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Review: Champion – Marie Lu

Review: Champion – Marie..

Disappointed. That’s the first word that sadly came to mind as I read the last page of Champion, the end of the Legend series. I was flat out disappointed in the series as a whole which I’m well aware is a very unpopular opinion, but how I feel none the less. I really loved Legend. I loved the story and the energy and excitement. But that is where the love ended. For me, there was something missing in both Prodigy and Champion which left me feeling just meh about the series in general. Champion is the final part of Marie […]

Posted January 16, 2014 by Andi / 0 Comments
Second Chance Sunday – Lock and Key by Sarah Dessen

Second Chance Sunday – L..

I originally read and reviewed those over at Galleysmith but I thought it deserved a second look. One of my fave Dessen books for sure.   Title: Lock and Key [Amazon] Author: Sarah Dessen [website] Publisher: Speak Genre:  Contemporary Source/Type: Purchased/Paperback Stars: 4 of 5 Publisher Description: Ruby, where is your mother? Ruby knows that the game is up. For the past few months, she’s been on her own in the yellow house, managing somehow, knowing that her mother will probably never return. That’s how she comes to live with Cora, the sister she hasn’t seen in ten years, and […]

Posted July 14, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments
Review: The Madness Underneath – Maureen Johnson

Review: The Madness Underneath..

The Madness Underneath is one of those sequel books that you just have to read as soon as the opportunity arises. As luck would have it a friend sent me a copy a little bit before it was released and I jumped on that opportunity. Because you see, I LOVED The Name of the Star. I thought it was clever and mysterious and fun. As I said in my review it was an interesting concept with really likable characters and I couldn’t wait to get back entangled with them.  And man did they not disappoint. With the main mystery of […]

Posted April 17, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments