Posts By: Alise

Series I Haven’t Finished (Part Two)

Series I Haven’t Finished (Part Two)

July 12, 2016 Discussion 38

I have a confession to make. This post is mostly for my benefit just so I could see how many and which series I have left unfinished. I’m only going to list books from a series that I have actually liked otherwise we’d be here for eternity. You can find part one here. Basically, I want your opinion on whether […]

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Review: Ivory and Bone by Julie Eshbaugh

Review: Ivory and Bone by Julie Eshbaugh

July 4, 2016 Review 22 ★★

“There is strong danger in a person who can create such powerful deceit they can no longer distinguish their own lies from the truth.” The idea behind IVORY AND BONE hooked me pretty quick: “A prehistoric fantasy—with allusions to Pride and Prejudice.” Pride and Prejudice is one of my favorite stories of all time so, clearly, I was excited for […]

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5 Things About The Crown by Kiera Cass

5 Things About The Crown by Kiera Cass

June 26, 2016 Review 18 ★★

There isn’t much I can say about THE CROWN that differs from my review of THE HEIR. There were improvements, but there were also things that were much worse, yay! Eadlyn isn’t AS bad as she was before! In my review of the previous installment I called Eadlyn “the very definition of a spoiled, selfish brat” who “believes she is […]

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Review: With Malice by Eileen Cook

Review: With Malice by Eileen Cook

June 24, 2016 Review 32 ★★★★

WITH MALICE unravels a mystery about what happened after two best friends take a school trip to Italy, with one returning with missing memories and one not returning at all. The entire novel is driven by the need to answer one question: what happened? Told from Jill’s point of view, we find ourselves in the same position she is. Due […]

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Waiting on Wednesday [56]

Waiting on Wednesday [56]

June 22, 2016 Meme 22

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine.  A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir ( Goodreads ) Publisher: Razorbill Genre: Fantasy Series: An Ember in the Ashes #2 Pages: 464 Release Date: August 30th 2016 A Torch Against the Night takes readers into the heart of the Empire as Laia and Elias fight their way north […]

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