Posts Categorized: Rachel Hawkins

Aug 27
Top Ten Tuesday # 18: Best Secondary Characters

Top Ten Tuesday # 18: Best Secondary Characters

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: Secondary Characters I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore: Bernie Kosar – he only LOOKS like a beagleThe Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa: Jackal, the dangerous “blood brother”Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell: Reagan, the brusque, sometimes surly college roommate. (Note: I’m only halfway done, so if Reagan becomes a bitch, we will have to scratch this one… 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 »


May 06
Review: School Spirits by Rachel Hawkins

Review: School Spirits by Rachel Hawkins

How come Rachel Hawkins has slid under my radar until now?  I’ve heard of her, of course, but somehow I’ve managed to not read any of her books until School Spirits.  That will change, because I’m happy to tell you that School Spirits was wonderful. Izzy Brannick comes from a long line of ass-kicking monster slayers.  But with the mysterious disappearance of Izzy’s sister, Finn, it’s up to Izzy and her mother to hop from town to town, dispatching evil… 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 »