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The Last First Daughter

Are you hankering for a fast moving read with the vibration of romance and intriguing situations reflective of current and relatable world events? Between the pages of “The Last First Daughter” you are brought on the scene of terrorism as h...

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  • Author: Abbie Fine
  • Review by: Bookshifter
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Evernight Teen

Bellamy Rising

Wow! “Bellamy Rising” penned by A.E. Snow provides her audience with an exciting read created especially for young adults. This narrative has all of the elements necessary for an engaging storyline. Ms. Snow's character development, setting...

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White Knights - The White Knights Series Book 1

"White Knights" is the first book in a new series. It is a YA spin off of the popular Lexi Carmichael mystery series and like that series the main character is a female geek. Angel is the ultimate geek and is absolutely perfect for the main...

5 Stars
  • Author: Julie Moffett
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: True Airspeed Press

Donna - The Girls of Spindrift Book 2

"Donna" is the second book in the Spindrift Series by the famous V.C. Andrews. The series started out with "Corliss". This story runs at a good clip and the suspense builds as the pages are turned. Your heart will begin to hurt for Donna. S...

4 Stars
  • Author: V.C. Andrews
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Pocket Star

Corliss - The Girls of Spindrift Book 1

I liked that this was a quick read, primarily aimed at YA but a good read for anyone. I felt that it was a background of sorts for getting to know the characters going into the book “Bittersweet Dreams”. This is the first book in a series t...

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  • Author: V.C. Andrews
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Pocket Star

Toward a Secret Sky

Demons, Descriptions, and a Fabulous story await the reader of "Toward a Secret Sky"! It all starts off with Maren moving to Scotland, which let me tell you with the craze that is Outlander I was very happy to have this setting again! Maren...

5 Stars
  • Author: Heather Maclean
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: Blink

As Red as Blood

This book intrigued me from reading the synopsis but as soon as I got it in my hands and started reading, I was left confused with no understanding of what was happening and going on. Maybe because this was translated from a Finnish was the...

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Dragonfly Nightmare - Once Upon A Secret Book 1

"Dragonfly Nightmare" is about Allie, a girl with a traumatic past and overprotective parents, who decides to go to summer camp with her best friend and her best friend’s brother. Once they arrive, things feel “off.” With some sleuthing, Al...

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The Da Vinci Code - The Young Adult Adaptation

I decided to read part of this book alongside its adult counterpart. And what I found was the adult version reads as a book two to “Angels and Demons”, The YA version reads as a book one. Other differences were we get a letter to the reader...

5 Stars

Ghostly Echoes - A Jackaby Novel, #3

I have been a fan of the Jackaby series since it started and I am very sad to see that this third story just didn't work out for me. The wonderful Mr. Jackaby fell so flat for me that he really was only good for seeing the other world in th...

3 Stars

Zero - Zero Series Book 1

"Zero" by Morgan Dark is a really great suspense story. It follows the life of Kyle Bradford and also the burglar Zero. Kyle is a student at a prestigious school. His parents are dead and he has been adopted by his mom's friend. Kyle's life...

4 Stars
  • Author: Morgan Dark
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Independently Published

Beware That Girl

I was so excited to get this book from both BEA and Night Owl Reviews. But what I found was a book that was way different than I thought it was going to be. “Beware That Girl” is full of abuse and it seems that that is the main plot. Almost...

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A Spy in the House - The Agency Mysteries, #1

Set in Victorian London this captivating new series features a young woman, Mary Quinn, who is saved from the gallows when she is just twelve years old and becomes a member of a secret woman’s detective agency. How Mary found herself in suc...

4 Stars

Defender

Defender is one book that is a little out there. It has the topic of a girl who finds a dead body, but her father doesn’t believe her. Tiny is a 6ft 6in woman. Her boyfriend is much shorter. They head out to find out what happened. This boo...

3 Stars

These Shallow Graves

THESE SHALLOW GRAVES by Jennifer Donnelly is shrouded in mystery and deception. If you think you know what's happening, you're very wrong. Jo Montfort comes from a privileged, upper class family. She enjoys writing interesting stories like...

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  • Author: Jennifer Donnelly
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult, Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: Delacorte Press

Punishment Summer

Punishment Summer is about a city girl, Nicki, who gets sent away to stay at her grandpa’s cabin in a town called Punishment in the Mendocino Forest because of her out-of-control behavior—drinking alcohol and sneaking out of the house. Thro...

4 Stars

Half In Love With Death

WOW! I haven’t had the best time with books set in the time period of 1900-Current time in forever! But Half In Love With Death is amazing! This book is a story based on a real life serial killer. But the root of the book is about one girl’...

