Category: paranormal YA

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The November Girl by Lydia Kang

Welcome to our feature that focus on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: The November Girl Author: Lydia Kang Narrators: Chris Chambers and Piper Goodeve Audio Listening Speed: 1.5x Series: Standalone Genre: Young Adult (Urban Fantasy/Romance) Source: Tantor Audio The November Girl is a hauntingly powerful coming-of-age story for two seemingly different but truly similar […]

Review: Spartan Heart by Jenni..

Review: Spartan Heart by Jennifer Estep

Spartan Heart Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una loved the Mythos Academy series.  When it concluded, we kept our fingers crossed that Ms. Estep would return to the world.  Our wish came true!  The Mythos Academy spinoff series features Gwen’s (the hero from the original […]

Review: Scavenger Girl–Seaso..

Posted October 30, 2017 by Nima in paranormal YA, Rating A, reviews, YA Literature
Review: Scavenger Girl–Season of Atchem by Jennifer Arntson

Scavenger Girl-Season of Atchem Author: Jennifer Arntson Reviewer: Nima Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Scavenger Girl is the first book in the new young adult series by the same name.  It’s told from the perspective of Una, a seventeen year old girl and member of the lowest caste in a leveled socio-economic system.  This […]

Review: Midnight Bites by Rach..

Posted March 1, 2016 by Una in paranormal YA, Rating A, reviews, YA Literature
Review: Midnight Bites by Rachel Caine

Midnight Bites: Stories of the Morganville Vampires Author: Rachel Caine Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: What a treat for Morganville Vampires series fans!  Midnight Bites: Stories of the Morganville Vampires is a wonderful collection of some previously released and brand new short stories in this rich and vibrant world.  I would wholeheartedly […]

Review: Sanguine Mountain by J..

Posted April 15, 2015 by Nima in paranormal YA, Rating A, reviews, YA Literature
Review: Sanguine Mountain by Jennifer Foxcroft

Sanguine Mountain Author: Jennifer Foxcroft Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Sanguine Mountain’s title suggests a story of vampires and blood.  There is blood, although very little, and there are vampire—bats.  Neither Lestat nor Edward Cullen are sneaking in anyone’s windows.  The only creatures of the night in this tale are actual bats.  […]

Review: Eventide by Christine ..

Posted October 28, 2014 by Jen in paranormal YA, Rating A, reviews, YA Literature
Review: Eventide by Christine Allen-Riley

Eventide Author: Christine Allen-Riley Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: Eventide is the first book in a new young adult series that is quite promising. Gikany and Una enjoyed this slowly building story, becoming completely lost in the heroine’s plight. The story starts very slowly. We are gently introduced to Devon, […]

Review: City of Heavenly Fire ..

Posted June 10, 2014 by Una in paranormal YA, Rating A, reviews, YA Literature
Review: City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare

City of Heavenly Fire Author: Cassandra Clare Reviewer: Una Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: It seems lately I have been reviewing the end-of-a-series books.  So far, they have all been well done.  City of Heavenly Fire is no exception and in fact is amazing!  It is beautifully crafted, brimming with pathos, and completely tensioned […]

Review: Touch by Michelle Saga..

Posted January 13, 2014 by Jen in paranormal YA, Rating D, reviews, YA Literature
Review: Touch by Michelle Sagara

Touch Author: Michelle Sagara Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: D+ What I’m Talking About: Touch opens with a short prelude from the POV of Nathan, the deceased boyfriend of protagonist Emma who was not present in the first title, Silence. Nathan chronicles his thoughts and existence from the moment of his car crash to “present day,” roughly […]