Month: February 2015

Soul Crossed

Soul Crossed
Posted 27 February 2015 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review This book was such a twist on the usual angels and demons storyline.  It was the kind of story that almost redefines the ideas of what is evil or what is good.  There are sometimes just no clear lines. The story opens with a bang, with Josh finding himself in Hell immediately after […]

Clockwork Prince

Clockwork Prince
Posted 22 February 2015 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review I think I enjoyed this book even more than the first, Clockwork Angel.  Now that we know Tessa, Jem, and Will, their stories are even more poignant and beautiful.  We learn so much more about Will and his past that led him to where he is today.  We learn much of Tessa’s story, too, […]

Clockwork Angel

Clockwork Angel
Posted 18 February 2015 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review Clockwork Angel is the first in the prequel trilogy to the Mortal Instruments series, set in London during the late 1800s.  There are a lot of Shadowhunter family names that are recognizable if you have read the Mortal Instruments first, as well as a few characters that were seen in those books. The Shadowhunters of […]

Comeback

Comeback
Posted 18 February 2015 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review As always, this is a book that brought me to tears.  As much as I love a good hockey book, this series is about so much more than that.  They are emotionally charged characters going through real issues.  Those issues aren’t prettied up and softened, but shown in all their raw, gritty reality. […]

The Great Zoo of China

The Great Zoo of China
Posted 10 February 2015 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

My Review I am honestly not sure how I feel about this book.  It is very reminiscent of Jurassic Park, just on a larger scale with much more intrigue and, if it is possible, more action.  The premise is fascinating, the lengths to which China would go in order to become a cultural superpower.  The prologue […]