Review: Prey by Rachel Vincent


Title: Prey (Shifters #4)
Author: Rachel Vincent
Release Date/Publisher: July 1st 2009 by Mira Books
Finished: May 29 2014
Pages: 400-eBook-owned
1. Stray
2. Rogue
3. Pride
4. Prey
5. Shift
6. Alpha

Synopsis from Goodreads

Sometimes playing cat and mouse is no game… 
Play? Right. My Pride is under fire from all sides, my father’s authority is in question and my lover is in exile. Which means I haven’t laid eyes on Marc’s gorgeous face in months. And with a new mother and an I-know-everything teenager under my protection, I don’t exactly have time to fantasize about ever seeing him again. 
Then our long-awaited reunion is ruined by a vicious ambush by strays. Now our group is under attack, Marc is missing and I will need every bit of skill and smarts to keep my family from being torn apart. Forever.

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Review: Infinite by Jodi Meadows


Title: Infinite (New Soul #3)
Author: Jodi Meadows
Release Date/Publisher: January 28th 2014 by Katherine Tegen Books
Finished: May 23rd 2014
Pages: 418-Hardcover-owned
1. Incarnate 
2. Asunder
3. Infinite

Synopsis from Goodreads:

The Year of Souls begins with an earthquake—an alarming rumble from deep within the earth—and it’s only the first of greater dangers to come. The Range caldera is preparing to erupt. Ana knows that as Soul Night approaches, everything near Heart will be at risk.

Ana’s exile is frightening, but it may also be fortuitous, especially if she can convince her friends to flee Heart and Range with her. They’ll go north, seeking answers and allies to stop Janan’s ascension. And with any luck, the newsouls will be safe from harm’s reach.

The oldsouls might have forgotten the choice they made to give themselves limitless lifetimes, but Ana knows the true cost of reincarnation. What she doesn’t know is whether she’ll have the chance to finish this one sweet life with Sam, especially if she returns to Heart to stop Janan once and for all.

With gorgeous romance and thrilling action, the final book in the Incarnate trilogy offers a brilliant conclusion to the compelling questions of this fascinating world, where one new girl is the key to the lives of millions.

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Review: Strange and Ever After by Susan Dennard

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Title: Strange and Ever After (Something Strange and Deadly #3)
Author: Susan Dennard
Release Date/PublisherJuly 22nd 2014 by HarperTeen
Finished: April 16th 2014
Pages: 400-ARC eBook-got from Edelweiss for review
1. Something Strange and Deadly
2. A Darkness Strange and Lovely
3. Strange and Ever After

Synopsis from Goodreads:

In the conclusion to the trilogy that Publishers Weekly called “a roaring—and addictive—gothic world,” Eleanor Fitt must control her growing power, face her feelings for Daniel, and confront the evil necromancer Marcus…all before it’s too late.

Susan Dennard will leave readers breathless and forever changed in the concluding pages of this riveting ride.

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Review: The Morning Star by Robin Bridges

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Title: The Morning Star (Katerina #3)
AuthorRobin Bridges 
Release Date/Publisher: August 27th 2013 by Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Finished: May 12th 2014
Pages: 276-Hardcover-owned

1. The Gathering Storm
2. The Unfailing Light
3.The Morning Star

Synopsis from Goodreads:

St. Petersburg, Russia, 1890

Katerina Alexandrovna, Duchess of Oldenburg, wants to be known as a doctor, not a necromancer. But Tsar Alexander III forbids women to attend medical school; his interest in Katerina extends only to her ability to raise the dead. Twice now, Katerina has helped him by using her power to thwart the forces of darkness—vampires bent on resurrecting the lich tsar Konstantin Pavlovich so that he can take what he sees as his rightful place on the throne. Katerina thought she had bound Konstantin to the Greylands, the realm of the dead, but he has found a way out. Now he is searching for the Morning Star, a sword that will allow him to command a legion of supernatural warriors.

Katerina must find the sword before Konstantin does—and she must travel to Egypt to do so. Along the way, she puts up with unwanted attention from her former fiancé, the nefarious Prince Danilo, and struggles with her feelings for her true love, George Alexandrovich. But with the looming threat from Konstantin, Katerina’s focus remains on the sword. Russia’s fate will be determined by whoever wields the Morning Star—and delivers the final blow.

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