Category: 4 stars

The Fiery Heart by Richelle Mead Review: Forbidden romance & flaming fireballs

The Fiery Heart by Richelle Mead Review: Forbidden romance & flaming fireballs

We’ve waited four books for it, and the Sydney and Adrian chemistry in The Fiery Heart is off the charts. The Bloodlines series has been a really slow burn thus far, but this is where the romance really ramps up and they can finally be happy together in their forbidden romance. Sydney has really changed for […]

December 9, 2013 | 34 Comments
The Man Who Watched the World End by Chris Dietzel Review: You can’t get more literal than that

The Man Who Watched the World End by Chris Dietzel Review: You can’t get more literal than that

I’ve never read a dystopian like The Man Who Watched the World End, one that is set after the post apocalyptic events have occurred and not amidst the action. There are no other living humans in sight, aside from the narrator and his brother, and they are both old men nearing the end of their […]

December 5, 2013 | 19 Comments
ACID by Emma Pass Review: Kicking ass with multiple identities

ACID by Emma Pass Review: Kicking ass with multiple identities

Reminiscent of the TV show Alias and the movie SALT, ACID is a futuristic dystopian featuring a kickass main character assuming multiple identities throughout the novel, with nonstop action, romance and constant twists and turns. Jenna Strong is serving a life sentence in prison for killing her parents. Despite being the only female, she can […]

November 28, 2013 | 42 Comments
Sweet Damage by Rebecca James Review: Complex creepy psychological thriller

Sweet Damage by Rebecca James Review: Complex creepy psychological thriller

Sweet Damage is the first book I’ve read that explores agoraphobia, a debilitating, traumatising and downright scary anxiety disorder that prevents the sufferer from being in public. Rebecca James captures the sheer horror and immense anxiety that comes with the condition perfectly. Tim Ellison finds the perfect opportunity to rent a cheap room in a beautiful, […]

October 16, 2013 | 38 Comments
The Eye of Minds by James Dashner Review: Hacker vs cyberterrorist in virtual reality

The Eye of Minds by James Dashner Review: Hacker vs cyberterrorist in virtual reality

The Eye of Minds takes all the elements of an epic fantasy with a unique world, crazy creatures and whirlwind events and changes it up – by setting it in a virtual reality world. Here we experience James Dashner’s epic imagination with horrific events, fantastical happenings, scary monsters and more. Michael and his gamer friends Bryson […]

October 11, 2013 | 26 Comments
Countdown by Michelle Rowen Review: Reality TV show with psi & artificial intelligence

Countdown by Michelle Rowen Review: Reality TV show with psi & artificial intelligence

Countdown immediately caught my attention due to it’s similarities to Hunger Games, where subscribers tune in to watch a cruel reality TV show involving deaths on screen. However, it wasn’t just a direct copy – it took the main idea and changed it into something new and exciting. Instead of being forced to kill each […]

October 8, 2013 | 24 Comments