Tag: Debut

  • Book Review: The Last Namsara by Kristen Ciccarelli

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedinTitle: The Last NamsaraAuthor: Kristen CiccarelliSeries: Iskari #1Published: 2017Publisher: HarperTeenPages: 416From: Barnes and NobleRating: 8/10 So I finished this really interesting debut novel, The Last Namsara, by Kristen Ciccarelli last night right before midnight, and wow. Wow. Wow. Wow. This book was really crazy and fun and lush and imaginative! Kristen Ciccarelli said she […]

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  • Book Review: Beyond a Darkened Shore by Jessica Leake

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedinTitle: Beyond A Darkened ShoreAuthor: Jessica LeakeSeries: NonePublished: 2018Publisher: HarperTeenPages: 435From: Barnes and NobleRating: 7/10 Jessica Leake is an author who really knows how to tell a story. Her debut novel, Beyond A Darkened Shore, was proof of that. This book, which follows Ciara from her homeland of a fantasy-inspired Ireland to the shores […]

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  • Book Review: The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedin Title: The Woman in the WindowAuthor: A.J. FinnSeries: NonePublished: January 2018Publisher: William MorrowPages: 429From: Wal-MartRating: 8/10 A book about a woman who locks herself in her home for an extended period of time, spies on her neighbors, and sees something she is unsure of? This sounded like my kind of book! I love […]

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  • Book Review: Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedin Title: Something in the WaterAuthor: Catherine SteadmanSeries: NonePublished: June 2018Publisher: BallantinePages: 384From: Wal-MartRating: 6/10 I found this book, Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman, on Goodreads and it sounded oh so good. A possible mystery in Bora Bora?! Yes please! However. It is not really like that. And for that, I was […]

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  • Book Review: Fireblood by Elly Blake

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedinTitle: FirebloodAuthor: Elly BlakeSeries: Frostblood #2Published: September 2017Publisher: Little, BrownPages: 416From: Barnes and NobleRating: 8/10 Fireblood by Elly Blake is the second in a sweeping fantasy saga that takes our main character Ruby from the frozen northern reaches of the world to the warm and tropical land Ruby’s family called home, as well as […]

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  • Book Review: Disclaimer by Renee Knight

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedinTitle: DisclaimerAuthor: Renee KnightSeries: NonePublished: April 2015Publisher: DoubledayPages: 304From: Barnes and NobleRating: 9/10 Lately, I’ve been reading a lot of books that require trigger warnings before opening the covers. Now, that is definitely not a bad thing, because I think things that require that happen all too often, and we as the general public […]

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  • Book Review: Frostblood by Elly Blake

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedinTitle: Frostblood Author: Elly Blake Series: Frostblood #1 Published: January 2017 Publisher: Little, Brown Pages: 376 From: Barnes and Noble Rating: 8/10 I started Frostblood by Elly Blake on a whim one night, mostly because I just wanted something light, airy, easy and fun, and boy did I get what I asked for. Frostblood follows the story of […]

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  • Book Review: Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedinTitle: Sky in the Deep Author: Adrienne Young Series: Sky in the Deep #1 Published: April 2018 Publisher: Wednesday Books Pages: 340 From: Barnes and Noble Rating: 9/10 Have you ever found a book that just truly called to you, spoke to you in such a way that you could not put it down […]

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  • Book Review: The Jewel by Amy Ewing

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedinTitle: The Jewel Author: Amy Ewing Series: Lone City #1 Published: September 2014 Publisher: HarperTeen Pages: 358 From: Barnes and Noble Rating: 9/10 Sometimes you come across that one book that kind of blows your mind and makes you think, what if? Well, Amy Ewing’s debut novel The Jewel did that to me. Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedin

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  • Book Review: The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison

    Share me!TwitterPinterestFacebookRedditTumblrStumbleUponemailLinkedinTitle: The Silent Wife Author: A.S.A. Harrison Published: June 2013 Publisher: Penguin Group Pages: 326 From: Walmart Rating: 8/10 I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: what makes a good book good is how the author is able to dig into the minds of his or her characters and pull out the […]

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