Reviews written by Samantha Martin Hiatt

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April 02, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Deity by Jennifer L. Armentrout (Convenant #3)

P In Deity we dive deeper into Alex’s world. Her birthday is coming up and she is afraid of what is going to happen when she Awakens. Seth seems to be changing, the more marks that she receives, the more hungry for power he is. Alex thinks...

April 02, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Pure by Jennifer L. Armentrout (Covenant #2)

“Aw, did you just fall?” “No.” I rolled onto my back, wincing. “I attacked the floor.” ? Jennifer L. Armentrout, Pure Being a half-blood Apollyon-in-training, is not all it is cracked up to be. Alex is “fated” to be Seth’s other half, but her heart...

April 02, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Half-Blood by Jennifer L. Armentrout (Convenant #1)

“Okay. I’m ready to move onto something else, like practicing with knives or defense against the dark arts. Cool things.” “Did you just quote Harry Potter?” ? Jennifer L. Armentrout, Half-Blood Half-Blood does not disappoint. Alex is a strong, independent heroine. She feels everything so...

April 02, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Greta and the Goblin King

Greta and the Goblin King is a captivating fantasy that draws you in right from the start. Greta and Issac have an intense bond that only gets stronger as the story progresses. Greta fights the bond because she still has the hope that she will find a way home, but...

February 04, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Opal by Jennifer L. Armentrout (Lux #3)

Opal“Oh, for the love of backwoods babies everywhere” ? Jennifer L. Armentrout, Opal Dawson is back, but he is not whole. Beth is still a prisoner of Daedalus, and he will do anything to get her back. ...

January 29, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Onyx by Jennifer L. Armentrout (Lux #2)

Onyx“What was that?” he whispered, eyes narrowed. There was no mistaking the amusement in the tilt to his lips, though. “Very bad kitty…” ? Jennifer L. Armentrout, Onyx Katy and Daemon are heating things up in the second installment of the Lux series. Katy does...

January 27, 2013
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout (Lux #1)

“I hate you and your freaky alien powers.” ? Jennifer L. Armentrout, Obsidian Katy had no idea that when her and her mom moved to the sleepy little town in West Virginia her life would get turned upside down and thrown sideways. Katy just wanted to...

January 16, 2013 (Updated: January 16, 2013)
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Covet by Melissa Darnell (The Clann #2)

“I’m not perfect. And I don’t have to be. I can figure it out as I go, and as long as I do the best I can, it’s okay if I still screw up.” ? Melissa Darnell, Covet Savannah’s world is getting complicated beyond imaging. On...

January 04, 2013
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Crave by Melissa Darnell (The Clann #1)

Crave by Melissa Darnell (The Clann #1) January 4, 2013 by Teen Blurb Crave by Melissa Darnell (The Clann #1)“No, no time for guilt right now. I had to focus on passing this test, and then we could go home. Just one test...

December 29, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
What We Saw at Night by Jacquelyn Mitchard

Advanced Review Release Date January 8th 2013 “Live Once.” -Jacquelyn Mitchard, What We Saw at Night “Allie Kim suffers from Xeroderma Pigmentosum: a fatal allergy to sunlight that confines her and her two best friends, Rob and Juliet, to the night. When freewheeling Juliet...

December 25, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Sacred by Elana K. Arnold

“…Since coming to the island, Scarlett, I’ve felt pulled closer and closer to you…like you’re the earth, and I’m the moon caught in your orbit. I can’t pull away, I don’t want to pull away.” -Elana K. Arnold, Sacred Sacred is a roller coaster of emotions. From...

December 10, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
Ascend by Amanda Hocking (Trylle #3)

“I don’t want only one night. I want all the nights. I want all of you, forever.” ? Amanda Hocking, Ascend Ascend is the dramatic conclusion to Amanda Hocking’s Trylle series. Wendy’s journey has been hard. Not only does she find out that she is a...

December 06, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Finale by Becca Fitzpatrick (Hush, Hush #4)

“I personally believe Patch scared the pants off normal, and it took off running for the far side of the world.” ? Becca Fitzpatrick, Finale Will true love conquer all… Finale is the nail biting conclusion to the Hush, Hush series. Nora and...

December 05, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Sanctum by Sarah Fine (Guards of the Shadowlands #1)

“I wanted the chance to give him something, to give him the best of me, as pathetic as it was, damaged and broken, warped at the edges, hardly worth having. I decided that if I had the chance, if he asked, if he needed, it was his.” ? Sarah...

December 01, 2012
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Until I Die by Amy Plum (Revenants #2)

“May I guess this has something to do with the particularly hot undead guy you suck face with on a regular basis?” ? Amy Plum, Until I Die Until I Die enchanted me from the very first page. Kate and Vincent have such a powerful chemistry....

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