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The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
I was impressed with the premise of this book and the action was spot on. The writing itself was strong and it was a very quick read; however, I feel...more
Mar 27, 2011
Mar 23, 2012
A Diamond In My Pocket (The Unaltered #1)
This novel is the perfect example of tell, don't show. I was told what people were thinking, I was told what people were doing. I never felt connected...more
Apr 14, 2012
Apr 03, 2012
Working for the Devil (Dante Valentine, #1)
The story was entertaining, but Ms. Saintcrow could use a good editor. There were too many awkward sentences and absolutely wrong words used through t...more
Jan 16, 2012
Jan 01, 2012
Seithe (Pravus, #1)
Poppet *
Seithe by Poppet is a new twist on a familiar genre. Seithe introduces the reader to Phoebe, a young woman who decides to leave her unfulfilling life...more
Aug 2011
Aug 05, 2011
Poppet *
What could be better than a séance conducted on Halloween night, which summons a malevolent spirit into the lives of four friends? Add a setting in Ca...more
Mar 16, 2012
Mar 17, 2012
Imaginary Friends
Imaginary Friends captivated me from the first page. It is a sweet, inventive story about a single father trying to raise two very wonderful little bo...more
Jun 22, 2012
Jun 21, 2012
Black Shadows
If you like your detective stories noir, then you’ll definitely like Simon Swift’s novel, Black Shadows. Errol Black is a tough as nails detective, wh...more
Feb 2012
Feb 29, 2012
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
Overall, I enjoyed this book and as people told me, there was a great deal more soul searching on Katniss' part and we got a bit of an idea why Haymit...more
Mar 31, 2012
Mar 27, 2012
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
Overall the series was good, kept me reading and hooked. This book was heart breaking. As soon as I became attached to a character, the character was...more
Apr 03, 2012
Mar 31, 2012
Garden Spells
**spoiler alert** There was much to enjoy about this book. The tree, the aunt, and the strange powers of every single person in this town, but I found...more
Feb 16, 2012
Feb 17, 2012
Part sorcerer, part demon, but most of all, loving father, Rhone of Iylan dares to battle a god bent on the domination of both mortals and immortals a...more
Feb 12, 2011
Dec 18, 2010
The Kingdom (Graveyard Queen, #2)
I have to say I enjoyed this one more than the first. This one had fewer plot holes and the drama kept me guessing. I liked the character development...more
Aug 11, 2012
Jul 18, 2012
The Prophet (Graveyard Queen, #3)
I enjoyed this book and the entire series, but this book suffers from the same problem that plagued the others. Ms. Stevens does an excellent job maki...more
Sep 2012
Aug 12, 2012
Heart of the Volcano
Heart of the Volcano is a story about Aera, a young priestess with extraordinary powers, who finds herself in a predicament. In order to become a full...more
Mar 21, 2011
Feb 14, 2011
Grave Memory (Alex Craft, #3)
I have enjoyed all of the Alex Craft books, but I just can't let this one pass. I'm all for fantasy. I applaud it and have read it since I was a child...more
Nov 12, 2012
Sep 01, 2012
Alternative Witness Volume 1
Alternative Witness is a collection of ten short stories in nearly every genre that all have a Christian theme to them. What surprised me was the rang...more
Jun 23, 2012
Jun 22, 2012
Accidentally in Love with...a God? (Accidentally Yours, #1)
I really wanted to like this book and honestly, the middle really did pick up, but there was so much of the humor that just fell flat for me and the d...more
Jun 29, 2012
Jun 23, 2012
The Restorer (Graveyard Queen, #1)
I did enjoy this one. It was a quick, easy read. I didn't give it a four star rating because I felt there were times the action was trite, meaning all...more
Jul 14, 2012
Jul 02, 2012
Precinct 13
I was skeptical at first. It took a long time to get going, but I did enjoy the author's sense of humor immensely. And once Valentine came in the pace...more
Jan 19, 2013
Jan 19, 2013
Winter Garden
This is a book about women discovering who they are through their mother. The interwoven story within a story kept me engaged, even through slower par...more
Apr 12, 2011
Mar 13, 2011
Baile is an interesting mix of folklore and fantasy. The main character, Yfel, is both likable and strong, and her love for her children is her greate...more
May 31, 2012
May 23, 2012
The Wretched of Muirwood (Legends of Muirwood, #1)
Enjoyed this book. The main characters are likeable and I was impressed at how authentic the female voice was. The magic stayed consistent and had a l...more
Mar 02, 2013
Feb 17, 2013
Cry, the Beloved Country
Cry, the Beloved Country is a beautiful novel, written in lyrical prose about two fathers from very divergent backgrounds in Apartheid South Africa mo...more
Mar 27, 2011
Mar 13, 2011
Skinwalker (Jane Yellowrock, #1)
The book kept my interest. For a lot of the novel, nothing much happened and I found my attention slipping at times. The ending was good and I really...more
May 12, 2012
Apr 17, 2012
Dead Man Rising (Dante Valentine, #2)
I think I'm done with this series. I just can't take any more long passages about the way people smell. It got old in the last book and now it's just...more
Mar 22, 2012
Jan 20, 2012
Catch Me If You Can (New Orleans Trilogy, #1)
More romance than mystery. If you're looking for a romance, definitely give it a try, but don't expect it to be long on the mystery elements.
Mar 29, 2013
Jan 21, 2013
A Knight of the Word (Word & Void, #2)
Love Terry Brooks, but I just couldn't get through this one. I cry defeat.
Nov 22, 2011
Apr 16, 2011
The Catcher in the Rye
not set
Dec 11, 2010
not set
Jul 28, 2011
A Time to Kill (Jake Brigance, #1)
not set
Dec 11, 2010
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