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Eerie - Eerie, #1

Eerie is a bit different than other books. The author not only gives you a dark eerie suspense, but it's funny too. The book will have you on the edge of your seat throughout. You may find yourself looking over your shoulder at any little s...

4 Stars
  • Author: C.M. McCoy
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Young Adult, Debut Title, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: Omnific Publishing

The Dating Tutor: Sasha’s Story

Ellie is just another common student who attends Nobel High. There isn’t anything about her that makes her stand out and be part of the popular group in school. So when one of the most popular boys asks her out, Ellie is happy, but shocked...

4 Stars
  • Author: Melissa Frost
  • Review by: Diana Coyle
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Romantic Elements, * Young Adult, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: Evernight Teen

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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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: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Young Adult, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

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

Irish Melody - Song of the Sea # 2

Caitlin Ricci does it again, in the second book of The Song of the Sea series. This time we are brought into Ippy's world a little more, getting a deeper look into his psyche and what makes him so unique. We get to delve deeper into his aut...

4 Stars

Irish Magic - Song of the Sea, #1

Caitlin Ricci takes us into the paranormal world, through the eyes of young Hannah Glass. Hannah is a teenager living among the wolves, with her two Dads and best friend Ippy. She can see paranormal beings for what they truly are, unlike no...

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My Fake Summer Boyfriend

My Fake Summer Boyfriend is perfect summer read for every girl age 12 to 15. Although I am very far from this age group the story brought me back to my teenage years and while reading it I remembered all those long hot summers that I spent...

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The Last Three Words

When a father loses his wife he is left to deal with parenthood on his own. It isn't long before Maye, his oldest daughter catches on to his vices. Seeking solace in her school crush, Christian, life goes on. When Maye has a tragic accident...

3 Stars
  • Author: Ashley Heckman
  • Review by: OneLove
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Young Adult, * Under 45k Words, Supernatural
  • Publisher: Evernight Teen

Devil's Frost - The Spellspinners of Melas, #3

It seems like this series isn't one that you can leave on the shelf and forget. It draws you in and once you're in, you are HOOKED. You can just sit down in your easy chair and pick up wherever you had left off reading. It's like Heidi's wo...

4 Stars
  • Author: Heidi R. Kling
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Coliloquy, LLC

Legend of the Tribes - The Dragons Saga, #3.5

"Legend of the Tribes" offers readers glimpses into the worlds of two of the lesser mentioned tribes of the 'Dragons Saga' series. The Aero Dragons swoop in with tales of love supplanting tradition, as an arranged marriage finds itself rear...

5 Stars
  • Author: J.F. Jenkins
  • Review by: WTFAreYouReading
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Fantasy, Diverse Books, * Young Adult, * Under 45k Words, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: Astraea Press, LLC

Dark Solstice - Bitter Snow, #2

Just when you thought that things couldn't get anymore terrifying for Gilly, Kai, Niko, and the citizenry of Bremerton...they do! It seems that taking the stealing the heart of Gilly's one and only love is not enough for the uber-cool and e...

5 Stars
  • Author: Lauren Sweet
  • Review by: WTFAreYouReading
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, Romantic Elements, Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Lauren Sweet

Season's Greetings - A Parish Mail Novella

Christmas is drawing near in New Orleans and Celia, Tilly, Luc, and Donovan are back for a delightful Christmas offering in Kira Snyder's wonderful Parish Mail Series. Luc and Celia found a pile of letters in the hollowed out mailbox in the...

5 Stars
  • Author: Kira Snyder
  • Review by: MerryNoelle
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Seasonal / Holiday, * Under 45k Words, Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Coliloquy, LLC

Bitter Snow - Bitter Snow, #1

"Bitter Snow" may be a small book, but don't be fooled. There is definitely a fully grown story packed into its 82 pages! Gilly Breslin and her father call the idealic hamlet of Bremerton home. Though Bremerton is located somewhere in the U...

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The Social Code - Start-Up

The Social Code was very short. The writing was very good and well-paced and there are cliff hangers that will have you screaming for the next one! It seems that this book is a combo of three novellas that have been put into a new series wi...

4 Stars

Winter Rose

Rose and Becca have been abandoned by their father. Their mother is in poor health and getting sicker every day. The snow is piling high on the ground and they are running out of food. When desperate measures have to be taken to ensure the...

4 Stars

Aphrodite's Curse - Kallos Series

Aphrodite's Curse is a novella that is part of the Kallos series of books. There are actually three novellas that build the basis for the series, this, Acidalia, and Sean and Ian. Aphrodite's Curse is a tragic story that introduces us to th...

