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There Is No Long Distance Now - Very Short Stories

"There Is No Long Distance Now" is a collection of, as the book's subtitle points out, very short stories. No longer than 1000 words or 5 pages each, these stories are rich in language, evocative, lyrical, which can be easily explained by t...

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  • Author: Naomi Shihab Nye
  • Review by: Tatiana
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Under 45k Words, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Fateful

Tess is working as a maid for a British family that is making its way to America. Once there she hopes to save enough to leave and start a new life for herself. But on the Titanic, anything can happen. Before boarding the Titanic, Tess find...

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  • Author: Claudia Gray
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, Supernatural, * Romance: Historical
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Cold Kiss

Wren is devastated when her boyfriend Danny is killed in a car crash. She discovers she has the ability to bring him back, kind of. Danny is not the same at all now. What can happen when you bring your boyfriend back from the dead only to h...

4 Stars
  • Author: Amy Garvey
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

A Beautiful Dark

On Skye's seventeenth birthday she ends up meeting two boys who are complete opposites. Asher is the dark one and Devon is the quiet, fair one. What do they want and why do they seem to be following her? Could they possibly have anything to...

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The Girl of Fire and Thorns - Book 1

Elisa was given an odd gift by the gods when she was a baby. She is the chosen one, the only one chosen in her century. But Elisa doesn't feel like the chosen one. Her older sister is more graceful, prettier, and better in most ways in Elis...

5 Stars

Variant

Benson thought that going to Maxfield Academy would be a life saver. But this school is much different from any other. First of all, the school seems to have no adults present. Second, the students split into groups to make the living decis...

5 Stars

Deadly Cool

Hartley had thought she had the perfect relationship with her boyfriend but now she has discovered her boyfriend has been cheating on her. But when Hartley goes to confront him, she encounters an unexpected surprise, the girl he had been ch...

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  • Author: Gemma Halliday
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Never Have I Ever - The Lying Game #2

Never Have I Ever is a fantastic sequel to a fantastic book. Earlier this year, I took a chance on The Lying Game by Sara Shepard and absolutely loved it. My expectations for its sequel, Never Have I Ever, were set really high. In the end,...

5 Stars

Beautiful Days - A Bright Young Things Novel

I have to find a way to write this review without spoiling EVERYTHING. When a person (say me) loves something so much, they (say me) just want to talk and talk and talk about it. One thing I love SO much about Anna Godbersen's Bright Young...

5 Stars
  • Author: Anna Godbersen
  • Review by: Books4Betty
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Historical Fiction, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Twisted - Pretty Little Liars #9

Aria, Spencer, Emily and Hanna are now seniors in high school. It's been a little over a year since the big mystery about Alison has been resolved. What has happened to these girls in the last year? What is the big mystery about Jamaica and...

4 Stars
  • Author: Sara Shepard
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Carrier of the Mark - Mark Series, #1

Megan has felt drawn to the mysterious Adam DeRis ever since she moved to Ireland. What will happen when she discovers the secret that concerns not only Adam and his family but also herself? What are the strange stories about Adam's family...

5 Stars
  • Author: Leigh Fallon
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

A Conspiracy of Kings - Thief of Eddis, #4

"A Conspiracy of Kings" is the 4th book in Megan Whalen Turner's remarkable fantasy series. Unlike previous 3 novels which were written primarily about Eugenides, this book is most and foremost Sophos's story. Sophos is the heir to the thro...

5 Stars
  • Author: Megan Whalen Turner
  • Review by: Tatiana
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Revealed - The Amanda Project, #2

Hal, Callie and Nia are searching to find out what's happened to their friend Amanda. Could the attack on their vice-principal have something to do with it? Could he possibly know something about Amanda? And now that that they have the webs...

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  • Authors: Amanda Valentino, Peter Silsbee
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Eternity - A Fallen Angel Novel, #2

Ellie has just found out she has a destiny as the Elect One. Could she be the Savior for the possible Apocalypse? Michael, her boyfriend, is also quite special, he is an angel. But what will happen when a new mysterious boy named Rafe comes...

5 Stars
  • Author: Heather Terrell
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Wanted - Pretty Little Liars #8

Hanna, Aria, Emily and Spencer have wondered for over three years what happened to Alison, their best friend, the night she died. But now, could they have finally discovered what happened that awful night? Could the one that has been tormen...

4 Stars
  • Author: Sara Shepard
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

The Berlin Boxing Club

Karl Stern is growing up in Nazi Germany right before the start of World War II. Being a Jew in heritage only, Stern is being heckled at school for the first time. After being beat up by classmates, he must go to his father's gallery to hel...

