Monthly Archives: May 2012

Descended by Blood

Title: Descended by Blood Author: Angeline Kace Publisher: Accendo Press Publication Date: Aug 2011 Classification: YA Novel Challenge: None Summary from Goodreads: Brooke Keller is a high school junior who has never spent much time living in one place. She is finally in a town long enough to almost snag the boy of her dreams, until her life is threatened after killing a fanged man in his attempt […]

On My Wishlist {6}

On My Wishlist is a meme originally created by Book Chick City. It’s a way to share our wishlists, new or old, and possibly find a few more to add to our lists! I’ll try to only tempt you with two titles a week. A novel of star-crossed lovers, set in the circus world circa 1932. When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps […]

Stephanie Reviews: The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson

The Name of the Star Author: Maureen Johnson Format: Kindle Ebook Source: Purchased from Amazon Synopsis: The day Louisiana teenager Rory Deveaux arrives in London marks a memorable occasion. For Rory, it’s the start of a new life at a London boarding school. But for many, this will be remembered as the day a series of brutal murders broke out across the city, gruesome crimes […]

The Last Rising

Title: The Last Rising Author: Rachel Firasek Publisher: Entangled Publishing Publication Date: Sept 2011 Classification: Adult  Novel Challenge: None Summary from Goodreads: After paying two millennia’s penance to Osiris, world-weary phoenix Ice has had enough. Saving souls without any hope for her own redemption isn’t how she imagined spending eternity. Fed up, she decides her next death will be her last. But when she sacrifices her own life […]

Still On My Mind [2]

Still on my Mind was created and is hosted by Haley at YA-Aholic.The purpose of this meme is to share a book you read months or even years ago that is still on my (your) mind every Thursday. The Book Still on My Mind this week is…   Summer Sisters by Judy Blume Summary from Goodreads: No writer captures the seasons of our lives better […]