Category Archives: St. Martin’s Griffin

Review: Party Games: A Fear Street Novel by R. L. Stine

  Grade Level: 7 – 12 Series: Fear Street Hardcover: 288 pages Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin (September 30, 2014) ISBN: 9781250051615 Source: Publisher When Rachel Martin is invited to Brendan Fear’s birthday party at his family’s home on Fear Island, she can’t resist. Despite her friends’ warnings, her crush on Brendan clouds her judgement and […]

Mx3 Review: Allison Hewitt Is Trapped: A Zombie Novel by Madeleine Roux

Paperback: 352 pages Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin; First Edition edition (January 18, 2011) ISBN-10: 0312658907 Source: Library Allison Hewitt and her coworkers at Brooks and Peabody Bookstore are trapped together when the zombie outbreak hits.  Allison is able to keep in touch with the outside world through her blog and the military’s wireless network.  Eventually, […]

Review: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Hardcover: 336 pages Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin (February 26, 2013) ISBN-10: 1250012570 Source: Library copy The year is 1986 in Omaha, Nebraska.  Park is a sixteen-year-old part Asian boy living in a mostly white community. He’s not an outcast but due to his interest in alternative music and comics forces him to stand apart from […]

Review: Assassin’s Code by Jonathan Maberry

Paperback: 432 pages Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin (April 10, 2012) ISBN-10: 0312552203 Source: Publisher U.S. Department of Military Sciences Captain Joe Ledger and the Echo Team have been sent to Iran to rescue a group of American students held hostage. As the team ushers the students out of the country, Ledger learns of a number […]

Review: Patient Zero by Jonathan Maberry (Audiobook)

Audible Audio Edition Listening Length:14 hours and 45 minutes Program Type:Audiobook Version:Unabridged Publisher:Blackstone Audio, Inc. Source: Publisher Joe Ledger is a Baltimore detective, recently recruited to lead a new secret task force created to battle forces Homeland Security cannot. The first mission of this task force, referred to as Department of Military Sciences (DMS for short)  is to […]

Mx3 Review: Dead of Night by Jonathan Maberry

Paperback:368 pages Publisher:St. Martin’s Griffin; Original edition (October 25, 2011) ISBN-10: 031255219X Source: Publisher Serial killer Homer Gibbon is sentenced to death. Except, it’s not quite the death he expected.  Rather than truly being executed, the prison doctor, hell-bent on revenge and desperate for someone to pay for heir actions, injects him with a serum […]

Frightful Friday: Autumn by David Moody

Frightful Friday is a weekly meme in which I feature a particularly scary or chilling book that I’ve read that week. Feel free to grab the button & join in! This week’s featured book is Autumn by David Moody: Paperback:320 pages Publisher:St. Martin’s Griffin (October 26, 2010) ISBN-10: 031256998X Source: Personal copy One seemingly normal […]

Review: Infinite Days by Rebecca Maizel

  Reading level: Young Adult Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin; 1 edition (August 3, 2010) ISBN-10: 0312649916 Source: Publisher Lenah Beaudonte was transformed into a vampire when she was a young teen in 15th Century England.  Through the centuries she built up her power and reputation and became one of the most respected female […]

Review: SOS! The Six O’Clock Scramble to the Rescue: Earth-Friendly, Kid-Pleasing Dinners for Busy Families

Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin; 1 edition (April 13, 2010) ISBN-10: 0312578113 Source: Publisher Every parent has faced this dilemma:How do I feed my children a quick, healthy meal on a budget?  I know we face this problem at least 2-3 times a week!  When I was offered SOS! The Six O’Clock Scramble […]

Review and Blog Tour: Angel Lane by Sheila Roberts

  Paperback: 352 pages Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin (September 29, 2009) ISBN-10: 0312384823 Source: Publisher   Heart Lake is a small, quiet lake-side town.  It seems to be experiencing a bit of growing-pains, however.  Citizens are no longer courteous to one another and it’s beginning to loose its Mayberry feeling. The three main characters (Jaime, […]