Category: Paranormal


3 stars to The Blood Keeper (The Blood Journals #2) by Tessa Gratton

Posted 11 February, 2013 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Romance, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
3 stars to The Blood Keeper (The Blood Journals #2) by Tessa Gratton

For Mab Prowd, the practice of blood magic is as natural as breathing. It’s all she’s ever known. Growing up on an isolated farm with other practitioners may have kept her from making friends her own age, but it has also given her a sense of purpose – she’s protective of the magic, and is able to practice it proudly and happily out in the open with only the crows as her companions. But one morning while Mab is attempting a particularly tricky spell, she […]


5 Stars to Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

5 Stars to Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

A zombie who yearns for a better life ends up falling in love—with a human—in this astonishingly original debut novel. R is a zombie. He has no memories, no identity, and no pulse, but he has dreams. He doesn’t enjoy killing people; he enjoys riding escalators and listening to Frank Sinatra. He is a little different from his fellow Dead. Not just another zombie novel, Warm Bodies is funny, scary, and deeply moving. When I first saw the preview for Warm Bodies (the movie), I was so […]


5 stars to Underworld (Abandon Trilogy #2) by Meg Cabot

5 stars to Underworld (Abandon Trilogy #2) by Meg Cabot

Seventeen-year-old Pierce Oliviera isn’t dead. Not this time. But she is being held against her will in the dim, twilit world between heaven and hell, where the spirits of the deceased wait before embarking upon their final journey. Her captor, John Hayden, claims it’s for her own safety. Because not all the departed are dear. Some are so unhappy with where they ended up after leaving the Underworld, they’ve come back as Furies, intent on vengeance . . . on the one who sent them […]


5 stars to Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

5 stars to Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl

Since we haven’t posted a review of this yet since having the blog, here’s one for you: ———————— There were no surprises in Gatlin County. We were pretty much the epicenter of the middle of nowhere. At least, that’s what I thought. Turns out, I couldn’t have been more wrong. There was a curse. There was a girl. And in the end, there was a grave. Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small Southern town of Gatlin has ever seen, and she’s struggling to conceal […]


5 stars to Opal (Lux #3) by Jennifer L Armentrout

5 stars to Opal (Lux #3) by Jennifer L Armentrout

No one is like Daemon Black. When he set out to prove his feelings for me, he wasn’t fooling around. Doubting him isn’t something I’ll do again, and now that we’ve made it through the rough patches, well… There’s a lot of spontaneous combustion going on. But even he can’t protect his family from the danger of trying to free those they love. After everything, I’m no longer the same Katy. I’m different… And I’m not sure what that will mean in the end. When each […]


5 Stars to Keir by Pippa Jay

5 Stars to Keir by Pippa Jay

Outcast. Cursed. Dying. Is Keir beyond redemption? For Keirlan de Corizi–the legendary ‘Blue Demon’ of Adalucien–death seems the only escape from a world where his discolored skin marks him as an oddity and condemns him to life as a pariah. But salvation comes in an unexpected guise: Tarquin Secker, a young woman who can travel the stars with a wave of her hand. But Quin has secrets of her own. She’s spent eternity searching through space and time with a strange band of companions at […]


5 Stars to Gravity by Melissa West

Posted 17 December, 2012 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Paranormal Romance, Reviews, YA / 0 Comments
5 Stars to Gravity by Melissa West

  In the future, only one rule will matter: Don’t. Ever. Peek. Seventeen-year-old Ari Alexander just broke that rule and saw the last person she expected hovering above her bed — arrogant Jackson Locke, the most popular boy in her school. She expects instant execution or some kind of freak alien punishment, but instead, Jackson issues a challenge: help him, or everyone on Earth will die. Ari knows she should report him, but everything about Jackson makes her question what she’s been taught about his […]


Review: 5 Stars to BITTER BLOOD by Rachel Caine

Posted 23 November, 2012 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Paranormal Romance, Reviews, YA / 0 Comments
Review: 5 Stars to BITTER BLOOD by Rachel Caine

For years, the human and vampire residents of Morganville, Texas, have managed to co-exist in peace. But now that the threat to the vampires has been defeated, the human residents are learning that the gravest danger they face is the enemy within… Thanks to the eradication of the parasitic creatures known as the draug, the vampires of Morganville have been freed of their usual constraints. With the vampires indulging their every whim, the town’s human population is determined to hold on to their lives by […]


5 stars for The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

Posted 25 October, 2012 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Reviews, YA / 0 Comments
5 stars for The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

Mara Dyer doesn’t think life can get any stranger than waking up in a hospital with no memory of how she got there. It can. She believes there must be more to the accident she can’t remember that killed her friends and left her mysteriously unharmed. There is. She doesn’t believe that after everything she’s been through, she can fall in love. She’s wrong. 5/5 Stars. The Unbecoming Of Mara Dyer is one of those books that can keep you up all night because you […]


4 stars for Dreaming Awake (Falling Under #2) by Gwen Hayes

Posted 24 October, 2012 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Reviews, YA / 0 Comments
4 stars for Dreaming Awake (Falling Under #2) by Gwen Hayes

She fell for him in a nighttime world. But the time for dreaming is past—and the here-and-now can be just as fragile their love… When Theia Alderson first encountered a mysterious, handsome boy in her dreams, she never imagined how finding Haden Black—and falling in love—could change her life. To save Haden, Theia sacrificed everything. And the dangerous bargain she made could have lasting repercussions. Now Theia has returned to Serendipity Falls, and she finds herself struggling with the same deadly hungers that have tortured […]