Nov 10, 2012
Nov 06, 2012
 
One Dance with a Duke (Stud Club, #1)
3.92
Can we just pause for a moment and revel in the hilarity of a club called the Stud Club? Hilarity and brilliance. Because...STUD CLUB. Good times, goo...more
Aug 25, 2013
Aug 23, 2013
 
Eternal Kiss of Darkness (Night Huntress World, #2)
4.21
I love the world that Jeaniene Frost has created with her Night Huntress series, and have really enjoyed getting to know the side characters better in...more
Apr 2011
Apr 01, 2011
 
Once Burned (Night Prince, #1)
4.27
I want to start this review saying that I genuinely enjoyed Once Burned. Don't doubt that.

However, I think that I must have gotten caught up in the hy...more
Jun 29, 2012
Jun 27, 2012
 
Hunted (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #6)
4.28
The Iron Druid Chronicles is one of my most recommended series and for good reason: it is entertaining and fun + it has broad appeal. This series is t...more
Aug 04, 2013
Jul 27, 2013
 
Grimspace (Sirantha Jax, #1)
3.78
Original review (live 3/7/12): http://onabookbender.com/2012/03/07/r...

Part of my problem with science fiction books has always been orienting myself...more
Feb 10, 2012
Feb 03, 2012
 
Highlander Most Wanted (The Montgomerys and Armstrongs, #2)
4.13
Maya Banks never fails to elicit extreme emotion from me. And then you get conversations like this:

Amanda: *flails* MAYA BANKS, WHAT YOU DO TO ME!
Kell...more
Aug 11, 2013
Jul 27, 2013
 
Unravel Me (Shatter Me, #2)
4.33
Shatter Me was one of my favorite books of 2011, with a coveted 10 rating. It should really come as no surprise, then, that I would pick up Unravel Me...more
Mar 04, 2013
Feb 17, 2013
 
Just One Day (Just One Day, #1)
4.07
4.5

October is too far away to wait for the conclusion of Allyson and Willem's story. Just One Day is one of those books that leave you in a state of r...more
Jan 26, 2013
Jan 10, 2013
 
Tricked (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #4)
4.24
Jumping back into this series is like sliding into your favorite pair of quirky pajamas. You find yourself in a state of amused contentment. I mean, r...more
Jan 22, 2013
Dec 31, 2012
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