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Pride's Run - Pride, #1

This is what a young adult book should be. YA authors take notes. You don't need to dumb down a story that's addressed to a teen audience. You can have a compelling story that doesn't have to focus on two people wanting to jump each other's...

5 Stars

Dark Inspiration

I was extremely impressed by Mr. James’ debut novel and I can honestly say that I loved the story so much that I’m eagerly waiting to read more from him. He carefully and very intricately wove his storyline to have elements of mystery and s...

5 Stars

Scripped

Jonah wanders too close to the border between the real world and the fae world. Sela takes advantage of this, and brings him back to “The Company Town”. Sela’s plan is to use Jonah’s skin for passage into the real world to be warm. Sela int...

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Angel Board

David tried to commit suicide, but was stopped by his guardian angel and his girlfriend coming home. David’s mother gives him an Angel Board for Christmas, so he can talk to his guardian angel. David’s sister Amber objects to the Angel Boar...

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Deadly Roles

Sophisticated, ingenious, and clever…what a complex and fun way to discover a new way of entertainment for the most discriminating guest. Okay, I have to admit, delving into a world such as the dark superstition, paranormal elements, death,...

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Rae of Hope - The Chronicles of Kerrigan, #1

Ok, I really liked this book! Rae Kerrigan was orphaned at six years old and has been living with her aunt and uncle in New York since the fire that killed her parents. Now fifteen, she is returning to England to go to boarding school. Not...

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First Bite - The Dark Woods Trilogy, #1 / The Wicked Queen's Tale

First Bite is what happens when a fairy tale retelling is done correctly. This retelling of Snow White breathes new life into the age old tale, and gives it an edge that is sure to be popular with contemporary readers. The dark imagery is b...

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The Ritual

The Ritual drew me in before opening the first page. I read the synopsis and thought, Oh, horror, I want it! The cover of this book intrigued me and set the tone for the story to come. Adam Nevill captured my attention in chapter one and ke...

5 Stars

Bewitching - The Kendra Chronicles

Alex Flinn is a fantastically, original writer! Her witty take on fairy tales is absolutely breath-taking! I’ve never encountered Alex Flinn's books before, but now I want to devour all of them! Bewitching was a refreshing surprise! Kendra...

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  • Author: Alex Flinn
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * SF: Fantasy, * Supernatural
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Hallowed - An Unearthly Novel, #2

It's a relief that "Hallowed" is a successful follow-up to "Unearthly." Even though I liked "Hallowed" a little less than its predecessor, the series is still going strong the way I see it. Whatever was praiseworthy in the 1st book remains...

4 Stars
  • Author: Cynthia Hand
  • Review by: Tatiana
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon - Burton & Swinburne, #3

Sir Richard Francis Burton has been asked to return to Africa by Prime Minister, Lord Palmerston. Before the journey even starts though, attempts on his life begin to occur, some even resulting in other people’s death. Still Richard must go...

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Ancient Revenge - Merryweather Lodge, #1

I found this to be a great novel that grabbed my attention immediately and glued me to my chair as I turned the pages. When Emily visited her aunt and uncle at their farm, the Merryweather Lodge, which wasn’t located that far from Stoneheng...

5 Stars

Malevolent Spirit - Merryweather Lodge #2

This story is the second in the Merryweather Lodge series and it was just as engrossing and spine chilling as the first book. I loved that Ms. Holyoak created such a wonderfully engrossing story based on her own personal experiences she had...

5 Stars

Girl Blue

Girl Blue is the story of Jeremy Copper, a world renowned sculptor and his goal to produce his most illustrious, perfect piece out of a specific type of blue granite. It is infinitely more than that. It is also the story of the demons Jerem...

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Incarnate - Book 1

If I can predict one book to pop up all over readers' Best of 2012 lists', Incarnate by Jodie Meadows is it. Despite a slower-than-I-wanted start, this book has it all. Romance, mystery, romance. romance and some more of that. Okay, maybe I...

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  • Author: Jodi Meadows
  • Review by: Books4Betty
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * SF: Science Fiction, * Supernatural, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

The Cross - Vampire Federation, #2

To save his life, Joel Solomon has been turned into the monster that he has been out to destroy, changed by the woman that he loved. After a gory battle with Gabriel Stone and his minions, the Cross of Ardaich was destroyed while leaving Jo...

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  • Author: Sean McCabe
  • Review by: Jen719
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Susp: Mystery, * Supernatural
  • Publisher: Signet

Destiny

Gabrielle is a witch who has suppressed all memories of being a witch. Unfortunately for her, the warlock responsible for her mother's death has not forgotten about Gabrielle. Darron has been in love with Gabrielle for a while and is eager...

