Moon Called

Patricia Briggs is an incredible writer. Mercy Thompson is the kind of woman that I would love to grow up to me. A badass, loyal, tough, fierce, strong, and determined woman who puts her friends before herself.  As she says, she is not a member of the pack. But that does not stop her from diving head first to save the alpha’s daughter. She could have stepped aside, and kept out of it. But instead, she risked her life, multiple times, and, with the help of others, saved the alpha and his daughter.  She gets along with everyone but does … Continue reading Moon Called

Among the Hidden

I loved reading Margaret Peterson Haddix‘s book, Turnabout. When I saw this series, I knew I had to give it a try. From Amazon: In a future where the Population Police enforce the law limiting a family to only two children, Luke, an illegal third child, has lived all his twelve years in isolation and fear on his family’s farm in this start to the Shadow Children series from Margaret Peterson Haddix. Luke has never been to school. He’s never had a birthday party, or gone to a friend’s house for an overnight. In fact, Luke has never had a friend. Luke … Continue reading Among the Hidden

Deadtown

Deadtown by Namcy Holzner is fantastic. I read this book at the suggestion of my mother, and I was very happy that I did. From Amazon: First in a brand new urban fantasy series that’s “fresh and funny, with a great new take on zombies” (Karen Chance) and “full of dangerous magic and populated with characters so realistic, they almost jump off the page” (Ilona Andrews). If you were undead, you’d be home by now… They call it Deadtown: the city’s quarantined section for its inhuman and undead residents. Most humans stay far from its borders-but Victory Vaughn, Boston’s only … Continue reading Deadtown

Grave Sight

I absolutely love Charlaine Harris‘s Sookie Stackhouse series, so when I saw this series (Harper Connelly), I knew I had to give it a try. Here is the description of Grave Sight on Amazon: Harper Connelly has what you might call a strange job: she finds dead people. She can sense the final location of a person who’s passed, and share their very last moment. The way Harper sees it, she’s providing a service to the dead while bringing some closure to the living – but she’s used to most people treating her like a blood-sucking leech. Traveling with her step-brother Tolliver … Continue reading Grave Sight

Megan Meade’s Guide to the McGowan Boys

Kate Brian wrote a wonderful story in this book. Here is Amazon’s descripton When she was nine, Megan Meade met a group of terrible, mean, Popsicle-goo-covered boys, the sons of her father’s friend — the McGowan boys. Now, seven years later, Megan’s army doctor parents are shipping off to Korea and Megan is being sent to live with the little monsters, who are older now and quite different than she remembered them. Living in a house with seven boys will give Megan, who has never even been kissed, the perfect opportunity to learn everything there is to know about boys. … Continue reading Megan Meade’s Guide to the McGowan Boys

Endless

I have very mixed emotions when it comes to Endless by Kate Brian. But first, here is the description from Amazon Rory Miller didn’t just fall in love with Tristan Parrish. She fell in love with the idea of forever. He was the one who told her the truth about her existence in Juniper Landing: that her mortal life is over, and she will now spend eternity on the island, helping others in limbo move on. But like Juniper Landing, a bright island with dark secrets, Tristan is too good to be true. The mysterious, heartbreakingly beautiful boy Rory thought she … Continue reading Endless

As Time Goes By

Mary Higgins Clark has done it again with another thrilling masterpiece, As Time Goes By. From Amazon: In this exciting thriller from Mary Higgins Clark, the #1 New York Times bestselling “Queen of Suspense,” a news reporter tries to find her birth mother just as she is assigned to cover the high-profile trial of a woman accused of murdering her wealthy husband. Television journalist Delaney Wright is on the brink of stardom after she begins covering a sensational murder trial for the six p.m. news. She should be thrilled, yet her growing desire to locate her birth mother consumes her … Continue reading As Time Goes By

Hereafter

Another fantastic installment in the Shadowlands series by Kate Brian. Here is Amazon’s description for “Hereafter”. Rory Miller thought her life was over when a serial killer set his sights on her and forced her into witness protection. But a fresh start on Juniper Landing Island was exactly what she and her family needed. For the first time in years she and her sister hang out at the beach, gossip about boys, and party together. She”s also made friends with a local clique—including a magnetic and mysterious boy named Tristan. But Rory”s world is about to change again. Picturesque Juniper … Continue reading Hereafter

Shadowlands

Shadowlands by Kate Brian was an incredible book.Here is the description from Amazon Rory Miller had one chance to fight back and she took it. Rory survived and the serial killer who attacked her escaped. Now that the infamous Steven Nell is on the loose, Rory must enter the witness protection with her father and sister, Darcy, leaving their friends and family without so much as a goodbye. Starting over in a new town with only each other is unimaginable for Rory and Darcy. They were inseparable as children, but now they can barely stand each other. As the sisters … Continue reading Shadowlands