Month: June 2014



Jun 14
Middle Grade Spotlight – Unicorns of the Mist Series by R.R. Russell

Middle Grade Spotlight – Unicorns of the Mist Series by R.R. Russell

Giveaways (Ended), Middle Grade 0

I thought I’d highlight another middle grade series that I reviewed over on my MG blog – Best Kids’ Reads.  This series features unicorns and are full of adventure!  My daughter and I have really been enjoying these fun books! You can read my review of the first book in this series (including my daughter’s views) HERE!… Read more »




Jun 10
Why I Love/Hate Robert Jordan (an Audiobook Review of Knife of Dreams)

Why I Love/Hate Robert Jordan (an Audiobook Review of Knife of Dreams)

Reviews 2 ★★★★

Instead of doing a normal review for Knife of Dreams, I’m going to talk about the series as a whole (with just a few comments about this particular book thrown in).  Please allow me to explain my love/hate relationship with Robert Jordan. Title: Knife of Dreams Series: Wheel of Time #11 Author: Robert Jordan Published: January, 2013 Pages: 860 (32… Read more »


Jun 09
Review & Giveaway – Time Return and Time Lock by Micah Caida

Review & Giveaway – Time Return and Time Lock by Micah Caida

Giveaways (Ended), Reviews 0 ★★★★½

Title: Time Return Series: Red Moon Trilogy #2 Author: Micah Caida Release Date: February 11, 2014 Pages: 312 Goodreads Rating: 4.67/5 Stars My Rating: 4/5 Stars My Content Rating: YA (Nothing more than kissing) Genre: YA Sci/Fi Fantasy Summary from Goodreads:  In this coming of age debut trilogy, USA Today Micah Caida turns dystopian young adult fiction on its ear with a breathtakingly fresh science fiction,… Read more »



Jun 07
Review – I Am the Weapon by Allen Zadoff

Review – I Am the Weapon by Allen Zadoff

Reviews 2 ★★★★½

Title: I Am the Weapon (Previous Title: Boy Nobody) Series: The Unknown Assassin #1 Author: Allen Zadoff Release Date: May 13, 2014 Pages: 368 Goodreads Rating: 3.93/0.5 Stars My Rating: 4.5/5 Stars My Content Rating: Mature YA (Characters have sex, but it’s not described; Violence) Summary from Goodreads:  They needed the perfect assassin. Boy Nobody is the perennial new kid in school, the one few… Read more »