5 Stars

Dangerous Lies

Another book by Becca Fitzpatrick? Yes please! I read and loved Hush, Hush (I still need to finish the series), so I was super excited to read a new book by her. I'm mostly into fantasy books but this one was good! The characters were good...

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Rogue - The Paladin Prophecy, #3

There were a lot of reader expectations that went into book three (Rogue) of the Paladin Prophecy. I wish I can say that I was excited and pleased with this one, since it is the last--but I wasn't. There wasn't much to Rogue that left me wa...

3 Stars
  • Author: Mark Frost
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Science Fiction, Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult, Supernatural
  • Publisher: Random House

Blank Canvas

Blank Canvas is a very emotional rollercoaster ride. For Two and a half years Maddie has been in the hands of a deranged guy who calls himself the painter. He kept her in a room, locked up and painted when he felt the urge. Maddie might not...

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Nightfall

Although this CREEPY dystopian was a little slower than I would have liked and I was really REALLY hoping we were going to get a little extra to the story's end. However, I have to say that it was still beyond amazing! The creep factor in t...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Jake Halpern, Peter Kujawinski
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Putnam Juvenile

Damage Done

This book was well written and had my attention until the last couple pages. The subject matter is just not for me, I don’t want to put out any spoilers because it’s a big part of the book and explains a lot. Even though it was very realist...

3 Stars
  • Author: Amanda Panitch
  • Review by: Confusedagony
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: Random House

Nearly Found

This is book two and follows Nearly Gone. I have to say that I was very happy to snag a copy of this for review. So this book picks right up where book one left off. More trouble is following Nearly Boswell. You would think that she would b...

5 Stars

Fury - Blur Trilogy, #2

I didn’t realize that it was a book two. But luckily I already had book one! Lucky! So this is the continuing story of Daniel and his visions. He thinks they are gone but quickly into this story they have returned! This was a fast paced thr...

4 Stars
  • Author: Steven James
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Skyscape

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

Suspicion

Other than the gorgeous purple maze on the cover, I felt a slight kinship to Suspicion. For whatever reason, I recalled a horror movie from my childhood which featured a sinister maze overlooking a creepy hotel. It scared the pants off me a...

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  • Author: Alexandra Monir
  • Review by: Emireally
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Horror, Romantic Elements, Supernatural, * Young Adult, Suspense: Action / Thriller
  • Publisher: Delacorte 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

As Red as Blood - The Snow White Trilogy, #1

I decided to pick As Red as Blood up because I'm a diehard fan of retellings. And the story of Snow White is one of my favorites. But I have to say that As Red as Blood starts out as jumbled mess and doesn't get any better as the story unfo...

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  • Author: Salla Simukka
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Debut Title, Suspense: Mystery, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Skyscape

Claimed - Hunter's Moon, #1

Claimed is a well written book. The main character is accurately portrayed as a teenager. I remember how I was at that age and it’s rather accurate. I think that pre-teens will like this book, especially if they are into westerns or love an...

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Resurrection - Blood of the Lamb: Book Three

I thoroughly enjoyed this book; I felt many different emotions from sadness to joy. Seeing Lazarus and Maryam develop into more mature characters was very refreshing. Lazarus finally redeemed himself from his past behaviors. It was good get...

4 Stars

She Speaks to Angels - AngelFire Chronicles, #1

She Speaks to Angels is most assuredly not what I expected. What I expected was a somewhat lighthearted, upbeat, young adult novel about a young girl who can speak to angels. What I found was a beautiful novel that, although it is quite dar...

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Ship Out of Luck

I found this novel to be funny, witty, and possess a positive storyline from beginning to end. Whether you are a young adult reader or older, this book has plenty of three dimensional characters to cheer on. Antsy is back and is brainy as u...

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Boneseeker

Boneseeker by Brynn Chapman is a Young Adult retelling of Sherlock Holmes which centers on his daughter, Arabella Holmes and Dr. Watson's son, Henry Watson. Arabella and Henry have grown up together and are best friends, at least until they...

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  • Author: Brynn Chapman
  • Review by: Zeee
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Romantic Elements, Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Month9Books, LLC

Cinderella's Dress

I loved the contrast of WWII history with the fairytale of Cinderella in Cinderella's Dress. I imagined the relics in my mind, picturing the amber necklace and the beautiful dress as they might look on a regal princess. The author did a goo...

