Ashes by Ilsa Bick Audio edition Horror Supernatural Suspense Thriller * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) Alex, a teenage girl with cancer, decides to hike out into the woods to scatter her parents’ ashes and make some decisions about her own life. While she’s out in the wilderness, something catastrophic happens – perhaps an EMP (electro-magnetic pulse) – and the whole world changes. Some people die outright, some people change into zombie-like cannibalistic creatures, … Read more
Awakened House of Night series #8 by PC and Kristin Cast Fantasy Supernatural Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) Zoey has been healed, now she must leave the Isle of Skye and return home. Countless and ageless evils, love, death, and shocking secrets await her. Will she save Tulsa, defeat Neferet, and survive whole? Read to find out. I liked this because it was easy to read (in modern language), had in-depth … Read more
Vampire High by Douglas Rees Supernatural Review #1 * * Stars (Just ok) This book is about a boy named Cody Elliot, who ends up being sent to a school of vampire kids. There wasn’t really a plot. The characters, however, were really unique. Cody befriends two vampire kids that have to explain to him the way of the jenti (vampire) and the way of the jodje (human). All at the same time, Cody feels … Read more
Blue Bloods Blue Bloods series #1 by Melissa de la Cruz Supernatural Review #1 * * * * Stars (Great!) This was a good book because it was different from all of the other books that I’ve read. It is about a group of people that are vampires. They are fallen angels and are trying to make it back to Heaven. They are supposedly immortal, but someone is killing them. Schuyler Van Allen, a young … Read more
The Secret Hour The Midnighters series #1 by Scott Westerfeld Horror Supernatural Review #1 * * * Stars (Pretty good) The characters in this book are Dess, Jessica, Jonathan, and Melissa. Everyone but Jessica, the new girl, is very special. They found out that at 12 o’clock, the whole world stops for an hour, but they don’t. So, now they have to help Jessica discover this hidden power, too.
Everlost by Neal Shusterman Adventure Horror Mystery Supernatural Thriller Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) This book, Everlost, is a great book for teens who want to be surprised at what happens chapter after chapter. It unfolds many surprises as you turn the page. When you think you know what’s going to happen, you turn out to be wrong every time. A great book for teens with an explosive imagination.
Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment Maximum Ride series #1 by James Patterson Adventure Fantasy Science Fiction Supernatural Thriller Review # 1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) This book was awesome! It is about these kids, Max, Fang, Iggy, Nudge, the Gasman (you don’t even want to know why he’s called that), and Angel. They’ve been experimented on by the scientists at the school. This isn’t any ordinary school, though. The mad scientists graft … Read more
The Last Days: A Sequel to Peeps sequel to “Peeps” by Scott Westerfeld Science Fiction Supernatural Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) In New York City, the summer brings strange things, but Pearl, Moz, Zahler, Min, and Alana Ray are just interested in their band. But, their lead singer in the band is affected with the disease that causes the strange things. And their songs might bring on the end of the … Read more
Peeps by Scott Westerfeld Science Fiction Supernatural Review # 1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) Cal was more interested in meeting girls than attending freshman biology, but after spending a night with Morgan, biology had become his life. He was infected by a parasite that has a horrifying effect on the host. But Cal isn’t a full blown “Peep,” he just has some of the effects. But, he can’t ever be with a … Read more
Fade by Robert Cormier Supernatural Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) In Fade, Paul gets a special power that is handed down from uncle to nephew. Paul is now trying to find the one that has the Fade. I liked the book because it never got boring and you always wanted to know what would happen to Paul.