Monthly Archives: August 2013

Top Ten YA Relationships

I’ve been reading a lot of YA romances recently and felt that it was time for another list. So here it is: Top Ten YA Relationships (Semi-ly recent ones or recent to me anyways) 10.) The Darkling and Alina (The … Continue reading

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The Bitter Kingdom – Rae Carson

Greenwillow Books, 2013 Elisa is a fugitive in her own country, which is on the brink of civil war. Her enemies have stolen Hector, the man she loves in order to lure her into their country. Elisa and her companions … Continue reading

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The Morgue and Me — John C. Ford

Viking Juvenile, 2009 Christopher just needed a job for the summer. He didn’t expect that the job he took at the morgue would lead him to a murder investigation that included kidnappings and bribery…or that it would involve his best … Continue reading

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The DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend — Kody Keplinger

Little Brown, 2010 Bianca was sitting at a bar when Wesley Rush comes over to tell her that she is the ‘DUFF’ (Designated Ugly Fat Friend) of her friend group. She rightly throws her cherry coke in his face. But things … Continue reading

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All Our Yesterdays (Cassandra Chronicles Book 1) — Cristin Terrill

Disney Hyperion, Out September 3, 2013 *Contains Mild Spoilers* Em has tried everything to save the world from the time machine that tore the world apart. Now there is only one thing left to do: kill him. Marina has always … Continue reading

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Shiver (The Wolves of Mercy Falls Book 1) — Maggie Stiefvater

Scholastic, 2009 Grace has always watched the wolves behind her house, especially her wolf. One day she meets a boy with the same yellow eyes as her wolf. Is it possible that they are the same? Sam lives two separate … Continue reading

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The Dream Thieves (Book 2 of The Raven Cycle) — Maggie Stiefvater

Scholastic, Out September 17, 2013 Now that Cabeswater has been woken, everything has changed for Ronan, Gansey, Blue, and Adam. Ronan’s dreams are becoming reality more often than not. In addition to everything happening with Cabeswater, more unsavory people have come … Continue reading

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