Genre: New Adult

A.L. Kessler discusses the Pros & Cons of the Apocalypse

In Just a Little Death, Sammy goes to college expecting to have a great experience, but that’s not what she gets. She learns she’s the daughter of Death and that she and the other Children of the Apocalypse must stop the coming apocalypse. I had to do a ton of research for this book to get some of the details right. That being said, these are my favorite pros and cons that popped up while writing.

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Review: A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

PJV QUICKIE: I just finished reading A Court of Mist and Fury and I can’t breathe. Can’t. Breathe. I’ve been on a roller coaster and didn’t want to get off at the end of the ride – now I’m stuck at the back of the line, waiting, waiting for my turn on the next ride in May 2017 when the third installment of this amazing series drops. Somebody hold me*cries* Review: Without giving spoilers for the first book, A Court of Thorns and Roses (ACOTAR), A Court of Mist and Fury (ACOMAF) picks up three months after the events ending...

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Arena by Holly Jennings

PJV QUICKIE: ARENA by Holly Jennings had me talking about it weeks after I completed it. ARENA was one of those books I was dying to post my review about, so I could discuss it with anyone that would listen. This book makes you think. But, it’s thrilling and different and has a bit of romance, a flushed out plot, so you’re thinking while being entertained. My kind of book! The gaming world of Jennings’ future is a virtual reality existence where gamers have become the NFL players of our time. Athletes compete in virtual arenas where they fight...

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Revenge by Sonya Weiss

I had really high hopes for Sonya Weiss’ REVENGE. It had me thinking Armentrout’s Obsidian from genre / cover etc. But, Revenge was not Obsidian, not even close. I was actually rather disappointed with Revenge, only because I felt like I was coming into a series – and not reading a stand-alone book. I don’t like to be confused, or feel like I’m missing something when I’m reading a scifi novel, so while the writing was done well, I think the plot needed to be established a bit better.

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