Wanted delivers thrill after thrill | Review of ‘Wanted’ (PLL, #8) – 954 Nation

By: Cynthia Ayala

Wanted delivers thrill after thrill and that is not an understatement. Sara Shepard does it again in her eight installment of the series, keeping the story fresh and alive with curve ball after curve ball and amazing character development. Continue reading “Wanted delivers thrill after thrill | Review of ‘Wanted’ (PLL, #8) – 954 Nation”

Mead weaves Toils and Troubles in the best ways | Review of ‘The Indigo Spell’ (Bloodlines, #3) – 954 Nation

By: Cynthia Ayala

Mead does it again in her third novel of her best-selling Bloodlines series by developing Sage’s character more than ever in her latest novel The Indigo Spell. Continue reading “Mead weaves Toils and Troubles in the best ways | Review of ‘The Indigo Spell’ (Bloodlines, #3) – 954 Nation”

A Tricky Novel | Review of ‘Conversion’ – 954 Nation

By: Cynthia Ayala

A novel that takes two timelines to bring to life the Salem Witch Trials in a modern age as young girls begin to suffer a mysterious illness. Conversion has a brilliant execution and presents a very good plot line. The only downside is the sacrifice Howe makes in regards to character dynamics. Continue reading “A Tricky Novel | Review of ‘Conversion’ – 954 Nation”

Unexpected Beauty | Review of ‘The Map of Time’ – 954 Nation

By: Cynthia Ayala

A novel that focuses more on the aspect of telling a story than the actual science fiction of the time traveling.  Beautifully written and constructed, The Map of Time offers readers a chance to see the author and is motivation for the novel.
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A Riveting Novel on Self Discovery | Review of ‘The Appetites of Girls’ – 954 Nation

By: Cynthia Ayala

Pamela Moses had brought readers a refreshingly honest novel about the struggles of insecurities with her novel The Appetites of Girls‘.  A novel that delves into the lives of four young girls who must make a stand against those who would push them down, including themselves. Continue reading “A Riveting Novel on Self Discovery | Review of ‘The Appetites of Girls’ – 954 Nation”

Not Just for Children | Review of ‘How to Seize a Dragon’s Jewel’ (HTTYD, #10) – 954 Nation

By: Cynthia Ayala

The tenth novel in the ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ series, continues to follow the riveting and tough journey of young Hiccup as he tries to find a way to bring peace between Dragons and Vikings. With his trusty little Toothless to help him, what could go wrong? Continue reading “Not Just for Children | Review of ‘How to Seize a Dragon’s Jewel’ (HTTYD, #10) – 954 Nation”

A New & Unique Perspective | Review of ‘Dracula Untold’

By: Cynthia Ayala

In 15th-century Transylvania, Vlad III, prince of Wallachia, is known as a just ruler. With his beloved wife, Miren, Vlad has brokered a prolonged period of peace and ensured that his people are protected, especially from the Ottoman Empire. However, when Sultan Mehmed II demands 1,000 of the country’s boys, including Vlad’s son, for his army, Vlad makes a deal with a monster that will enable him to defeat the Turks — but cost him his humanity.

Dracula Untold is written as a precursor to Bram Stoker’s Dracula that decides to take a deeper look into history and go back to the roots of the Dracula mythos.
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