Category: Book Review

Book Review – Beatrice Munson by Lorena Bathey

Book Review – Beatrice Munson by Lorena Bathey
Posted November 12, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 6 Comments

Beatrice Munson Title:  Beatrice MunsonAuthor:  Lorena Bathey Reading level:  Adult Genre:  Chick Lit Size:   Paperback, 307 pagesRelease Date:  April 2011  Publisher: Lorena B BooksStand Alone or Series: Stand Alone           Source: Author in exchange for an honest review First Line:  Beatrice Munson was the girl you […]



Book Review: The Pledge by Kimberly Derting

Book Review: The Pledge by Kimberly Derting
Posted October 31, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 7 Comments

The Pledge Title:  The Pledge  Author:  Kimberly Derting  Reading level: Young Adult Genre:  Fantasy  Size: Hard Cover, 320 pages Release Date:  November 2011  Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Book  Stand Alone or Series: The Pledge #1 Source: Simon & Schuster Galley Grab First Line:  “The air crackled like a gathering thunderstorm […]


Book Review – Irish Fling by Valerie Douglas

Book Review – Irish Fling by Valerie Douglas
Posted October 29, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 2 Comments

Title:  Irish Fling  Author:  Valerie Douglas Reading level: Adult Genre:  Romance Size: E-book, 446 pages Release Date:  June 2011  Publisher: Smashwords Stand Alone or Series: One of The Millersburg Quartet  Source: Free nook book First Line:  “Welcome to Dublin,” the sign outside the airport said.” Summary (from GoodReads): At a […]


Book Review: Photographs & Phantoms by Cindy Spencer Pape

Book Review: Photographs & Phantoms by Cindy Spencer Pape
Posted October 22, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 2 Comments

Title:  Photographs & Phantoms           Author:  Cindy Spencer Paper           Reading level: Adult Genre:  Steampunk/ParanormalSize: E-Book, 186 pages             Release Date:  April 2011Publisher: Carina PressStand Alone or Series:   Gaslight Chronicles, Book 1.5Source: Free Nook book First Line:  “Kendall, Marquess Lake, stood […]


Book Review: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Book Review: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Posted October 15, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 14 Comments

The Book Thief Title:  The Book Thief Author:  Markus Zusak Reading level: YA/Adult Genre:  Historical Fiction Size: Hard Cover, 560 pages Release Date:  March 2006  Publisher: Knopf Books  Stand Alone or Series: Stand Alone Source: Bought First Line:  “First the colors. Then the humans. That’s usually how I see things. […]


Book Review – Witches by Cheryl Christian, illustrated by Wish Williams

Book Review – Witches by Cheryl Christian, illustrated by Wish Williams
Posted October 8, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 4 Comments

Witches Title:  Witches Author:  Cheryl Christian Illustrator:  Wish Williams Reading level: Baby to Pre-school Size: Paperback,  24 pages Release Date:  August 2011  Publisher: Star Bright Books Stand Alone or Series: Stand Alone Source: NetGalley  First Line:  “Witches at their cauldron, witches at their brew.” Summary (from GoodReads): Little witches abound […]


Book Review – Night Night Blessings by Amy Parker, Illustrated by Marijan Ramljak

Book Review – Night Night Blessings by Amy Parker, Illustrated by Marijan Ramljak
Posted October 6, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 2 Comments

Night Night Blessings Title:  Night Night Blessings  Author:  Amy Parker Illustrator: Marijan Ramljak  Reading level: Baby to Pre-school  Size: Boardbook, 20 pages Release Date:  October 2011  Publisher: Thomas Nelson  Stand Alone or Series: Stand Alone Source: BookSneeze in exchange for an honest review First Line:  “From the sunlight in my […]