Tag: 4 stars

Review: The Knife of Never Letting Go

The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness Summary from Goodreads: Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in an overwhelming, never-ending stream of Noise. Just a month away from the birthday that will make him a man, Todd and his dog, Manchee — whose thoughts Todd can hear too, […]

Posted January 23, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 0 Comments

Review: The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer Smith Summary from Goodreads: Who would have guessed that four minutes could change everything? Today should be one of the worst days of seventeen-year-old Hadley Sullivan’s life. Having missed her flight, she’s stuck at JFK airport and late to her father’s second wedding, which is […]

Posted January 17, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 0 Comments

Review: Unwholly by Neal Shusterman

I named Unwind one of my favorite books of 2012, so I think it would make sense that I eventually followed up with the sequel, Unwholly. Normally, I don’t worry that sequels will live up to my expectations because I have a habit of trusting authors(sometimes overly so), but Unwind was just so good that […]

Posted January 11, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 8 Comments

Review: The Glass Castle

The Class Castle by Jeannette Walls Summary(from Goodreads): Jeannette Walls grew up with parents whose ideals and stubborn nonconformity were both their curse and their salvation. Rex and Rose Mary Walls had four children. In the beginning, they lived like nomads, moving among Southwest desert towns, camping in the mountains. Rex was a charismatic, brilliant […]

Posted December 31, 2012 by Stormy in Books / 8 Comments

Review: American Gods by Neil Gaiman

American Gods by Neil Gaiman Original Publication Date: 2001 Length: 656 pages Publisher: Headline Review Obtained Via: Bought #1 in series View at the Traffic light: After three years in prison, Shadow has done his time. But as the days, then the hours, then the minutes, then the seconds until his release tick away, he […]

Posted December 17, 2012 by Stormy in Books / 0 Comments