Last year I participated in ARC August, hosted by Read.Sleep.Repeat. for the very first time and was able to make a nice dent in my ARC pile. I enjoyed it so much I decided to try again this year. This year I'm pretty sure that pile is even larger than last year's pile, but I've… Continue reading It’s Time for ARC August 2016!
Ever since I was in high school, every summer I would create a list of the books I was looking forward to reading once I had free time and could read whatever I chose (instead of what was assigned to me). More recently, I've discovered that creating those lists on a month basis helps me… Continue reading Summertime = Summer Reading Lists
Title: After Alice Author: Gregory Maguire Publication Date: October 27, 2015 Format: Electronic Advanced Reading Copy Rating: 3 stars When Alice toppled down the rabbit-hole 150 years ago, she found a Wonderland as rife with inconsistent rules and abrasive egos as the world she left behind. But what of that world? How did 1860s Oxford… Continue reading CJ Reviews After Alice by Gregory Maguire
Title: We'll Never Be Apart Author: Emiko Jean Publication Date: October 6, 2015 Format: Advanced Reader Copy Rating: 2.5 stars Murder. Fire. Revenge. That’s all seventeen-year-old Alice Monroe thinks about. Committed to a mental ward at Savage Isle, Alice is haunted by memories of the fire that killed her boyfriend, Jason. A blaze her twin sister… Continue reading CJ Reviews We’ll Never Be Apart by Emiko Jean
Title: The Lost Girl (A Fear Street Novel) Author: R.L. Stine Publication Date: September 29, 2015 Format: Electronic Advanced Reader Copy Rating: 3.5 stars When new girl Lizzy Palmer shows up at school, Michael becomes obsessed with her despite disapproval from his girlfriend, Pepper. After a snow mobile accident, things take a deadly turn when… Continue reading CJ Reviews The Lost Girl by R.L. Stine