Genre: YA romance

L-L-L-Little Reviews #47:  February 2023

L-L-L-Little Reviews #47: Feb..

Posted February 25, 2023 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 8 Comments

Here are the books I read this past month that were not part of scheduled tours or requests from authors/publishers. My Second Impression of You by Michelle I. Mason: My Review: I adored this book. I was hooked from the very start! Now as I go back through Goodreads I see it only got like […]

The DNF Report #13 – August 2022 through October 2022 (6 books)

The DNF Report #13 – Aug..

Posted November 19, 2022 by Lisa Mandina in The DNF Report / 4 Comments

Now one of these books was a DNF after I’d posted the last one in August, one in September, but it seems I had a bunch in October. The Mix Up (Meet Cute Book Club #6) by Rebecca Wilder My thoughts: This was part of a series that I was enjoying, but unfortunately it didn’t […]

L-L-L-Little Reviews #11 – Two Way Overdue ARCs

L-L-L-Little Reviews #11 ̵..

Posted April 5, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 14 Comments

Both of these ARCs are titles that were published in 2018, one June, one September.  They’re different kinds of stories, but I thought I’d go ahead and post my reviews of these two together for a little different post this time.  The first is a YA book, the second is an adult romantic contemporary.  Rabbit […]

ARC Review:  The Darkest Star (Origin #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

ARC Review: The Darkest Star ..

Posted October 28, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 10 Comments

Book info: Title:  The Darkest Star Author:  Jennifer L. Armentrout Series:  Origin #1 Genre:  YA/NA science fiction, romance Release Date: October 30th, 2018 Publisher:  Tor Teen Source:  ARC picked up from publisher at ALA convention, which did not influence my opinion My rating:  5 stars Synopsis: When seventeen-year-old Evie Dasher is caught up in a […]

Three YA Mini-Reviews:  Contemporary Romance, Science Fiction, and Historical Fantasy

Three YA Mini-Reviews: Contem..

Posted July 8, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 7 Comments

You guys, I was ahead.  And now, I’m way behind!  So prepare for some catching up with mini-reviews.  Even after I post these three, I still have three more waiting on deck for a review post.  One of which I have been putting off for 3 months because I intended to read my ARC of […]

Four YA Mini-Reviews (Including an Audiobook and two ARCs)

Four YA Mini-Reviews (Includin..

Posted December 20, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 16 Comments

You know the drill, I’m behind, trying to get caught up before next year, if that is at all possible.  Also, I didn’t have any blog posts scheduled for today.  So here you go! Fire and Ash (Rot and Ruin #4) by Jonathan Maberry: Published:  August 13th, 2013Source:  Checked out from my libraryGenre:  YA horror/zombiesMy […]

Review:  Shadows/Opposition (Lux series #0.5, #5) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Review: Shadows/Opposition (L..

Posted June 4, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 8 Comments

Book Info: Title:  Shadows/Opposition Author:  Jennifer L. Armentrout Series:  Lux series Genre:  YA Science Fiction/Romance Published:  August 5th, 2014 Format:  Purchased  This book I had to buy in order to finally finish the Lux series.  Especially with the cliffhanger at the end of book 4, Origin.  Obviously my standard warning will occur here before you […]

Review:  Origin (Lux #4) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Review: Origin (Lux #4) by Je..

Posted April 9, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 14 Comments

So, didn’t realize that the next book after this wasn’t Oblivion, and when I finished this and realized I didn’t have the next book, I was a little upset, as this cliffhanger was a really big one!  Well, to me anyway.  This book is now on my stack to go with me in September to […]

Review:  Opal (Lux #3) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Review: Opal (Lux #3) by Jenn..

Posted January 16, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 12 Comments

Once again, I’m so sold on Armentrout’s books.  I am now on a mission to read and own all of her books!  I’m still in love with Daemon.  And the way that Armentrout really knows the life of a book blogger, it is just so much fun to read!  Of course this is the 3rd […]