Review Archive

Here is a master list of all the reviews I have posted on the blog, organized alphabetically by book title.

★ – indicates a favorite

#
13 to Life by Shannon Delany

A
A & L Do Summer by Jan Blazanin
All I Ever Wanted by Kristan Higgins
All Men of Genius by Lev A.C. Rosen
All These Things I’ve Done by Gabrielle Zevin
And Only to Deceive (Lady Emily #1) by Tasha Alexander
And Then He Kissed Her by Laura Guhrke
Angel’s Blood & Archangel’s Kiss (Guild Hunters 1 & 2) by Nalini Singh
Angelfire by C.A. Moulton
Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins
Annexed by Sharon Dogar
Archangel’s Consort (Guild Hunters #3) by Nalini Singh
Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Armed & Dangerous by Abigail Roux
Ashes by Ilsa J. Bick
An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield
At the Bride Hunt Ball by Olivia Parker
Audrey, Wait! by Robin Benway
Austenland by Shannon Hale
Awaken by Katie Kacvinsky
Awkward by Marni Bates

B
Bad Boys Do (Donovan Brothers Brewery Trilogy #2) by Victoria Dahl
Ball & Chain by Abigail Roux
Banished by Lauren Drain (Audiobook)
Beekeeper’s Apprentice, The (Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes #1) by Laurie King★
Beg For Mercy by Jami Alden
Beginning of After, The by Jennifer Castle
Bet Me by Jennifer Crusie
Between the Sea and Sky by Jaclyn Dolamore
Big Boy by Ruthie Knox
Binding the Shadows by Jenn Bennett
Birthmarked by Caragh O’Brien
Bittersweet by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore
Born at Midnight (Shadow Falls #1) by C.C. Hunter
Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi
Brightly Woven by Alexandra Bracken
Brush of Darkness, A by Allison Pang

C
Carrier of the Mark by Leigh Fallon
Catastrophic History of You & Me, The by Jess Rothenburg
Catch of the Day by Kristan Higgins
Catching Jordan by Miranda Kenneally
Celebrity in Death by J.D. Robb
Charm & Strange by Stephanie Kuehn
Chasing Fire by Nora Roberts
Chime by Franny Billingsley
The Chocolate Touch by Laura Florand
Claire de Lune by Christine Johnson
Compromised by Kate Noble
A Crimson Warning by Tasha Alexander
Cross My Heart by Sasha Gould
Crown Duel by Sherwood Smith
Cryer’s Cross by Lisa McMann

D
Dairy Queen by Catherine Gilbert Murdock
Damage by Anya Parrish
Dangerous Boy by Mandy Hubbard
Dark Enquiry, The (Lady Julia #5) by Deanna Raybourn
Dark Parties by Sara Grant
Dark Road to Darjeeling, The (Lady Julia #4) by Deanna Raybourn
Daughter of the Flames by Zoe Marriott
Daughter of the Forest by Juliet Marillier
Daughter of Smoke & Bone, The by Laini Taylor
Dead Beautiful by Yvonne Woon
Dead Reckoning (Sookie Stackhouse #11) by Charlaine Harris
Deadly Little Secret by Laurie Faria Stolarz
Death in the Floating City by Tasha Alexander
Deeper Than the Dead by Tami Hoag
Delusion in Death by J.D. Robb
Desires of the Dead by Kimberly Derting
Don’t Stop Now by Julie Halpern
Don’t Tell by Karen Rose
Doomsday Book by Connie Willis
Down London Road by Samantha Young
Dragon’s Bait by Vivian Vande Velde
DUFF, The by Kody Keplinger
Duke of Shadows, The by Meredith Duran

E
Earth, My Butt and Other Big Round Things, The by Carolyn Mackler
Edenbrooke by Julianne Donaldson
Eleven Scandals to Start to Win a Duke’s Heart by Sarah MacLean
The Emperor’s Soul by Brandon Sanderson
Empire of the Summer Moon by S.C. Gwynne
Entangled by Cat Clarke
Eternal Ones, The by Kirsten Miller
Eva Underground by Dandi Daley Mackall
Everneath by Brodi Ashton
Exclusively Yours by Shannon Stacey

F
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Fair Game by Liz Young
Falling Under by Gwen Hayes
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Fine Art of Truth or Date, The by Melissa Jensen
Finnikin of the Rock by Melina Marchetta
Firelight by Kristen Callihan
Firelight by Sophie Jordan
Fleas, Flies and Friars: Children’s Poetry from the Middle Ages by Nicholas Orme
Forbidden by Syrie & Ryan James
For the Duration: A Lighthearted WAAF Memoir by Felicity Ashbee
Fortune’s Pawn by Rachel Bach
Friday Night Bites (Chicagoland Vampires #2) by Chloe Neill
Friends With Boys by Faith Erin Hicks
From Bad to Cursed (Bad Girls Don’t Die #2) by Katie Alender
From What I Remember… by Stacy Kramer & Valerie Thomas
Frost by Marianna Baer

