Author: Amanda Hocking

E-galley Review:  The Ever After (Omte Origins #3) by Amanda Hocking

E-galley Review: The Ever Aft..

Posted January 3, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 3 Comments

Synopsis: Amanda Hocking, the New York Times bestselling author of The Kanin Chronicles, returns to the magical world of the Trylle Trilogy with The Ever After, the final novel in The Omte Origins arc. Buried memories… Ulla Tulin has lost a month of her life. Her journey to learn who her parents are has brought […]

L-L-L-Little Reviews #26:  A YA Fantasy, 2 Adult Romances, and a Nonfiction Book

L-L-L-Little Reviews #26: A Y..

Posted November 27, 2020 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 5 Comments

I was going to try to save these for December, but since I don’t seem to be able to make myself do any writing this month, I’m going to go ahead and get these done now. The Morning Flower (The Omte Origins #2) by Amanda Hocking My Review: So this is the second book in […]

E-galley Review:  The Lost City (The Omte Origins #1) by Amanda Hocking

E-galley Review: The Lost Cit..

Posted July 9, 2020 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 5 Comments

Synopsis: New York Times bestselling author Amanda Hocking returns to the magical world of the Trylle with The Lost City, the first book in the final Trylle arc. Nestled along the bluffs of the forested coast lays the secret kingdom of the Omte—a realm filled with wonder…and as many secrets.  Ulla Tulin was left abandoned in an […]

Review:  Crystal Kingdom (Kanin Chronicles #3) by Amanda Hocking

Review: Crystal Kingdom (Kani..

Posted July 27, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 8 Comments

First, thanks to St. Martin’s Griffin and Edelweiss for allowing me to read an egalley of this final book in the Kanin Chronicles.  As I mentioned in the review for the 2nd book, Ice Kissed, that I finished right before I started this one, I just love this author and her writing.  And I have […]

Review:  Ice Kissed (Kanin Chronicles #2) by Amanda Hocking

Review: Ice Kissed (Kanin Chr..

Posted July 23, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 6 Comments

First of all, thanks to Netgalley and St. Martin’s Press for allowing me to read an egalley of this.  For some reason I didn’t get to it before it was published, but then when I knew the third book in the series, Crystal Kingdom, was coming out, I had to hurry up and read this […]

Review: Frostfire by Amanda Hocking

Review: Frostfire by Amanda Ho..

Posted December 22, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments

First, thanks to St. Martin’s Griffin and Edelweiss for allowing me to read an e-galley of this title.  I’ve been a fan of Amanda Hocking since I downloaded a 99 cent e-book of the first book in the Trylle series, Switched.  I read that book while sitting in line waiting for one of the Harry […]

Elegy (Watersong #4) by Amanda Hockiing

Elegy (Watersong #4) by Amanda..

Posted July 14, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

First, let me thank both Edelweiss and especially St. Martin’s Griffin for allowing me to read an e-galley of this book.  Now, can I start telling you how much I loved this book?!  I have to say what an awesome way to end a series!  There was action, there was still romance, there were twists […]

Tidal (Watersong #3) by Amanda Hocking

Tidal (Watersong #3) by Amanda..

Posted July 12, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments

My Review: Another book I checked out from the library, although it was kind of a fiasco getting it actually in my hands!  I got an email saying it had arrived.  I went to the library the next day, and it wasn’t there.  So, the librarian said one of two things happened, either someone else […]

Lullaby (Watersong #2) by Amanda Hocking

Lullaby (Watersong #2) by Aman..

Posted July 10, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments

Lullaby by Amanda Hocking My rating: 4 of 5 stars So I had to check this book out from the library so that I could continue in the series and be ready to read the e-galley of the 4th one that I have. Now, I only gave the first book in the series a 3 […]

Wake (Watersong #1) by Amanda Hocking

Wake (Watersong #1) by Amanda ..

Posted July 18, 2012 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 9 Comments

As always I’d like to thank the people who made it possible for me to read an advanced copy of this.  I was fortunate enough to walk into work at Barnes and Noble and see this sitting on the break room table.  As I had fallen in love with the Trylle series by Amanda Hocking, […]