Posts Categorized: Feiwel and Friends

Review: Of Poseidon (Of Poseidon #1) by Anna Banks

2012, Anna Banks, Feiwel and Friends, first in a series, paranormal romance, review, young adult 10 Comments

Of Poseidon by Anna BanksPublisher: Feiwel & FriendsRelease date: May 22, 2012Source: LibrarySeries: Of Poseidon #1Rating: FOUR STARS I hadn’t really heard much about this book before I read it, nor had I sought out any reviews. I don’t think I’d even read the flap until I was a few chapters in, so I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect with this book. I was pleasantly surprised, and I definitely enjoyed Of Poseidon. I love mermaid stories, and I absolutely love it when I find one that does things a bit different than what you’re expecting. These mermaids can change… Read more »

Review: Monument 14 by Emmy Laybourne

2012, Emmy Laybourne, Feiwel and Friends, first in a series, post apocalyptic, review, young adult 1 Comment

Monument 14 by Emmy LaybournePublisher: Feiwel & FriendsRelease date: June 5, 2012Source: LibrarySeries: Monument 14#1 So I have kind of a funny story that goes along with this book. I checked it out from the library on July 20, day 1 of my ten day vacation from work. It’s a hot and humid day, and because of the humidity I knew it was likely that we’d have some kind of storm. Just as I was walking into Walmart with my mom for lunch at the Subway inside there was already rain coming down fairly hard outside. I brought in Monument… Read more »

Review: Slayers by C.J. Hill

2011, around the world tours, C.J. Hill, Feiwel and Friends, first in a series, review, young adult 3 Comments

Slayers by C.J. HillPublisher: Feiwel and FriendsRelease date: September 27, 2011Source: Around the World ToursPurchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:Dragons exist. They’re ferocious. And they’re smart: Before they were killed off by slayer-knights, they rendered a select group of eggs dormant, so their offspring would survive. Only a handful of people know about this, let alone believe it – these “Slayers” are descended from the original knights, and are now a diverse group of teens that includes Tori, a smart but spoiled senator’s daughter who didn’t sign up to save the world. The dragon eggs have fallen into the wrong… Read more »

Review: Hades by Alexandra Adornetto

2011, Alexandra Adornetto, around the world tours, Feiwel and Friends, review, second in a series, young adult 3 Comments

Hades by Alexandra AdornettoPublisher: Feiwel and FriendsRelease date: August 30, 2011Source: Around the World ARC ToursFormat: ARC paperback, 422 pagesSeries: Halo #2Purchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:Even the love of her boyfriend, Xavier Woods, and her archangel siblings, Gabriel and Ivy, can’t keep the angel Bethany Church from being tricked into a motorcycle ride that ends up in Hell. There, Jake Thorn bargains for Beth’s release back to Earth. But what he asks of her will destroy her, and quite possibly her loved ones as well. Can he be trusted in this wager? And what does Jake have Xavier believing… Read more »

Review: Halo by Alexandra Adornetto

2010, Alexandra Adornetto, Feiwel and Friends, first in a series, review, young adult 6 Comments

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 conceal their luminous glow, superhuman powers, and, most dangerous of all, their wings, all the while avoiding all human attachments. Then Bethany meets Xavier Woods, and neither of them is able to resist the attraction between them. Gabriel and Ivy… Read more »