Merged by Jim Kroepfl and Stephanie Kroepfl – Review

MergedMerged by Jim Kroepfl and Stephanie Kroepfl – Seven of our country’s most gifted teens will become Nobels, hosts for the implantation of brilliant Mentor minds, in an effort to accelerate human progress. 

But as the line between what’s possible and what’s right, draws ever blurrier, the teens discover everything has a cost. 

Scientists have created an evolved form of living known as Merged Consciousness, and sixteen-year-old Lake finds herself unable to merge with her Mentor. Continue reading

Tool of War: Ship Breaker Book #3 by Paolo Bacigalupi – Review

Tool of War (Ship Breaker, #3)Tool of War: Ship Breaker Book #3 by Paolo Bacigalupi was published on October 10th, 2017 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. Synopsis: This third book in a major series by a bestselling science fiction author, Printz Award winner, and National Book Award finalist is the gripping story of the most provocative character from his acclaimed novels Ship Breaker and The Drowned Cities. Continue reading

Uncanny by Sarah Fine – Review

UncannyUncanny by Sarah Fine was published on October 3rd, 2017 by Skyscape and is a young adult science fiction novel. Synopsis: Two sisters. One death. No memories. Cora should remember every detail about the night her stepsister, Hannah, fell down a flight of stairs to her death, especially since her Cerepin—a sophisticated brain-computer interface—may have recorded each horrifying moment. But when she awakens after that night, her memories gone, Cora is left with only questions—and dread of what the answers might mean. Continue reading

Book Review of Gladstone’s by Miranda Manley

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Gladstone’s by Miranda Manley
Published by Olympia Publishers on May 25th, 2017

Synopsis: Buddy grows into a beautiful woman but no ordinary woman, as she is half human, half insect… a butterfly. Realising her destiny to become everyone’s saviour, she has to fight to take over the power of her three worlds. She is the feisty heroine to this novel. Buddy constantly battles not only with her own emotional journey but also to save her own kind and the human beings she has had to learn to grow and live with. Constantly soul searching to find herself but also on a quest to stop her three worlds colliding. Buddy must also fight the forces that could destroy all that she has finally learnt to love and within these realms finally has she found true love? Continue reading

Dream Me by Kathryn Berla Book Review

dream meDream Me by Kathryn Berla is a young adult novel that is scheduled to be released on July 11, 2017 by Amberjack Publishing.  This book is about Zat who is a dreamer from the distant future—a time when humans no longer dream and Earth is a desolate wasteland. He dreams of the beautiful Earth of the past, and a fiery-haired beauty named Babe. Against the wisdom of his peers, Zat decides to risk Continue reading

Mask Of Shadows by Linsey Miller To Be Released In September 2017 Book Review

cover106521-medium.pngMask of Shadows by Linsey Miller is scheduled to the released on September 5, 2017 by Sourcebooks Fire and is a young adult sci-fi fantasy. I have to admit that I truly loved reading this book and felt it was interesting from the first page. I really did not want to put it down.  Miller is an amazing writer! The way she created a story that is truly unique, yet very believable. This book really got under my skin because of Miller’s very vivid, realistic characters and setting. The story is about Sal, a street fighter and highway thief, that auditions for a place on the Queen’s Left Hand. Which is her trusted band of assassins. Continue reading