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September 15, 2014
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
3.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Awesome but Somewhat Frustrating

**spoiler alert** I loved it! So very fascinating and oh so very mysterious. Incarceron is a prison that is alive with hopes and dreams of it's own....

September 15, 2014
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Engaging and Interesting

*Thanks to the publisher, Curiosity Quills Press, for the free review copy via Netgalley.* Possible Spoilers of a Minor Nature The Artful by Wilbert Stanton has become one of my favorite books of the year so far. It...

August 02, 2014
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Unexpectedly Amazing

*A thousand thanks to All Night Reads for the free review copy via Netgalley* Reincarnation is an interesting idea in itself. "Grasping at Eternity" also did a phenomenal job of approaching it. The author really is the real deal in fantasy and romance alike. ...

July 31, 2014
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Plot/Story 
 
5.0
Illustrations (if applicable) 
 
N/A
Characters (if applicable) 
 
5.0
Editing/Design Quality 
 
N/A
Young Adult Indie
Worthwhile and Lasting

*I received an ARC copy of this book via NetGalley in exchange for a review Aspen is the kind of book that sticks with you. It leaves you with a thousand unanswered questions, but the good kind. Not the kind of questions you don't want to have,...

July 31, 2014
Overall rating 
 
2.7
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
2.0
Writing Style 
 
2.0
Young Adult Fiction
Meh

This book was originally on my 'must-read' list but I'm afraid it just fell a little short to me. It's incredibly hard to love a book if you don't like its main character. Joy was immensely hard for me to like, I struggled to see where she...

July 31, 2014 (Updated: July 31, 2014)
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Plot 
 
3.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Fun and Unique

POSSIBLE SPOLIERS Seraphina is the unique story of a girl cursed, or is it blessed, with the blood and scales of her mother's dragon form. It is a curse because of the uneasy alliance between the dragons and...

July 31, 2014
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
A Better Hunger Games

I received The Testing in exchange for an honest review. I wasn't entirely sure of what to think when I picked up The Testing. Now that I've finished reading it I further wonder how people can possibly enjoy The Hunger Games so much when books like this...

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