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Suck It, Wonder Woman!: The Misadventures of a Hollywood Geek
3.15
it was ok
Mildly entertaining, this book wasn't nearly as funny as I had hoped it would be, and in fact, after reading it, I find I do not like the author nearl ...more
Dec 06, 2012
Dec 05, 2012
 
Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)
4.31
it was amazing
A science fiction book set in the future but really a love story devoted to the 1980's, this is an outstanding book for anyone who loved growing up in ...more
Apr 29, 2012
Jan 30, 2012
 
Airstream Living
3.83
liked it
Had much fun daydreaming about an alternate life in which I travel across the country seeing interesting things and meeting interesting pewople in one ...more
Apr 19, 2012
Apr 04, 2012
 
A Monster Calls
4.37
it was amazing
Correction: Thanks to Crowinator for pointing out that Ness actually wrote the Chaos Walking series and not the Monstrumologist books (by Rick Yancy). ...more
Mar 10, 2012
Mar 12, 2012
 
The Goose Girl (The Books of Bayern, #1)
4.18
really liked it
Recommended by a parent at my library, I am glad she put this book in my hand. I didn't realize at first it was a fairy tale retelling, but I think re ...more
Nov 04, 2012
Nov 03, 2012
 
The Girl of Fire and Thorns (Fire and Thorns, #1)
3.80
really liked it
Her Higness, Lucero-Elisa de Riqueza, Princess of Orovalle (Elisa for short) is a very special young lady. But it is not her royal blood that makes he ...more
Feb 17, 2012
Feb 16, 2012
 
Hard Magic (Paranormal Scene Investigations #1)
3.62
liked it
Bonnie Torres is a recent college grad and a Talent who is in need of a job. When she finally gets a call for a mysterious position for a mysterious n ...more
Feb 29, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
The Edumacation of Jay Baker
3.55
really liked it
Irreverent yet relevant, poignant and sarcastic, witty and in your face, this book had a little bit of everything, and then some snark added on top.

J
...more
Mar 11, 2012
Mar 12, 2012
 
Ashes (Ashes Trilogy, #1)
3.94
really liked it
Could anything go right for Alex, just once? Unfortunately for her, the answer is NO. Fortunately for us, the readers, the answer is NO, but only if y ...more
Jan 2012
Jan 17, 2012
 
Off Season (Dead River, #1)
3.82
liked it
Visceral. Gory. Gutsy. Splattered. Terrifying. Shocking.
Campers. Cannibals. Dark woods. Stormy coast.

These are the ingredients for a horror story th
...more
Apr 16, 2012
Apr 18, 2012
 
XVI (XVI, #1)
3.44
did not like it
Meh. What sounded like an original, thought-provoking concept turns into another run-of-the-mill dystopian YA novel. In the distant future, girls who ...more
Mar 08, 2012
Mar 12, 2012
 
Shine
3.83
liked it
A strong novel about a horrifying situation, this is the story of Cat, who tries to solve the mystery of her best friend's attempted murder. Living in ...more
Aug 24, 2012
Sep 04, 2012
 
In Trouble
3.13
liked it
I found this book to be a little disjointed at times, and some of the jarring transitions between scenes pushed me out of the world I was reading abou ...more
Mar 18, 2012
Mar 18, 2012
 
Blackwood
3.42
liked it
This book started off strong and was very hard to put down, but as I neared the end I felt it ran out of steam. I am not sure if that was because of t ...more
Dec 23, 2012
Dec 20, 2012
 
Finnikin of the Rock (Lumatere Chronicles, #1)
3.93
it was amazing
This book was such a treat, it made me miss the fantasy genre as a whole. But I know that not all books are equal, and therefore, not many fantasy boo ...more
Mar 28, 2012
Mar 29, 2012
 
The Implosion of Aggie Winchester
3.54
really liked it
A realistic YA fiction with no easy answers, this story follows Aggie through her turbulent junior year. When she was a freshman, Aggie was a "normal" ...more
Feb 26, 2012
Feb 22, 2012
 
The Water Wars
3.21
it was ok
Vera lives in a future where all the fresh water is tightly controlled by corporations and governments and drinkable water is more valuable than gold. ...more
Aug 05, 2012
Aug 07, 2012
 
Tankborn (Tankborn, #1)
3.66
really liked it
After settling a new world, the survivors of Earth have established a new society with new rules. Everything is determined by your birth status. If yo ...more
Feb 13, 2012
Feb 08, 2012
 
Outside In (Insider, #2)
3.84
liked it
The second book in this collection was a lot more depressing for me than the first. Sure, in the first volume we meet Trella, a scrub who's job is to ...more
Sep 20, 2012
Sep 28, 2012
 
Guardian of the Dead
3.49
really liked it
For teen readers that love their fantasy mythology intermixed with "real life" but are looking for something beyond the Greek mythos, this book is hig ...more
Mar 07, 2012
Mar 07, 2012
 
Obernewtyn (Obernewtyn Chronicles, #1)
3.97
liked it
A good beginning for what promises to be a lengthy and engaging adventure series, I really did enjoy this book, but couldn't shake the feeling that it ...more
Mar 31, 2012
Mar 29, 2012
 
Glow (Sky Chasers, #1)
3.53
liked it
Suspenseful science-fiction. I hope this is a new and growing trend in YA fiction, because I like it! Two ships leave Earth for new worlds, but only o ...more
May 12, 2011
May 14, 2012
 
Article 5 (Article 5, #1)
3.78
it was ok
Meh. I should have stayed away and kept up my dystopian boycott a bit longer. This book had an interesting premise, but not enough world building deta ...more
May 05, 2012
Apr 02, 2012
 
The Space Between
3.82
really liked it
The daughter of Lilith and Lucifer, Daphne has lived a sheltered, boring life in Pandemonium. But when her beloved brother goes missing on Earth, and ...more
Jan 09, 2012
Jan 17, 2012
 
Lola and the Boy Next Door (Anna and the French Kiss, #2)
3.99
really liked it
Cute, refreshing and oh so heart-warming, this book was a frothy bit of realistic romance fiction fun, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. When the boy who b ...more
Aug 26, 2012
Sep 04, 2012
 
Ashes, Ashes (Ashes, Ashes, #1)
3.51
did not like it
I actively disliked this book, and that is saying a lot, because I am typically a very generous reader. I didn't even want to finish it, but I did, so ...more
Mar 13, 2012
Dec 30, 2011
 
Fair Coin (Coin, #1)
3.47
liked it
When Ephraim find a mysterious quarter, at first he thinks it is a quirk. The president's head is facing the wrong way, and it shows Puerto Rico as a ...more
Nov 29, 2012
Apr 02, 2012
 
A Taint in the Blood (Shadowspawn #1)
2.98
did not like it
I hate to put books down, but after getting halfway through this one, I just didn't want to go any further. Nothing has happened yet, except evil twin ...more
Nov 2012
Nov 03, 2012
 
Crave (The Clann, #1)
3.79
it was ok
The boy is a powerful witch-in-training destined to be the big witch leader someday. The girl is a dorky, shy teenager who suddenly finds out she is h ...more
Jan 27, 2012
Jan 30, 2012
 
The Hunt (The Hunt, #1)
3.72
did not like it
It is at some point past the vampire apocalypse, and gene, our protagonist has managed to be born, be raised by his family and generally blend in with ...more
Sep 2012
Sep 28, 2012
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