A Revamping.

Since K and I are finishing up our schooling (some faster than others. ;D), I thought it might be interesting to see what we should add to the blog. To help us, I enlist YOU DEAR FOLLOWERS. Commence polling.

Second Look: Deeper by Robin York

Second Look: Deeper by Robin York

Title:  Deeper Series: Caroline and West, Book 1 Author:  Robin York Genre:  New Adult, Romance Age:  18+ (Explicit sex, drugs) Synopsis:  Caroline Piasecki’s life is over.  Well, that’s how it feels after her ex-boyfriend posts sexually explicit pictures of her on the internet, along with her name and college.  She spends her time vigorously trying to … Continue reading

Second Look: In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters

Second Look: In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters

Title:  In the Shadow of Blackbirds Author:  Cat Winters Genre:  Fiction, Historical (Magic Realism) Age: Young Adult, 13+ Synopsis: (From Goodreads)  In 1918, the world seems on the verge of apocalypse. Americans roam the streets in gauze masks to ward off the deadly Spanish influenza, and the government ships young men to the front lines … Continue reading

Second Look: TORN FROM YOU by Nashoda Rose

Second Look: TORN FROM YOU by Nashoda Rose

Warning!  This book is very dark.  It contains graphic scenes concerning sex trafficking, rape, and general abuse.  Not for the faint of heart. Title:  Torn from You Author:  Nashoda Rose Series: Tear Asunder (Book #1) Genre: New Adult, Dark Romance Synopsis:  Torn from You picks up two days after Emily is kidnapped from Avalanche (With You).  She’s … Continue reading

49 Books in 2013

So, the year-end count is 49 50 books read.  Two Four books were re-reads, and I read The Fault in Our Stars twice (also a re-read).  So, maybe not that many?   The best of the year:  (I’ll stick to the Top 7 in no particular order): Holly Cupala’s DON’T BREATHE A WORDJodi Picoult’s THE STORYTELLERPage … Continue reading

Second Look: ASYLUM by Madeleine Roux

Second Look: ASYLUM by Madeleine Roux

What if you didn’t know about your past?  How would you feel if you were connected to people involved in an old sanatorium?  That’s what Dan Crawford has to realize when he goes to the NHCP program for the summer. Title: Asylum Author: Madeleine Roux Genre: Horror, Mystery Age: 13+ (Mild language, some violence) Synopsis … Continue reading

Second Look: OF POSEIDON by Anna Banks

Second Look: OF POSEIDON by Anna Banks

This is LITTLE MERMAID meets…I don’t know.  But it’s more like the LITTLE MERMAN, but without singing.  I do not, however, mean that as a dig.  I’m just preparing you for the hero’s role in the story. I did pick this as a BOOKS FOR BREAK book because of the water aspect.  It’s a great … Continue reading