Review: Spirit Bound by Richelle Mead

Review: Spirit Bound by Richelle Mead

  Read for Fun What I Loved:  The second half of the book.  There is a moment where the pace, story, and character development really take off and reminded me of what I have loved about the series so far. I loved the secondary characters: Abe, Eddie, Mia, Christian, Queen T, Adrian.  I think they really were the “stars” of this book. What I Liked:  I liked that Lissa was redeemed a little in this book.  I think she is still a snotty spoiled brat but RM made her more likable. The detail put into each “adventure”: Alaska, Las Vegas, […]

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Review: The Accidental Werewolf by Dakota Cassidy

Review: The Accidental Werewolf by Dakota Cassidy

Read for Fun What I LOVED: The whole freaking cast of characters. Marty made me giggle, Keegan made me drool, Nina and Wanda were perfect friends, and his family (Sloane and Mira) were fantastic. This was just such a fun read. What I LIKED: I really liked that nobody was perfect. They all had flaws, issues, things to accept, and they all seemed to work through it. They did so in a way that was very real when dealing with family. What was So-So/Didn’t Like: Not a darn thing. Ok maybe not enough Nina 🙂 (she is my fav) Why […]

Posted Jun 26th, 2010 in 2010 Read

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Book 57: Blood Promise by Richelle Mead

Book 57: Blood Promise by Richelle Mead

About: How far will Rose go to keep her promise? The recent Strigoi attack at St. Vladimir’s Academy was the deadliest ever in the school’s history, claiming the lives of Moroi students, teachers, and guardians alike. Even worse, the Strigoi took some of their victims with them. . . including Dimitri. He’d rather die than be one of them, and now Rose must abandon her best friend, Lissa—the one she has sworn to protect no matter what—and keep the promise Dimitri begged her to make long ago. But with everything at stake, how can she possibly destroy the person she […]

Posted Jun 25th, 2010 in 2010 Read

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Book 56: Storm Born by Richelle Mead

Book 56: Storm Born by Richelle Mead

About: Just typical. No love life to speak of for months, then all at once, every horny creature in the Otherworld wants to get in your pants… Eugenie Markham is a powerful shaman who does a brisk trade banishing spirits and fey who cross into the mortal world. Mercenary, yes, but a girl’s got to eat. Her most recent case, however, is enough to ruin her appetite. Hired to find a teenager who has been taken to the Otherworld, Eugenie comes face to face with a startling prophecy–one that uncovers dark secrets about her past and claims that Eugenie’s first-born […]

Posted Jun 21st, 2010 in 2010 Read

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Book 55: Hidden Wives by Claire Avery

Book 55: Hidden Wives by Claire Avery

About:  Fifteen-year-old Sara and her beautiful sister, Rachel, are too young to legally drive a car—but are approaching spinsterhood in Utah’s secret Blood of the Lamb polygamist community. Having long since reached the “age of preparedness,” they will soon be married off to much older men selected by the hidden sect’s revered Prophet. As Sara, chosen to become her uncle’s fifth wife, grows more distraught over her impending incestuous marriage, she begins to scrutinize the faith she has followed blindly her entire life. But for Rachel, who will be married to one of the many powerful community leaders vying for […]

Posted Jun 17th, 2010 in 2010 Read

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