Posts By: Alise

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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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Review: The Rose and the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh

Review: The Rose and the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh

June 20, 2016 Review 20 ★★★½

“That is not the way of it. Your future is not set in stone, my dearest star. A coin turns on itself a number of times before it lands.” THE WRATH AND THE DAWN was a favorite read of mine last year, largely in part due to the couple I shipped (they are pretty epic). But what of the sequel? […]

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Meet the Newbies: Heather Smith Meloche

Meet the Newbies: Heather Smith Meloche

June 14, 2016 Blog Tour, Giveaway 16

This event is hosted by Rachel at A Perfection Called Books! You can view the whole tour schedule here. Meet the Newbies is a blog event dedicated to introducing you to the “newbie” published debut authors. In this event, expect to learn more about the authors, their books, and silly fun facts! Author Most Likely To Say Something Totally Random […]

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Review: Losing Gabriel by Lurlene McDaniel

Review: Losing Gabriel by Lurlene McDaniel

June 12, 2016 Review 14 ★★★

LOSING GABRIEL is an incredibly realistic contemporary novel about what it is like to be a young adult facing real-world challenges and having to take responsibility for your actions. It is also about love, loss, mistakes, and miracles. The novel immediately introduces you to three protagonists: the studious and good-natured Alana Kennedy, Dawson Burke, who has a chip on his […]

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