G
Garden Intrigue, The by Lauren Willig
The Geography of You & Me by Jennifer E. Smith
Girl of Fire and Thorns, The by Rae Carson
Girl, Stolen by April Henry
Going Too Far by Jennifer Echols
Good Girls Don’t (Donovan Brothers Brewery Trilogy #1) by Victoria Dahl
Grace by Elizabeth Scott
Grace Grows by Shelle Sumners
Graffiti Moon by Cath Crowley
Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

H
Hallowed by Cynthia Hand
Hallowed Ones, The by Laura Bickle
Halo by Alexandra Adornetto
Harbinger by Sara Wilson Etienne
Harmonic Feedback by Tara Kelly
Harry, A History by Melissa Anelli
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
Haunting Violet by Alyxandra Harvey
Heart of the Sea by Nora Roberts
Heaven’s Queen by Rachel Bach
He Loves Lucy by Susan Donovan
Horns by Joe Hill
Honor’s Knight by Rachel Bach
Hourglass by Myra McEntire
Humming Room, The by Ellen Potter
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin
Hunting of the Snark, The by Lewis Carroll

I
I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have to Kill You by Ally Carter
Ideal Man, The by Julie Garwood
I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga
Illyria by Elizabeth Hand
Immortal Beloved by Cate Tiernan
In For a Penny by Rose Lerner
Independence of Miss Mary Bennet, The by Colleen McCullough
Infinite Days by Rebecca Maizel
Invincible Summer by Hannah Moskowitz
Iron Duke, The (Iron Seas #1) by Meljean Brook
Isle of Night by Veronica Wolff

J
Jane by April Lindner
Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta
Jewels of the Sun by Nora Roberts
Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George
Juliet Spell, The by Douglas Rees
Just One of the Guys by Kristan Higgins

K
Keturah and Lord Death by Martine Leavitt
Kiss It by Erin Downing

L
Lady’s Lesson in Scandal, A by Meredith Duran
Last Little Blue Envelope, The by Maureen Johnson
Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld
The Librarian by Logan Belle
Lily Among Thorns, A by Rose Lerner
Lincoln Lawyer, The by Michael Connelly
Lions of Little Rock, The by Kristin Levine
Little Princess, A by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins
A Long, Long Sleep by Anna Sheehan
Long Walk, The by Stephen King
Losing Faith by Denise Jaden
Love & Leftovers by Sarah Tregay
Love Story by Jennifer Echols
Lovely, Dark & Deep by Amy McNamara
Low Red Moon by Ivy Devlin

M
Mad Love by Suzanne Selfors
Magic Bites (Kate Daniels #1) by Ilona Andrews
Magic Slays (Kate Daniels #5) by Ilona Andrews
Making of a Duchess, The by Shana Galen
Manhunting by Jennifer Crusie
The Martian by Andy Weir
Matched by Ally Condie
Matter of Magic, A by Patricia C. Wrede
Megan Meade’s Guide to the McGowan Boys by Kate Brian
Mephisto Covenant, The by Trinity Faegen
Mischief of the Mistletoe, The by Lauren Willig
Mistletoe & Margaritas by Shannon Stacey
Mistwood by Leah Cypess
Mockingbirds, The by Daisy Whitney
Monster Calls, A by Patrick Ness
Moorehawke Trilogy, The by Celine Kiernan
Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
Murder 101 Series (Books 1-4) by Maggie Barbieri

N
Naked In Death by J.D. Robb
Name of the Wind, The by Patrick Rothfuss
Native Star, The by M.K. Hobson
Near Witch, The by Victoria Schwab
Never a Hero by Marie Sexton
Nevermore by Kelly Creagh
New York to Dallas by J.D. Robb
Night Circus, The by Erin Morgenstern
Nine Coaches Waiting by Mary Stewart
Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake by Sarah MacLean
No Mistletoe Required by Jeanette Murray
No One Left to Tell by Karen Rose
North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell
North of Beautiful by Justina Chen Headley
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
A Notorious Countess Confesses by Julie Anne Long

O
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
On Dublin Street by Samantha Young
Only Mr. Darcy Will Do by Kara Louise
The Only Ones by Aaron Starmer
Orchid Affair, The (Pink Carnation #8) by Lauren Willig
The Other Side of Us by Sarah Mayberry

P
Paranormalcy by Kiersten White
Paris, My Sweet by Amy Thomas
Partials by Dan Wells
Past Perfect by Leila Sales
Perks of Being a Wallflower, The by Stephen Chbosky
Pivot Point by Kasie West
Playing Hurt by Holly Schindler
Pledge, The by Kimberly Derting
Poison by Bridget Zinn
Poisoned Season, A (Lady Emily #2) by Tasha Alexander
Predicteds, The by Christine Seifert
Pretty Little Liars by Sara Shepard
Princess Curse, The by Merrie Haskell

Q

R
Raised By Wolves by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Raw Blue by Kirsty Eagar
Read This Next: 500 of the Best Books You’ll Ever Read by Howard Mittelmark and Sandra Newman
The Reece Malcolm List by Amy Spalding
Release Me by J. Kenner
Return to Me by Justina Chen
Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly
The Rook by Daniel O’Malley
Rogue By Any Other Name, A by Sarah MacLean
Rules of Attraction by Simone Elkeles

