Category: Supernatural


4 stars to School’s Out – Forever by James Patterson

Posted 23 December, 2013 by katheryn13 in Fantasy, Middle Grade, Reviews, Sci-Fi, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
4 stars to School’s Out – Forever by James Patterson

Fourteen-year-old Maximum Ride and the other members of the “Flock”–Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman and Angel–are just like ordinary kids–only they have wings and can fly. It seems like a dream come true–except that they’re being hunted by half-human, half-wolf “Erasers” who can fly, too. In Book 2 of the series, the Flock members are taken under the wing of an FBI agent and try to live “normal” lives by going to school, making friends–and continuing their relentless search for their parents. But the Erasers return, […]


4 stars to Grave Doubts & Heaven Sent (The Mediator 5&6) by Meg Cabot

Posted 19 December, 2013 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Reviews, Romance, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
4 stars to Grave Doubts & Heaven Sent (The Mediator 5&6) 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 “Grave Doubts”, Suze has to contend with fellow ghost-hunter, Paul Slater, who gives her a deadly ultimatum. Unless she dates him, he’ll send Jesse into the afterlife – for good. Paul may be totally hot, but Susannah Simon will not be bossed around. Let the games begin…In “Heaven Sent”, all Suze’s […]


4 stars to Frost Hollow Hall by Emma Carroll

Posted 19 December, 2013 by katheryn13 in Paranormal, Reviews, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
4 stars to Frost Hollow Hall by Emma Carroll

The gates to Frost Hollow Hall loomed before us. They were great tall things, the ironwork all twisted leaves and queer-looking flowers. And they were very definitely shut. Tilly’s heart sinks. Will’s at the door of their cottage, daring her to come ice-skating up at Frost Hollow Hall. No one goes near the place these days. Rumour has it that the house is haunted . . . Ten years ago the young heir, Kit Barrington, drowned there in the lake. But Tilly never turns down […]


5 stars to Daylighters (#15 The Morganville Vampires) by Rachel Caine

5 stars to Daylighters (#15 The Morganville Vampires) by Rachel Caine

While Morganville, Texas, is often a troubled town, Claire Danvers and her friends are looking forward to coming home. But the Morganville they return to isn’t the one they know; it’s become a different place—a deadly one… Something drastic has happened in Morganville while Claire and her friends were away. The town looks cleaner and happier than they’ve ever seen it before, but when their incoming group is arrested and separated—vampires from humans—they realize that the changes definitely aren’t for the better. It seems that […]


Zombies: Why the brains? Check out @DefinitionHouse’s #YA Kickstarter project #DeadNewWorld to find out!

Zombies: Why the brains? Check out @DefinitionHouse’s #YA Kickstarter project #DeadNewWorld to find out!

Here at BookNerds we’re pleased to be hosting Dead New World by Ryan Hill. Check it out…Zzzzzzzzombies! DEAD NEW WORLD Zombies aren’t mindless anymore. They follow orders. And if Holt and Ambrose want to kill some undead, they’ll do the same. But when a routine mission goes horribly wrong, the best friends’ lives are flayed to the bone. Now there’s only one light in the darkness of Holt’s life, and when she’s taken, he’ll do anything to get her back. Even if that means defying […]


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 Antigoddess (Goddess War #1) by Kendare Blake

Posted 19 November, 2013 by katheryn13 in Mature, Reviews, Romance, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
4 stars to Antigoddess (Goddess War #1) by Kendare Blake

He was Apollo, the sun, and he’d burn down anything that tried to hurt her… Cassandra and Aidan are just your average high-school couple. Or so Cassandra believes. Blissfully unaware that she was once a powerful prophetess, Cassandra doesn’t even know thats god exist… Until now. Because the gods are dying – and Cassandra could hold the answer to their survival. But Aidan has a secret of his own. He is really Apollo, god of the sun, and he will do anything to protect the […]


5 stars to Haze (The Rephaim #2) by Paula Weston

Posted 8 November, 2013 by katheryn13 in Mature, Reviews, Romance, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
5 stars to Haze (The Rephaim #2) by Paula Weston

Gaby Winters’ nightmares have stopped but she still can’t remember her old life. Still can’t quite believe she is one of the Rephaim—the wingless half-angels who can shift from place to place, country to country, in the blink of an eye. That she was once the Rephaim’s best fighter. That demons exist. That Rafa has stayed.
But most of all, she can’t quite believe that her twin brother, Jude, might be alive.
And Gaby can’t explain the hesitancy that sidetracks the search for him, infuriates Rafa, and […]


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 […]