Book Reviews Archive

Review: Betrayed (House of Night #2)

Welcome to Day #2 Betrayed House of Night Reviews! *Spoilers for previous book are included in this review* Goodreads Description: Fledgling vampyre Zoey Redbird has managed to settle in at the House of Night. She’s come to terms with the vast powers the vampyre goddess, Nyx, has given her, and is getting a handle on being the new Leader of the …

Review: Marked (House of Night #1)

I read all of the House of Night books in December so I didn’t have very long to wait for the next one! It finally came in at the library so I thought I would do reviews of all the previous books leading up to the review for Awakened! Goodreads Description: The House of Night series is set in a …

Review: Firespell

Firespell by Chloe Neill Goodreads Summary:As the new girl at the elite St. Sophia’s boarding school, Lily Parker thinks her classmates are the most monstrous things she’ll have to face… When Lily’s guardians decided to send her away to a fancy boarding school in Chicago, she was shocked. So was St. Sophia’s. Lily’s ultra-rich brat pack classmates think Lily should …

Decisions.. decisions..

So, we’ve been moved into our house for a year and I still haven’t finished my office/library/den. I’m wanting to get a desk for it and have fallen in love with Pottery Barn. Their stuff is GORGEOUS (and kinda expensive..). So, here’s the room.. (Please ignore the wrapping paper..)  I thought about getting this desk and making is so you …

Review: The Dead and the Gone

Goodreads Description: Susan Beth Pfeffer’s Life as We Knew It enthralled   and devastated readers with its brutal but hopeful look at an   apocalyptic event–an asteroid hitting the moon, setting off a tailspin   of horrific climate changes. Now this harrowing companion novel  examines  the same events as they unfold in New York City, revealed  through the  eyes of …

Review: Beautiful Darkness

Goodreads Description: Ethan Wate used to think of Gatlin, the small Southern town he had always called home, as a place where nothing ever changed. Then he met mysterious newcomer Lena Duchannes, who revealed a secret world that had been hidden in plain sight all along. A Gatlin that harbored ancient secrets beneath its moss-covered oaks and cracked sidewalks. A …

Review: Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors #1) by Susan Beth Pfeffer

Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors #1) Susan Beth Pfeffer Published October 1, 2006 Review by Michelle Goodreads Description: It’s almost the end of Miranda’s sophomore year in high school, and her journal reflects the busy life of a typical teenager: conversations with friends, fights with mom, and fervent hopes for a driver’s license. When Miranda first begins hearing …