Archives by Tag 'Young Adult'



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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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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Review: Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys February 3, 2012 | Fiction, Reviews, Young Adult
betweenshadesofgray-rsPublisher: Philomel Books Copyright: 2011 Publish Date: March 22, 2011 Pages: 344 Form: Hardback Author: Ruta Sepetys Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository In 1941, fifteen-year-old Lina is preparing for art school, first dates, and all that summer has to offer.  But one night, the Soviet secret police barge violently into her home, deporting

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Review: Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare January 30, 2012 | Fiction, Reviews, Steampunk, Young Adult
clockworkangel-ccPublisher: Simon & Schuster Copyright: 2010 Publish Date: August 31, 2010 Pages: 478 Form: Hardback Series: Infernal Devices (1) Author: Cassandra Clare Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Magic is dangerous–but love is more dangerous still. When sixteen-year-old Tessa Gray crosses the ocean to find her brother, her destination is England, the time is

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Review: Divergent by Veronica Roth January 12, 2012 | Dystopian, Reviews, Young Adult
divergent-vrPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2011 Published: May 3rd, 2011 Pages: 487 Form: Paperback Author: Veronica Roth Buy The Book: Book Depository | B&N One choice decides your friends, defines your beliefs, and determines your loyalties…forever. When sixteen-year-old Tris makes her choice, she cannot foresee how drastically her life will change. Or that the perfect society

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