Publisher: Vintage

Review: Grey by E.L. James (@jessicadhaluska)

Review: Grey by E.L. James (@jessicadhaluska)

SO. Right off the bat, I think we need to get this out of the way: YES. I read the FIFTY SHADES trilogy, and, YES, I liked it. Guess what? I liked TWILIGHT, too. And THE HUNGER GAMES, and I bloodydamn love HARRY POTTER. If you think that means I have crap taste in books, […]

— Posted November 13, 2015 by Jessica / 17 Comments
Review: Spell Bound by Kelley Armstrong

Review: Spell Bound by Kelley Armstrong

I love Kelley Armstrong’s writing, her Otherworld universe and characters but for some reason Spell Bound just didn’t sit right with me. As enjoyable as this book was to read I struggled with the uneventful plot line, the Young Adult-esque quality of the story and the unnecessarily excessive cameos. In all honesty, the last three […]

— Posted February 18, 2013 by Carmel / 6 Comments
Review: Waking the Witch by Kelley Armstrong

Review: Waking the Witch by Kelley Armstrong

Waking the Witch would make for a badass stand-alone novel but I’d expected more from the 11th Otherworld installment. The paranormal aspects are mere parlour tricks, the pioneers of this series are MIA and the plot is more murder mystery in nature than it is Urban Fantasy. I can’t fault Kelley Armstrong’s writing, the intriguing […]

— Posted January 21, 2013 by Carmel / 5 Comments
Review: Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James

Review: Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James

I finally bought the bullet and succumbed to the hype that is the Fifty Shades trilogy. Even though this book doesn’t fall into any of the typical genres that I review; I have a feeling that many of my followers are just as curious about these books as I was. Once I started this series […]

— Posted June 9, 2012 by Carmel / 27 Comments