Posts Categorized: 2010

Review: Grave Witch (Alex Craft #1) by Kalayna Price

Review: Grave Witch (Alex Craft #1) by Kalayna Price

August 31, 2012 2010, adult, first in a series, Kalayna Price, paranormal romance, review, RoC 0

Grave Witch by Kalayna PricePublisher: RoCRelease date: October 5, 2010Source: PurchasedSeries: Alex Craft #1Rating: Four stars! I haven’t been reading books like this since I started blogging, mainly because they take me a little more time to finish than young adult books do. But I’ve decided I’m going to go back to reading these as well, because I’ve always enjoyed… Read more »

Review: Spells by Aprilynne Pike

Review: Spells by Aprilynne Pike

May 15, 2012 2010, Aprilynne Pike, Harper Teen, review, second in a series, young adult 0

Spells by Aprilynne PikePublisher: Harper TeenRelease date: May 4, 2010Source: PurchasedSeries: Wings #2 Summary from Goodreads:Six months have passed since Laurel saved the gateway to the faerie realm of Avalon. Now she must spend her summer there, honing her skills as a Fall faerie. But her human family and friends are still in mortal danger–and the gateway to Avalon is… Read more »

Review: Firelight by Sophie Jordan

Review: Firelight by Sophie Jordan

February 25, 2012 2010, first in a series, Harper Teen, review, Sophie Jordan, young adult 4

Firelight by Sophie JordanPublisher: Harper TeenRelease date: September 7, 2010Source: PurchasedSeries: Firelight #1Purchase: Book Depository A hidden truth.Mortal enemies.Doomed love. Marked as special at an early age, Jacinda knows her every move is watched. But she longs for freedom to make her own choices. When she breaks the most sacred tenet among her kind, she nearly pays with her life…. Read more »

Review: Linger by Maggie Stiefvater

Review: Linger by Maggie Stiefvater

August 6, 2011 2010, Maggie Stiefvater, review, Scholastic, second in a series, young adult 3

Linger by Maggie StiefvaterPublisher: Scholastic PressRelease date: July 13, 2010Source: PurchasedFormat: Paperback, 360 pagesSeries: The Wolves of Mercy Falls #2(My review of Shiver)Purchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:In Maggie Stiefvater’s Shiver, Grace and Sam found each other.  Now, in Linger, they must fight to be together. For Grace, this means defying her parents and keeping a very dangerous secret about… Read more »

Review: Halo by Alexandra Adornetto

Review: Halo by Alexandra Adornetto

July 18, 2011 2010, Alexandra Adornetto, Feiwel and Friends, first in a series, review, young adult 6

Halo by Alexandra AdornettoPublisher: Feiwel and FriendsRelease date: August 31, 2010Source: LibraryFormat: Hardcover, 496 pagesSeries: Halo #1Purchase: Book DepositoryReading level: Young Adult Summary from Goodreads:Three angels- Gabriel, the warrior; Ivy, the healer; and Bethany, the youngest and most human- are sent by Heaven to bring good to a world falling under the influence of darkness. They must work hard to… Read more »

Review: The Ghost and the Goth by Stacey Kade

Review: The Ghost and the Goth by Stacey Kade

May 30, 2011 2010, first in a series, Hyperion, review, Stacey Kade, young adult 4

The Ghost and the Goth by Stacey KadePublisher: HyperionRelease Date: June 29, 2010Source: BoughtFormat: Hardcover, 281 pagesPurchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads: Alona Dare–Senior in high school, co-captain of the cheerleading squad, Homecoming Queen three years in a row, voted most likely to marry a movie star… and newly dead. I’m the girl you hated in high school. Is it… Read more »

Review: Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins

Review: Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins

May 4, 2011 2010, Dutton, review, stand alone, Stephanie Perkins, young adult 7

Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie PerkinsPublisher: DuttonRelease Date: December 2, 2010Source: BoughtPurchase: Amazon / Book Depository / B&N Summary from GoodReads:Anna is looking forward to her senior year in Atlanta, where she has a great job, a loyal best friend, and a crush on the verge of becoming more. Which is why she is less than thrilled about… Read more »

Review: Paranormalcy by Kiersten White

Review: Paranormalcy by Kiersten White

April 13, 2011 2010, first in a series, Harper Teen, Kiersten White, review, young adult 4

Paranormalcy by Kiersten WhitePublisher: HarperTeenRelease Date: August 31, 2010Source: LibraryPurchase: Amazon or Book Depository Summary from GoodReads: Evie’s always thought of herself as a normal teenager, even though she works for the International Paranormal Containment Agency, her ex-boyfriend is a faerie, she’s falling for a shape-shifter, and she’s the only person who can see through paranormals’ glamours.   But Evie’s about… Read more »

Nightshade by Andrea Cremer

Nightshade by Andrea Cremer

February 20, 2011 2010, Andrea Cremer, first in a series, Philomel, review, young adult 2

Nightshade by Andrea CremerPublisher: Philomel (Penguin Imprint)Release Date: October 19, 2010Source: BoughtRating: 4/5 stars – Really really liked it.Cover Rating: 4/5 stars – Really really liked it.Purchase: Amazon or Book Depository Summary from Good Reads:Calla Tor has always known her destiny: After graduating from the Mountain School, she’ll be the mate of sexy alpha wolf Ren Laroche and fight with him, side… Read more »

For Keeps by Natasha Friend

For Keeps by Natasha Friend

February 12, 2011 2010, Natasha Friend, review, stand alone, Viking, young adult 0

For Keeps by Natasha Friend Publisher: Viking (Imprint of Penguin)Release Date: April 6, 2010Source: BoughtRating: 3/5 – It was okay. Cover: 3/5Purchase: Amazon or Book Depository Summary from Good Reads:For sixteen years, Josie Gardner and her mom, Kate, have been a team. It’s been the Gardner Girls against the world, and that’s how Josie likes it. Until one day, in the… Read more »