Category: Paranormal


5 stars to The Fiery Heart (Bloodlines #4) by Richelle Mead

5 stars to The Fiery Heart (Bloodlines #4) by Richelle Mead

WHEN PULSES QUICKEN NO SECRET IS SAFE. Sydney always believed that alchemists were born to protect vampire secrets and human lives – until she met Marcus and turned her back on everything she once knew. But she’s not free yet. When her sister Zoe arrives, Sydney can only tell her half-truths about her past. And with every word she risks exposure – and the fatal consequences. Consumed by passion and vengeance, Sydney must choose her path once and for all. Even if that means harnessing […]


4 stars to Mean Spirits & Young Blood (The Mediator #3-4) by Meg Cabot

Posted 3 November, 2013 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Reviews, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
4 stars to Mean Spirits & Young Blood (The Mediator #3-4) by Meg Cabot

Meet Susannah Simon: she’s a typical teenage girl who just happens to be a ghost-hunter …oh, and she’s also dead-over-heels for Jesse – the sexiest spook ever! But can this girl get her ghost? In “Mean Spirits”, Suze is all set to spend a relaxing summer on the beach, until she runs into the vengeful ghosts of four high-school students. She must use her mediating skills to guide these ghouls through the afterlife and stop them wreaking havoc in the present. In “Young Blood”, Suze […]


5 stars to Shadows by Paula Weston

5 stars to Shadows by Paula Weston

It’s been almost a year since Gaby Winters was in the car crash that killed her twin brother, Jude. Her body has healed in the sunshine of Pandanus Beach, but her grief is raw and constant. It doesn’t help that every night in her dreams she kills demons and other hell-spawn. And then Rafa comes to town. Not only does he look exactly like the guy who’s been appearing in Gaby’s dreams, he claims a history with her brother that makes no sense. Gaby is […]


3.5 stars to Ever by Jessa Russo

3.5 stars to Ever by Jessa Russo

  Seventeen-year-old Ever’s love life has been on hold for the past two years. She’s secretly in love with her best friend Frankie, and he’s completely oblivious. Of course, it doesn’t help that he’s dead, and waking up to his ghost every day has made moving on nearly impossible. Frustrated and desperate for something real, Ever finds herself falling for her hot new neighbor Toby. His relaxed confidence is irresistible, and not just Ever knows it. But falling for Toby comes with a price that […]


4.5 stars to The Liberator (Dante Walker #2) by Victoria Scott

4.5 stars to The Liberator (Dante Walker #2) by Victoria Scott

Bad boy, meet bad girl. Dante has a shiny new cuff wrapped around his ankle, and he doesn’t like that mess one bit. His new accessory comes straight from Big Guy himself and marks the former demon as a liberator. Despite his gritty past and bad boy ways, Dante Walker has been granted a second chance. When Dante is given his first mission as a liberator to save the soul of seventeen-year-old Aspen, he knows he’s got this. But Aspen reminds him of the rebellious […]


4.5 stars to Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake

4.5 stars to Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake

Cas Lowood, armed with his late father’s athame knife, kills ghosts. In Thunder Bay, Anna, forever 16, drips blood on her white dress from throat slit in 1958, and rips apart anyone who enters her house – except Cas. He makes new friends – high school queen Carmel, jock Will, admiring nerd Thomas and Tom’s voodoo grandpa Morfran – to fight this demon.       Review: This was an interesting story about a guy ghost hunter and Anna, a girl who was murdered 50 […]


4.5 stars to Love You to Death & High Stakes (The Mediator #1-2) by Meg Cabot

Posted 8 October, 2013 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Reviews, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
4.5 stars to Love You to Death & High Stakes (The Mediator #1-2) by Meg Cabot

Meet Susannah Simon: she’s a typical teenage girl, who just happens to be a ghost-hunter …oh, and she’s also dead-over-heels for Jesse – the sexiest spook ever! But can this girl get her ghost? In “Love You to Death”, Suze arrives in California and has barely unpacked when her mediator skills are put to the test. A vicious spirit in her new school is hell-bent on making her life a complete nightmare, but Suze is more than ready to kick some serious ghost butt if […]


