Reviews by Amanda
On 7/28 Amanda wrote: I received the a copy of Storm Siren from the author about a month ago, and absolutely loved it. I was enchanted by the cover immediately, and have since decided to buy a hard copy of both of these e-books just because they will look oh-so-pretty on my shelf. Mary Weber delivers a story just as good ... Excellent - make sure to read book 1 first!
On 5/5 Amanda wrote: This book could have been another 500 pages long and I would have been delighted. As I was reading, I was actually dreading the fact that I was having to flip the pages because that was bringing me closer to the end… and well, clearly I didn't want that! I consumed book #1 of this series in two days, ... Excellent!
On 1/19 Amanda wrote: The Princess Spy is about a young girl who is poised to wed. She has a well supplied dowry, thanks to her titled and wealthy family, and is pretty enough to attract the attention of multiple suitors. However, none of the potential husbands-to-be succeed in fulfilling her dream of falling in love and ... Love and Justice
On 12/8 Amanda wrote: "No Greater Valor" is an incredibly well researched documentary on the Siege of Bastogne. This books goes into details on the events leading up to and provoking the siege, the significance of this battle and why the Allies went to such great strengths to hold Bastogne, and a play-by-play of the acts, ... No Greater Valor
On 11/14 Amanda wrote: Young adult fiction lovers…pay attention! This is a book you won't want to miss. Love, angst, good and evil, witches, magical lands, gorgeous princes… It has it all…. This is an awesome piece of young adult romantic fiction! I'm not usually a fan of anything written in first person. I find it ... Excellent read!
On 9/2 Amanda wrote: Well written. Exciting. Kept me turning the pages. A great pre-teen to teen read. This is the first novel I've read by Tim Shoemaker. I'm a fan of young adult fiction and have read my share of this genre. I appreciated the entertainment value of this book - enter four young friends on a camping trip, ... A mystery...where no one belives there is one
On 4/18 Amanda wrote: The collection of unique and funky characters was engaging and entertaining. This book is… fantastical. The magic, dragons, worlds, governments, and unique-magic-helping tools are all so creative. I found the character of Bixby so fun. She is almost laughably perfect…but in a sense, it really suits ... One Realm Beyond