Tag: Romance Books

  • I Finally Finished Another Series: Twilight

    [Warning: this post may contain spoilers] I’ve done it! I’ve really done it! I have officially completed two entire series in my 26 years of existence. I spent the afternoon of Labor Day power reading the last 200 pages of Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer. And this GIF of Kristen Stewart sums up my feelings […]

  • The Lover’s Dictionary by David Levithan #Review

    The Lover’s Dictionary Released: January 2011 Publisher: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux Add to Goodreads ★★★☆☆ Synopsis: A modern love story told through a series of dictionary-style entries is a sequence of intimate windows into the large and small events that shape the course of a romantic relationship.   My Thoughts I am smitten with the […]

  • Book Report: Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl

    Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl (Caster Chronicles #1) Released: December 2009 Publisher: Little Brown and Company Add to Goodreads ★★★★☆ Synopsis: Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small Southern town of Gatlin has ever seen, and she’s struggling to conceal her power, and a curse that has haunted her family for generations. […]

  • Book Report: If I Tell by Janet Gurtler

    If I Tell by Janet Gurtler Released: October 2011 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire Add to Goodreads ★★☆☆☆ Synopsis: “It was like watching a train wreck. I wanted to look away but couldn’t take my eyes off them.” IF ONLY …If only I hadn’t gone to that party. I never would have seen what I did. Jackson […]

  • Book Report: Timeless by Alexandra Monir

    Timeless by Alexandra Monir Released: January 2011 Publisher: Random House Children’s Books Add to Goodreads ★★★☆☆ Synopsis: When tragedy strikes Michele Windsor’s world, she is forced to uproot her life and move across the country to New York City, to live with the wealthy, aristocratic grandparents she’s never met. In their old Fifth Avenue mansion […]

  • Book Report: Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

    Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver Released: March 2010 Publisher: Harper Collins Add to Goodreads ★★★★☆ Synopsis: What if you only had one day to live? What would you do? Who would you kiss? And how far would you go to save your own life? Samantha Kingston has it all: looks, popularity, the perfect boyfriend. […]

  • Book Report: 13 Days to Midnight by Patrick Carman

    13 Days to Midnight Released: April 2010 Publisher: Little, Brown Books Add to Goodreads ★★★☆☆ Synopsis: You are indestructible. Three whispered words transfer an astonishing power to Jacob Fielding that changes everything. At first, Jacob is hesitant to use the power, unsure of its implications. But there’s something addictive about testing the limits of fear. […]

  • Book Report: Dearly, Departed by Lia Habel

    Dearly, Departed by Lia Habel Released: October 2011 Publisher: Del Ray Add to Goodreads ★★★★☆ Synopsis: The year is 2195. The place is New Victoria—a high-tech nation modeled on the manners, mores, and fashions of an antique era. A teenager in high society, Nora Dearly is far more interested in military history and her country’s […]

  • Book Report: Wings by Aprilynn Pike

    Wings by Aprilynne Pike (Laurel #1) Released: May 2009 Publisher: Harper Teen Add to Goodreads ★★★☆☆ Synopsis: Laurel was mesmerized, staring at the pale things with wide eyes. They were terrifyingly beautiful—too beautiful for words. Laurel turned to the mirror again, her eyes on the hovering petals that floated beside her head. They looked almost […]

  • Dead Beautiful by Yvonne Woon

    Dead Beautiful by Yvonne Woon

    Paranormal romance books are still flooding the market thanks to the Twilight series.  It’s not my genre of choice mostly because of clichés and overdone love triangles with the main character always falling for the total creep.  But, these are not the things that describe Yvonne Woon’s Dead Beautiful.  Of all the paranormal romance books […]