S
Salvaged by Stefne Miller
Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta
Saving June by Hannah Harrington
The Scandalous, Dissolute, No-Good Mr. Wright by Tessa Dare
Scarlet by A.C. Gaughen
Scorpio Races, The by Maggie Stiefvater★
Secret Life of Emily Dickinson, The by Jerome Charyn
Sea by Heidi R. Kling
Sea Glass (Glass Trilogy #2) by Maria V. Snyder
The Sea of Tranquility by Katja Millay
Sean Griswold’s Head by Lindsey Leavitt
Searching For Perfect by Jennifer Probst
Season, The by Sarah MacLean
Secondhand Charm by Julie Berry
Seducing Mr. Knightly by Maya Rodale
Shade by Jeri Smith-Ready
Shadow Hills by Anastasia Hopcus
Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
Shattered Dreams by Ellie James
Shattered Souls by Mary Lindsey
She’s No Princess by Laura Lee Guhrke
Shifting by Bethany Wiggins
Shining, The by Stephen King
Shrinking Violet by Danielle Joseph
Shut Out by Kody Keplinger
Side Effects May Vary by Julie Murphy
Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn
Silent Scream by Karen Rose
Silk is for Seduction by Loretta Chase
Sisterhood Everlasting by Ann Brashares
Sky is Everywhere, The by Jandy Nelson
Sloppy Firsts by Megan McCafferty
Some Girls Bite (Chicagoland Vampires #1) by Chloe Neill
Song of Achilles, The by Madeline Miller
Soulless by Gail Carriger
A Spear of Summer Grass by Deanna Raybourn
Spider’s Bite (Elemental Assassin #1) by Jennifer Estep
Splendor Falls, The by Rosemary Clement-Moore
Starcrossed by Josephine Angelini
Stars & Stripes by Abigail Roux
Stay by Deb Caletti
Stolen by Lucy Christopher
Stolen Away by Alyxandra Harvey
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
Storm Front by Jim Butcher
Storm Glass (Glass Trilogy #1) by Maria V. Snyder
Stray (Shifters #1) by Rachel Vincent
Summer I Turned Pretty, The (Summer Trilogy #1) by Jenny Han
The Survival Kit by Donna Freitas
Survive by Alex Morel

T
Tale Dark and Grimm, A by Adam Gidwitz
Tall: Great American Folktales by Donnie Lemke
Tears of the Moon by Nora Roberts
Tempest by Julie Cross
Temptation of Angels, A by Michelle Zink
Third Degree (Murder 101 #5) by Maggie Barbieri
This Side of the Grave (Night Huntress #5) by Jeaniene Frost
Tiger’s Curse by Colleen Houck
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Tomato Red by Daniel Woodrell
Too Good To Be True by Kristan Higgins
Touch and Geaux by Abigail Roux
Touch of Power by Maria V. Snyder
Traitor in the Tunnel, The by Y.S. Lee
Trance by Kelly Meding
Treachery in Death (In Death #32) by J.D. Robb
Trout: A True Story of Murder, Teens and the Death Penalty by Jeff Kunerth
Truth About Forever, The by Sarah Dessen
Twice Bitten (Chicagoland Vampires #3) by Chloe Neill
Twin’s Daughter, The by Lauren Baratz-Logsted

U
Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi
Unearthly by Cynthia Hand
Unholy Ghosts by Stacia Kane
Unlocked by Courtney Milan
Unraveling Isobel by Eileen Cook
Until There Was You by Kristan Higgins
Unveiled by Courtney Milan
Up a Road Slowly by Irene Hunt

V
Vanish (Firelight #2) by Sophie Jordan
Vanishing Game, The by Kate Kae Myers
Variant by Robison Wells
Venom (Elemental Assassin #3) by Jennifer Estep
Violins of Autumn by Amy McAuley
Virals by Kathy Reichs

W
Waking the Witch (Women of the Underworld #11) by Kelley Armstrong
Warped by Maurissa Guibord
Washington Square by Henry James
Way It Is, The by Donalda Reid
Way We Fall, The by Megan Crewe
Web of Lies (Elemental Assassin #2) by Jennifer Estep
The Weight of Blood by Laura McHugh
We’ll Always Have Summer (Summer Trilogy #3) by Jenny Han
We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
What I Did For a Duke by Julie Anne Long
What If Guy, The by Brooke Moss
When Beauty Tamed the Beast by Eloisa James
When the Stars Go Blue by Caridad Ferrer
Where I Belong by Gwendolyn Heasley
Winning the Wallflower by Eloisa James
Wise Man’s Fear, The by Patrick Rothfuss
The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
Woman Worth Ten Coppers, A by Morgan Howell

XYZ
Yes, Chef: A Memoir by Marcus Samuelsson (Audiobook)
You Belong To Me by Karen Rose
You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me by Sarra Manning
You Look Different in Real Life by Jennifer Castle