Monthly Archives: January 2013

Splintered

Title: Splintered Author: A.G. Howard Publisher: Amulet Books Publication Date: January 1st 2013 *Approved through NetGalley       Goodreads Summary This stunning debut captures the grotesque madness of a mystical under-land, as well as a girl’s pangs of first love and independence. Alyssa Gardner hears the whispers of bugs and flowers—precisely the affliction that landed her mother in a mental hospital years before. This […]

Bout of Books 6.0: Goals and Tracking

The Official Blurb from The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, January 7th and runs through Sunday, January 13th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure, and the only reading competition is between you and your usual […]

Blog Tour: Dark Waltz by A.M. Hargrove

  Today I am excited to do a quick promo post and giveaway for Dark Waltz! Summary: Dark Waltz–A sizzling legend of loss, lust and love. It’s the year 2030 and the human population has been annihilated by a virulent form of small pox. Liasare Davidson is desperately searching for her brother, who has been missing for three months. It’s been eighteen years since she […]

Silver Surfer: Requiem

Title: Silver Surfer Requiem Author: J. Michael Straczynski Publisher: Marvel Publication Date: Dec 2007 Classification: Graphic Novel Summary from Goodreads: The latest offering from the Marvel Knights line. Guest-starring the Fantastic Four For untold years Norrin Radd has surfed the galaxy, exploring the darkness between stars, witnessing the rise and fall of vast civilizations. Now his ride is about to come to an end. It starts with a […]

Review: Dark Whispers by Bruce Coville

I want to start by saying I feel the first two books in this series are middlegrade fantasy and this book is more young adult fantasy. In Dark Whispers, Bruce Coville has added a wiseness and maturity to Cara that seemed False in the first two books. Cara must face the reality of real loss in Dark Whispers and I found that I cared more […]