4 Stars
  • Author: Shonna Slayton
  • Review by: SavingsInSeconds
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Historical Fiction, * Young Adult, Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: Entangled Teen

Below the Surface - A Code of Silence Novel

Ok so this was even better than the others and I am so sad to see the series end. I hope that the author gets a new contract and we get to see more of these guys. We finally get out onto the Getaway! Yup that boat in book one! It has been r...

5 Stars
  • Author: Tim Shoemaker
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Kids: Middle Grade, Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Zonderkidz

Dear Killer

I wrote this review right after taking 4 days to read Dear Killer. Which is really slow for me. And it will be 4 days that I will never get back. I wish I could tell you that I loved this book. But, then that would be a lie. I did love it t...

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A Secret in Time - Big Honey Dog Mysteries #2

When Olivia, Honey the Great Dane’s owner, is asked to be the official photographer for The Royal Dog Show, they’re both excited. When they arrive at the show, Honey is greeted by all her old pals from the neighborhood. As they settle in an...

5 Stars

Starling - Secrets of the Eternal Rose, #3

I have to say this is another series that I am so happy that I got a chance to read it all the way through. As if I had to wait for each book to come out I would have cried. Starling was an amazing conclusion to this wonderful series. The a...

5 Stars
  • Author: Fiona Paul
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Historical Fiction, Romantic Elements, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Philomel

Nearly Gone

I have to say that I loved the names of the characters in Nearly Gone. They were new and tied into the title. I loved that there wasn't an insta-love. This book is a rare read and I will definitely be grabbing an extra copy soon. Nearly Gon...

5 Stars

Treasure from the Past - Big Honey Dog Mysteries Easter Special Edition

When Honey the Great Dane and her canine friends go on an Easter picnic with their owners, they never think that they might all be involved in an Easter mystery. Not too far away from all the fun and Easter festivities, Honey and her crew s...

5 Stars
  • Author: H.Y. Hanna
  • Review by: Diana Coyle
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Seasonal / Holiday, Kids: Middle Grade, Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: H.Y. Hanna

Blur - Blur Trilogy, #1

I see dead people........ Most people live with no connection to the other side. But Daniel isn't so lucky. He finds himself delving into the death of a girl he didn't even know very well. And as time goes on her death seems more and more l...

5 Stars
  • Author: Steven James
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Skyscape

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

Phoenix Island - Book 1

I was blown away by the depth of depravity these unfortunate, "throwaway" kids were put through on Phoenix Island and more than once I kept thinking of the closing lyrics to Hotel California by The Eagles, "You can check out anytime you lik...

5 Stars

The Case of the Missing Dinosaur Egg - A Chiana Ryan Mystery #1

This book is reminiscent of the days when I would read Nancy Drew and dream of one day being just like her. I enjoyed venturing to my childhood once more and found the same pleasure when I read The Case of the Missing Dinosaur Egg as when I...

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Bittersweet

The main character Phaedra was my favorite thing about this book. She is very high on sarcasm and very stubborn. She is also very quick witted, though she is not obnoxious. Her quick wit, sarcasm, and stubbornness make her a great main char...

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Message in a Bauble - Big Honey Dog Mysteries Christmas Special Edition

When Honey, her canine friends and all their owners come together to help decorate the school hall for the upcoming Christmas Fair, they all lend a hand in helping out. While the owners are decorating, Honey finds a mysterious note hidden i...

5 Stars
  • Author: H.Y. Hanna
  • Review by: Diana Coyle
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Seasonal / Holiday, Kids: Middle Grade, Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: H.Y. Hanna

Death and the Girl He Loves - Darklight, #3

Death and the Girl He Loves is the last book in the Darklight Trilogy. And the books just keep getting better. This book is all about the inner struggle. There are no outside enemies and only friends matter. This book was comical and could...

4 Stars

Overexposed

Overexposed is a book I couldn't wait to read! I found out that the cover was made by the author! So surprised! Going into this book I wasn't sure what I was going to get. But I was surprised not only by the cover but by what lay within the...

5 Stars

Darkridge Hall

When new student Andy settles into his dorm in Darkridge Hall at Kransten Academy, he never thought that he would be facing odd things happening to him. While looking out his dorm window one night, he can’t believe his eyes. There looking u...

4 Stars
  • Author: Michael K. Rose
  • Review by: Diana Coyle
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Michael K. Rose

Dead Letter Office - Parish Mail 1

When sixteen-year-old Celia Macarty’s father is killed in Afghanistan while serving his country, her mom packs them up and moves them to New Orleans where her husband’s family lives. Celia doesn’t know this side of the family and is trying...

4 Stars

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