Genre: Romance

Wake by Lisa McMann

Wake by Lisa McMann

Posted August 26, 2011 in Reviews // 0 Comments

  Wake was refreshing as a short book, but even then on some counts it failed to deliver. The characters remained rather flat and a little stereotyped, and really, how many of us are taking Cabel’s sudden and magical transformation very seriously? But if you can get past the stories, McMann’s got a very interesting concept. And Janie’s best friend Carrie? She’s the worst. Getting past the intellectually shallow characters, McMann does have a very interesting concept. There are not a lot of books that delve into the dream world, and even fewer that do so without tying themselves to […]

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Witch Season – Summer & Fall by Jeff Mariotte

Witch Season – Summer & Fall by Jeff Mariotte

Posted July 30, 2009 in Reviews // 0 Comments

  I feel responsible to let it be known that I read books for characters. Mariotte’s novel is charming in a Young Adult Fantasy sort of way, making it an easy read. On the flip side, the characters are also relatively flat. Still, being the optimist I am, I found three characters to cling to. They are the characters of Daniel Blessing, Rebecca, and Josh. Note: none of these are the main character. Not abnormal for me. I tend to loathe main characters, for some indescribable reason. The main character is a girl named Kerry Profitt. Strong-willed and stubborn, she […]

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