Genre: Young Adult

Book Review: Serafina and the Twisted Staff (Serafina) by Robert Beatty

Book Review: Serafina and the Twisted Staff (Serafina) by Robert Beatty

Serafina and the Twisted Staff is the second book in author Robert Beatty’s Serafina series, about a mysterious young girl who secretly lived at the Biltmore Estate. The series is set back in time in 1899 in North Carolina, but this story has a timeless feel to it. In fact, I often forget that it’s a historical fiction […]

Book Review: Outpost & Horde (The Razorland Series) by Ann Aguirre

Book Review: Outpost & Horde (The Razorland Series) by Ann Aguirre

It’s been awhile since I read the first novel in Ann Aguirre’s Razorland trilogy, Enclave. However, it didn’t take long for me to get back into this series. The second novel, Outpost, reveals how life has changed for Deuce, Fade, and Stalker since they were taken into the town Salvation. A town at peace, most of the women cater to […]

Book Review: Execution (Escape from Furnace) by Alexander Gordon Smith

Posted June 21, 2017 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: Execution (Escape from Furnace) by Alexander Gordon Smith

“You don’t have to be perfect to be good. You can do bad things and still be a good person.” The final book in Alexander Gordon Smith’s Escape From Furnace series, Execution, finally brings Alex Sawyer and his friends face-to-face with Alfred Furnace. It’s taken five books for Alex to have this confrontation, and though enjoyable I found it […]

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: Solitary (Escape from Furnace) by Alexander Gordon Smith

Posted June 5, 2017 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: Solitary (Escape from Furnace) by Alexander Gordon Smith

“There was only Furnace. It was our world, our grave, our hell.” Book two in Alexander Gordon Smith’s Escape From Furnace series, Solitary, picks up immediately following the events of the first book. Alex and his friends have made their escape from Furnace Penitentiary, only to discover they’ve traveled deeper underground with no idea how to get to […]