Janet’s Recommendation: The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

Janet had a couple of recommendations for me but The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin had been on my to-read list for a long time so I thought: “Heck! This is perfect!” Now, I had my doubts because this book was published in 1979 and perhaps it would be a little dated or overly …

The Cover Wars

Ella was genetically engineered to be the perfect pet—graceful, demure…and kept. In a daring move, she escaped her captivity and took refuge in Canada. But while she can think and act as she pleases, the life of a liberated pet is just as confining as the Congressman’s gilded cage. Her …

Review: Soundless by Richelle Mead

Hardcover, 272 pages Expected publication: November 10th 2015 by Razorbill Source: ARC from Publisher  Soundless is a standalone novel from Richelle Mead who has written the popular Vampire Academy series and the spin-off Bloodlines series. Soundless focuses on Fei, an artist apprentice, whose village is isolated on top of a mountain and dependent upon food deliveries made by …