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2012 DAC

  • Book Reviews

    Review: “The Selection,” Kiera Cass

    August 26, 2012

    Initially, I had trouble getting into this one – and I mean A LOT of trouble. Right up until America gets into the palace, this book was dry and hollow. It was almost enough to make…

  • Book Reviews

    Review: “Hemlock,” Kathleen Peacock

    July 23, 2012

    Kathleen Peacock has managed to rejuvenate the werewolf YA genre with her debut, Hemlock! A fast-paced and interesting story that had me turning pages well into the night. This book was part of my 2012 Debut…

  • Book Reviews

    Review: “Wrecked,” Anna Davies

    May 7, 2012

    My main problem with Wrecked was that I didn’t connect to any of its characters. The romance was rushed, the focus was not on the fantasy aspect of the book (which I wanted) and the main…

  • Book Reviews

    Review: “Illuminate,” Aimee Agresti

    April 2, 2012

    Drawn in by the stunning cover and unique premise, I picked up Illuminate as soon as there was a reading slot free on my e-reader, thanks to the lovely people in the publishing department for the…

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    Review: “Born Wicked,” Jessica Spotswood

    February 20, 2012

    A stunning read! Born Wicked hits all the right notes with its romance, magic and historical New England setting. Readers of Michelle Zink and Libba bray will delight in this 2012 debut by Jessica Spotswood. This…

  • Book Reviews

    Review: “Everneath,” Brodi Ashton

    February 15, 2012

    My thoughts on Everneath were mixed at first, but after getting through the first chunk of the novel I found I was enjoying it a lot more. Brodi Ashton has created an interesting debut read, and…