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Sean and Ian - The Kallos Series - Prequel

This is the third of three novellas in the Kallos series by Khelsey Jackson, and this one falls just before Kallos starts. I found it very sad, but very moving as well. It tells us quite a bit more about two characters we come to know very...

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Acidalia - The Beginning of Kallos - Kallos Prequel

Acidalia is very short beginning to the story of Kallos. It is also a very sad story, and one that, even in the brief time that I was reading it, had this reviewer tearing up. The story introduces the two Hunter boys who we will get to know...

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Butterface

I really liked this novella at first, but it turned a little sour for me. The ending felt rushed and the characters felt like ghosts. I mean, some of the dialogue was reasonable, but the characters? Pathetic, in my opinion. If you like what...

3 Stars

Neferet's Curse - House of Night Novella

It was hard to imagine ever sympathizing with the most hated character of the House of Night series, yet somehow the Cast's have done just that with Neferet, or previously known as, Emily. Two feelings were battling in my mind while reading...

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  • Authors: P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast
  • Review by: Emireally
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press

The Girl and the Dragon

I loved this book! Alice M. Roelke really brought my heart into this beautiful story. Hasn't every young girl dreamed of "shape shifting," and either being able to have as a companion, or shift into a giant winged draconic beauty? This stor...

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Girls' Night Out - Faeriewalker Novella

For starters: I've been wanting to read a book by Jenna Black for a while now. So, I thought: why not start with a short story? You can get a taste for her writing, and if it's not to my taste at least it won't last long. Well, I was pretty...

3 Stars
  • Author: Jenna Black
  • Review by: Mmperkins
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Supernatural, * Under 45k Words, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: IGLA

Parallel Visions - A Teen Psychic Novel, #1

I was excited to read this book because I found the concept intriguing. Kate has psychic visions when she has an asthma attack and in one of those visions she witnesses her sister's murder. Kate and her friend Gil, who believes her visions...

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  • Author: Cheryl Rainfield
  • Review by: Katherine White
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Supernatural, * Science Fiction, * Young Adult, * Under 45k Words
  • Publisher: Rain and Sun Press

The Human Side - The Demon Side Series #2

The Human Side is actually the second book in the Side series. The first novella was titled The Demon Side. I've read both books. I can honestly say this book truly accomplishes one of the most difficult tasks in writing a series. It manage...

4 Stars

Weighted - The Neumarian Chronicles - Prequel

I thoroughly enjoyed Weighted! It’s a short story and I’m look forward to the sequel. It was a step away from my normal genre, but I found I was hard pressed to put it down! Weighted is very well written. Plus the ending was defiantly a sur...

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  • Author: Ciara Knight
  • Review by: IamPeachy
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, Steampunk, * Under 45k Words, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Ciara Knight

The Gleaning - The Spellspinners of Melas, #2

"I warn you dear child, if I lose my temper, you lose your head, Understand? ---Queen of Hearts THE GLEANING is about a witch and a warlock who are supposed to be enemies instead of lovers. Lily and Logan have been raised to fight each othe...

4 Stars
  • Author: Heidi R. Kling
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Under 45k Words, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Coliloquy, LLC

Witch's Brew - The Spellspinners of Melas, #1

I loved the Witch's Brew. It made the emotions kick in. You just wanted to step into the book and become part of it. This is one of those books where you the reader get to make choices for the characters, which made it so real. Since this b...

4 Stars
  • Author: Heidi R. Kling
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Under 45k Words, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Coliloquy, LLC

Ghosts in the Graveyard

This was a fun, spooky story that I enjoyed reading. I wasn’t certain how the storyline was going to turn out, but I surely was surprised by the ending the author chose. I never saw it coming! I love fun, ghostly stories and this one fit pe...

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The Ashes of Windsor

The Ashes of Windsor is a very choppy, undeveloped story. The characters are hard to connect to as there background is not very explicit. Some scenes, especially with the main character, Inari, felt completely awkward as the characters' rea...

3 Stars
  • Author: Liz R. Newman
  • Review by: Schmee079
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Under 45k Words, Romantic Elements, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Devine Destinies

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

Wicked Cool - The Spellspinners, #1

OMG, OMG, OMG........Diane Farr's book "Wiked Cool" is just that, wicked cool!  Zara, has a gift; a gift that grows as she grows in age.  Her 16th birthday is one of discovery.  Her best friend, Meg, has an analytic...

5 Stars