Book Reviews 2011-2014

First, let me state that all these "reviews" are of my own opinion and I'm honest. Even if an author or publishers bestows a book upon me, my honor code stays true. Every book will be given 1-5 stars:


5 - Great book. Loved it!
4 - I really liked it!
3 - Eh, it was okay
2 - Errr...not my cup of tea but go ahead and try it out
1 - Not the book for me AT ALL.

2011-2014
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A
Adrian, Lara - Heart of the Hunter (Chalice #1)
Aerie, Catherine - The Dance of Spirits
Albom, Mitch - The Five People You Meet in Heaven
                          Tuesdays with Morrie
Amador, Trini - Gracianna
Aristophanes - Lysistrata
Armstrong, Kelley - Bitten (Women of the Otherworld #1)
                                  Stolen (Women of the Otherworld #2)
Asedegbega, Patricia - I Stand Corrected (Rosario & Balou #1)
Austen, Jane - Emma
                        Northanger Abbey


B
Baker, Madeline - Apache Flame 
                             Wolf Shadow
Barden, Jenny - The Lost Duchess
Barker, Pat - Another World
Bear, Elizabeth - Seven for a Secret (New Amsterdam #2)
Blackwood, Gary - The Year of the Hangman
Blake, Davina - Past Encounters
Bradbridge, DW - The Winter Siege
Beckett, Samuel - Waiting for Godot
Bonaparte, Napoleon - Clisson and Eugenie
Borchardt, Alice - The Silver Wolf
Bronte, Anne - Agnes Grey
Bronte, Emily - Wuthering Heights
Brook, Meljean - The Iron Duke (Iron Seas #1)
Butler, Jim -  Turn Coat (The Dresden Files #11)

C

Caldwell, Jack - Pemberley Ranch
Calloway, Collin G. - Our Hearts Fell to the Ground
Camden, Elizabeth - The Lady of Bolton Hill
Camus, Albert - The Stranger
Carey, Jacqueline - Kushiel's Dart
Carpenter, Edward H. - Seven Lives to Repay Our Country
Carroll, Leslie - Royal Pains 
Castle, Anna - Murder by Misrule (Francis Bacon #1)
Cervantes, - Don Quixote
Chadwick, Elizabeth - The Greatest Knight (William Marshall #1)
Chaudhry, TS - The Queen of Sparta
Cheney, Kathleen J - A Hand For Each: Three Short Stories
Cheng, Andrea - Marika
Coleman, Clare - Daughter of Reef (Ancient Tahiti #1)
Conely, Robert J. - Crazy Snake
Cook, Vera Green - Where the Wildflowers Grow

D
Dahlen, KJ - The Prophet: The New Brotherhood
Davenport, Kiana - The Spy Lover
Davis, Jennifer Anne - The Key (True Reign #1)
DiBiasio, Jame - Gaijin Cowgirl
Donnelly, Jennifer - Revolution
Doon, RV - The War Nurse
Drake, Shannon - Knight of Fire
Dray, Stephanie - Lily of the Nile (Cleopatra's Daughter #1)
                               Song of the Nile (Cleopatra's Daughter #2)
                               The Princess of Egypt Must Die
Dumas, Alexandre - The Knight of Maison-Rouge
Dumas, Alexandre fils - La Dame aux Camelias


E
Eden, Cynthia - A Bit of Bite
Eden, Dorothy - The Time of the Dragon
Edwards, Cassie - Running Fox
Elliot, Lucinda - Ravensdale
Erickson, Carolly - The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette
                               The Memoirs of Mary Queen of Scots
Eugenides, Jeffrey -  Middlesex                               


F
Fenwick, Peter & Elizabeth - Past Lives: Investigation into Reincarnation Memories
Fields, Jennie - The Age of Desire
Finstad, Suzanne - Natasha - The Biography of Natalie Wood
Foley, Gaelen -   My Wicked Marquess (Inferno Club #1)
                           My Dangerous Duke (Inferno Club #2)
                           My Irresistible Earl (Inferno Club #3)
                           My Ruthless Prince (Inferno Club #4) 
                           My Scandalous Viscount (Inferno Club #5)
                              My Notorious Gentleman (Inferno Club #6)
Ford, Michael Thomas - Jane Bites Back (Jane Fairfax #1)
Forsyth, Kate - Bitter Greens
Frantz, Laura - The Colonel's Lady
Fremantle, Elizabeth -  Queen's Gambit
Frey, James - A Million Little Pieces
Furnivall, Kate - The Russian Concubine (Russian Concubine #1)


