all (5386)
« 1 »

cover title author avg rating rating my rating review Down arrow date read date added
Tomorrow, When the War Began (Tomorrow, #1)
Personally, one of the scariest reading experiences is going back as an adult to read a book I loved as a teenager. What if my 'growing up' has change ...more
Sep 28, 2012
Jan 08, 2012
I'm going to warn you in advance - this will be a ranty review. And not because Invisibility was terribly bad, but because I was terribly disappointed ...more
Jul 14, 2013
Jun 01, 2013
A Note of Madness (Flynn Laukonen, #1)
A few months ago, I read Ms. Suzuma's book, Forbidden - which was the first book I've ever read that made me cry (not just a bit of moisture, full on ...more
May 19, 2012
May 19, 2012
Night Film
Sometimes I discover books in the most random of ways. One of my personal challenges for 2014 is to read more chunksters – any book over 500 pages. An ...more
May 24, 2014
Apr 26, 2014
I found 14 on a random browse through Audible, but the author's name name was instantly familiar to me as the author of Ex-Heroes. I hadn't heard anyt ...more
Jan 04, 2013
Dec 17, 2012
Pretty When She Dies (Pretty When She Dies, #1)
Hands up who's heard me say I don't enjoy vampire novels? And I honestly think it was this whole 'nice vampire' trend that went down a few years ago - ...more
Sep 02, 2012
May 05, 2012
Until You're Mine
When I read the synopsis of Until You're Mine, I was immediately curious. Although not a mother myself, it struck me that a story about a pregnant wom ...more
Oct 15, 2013
Jul 14, 2013
The Orchardist
From the very first page of The Orchardist I knew that I would love this book. The detailed, flowing description of Talmadge sets the scene and writin ...more
Aug 18, 2012
Aug 05, 2012
A few weeks ago there was a question on Formspring asking which was the last book that made you cry. I said ''none, I don't cry over books'', which is ...more
Apr 08, 2012
Apr 07, 2012
A Night to Remember
When I was about 15, I was completely obsessed with the Titanic (yep, that's the year the movie came out!), and I brought every book I could find abou ...more
Apr 16, 2012
Apr 14, 2012
The Jakarta Pandemic
If Goodreads allowed it, this would be a 4 1/2 star review.

The Jakarta Pandemic is a story of one of the most terrifying possibilities – a global flu
Jan 04, 2012
Nov 19, 2011
(Would be 4 1/2 stars if I could!)

World-Mart is the story of a very possible future reality – class segregation, failing energy supplies, food shortag
Nov 20, 2011
Nov 21, 2011
The Returned
Reading the synopsis of The Returned, you could be tempted to call this a zombie novel. After all, people returning from the dead are the essence of z ...more
Jun 2013
Mar 02, 2013
Mind of Winter
The strangest thing about Mind of Winter is just how much I enjoyed it, despite the fact there's not really a lot of plot action going on. Normally th ...more
Jan 07, 2014
Oct 26, 2013
Not a Drop to Drink
Not a Drop to Drink was one of my most anticipated books of 2013. I mean, the title and cover were enough to get me salivating, and then the synopsis ...more
Aug 07, 2013
Oct 28, 2012
Fifty Shades Freed (Fifty Shades, #3)
Was there ever a book you stated you would never ever, under pain of never reading another book again, read? That was me and Fifty Shades of Grey. I o ...more
Aug 06, 2014
Aug 04, 2014
Kings of the Dead (Revised and Expanded)
Kings of the Dead is written in journal form, which is a style I particularly like in zombie and post-apocalyptic books, as it tends to reveal more of ...more
Nov 18, 2011
Nov 13, 2011
Matched (Matched, #1)
I'm going to be blunt - I didn't have high expectations going into Matched. It's a book that I've had half an eye on since it's publication in 2010, b ...more
Sep 23, 2012
Aug 26, 2012
The Spectacular Now
Despite the fact that The Spectacular Now is also a movie, I’d heard of neither the book nor the movie when I randomly came across it whilst looking f ...more
Jun 2014
Jul 20, 2013
Breathe (Breathe, #1)
If I saw Breathe displayed in a bookshop, I'd pick it up. If I read the synopsis, I'd trot right over the cashier, hand over my hard-earned cash, go h ...more
Sep 18, 2012
Aug 20, 2012
Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1)
4.5 stars

I'd never really intended to read Angelfall. I'd seen it around, knew it was pretty well-loved by most people that had read it, but it neve
Jan 14, 2014
Jan 28, 2013
Dead City (Dead World, #1)
You know how clothing addicts have those 'I've nothing to wear!!!' tantrums whilst standing in front of an overflowing wardrobe? Well the other day I ...more
May 2012
Oct 10, 2011
Jack and Rochelle: A Holocaust Story of Love and Resistance
There is nothing as compelling as a real-life story - whether it's a love story, a war story or a personal journey through an unimaginable horror. Jac ...more
Feb 11, 2013
Sep 01, 2012
It must be really difficult to write a horror story. After all, we are battered to the point of death with it in so many ways - movies, television, an ...more
Nov 22, 2011
Nov 16, 2011
Outside (Outside, #1)
The world has been changed by a series of terror attacks, causing riots and subsequently segregation of the population into Perimeters for those who a ...more
May 06, 2012
Mar 10, 2012
September Girls
The first thing that attracted me to September Girls was the cover. Despite the fact that coupled with the synopsis it strongly hinted at a mermaid st ...more
Apr 22, 2013
Feb 19, 2013
The Flu (A Novel of the Outbreak)
I purchased The Flu thinking it would be an OK read. A filler if you like, something easy to read on my daily commute. But I was wrong - very wrong!

Oct 13, 2011
Oct 08, 2011
In the After (In the After #1)
I'd been eyeing In the After ever since I saw it in the HarperTeen catalogue. Even the blurb had an air of mystery about it - who are They? And consid ...more
Mar 09, 2013
Oct 28, 2012
Mother, Mother
Mother, Mother I've been reading psychological thrillers like they are going out of print recently. I think it's to do with the fact that I wasn't rea ...more
Sep 10, 2013
Oct 01, 2013
Towards Yesterday
Towards Yesterday is a PA book with a twist – time travel.
Imagine your life now, your relationships, your job, your life. Now, imagine you are suddenl
Oct 28, 2011
Oct 08, 2011
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 179 180