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All the Bright Places

What a beautifully disturbing, haunting, heart wrenching, heartwarming, young adult novel. Finch and Violet are an unlikely pair. Finch, a misunderstood misfit, and Violet, more popular and accepted by their high school peers, meet in an un...

4 Stars

The Cipher

This techno thriller is very close to the real world. Which just made it really creepy! Robert (Smiles) was a very good and convincing character. With a side cast of techno geeks this story will grip you until the end pages. These character...

5 Stars

Girl in a Funk: Quick Stress Busters (and Why They Work)

Quick Stress Busters offers plenty of tips for teenage girls to use to help them relax and unwind when they are stressed out. From telling a teen to write her feelings out on paper; to making your own tea bath, from teaching short exercises...

5 Stars

Start It Up - The Complete Teen Business Guide to Turning Your Passions into Pay

In this informative book geared to young budding entrepreneurs, Ms. Rankin provides pivotal data for young adults to think about and use in order to make their new businesses successful. She provides sample business plans for them to look o...

5 Stars

Southern Spirits - Southern Ghost Hunter Mysteries, #1

Angie Fox has a new series and it’s one that will have you laughing and glued to the page. Nothing like mixing up a spirit from the 20’s in a small southern town with a modern woman trying to make it on her own. Actually, the spirit helps V...

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  • Author: Angie Fox
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * PARA: Supernatural, * ROM: Paranormal, * SUSP: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Independently Published

Elixir

Before I proceed with this review, I must first say that I really don’t like reading stories written in the present tense. Some people have no problem with them, but some people do. I am in the latter camp. This was a huge factor in my deci...

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The Eighth Guardian - Annum Guard Book, #1

I had a hard time reading The Eighth Guardian. While the story concept was great the actual story telling was not for me. I want a book that catches my attention within the first 50 to 100 pages and unfortunately with every chapter that I r...

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  • Author: Meredith McCardle
  • Review by: ErinP
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * HIST: Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: Skyscape

Sudden Secrets

Sudden Secrets is an interesting YA book written by C. Lee McKenzie. It’s entertaining enough for anyone to enjoy, regardless of age. The storyline is easy to follow, and gives you enough history on the characters to allow you to relate and...

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Covenant's End - A Widdershins Adventure, #4

It was hard to sit down and start Covenant’s End, knowing it would be the last adventure of Widdershins and Olgun. How do you say goodbye to a character like Widdershins? When you are Ari Marmell, you do it the hard way, no corners cut, no...

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Blackout - Annum Guard Book, #2

I thought Blackout was book one to the Annum Guard series and then found out that it was book two. I have since ordered book one. Oh my God, this book was so good! Even without reading book one I wasn’t too lost. A friend had read book one,...

5 Stars

Bridges Burned - Going Down in Flames, #2

Bridges Burned caught my eye not only by its book cover, but a friend of mine told me about the series by Chris Cannon, and said I would check it out. I wound up buying the first book and loving it. So, I was happy to see this book on the N...

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The Conspiracy of Us

I don't know where to start on this one. It was up in the air for me, at points I really loved this one and at points I was left feeling confused and other points I felt like this story shouldn't end to feeling like it couldn't get over qui...

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  • Author: Maggie Hall
  • Review by: ErinP
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: ! Debut Title, * HIST: Historical Fiction, * ROM: Historical, * SUSP: Mystery
  • Publisher: Putnam Juvenile

The Law of Loving Others

I tried so hard to finish this book. It isn't that long and the plot was very interesting. But this book has a lot of drug use and a lot of screwed up relationships as well as a lot of cheating. I think the writing itself was done very well...

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Revealed - A House of Night Novel, #11

This new adult paranormal series is written by a wonderfully talented mother-daughter team who have created a fascinatingly textured universe with humans and vampyres coexisting. The youngsters in this particular corner of the world have ex...

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  • Authors: P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: Mythology, * PARA: Supernatural, * Young Adult, Vampires
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Kalona's Fall - A House of Night Novella #4

This intriguing introduction to the mythology that underlies the vampyre society that is part of the ‘House of Night’ series provides a fascinating perspective of some of the key characters. The twist on certain aspects of traditional mytho...

4 Stars
  • Authors: P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: Mythology, * PARA: Supernatural, * Young Adult, ! Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Cress - Lunar Chronicles, #3

Cress by Marissa Meyer is the third novel in her Lunar Chronicles, a series that has a legion of devoted fans who adore Marissa’s unique futuristic characters spun from classic fairytales. In this book, instead of being trapped in a tower s...