G
Gaiman, Neal - Marvel 1602
Galley, Alan - Indian Slavery In Colonial America
George, Alex - Under the Dragon's Claw (Heartstone Talisman #1)
George, Jessica Day - Princess of the Midnight Ball
George, Margaret - The Autobiography of Henry VIII
Gibbon, Peter - A Call to Heroism
Girard, Anne - Madame Picasso
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von - Faust Part 1
Gortner, C.W  - The Queen's Vow
Green, John - Paper Towns
Gregory, Phillipa - The Red Queen (Cousin's War #2)


H
Hamilton, Laurell K. - Burnt Offerings (Anita Blake Vampire Hunter series, #7)
                                    Blue Moon (Anita Blake Vampire Hunter series, #8)
Harris, Milda - Adventures of Graveyard (Funeral Crashing #2)
Harrison, Sue - Mother Earth Father Sky (Ivory Carver #1)
                           Song of the River (#1 Storyteller)
Haviland, Naima - The Bad Death
Hawthorne, Nathaniel - The Scarlet Letter
Hollick, Helen - The Forever Queen (Saxon Series #1)
Homer - The Odyssey
Hugo, Victor - Les Miserables


I
Ibbotson, Eva - A Song for Summer
Ishiguro, Kazou - The Remains of the Day


J

Jones, Sherry -  Four Sisters, All Queens
                           White Heart

K
Kakehashi, Kumiko - Letters From Iwo Jima
Kapchinske, JS - Coyote Summer
Katsu, Alma - The Taker (Taker Series #1)
                         The Devil's Scribe (Taker series #1.5)
Kennedy, Stacey - Werewolves Be Damned (Magic & Mayhem #1)
Koen, Karleen - Before Versailles
                            Dark Angels (#1)
                            Through a Glass Darkly (#2)
Krinard, Susan - Touch of the Wolf (Historical Werewolf, #1)
                             To Catch a Wolf (Historical Wolf #4)
                           


L
Lavender, Cait - Cowboy Moon (Lupine Moon #.5)
                             Hunter Moon (Lupine Moon #1)
Lesher, Jennifer - Raising John
Levkoff, Andrew - Bow of Heaven (Book One)
Lin, Jeannie -  Butterfly Swords (Tang Dynasty #1)
                         The Dragon and the Pearl (Tang Dynasty series #2)
                         My Fair Concubine (Tang Dynasty #3)
Lord, Bette Bao - Spring Moon
Lowenkopf, Shelly - Love Will Make You Drink & Gamble, Stay Late Out at Night
Lynne, Patricia - Being Human 

M

Marsh, Anne - Crash and Burn
Maxwell, Robin - O, Juliet
                             To the Tower Born
McCarthy, Cormac - The Road
McGuire, Seanan - In Sea-Salt Tears
McPherson, Christopher G. - News on the Home Front
McRae, Killian - A Love by Any Measure
Medved, Michael - The 10 Big Lies About America
Meyer, Stephenie - The Host (Host #1)
Michaels, Greg - The Secrets of Casanova
Michelle, PT - Brightest Kind of Darkness (Darkness #1)
Momaday, N. Scott - House Made of Dawn
Moning, Karen Marie - Beyond the Highland Mist (Highlander #1)
                                       To Tame a Highland Warrior (Highlander #2)
                                       The Highlander's Touch (Highlander #3)
                                       Kiss of a Highlander (Highlander #4)
                                       The Dark Highlander (Highlander #5)
Moran, Michelle - Madame Tussaud
Morgenstern, Erin -  The Night Circus
Moore, Margaret - His Forbidden Kiss (Restoration #3)
Murakami, Harkui - After Dark
                                  Norwegian Wood
                                The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle


N
Napoli, James - Big Bad Ass Book of the Zodiac


O

Odiwe, Jane - Mr. Darcy's Secret
O'Connor, Flannery - The Violent Bear It Away
O'Neill, Eugene - Long Day's Journey into Night
O'Reilly, Sally - Dark Aemilia
Oppel, Kenneth - Such Wicked Intent (The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein #2)
Orwell, George - 1984
Orczy, Emmuska Baroness - The Scarlet Pimpernel (SP #1)




