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Ivy Pocket Series by Caleb Krisp | Book Review + Giveaway

Ivy Pocket Series by Caleb Krisp | Book Review + Giveaway

I received this book for free from the Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. Well, I am surprised!  Well, GOOD surprised because I enjoyed reading the two Ivy Pocket books.  It sort of reminds me of Coraline by Neil Gaiman, only a little bit less scary, and A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket! The real reason I decided to take a chance on these books is because of the COVER!  I mean, doesn’t […]

• Posted May 10, 2016 • 5 Comments

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs | Audiobook Review

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs | Audiobook Review

MY THOUGHTS I have heard a lot of great things about Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs so I was pretty psyched when I started listening to the audiobook.  Unfortunately, I was a little put off.  Miss Peregrine’s did not live up to my expectations. Let’s talk about the genre. First off, it was marketed as a scary middle-grade novel but it just wasn’t!   I honestly don’t have any issues for the way the plot went, but it was marketed as a spine-tingling fantasy.  With the creepy looking girl on the cover, to the creepy pictures included in […]

• Posted December 9, 2015 • 4 Comments