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The Grimm Legacy (The Grimm Legacy, #1)
Right from the start, it was extremely easy to get lost in the pages of The Grimm Legacy. The world that Shulman has created is so realistic and vivid ...more
Dec 09, 2010
Dec 11, 2010
A Conspiracy of Kings (The Queen's Thief, #4)
Whereas the previous books in The Queen’s Thief series by Megan Whalen Turner starred Eugenides, A Conspiracy of Kings is from the perspective of Soph ...more
Oct 09, 2014
Oct 09, 2014
Raw Blue
Raw Blue by Kirsty Eagar is an emotional and powerful novel that explores what happens to the victim in the aftermath of rape. Carly is a girl who is ...more
May 17, 2011
May 17, 2011
For Darkness Shows the Stars (For Darkness Shows the Stars, #1)
I’m not normally a fan of slow-paced dystopians. But, I ended up loving For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana Peterfreund because of its worldbuilding ...more
Oct 22, 2012
Nov 11, 2011
Waterfall (River of Time, #1)
With strong characters, frequent battles, political intrigue, hot guys and a sweet romance, Lisa T. Bergren’s Waterfall is a thrilling and enchanting ...more
Aug 09, 2011
Aug 09, 2011
Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin, #2)
After reading and loving Robin LaFevers’ Grave Mercy way back when it was released, I knew that sooner or later, I’d read Dark Triumph, the second nov ...more
Feb 02, 2014
Mar 26, 2012
Wherever You Go
Told from the perspective of three teenagers, Heather Davis’ Wherever You Go is a novel about love, loss, hope, family and friendship. Although there ...more
Nov 12, 2011
Nov 12, 2011
My Sparkling Misfortune (The Lakeland Knight, #1)
My Sparkling Misfortune is a humorous middle grade novel written by Laura Lond that will appeal to anyone looking for a lighter fantasy read. The stor ...more
May 02, 2011
May 02, 2011
The Queen of Attolia (The Queen's Thief, #2)
The Queen of Attolia is the sequel to Megan Whalen Turner’s The Thief, and it’s every bit as good - if not better - as the first book of the The Queen ...more
Jan 20, 2011
Jan 30, 2011
When Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma was made available to me, I chose to ignore it because I didn’t like the cover. It’s a good thing then that Missie fr ...more
Jul 02, 2011
Jul 02, 2011
Picture the Dead
When I got Adele Griffin's Picture the Dead in the mail, I couldn’t help flipping through the pages and admiring the gorgeous illustrations within. Da ...more
Feb 21, 2012
Feb 20, 2012
The Thief (The Queen's Thief, #1)
Why, oh why has no one ever told me about The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner? Set in a world much like ancient Greece but not exactly (because there are ...more
Dec 25, 2010
Dec 27, 2010
The King of Attolia (The Queen's Thief, #3)
The King of Attolia is the third book in Megan Whaler’s The Queen’s Thief series and it’s even better than The Thief and The Queen of Attolia, the fir ...more
Jan 30, 2011
Feb 14, 2011
Just One Wish
Out of all the books I’ve read by Janette Rallison, Just One Wish would have to be my favourite one. Like all of Rallison’s novels, it’s cute, witty a ...more
Nov 22, 2010
Nov 21, 2010
Cascade (River of Time, #2)
It’s rare for me to like a sequel just as much as the first book in a series, and with trilogies, I tend to find that the middle books lag a bit. Lisa ...more
Aug 20, 2011
Aug 09, 2011
I Now Pronounce You Someone Else
I Now Pronounce You Someone Else by Erin McCahan was such a delightful read! It’s poignant, witty and completely captures what it’s like growing up an ...more
Oct 23, 2010
Oct 21, 2010
Girl Overboard
Out of all the novels I’ve read by Justina Chen Headley, Girl Overboard is by far my favourite. Headley always does a superb job with character develo ...more
Sep 29, 2010
Sep 16, 2010
The Adoration of Jenna Fox (Jenna Fox Chronicles, #1)
Owning a copy of Mary E. Pearson’s Scribbler of Dreams and having really enjoyed it, I decided to check out The Adoration of Jenna Fox from my local l ...more
Aug 22, 2010
Aug 23, 2010
Die for Me (Revenants, #1)
Amy Plum’s enthralling debut novel, Die For Me, begins the start of a new series that introduces readers to undead beings that don’t seem to have been ...more
May 06, 2011
Apr 06, 2011
I absolutely adored Flipped! Told in a “he said, she said” style, I loved Bryce’s and Juli’s voices. Beginning with the perspective of Bryce, I immedi ...more
Dec 30, 2011
Jan 06, 2012
Paranormalcy (Paranormalcy, #1)
I was so excited to get Kiersten White's Paranormalcy because I had such high expectations for it and am so glad to say it lived up to its hype.

Sep 23, 2010
Aug 24, 2010
The Near Witch (The Near Witch, #1)
Tightly plotted to slowly ratchet up the tension, The Near Witch by Victoria Schwab is a story set in an isolated town with secrets, where children gr ...more
Aug 04, 2011
Sep 28, 2010
Days of Blood & Starlight (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #2)
Since I loved Laini Taylor’s Daughter of Smoke and Bone, another sequel that I caught up on over my winter break was Days of Blood and Starlight. Besi ...more
Dec 26, 2013
Jan 06, 2014
Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, #1)
One of the books I’d been eagerly waiting for to be released this year was Robin LaFevers’ Grave Mercy. Regardless of the genre, in my opinion, any no ...more
Mar 26, 2012
Nov 11, 2011
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
I haven’t read many dystopians since I’m not a huge fan of the genre, but the ones I’ve chosen to read all have one thing in common besides being good ...more
Jun 04, 2011
Oct 29, 2010
Legend (Legend, #1)
With my last dystopian read being Veronica Roth’s amazing Divergent a few months ago, and me not being a huge fan of the dystopian genre, Marie Lu’s L ...more
Dec 19, 2011
Jul 21, 2011
Thoughts on the Novel: Lately I’ve been reading a lot of books that have I’ve been feeling pretty ‘meh’ about. So when I picked up Wanderlove by Kirst ...more
Mar 16, 2012
Jul 29, 2011
Torrent (River of Time, #3)
I originally planned to read Lisa T. Bergren’s Torrent over the winter holidays; but after reading some okay and slightly better than okay books, I ne ...more
Dec 11, 2011
Aug 09, 2011
Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1)
After seeing so much praise for Laini Taylor’s Daughter of Smoke and Bone series, I finally decided to give it a try. Despite a tiny bit of predictabi ...more
Jul 2013
Apr 03, 2011
Last Sacrifice (Vampire Academy, #6)
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Sep 15, 2010
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