Review: Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho

February 20, 2017By thekatyBook Reviews, Books No Comments

SYNOPSIS: In his latest international bestseller, the celebrated author of The Alchemist addresses the fundamental questions asked by millions: What am I doing here today? and Why do I go on living? Twenty-four-year-old Veronika seems to have everything she could wish for: youth and beauty, plenty of attractive boyfriends, a fulfilling job, and a loving family. … Read More

Review: La La Land by Logan Keys

January 26, 2017By thekatyBook Reviews, Books No Comments

For those of you not big into indie books (YET. You’ll get there because it IS the future of publishing) you may be thinking that I’m going to review the musical that won a ton of awards and was nominated for basically everything. No. While I love a good musical, I have yet to see … Read More


July 8, 2016By thekatyBook Reviews, Books No Comments

Synopsis: Don’t stand out. Blend in. Remain invisible. Those are the rules I lived by—the rules I thought would keep me alive. I was wrong. Wynter Reeves is a law-abiding citizen of the State, a willing conformist whose daily life is haunted by terrorism and oppression. With the constant threat of death hanging over her like … Read More

Review: Crash Alive by Christopher Kerns

May 31, 2016By thekatyBook Reviews, Books No Comments

A code that has never been broken. A secret society with an unthinkable plan. A hacker that has had enough. The only comfort teenager Haylie Black knows is in the world of technology – coding late into the night, building cool gadgets, and occasionally breaking into places where she doesn’t belong. But Haylie’s world is … Read More

Review: Clones: The Anthology

May 24, 2016By thekatyBook Reviews, Books No Comments

Synopsis: CLONES: The Anthology Human cloning. Technology evolves faster than we do. The law shields us from our worst temptations. But the opportunity is there, dangling just out of reach—perfection and ascension… or delusion and destruction. In this collection of clone-themed stories, ten of today’s top speculative fiction writers explore our morality, our built-in societal restraints, … Read More

Ren: God’s Little Monster by Sarah Noffke

May 12, 2016By thekatyBook Reviews, Books 2 Comments

Synopsis: Ren Lewis has the life he’s always wanted: the perfect woman and the perfect job as an agent for the Lucidites, fixing problems before they happen. And yet, he’s still miserable. He blames the monster buried inside of him for his problems. But what this redheaded Brit doesn’t realize is his life is about … Read More

V is for Viral Outbreak #AtoZChallenge

April 26, 2016By thekatyBook Reviews, Books 6 Comments

I love a good viral outbreak. The emotions sweeping the nation, a hero or heroine attempting to reach family without succumbing to illness…wait, you know I mean viral outbreaks in FICTION, correct? In real life, viruses are NOT fun at all. However, in fiction, there is no chance of actually catching something (unless a certain … Read More