P
Paige, Lindsay - Sweetness (Bold as Love #1)
                             I'm Yours (Bold as Love #2)
Pausch, Randy - The Last Lecture
Pettersson, Vicki - The Taken (Celestial Blues #1)
Pierce, Tamora - Wild Magic (Wild Magic #1)
Pillow, Michelle M. - Seduction of the Phoenix (Zhang Dynasty #1)
Politis, Yael -  Olivia, Mourning (Olivia #1)
                         The Way the World Is (Olivia #2)
                         Whatever Happened to Mourning Free (Olivia #3)
Putney, Mary Jo - The Wild Child (The Bride Trilogy #1)


Q
Quinn, Kate - Mistress of Rome (Empress of Rome #1)
                       Daughters of Rome (Empress of Rome #2)


R
Rand, Jonathan - Pandemia (& by Christopher Knight)
Rice, Patricia - The Marquess
Rigler, Laurie Viera - Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict (Jane Austen Addict #1)
Riley, Karen F. - Healing in the Hurting Places
Roberts, Lillie J. - Life After Death
Roberts, Nora - Dark Witch (The Cousins O'Dwyer #1)
Roberts, Victoria - Temptation in a Kilt (Bad Boys of the Highlands #1)
Robison, Suzanne - Heart of the Falcon
Robson, Cecy - Sealed with a Curse (Weird Girls #1)
                           A Cursed Embrace (Weird Girls #2)
                           Cursed by Destiny (Weird Girls #3)
                           A Cursed Bloodline (Weird Girls #4)
Robson, Lucia St. Clair - The Tokaido Road
Rostand, Edmond - Cyrano de Bergerac
Rummel, Erika - 
Head Games

S
Sault, Dean - Ghost of Lost Eagle (Sweetwater Canyon Series)
Sandom, CJ - Dominion
Schaeffer, Susan Fromberg - The Autobiography of Foudini M Cat
                                                   The Snow Fox
Schmatlz, Scott - Get Skinny - 6 Week Challenge
Schwab, Sandra - Castle of the Wolf
                               Betrayal
                            Bewitched
                               The Bride Prize (Allan's Miscellany #1)
                               A Tangled Web (Allan's Miscellany #3)
                               Devil's Run (Allan's Miscellany #4)
                               Springtime Pleasures (#1 A Love for Every Season)
Segawa, Masaki - Basilisk: The Ninja Scrolls Vol. 1
                                Basilisk: The Kouga Ninja Scrolls Vol. 2
                                Basilisk: The Kouge Ninja Scrolls Vol. 3
                                Basilisk - The Kouga Ninja Scrolls Vol. 4
                                Basilisk - The Kouga Ninja Scrolls Vol. 5
Serrano, Judy -  Easter's Lilly (Lilly's series #1)
                            Brother Number 3 (Lilly's series #2)
                            Relatively Close (Lilly's series #3) 
Shakespeare, William - Hamlet
                                      A Midsummer's Dream
                                      Taming of the Shrew
Shelton, Angela - Tilda Pinkerton's Magical Hats
Smith, Anne Easter - Queen by Right
Sophocles - Oedipus the King
Steinbeck, John - Of Mice and Men
Stockett, Kathryn - The Help
Stoker, Bram -    Dracula
Striat, James - Deja Vu All Over Again


T
Taylor, Bryan - The Three Sisters
Tolkien, JRR - Fellowship of the Ring (1st in Trilogy)
                         Two Towers (2nd in Trilogy)
                         The Return of the King (Lord of the Rings #3)
Trumbo, Dalton - Johnny Got His Gun
Twain, Mark -  The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Adventures #1)
                         The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Adventures #2)


U
V


W
Weber, Caroline - Queen of Fashion
Weir, Alison - Innocent Traitor
Welch, James - Fools Crow
Wiggs, Susan - Lord of the Night
Wilde, Oscar - The Picture of Dorian Gray
Williams, Robert Stevens - My Year as a Clown
Willig, Lauren - The Ashford Affair
                          The Secret History of the Pink Carnation (Pink#1)
                          Ivy and Intrigue (Pink #4.1)
                          Bunny and Biscuits (PC #6.1)
                          Away in a Manger (PC#7.1)
                          The Orchid Affair (Pink Series #8)
                          The Garden Intrigue (Pink Series #9)
                          The Passion of the Purple Plumeria (#10)
                          The Mark of the Midnight Manzanilla (#11)
Wilson, Constance C. - The Christmas Cats Chase Christmas Rats


X


Y
Young, Samantha - Drip Drop Teardrop


Z
Zerndt, JamesKorean Word for Butterfly