review: perfect

Note: If you watch Pretty Little Liars, the television series on ABC Family, I should say that I have only watched about 2/3 of the first season and that based upon what I have seen, the series diverges from the books.  So I have no idea if I will be spoiling the TV show with…

review: fallen

Fallen by Lauren Kate (2009) I don’t exactly know what has made me gravitate toward young adult novels this summer, but for whatever reason, I keep finding myself in that section of the bookstore.  That’s my only excuse for picking up Fallen by Lauren Kate.  The synopsis on the back cover sounded interesting and unlike…

review: the sea of monsters

The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan (2006) The Sea of Monsters is the second book in the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series (following The Lightning Thief).  I think this series belongs to the “middle grade” genre of children’s literature, but don’t let that put you off.  Adult readers will enjoy this book, too,…