My rating: 2 of 5 stars Synopsis: Tamsin Greene comes from a long line of witches, and she was supposed to be one of the most Talented among them. But Tamsin’s magic never showed up. Now seventeen, Tamsin attends boarding school in Manhattan, far from her family. But when a handsome young professor mistakes her for […]Read more "Once a Witch (Witch, #1) by Carolyn MacCullough"
My rating: 2 of 5 stars Synopsis: Changes she can’t understand… When Raine Bowe volunteers for a sleep study for the extra cash, she didn’t expect to wake in a lab or to be victimized by a mad scientist. She escapes with one objective–to find someone strong enough to wage war with the evil growing inside […]Read more "Wolf Fever (Alpha Project, #1) by Milly Taiden"
My rating: 4 of 5 stars Synopsis: Brash, cocky, and unbeatable with a sword (well, almost), Sam of Haywood is the most promising Paladin trainee in the kingdom of Thule… and knows it. The only problem is that Sam is really Lady Samantha, daughter of the seventeenth Duke of Haywood, and if her father has his […]Read more "Paladin (Paladin, #1) by Sally Slater"
My rating: 5 of 5 stars Synopsis: Kristin Cashore’s bestselling, award-winning fantasy Graceling tells the story of the vulnerable-yet-strong Katsa, a smart, beautiful teenager who lives in a world where selected people are given a Grace, a special talent that can be anything from dancing to swimming. Katsa’s is killing. As the king’s niece, she is […]Read more "Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1) by Kristin Cashore"
My rating: 4 of 5 stars Synopsis: How do you defy destiny? Helen Hamilton has spent her entire sixteen years trying to hide how different she is—no easy task on an island as small and sheltered as Nantucket. And it’s getting harder. Nightmares of a desperate desert journey have Helen waking parched, only to find her […]Read more "Starcrossed (Starcrossed, #1) by Josephine Angelini"
My rating: 4 of 5 stars Synopsis: Lexie Todd has held on to three simple words to make it through life’s challenges: Life. Goes. On. These words comforted her through circumstances that weren’t always easy, but more importantly, it offered her the promise of something more… someday. Lexie knows what she needs to do after dealing […]Read more "Unbeautifully Loved (Breathe Again, #1) by Emma Grayson"
My rating: 5 of 5 stars Synopsis: It is said that when war threatens the world, one individual will be selected by prophecy to lead the Shadow Warriors out of the Land of Mist and reclaim the freedom which has been stolen. ~~ Shanti has grown up under the constant threat of war. Since she helped […]Read more "Chosen (The Warrior Chronicles #1) by K.F. Breene"