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Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1)
4.10
it was amazing
I want more of this! Why does it have to be a debut novel? If it weren't I would now be hungrily browsing titles at my favourite online bookshop order ...more
Dec 13, 2013
Oct 17, 2009
 
Prom
3.32
it was amazing
Sad, funny, very realistic (no high-school fairytale) and quotable:
Underprivileged high-school senior Ashley Hannigan tries hard not to drop out of sc
...more
Nov 18, 2015
Oct 17, 2009
 
Just the Sexiest Man Alive
3.94
it was ok
The high ratings, the enthusiastic reviews... I had pretty high expectations. So high in fact that this romantic, chicklitty book didn't even have to ...more
not set
Jul 22, 2010
 
From What I Remember...
3.96
really liked it
Before I start having difficulties to remember I need to voice my impressions of From What I Remember... by Stacy Kramer and Valerie Thomas, for I tho ...more
Jul 27, 2012
Jan 09, 2012
 
Six Impossible Things
3.77
really liked it
This fulfilling story of friendship, loneliness, loyalty and love has two important ingredients going for it:

1. Awfully sweet, but realistic character
...more
Jan 09, 2011
Jul 19, 2010
 
The Catalogue of the Universe
3.81
it was amazing
I remember exactly that moment over 21 years ago when I picked up the German edition with its drab, blue, stars-and-moon-clad cover. I proceeded to re ...more
Apr 16, 2011
Jan 19, 2011
 
Skinwalker (Jane Yellowrock, #1)
3.89
did not like it
Between 21% and 31% I changed my mind from thinking the book to be bland, forgettable and told by a I-am-mysterious-unbeatably-strong-sexy-talented-te ...more
not set
Mar 13, 2010
 
The Replacement
3.56
really liked it
Financially you are very lucky indeed, if you are born as an inhabitant of the small town Gentry: Although all around the industry’s prospects are ble ...more
Dec 27, 2009
Jan 31, 2010
 
Madly (Madly, #1)
3.78
it was ok
Not really worth reviewing in my opinion. One thing was ridiculously noteworthy, though: The mermaids' tails are of the conveniently modest and young- ...more
Jan 08, 2012
Nov 29, 2011
 
Illusions of Fate
3.86
liked it
Welcome to "Howl's Moving Castle" (view spoiler) me ...more
Feb 18, 2015
Feb 06, 2015
 
2015 on Goodreads
4.27
liked it
My Reading Year 2015- The Best, The Worst, The Numbers

Some figures:
Read: 121 Abandoned: 21, Re-Read: 19
Rating (Read): 3 stars: 39, 4 stars: 36 , 5 sta
...more
not set
Dec 16, 2015
 
Becoming Bindy Mackenzie (Ashbury/Brookfield, #3)
3.86
really liked it
Oh, this book has exhausted me. During the second half I cried so much that I was getting concerned about dehydration. I think I have to drink two lit ...more
Jan 15, 2011
Jun 23, 2010
 
Bloodflower
3.10
it was ok
Although the average rating of 3.25 stars strongly indicated „Beware, this book is not for everyone”, I never would have guessed that I might be one o ...more
not set
Jul 26, 2011
 
The Mephisto Covenant: The Redemption of Ajax
3.85
liked it
You Tarzan. Me Jane? No. „I’m Mephisto – you’re Anabo. Since I’m the one who caught your scent, it means you’re intended for me.”
In my very private op
...more
Nov 05, 2010
Oct 28, 2010
 
Balefire (Balefire, #1-4)
4.15
did not like it
My love for Cate Tiernan's Immortal Beloved caught me quite unexpected last year and that the sequel turned out to be equally engaging and lovely surp ...more
not set
Jan 21, 2012
 
The Conspiracy of Us (The Conspiracy of Us, #1)
3.81
Meanwhile I'd spent the whole week fighting the flutter in my stomach that started when he sat next to me in sociology class.
I've just read the sneak
...more
not set
Jan 02, 2015
 
Bermudez Triangle
3.50
it was ok
I've read 113 pages and I'll stop.
The story is about three best friends in their senior year at High School. While dominant Nina had been at leadersh
...more
not set
Mar 17, 2011
 
The Girl in the Clockwork Collar (Steampunk Chronicles, #2)
3.98
it was ok
The first volume in this series, The Girl in the Steel Corset, had been so much fun. It was kind of ridiculous, vapid, action-laden, a bit trashy and ...more
not set
Dec 31, 2011
 
The Iron Knight (The Iron Fey, #4)
4.24
really liked it
It is funny how a few pages more - or less - can change your judgement of a story that as a whole encompasses more than 300 pages.

When I first glimps
...more
Nov 26, 2011
Nov 08, 2010
 
To Stand Beside Her
3.67
did not like it
I received an electronic review copy of B. Kristin McMichael’s fantasy romance To Stand Beside Her in exchange for an honest review from her husband. ...more
not set
Jan 27, 2013
 
Bitterblue (Graceling Realm, #3)
4.01
it was amazing
I loved reading Bitterblue , loved it even more than reading Fire. It is very important for me to say that, because I had been extremely hesitant bef ...more
Sep 28, 2012
Dec 11, 2009
 
Alice in Zombieland (White Rabbit Chronicles, #1)
4.06
did not like it
"Violet, I realized. Those eyes of his were the most amazing shade of violet. I'd never seen so beautiful a color."
The beginning chapters that dealt w
...more
not set
Oct 02, 2012
 
The Spell Book of Listen Taylor
3.55
it was ok
Inspite of Jaclyn Moriarty's funky, insightful and sometimes extremely funny writing style, "The Spell Book of Listen Taylor" is in essence a rather d ...more
not set
Jan 18, 2010
 
Camille (Camille, #1)
3.69
it was ok
“I quieted my trembling hands, swallowed to wet my dry throat, and cursed myself for becoming so ridiculously agitated at the sight of him. Perhaps Dr ...more
not set
Apr 05, 2011
 
Bumped (Bumped, #1)
3.12
really liked it
""I was matched with the Jaydens, who put in a very strong bid: full college tuition, a Volkswagen Plug, and a postpartum tummy trim. […] It’s hard to ...more
Feb 22, 2013
Dec 01, 2010
 
Lies Beneath (Lies Beneath, #1)
3.67
really liked it
“Forget everything you think you know about merpeople. Forget that freaking Ariel, think Silence of the Lambs, think Friday the Thirteenth."

How happy
...more
Jan 30, 2012
Apr 09, 2011
 
Front and Center (Dairy Queen, #3)
3.96
it was amazing
Sniff. I had tears in my eyes when I read the last chapter. But they were tears caused by the warmth of the story. I was perfectly happy with the conc ...more
Nov 08, 2009
Oct 17, 2009
 
Breakfast Served Anytime
3.58
did not like it
I stopped reading around the 20% mark.
Don't bother, Nomes, really . Sometimes I do wonder what publishers are thinking, when they decide to acquire a
...more
not set
Apr 05, 2014
 
The Greyfriar (Vampire Empire, #1)
3.83
really liked it
What a potent mixture:
- An alternative history setting that has the human states and kingdoms huddled around the equator since the repelled-by-warmth
...more
Mar 28, 2011
Jan 01, 2011
 
Shades of Earth (Across the Universe, #3)
4.11
really liked it
"Don't you see? Those monsters you've been so worried about. Not aliens. People. The monsters have always been people."

What a thrilling ride to Centau
...more
Jul 03, 2013
Jun 29, 2012
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