Reviews written by Jennifer Howard McCoy

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February 19, 2013
Overall rating
 
4.0
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4.0
Characters
 
4.0
Writing Style
 
4.0
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Young Adult Fiction
Quick and Enjoyable Read

Eve by Anna Carey Published by HarperTeen On Shelves Now Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: A chilling look at a crumbling world I will admit, I didn’t even know what this series was about until I received an ARC of...

February 03, 2013
Overall rating
 
3.7
Plot
 
4.0
Characters
 
4.0
Writing Style
 
3.0
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N/A
Young Adult Fiction
Enjoyed this one, but it is a bit slow

Nobody by Jennifer Lynn Barnes Published by: EgmontUSA On Shelves Now Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Assassins. Romance. Conspiracy. Need I say More? Assassins. One of my favorite topics in YA! We’ve been seeing more and more books focusing...

January 27, 2013
Overall rating
 
4.0
Plot
 
4.0
Characters
 
4.0
Writing Style
 
4.0
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N/A
Young Adult Fiction
Fun and Entertaining, but didn't live up to the hype

Cinder by Marissa Meyer Published by Feiwel and Friends On Shelves Now Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Charming (as in Prince….hehehe), Captivating, and Cool So, I finally broke down and read Cinder because I have an ARC of Scarlet, and...

January 24, 2013
Overall rating
 
2.7
Plot
 
3.0
Characters
 
2.0
Writing Style
 
3.0
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N/A
Not the book for me

When I got this one in the mail, I was so excited to start reading it because I had heard such great things about it. Unfortunately, this is one of those books that everyone seems to like but me. So, I am going against the majority when I...

January 24, 2013
Overall rating
 
4.7
Plot
 
4.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
N/A
Creepy and Mind-blowing

The Madman’s Daughter by Megan Shepherd ARC received from HarperTeen Release Date: 1-29-2013 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Maniacal, Morose, and Magnificent “I had an overwhelming feeling that the island wanted to sink its thorns into us,...

January 24, 2013
Overall rating
 
4.7
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
4.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
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N/A
Young Adult Fiction
Entertaining and Fantastic!

Pivot Point by Kasie West ARC received from HarperTeen Release Date: 2-12-2013 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Powerful, Poignant, and Perfect At some point in your life, you are going to (or have already) read Robert Frost’s poem,...

January 24, 2013
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
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N/A
Young Adult Fiction
A Fantastic Sequel!

Everbound by Brodi Ashton ARC received from HarperTeen Release Date: 1-22-2013 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Ever-lustful, Ever-heart-breaking, Ever-entertaining I was scared to start this one because I am firmly in the Team Cole category (go ahead,...

January 11, 2013
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
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N/A
Young Adult Fiction
The Bourne Identity for YA!

Altered by Jennifer Rush ARC received through trade Published by: Little Brown BFYR Release Date: On Shelves Now Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Action-packed and intriguing Danger lurking around every corner, conspiracies threatening to push...

January 11, 2013
Overall rating
 
3.0
Plot
 
3.0
Characters
 
2.0
Writing Style
 
4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)
 
N/A
Young Adult Fiction
Not the book for me

Pantomime by Laura Lam ARC received from Strange Chemistry Release Date: Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn After reading this book, I’m kind of stuck in limbo as to my impression of it. It was definitely the strangest book I have ever...

January 11, 2013
Overall rating
 
2.7
Plot
 
3.0
Characters
 
3.0
Writing Style
 
2.0
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N/A
Stars very slow, but gets better

Touch of Death by Kelly Hashway ARC received from Spencer Hill Press Release Date: January 15, 2013 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn I was so excited to start reading Touch of Death by Kelly Hashway. From the blurb, I knew it...

January 11, 2013
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
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N/A
Young Adult Fiction
There are no words!!!!

Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi ARC received from HarperTeen Release Date: 2-5-2012 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Undeniably and Irresistibly Unforgettable It might be called Unravel Me, but I want nothing more to be tangled up in...

January 11, 2013
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
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N/A
Even better than the first!

Through the Ever Night by Veronica Rossi ARC borrowed from Jen from Jenuine Cupcakes! Release Date: January 8, 2013 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Hypnotic and Thrilling, With a dash of the sweetest romance ever! Veronica Rossi—you’re...

December 12, 2012
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
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N/A
Young Adult Fiction
I loved this book!!!!!

Splintered by AG Howard eARC received by Amulet Books via Netgalley Release Date: January 1, 2013 Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Sinister, Surreal, and Seductive I’m just going to go ahead and brand this one of the BEST OF 2013,...

December 03, 2012
Overall rating
 
4.3
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
3.0
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N/A
Slow at first, but definitely worth it

Venom by Fiona Paul ARC received from Penguin at ALA On Shelves Now Reviewed by: Middle Sis Jenn The Sisters Say: Vivacious, Virulent, and Vicious Fiona Paul’s Venom is dazzling! Set amongst the foggy streets of Venice, Venom will ensnare you...

November 27, 2012 (Updated: November 27, 2012)
Overall rating
 
1.3
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1.0
Characters
 
2.0
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1.0
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Young Adult Fiction
.3Not the book for me

Unfortunately, I wasn't able to finish this book. The concept was intriguing, and I was really looking forward to diving into a book that focuses on witches. However, once I was 30% through and nothing had happened to really hook me, I gave up. I...

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