Flashback Friday is a new weekly feature hosted here at Read Hot Reviews. The goal of this feature is to bring back older reviews of books (at least a year or more!) to try to bring new readership to them, or to bring back a rant I may not be particularly over yet ;). If you want to participate, grab the image above and link … Continue reading Flashback Friday: Bloody Jack by L.A. Meyer
Hello there lovelies! Welcome to my first ever Flashback Friday Feature. As I said in my introduction post yesterday, this feature will be where I bring back book reviews that I wrote on an old blog of mine back in 2010-2011. The intent is to hopefully bring some older books back to light and maybe introduce them to some new readers who may have forgotten … Continue reading Flashback Friday: Water for Elephants by Sarah Gruen
“But Traci – it’s only Thursday!” I’m sure you’re exclaiming. Yes I know, but I wanted to take a minute to introduce you to a new weekly feature I’ll be having here on the blog and the reasons why. As some of you may already know, Read Hot Reviews was originally a blog I started back in 2010 while I was in college. I … Continue reading Flashback Friday: New Feature Introduction!
When Gia Montgomery’s boyfriend, Bradley, dumps her in the parking lot of her high school prom, she has to think fast. After all, she’d been telling her friends about him for months now. This was supposed to be the night she proved he existed. So when she sees a cute guy waiting to pick up his sister, she enlists his help. The task is simple: … Continue reading [Review] The Fill-In Boyfriend by Kasie West
WWW Wednesday is a book meme run by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? So let’s get to it! What are you currently reading? The Siren by Kiera Cass I read the self-published version of this book back in 2009 when … Continue reading WWW: February 24, 2016
Everyone Celaena Sardothien loves has been taken from her. But she’s at last returned to the empire—for vengeance, to rescue her once-glorious kingdom, and to confront the shadows of her past… She has embraced her identity as Aelin Galathynius, Queen of Terrasen. But before she can reclaim her throne, she must fight. She will fight for her cousin, a warrior prepared to die for her. … Continue reading [Review] Queen of Shadows by Sarah J. Maas
Celaena Sardothien has survived deadly contests and shattering heartbreak—but at an unspeakable cost. Now she must travel to a new land to confront her darkest truth…a truth about her heritage that could change her life—and her future—forever. Meanwhile, brutal and monstrous forces are gathering on the horizon, intent on enslaving her world. To defeat them, Celaena must find the strength to not only fight her … Continue reading [Review] Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas
“A funny, poetic, big-hearted reminder that life can—and will—take us all by surprise.”—Jennifer E. Smith, The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight Can the best thing happen at the worst time? Her dad went crazy. Her mom left town. She has bills to pay and a little sister to look after. Now is not the time for level-headed seventeen-year-old Lucille to fall in love. But love—messy, … Continue reading [Review] This Raging Light by Estelle Laure
I went a little crazy at the book store the other day while looking for some contemporary novels to help me break up the tons of fantasy that has been stacking up on my shelves lately. Sometimes you just need to cleanse your palate, you know? So, from top to bottom in order of the picture, here we go! Firsts by Laurie Elizabeth … Continue reading January Book Haul!
Celaena Sardothien is Adarlan’s most feared assassin. As part of the Assassin’s Guild, her allegiance is to her master, Arobynn Hamel, yet Celaena listens to no one and trusts only her fellow killer-for-hire, Sam. In these action-packed novellas – together in one edition for the first time – Celaena embarks on five daring missions. They take her from remote islands to hostile deserts, where she … Continue reading [Review] The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas