ARC Review: The Casquette Girls

Title: The Casquette Girls

Author: Alys Arden

Genre: Paranormal | Fantasy | YA

Series: The Casquette Girls #1

Publisher: Amazon Publishing

Publication date (of revised edition): 17 November 2015

Ebook: 635 pages

Source: An ARC copy from publisher via Netgalley. *This doesn’t affect my review*

Synopsis:  Seven girls tied by time.
Five powers that bind.
One curse to lock the horror away.
One attic to keep the monsters at bay.
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After the storm of the century rips apart New Orleans, sixteen-year-old Adele Le Moyne wants nothing more than her now silent city to return to normal. But with home resembling a war zone, a parish-wide curfew, and mysterious new faces lurking in the abandoned French Quarter, normal needs a new definition.

As the city murder rate soars, Adele finds herself tangled in a web of magic that weaves back to her own ancestors. Caught in a hurricane of myths and monsters, who can she trust when everyone has a secret and keeping them can mean life or death? Unless . . . you’re immortal.

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Book Review: Drain Me

Review: Drain Me by Lana Sky

Series: The Ellie Gray Chronicels #1

Genre: Paranormal Romance

Page Length: 562

Published on: 28 November 2014

Publisher: Self published

Synopsis: “Red coated his lips, vibrant against that ivory skin. He was the devil incarnate, dressed impeccably in Armani, and I had never seen a sight more terrifying.”

When diagnosed with a fatal illness at the age of twenty six, Eleanor Gray is resigned to her fate—at least until the enigmatic Dublin Helos appears and makes her an offer she knows she should refuse:

Life or Death?

With a decision as harmless as checking the wrong box on a mysterious questionnaire, Ellie is plunged into a dangerous world where souls are sold to the highest bidder and pleasure is fueled by pain.
The rules of this new life are simple: submit everything—mind, body and soul. But the further Ellie falls under Dublin’s control, the more she comes to realize that it’s not just her sanity at stake, but her heart and a whole lot of blood too.

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Wattpad Write-Up: Frost

Review: Frost by E.Latimer

Series: Jotun Chronicles #1

Genre: YA Fantasy

No. of parts: 59

Published on: 14 February 2012

Publisher: Wattpad

Synopsis: “I froze the first boy I ever kissed. And I
don’t mean he got cold feet…”
Megan is pretty unhappy when she’s forced to move to a tiny, freezing town in Canada. It’s going to be totally boring, right? Things heat up when she discovers that she possesses a growing power that’s becoming more and more difficult to control. Not only that, but the power has attracted some interesting people. A smouldering young man who claims to be her rescuer, and his icy but attractive enemy. They’re both claiming to be the good guy, so who exactly is she supposed to trust?  Megan finds herself embroiled in an ancient battle between two kingdoms, slowly discovering an identity she never knew she had.

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