Category 5 stars

BOOK REVIEW: Hunted by Meagan Spooner

Title: Hunted Author: Meagan Spooner Series: N/A Genre: Fantasy, Fairy tale Retelling, Young Adult Published: March 14th 2017 by HarperTeen Rating: 5/5 stars ★★★★★ “Fairy tales are about lessons. Those who are virtuous and true are rewarded, while those who are wicked and greedy are punished.” SYNOPSIS: Beauty knows the Beast’s forest in her bones—and […]

BOOK OF THE MONTH (Mar ’17): Kiss of Snow by Nalini Singh

I like my books with strong female leads and Kiss of Snow delivered it perfectly. Sienna is one of the strongest female heroines I’ve read about and obviously, one of my favorites. This recommendation is a salute to all amazing women out there. Just as what Lifetime’s Women’s Month station ID says, welcome to Fempire! […]

SERIES REVIEW: Legend Trilogy by Marie Lu

Series Title: Legend Author: Marie Lu Status: Completed Number of Books: 3 Genre: Young Adult Dystopia Series (Average) Rating: 4.33/5 stars ★★★★ LEGEND is a young adult dystopian series set in a future America divided into two countries: the Republic and the Colonies. The story stars two teens–both ‘legends’ in their own rights–named June and […]

BOOK OF THE MONTH (Feb ’17): More Than Forever by Jay McLean

I have read a lot of romance novels that I deemed “epic” and I have also featured them on the blog. However, there is one I haven’t yet and I can’t really recall why I haven’t gushed all over this one. This novel left a deep impact on me. I did a re-read recently, something […]

BOOK REVIEW: Gemina by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Title: Gemina Author: Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Series: The Illuminae Files #2 Genre: Sci-Fi, Young Adult Published: October 18th 2016 by Knopf Books for Young Readers Rating: 5/5 stars ★★★★★ “And blood and tears and screams did not matter anymore, because at least they are together.” SYNOPSIS: Moving to a space station at the […]

BOOK REVIEW: Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Title: Illuminae Author: Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Series: The Illuminae Files #1 Genre: Sci-Fi, Young Adult Published: October 20th 2015 by Knopf Books for Young Readers Rating: 5/5 stars ★★★★★ “You deserve every star in the galaxy laid out at your feet and a thousand diamonds in your hair. You deserve someone who’ll run […]

BOOK OF THE MONTH (SEP ’16): My Life Next Door by Huntley Fitzpatrick

I know, it’s super late to post this now but I kind of have to, as I promised I wouldn’t miss out on any months. Anyway, My Life Next Door is my first foray into the young adult genre and I loved it. It set the bar so high so it eventually became the book […]

BOOK OF THE MONTH (AUG ’16): Cry No More by Linda Howard

This book is one of my most memorable reads and also my favorite from Linda Howard. It’s simply a masterpiece. More than just being a romantic novel, it dealt with a lot of familial issues especially that of a mother’s unconditional and undying love to her child. I was touched in so many ways that […]

BOOK OF THE MONTH (MAY ’16): These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner

May is my birth month and I feel like I need to feature a book that has become special to me. These Broken Stars fit the bill. I fell in love with the cover immediately after seeing it (just look at that beautiful gown and gorgeous boy!) and fell even more in love with the […]

BOOK REVIEW: Cry No More by Linda Howard

Title: Cry No More Author: Linda Howard Series: N/A Genre: Romantic Suspense Published: May 27th 2004 by Piatkus Rating: 5/5 stars ★★★★★     SYNOPSIS: Fueled by an obsession to fill the void in other people’s lives, Milla Edge finds lost children—all the while trying to outrun the brutal emotions stemming from a tragedy in […]

BOOK OF THE MONTH (Nov ’15): Making Faces by Amy Harmon

Whenever my friends ask me for a book recommendation, I always suggest this one. It’s something that I have always been proud of sharing to them because it is just so meaningful and inspirational. The story is truly remarkable and one that will stay with you for a very long time, if not forever. This […]

BOOK REVIEW: More Than Forever by Jay McLean

Title: More Than Forever (More Than #4) Author: Jay McLean Genre: New Adult Published: July 2014, CreateSpace Rating: 5/5 stars ★★★★★ “Because it’s eternal, the rise and fall of the sun. It’s forever. Just like us” ❁❁❁ BLURB: -LUCY- There is a love so fierce it cannot be measured. A heart so strong it will […]

BOOK REVIEW: Heart of Obsidian (Psy-Changeling #12) by Nalini Singh

Title: Heart of Obsidian Author: Nalini Singh Genre: Paranormal Romance Rating: 5/5 stars ★★★★★ BACK COVER BLURB: A dangerous, volatile rebel, hands stained bloodred. A woman whose very existence has been erased. A love story so dark, it may shatter the world itself. A deadly price that must be paid. The day of reckoning is […]

BOOK REVIEW: Kiss of Snow (Psy-Changeling #10) by Nalini Singh

Title: Kiss of Snow (Psy-Changeling #10) Author: Nalini Singh Genre: Paranormal Romance Rating: 5/5 stars ★★★★★ ✤✤✤ BACK COVER BLURB: Since the moment of her defection from the PsyNet and into the SnowDancer wolf pack, Sienna Lauren has had one weakness. Hawke. Alpha and dangerous, he compels her to madness. Hawke is used to walking […]

SERIES REVIEW: Psy-Changeling by Nalini Singh (ON-GOING SERIES)

Series Title: Psy-Changeling Author: Nalini Singh Genre: Paranormal Romance Number of Books: 13 and counting (Book #14 to be released in 2015) Status: On-going Series Rating: 5/5 stars ★★★★★ ✤✤✤ Note: Psy-Changeling Series is a collection of books revolving around the same story arc but with different main characters in each one. BOOK 1: SLAVE […]