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Book Review: A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses) by Sarah J. Maas

Posted June 16, 2017 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 2 Comments
Book Review: A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses) by Sarah J. Maas

“What we think to be our greatest weakness can sometimes be our biggest strength.” The conclusion of Sarah J. Maas’ A Court of Thorns and Roses tied many threads together while leaving some dangling. The novel picks up right after the events of the previous novel, with Feyre back at the Spring Court. As war looms, Feyre must […]

Book Review: The Midnight Star (The Young Elites) by Marie Lu

Book Review: The Midnight Star (The Young Elites) by Marie Lu

“You cannot harden your heart to the future just because of your past. You cannot use cruelty against yourself to justify cruelty to others.” The Midnight Star was fantastic! In fact I enjoyed it even more then The Rose Society. Adelina is now queen, but has lost the one person who meant the most to […]

Book Review: Heartless by Marissa Meyer

Posted November 9, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: Heartless by Marissa Meyer

I’ve been waiting for Marissa Meyer’s new stand-alone novel, Heartless, ever since news of its release dropped. As a fan of her Lunar Chronicles series, I had really hit hopes for this novel, and I wasn’t disappointed. I received a copy of the book earlier this year when I attended the YallWest Book Convention in Santa Monica, California. It […]

Book Review: Infinity (The Infinity Division) by Jus Accardo

Posted November 2, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: Infinity (The Infinity Division) by Jus Accardo

I’ve been a fan of Jus Accardo’s writing ever since I discovered her Eternal Balance series. Her new series, The Infinity Division, is another science fiction hit. The story is about rebellious Kori, who’s dealing with her mother’s death, and trying to keep her family together. As the daughter of an Army general, it’s not always easy, but Kori […]

Book Review: Gemina (The Illuminae Files) by Marie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Posted October 24, 2016 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 2 Comments
Book Review: Gemina (The Illuminae Files) by Marie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Gemina is the second book in The Illuminae Files, and is just as good (maybe better) than the first novel. In this story we are aboard the Heimdall with two new characters, Nik Malikov and Hanna Donnelly, as they are hijacked by mercenaries for BeiTech as part of the coverup from the first novel. Meanwhile, Katy and Ezra […]

Book Review: Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew Quick

Book Review: Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew Quick

“Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.” Every Exquisite Thing was a different kind of read for me, as I usually don’t read contemporary novels. What drove me to picking it, was that it’s written by Matthew Quick, who wrote Silver Linings Playbook. I’ve been wanting to read that book for ages now, and love […]

Book Review: Beautiful Redemption (Caster Chronicles) by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

Book Review: Beautiful Redemption (Caster Chronicles) by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

I first began this series about 3 or 4 years ago, so I was kind of hazy on the events of the last novel. Usually, I would re-read the series, but The Caster Chronicles has never been one of my favorite YA series. In fact, the only reason I’ve read past the first novel is due to […]