Author: Jeri Smith-Ready

Book View: Shine

Book View: Shine

Previous Reviews:  Shade / Shift   * Review and Summary may contain spoilers from previous books of the series. Read at your own risk * Short and Sweet: The Shade series has been a long standing favorite of mine. Jeri Smith-Ready is a wonderful story teller, and it never fails to amaze me how easily I fall into her books. Shine opens shortly after the events of Shift. Logan is finally at peace. Zacharty is heading back home to settle some things. Aura is picking up all the pieces from the events of the last year. Shine has a bit of […]

Posted September 11, 2012
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Book Review: Shift

Book Review: Shift

  Life for Aura is a little more than complicated. Her childhood sweetheart is a ghost. Her current crush situation is… just complicated. And all Aura wants right now is answers: What is the Shift? How does her mother fit into the equation? Logan or Zachary? All this and more await readers in the gut-wrenching sequel to Shade. Gosh, where do I begin with Shift? From the beginning, I was excited about Shift. I adored Shade. Its characters.. romance.. originality.. you name it. I literally ate Shade up. And I really expected the same from Shift. But something about this […]

Posted June 10, 2011
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Book Review: Shade

Book Review: Shade

Is it bad to say that I wasn't sad to see her boyfriend die? My head was going "Don't do it – don't have sex!!" and then.. well – read the book. Bad way to start off this review – oh well. I loved the world build-up and it's absolutely fascinating and I hope to learn more with the next novel.. I'm assuming there's a next one… I didn't quite check. I definitely think the addition of this government group becoming interested in Aura really pulls the plot into a different theme then just – how do you grieve your […]

Posted August 26, 2010
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