Tag Archives: historical

REVIEW: The Beautiful and the Cursed by Page Morgan

The Beautiful and the Cursed (The Dispossessed #1) by Page Morgan Delacorte, 2013 [Goodreads] [Amazon] After a bizarre accident, Ingrid Waverly is forced to leave London with her mother and younger sister, Gabby, trading a world full of fancy dresses … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Belladonna by Fiona Paul

Belladonna (Secrets of the Eternal Rose #2) by Fiona Paul Philomel, 2013 [Goodreads] [Amazon] Previous Installment: Venom In the second book in the stunning Secrets of the Eternal Rose series, Cassandra Caravello is trying to forget Falco, the wild artist who … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Born of Illusion by Teri Brown

Born of Illusion by Teri Brown Balzer + Bray, 2013 [Goodreads] [Amazon] Anna Van Housen is thirteen the first time she breaks her mother out of jail. By sixteen she’s street smart and savvy, assisting her mother, the renowned medium … Continue reading

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REVIEW: In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters

In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters Amulet, 2013 [Goodreads] [Amazon] In 1918, the world seems on the verge of apocalypse. Americans roam the streets in gauze masks to ward off the deadly Spanish influenza, and the government ships … Continue reading

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BLITZ POST: The Heiresses by Allison Rushby

Today I’m excited to host a stop on the Book Blitz for The Heiresses by Allison Rushby, sponsored by Xpresso Book Reads. This is a book I’m pretty excited to read myself, as I read Shooting Stars last year and … Continue reading

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Waiting on Wednesday #44

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week I’m Waiting on Wednesday for The Dark Between by Sonia Gensler (Knopf Books for Young Readers): At the turn of … Continue reading

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Waiting on Wednesday #43

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week I’m Waiting on Wednesday for Belle Epoque by Elizabeth Ross (Delacorte): When Maude Pichon runs away from provincial Brittany to Paris, … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Renegade by Amy Carol Reeves

Renegade (Ripper #2) by Amy Carol Reeves Flux, 2013 [Goodreads] [Amazon] Previous Installment: Ripper Brimming with romance and danger, the suspenseful Ripper series continues The Conclave—a secret group with twisted ideals and freakish practices—has been wiped out, thanks to Arabella … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Dark Triumph by R.L. LaFevers

Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin #2) by R.L. LaFevers Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2013 [Goodreads | Amazon] Previous Installment: Grave Mercy Sybella arrives at the convent’s doorstep half mad with grief and despair. Those that serve Death are only … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Venom by Fiona Paul

Venom (Secrets of the Eternal Rose #1) by Fiona Paul Philomel, 2012 [Goodreads | Amazon] Cassandra Caravello is one of Renaissance Venice’s lucky elite: with elegant gowns, sparkling jewels, her own lady’s maid, and a wealthy fiancé, she has everything … Continue reading

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