Author: Brin

Shadowfell by Juliet Marillier

Posted August 29, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Shadowfell by Juliet Marillier

Shadowfell is the first book in a new YA series by Juliet Marillier and although it was not quite as magical an experience as her earlier Sevenwaters series, it did not disappoint. This is the story of Neryn, a young girl with certain ‘canny’ gifts that have made her a target. She has had to keep hidden, never staying long in any one place for fear of discovery. She has heard of […]

Spirit by Brigid Kemmerer

Posted August 26, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Spirit by Brigid Kemmerer

Hunter Garrity’s life is falling apart. His father and uncle are dead – killed by the very elementals they opposed. His mother is being distant with him and his grandparents just want him out of the house. He may have made himself as enemy of the Merrick brothers. He definitely made an enemy out of Calla, a conniving, unstable schemer, who seems determined to use him for her owns means. […]

Spark by Brigid Kemmerer

Posted August 25, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Spark by Brigid Kemmerer

I absolutely loved Storm, the debut novel of Brigid Kemmerer and the first book in this series, but I have to say I think I loved Spark even more. Spark is Gabriel’s story. Gabriel is the hot-headed older brother of Chris Merrick, one of the main characters in the first book. He is fiery, quick-tempered, cocky and aggressive. He doesn’t think before he speaks. His twin brother Nick is the ‘good’ twin whilst Gabriel is […]

Storm by Brigid Kemmerer – mini review

Posted August 24, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Storm by Brigid Kemmerer – mini review

Wow – Storm was an absolutely incredible read! I was blown away by how much I enjoyed this book! Storm focuses on two characters: Becca Chandler and Chris Merrick (and is narrated in dual, third-person POV). Here are the best bits: Becca is a strong female character (yay!) that has plenty of flaws that make her incredibly realistic. Chris is very different to most of his classmates. He is an Elemental and […]

Falling for the Ghost of You

Posted August 24, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 1 Comment
Falling for the Ghost of You

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I picked up Falling for the Ghost of You. The title really was a bit misleading. I thought that the book was going to be a lot darker than it ultimately turned out to be. I ended up getting a light, fluffy teen romance (albeit one with sexy-times) and to be honest I am not sure if that is a good thing or a […]