Reviews written by Jennifer Howard McCoy

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October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Plot 
 
3.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Good ending to series

Endure by Carrie Jones ARC received from Bloomsbury Children’s Release Date: 5-8-2012 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Enchanting, Endearing, and Entertaining I read the entire Need series in the last week, and I have to say, each...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
I love this series! Highly Recommend.

Dreamless by Josephine Angelini ARC Received from Harper Teen through Edelweiss Release Date: 5-29-2012 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Dazzling, Daring, and Dangerous Two days ago I read Starcrossed and could not put it down! It was the book...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Great dystopian world

Defiance by C.J. Redwine ARC received from Balzer & Bray (Harper) via Edelweiss Release Date: 8-28-2012 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Dangerous, Daunting, and Delicious! I had been eyeing the cover of Defiance for months, and when...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Young Adult Fiction
Guess I'm the minority, but I liked it

Dark Kiss by Michelle Rowen ARC received by Harlequin Teen via Netgalley Release Date: 5-22-2012 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Daunting, Delightful, and Delicious! Samantha is not the only one struck with an insatiable hunger! Read Dark...

October 19, 2012 (Updated: October 19, 2012)
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Plot/Story 
 
5.0
Illustrations (if applicable) 
 
N/A
Characters (if applicable) 
 
5.0
Editing/Design Quality 
 
N/A
Light-hearted and Sweet

Dante’s Girl by Courtney Cole ARC received from Lakehouse Press via Netgalley AVAILABLE NOW Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Deliriously delicious—I devoured it! I have recently been on a contemporary kick, which is strange for me because...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Young Adult Fiction
Slow at times, but worth the read

Chosen Ones by Tiffany Truitt ARC received from Entangled Publishing Release Date: 6-12-2012 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Charming, Cool and Captivating Set in a post-apocalyptic America, Chosen Ones follows Tess into the dark world of...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Captivating characters, Great world, some parts slow

It’s 1896 in a world reminiscent of Salem, a world where witches are hunted, imprisoned, enslaved—or they just disappear. And right in the middle of it all—the Cahill sisters, Cate, Maura, and Tess. The fate of the world rests on these three Witches and...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Steamy Romance, Great world

Oh Balthazar, you make me sigh, For you, all guys, I will deny, Your chiseled abs and brooding smirk, Make daydreaming a lifelong perk. Forget that Skye and come to me! Bite my neck and set me free! The thought of you, I am...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Haunting and Beautiful! I loved this story!

Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake Published by Tor Teen On Shelves Now Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Sinister and Superb, A sucker-punch to awaken the world of YA! So, I’ve been staring at this book for...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.3
Plot 
 
3.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Young Adult Fiction
More MG than YA

A Temptation of Angels by Michelle Zink Release Date: On Shelves NOW! ARC received from Michelle Zink and Dial Books Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Alluring and Charismatic Thank you to Michelle Zink and Dial Books for...

October 19, 2012 (Updated: October 19, 2012)
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
I LOVED THIS!!!

The Archived by Victoria Schwab ARC received from Disney Hyperion at ALA Release Date: 1-22-2013 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Brilliant, Bewitching and Beautifully Written Wow!!!! At first this was not high on my TBR list. I...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.0
Plot 
 
3.0
Characters 
 
3.0
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Young Adult Fiction
Great world, but slow and no heat

The Sweetest Dark by Shana Abe ARC received from Bantam Dell via Edelweiss Release Date: 2013 The Sisters Say: Compelling and full of intrigue, The Sweetest Dark will open your eyes to a new world of fantasy creatures. The Sweetest Dark...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
A magical world that swept me away

Skylark by Meagan Spooner eARC received from Carolrhoda Lab via Netgalley Release Date: ON Shelves Now Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Mystical, Macabre, and Mesmerizing Influenced by magic, inundated with death, and riddled with betrayal; Meagan Spooner...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Not as good as the first, but still a great read

Girl of Nightmares by Kendare Blake ARC received by Tor Teen via ALA Release Date: On Shelves Now Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: A gritty tale of ghosts and gore. “This place is the thing behind madness. ...

October 19, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Interesting mix of Scifi and Paranormal

Midnight City by J. Barton Mitchell ARC received by St. Martin’s Griffin via LibraryThing Release Date: 10-30-2012 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Mystical, Mysterious and Malevolent When I first read the synopsis for Midnight City, I was...

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