Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine

July 7th, 2015 Kimberly Review 82 Comments

7th Jul
Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine

Amazing world-building, brilliant characters and an overall tone of suspense throughout made Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine a thrilling read. This is the first book in the Great Library series and this dystopian fantasy delivers in spades.

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Compulsion by Martina Boone

May 22nd, 2015 Kimberly Review 61 Comments

22nd May
Compulsion by Martina Boone

Compulsion by Martina Boone is the first in her Southern Gothic series The Heirs of Watson Island. I was delighted to have the opportunity to review the audio version narrated by Joell A. Jacob. I quickly became swept up in the families, characters and secrets of Watson Island.

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Cold Burn of Magic by Jennifer Estep

May 15th, 2015 Kimberly Review 71 Comments

15th May
Cold Burn of Magic by Jennifer Estep

Did you ever start a book and know within moments that you were going to become swept up in the characters and world? This is what happened with Cold Burn of Magic the first in Jenifer Estep’s new Black Blade urban fantasy series. I devoured this tale, found a new author to love and added another urban fantasy to my must read list.

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The Novice by Taran Matharu

May 1st, 2015 Kimberly Review 76 Comments

1st May
The Novice by Taran Matharu

The Novice by Taran Matharu is the first in the Summoner series and one readers will enjoy. From the stunning cover to the supernatural creatures this young adult fantasy delivered. I will warn you the cliffy is draw dropping but I promise this one is not to be missed.

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All the Rage by Courtney Summers

April 13th, 2015 Kimberly Review 79 Comments

13th Apr
All the Rage by Courtney Summers

I have come to love Courtney Summers writing from her zombie novels to her newest novel All the Rage, a gritty and realistic look at rape and other events in a small-rural town. A poignant, beautifully written story Summers holds nothing back and once again, her writing left me breathless.

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Golden Son by Pierce Brown

January 5th, 2015 Kimberly Review 57 Comments

5th Jan
Golden Son by Pierce Brown

As many of you know, Red Rising by Pierce Brown made my top ten list for 2014. Pierce blew me away with his masterful dynamic storytelling and descriptive world building. It was with trepidation that I began the second book, Golden Son. Could Brown continue to hold me captive in this brilliant world? The answer my friends is yes! Golden Son was stunning as Darrow and his motley crew of colors moved closer to freeing society from its chains. The story was intense, with panoramic views and a flawed hero worthy to be King.

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