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Stolen - Heart of Dread, #2

Stolen started out really well. It has a fast paced start and it was going very well. But, somewhere along the way it got lost. The story took a turn for the worst and just started to drag. I really loved the story. It made me think about t...

3 Stars

The Terminals

The Terminals was supposed to be an action packed, pulse-thudding thriller. But, what I got was a water down story where people do things with no thought. This one started out so well. You have an enhanced girl trying to get away from the b...

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Pushed - Sense Thieves

OMG this book was so good! I really wish I would have had book one. I will definitely be grabbing it now! And although I was a little lost to start, I was quickly caught up with the story so far. Remy was a great character! She is well roun...

5 Stars
  • Author: Corrine Jackson
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * PARA: Supernatural, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: K-Teen

The Mage Sister

The author, Jeanne Bradford, did a great job of describing the events and places in the story. I really liked the concept of mage brides and girls having this magic and then a man magic being connected to her. I really liked how I was inves...

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Diamond Heiress

Please allow me to say this is a rare gem of a book (no pun intended). As a student and lover of the gemstone world, the title of this book alone caught my attention. The premise is what kept me hooked and drew me in. Author Ruth Roberts di...

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Daisy to the Rescue - True Stories of Daring Dogs, Paramedic Parrots, and Other Animal Heroes

Animal lovers will find a series of short narratives about animals who have done some pretty remarkable things in this book. Although dogs are the featured animals, there are a range of other critters from lions protecting a kidnapped girl...

4 Stars

Ballet Spectacular - A Young Ballet Lover's Guide and An Insight into A Magical World

"Ballet Spectacular" is an informative book, but what I love most is the stunning pictures. From little girls to grown women, all will love flipping through the pages to see the beautiful ballerinas and impressive costumes. I can imagine a...

5 Stars

Valley of Fires - The Conquered Earth, #3

This is the third book, and possibly the last, in A Conquered Earth series. This series has a very complex world and has multiple story lines going on at the same time so it would be best to start this series at the first book to understand...

4 Stars

Hidden Wings - Hidden Wings Series Book One

If you loved the Mortal Instruments series by Cassandra Clare then this book will be a nice treat for you. I love the element of not really knowing why her Aunt wants her to come Alaska and how you get just a bit of the story as you read al...

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Color Song - A Passion Blue Novel, #2

Do you ever get tired of Gender roles? Ever say I want to do this but can’t because of my gender? Well this book can give you the courage you may need to do something about it. Color Song is about one girl whose only wish is to paint and sh...

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  • Author: Victoria Strauss
  • Review by: ShaniquaHarris
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * HIST: Historical Fiction, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Skyscape

In The Rearview

When Meagan’s secret is found out, and she realizes there is no way to outrun her habit of cutting, she tries to work through it. But it's not as easy as it sounds. People don't seem to realize but cutting is a big thing and it's fast becom...

3 Stars

Golden Boy

I sometimes see pictures on Facebook that ask me what book has changed your life. This will forever be my go to book to share. This book was just so life changing. This book WILL make you cry! So you have been warned. This book was an emoti...

5 Stars

Latitude Zero

Well this is my first book by author Diana Renn. I have to say that this will not be the last. I might go stalk her later today! This book is for the murder mystery reader. This book is full of mystery, suspense, and a YA murder. This is an...

5 Stars

Rebel Nation - Nation, #2

Rebel Nation is A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!! Ok so when I grabbed this I was an idiot and didn't know that it was a book two. So I tracked down a copy of book one and read that as well. Then I devoured book two! O look at the cute puppy on the cover, ha...

5 Stars

A Time to Dance

The cover was the first thing that drew me in to A Time to Dance. And well that is not where it ended. The about this book section also dug deep within my heart. This is a story about a girl who loves to dance and then loses her leg. So as...

5 Stars

Sway

The tagline of this book had me pulled in, "Boy Meets Girl…Boy Charms Girl...For Someone Else". So going into this book I was thinking it was going to be some sappy romance book, but was surprised when it wasn't. Jesse is a fouled mouth jer...

4 Stars

Stranger

So after the first two chapters I started to get really scared. I’ve had issues with books that are over like 2 POVs and this has 5! But that was fine. Each character had their own very distinct voice. So it didn't mess the story up and it...

5 Stars

The Fire Seekers - The Babel Trilogy, #1

This is one of those books that I really wonder how it got published. The book is very very slow. The characters go from being at deaths door to all of a sudden fighting. Things just didn’t make sense. This book is classified as Science Fic...

