Review: Can’t Buy Forever

Review: Can’t Buy Forever Author: Susan Laffoon Publisher: Page Publishing, Inc. Year Published:  2015 Rating: 1/5 Synopsis: In the early 1950s, Odessa Drake (Dessa) is rescued from a bleak existence with a single mother. She takes a chance on the unknown to work in a boarding house owned by a widowed great aunt in Mineville, … Continue reading Review: Can’t Buy Forever


Review: The Star-Touched Queen

Review: The Star-Touched Queen (The Star-Touched Queen, #1) Author: Roshani Chokshi Publisher:  St. Martin’s Griffin Year Published: 2016 Rating: 4/5 Stars Synopsis: Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you’re only seventeen? Maya is cursed. With a horoscope that promises a marriage of death … Continue reading Review: The Star-Touched Queen

Review – A Court of Thorns and Roses

Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses Author: Sarah J. Maas Publisher:  Bloomsbury Year Published:  2015 Rating: 4.5/5 Synopsis: When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature arrives to demand retribution for it. Dragged to a treacherous magical land she only knows about from legends, Feyre discovers that her captor … Continue reading Review – A Court of Thorns and Roses

Review – Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, #2)

Review: Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, #2) Author: Leigh Bardugo Publisher:  Orion Children’s Books          Year Published: 2016     Rating:  4.5/5 Stars Synopsis: Kaz Brekker and his crew have just pulled off a heist so daring even they didn't think they'd survive. But instead of divvying up a fat reward, they're right back to fighting for their … Continue reading Review – Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, #2)

Review: Six of Crows (Six of Crows, #1)

Title: Six of Crows   Author: Leigh Bardugo Publisher:  Henry Holt and Company Year Published:  2015 Rating: 5/5 stars Synopsis: Criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker has been offered wealth beyond his wildest dreams. But to claim it, he'll have to pull off a seemingly impossible heist: Break into the notorious Ice Court (a military stronghold that … Continue reading Review: Six of Crows (Six of Crows, #1)

Review – The Raven Boys (Raven Cycle, #1)

Review: The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1) Author: Maggie Stiefvater Publisher:  Scholastic Press         Year Published: 2012     Rating: 5/5 stars Synopsis:  “There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.” It is freezing in the … Continue reading Review – The Raven Boys (Raven Cycle, #1)

Review – Ruin and Rising (Grisha Trilogy, #3)

Review: Ruin and Rising (The Grisha Trilogy, #3) Author: Leigh Bardugo Publisher: Henry Holt and Company Year Published: 2014 Rating: 4/5 Synopsis:  The capital has fallen. The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne. Now the nation's fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical … Continue reading Review – Ruin and Rising (Grisha Trilogy, #3)