Posts Categorized: Melissa de la Cruz

Oct 06
Review: Frozen by Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston

Review: Frozen by Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston

I had very high expectations for Frozen.  I love Las Vegas, and I love post-apocalyptic stories, and the combination of the two was irresistible.  I’ve already had a great experience with the video game,  Fallout: New Vegas, a role-playing game set in post-apocalyptic (you guessed it) Las Vegas.  But the story in Frozen couldn’t even measure up to the story in the video game. My first inkling that I might be in for some trouble came right at the outset… Read more »


Sep 21
Stacking the Shelves # 31

Stacking the Shelves # 31

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can Ainclude books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks! Visit Tynga’s Reviews to learn more about this weekly meme. For Review Iron Traitor by Julie KagawaWitchstruck by Victoria LambCountdown by Michelle Rowen: I already read this, and I pretty much hated it…. Read more »


Jun 19
Waiting on Wednesday – Frozen by Melissa de la Cruz

Waiting on Wednesday – Frozen by Melissa de la Cruz

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  This week’s pre-publication, “can’t wait to read” is: Frozen by Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston I’m not crazy about this cover.  It looks way too peaceful for a post-apocalyptic novel, doesn’t it?  I do, however, love the sound of the synopsis which reminds me of one of my favorite video games, Fallout New Vegas.   From Goodreads synopsis: From… Read more »


Jun 18
Top Ten Tuesday # 10: Summer TBR

Top Ten Tuesday # 10: Summer TBR

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: Summer TBR Summer is the perfect time for me to sit out on my patio with a book.  These are just a few of the titles that I plan pick up this summer.  3:59 by Gretchen McNeil: Josie Byrne’s life is spiraling out of control. Her parents are divorcing, her boyfriend Nick has grown distant, and… Read more »