Publisher: Speak

Book Review: Wake Unto Me

Book Review: Wake Unto Me

  Gothic intrigue, ghosts, romance, and so much more abound in this refreshing YA paranormal romance novel. And by refreshing.. I mean REFRESHING. Within most YA paranormal romance novels, readers are constantly met with the same formulas over and over again. At first, I was afraid that Wake Unto Me would fall into this category. But I was wrong.. so very wrong. Caitlyn has had very vivid and scary dreams since she was young. But not knowing who to turn to, she has learned to keep them to herself. Her friends think she is strange. Her family basically want to have her committed. […]

Posted March 28, 2011
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Book Review: Trance

Book Review: Trance

  Trance is a multi-leveled novel that once I picked it up, I really did not want to put it down. Originally, I was drawn to Trance due to the summary sounding very similar to Lisa McMann's Wake series. But once I got deeper into the novel, it was quickly clear that while similarities are there, the two novels are quite different. Trance centers around Ashlyn, a young girl who has seen her share of misery from the visions she foresees. Not much is known about the trances, but one thing is certain, the outcome is not a happy one. The premise is engaging. […]

Posted January 27, 2011
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