Crave by Tracy Wolff – Review

CraveCrave by Tracy Wolff – My whole world changed when I stepped inside the academy. Nothing is right about this place or the other students in it. Here I am, a mere mortal among gods…or monsters. I still can’t decide which of these warring factions I belong to, if I belong at all. I only know the one thing that unites them is their hatred of me.

Then there’s Jaxon Vega. A vampire with deadly secrets who hasn’t felt anything for a hundred years. But there’s something about him that calls to me, something broken in him that somehow fits with what’s broken in me.

Which could spell death for us all. Continue reading

Wild, Wild Rake (The Cavensham Heiresses #6) by Janna MacGregor – Review

Wild, Wild Rake (The Cavensham Heiresses #6)Wild, Wild Rake (The Cavensham Heiresses #6) by Janna MacGregor –  Her first marriage was an epic failure. Lady Avalon Warwyck never did love her husband. Arrogant, selfish, and cruel, it’s a blessing when she’s widowed and left to raise her son all by herself. Finally, Avalon can live freely and do the work she loves: helping fallen women become businesswomen. She’s lived these past ten years with no desire to remarry―that is, until Mr. Devan Farris comes to town. Continue reading

This is My Brain in Love by I.W. Gregorio – Review

This is My Brain in LoveThis is My Brain in Love by I.W. Gregorio – Jocelyn Wu has just three wishes for her junior year: To make it through without dying of boredom, to direct a short film with her BFF Priya Venkatram, and to get at least two months into the year without being compared to or confused with Peggy Chang, the only other Chinese girl in her grade.

Will Domenici has two goals: to find a paying summer internship and to prove he has what it takes to become an editor on his school paper. Continue reading

Been There, Married That by Gigi Levangie Grazer – Review

Been There, Married That: A NovelBeen There, Married That by Gigi Levangie Grazer – A hilarious new novel full of Hollywood glitz, glamour, and scandal. When he changes the locks, she changes the rules.

Agnes Murphy Nash is the perfect Hollywood wife – she has the right friends, the right clothes, and even a side career of her own as a writer. Her husband Trevor is a bigshot producer, and from the outside it looks like they’re living a picture-perfect celebrity life, complete with tennis tournaments and lavish parties. Continue reading

The Winter Duke by Claire Eliza Bartlett – Review

The Winter DukeThe Winter Duke by Claire Eliza Bartlett – An enchanted tale of intrigue where a duke’s daughter is the only survivor of a magical curse. When Ekata’s brother is finally named heir, there will be nothing to keep her at home in Kylma Above with her murderous family. Not her books or science experiments, not her family’s icy castle atop a frozen lake, not even the tantalizingly close Kylma Below, a mesmerizing underwater kingdom that provides her family with magic. But just as an escape is within reach, her parents and twelve siblings fall under a strange sleeping sickness. Continue reading

Wrong Bed, Right Man by Rebecca Brooks – Review

Wrong Bed, Right ManWrong Bed, Right Man by Rebecca Brooks – Rose Campbell is determined to get her stuff from her cheating ex-fiancé’s apartment. There’s just one problem. A sexy stranger is sleeping in her bed. Work boots and scruff so aren’t her type––except when they’re on furniture maker Owen Crowley, who is funny, kind, and speaks his mind.

The prim and proper Rose isn’t the kind of woman Owen is usually interested in. But the more he gets to know her, the more intrigued he becomes. There’s passion underneath those stiff suits of hers that he can’t wait to explore. Continue reading

Malice by Pintip Dunn – Review

MaliceMalice by Pintip Dunn – What I know: a boy in my school will one day wipe out two-thirds of the population with a virus. What I don’t know: who he is.

In a race against the clock, I not only have to figure out his identity, but I’ll have to outwit a voice from the future telling me to kill him. Because I’m starting to realize no one is telling the truth. But how can I play chess with someone who already knows the outcome of my every move? Someone so filled with malice they’ve lost all hope in humanity? Well, I’ll just have to find a way—because now they’ve drawn a target on the only boy I’ve ever loved…  Continue reading

The Orphan Thief by Glynis Peters – Review

The Orphan ThiefThe Orphan Thief by Glynis Peters – When all seems lost… As Hitler’s bombs rain down on a battered and beleaguered Britain, Ruby Shadwell is dealt the most devastating blow – her entire family lost during the Coventry Blitz. 

Hope still survives… Alone and with the city in chaos, Ruby is determined to survive this war and rebuild her life.  And a chance encounter with street urchin Tommy gives Ruby just the chance she needs… Continue reading