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Voice of the Undead - Alex Van Helsing, #2

Alex Van Helsing is a Polidorium agent in training. Things are going badly at Glenarvon Academy. After being attacked by vampires, Alex is responsible for the school having to move to a new location after facing new creatures he's never see...

5 Stars
  • Author: Jason Henderson
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, Supernatural
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Epic Fail

Elise has just moved to Los Angles, California, with her parents and sisters. As if being the new girl isn't hard enough, how about your mom being the principal of Coral Tree Prep, an exclusive high-end school? How will this affect her soci...

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The Craving - Stefan's Diaries #3 - The Vampire Diaries

Stefan Salvatore has moved to Manhattan to try to start over. But one night while walking through the park, Stefan discovers a girl who has been badly stabbed and is dying. He manages to save her and returns her home to her wealthy family....

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SkateFate

As I am not a fan of poetry I was set in not liking this story but it is actually quite a refreshing tale written in the words of a poet. I tore through this book in about one day and I was pleasantly surprised to find that I was okay with...

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  • Author: Juan Felipe Herrera
  • Review by: Black Rose
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Shadow Souls - The Return - The Vampire Diaries

Elena, Matt, and Damon are on a mission, they are on their way to save Stefan from the same demons that have been attacking Fell's Church. But on the trip tensions arise between Elena and Damon. Could there be something growing between the...

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  • Author: L. J. Smith
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Midnight - The Return: The Vampire Diaries

Elena, Bonnie, and Meredith are back from the Dark Dimension after rescuing Stefan. But when they return, they are in for a twist. Damon has been turned back into a human by a magical black rose. Using the Starball they stole from the Dark...

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  • Author: L. J. Smith
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Cryptic Cravings - Vampire Kisses, #8

Raven has decided that Dullsville is no longer so dull with there being six vampires in town now. When she and Alexander, her vampire boyfriend, discover the Crypt, a new vampire club, being opened in Dullsville, they worry about the vampir...

5 Stars
  • Author: Ellen Schreiber
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Viola in the Spotlight - Viola in Reel Life

I really enjoyed reading this book. If you had to think of one phrase to suit the plot: it was a coming of age story. In fact, it reminded me of times when I was young. This book can be taken mainly as a young adult book, but it can fit for...

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Withering Tights - Misadventures of Tallulah Casey

A new series from Louise Rennison and, thank vati, it does not disappoint. Talullah Casey is Georgia Nicolson's 14.5-year old cousin and an aspiring performer. She is lucky to have been accepted to a performing arts college Dother Hall for...

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  • Author: Louise Rennison
  • Review by: Tatiana
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Shadowcry - The Secrets of Wintercraft

Kate and her friend Edgar have just escaped from Kate's family bookstore. Her town has been attacked and the enemy is looking for any Skilled living there. Kate is discovered in the bookstore by Silas, an enemy who discovers that she is a S...

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  • Author: Jenna Burtenshaw
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Jane Eyre (Harper Teen)

What can one say about a classic without saying what's already been said a hundred times? Not much. Jane Eyre is as lovely as always. It's one of those wonderful, interesting and quirky books that will live on. This time around Harper Teen...

5 Stars
  • Author: Charlotte Bronte
  • Review by: Roza
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Sense and Sensibility (Harper Teen)

What can one say about a classic without saying what's already been said a hundred times or a thousand? Not much. Sense and Sensibility is as lovely as always, just as interesting and wonderful and quirky and so. It's a good book. We got th...

5 Stars
  • Author: Jane Austen
  • Review by: Roza
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Steel

Jill has just found part of an old rusty sword on a beach. As she has fenced in many competitions, it holds a special meaning for her. But this sword holds a special power and Jill is transported back in time to the deck of a pirate ship. J...

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Mistwood

I am not going to lie, this book got a bit confusing at times. It was very difficult to step into Isabel's shoes because of the whole "I am shifter" deal. The imagery is very beautiful though, and the author does an amazing job at conveying...

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  • Author: Leah Cypess
  • Review by: MonicaBBB
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, Supernatural
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Dead Rules

Jana thought she and Michael would be together forever. But she was wrong, dead wrong. She has died in a horrific bowling accident. She awakes on a school bus on her way to Dead School. Jana can't accept that Michael and she will never be t...

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Fury of the Phoenix - Phoenix, #2

Ai Ling knows that Chen Yong is in danger. In a dream she sees the name of the ship he is going to travel on and the date it is leaving. She travels to the port and stows away on the ship. When discovered onboard, Chen Yong tells everyone A...

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Hereafter

Amelia wanders the earth in a fog since her death. She feels nothing and she is always numb. She does not remember anything about her death or even remember her life before she died. Until one night she meets Joshua. He is in the same river...

