Category: Book review

Book Review : Idol Hands by Cynthia Hill

Book Review : Idol Hands by Cynthia Hill

April 17, 2013 Book review 8 ★★★★

Really, really enjoyed this emotional rollercoaster of a book. It’s written in diary form so its first person point of view which I enjoy but I know is a turn off for some people. All I can say is give Idol Hands a chance, it is worth the risk 🙂 Tara is… Read more »

Book Review : A Happy Accident by Evan Tyler

Book Review : A Happy Accident by Evan Tyler

April 8, 2013 Book review 10 ★★★★

Book Title:   A Happy Accident Author : Evan Tyler Goodreads Rating : 4 stars  Set against a backdrop of the post punk scene of the late Seventies, this book is an enjoyable read for anyone who likes 60’s and 70’s music.  It follows Bobby, an American who moves to Manchester… Read more »

Book Review : Harvest Moon by Megan McCooey

Book Review : Harvest Moon by Megan McCooey

April 4, 2013 Book review 8 ★★★★

Book Title :                       Harvest Moon Author :                           Megan McCooey Genre:                            Contemporary YA My Goodreads Rating :         4 stars Are you the strong, silent type? If so, I guarantee that you will identify with Lexie. She has to cope with some major tragedies in her life and her way of dealing with… Read more »

Book Review : The Sweetest Dark By Shana Abe

Book Review : The Sweetest Dark By Shana Abe

April 3, 2013 Book review 8 ★★★

Book Title :                   The Sweetest Dark Author :                          Shana Abe My Goodreads Rating:   3 stars A 16 year old girl in post-Victorian England plucked from obscurity in her orphanage to attend an exclusive boarding school in a creepy, gothic castle. A secret about a mythical creatures.  World War 1.  A… Read more »

Book Review : I’m Nobody by Alex Marestaing

Book Review : I’m Nobody by Alex Marestaing

March 29, 2013 Book review 2 ★★★★

Title :             I’m Nobody Author           Alex Marestaing My Rating:    4 out of 5 stars Caleb Read, a 13 year old agoraphobic is an unlikely yet compelling hero. Since he gave up school in 2nd grade he has rarely left his house. His father has given up on him and wants… Read more »

Book Review : Mila 2.0 by Debra Driza

Book Review : Mila 2.0 by Debra Driza

March 28, 2013 Book review 4 ★★★★

Book Title:                           Mila 2.0 Author:                              Debra Driza My GoodReads Rating:   4 out of 5 stars Mila 2.0 is an exhilarating adventure, a hybrid of YA and Sci Fi. It starts off like a contemporary YA novel with a new girl in town trying to find her place. Mila is also… Read more »

Book Review : Lost and Found in Russia by Olga Godim

Book Review : Lost and Found in Russia by Olga Godim

March 24, 2013 Book review 6 ★★★

Name:                        Lost and Found in Russia Author:                            Olga Godim Goodreads Rating:               3 stars A mix up of babies in a Russian Hospital over 30 years ago? That sounded different not to mention full of drama and the Russian building on the cover sealed the deal, I wanted to read… Read more »

Book Review : Forever Me by Thomas Amo

Book Review : Forever Me by Thomas Amo

March 23, 2013 Book review 8 ★★★½

Name :                       Forever Me Author :                     Thomas Amo Genre:                            YA GoodReads Rating :     4 stars True Rating:                3.5 stars I had problems rating this but decided it was fairer to round up to 4 stars rather than down to 3, it’s a better reflection on what I thought about Forever… Read more »