The Body Finder (The Body Finder, #1) by Kimberly Derting

First published: March 16th, 2010 Challenges Met: Anna’s (52. A book from a series) Clean Out Your E-Reads Reading Challenge Cloak and Dagger New To You Pick Your Genre (Mystery) My Rating:  BLUF: The Body Finder is equal part mystery and YA puppy love. Overview: Violet Ambrose has a gift - she can see dead people. … Continue reading The Body Finder (The Body Finder, #1) by Kimberly Derting

Twilight (Twilight, #1) by Stephenie Meyer

First published: October 5th, 2005 2015 Popsugar RC Category: A book with bad reviews Book Format: E-book My Star Rating: BLUF: If you go into this book decided that you wont like it, you’re probably right. I put everything I heard about this book aside before reading it. Truly. Plot: Twilight follows Bella Swan after … Continue reading Twilight (Twilight, #1) by Stephenie Meyer

Hex Hall (Hex Hall, #1) by Rachel Hawkins

First published: March 2nd, 2010 2015 Popsugar RC Category: A Book Set In High School My Star Rating: BLUF: This is a light, fast-paced chick lit. If you expect this to be the new Harry Potter, you’re not going to get what you’re looking for. Plot: Hex Hall is a young adult, high school novel. … Continue reading Hex Hall (Hex Hall, #1) by Rachel Hawkins

In Odd We Trust by Dean Koontz, Illustrated by Queenie Chan

First published: June 24th, 2008 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Graphic Novel My Star Rating: BLUF: Pass on this... This book is for those already familiar with Odd Thomas, but, even then, the plot is lacking. Plot: This story has your main characters of the first book, Odd Thomas, Stormy Llewellyn (Odd’s girlfriend), Chief Wyatt Porter … Continue reading In Odd We Trust by Dean Koontz, Illustrated by Queenie Chan

Ashley Bell (Ashley Bell, #1) by Dean Koontz

First published: December 8th, 2015 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Book with More Than 500 Pages My Star Rating: BLUF: Good book for those who like to love their characters and for those who are able to remove their Dean Koontz expectations. (Good book, but not the Dean Koontz most of us adore.) **I was provided … Continue reading Ashley Bell (Ashley Bell, #1) by Dean Koontz

The Black Tongue, by Marko Hautala (Translated by Jenni Salmi)

First Published (in another language): April 28th, 2014 This Version Published: September 22nd, 2015 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Book Originally Written in Another Language My Star Rating: BLUF: This is a worthwhile read, but contains some odd (but infrequent) sexual content. **I was provided a copy of this book from netgalley.com in exchange for an … Continue reading The Black Tongue, by Marko Hautala (Translated by Jenni Salmi)

Witches Protection Program by Michael Phillip Cash

First Published: May 14, 2015 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Book with Magic My Star Rating: BLUF: Cute, quick read – great for those who enjoy a little supernatural mixed into their mystery stories. **I was provided a copy of this book from netgalley.com in exchange for an honest review** Plot: The Witches Protection Program is … Continue reading Witches Protection Program by Michael Phillip Cash

Soul and Blade (Blood and Bone, #3) by Tara Brown

First published: September 12th, 2015 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Trilogy (The Third) My Star Rating: BLUF: Satisfying wrap up to a trilogy. (Not a standalone.) **I was provided a copy of this book from netgalley.com in exchange for an honest review** The concept of this series is amazing. Jane Spears, a former spy, assassin, and … Continue reading Soul and Blade (Blood and Bone, #3) by Tara Brown

The Darkness of the Womb by Richard Knight

First Published: June 16, 2013 This Version Published: 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Book By An Author You've Never Read Before My Star Rating: BLUF: This book contains well-built characters and a walk through a fantasy world consisting of characters that represent the embodiments of human characteristics. It is bit gloomy at times, but I enjoyed … Continue reading The Darkness of the Womb by Richard Knight

Guilty Pleasures (Anita Blake, #1) by Laurell Hamilton

First Published: January 1st, 1993 2015 Popsugar RC Category: Book With Nonhuman Characters My Star Rating: BLUF: Don’t read if you’re looking for a thriller. Do read if you’re looking for a new series to delve into. It's OK as a standalone, but best for those wanting a new series. (Although, I hear it gets … Continue reading Guilty Pleasures (Anita Blake, #1) by Laurell Hamilton