Feb 102015
 
Review: Inherit Midnight

Oh my gosh, this was such a fun read. The blurb compares it to The Amazing Race and The Westing Game (never read), but it totally reminded me of the movie Rat Race. The shenanigans some of the people get up to is just ridiculous, but still totally believable within the realm of the story. I found Avery to be a very likable character. She may have grown up in a very rich family, but she doesn’t act like it. Her main goal is to have a “normal” life with a loving support centre. Her family is really not that, […]

Jan 062015
 
Review: There Will Be Lies

This was an interesting mesh of YA contemporary, mystery, and North American fantasy. The mythology and fantasy part was completely unexpected, and I found myself wishing it wasn’t there, so I could concentrate on the contemporary mystery. The mystery portion is all about Shelby, and who she is, and what is going on with her mother. I liked the way this plotline unraveled. There were multiple twists and turns, and was very exciting. I found that I didn’t even try to guess what was coming next because I was too busy enjoying the story. In contrast, the fantasy-based part of […]