Category: Young Adult Fiction

{Book Review} Light By: Michael Grant

{Book Review} Light By: Michael Grant

A scintillating conclusion to a series that has captivated readers.  Renowned writer Michael Grant finishes off his best selling series with a fitting ending filled with anguish and emotions known for this gritty, action filled and emotional roller coaster writing style.  Grant satisfies the readers with a story that answers […]

{A Mid-Week Moment} Walter Dean Myers

Finding out that Walter Dean Myers passed away today truly brought sadness to the literary world and especially to those that follow his realistic stories. Here is a link to Joshua’s last review of a novel written by Walter Dean Myers.  In addition, below are just a few  covers that […]

{Book Review} SYLO By D.J. MacHale

SYLO Author: D.J. MacHALE Reading Level: Young Adult Genre: Dystopian Released: July 2, 2013 Review Source: Publisher Available: Amazon ​​A true storyteller, Mr. MacHale composes a tale within SYLO that reiterates his stance as a top author in today’s literature industry. Filled with his usual suspense and emotional action scenes, […]

{Stacking the Shelves} #11

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. A lot of great titles this week.  Some purchased.  Some provided by the publisher and/or author.  Any way you look at it, we have a lot of reading to do.  ALM had a lot going on this week, a podcast release and lots […]

{Book Review} How To Love By: Katie Cotugno

How To Love Author:  Katie Cotugno Reading Level: Young Adult Genre: Realistic Fiction Released: October 1, 2013 Review Source: Balzer and Bray HarperCollins Publishers Book Summary: Before: Reena Montero has loved Sawyer LeGrande for as long as she can remember: as natural as breathing, as endless as time. But he’s […]

{Book Review} Champion By: Marie Lu

Author: Marie Lu Reading Level:  Young Adult Genre: Dystopian Released: November 5th, 2013 Review Source: Purchased June and Day have sacrificed so much for the people of the Republic—and each other—and now their country is on the brink of a new existence. June is back in the good graces of the […]

{Book Review} Proxy By: Alex London

Author: Alex London Reading Level: Young Adult Science Fiction/Dystopian Publication Information  June 18th 2013  Philomel goodreads summary Knox was born into one of the City’s wealthiest families. A Patron, he has everything a boy could possibly want—the latest tech, the coolest clothes, and a Proxy to take all his punishments. […]

{Book Review} Forever By: Karen Ann Hopkins

By Karen Ann Hopkins Young Adult Publication Information  January 28, 2014  Harlequin TEEN 

 goodreads summary I want is my happily-ever-after. That’s all I’ve wanted since meeting Noah Miller. From the day we met, the world has tried to keep Noah and me from being together, but now that I’m carrying […]

{Book Review} Belonging By: Karen Ann Hopkins

By Karen Ann Hopkins Young Adult Publication Information  April 30, 2013 Harlequin Teen Tempted by a love from a girl he couldn’t have. Tempted by a love from a boy that was so different. Belonging to one another with a love so strong that neither one could deny, priceless.  Noah and […]

{Book Review} Temptation By: Karen Ann Hopkins

  By: Karen Ann Hopkins Young Adult Contemporary Romance Publication Information  June 26th 2012 Harlequin Teen Temptation By Karen Ann Hopkins has stolen my heart, with her calm and smooth love story of two teenagers who fall in love within the first sight of each other. I truly do not know […]