Category: Reviews


THRONE OF DARKNESS by Douglas Nicholas – Review

THRONE OF DARKNESS by Douglas Nicholas – Review
Posted 13 April, 2015 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 11 Comments

Throne of Darkness (Something Red #3) by Douglas Nicholas Genre: Adult historical fantasy Publisher: Atria/Emily Bestler Books Release date: March 31 2015 Source: eARC from publisher via Edelweiss Pages: 352 The nitty-gritty: A beautifully written story, full of historical ambiance, just a touch of magic, and characters who you will want to call friends. “At […]

A Superhero and his Dog: BITTER SIXTEEN by Stefan Mohamed – Review

A Superhero and his Dog: BITTER SIXTEEN by Stefan Mohamed – Review
Posted 6 April, 2015 by Tammy in 4 1/2 stars, Reviews / 7 Comments

 Bitter Sixteen by Stefan Mohamed Genre: Young adult fantasy Publisher: Salt Publishing Release date: April 15 2015 Source: Finished copy from publisher Pages: 352 The nitty-gritty: A unique take on the superhero story with a funny cast of characters and one talking dog. If coming into London had felt like being swallowed, heading down into its hot, […]

A Thoughtful Apocalypse: WE ALL LOOKED UP by Tommy Wallach – Review

A Thoughtful Apocalypse: WE ALL LOOKED UP by Tommy Wallach – Review
Posted 27 March, 2015 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 16 Comments

  We All Looked Up by Tommy Wallach Genre: Young adult contemporary/apocalyptic Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Release date: March 24 2015 Source: e-ARC from publisher via Edelweiss Pages: 384 The nitty-gritty: A beautifully written but uneven story about a group of high school seniors who contemplate life and death as an […]

A Mind-Bending Adventure: DUPLICITY by N.K. Traver – Review

A Mind-Bending Adventure: DUPLICITY by N.K. Traver – Review
Posted 23 March, 2015 by Tammy in 4 stars, Giveaways, Reviews / 22 Comments

Duplicity by N.K. Traver Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books Release date:  March 17 2015 Genre: Young adult science fiction Source: Finished copy from publisher Pages: 256 The nitty-gritty: A mind-bending, The Matrix-like story that teens, especially boys, are going to love. I knew Duplicity was about a teen computer hacker, but I didn’t realize it was […]

Horror Most Unique: SING ME YOUR SCARS by Damien Angelica Walters

Horror Most Unique: SING ME YOUR SCARS by Damien Angelica Walters
Posted 19 March, 2015 by Tammy in 4 1/2 stars, Reviews / 5 Comments

Sing Me Your Scars (Apex Voices #03) by Damien Angelica Walters Genre: Adult horror short stories Publisher: Apex Publications Release date: March 10 2015 Source: eARC from publisher Pages: 200 The nitty-gritty: A powerful collection of disturbing but compelling reflections on pain, abuse and loss, beautifully written. I left the first bridge alone. It didn’t […]

Good, Creepy Fun: HARRISON SQUARED by Daryl Gregory – Review

Good, Creepy Fun: HARRISON SQUARED by Daryl Gregory – Review
Posted 16 March, 2015 by Tammy in 4 1/2 stars, Reviews / 13 Comments

Harrison Squared by Daryl Gregory Genre: Adult horror (marketed as adult, but perfect for teens) Publisher: Tor Books Release date: March 24 2015 Source: eARC from publisher via NetGalley Pages: 320 The nitty-gritty: A hysterically funny Lovecraftian horror story, perfect for both teens and adults. “What? You think I want you to go to school? Then […]