Archives by Category 'Young Adult'



Review: Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead June 18, 2012 | Paranormal, Reviews, Young Adult
vampireacademy-rmPublisher: Penguin Published: August 16, 2007 Copyright: 2007 Pages: 332 Form: Paperback Series: Vampire Academy (1) Author: Richelle Mead Buy The Book: B&N |  Book Depository ONLY A TRUE BEST FRIEND CAN PROTECT YOU FROM YOUR IMMORTAL ENEMIES… Lissa Dragomir is a Moroi princess: a mortal vampire with a rare gift for harnessing the earth’s magic. 

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Review: Die for Me by Amy Plum June 1, 2012 | Paranormal, Reviews, Young Adult
dieforme-apPublisher: Harper Teen Copyright: 2011 Published: May 10, 2011 Pages: 273 Form: e-Book Series: Revenant Series (1) Author: Amy Plum Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository In the City of Lights, two star-crossed lovers battle a fate that is destined to tear them apart again and again for eternity. When Kate Mercier’s parents die

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Review: Knocked Out by My Nunga-Nungas by Louise Rennison May 4, 2012 | Reviews, Young Adult
knockedoutbymynunganungas-lrPublisher: HarperTeen Copyright: 2001 Published: March 4, 2003 Pages: 183 Form: Paperback Series: Confessions of Georgia Nicolson (3) Author: Louise Rennison Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository I was in a state of confusiosity. Georgia Nicolson has finally landed Robbie the Sex God and life is fab.  But all of a sudden Georgia’s ex,

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Rant: The Willful Damsel April 17, 2012 | Rant, Young Adult
damselI am noticing a DISTURBING trend in Young Adult fiction lately and I really don’t like it one bit.  It’s because of all you wonderful book bloggers out there that I’m even into Young Adult fiction like I am now.  Don’t get me wrong, Adult fiction still totally rocks my world, and it’s still probably

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Quickie Reviews April 13, 2012 | Fiction, Historicals, Quickie Reviews, Romance, Steampunk, Young Adult
secretsofasummernight-lkQuickie Reviews:   So I read a couple of books a few weeks ago and didn’t get around to writing my reviews for them.  Because I generally write my reviews soon after I’ve read the book, unless I take good notes, I don’t feel right about giving a full review of them.  If I wait

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Review: Night Sky by Jolene Perry April 9, 2012 | Fiction, Reviews, Young Adult
nightsky-jpPublisher: Tribute Books Copyright: 2012 Published: March 1, 2012 Pages: 247 Form: ebook (provided by publisher) Find the Author: Jolene Perry Buy The Book: B&N After losing Sarah, the friend he’s loved, to some other guy, Jameson meets Sky. Her Native American roots, fluid movements, and need for brutal honesty become addictive fast. This is

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Review: Wither by Lauren DeStefano March 19, 2012 | Dystopian, Fiction, Reviews, Young Adult
wither-ldPublisher: Simon & Schuster Copyright: 2011 Published: March 22, 2011 Pages: 358 Form: Hardback Series: The Chemical Gardens (1) Author: Lauren DeStefano Buy The Book: B&N  | Book Depository Thanks to modern science, every newborn has become a ticking genetic time bomb–males only live to age twenty-five, and females only live to age twenty.  In

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Mini Reviews: The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare (1-3) March 9, 2012 | Fiction, Mini Reviews, Paranormal, Young Adult
cityofbones-ccPublisher: Simon & Schuster Copyright: 2007 Publish Date: March  27, 2007 Pages: 485 Form: Paperback Series: Mortal Instruments (1) Author: Cassandra Clare Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder — much less a murder

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Review: Josephine and the Soldier by Beverly Jenkins February 27, 2012 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
josephineandthesoldier-bjPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2003 Publish Date: January 21, 2003 Pages: 311 Form: Paperback Author: Beverly Jenkins Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository JOSEPHINE Josephine Best has it all figured out. Just seventeen, she’s been to college, she has her own hairdressing shop, and she refuses to be distracted by any of that courting

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Review: Waterfall by Lisa T. Bergren February 20, 2012 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
waterfall-ltbPublisher: David C. Cook Copyright: 2011 Publish Date: February 1, 2011 Pages: 277 Form: e-Book Series: River of Time (1) Author: Lisa T. Bergren Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Most American teenagers want a vacation in Italy, but the Betarrini sisters have spent every summer of their lives among the romantic hills with

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