Review: The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Blackthorn Key Author: Kevin Sands Publisher: Aladdin, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Publication Date: September 2015 ISBN: 9781481446518 Synopsis from Goodreads: “Tell no one what I’ve given you.” Until he got that cryptic warning, Christopher Rowe was happy, learning how toContinue reading “Review: The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands”

Review: The Last Leaves Falling by Sarah Benwell

*Many thanks to Simon & Schuster Canada for providing this review copy to me.* Title: The Last Leaves Falling Author: Sarah Benwell Publisher: Simon & Schuster Publication Date: May 5th 2015 ISBN: 9781481430654 Synopsis from Goodreads: Japanese teenager, Sora, is diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). Lonely and isolated, Sora turns to the ancient wisdom ofContinue reading “Review: The Last Leaves Falling by Sarah Benwell”

Review: The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell

Title: The House We Grew Up In Author: Lisa Jewell Publisher: Atria Books Publication Date: August 12, 2014 ISBN: 9781476702995  Synopsis from Goodreads: Meet the Bird family. They live in a honey-colored house in a picture-perfect Cotswolds village, with rambling, unkempt gardens stretching beyond. Pragmatic Meg, dreamy Beth, and tow-headed twins Rory and Rhys all attend theContinue reading “Review: The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell”

Review of “The Forsaken” by Lisa M. Strasse

Title: The Forsaken Author: Lisa M. Strasse Publisher: Simon & Schuster BFYR Published: 2012 ISBN: 9778-1-4424-3265-9 This book has an absolutely stunning cover. It’s because of this cover that I picked up this book and purchased it in the first place. The story itself was very reminiscent of the Divergent series for me. The worldContinue reading “Review of “The Forsaken” by Lisa M. Strasse”