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  • Author: Richard Farr
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: Action & Adventure, * SF: Science Fiction, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Skyscape

Life Behind the Wall - Candy Bombers, Beetle Bunker, and Smuggler's Treasure

Have you ever wanted to know how it felt to be a teenager growing up in Berlin…after Hitler killed himself? What about during the time when the wall was just built? Or even when it finally opened the borders to everyone? If so I recommend y...

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Anatomy of a Misfit

OMG I have to say that this book blew me away! I haven't read anything so funny in a while. Although I do think this book should have been updated for this time period instead of using things like The Brady Bunch etc. As I don't think most...

5 Stars

Feuds - The Feuds Series, #1

UGH. Yup that one word. The story started out weird. It didn’t keep my attention and well it just didn’t work out well. The characters weren't fully developed and the plot started out in the middle of the story. I think it would have been b...

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Crewel - Crewel World, #1

Crewel by Gennifer Albin is the first of three books published in this series. There are a lot of paranormal YA stories out there and to find a unique world is rare so I consider this book a real gem. The story is set in a place called Arra...

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The Curse of the Thrax - Bloodsword Trilogy, #1

I did not finish this story due to the fact that it has some major problems including the world the author created for this story. Sadly it was such a mess it made it difficult to follow the storyline. The characters’ names themselves were...

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Wanted: Dead or In Love

Wanted: Dead or In Love was a great and fast read! I couldn't put it down. I jumped at the chance to read a teen paranormal version of Bonnie and Clyde. I am not a fanatic ha-ha, but I loved the movie that was out a few months ago. So when...

4 Stars
  • Author: Kym Brunner
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * HIST: Historical Fiction, + Romantic Elements, * SUSP: Thriller, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Merit Press

Black Ice

Black Ice is a mystery right at the start. It is fast paced and we'll just plain yummy. It kept me guessing until the murderer was revealed. It did have a few boring parts that you could probably skip over. But all in all it was worth the r...

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Eternal - Shadow Falls: After Dark, #2

These books are going to kill me one day! With their OMG cliffhanger’s one day you guys are going to find me dead! This is book two of the spin off series of Shadow Falls. These are all about our vamp Della and I have to say that I really h...

5 Stars

Dumah's Demons - AngelFire Chronicles, #1.5

Having read both books 1 and 2 of the Angelfire series by author Ami Blackwelder, I knew Dumah’s Demons would be a perfect complement to the series. I was not disappointed in the least. This novella tells the story of Dumah, Kian’s troubled...

4 Stars

Frostbitten

Frostbitten is a well written paranormal story of a young girl who has had it rough. Enter a good looking male lead who just so happens to have a small secret. Well maybe not so small. He's a werewolf. Ms. Beck has done a great job of creat...

4 Stars

The Legend of the Blue Eyes - The Blue Eyes Trilogy, #1

I’m loving this new take on vampires! The main character is Arianna. Her whole life changed when she turned 16 and found out she is a Vampire aka Night Human. The author did a wonderful job of capturing my interest from the start. The image...

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  • Author: B. Kristin McMichael
  • Review by: Missyb0103
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * ROM: Paranormal, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Lexia Press

The Forgotten Pharaoh

This book has lots of descriptions of the teen characters experiencing lust and sexual desires. These are the parts that I thought the book could have done without. There are ways to write about physical attractions without being so explici...

3 Stars

Ready Player One

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline is the perfect novel for those who are nostalgic for the 1980’s, even as readers are transported to the year 2044, where most of the world prefers to spend their days in a virtual reality searching for a hid...

4 Stars
  • Author: Ernest Cline
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * SF: Science Fiction, * SUSP: Thriller
  • Publisher: Broadway Books

Scarlet - Lunar Chronicles, #2

Scarlet by Marissa Meyer is the second story in the amazing Lunar Chronicles, which repackages classic fairytales in futuristic settings. There are two parallel storylines that will entertain readers, the continuing saga of Cinder and Princ...

4 Stars

Clariel - The Lost Abhorsen, #1

Although I had to get the cliff notes version of what the first three books were about. This one was ok at best. I think that there should have been more magic right off the bat. This is the long awaited conclusion to the Abhorsen series an...

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The Warrior - Dante Walker, #3

The Warrior, the final novel in Victoria Scott’s Dante Walker trilogy, is a compelling and satisfying finale to the series. Scott maintained the emotional depth with this novel. I felt a mixture of emotions. Grief, shock, joy! This novel re...

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