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Review – If I Stay by Gayle Forman

Review – If I Stay by Gayle Forman

REVIEW: I have no words that I can use to describe this book. It was that good. Even better than good. It was one of the few books that was written well enough to make me cry. If I Stay is about a girl who plays the cello, Mia, whose life is affected by a devastating car crash. With all her immediate family members no longer alive, she debates if she should stay or leave everything, including her devoted rocker boyfriend, Adam, and best friend, […]

Posted July 15, 2014 by Emz Chang in review / 1 Comment

Review – Fighting for Infinity

Review – Fighting for Infinity

TITLE: Fighting for Infinity AUTHOR: Karen Amanda Hooper SERIES: Kindrily #3 TYPE & SOURCE: Brought e-book SYNOPSIS: Every moment, every lifetime, every decision—including her choice to erase—has led Maryah to this.Two outcomes are possible: an infinite happy-ever-after with her kindrily or the final severing of her relationship with Nathan.Closer to the enemy than ever before, Maryah unravels the diabolical plan that Dedrick has been manipulating into place for centuries. Revelations, secrets, and lies surface faster than Maryah can process. She doesn’t know who to trust, what to believe, or […]

Posted May 6, 2014 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments

Review – UNBREATHABLE

Review – UNBREATHABLE

*NOTE: I received an eARC for free. This in no way influenced my opinion about it. TITLE: Unbreathable AUTHOR: Hafsah Laziaf TYPE & SOURCE: eARC from author   SYNOPSIS: One hundred and fifty years ago, Earth was destroyed, and the remaining humans fled to the dusty red planet of Jutaire, where the only oxygen is manufactured, food is scarce, and death strikes often. When Lissa’s father discovers Earth still exists, she accidentally inhales the toxic air of Jutaire, and in one breath, discovers she isn’t quite human.Her […]

Posted October 24, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 4 Comments

Review – The Fault in Our Stars

Review – The Fault in Our Stars

Okay, so I received this book from one of my best friends for my birthday back in June.But I haven’t gotten the chance to read and review until now.So here we are. TITLE: The Fault in Our Stars AUTHOR: John Green SOURCE: Gift from friendTYPE: Hardcover, Collector’s Edition SYNOPSIS: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at […]

Posted August 23, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 2 Comments

Review – PERFECT SCOUNDRELS

Review – PERFECT SCOUNDRELS

TITLE: PERFECT SCOUNDRELS AUTHOR: Ally Carter SERIES: Heist Society (#3) TYPE & SOURCE: Hardcover from library Hi SYNOPSIS: Katarina Bishop and W.W. Hale the fifth were born to lead completely different lives: Kat comes from a long, proud line of loveable criminal masterminds, while Hale is the scion of one of the most seemingly perfect dynasties in the world. If their families have one thing in common, it’s that they both know how to stay under the radar while getting-or stealing-whatever they want. No matter the risk, the […]

Posted April 26, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments

Review – HEIST SOCIETY

Review – HEIST SOCIETY

TITLE: HEIST SOCIETY AUTHOR: Ally Carter SERIES: Heist Society TYPE & SOURCE: Hardcover from library f SYNOPSIS: When Katarina Bishop was three, her parents took her on a trip to the Louvre…to case it. For her seventh birthday, Katarina and her Uncle Eddie traveled to Austria…to steal the crown jewels. When Kat turned fifteen, she planned a con of her own—scamming her way into the best boarding school in the country, determined to leave the family business behind. Unfortunately, leaving “the life” for a normal life proves […]

Posted April 4, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments

Review – DOUBLE CROSSED

Review – DOUBLE CROSSED

TITLE: DOUBLE CROSSED: A Spies and Thieves Story AUTHOR: Ally Carter SERIES: Crossover between the Gallagher Girls and Heist Society series (both by Ally Carter) SYNOPSIS: Macey McHenry—Glamorous society girl or spy-in-training?W.W. Hale V—Heir to an American dynasty or master thief?There are two sides to every coin. Whether these two can work together is a tossup.Born into privilege, Macey and Hale are experts at mingling with the upper class. But even if they’ve never raised an eyebrow at the glitz, neither teenager has ever felt at home with […]

Posted January 23, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments

Review – MARK OF ATHENA

Review – MARK OF ATHENA

Before Reading I… WARNING: This review contains spoilers for The Son of Neptune. After reading The Son of Neptune, I could not wait for the next book. After waiting nearly a year for The Mark of Athena, I can say that I was not disappointed. There were three main reasons why I wanted to read this book.I wanted to see Percy and Annabeth’s reunion. And Renya and Jason’s?The Greeks and the Romans would meet in this book. They don’t exactly have a history of getting along. How […]

Posted November 2, 2012 by Emz Chang in review / 1 Comment