The Forest of Hands and Teeth By: Carrie Ryan My Rating: 3.5/5 Stars Genre: Horror, scifi, dystopia Page Count: 310 Synopsis: In Mary’s world there are simple truths. The Sisterhood always knows best. The Guardians will protect and serve. The Unconsecrated will never relent. And you must always mind the fence that surrounds the village; the … More Review: The Forest of Hands and Teeth
S.T.A.G.S. By: M.A. Bennett My Rating: 3.5/5 Stars Genre: Mystery, Thriller Page Count: 290 Synopsis: Nine students. Three bloodsports. One deadly weekend. It is the autumn term and Greer MacDonald is struggling to settle into the sixth form at the exclusive St. Aidan the Great boarding school, known to its privileged pupils as S.T.A.G.S. Just when … More Review: S.T.A.G.S.
Messenger of Fear By: Michael Grant My Rating 3/5 Stars Genre: Fantasy, suspense, mystery Synopsis: I remembered my name – Mara. But, standing in that ghostly place, faced with the solemn young man in the black coat with silver skulls for buttons, I could recall nothing else about myself. And then the games began. The Messenger … More Review: Messenger of Fear
Anna Dressed in Blood By: Kendare Blake My Rating: 4/5 Stars Genre: horror, YA, paranormal romance Synopsis: Cas Lowood has inherited an unusual vocation: He kills the dead. So did his father before him, until he was gruesomely murdered by a ghost he sought to kill. Now, armed with his father’s mysterious and deadly athame, … More Review: Anna Dressed in Blood
Stalking Jack the Ripper By: Kerri Maniscalco My Rating: 4/5 Stars Genre: Historical fiction, horror, YA Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord’s daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before her. But between the social teas and silk dress fittings, she leads a forbidden secret life. Against her stern father’s … More Review: Stalking Jack the Ripper
Three Dark Crowns By: Kendare Blake My Rating: 3.5/5 stars When kingdom come, there will be one. In every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born—three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic. Mirabella is a fierce elemental, able to spark hungry flames … More Review: Three Dark Crowns
Children of Icarus By: Caighlan Smith The first section of this review will be spoiler free. The cover tagline of this book read They promised us paradise. They promised us lies. That sounded mysterious enough to get my attention, and interesting enough for me to add it to my wish list. The story takes place in the … More Review: Children of Icarus