Posts Categorized: Amy Tintera

Jun 25
Top Ten Tuesday # 11: Best Books Read in 2013

Top Ten Tuesday # 11: Best Books Read in 2013

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is:  Top Ten: Best Books Read in 2013 Looking through my review archive, I’m shocked by the number of books I’ve read in the first half of 2013.  And there are so many good ones!  Here are my top 10. The Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa: The Immortal Rules was the first book I read by Julie Kagawa,… Read more »


May 21
Top Ten Tuesday # 7: Favorite Book Covers

Top Ten Tuesday # 7: Favorite Book Covers

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and this weeks topic is:  Top Ten Favorite Book Covers If You Find Me by Emily Murdoch: Look at this girl.  You can see the suffering in her eyes.  And yet, there seems to be a strength.  She perfectly captures the character of Carey.  (My review is here.) The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton: The source of thousands of young girls’ crushes.  C. Thomas Howell, Matt… Read more »


May 14
May New Release Giveaway Hop – International

May New Release Giveaway Hop – International

May is a great month for new releases!  The winner of this giveaway hop can select from one of these fantastic books: The 5th Wave by Rick YanceyThe Passage meets Ender’s Game in an epic new series from award-winning author Rick Yancey. See my review here. Reboot by Amy TinteraFive years ago, Wren Connolly was shot three times in the chest. After 178 minutes she came back as a Reboot: stronger, faster, able to heal, and less emotional. See my… Read more »


Apr 26
May New Releases

May New Releases

May New Releases The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey. I WANT THIS BOOK!  I’ve tried everything I could think of to try to get an early copy.  Alas, no luck.  I’ll settle for my pre-order and hope that Amazon ships a day early.  (Note: I’ve read The 5th Wave since publishing this post. It was very good, but not quite the masterpiece as it’s being hyped.) You’re Scaring Me. The End Games by T. Michael Martin  I’ve read it already.  Blech.Reboot… Read more »


Apr 25
Review: Reboot by Amy Tintera

Review: Reboot by Amy Tintera

Step right up, Wren, and take your place among my list of favorite heroines.  I suspect stoic, petite Wren, who also happens to be a total bad-ass and, ummm, DEAD, will join the list of many other readers’ favorite YA heroines, too.  Combine Wren with the more emotional but equally dead Callum, and you’ve got the makings of a fabulous, unforgettable couple.  Wren is much stronger than Callum, both physically and mentally, and her biggest challenge as Callum’s human-capturing trainer… Read more »