Category: Mature


4.5 stars to Shimmer (The Rephaim #3) by Paula Weston

4.5 stars to Shimmer (The Rephaim #3) by Paula Weston

Gaby thought her life couldn’t get more complicated.She’s almost used to the idea that she’s not the nineteen-year-old backpacker she thought she was. She can just about cope with being one of the Rephaim – a 140-year-old half-angel – whose memories have been stolen. She’s even coming to grips with the fact that Jude, the brother she’s mourned for a year, didn’t die at all.But now Rafa—sexy, infuriating Rafa—is being held, and hurt, by Gatekeeper demons. And Gaby has to get the bitterly divided Rephaim […]


3.5 stars to Panic by Lauren Oliver

Posted 21 July, 2014 by katheryn13 in Contemporary, Mature, YA / 0 Comments
3.5 stars to Panic by Lauren Oliver

Panic began as so many things do in Carp, a poor town of twelve thousand people in the middle of nowhere: because it was summer, and there was nothing else to do.Heather never thought she would compete in panic, a legendary game played by graduating seniors, where the stakes are high and the payoff is even higher. She’d never thought of herself as fearless, the kind of person who would fight to stand out. But when she finds something, and someone, to fight for, she […]


4 stars to My Not So Super Sweet Life by Rachel Harris

Posted 16 July, 2014 by katheryn13 in Contemporary, Mature, Reviews, Romance, YA / 0 Comments
4 stars to My Not So Super Sweet Life by Rachel Harris

Cat Crawford just wants to be normal—or at least as normal as a daughter of Hollywood royalty can be. And it looks like fate is granting her wish: she’s got an amazing boyfriend, Lucas; her fabulous cousin, Alessandra, living with her; and her dad planning his second marriage to a great future stepmom. That is, until her prodigal mother reveals on national television that she has something important to tell her daughter…causing a media frenzy. Lucas Capelli knows his fate is to be with Cat, […]


4 stars to This Is Not A Test by Courtney Summers

4 stars to This Is Not A Test by Courtney Summers

It’s the end of the world. Six students have taken cover in Cortege High but shelter is little comfort when the dead outside won’t stop pounding on the doors. One bite is all it takes to kill a person and bring them back as a monstrous version of their former self. To Sloane Price, that doesn’t sound so bad. Six months ago, her world collapsed and since then, she’s failed to find a reason to keep going. Now seems like the perfect time to give […]


!!!TEASER!!! from Runaway by SM Knowles

Posted 9 May, 2014 by katheryn13 in Book Promo, Contemporary, Mature, YA / 0 Comments
!!!TEASER!!! from Runaway by SM Knowles

HELLO EVERYONE! We have a great surprise for all your lovely readers. Anyone a fan of SM Knowles? Well today is your lucky day. Here at Perks, we have a special teaser from her latest novel, Runaway (written as Aubrey Kendall)!Check it out below and then go add this book to your lists on Goodreads and check out the link where you can buy: EXCERPT: Another loud bang beats at the door. Her father growling as he begins to speak. “Courtney! You had best get your […]


Immortal Sin #1 by Julie Milillo – Blog Tour

Posted 12 April, 2014 by katheryn13 in Book Promo, Mature, Romance, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
Immortal Sin #1 by Julie Milillo – Blog Tour

  Welcome to the Immortal Sin and Immortal Descent blog tour. We have some fun teasers ready for you today… Check out these great books: Immortal Sin #1 Two Worlds.Three Questions.One Girl. inevitable?What lies beneath the hidden secret? Can love rise above the And most importantly, where will her fate lead her? Amanda Chaste had lived what she considered an average life in New Jersey, looked after and cared for by her grandmother. But when she accidentally meets an enigmatic stranger from out of town, […]


4 stars to Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Posted 12 March, 2014 by katheryn13 in Contemporary, Mature, Reviews, Romance, YA / 0 Comments
4 stars to Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Cath and Wren are identical twins, and until recently they did absolutely everything together. Now they’re off to university and Wren’s decided she doesn’t want to be one half of a pair any more – she wants to dance, meet boys, go to parties and let loose. It’s not so easy for Cath. She’s horribly shy and has always buried herself in the fan fiction she writes, where she always knows exactly what to say and can write a romance far more intense than anything […]


5 stars to Ignite Me (Shatter Me #3) by Tahereh Mafi

Posted 19 February, 2014 by katheryn13 in Dystopian, Mature, Reviews, Romance, Sci-Fi, Supernatural, YA / 0 Comments
5 stars to Ignite Me (Shatter Me #3) by Tahereh Mafi

Juliette now knows she may be the only one who can stop the Reestablishment. But to take them down, she’ll need the help of the one person she never thought she could trust: Warner. And as they work together, Juliette will discover that everything she thought she knew – about Warner, her abilities, and even Adam – was wrong. There may be spoilers, so beware. Review: You’re all expecting some deep and profound review, I bet. But all I want to do is cry and […]


4.5 stars to Requiem (Delirium #3) by Lauren Oliver

Posted 6 February, 2014 by katheryn13 in Dystopian, Mature, Reviews, Romance, Sci-Fi, YA / 0 Comments
4.5 stars to Requiem (Delirium #3) by Lauren Oliver

Battling against a society in which love has been declared a disease, Lena now finds herself at the centre of a fierce revolution. But the Wilds are no longer the haven they once were as the government seeks to stamp out the rebels. And Lena’s emotions are in turmoil following the dramatic return of someone she thought was lost forever… Review: Why WHY WHY did I wait so long to read this? WHY did I let other peoples ridiculous complaints about the ending put me […]


3 stars to Alice in Zombieland (White Rabbit Chronicles #1) by Gena Showalter

3 stars to Alice in Zombieland (White Rabbit Chronicles #1) by  Gena Showalter

She won’t rest until she’s sent every walking corpse back to its grave. Forever. Had anyone told Alice Bell that her entire life would change course between one heartbeat and the next, she would have laughed. From blissful to tragic, innocent to ruined? Please. But that’s all it took. One heartbeat. A blink, a breath, a second, and everything she knew and loved was gone. Her father was right. The monsters are real…. To avenge her family, Ali must learn to fight the undead. To […]


YA BOOK RELEASES 2014

WELCOME TO 2014! Once again we find ourselves in another year and more wonderful books to anticipate! Here is our list for the first half of the year  (January thru June) of books WE think you should check out! JANUARY 28th Into the Still Blue (Under the Never Sky, #3) by Veronica Rossi FEBRUARY 4th Ignite Me (Shatter Me #3) by Tahereh Mafi Alienated (Alienated, #1) by Melissa Landers Prince of Shadows by Rachel Caine 13th Vengeance (Fracture #2) by Megan Miranda 25th Fire & Flood (Fire & Flood #1) by Victoria Scott  27th Evertrue (Everneath #3) by Brodi […]


3 stars to Unbound by Georgia Bell

3 stars to Unbound by Georgia Bell

After her father dies, Rachel realizes she is scared and stuck. Scared of heights, of cars, of disasters harming the people she loves. Stuck in a life that is getting smaller by the minute. Stuck with a secret she has kept all her life: Someone has been watching over her since birth. Someone who tends to show up when she needs him the most. Someone she believes is her guardian angel.  Eaden is a 1,500-year-old immortal who wants to die. Drained by a life stretched […]


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 […]


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 […]