Category: Book Review

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 […]


Book Review – Eve by Anna Carey

Book Review – Eve by Anna Carey
Posted October 4, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 6 Comments

Title:  Eve            Author:  Anna CareyReading level: Young Adult           Genre:  Dystopian, Post-apocalypic           Size: Hard Cover, 336 pages Release Date:  October 2011 Publisher: HarperCollins           Stand Alone or Series: The Eve Trilogy #1  […]



Book Review – The Heretic’s Daughter by Kathleen Kent

Book Review – The Heretic’s Daughter by Kathleen Kent
Posted October 1, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 7 Comments

Title:  The Heretic’s Daughter Author:  Kathleen Kent Reading level: Adult Genre:  Historical Fiction Size: Hard Cover, 352 pages Release Date:  September 2008  Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company  Stand Alone or Series: Stand Alone Source: Borrowed from Library First Line:  “The distance by wagon from Billerica to neighboring Andover is but […]