April 09, 2018

#BookReview: Phoenix Fire (Phoenix Cycle #1) by S.D. Grimm

About the Book:

After spending her life in foster care, Ava has finally found home. But all it takes is a chance encounter with hot nerd Wyatt Wilcox for it to unravel.

Now, things are starting to change. First, the flashes of memories slowly creeping in. Memories of other lives, lives that Wyatt is somehow in. Then, the healing. Any cut? Gone.

But when Cade and Nick show up, claiming to be her brothers, things get even weirder. They tell her she’s a Phoenix, sent to protect the world from monsters—monsters she never knew existed. It’s a little hard to accept. Especially when they tell her she has to end the life of a Phoenix turned rogue, or Cade will die.

With Wyatt’s increasingly suspicious behavior, Ava’s determined to figure out what he’s hiding. Unless she can discover Wyatt’s secret in time and complete her Phoenix training, she’ll lose the life, love, and family she never thought she could have.




Publisher: Entangled Teen
Recommended Age: Young Adult 
Genre: Fantasy 
How I Acquired this book: Netgalley 
Overall rating: ★★
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About the Author:
S. D. Grimm’s first love in writing is young adult fantasy and science fiction. That's to be expected from someone who looks up to heroes like Captain America and Wonder Woman, has been sorted into Gryffindor, and isn't much taller than a hobbit. Her patronus is a Red Voltron Lion, her spirit animal is Toothless, and her lightsaber is blue. She believes that with a little faith, a lot of love, and an untamed imagination, every adventure is possible. That's why she writes. Her office is anywhere she can curl up with her laptop and at least one large-sized dog. You can learn more about her upcoming novels at www.sdgrimm.com

Noteworthy experiences while reading this book: Nothing special with this one. 

Check out author's other books? No
Recommend this book? No 

Notes and Opinions:  This one just didnt work out for me at all. I tried my best but it just didnt work out.  I found the charaters lacking and the story just not all that speical. I wish it would have been out of this world with this cover but for me it just wasnt.  The characters were lacking in what they needed to shine and the story was kind of all over the place for me. 

Go Into This One Knowing: Not really for me. 
 









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