“. . . meaningful, heartwarming, and well told.”
Author Sarah Aronson does not write quiet little problem novels for young adults.
“. . . hard to put down.”
“Wild Awake is a spirited, swashbuckling tale . . .”
Dark Triumph, the second installment of Robin LaFevers’ His Dark Assassin series picks up precisely where her debut Grave Mercy left off.
“. . . leaves us eagerly awaiting the next installment. . . .”
“Readers will find themselves cheering the protagonist, eager to find that light at the end of the tunnel . . .”
“bully.com is full of suspense with a surprise ending skillfully written to keep readers hanging on every word.”
“Tahereh Mafi has proved herself a masterful plotter and storyteller.”
Unravel Me is Tahereh Mafi’s second book in a dystopian YA trilogy.
“. . . a welcome view of a likable young woman’s full-throttled claim on life in the early 20th century.”
Liv Stein awakens in an unfamiliar room, broken, bruised, and with no memory of life before the accident her parents claim nearly killed her.
“. . . clear your calendar to allow yourself the luxury of reading this book in one or two sittings. You will be shaken . . .”
Who can you really trust?
“If the reader has not read the first book, he or she won’t have a clue what is going on . . .”
Louder Than Words tells the story of a teenage girl who must uncover her past in order to pursue her future.
“Conjure is a sweet, adventure-packed romp for young teen readers.”
“It’s like Alice in Wonderland meets Jason Bourne in Fallujah.”
“Libba Bray has created a mesmerizing concoction of the paranormal mixed with horror, well seasoned with captivating period detail.”
“. . . not a warm fuzzy story.”
“A cautionary tale about responsibility, integrity, and redemption . . .”
“. . . skillfully crafted . . . in a fun-filled, thoroughly enjoyable package.”
Cat Crawford, just about to turn 16, is not in the mood to celebrate.
“. . . fresh, strange, and dangerous. . . . Neverland is lush and beautiful, but edged everywhere with menace . . . the people . . . ragged-edged and wild.”
“Liar and Spy is a worthwhile read . . .”
Rebecca Stead covers a lot of ground in her new middle grade mystery Liar and Spy.
“What more can a reader ask? . . . dazzling . . . a brilliant story well told.”
“. . . a magical, thought-provoking expedition.”
“. . . realistic . . . rendered in a quiet prose that speaks volumes . . .”
“. . . an effervescent cocktail . . . with just the right bite.”