Book Review: Illuminae

Authors: Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff Published: October 20, 2015 Pages: 600 Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Received: Amazon Rating:  Summary: The year is 2575, and two rival mega-corporations are at war over a planet that’s little more than an ice-covered speck at the edge of the universe. Too bad nobody thought to warn the…

The Glittering Court

The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead Release Date:  April 5, 2016 Publisher: Razorbill (Penguin BooksUSA) Pages: 400 Received: The Best Damn Book Box Goodreads:  My Rating:  Big and sweeping, spanning from the refined palaces of Osfrid to the gold dust and untamed forests of Adoria, The Glittering Court tells the story of Adelaide, an Osfridian countess who…

Passenger

Passenger by Alexandra Bracken Release Date: January 5, 2016 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Pages: 486 Received: Amazon Goodreads Rating:  My Rating:    passage, n. i. A brief section of music composed of a series of notes and flourishes. ii. A journey by water; a voyage. iii. The transition from one place to another, across space and time….

Life and Death

Summary When Beaufort Swan moves to the gloomy town of Forks and meets the mysterious, alluring Edythe Cullen, his life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn. With her porcelain skin, golden eyes, mesmerizing voice, and supernatural gifts, Edythe is both irresistible and enigmatic. What Beau doesn’t realize is the closer he gets to her, the…