5 stars to Awaken (Abandon Trilogy #3) by Meg Cabot

5 stars to Awaken (Abandon Trilogy #3) by Meg Cabot

Seventeen-year-old Pierce Oliviera knew that by accepting the undying love of John Hayden she’d be forced to live forever in the one place she’s always dreaded most: the Underworld. The sacrifice seemed worth it, but now her happiness and safety in the realm are threatened. The Furies have discovered that John has broken one of their strictest rules and revived a dead soul. If the balance of life and death isn’t restored, both the Underworld and Pierce’s home on Earth will be wiped out by […]


5 stars to Sweet Peril (The Sweet Trilogy #2) by Wendy Higgins

5 stars to Sweet Peril (The Sweet Trilogy #2) by Wendy Higgins

Anna Whitt, the daughter of a guardian angel and a demon, promised herself she’d never do the work of her father—polluting souls. She’d been naive to make such a vow. She’d been naive about a lot of things. Haunted by demon whisperers, Anna does whatever she can to survive, even if it means embracing her dark side and earning an unwanted reputation as her school’s party girl. Her life has never looked more bleak. And all the while there’s Kaidan Rowe, son of the Duke […]


3 stars to The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black

3 stars to The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black

Tana lives in a world where walled cities called Coldtowns exist. In them, quarantined monsters and humans mingle in a decadently bloody mix of predator and prey. The only problem is, once you pass through Coldtown’s gates, you can never leave. One morning, after a perfectly ordinary party, Tana wakes up surrounded by corpses. The only other survivors of this massacre are her exasperatingly endearing ex-boyfriend, infected and on the edge, and a mysterious boy burdened with a terrible secret. Shaken and determined, Tana enters […]


3 stars to Death and Detention by M.T. Harrte

Posted 8 September, 2013 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Reviews, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
3 stars to Death and Detention by M.T. Harrte

In a sleepy Mississippi town, a slew of mysterious murders are setting the town on edge, and everyone is worried they will be claimed as the next victim. Seventeen year old Jessica St. Claire, a normal girl living in an abnormal place, dreams of finally being accepted by her world renowned family of necromancers and will do just about anything to prove she is worthy of the name St. Claire. The bodies keep multiplying so the police finally turn to Jessica’s detective brother to aid […]


5 stars to Hover (The Taking #2) by Melissa West

Posted 4 September, 2013 by katheryn13 in Dystopian, Paranormal, Reviews, Romance, Sci-Fi, YA / 0 Comments
5 stars to Hover (The Taking #2) by Melissa West

On Earth, seventeen-year-old Ari Alexander was taught to never peek, but if she hopes to survive life on her new planet, Loge, her eyes must never shut. Because in this world, pleasure is everything, held up by a ruling body that keeps their people in check by giving them what they want and closing their eyes to what’s really happening around them. The only hope Loge has is to move its people to Earth, and they have a plan. Thousands of humans crossed over to […]


5 stars to The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

Posted 30 August, 2013 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Reviews, Romance, Sci-Fi, YA / 0 Comments
5 stars to The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. And after the 3rd, only the unlucky survive. After the 4th wave, only one rule applies: trust no one. Now, it’s the dawn of the 5th wave. On a lonely stretch of highway, Cassie runs from Them. The beings who only look human, who roam the countryside killing anyone they see. Who have scattered Earth’s last survivors. To stay alone is to stay alive, until Cassie meets Evan Walker. Beguiling and […]


5 stars to Origin by Jennifer L. Armentrout

5 stars to Origin by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Daemon will do anything to get Katy back. After the successful but disastrous raid on Mount Weather, he’s facing the impossible. Katy is gone. Taken. Everything becomes about finding her. Taking out anyone who stands in his way? Done. Burning down the whole world to save her? Gladly. Exposing his alien race to the world? With pleasure. All Katy can do is survive. Surrounded by enemies, the only way she can come out of this is to adapt. After all, there are sides of Daedalus […]


4.5 stars to Quicksilver (Ultraviolet #2) by R.J Anderson

Posted 26 August, 2013 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Reviews, Sci-Fi, YA / 0 Comments
4.5 stars to Quicksilver (Ultraviolet #2) by R.J Anderson

Back in her hometown, Tori Beaugrand had everything a teenaged girl could want—popularity, money, beauty. But she also had a secret. A secret that could change her life in an instant, or destroy it. Now she’s left everything from her old life behind, including her real name and Alison, the one friend who truly understood her. She can’t escape who and what she is. But if she wants to have anything like a normal life, she has to blend in and hide her unusual… talents. […]