Book Reviews

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Crewel (#1 Crewel World)- Gennifer Albin

Wintergirls – Laurie Halse Anderson


Of Triton (#2 Of Poseidon Series) – Anna Banks

The Naturals – Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Queen of Hearts – Martha Brooks

Anya’s Ghost – Vera Brosgol

Born of Illusion (#1 Born of Illusion Series) – Teri Brown


The Bitter Kingdom – Rae Carson

Etiquette & Espionage (#1 Finishing School Series) – Gail Carriger

Heist Society (#1 Heist Society Series) – Ally Carter

Uncommon Criminals (#2 Heist Society) – Ally Carter

Graceling – Kristin Cashore

Fire (Companion to Graceling) – Kristin Cashore

Bitterblue (Sequel to Graceling)- Kristin Cashore

The Selection (#1 Selection Series) – Keira Cass

The Warrior Heir (#1 Heir Chronicles) – Cinda Williams Chima

The Wizard Heir (#2 Heir Chronicles) – Cinda Williams Chima

The Dragon Heir (#3 Heir Chronicles) – Cinda Williams Chima

The Enchanter Heir (#4 Heir Chronicles) – Cinda Williams Chima

The Demon King (#1 Seven Realms) – Cinda Williams Chima

City of Bones (#1 Mortal Instruments) – Cassandra Clare

City of Ashes and City of Glass (#2 and #3 Mortal Instruments) – Cassandra Clare

Spirit and Dust – Rosemary Clement-Moore

Gregor the Overlander (#1 Underland Chronicles) – Suzanne Collins

Matched (#1 Matched Series) – Ally Condie

A Really Awesome Mess – Trish Cook and Brian Halpin


Where the Stars Still Shine – Trish Doller

Tales from the Rainforest: Myths and Legends from the Amazonian Indians of Brazil – Mercedes Dorson


Dirty Little Secret – Jennifer Echols


Towering – Alex Flinn

The Morgue and Me – John C. Ford


Dead End in Norvelt – Jack Gantos

Alan Garner’s Book of British Fairy Tales – Alan Garner

Looking for Alaska – John Green


Sure Signs of Crazy – Karen Harrington

Seraphina – Rachel Hartman

Charles and Emma: The Darwin’s Leap of Faith – Deborah Heiligman

Solstice – P.J. Hoover



The Name of the Star (#1 Shades of London)- Maureen Johnson


The DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend – Kody Keplinger

The Iron Fey Series – Julie Kawaga


Grave Mercy (#1 His Fair Assassin) – Robin LaFevers

Hostage Three – Nick Lake

Going Vintage – Lindsey Leavitt

Legend (#1 Legend Triology) – Marie Lu

Prodigy (#2 Legend Trilogy) – Marie Lu


Cinder (#1 Lunar Chronicles) – Marissa Meyer

Scarlet (#2 Lunar Chronicles)- Marissa Meyer

Beauty – Robin Mckinley

The Summer I Became a Nerd – Leah Rae Miller

The Night Circus – Erin Morganstern

The Infinite Moment of Us – Lauren Myracle

Fallen Angels – Walter Dean Myers




A Year Down Yonder (Sequel to A Long Way from Chicago) – Richard Peck



Eleanor & Park – Rainbow Rowell

Confessions of an Almost Girlfriend (#2 Confessions)- Louise Rozett


Uses for Boys – Erica Lorranie Scheidt

Between Shades of Gray – Ruta Sepetys

Out of the Easy – Ruta Sepetys

Swimming Studies – Leanne Shapton

Bomb – Steve Sheinkin

“Who Could That Be at This Hour?” (#1 All the Wrong Questions) – Lemony Snicket

Liar and Spy – Rebecca Stead

The Dream Thieves (#2 The Raven Cycle) – Maggie Stiefvater

The Scorpio Races – Maggie Stiefvater

Shiver (#1 The Wolves of Mercy Falls) – Maggie Stiefvater

Icons (#1 Icons) – Margaret Stohl


All Our Yesterdays (#1 Cassandra Chronicles) – Cristin Terrill

Reboot (#1 Reboot Series) – Amy Tintera

Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea – April Genevieve Tucholke



Spies and Prejudice – Talia Vance


Code Name Verity – Elizabeth Wein

Rose Under Fire (Companion to Code Name Verity) – Elizabeth Wein

The Watch that Ends the Night – Allan Wolf

The Mysterious Howling (#1 The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place) – Maryrose Wood

The Hidden Gallery (#2 The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place) – Maryrose Wood



Boxers & Saints – Gene Luen Yang


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