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Book Review : Allegiant by Veronica Roth

Book Review : Allegiant by Veronica Roth

November 1, 2013 Book review 8 ★★★½

I have never felt so conflicted over what to rate a book. Parts I loved, parts I hated and lots that had me scratching me head in total confusion. Which makes me think 3 stars or possibly even lower? But I still have all the feels. So I’m rounding up… Read more »

Book Review : The In-Between by Barbara Stewart

Book Review : The In-Between by Barbara Stewart

October 30, 2013 Book review 8 ★★★

Different! If I had to find one word to sum up this book that is the word I would use. It is meandering, confusing and compellingly different. In an interesting but slow-paced way. First Line: “I was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.” My Recap of The In-Between:… Read more »

Book Review : Fear Week by Andrew McBurnie

Book Review : Fear Week by Andrew McBurnie

September 5, 2013 Book review 0 ★★★

Fear Week is a YA book that has a unique setting during the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962.  It makes you think of how much the world has changed in the last 50 years but at the same time it makes you acknowledge how timeless teenage problems are.   My… Read more »

Book Review : All In by Marta Brown

Book Review : All In by Marta Brown

August 8, 2013 Book review 0 ★★★

All In is what I would classify as a beach read.  It’s a quick read, doesn’t really challenge you but it’s an entertaining escapade. My Recap: Set in Martha’s Vineyard, we meet Lane who is a local.  Hard working, confident and dependable, he has just qualified for Yale and plans… Read more »