Book Review: In The Storm by Karen Metcalf

Title: In the Storm Author: Karen Metcalf Format: eBook Genre: Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, Young Adult, Short Story Rating: 4 stars Review copy provided by the author. Visit the author’s website. GoodReads | Smashwords | Amazon Abandoned by the world around her, Carly believes she is fated to a life of torment at the hands of […]

Book Review: Cinderella: Ninja Warrior by Maureen McGowan

Title: Cinderella: Ninja Warrior Author: Maureen McGowan Genre: Adventure, Retold Fairytale, Fantasy, Young Adult Publication Date: April 1st 2011 Buy The Novel: Book Depository Rating: 4 stars Review copy provided by Baker & Taylor Publishing Group through Netgalley. In this fast-paced story full of adventure and romance, Cinderella is more than just a servant girl […]

Book Review: Beyonders: A World Without Heroes by Brandon Mull

Title: Beyonders: A World Without Heroes Author: Brandon Mull Genre: Fantasy, Epic Fantasy, Young Adult Publication Date: March 15th 2011 Buy The Novel: Rating: 4 stars Review copy provided by Simon & Schuster. Jason Walker has often wished his life could be less predictable—until a routine day at the zoo ends with Jason suddenly transporting […]

Book Review: The Vampire Diaries: Shadow Souls by L.J. Smith

Title: The Return: Shadow Souls Author: L.J. Smith Genre: Young Adult, Vampires, Fantasy, Dark Fantasy Publication Date: 2010 Publisher: HarperCollins Rating: 3,5 stars On the run… Elena Gilbert’s love, the vampire Stefan Salvatore, has been captured and imprisoned by demonic spirits who are wreaking havoc in Fell’s Church. While her friends Bonnie and Meredith explore […]

Book Review: The Vampire Diaries: Nightfall by L.J. Smith

Title: The Return: Nightfall Author: L.J. Smith Genre: Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, Young Adult, Vampires Publication Date: 2009 Publisher: HarperCollins Rating: 3 stars Elena Gilbert is alive—again. When Elena sacrificed herself to save the two vampire brothers who love her—the handsome, brooding Stefan and the sleek and dangerous Damon—she was consigned to a fate beyond death. […]

Book Review: The Vampire Diaries: The Fury and The Reunion by L.J. Smith

Title: The Fury & Dark Reunion Author: L.J. Smith Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, Vampires Publication Dates: 1991 and 1992 Publisher: HarperPaperbacks Rating: 3 stars Elena: transformed, the golden girl has become what she once feared and desired. Stefan: tormented by losing Elena, he’s determined to end his feud with Damon once and for […]

Book Review: The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening and The Struggle by L.J. Smith

Title: The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening and The Struggle Author: L.J. Smith Genre: Dark Fantasy, Vampires, The Vampire Diaries Rating: 2 stars Elena: the golden girl, the leader, the one who can have any boy she wants. Stefan: brooding and mysterious, he seems to be the only one who can resist Elena, even as he […]

Book Review: Behind Green Glass by Amanda Von Hoffmann

Title: Behind Green Glass Author: Amanda Von Hoffmann Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal, Faeries Review copy provided by the author. Visit the author’s website. Rating: 4 stars “Perched in the maple outdoors she saw a figure, human in shape, animal-like in posture. A smooth expanse of bare muscled chest, light tangled hair, glowing irises. The glass slipped […]

Book Review: Rogue Oracle by Alayna Williams

Title: Rogue Oracle Author: Alayna Williams Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal, Urban Fantasy Rating: 4,5 stars The more you know about the future, the more there may be to fear. Tara Sheridan is the best criminal profiler around – and the most unconventional. Trained as a forensic psychologist, Tara also specializes in Tarot card reading. But she […]

Book Review: Paranormalcy by Kiersten White

Title: Paranormalcy Author: Kiersten White Genre: Paranormal, Supernatural, Young Adult Rating: 4,5 stars Evie’s always thought of herself as a normal teenager. Sure, her best friend is a mermaid, her ex-boyfriend is a faerie, she’s falling for a shapeshifter and she’s the only person who can see through paranormals’ glamours, but still. Normal. Only now […]