Sweet Evil by Wendy Higgins

Sweet Evil is the story of Anna, a quiet, naive, and sweet 16 year old girl. Everyone at school considers her the “good girl.” She doesn’t disobey her adoptive mother, Patti, and she stays away from drugs and alcohol. But…there’s always that alluring pull, as if one sip of alcohol or one hit of a […]

Posted November 27, 2012 by Allura in Book Review / 0 Comments

City of Glass by Cassandra ..

So I’ve actually read quite a few books lately but I’ve been so busy with school and work that I haven’t had time to review them. I’m hoping I can catch up over the next few weeks as the semester winds down. But anyways! This book blew my mind. The writing wasn’t spectacular and it […]

Posted November 19, 2012 by Allura in Book Review / 0 Comments

The Mortal Instruments: Cit..

So I was a little skeptical about reading The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare. I heard some mixed reviews about it; it seems people either love it or hate it. It’s the store of Clary, a seemingly ordinary fifteen year old girl. However, Clary is not at all normal. She descends from the […]

Posted November 1, 2012 by Allura in Book Review / 0 Comments

Insurgent by Veronica Roth

Insurgent is the second book in Roth’s Divergent series. Without spoiling the ending of Divergent I can give you my opinion on this second installment. This book is definitely more action-packed and there is much more character development. Tris and Four definitely have their struggles as they learn more and more about themselves and their […]

Posted October 30, 2012 by Allura in Book Review / 0 Comments

Divergent by Veronica Roth

Divergent was not what I expected to be completely frank. It was actually far more believable than I ever thought it would be. Roth does a wonderful job creating a society that could exist rationally in the future. It is far from how society is today but does not stray into a world of complete […]

Posted September 26, 2012 by Allura in Book Review / 0 Comments

Obsidian (the Lux Series) b..

If you like a series with quite a bit of action and some witty romantic comedy then this series might just be your cup of tea… Katy moves to West “by God” Virginia from Florida with her mom. Her dad passed away from cancer about three years early and her mom is looking for a […]

Posted September 17, 2012 by Allura in Book Review / 0 Comments