Posts Tagged: young adult

Sep 02
Review: Sparkers by Eleanor Glewwe

Review: Sparkers by Eleanor Glewwe

Books, Reading, Reviews 2 ★★★★½

Sometimes stuff for kids–books, movies, television–is either too dumbed down or too blowing-sunshine-up-their-butts for me. I can understand the desire to shield kids from the bad stuff that happens in life, but at the same time, kids are much smarter than a lot of adults give them credit for. I’m… Read more »

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Sep 07
Book Review: Outpost by Ann Aguirre

Book Review: Outpost by Ann Aguirre

Books, Reading, Reviews 1

Outpost by Ann Aguirre Series: Book 2 in the Razorland Trilogy Genre(s): Young Adult/Teen, Dystopian/Post-Apocalyptic Publisher: Feiwel and Friends Available Formats: Hardcover, Ebook Description: Deuce’s whole world has changed. Down below, she was considered an adult. Now, topside in a town called Salvation, she’s a brat in need of training… Read more »

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Jan 23
Book Review: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Book Review: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Books, Reading, Reviews 1 ★★★★½

Holy amazing book, Batman. I absolutely loved Cinder. It’s a science-fictiony retooling of Cinderella, complete with a downtrodden cyborg, a terrible plague, a handsome prince, and an evil queen from the Moon. I mean, how could this story not be awesome with a description like that? The best fairy tale… Read more »

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Jan 19
A Wrinkle In Time: 50th Anniversary!

A Wrinkle In Time: 50th Anniversary!

Books, Reading 0

I’m very proud to be a part of the A Wrinkle In Time: 50 Years, 50 Days, 50 Blogs Tour! I first read A Wrinkle in Time, Madeleine L’Engle’s classic book, when I was eight or nine years old. I’ve always been a fan of fantasy and science fiction, thanks… Read more »

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Oct 10
Book Review: Dark Souls by Paula Morris

Book Review: Dark Souls by Paula Morris

Books, Reading, Reviews 3 ★★★★

I wasn’t quite sure what to expect from Dark Souls. The book’s summary makes it sound like a ghostly paranormal teen romance, but it’s really not that at all. It’s more of a straight ghost story with little hints of romance, full of believable characters, macabre history, and gorgeous prose…. Read more »

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