Tag Archive | Marissa Meyer

2016 New Release Challenge – February Update

The 2016 New Release Challenge is hosted by Lexxie @ (un)Conventional Bookviews and Stormi @ Books, Movies, Reviews! Oh My! It’s been a slow start for me when it comes to this challenge. I have plenty of new releases to get to, but with my concussion last month, I’ve been backing off e-books some. Sometimes […]

2016 Dystopia Reading Challenge – February Update

2016 Dystopia Reading Challenge – February Update

The 2016 Horror Reading Challenge is hosted by Tracy @ Cornerfolds and Claudia @ My Soul Called Life Once again, I only read few books that featured dystopias of some sort this past month. But I’m not going to stress about that. If I keep averaging a few books a month, I’ll definitely earn the […]

Review: Stars Above by Marissa Meyer

Review: Stars Above by Marissa Meyer

The enchantment continues…. The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories—and secrets—that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did Cinder first arrive in New Beijing? How did the brooding soldier Wolf transform from young man to killer? When did Princess Winter and the palace guard Jacin realize their destinies? With nine stories—five of which have […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

This week’s loot includes my first ever book club book: Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah. I’m already about 1/3 of the way through the book and I’m not sure how I feel about it. I have a sneaking suspicion that it may not be my cup of tea. I’m continuing my audio reading of Anne […]

Top Ten Tuesday #16: Top 2016 Novels I’m Looking Forward To

Top Ten Tuesday #16: Top 2016 Novels I’m Looking Forward To

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Today’s theme is supposed to be the top ten most anticipated novels of the first half of 2016 that we’re looking forward to. Sadly, I did this a month ago when the theme was debut authors for next year. So I […]

Top Ten Tuesday #12: Top 2016 Novels I’m Looking Forward To

Top Ten Tuesday #12: Top 2016 Novels I’m Looking Forward To

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Today’s theme is supposed to be top ten 2016 debut novels we’re looking forward to. I don’t really keep up-to-date on which authors are going to release their first books next year. Heck, it’s not until I’m doing my review that […]

Review: Winter by Marissa Meyer

Review: Winter by Marissa Meyer

Princess Winter is admired by the Lunar people for her grace and kindness, and despite the scars that mar her face, her beauty is said to be even more breathtaking than that of her stepmother, Queen Levana. Winter despises her stepmother, and knows Levana won’t approve of her feelings for her childhood friend—the handsome palace […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

It’s another light week at the library. For the first time, I turned in as many books as I picked up. I can’t even tell you the last time this happened. This week’s loot is: Winter by Marissa Meyer The Murder House by James Patterson & David Ellis Now, I’ll admit. I’m a bit nervous […]

New to the TBR: Winter by Marissa Meyer

New to the TBR: Winter by Marissa Meyer

Synopsis Princess Winter is admired by the Lunar people for her grace and kindness, and despite the scars that mar her face, her beauty is said to be even more breathtaking than that of her stepmother, Queen Levana. Winter despises her stepmother, and knows Levana won’t approve of her feelings for her childhood friend–the handsome […]

Review: Cress by Marissa Meyer

Review: Cress by Marissa Meyer

In this third book in the Lunar Chronicles, Cinder and Captain Thorne are fugitives on the run, now with Scarlet and Wolf in tow. Together, they’re plotting to overthrow Queen Levana and her army. Their best hope lies with Cress, a girl imprisoned on a satellite since childhood who’s only ever had her netscreens as […]