5 Stars

Starcrossed

Starcrossed is squeaking by with a solid 4 out of 5 star rating. Why? The first half of this novel was so creative and so delicious that the second, less-than-thrilling, half gets an acceptable pass. This clever novel penned by Josephine An...

4 Stars

Nightspell

Darri's sister was sent to the land of the ghost when she was just a small child. But now Darri is able to go see her sister and with any luck can bring her home. But Darri is in for a surprise, nothing is as it seems in this ghostly land....

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Bad Apple

Bad Apple you say? I say good book. I may even say this is one of the best books I've read this year. Laura Ruby, oh how you slay me with your magnificent writing. In all honesty, I would think Ruby was a sixteen-year old girl. THAT is how...

5 Stars

Blood & Flowers

Persia left her druggie parents three years ago. Since then she has found work, family, and love with the Outlaws, a theater crew. She thinks she has the perfect life until an enemy comes. He is trying to get the Outlaws shut down and some...

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  • Author: Penny Blubaugh
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Compulsion

I had a hard time reading this one. I thought it sounded interesting. There are times when I have thought I was a little OCD but this takes it to a whole new level. I guess that could be the point. But, it got to be a little distracting hav...

2 Stars

Secret Society - A Secret Society Novel

Phoebe, Lauren, Nick and Patch all go to an exclusive school called Chadwick. Of the four, only three are asked to join the Society, which has promised to bring fame and fortune to all it's members, so all three quickly say yes. All the dre...

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Divergent - Divergent 1

Beatrice is from Abnegation (the selfless) which should mean that she should always do what's right, be quiet and not question, be serious and be happy with the simpler things in life. But Beatrice isn't like that. On the day of the test wh...

5 Stars

Secrets - The Ivy Series, #2

Callie has just gone back to college after Christmas break. Right before she left, Callie's arch nemesis had gotten hold of a video that Callie's ex-boyfriend had made without her knowledge while they were dating. When Callie gets back, she...

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  • Authors: Lauren Kunze, Rina Onur
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Die for Me

Even though she lives in the City of Lights there is nothing bright about her life. Living in Paris with her grandparents and sister after the death of her parents leaves Kate inconsolable and she must come to terms with their death before...

4 Stars
  • Author: Amy Plum
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Young Adult, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Subway Girl

I wasn't sure how I would take to this book because of it being a YA, but when I received it and started reading it, I was hooked~! It's an easy book to get into; I was really taken by not only Simon and Amy but Katie as well. I personally...

4 Stars
  • Author: P. J. Converse
  • Review by: Mrs Brooks
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

The Last Little Blue Envelope

Ginny Blackstone believes that the biggest problem she's facing right now is coming up with her college admissions essay, which is due very shortly. Gone are the days of last summer when Ginny was traveling around Europe following the clues...

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  • Author: Maureen Johnson
  • Review by: Diana Coyle
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Rhymes with Cupid

Elyse Phillips, a cashier at Goodman's Gifts & Stationery Store, has to work another Valentine's seeing all the dopey merchandise this love season has to offer customers. She doesn't understand what the big deal is with all these boxes of c...

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Purple Heart

18-year old soldier Matt Duffy wakes up in an army hospital in Baghdad. His memories of the events leading up to his hospitalization are spotty at best; he is suffering from TBI - traumatic brain injury. Matt is told that an RPG exploded ne...

4 Stars
  • Author: Patricia Mccormick
  • Review by: Tatiana
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Teeth : Vampire Tales

I'm not usually one to read short stories cause you don't always get a full development of the story or characters. I'm a big fan of vampires though so I thought I would check this one out but unfortunately I didn't enjoy it. To me it didn'...

3 Stars
  • Authors: Neil Gaiman, Melissa Marr, Cassandra Clare
  • Review by: AprilNichole
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Father of Lies

Throughout most of this book, I was kept off-balance and wondering what was really going on. The story is told through the perspective of an odd fourteen-year-old girl named Lidda, as she watches the seemingly orchestrated but chaotic rise...

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  • Author: Ann Turner
  • Review by: Laurie-J
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Historical Fiction, Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

All You Get Is Me

Roar's father has completely changed how they live after her mother leaves. He's bought a farm to grow organic food. Now Roar is living out on a farm, working hard and getting dirty. One day Roar and her father are on their way to the farme...

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The Enchanted Quest - Faerie Path #5

There is a deadly sickness going through the Faerie Realms. Tania must go and find a cure to save her family's home. But she must go to a mysterious land outside the Faerie land where no one has ventured for a long time. But Tania and the o...

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