Category: Book Review

Little Red by Bethan Woollvin

Little Red by Bethan Woollvin

The classic “Little Red Riding Hood” story gets the perfect modern makeover in Little Red by Bethan Woollvin. On her way to Grandmas house, Little Red Riding Hood meets a wolf. Now, that might scare some little girlsbut not this little girl! She knows just what the wolf is up to, and shes not going […]

Posted April 28, 2016 by Sara in Book Review, Novel Novice Junior / 0 Comments
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The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson

The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson

The perfect book to kick off the summer reading season, The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson is filled with emotional depth and heart, as well as humor, romance, and endearing characters. Andie had it all planned out. When you are a politician’s daughter who’s pretty much raised yourself, you learn everything can be planned or […]

Posted April 27, 2016 by Sara in Book Review / 0 Comments
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Wonder Woman at Super Hero High by Lisa Yee

Wonder Woman at Super Hero High by Lisa Yee

Your favorite DC super heroes (and villains) pack the halls of a unique high school in Lisa Yee’s Wonder Woman at Super Hero High, an imaginative new take on these beloved comic book characters. This groundbreaking new middle grade series follows DC Comics’ most iconic female Super Heroes and Super-Villains . . . as high […]

Posted April 22, 2016 by Sara in Book Review, Middle Grade / 0 Comments
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The Rose & the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh

The Rose & the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh

A breathtaking and intoxicating conclusion to the saga of Sharzad and Khalid, The Rose & the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh is the stunning sequel to The Wrath & the Dawn that readers have been waiting for. I am surrounded on all sides by a desert. A guest, in a prison of sand and sun. My […]

Posted April 21, 2016 by Sara in Book Review / 1 Comment
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Two Summers by Aimee Friedman

Two Summers by Aimee Friedman

The perfect book to get you ready for summer — or for reading poolside/in a hammock/lounging on a picnic blanket/etc. — arrives in the form of Two Summers by Aimee Friedman. With a Sliding Doors-esque premise, Two Summers follows the aptly named Summer through two possibilities for a summer that will change her life. ONE […]

Posted April 21, 2016 by Sara in Book Review / 0 Comments
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A Fierce and Subtle Poison by Samantha Mabry

A Fierce and Subtle Poison by Samantha Mabry

Lush and poetic, A Fierce and Subtle Poison by Samantha Mabry blends magic realism with an intense murder-mystery thriller in this hypnotic and beautifully written debut. Everyone knows the legends about the cursed girl–Isabel, the one the señoras whisper about. They say she has green skin and grass for hair, and she feeds on the poisonous plants […]

Posted April 6, 2016 by Sara in Book Review / 0 Comments
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Reckoning by Veronica Wolff: Review

Reckoning by Veronica Wolff: Review

Today, we’re continuing our week-long celebration of the release of Reckoning by Veronica Wolff, the final book in THE WATCHERS series. Be sure to keep reading after today’s review for your chance to win one of Veronica’s books! Veronica Wolff’s addictive and seductive vampire saga comes to a thrilling conclusion with Reckoning, the long-anticipated fifth […]

Posted April 5, 2016 by Sara in Book Review, Feature / 0 Comments
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Burning by Danielle Rollins

Burning by Danielle Rollins

Rich with atmosphere, Burning by Danielle Rollins is a creepy and page-turning thriller about inner darkness and the power of redemption. After three years in juvie, Angela Davis is just a few months shy of release, and she’ll finally be free from the hole that is Brunesfield Correctional Facility. Then Jessica arrives. Only ten years […]

Posted April 4, 2016 by Sara in Book Review / 0 Comments
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