Review: Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake

Posted September 22, 2016 by Sabrina in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake

ReviewShort and Sweet:Three Dark Crowns is easily a top 2016 read for me. Loved it! I highly recommend it to fantasy lovers looking for a deliciously, dark new series.To Elaborate…Three ‘dark’ sister queens with powers and magic who have to fight to the death for the crown? Yes, please! From the moment I heard about […]

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Review: Vassa in the Night by Sarah Porter

Posted September 21, 2016 by Sabrina in Reviews / 3 Comments
Review: Vassa in the Night by Sarah Porter

ReviewShort and Sweet:What a weird, WEIRD, WONDERFUL book! I’ve truly never read a thing like it ever before and I doubt that I will ever again.To Elaborate…Vassa in the Night is not going to be for everyone. In fact, it may not be for most. I certainly had moments where I wondered what in the […]

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Blog Tour: Pasadena by Sherri L. Smith

Posted September 20, 2016 by Samantha in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Blog Tour: Pasadena by Sherri L. Smith

Hi everyone! Welcome to my stop on the PASADENA blog tour!ReviewPrior to starting Pasadena, people had been comparing it to Veronica Mars, and I absolutely agree. If you love the noir, dirty underbelly side to mystery shows, Pasadena is exactly what you need. The story opens with Maggie’s death which the authorities rule a suicide, […]

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Review: The Row by J.R. Johansson

Posted September 12, 2016 by Samantha in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: The Row by J.R. Johansson

ReviewThe majority of Riley Beckett’s interactions with her father have taken place in the visiting room of a prison. Her father is on death row, a convicted serial killer, and for years, he has sworn his innocence. When the execution date looms darker than ever, her father confesses his guilt to her, but then takes […]

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Review: Nemesis by Anna Banks

Posted September 8, 2016 by Samantha in Reviews / 5 Comments
Review: Nemesis by Anna Banks

ReviewShort and Sweet:Though there were times I struggled to connect with the story, I overall really enjoyed this unique world, tension filled romance, and exciting plot.To Elaborate…Princess Sepora is one the run. As the last Forger in five kingdoms, her father wants to use her as a weapon for war. Sepora refuses that fate, so […]

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WOW: Useless Bay by M.J. Beaufrand

Posted September 7, 2016 by Samantha in Waiting On Wednesday / 2 Comments
WOW: Useless Bay by M.J. Beaufrand

Waiting On Wednesday is hosted by Breaking The Spine .I requested a review copy of this as soon as I heard about it (and I can’t wait to read it!). Quintuplets?! Murder mystery?! Magical realism?!?! Yes, please.“A gritty, psychological thriller about a mythic set of sixteen-year-old quintuplets searching for a young boy.On Whidbey Island, the Gray […]

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September Giveaway: Paula Stokes Bundle! (US Only)

Posted September 3, 2016 by Samantha in Giveaways / 3 Comments
September Giveaway: Paula Stokes Bundle! (US Only)

Hi everyone! For this month’s giveaway, I’m giving away a bundle of Paula Stokes books! Every book pictured in the header could be yours, including her most recent release, VICARIOUS. If you’re a fan of romance, mystery, thrillers, or contemporaries (or all of the above!), then this giveaway is for you. And if you need […]

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Reading Without Walls Blog Tour

Posted September 2, 2016 by Samantha in Blog Tours / 1 Comment
Reading Without Walls Blog Tour

Hi everyone! Welcome to my stop on the Reading Without Walls Blog Tour!Secret Coders (#1) and Secret Coders: Paths & Portals (#2)Coding is so new to me, but I love the idea of it. The Secret Coders series is a perfect introduction to coding and to a fun story. The graphic novel approach is excellent […]

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Listed: Mini-Reviews (#2)

Posted August 25, 2016 by Samantha in Listed: Mini Reviews / 3 Comments
Listed: Mini-Reviews (#2)

Hello!Welcome to the second installment of Listed! I’m so glad that Sabrina created this feature, and if you’re new to it, here’s a little description from her: “I’m a big fan of other blogs that write short ‘mini-reviews’ so Listed is The Forest of Words and Pages’ version of fast reviews. Whether I loved these […]

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