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Forbidden

Claire Brennan is tired of packing up and moving every couple of years. She's found a place where she's comfortable at Emerson Academy, has made good friends in Erica and Brian and even has a crush on school hottie, Neil. When she starts ha...

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  • Authors: Syrie James, Ryan M. James
  • Review by: Shannschoice
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Supernatural
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Phantom - The Hunters Vol 1: The Vampire Diaries

Elena and her friends were finally able to save their home but at a heavy price. Now they are the only ones to remember what has happened the last few months. Elena should be happy to finally be with Stefan, but all she can think about is D...

4 Stars
  • Author: L. J. Smith
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Jane Was Here

“Jane” is really a woman named something else entirely. She is a woman who for her whole life has had autism and her parents had her in an asylum as they didn’t know what else to do with her. A woman who never has spoken a word her whole li...

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Destined - House of Night, #9

I remember how I felt when I first discovered the House of Night series. I was a fan of P.C. Cast’s fantasy Goddess series and was excited to see her trying her hand, with her daughter, at young adult. I loved the first couple of books and...

3 Stars

The Vampire Kitty-cat Chronicles

Patch-the-cat is an ordinary cat until one night, quite unexpectedly, he gets turned into dinner. When he wakes up he’s a vampire kitty. Overtime he discovers that being a vampire—well, sucks. He can’t go back to his old life, the blood lus...

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City of Bones - Mortal Instruments, #1

The Mortal Instruments series is a young adult read, the age appropriateness would be 13 years old and up. While I haven't seen as many students reading this, as say the Hunger Games, it is equally as compelling. The main characters are you...

4 Stars

Z-motors

Jim Lowry is a Master Mechanic without a job. Struggling to find work so he can provide for his wife and daughter, he thinks he's found the job of his dreams when he sees a "Help Wanted" ad for a Master Mechanic. They drive out to the hot,...

5 Stars

A Discovery of Witches - All Souls Trilogy, #1

A phenomenal work, A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness melds magic and science in a beautifully crafted tale.ÿ A fantastical tale that blends a love of scholarship conveyed through erudite references to Oxford University and its weal...

5 Stars
  • Author: Deborah Harkness
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Mirror Maze

This was an interesting story. I didn't care so much for the era (Victorian) because it left the characters a bit stiff with their speech and ideas. Still, overall it was a fast paced book with a lot going on; demons, ghosts, evil, curses,...

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Duncan - Vampires in America, #5

Duncan has served as Raphael's man for over one hundred years. Through Reynolds' deft writing, we see Duncan through the years and evolve with him. Emma couldn't care less about vampire politics. She is looking for her best friend, Lacey, w...

5 Stars

The Best Ghost Stories Ever Told - Best Stories Ever Told

People having been telling ghost stories probably from the first cave men sitting around the campfire, and it has been a favored genre for writers. The stories in "The Best Ghost Stories Ever Told" feature some of the literary world's best...

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Acquainted With the Night - Book 1

When I first received Acquainted with the Night, the sheer size of the book intimidated me. It took me over a week to work up my courage enough to attempt to begin reading. It didn't take me long to get hooked and I finished the thick paper...

4 Stars
  • Author: Piper Maitland
  • Review by: STrimble
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Mystery, * Supernatural, * Susp: Action / Thriller, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Drachar's Demons

"Drachar's Demons" by David and Andrew Burrows is the intriguing prequel to David Burrows' `Prophecy of the Kings trilogy'. The origin of the evil Drachar is detailed in this sometimes chilling fantasy tale that describes the Eldric as they...

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Winging It - The Dragon Diaries, #2

Deborah Cooke's latest release, Winging It is another fantastic addition to her YA series, The Dragon Diaries, that I believe YA readers will love. Ms. Cooke has written a charmingly enchanted story that captures the trials of being a teena...

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  • Author: Deborah Cooke
  • Review by: Heather
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Cold in California - The Twice-Baked Vampire Series, #1

This was a very good book. Gabriel was a really interesting character. He was strong, brave, caring and handsome. He also knew a lot of interesting history. Dori Gallagher was smart and brave. I enjoyed her. The plot was intriguing and pull...

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Dust & Decay

Let me start by saying if you like Rot & Ruin, you're going to love this. All the characters continue to develop perfectly. Benny Imura begins to help his brother Tom with the family business, but all he, his friends, and finally his brothe...

5 Stars

Rot & Ruin

Ever since First Night, when the zombies rose and overran human cities, Benny and Tom Imura have lived in relative security in Mountainside. Benny hates his brother Tom, despising Tom for his cowardice when Tom took Benny and ran, abandonin...

