Category: YA Literature

Review: What Dreams May Come b..

Posted July 29, 2014 by Nima in Rating C, Reviews, Romance, YA Literature
Review: What Dreams May Come by Beth M. Honeycutt

What Dreams May Come Author: Beth M. Honeycutt Reviewer: Nima Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: What Dreams May Come is the debut effort of author Beth M. Honeycutt. The first in her In Dreams series, it is a sweet, young adult romance, and in my opinion, probably on the younger side of teens than […]

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 […]

Review: Spartan Frost by Jenni..

Review: Spartan Frost by Jennifer Estep

Spartan Frost Author: Jennifer Estep  Release Date: June 25, 2013 Publisher: Kensington Mythos Academy #4.5 ISBN: #978-0758294777 Genre: Young Adult (Urban Fantasy), novella Format(s): E-book Book Source: Purchased with own funds About the book:      I’m Logan Quinn, the deadliest Spartan warrior at Mythos Academy. At least I was–until the day I almost killed […]

Review: Viral Nation by Shaunt..

Posted June 30, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 3 stars, Paranormal YA, Rating B, YA Literature
Review: Viral Nation by Shaunta Grimes

Viral Nation Author: Shaunta Grimes  Release Date: July 2, 2013 Publisher: Berkley Trade ISBN: #978-0425265130 Genre: Young Adult (Urban Fantasy) Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: After a virus claimed nearly the entire global population, the world changed. The United States splintered into fifty walled cities where the surviving citizens […]

Review: The Forgotten Ones by ..

Review: The Forgotten Ones by Laura Howard

The Forgotten Ones Author: Laura Howard Release Date: April 30, 2013 Publisher: self-published Danaan Trilogy #1 Genre: YA Paranormal Format(s): e-book Book Source: Author About the book: Allison O’Malley’s plan is to go to grad school so she can get a good job and take care of her schizophrenic mother. She has carefully closed herself […]

Review: Fall of Night by Rache..

Posted May 28, 2013 by Una in 4 stars, Paranormal YA, Rating A, YA Literature
Review: Fall of Night by Rachel Caine

Fall of Night Author: Rachel Caine  Release Date: May 7, 2013 Publisher: NAL The Morganville Vampires #14 ISBN: #978-0451414250 Genre: YA Paranormal Format(s): Hardcover (352 pgs) Book Source: Publisher About the book:       Claire never thought she’d leave Morganville, but when she gets accepted into the graduate program at MIT, she can’t pass up […]

Review: Hera Queen of Gods by ..

Posted January 29, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 2.5 stars, Paranormal YA, Rating C, YA Literature
Review: Hera Queen of Gods by TD Thomas

Hera, Queen of Gods Author: T.D. Thomas  Release Date: Oct. 3, 2012 Goddess Unbound #1 Publisher: Self-published Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal Format(s): E-book (536 printed pages) Book Source: Author About the book: Hera couldn’t care less what the other gods think, even when it’s about her. And it often is. Frankly, Hera couldn’t care less […]