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Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10)
4.35
liked it
I thought LR turned out better than expected, but not without faults. The addition of the B.O.B. vamps (which I liked) & the absence of the Omega/ ...more
Sep 22, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
The Arrival
4.33
it was amazing
Using only sepia-toned artwork Tan relates the age-old story of immigration in a brand-new way. This graphic novel features a world with strange and u ...more
May 28, 2011
May 28, 2011
 
The Curse of the Wendigo (The Monstrumologist, #2)
4.18
really liked it
Though I enjoyed the first two-thirds of this book very much, there were parts in the last third that were very off-putting. The story's villain uses ...more
Feb 18, 2011
Mar 03, 2011
 
If You Desire (MacCarrick Brothers, #2)
4.07
really liked it
As with the 1st Maccarrick Bros title "If You Dare" this book featured a brawny Scotsman, Hugh, the middle brother. Unlike Court, Hugh has been in lov ...more
May 2011
May 13, 2011
 
Bayou Moon (The Edge, #2)
4.09
really liked it
While it took me longer to become invested in Bayou Moon, overall, I ended up enjoying it more than In the Edge. I definitely felt this book showed Go ...more
Dec 2010
Nov 28, 2010
 
Practice Makes Perfect (Berkley Sensation)
4.00
really liked it
Modeled after Jane Austen's Pride & Prejudice, Practice Makes Perfect features two driven and dynamic lawyers, Payton and her co-worker / nemesis ...more
Dec 20, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
4.25
really liked it
An entertaining and very quirky English read (as in the country, not the language) with humor I thoroughly enjoyed, especially that of the Them and Ar ...more
Dec 24, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
Bet Me
3.95
really liked it
A very enjoyable book! As the synopsis says Min Dobbs, a full-figured 20 something overhears the guy who just dumped her, David, bet another guy $10, ...more
Oct 25, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
The Silent Boy
3.72
did not like it
Generally, I enjoy Lois Lowry's works, but this book just fell flat for me. I found it a tedious, boring read and had a hard time relating to the stor ...more
Nov 14, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
Kitty Takes a Holiday (Kitty Norville, #3)
3.91
liked it
This book basically boiled down to Kitty spending a lot of time shacked up in a cabin with a friend of hers who'd recently been bitten by a werewolf. ...more
Nov 04, 2011
Dec 22, 2011
 
At Grave's End (Night Huntress, #3)
4.31
really liked it
Another terrific installment in the Night Huntress series, AGE is book three and Cat's as busy as ever avoiding her enemies. This book was an easy, qu ...more
Jul 12, 2011
Jul 15, 2011
 
A Kiss at Midnight (Fairy Tales, #1)
3.81
liked it
A re-telling of "Cinderella." I found this to be only a mediocre sort of read. There's wasn't much conflict and it was obvious that the interested par ...more
Sep 27, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
Auralia's Colors (The Auralia Thread, #1)
3.64
liked it
I'd have given this book 4, possibly 5, stars had it less flowery prose and more dialogue and action driving this unusual plot. But, as it was, the sc ...more
Nov 18, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
Dust (Dust, #1)
3.23
really liked it
I devoured this (no pun intended) dystopian tale told from the POV of zombie teen, Annie, overnight. In this, the zombies aren't mindless, hungry crea ...more
Oct 12, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
Stone Angel (Kathleen Mallory, #4)
4.26
really liked it
I've read all the previous titles of this series, but since I didn't write a review I'm not including them here as I'm just too damn lazy. However, I ...more
May 23, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
4.44
really liked it
It took me ten years longer than everyone else to read this and the 3 subsequent books beyond it, but though I was late to the party I did enjoy this ...more
Jan 2011
Jun 18, 2011
 
The Tenth Circle
3.48
liked it
This book has the added neat feature of pages from a graphic novel (comic book) that one of the book's characters, Daniel, pens. The comic is about a ...more
Feb 10, 2011
Feb 07, 2011
 
Just the Sexiest Man Alive
3.94
it was ok
Grade: C- - okay plot and lots of humor, but the lead characters blinding beauty made it hard to see to read. *gag* But once you get past their looks ...more
Oct 29, 2011
Dec 22, 2011
 
Lisey's Story
3.64
liked it
I wavered between giving this book 3 or 4 stars because some elements of it had me rolling my eyes. But, regardless of that, it was still a page-turne ...more
Aug 05, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
Pleasure of a Dark Prince (Immortals After Dark #9)
4.41
liked it
Well, this my third KC IAD book and though I mostly enjoyed this book parts of it was either boring or just got old. The we're "fated" lovers but the ...more
May 08, 2011
May 13, 2011
 
Dead Girls Don't Write Letters
3.56
did not like it
I was surprised to find this such a thin book, literally, it's not much over a hundred pages. As for the story itself, meh. It's not the first time I' ...more
Aug 27, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
The Monstrumologist (The Monstrumologist, #1)
3.89
it was amazing
Rick Yancey has a lyrical gift of language that, for me, made this book truly a pleasure to read. And I don't think I'll get the phrase "Snap to, Will ...more
Feb 16, 2011
Mar 03, 2011
 
Witchlanders
3.69
really liked it
Engaging, but some plot elements were too predictable. I also really felt this book deserves a sequel, Ryder & Falipan's story was so interesting ...more
Oct 23, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
Magic Slays (Kate Daniels, #5)
4.43
really liked it
Another fantastic read in the KD series. I didn't think they could come up with another fun, believable adventure for our heroine, Kate Daniels, but, ...more
Sep 04, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
No Proper Lady (Englefield, #1)
3.29
liked it
I give it 3.5 stars, the premise was very interesting, but the plot tended to drag with her being trained to be a "proper lady." I felt it'd have been ...more
Jul 22, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
Breakfast at Tiffany's
3.89
really liked it
I think Capote wants us to view Holly as a rebel determined to live life on her terms for as long as she can using her dubious charms. Throughout the ...more
Mar 16, 2011
Mar 03, 2011
 
Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter
3.82
it was amazing
This is one of the best books I've read lately. Tight, cohesive, but charged with emotional poignancy. The characters are fully-fleshed out and full o ...more
Oct 07, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
 
Taming the Highland Bride (Devil of the Highlands, #2)
4.06
really liked it
Once again Ms. Sands has weaved a well-written tale full of intrigue and strong, believable characters that were pure fun getting to know. This book d ...more
Jul 24, 2011
Aug 20, 2011
 
Chalktown
3.36
did not like it
The only thing interesting about this book was its premise. Sadly, I just got half-way through this and gave up on it. It really failed to hold my int ...more
Mar 2011
Mar 03, 2011
 
The Book Thief
4.36
it was amazing
This was an awesome read, imo. Taking place in Germany from '39 - '44, it's narrated by the Grim Reaper who collects the souls of way too many during ...more
Oct 11, 2012
Jun 07, 2013
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