The Siren by Kiera Cass

Overall Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Brief Review- Will not contain spoilers! This book opens with a fascinating idea involving sirens, the mythical creatures. The story certainly opens with a bang and the reader is immediately sucked in. Unfortunately, the body of the story is somewhat lacking as it seemed to drag on and […]

Map of Fates by Maggie Hall (book review)

Overall Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Summary: Will not contain spoilers! Map of Fates serves as the sequel to The Conspiracy of Us in which Avery West discovered her true identity as the heir and savior to a powerful political group. This book begins in France as Avery and Jack search for the clues […]

The Conspiracy of Us by Maggie Hall (book review)

Overall rating- 4.5 out of 5 stars Brief Summary- Will not contain spoilers! Avery West has spent her childhood moving from town to town with her mother. It is no surprise, then, that when one exciting night presents itself in which she has the potential to meet her family she grabs hold. Only when she […]

The White Rose by Amy Ewing (book review)

Overall Rating- 4 out of 5 stars Brief Summary- Will not contain spoilers! The White Rose follows the story of Violet after the unsettling conclusion of The Jewel in which Ash is taken prisoner in the House of the Lake. It does not take long for a rescue plan to surface. The bulk of the […]

Deliverance by C.J. Redwine (book review)

Overall Rating- 4 out of 5 stars Brief Summary- Wil not contain spoilers! Deliverance opens with Ian dragging Rachel to Rowansmark and several enemies holding Logan at Lankenshire. Rachel begins to plan how to slow Ian’s trek and aid the cause she began with Logan while also fighting for her life. Logan begins to manifest the most extravagant plan of his […]

Deception by C.J. Redwine (book review)

Overall Rating- 4.5 out of 5 stars Brief Summary- Will not contain spoilers! Deception begins with the necessary damage control following the destruction of Baalboden that concluded the first book. Logan is quickly chosen as the leader to the group of city refugees. He devises a plan to trek the group through the Wasteland to form […]

Defiance by C.J. Redwine (book review)

Overall Rating- 4 out of 5 stars Brief Summary- Will not contain spoilers! Baalboden is one of many city fortresses that provides refuge for citizens from the Cursed One (a raging monster living in the depths of the Earth). In exchange for protection, the people must completely comply with a ruler. In Baalboden, the commander […]

The Jewel By Amy Ewing (book review)

Overall Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Brief Summary- Will not contain spoilers! The Lone City is comprised of 5 rings in which affluence is more and more prevalent as you move inward. Violet Lasting is reaped from the marsh, the outermost ring, to serve as a surrogate to those in the jewel, the innermost […]

Sundays at Tiffany’s by James Patterson and Charbonnet (book review)

Overall Rating- 4.5 out of 5 stars Brief Summary- Will not contain spoilers! Jane Margaux is a lonely little girl living in the shadow of her successful mother and broadway producer Vivienne Margaux. Fortunately for Jane, imaginary friends are assigned  to lonely children just like her. Jane’s imaginary friend, Michael, becomes her best friend and only […]

The Crown- Kiera Cass (book review)

Overall rating- 2 out of 5 Brief Summary- Will not contain spoilers! This is the fifth book in the renewed Selection Series by Kiera Cass. The first three books explored the relationship growing between America Singer and Prince Maxon Schreave during a selection. A selection is when eligible candidates are brought to the castle to court […]