Jo’s Book Review – Trial by Fire by Josephine Angelini

Title: Trial by Fire Author:  Josephine Angelini Publication Date: September 2nd 2014 Publisher: Feiwel & Friends  Part of a Series?: Yes, Book one of ‘Worldwalker’ series. Genres: Young adult, Fantasy, Romance . Love burns. Worlds collide. Magic reigns. This world is trying to kill Lily Proctor. Her life-threatening allergies keep her from enjoying many of the… Continue reading Jo’s Book Review – Trial by Fire by Josephine Angelini

Jo’s Book review – The Grownup by Gillian Flynn

  Title: The Grownup Author: Gillian Flynn  Publication Date: November 3rd 2015 Publisher: Crown Part of a Series?: No, A Standalone Genres: Horror, Thriller        A canny young woman is struggling to survive by perpetrating various levels of mostly harmless fraud. On a rainy April morning, she is reading auras at Spiritual Palms when Susan Burke… Continue reading Jo’s Book review – The Grownup by Gillian Flynn

Jo’s Book Review – The Wrong Turn by Sanjay Chopra and Namita Roy Ghose

Title: The Wrong Turn Author: Sanjay Chopra and Namita Roy Ghose Publication Date: February 1st 2017 Publisher:  Om Books International Part of a Series?: Nope Genres: Historical fiction, Romance         1944, Kohima — a small, sleepy town in northeast India. Subhash Chandra Bose and his Indian National Army (INA) along with the Japanese, are on… Continue reading Jo’s Book Review – The Wrong Turn by Sanjay Chopra and Namita Roy Ghose

Jo’s 10 reasons why you should read ‘Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe’ by ‘Benjamin Alire Sáenz’

 . Title: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Author: Benjamin Alire Sáenz Publication Date: February 21st 2012 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Part of a Series?: Yes, Book 2 is coming in 2017/2018! Genres: Young adult, Contemporary  . . . . Today I'm going to tell you peeps, 10 reasons why you… Continue reading Jo’s 10 reasons why you should read ‘Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe’ by ‘Benjamin Alire Sáenz’

Jo’s Book Review – Carry On By Rainbow Rowell

. Originally published: October 6th 2015 Author: Rainbow Rowell  Page count: 518 pages Publisher: Macmillan Genre: Young adult fiction . . Simon Snow is the worst chosen one who's ever been chosen That's what his roommate, Baz, says. And Baz might be evil and a vampire and a complete git, but he's probably right. Half… Continue reading Jo’s Book Review – Carry On By Rainbow Rowell

Jo’s Book Review – Sleeping Giants (Themis Files #1) By Sylvain Neuvel

  . Originally published: April 26th 2016 Author:  Sylvain Neuvel Page count: 304 Publisher: Penguin  Genres: Science Fiction, Adult fiction . A girl named Rose is riding her new bike near her home in Deadwood, South Dakota, when she falls through the earth. She wakes up at the bottom of a square hole, its walls… Continue reading Jo’s Book Review – Sleeping Giants (Themis Files #1) By Sylvain Neuvel