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Every Witch Way But Wicked

This is a wonderful collection of good witch tales, without being heavy on the moralizing (only a little) and leavened with humor. It's done as well as one of Martin Greenburg's collections. It's not primarily humorous, but definitely left...

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  • Authors: Misty Evans, Camilla Chafer, Rose Pressey, Wren Emerson, T. C. LoTempio, Amanda Hocking, Dale Mayer, Edie Ramer, Terri Reid, J.L Bryan, Christiana Miller, Barbra Annino, Debora Geary
  • Review by: A.M. Donovan
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Susp: Mystery, * Supernatural, * Rom: Speculative / PNR, Seasonal / Holiday, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Independently Published

Sleeping Garden

Remember The Secret Garden when we were kids? This is a very good job updating the tale. One irritating part was no one spoke with any contractions. I have yet to meet a teen that doesn't use contractions constantly. I had the same irritati...

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The Doctor and the Kid - A Weird West Tale, #2

With the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral behind him, Doc Holiday has moved to Deadwood, Colorado where it's supposed to be easier for him to live his remaining days while suffering from consumption. Unfortunately, he didn't plan on a night of d...

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Piece of Mind - Emily the Strange

Emily the Strange is finishing up her school work before summer break. But when she receives a letter stating she'll be able to get the wonderful Black Rock that she uses in almost everything, she knows that she must go to Seaside Town to g...

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  • Authors: Jessica Gruner, Rob Reger
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Supernatural
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

A Field Guide To Demons, Vampires, Fallen Angels and Other Subversive Spirits

This is a different type of book. It is exactly what it says it is though, a field guide. As you open this book, you will notice a very large table of contents. It's over 4 pages long! Don't panic because the first section is an introductio...

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Sweet Venom

Sweet Venom follows Grace, Gretchen and Greer. They have no idea that the other two girls exist but they each are apart of something bigger than themselves and will need each other. Gretchen knows all about those things that go bump in the...

4 Stars
  • Author: Tera Lynn Childs
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

In My Dreams

Liz is psychic, garnering the ability to have prophetic dreams of death. When her boyfriend Michael is late picking her up the night of their anniversary, she dreams of him taking her someplace and begging her to remember him always. To rem...

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Kiss of Frost - Mythos Academy, #2

Kiss of Frost by Jennifer Estep continues her young adult series "Mythos Academy" as it follows the adventures of Gwen Frost, gypsy teenager with the gift of psychometry (the ability to gain information about an object's history through the...

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  • Author: Jennifer Estep
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * Young Adult, * Supernatural
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

Forest of Shadows

John Backman wins the lottery on the night his wife dies. Instead of going crazy with the money, he retires from a job he hates and uses the money to cover the living expenses for himself and his young daughter, Jessica. However, because Jo...

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Fury - Fury Trilogy, #1

Fury, by Elizabeth Miles, is a book people are either going to love or hate. It seems hard to find a middle level. For me? I'm hanging somewhere between liking this book and feeling nothing in general for it. The storytelling and writing ar...

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Past Continuous

Past Continuous is the second in a series, but it stands alone. Ade Patience is a high school teen with special powers, like the ability to see people's futures when he touches them. Although he's in a great relationship with a girl who als...

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  • Author: K. Ryer Breese
  • Review by: Josie
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * SF: Science Fiction, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Jane Austen Blood Persuasion - A Novel

It has been years since Jane took the Cure and the Damned helped save England from the French. The Damned have been cast out from London Society, and some have made their way to Jane's quiet little town. The close quarters have started Jane...

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The Haunting Of Alaizabel Cray

Life has been rough to Thaniel Fox, our young, but toughened protagonist. Orphaned at a young age, and left with only his father's lessons on Wych-hunting, Thaniel follows in the footsteps of his father, and becomes a Wych-hunter himself. T...

5 Stars

Half-Past Dawn

OK another book I wish I could write a good review for BUT I just cannot! I was excited to get this book as it actually sounded very good. When I started reading I did manage to make it to chapter 9, but I just could not get into this book!...

2 Stars

Monsters of Myth

Our favorite monsters (and some lesser known) are brought back for a visit. Brenna Lyons steps out of her usual style of writing with enjoyable results. You get a different take on Frankenstein's monster to gremlins. If you are looking for...

4 Stars

Isle of Night - The Watchers, #1

I was quite excited for this novel as the blurb had seemed to be something a bit darker and more intense than the standard paranormal YA read. Indeed when I was idly flipping through it the random passages what I came upon seemed to support...

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  • Author: Veronica Wolff
  • Review by: Lexile
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

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