Overbite by Meg Cabot (Insatiable #2)

Morning folks!  Today we're beginning the day by discussing very dark things.  Vampires.  Subterranean passages.  The New Jersey Devil (yes, it's real!).  And the end (probably) of a very promising series by Meg Cabot. Ignoring the rants of GoodReads reviewers, I decided to give the sequel a try for myself. My copy of Overbite finally arrives [...]


Insatiable by Meg Cabot (Insatiable #1)

What can you say about Meg Cabot?  Girl's got talent.  How many authors successfully cross age groups, let alone different genres too?  For those of you who don't know Meg Cabot's work, here's a brief introduction. She's the bestselling author of multiple series for children, YA, and adults (1-800-WHERE-R-U, Avalon High, Queen of Babble, Allie [...]

Underworld by Meg Cabot (Abandon #2)

With this second installment of the Abandon series, all the world-building work that was so predominant in the first book, Abandon, finally pays off.  In the first chapter, Cabot draws us in with a scene in the middle of an intense life-or-death scenario, then backs up in the following chapter to remind us where we [...]

Abandon by Meg Cabot (Abandon #1)

Pierce Oliviera, daughter of bird-lover environmentalist mom and BP-executive dad, is different from most girls because she's died, and lived, to tell about it.  Only, when she came back after drowning in her family's pool, she couldn't tell her family what REALLY happened during those 20 minutes because no-one would ever believe her... would they? [...]