ARC Review: Grim edited by Christine Johnson

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Genres: Re-tellings, Anthologies, Young AdultRelease Date: February 25th, 2014Publisher: Harlequin TeenSource:  ARC from NetgalleyCheck out on GOODREADS Inspired by classic fairy tales, but with a dark and sinister twist, Grim contains short stories from some of the best voices in young adult literature today: Ellen Hopkins, Amanda Hocking, Julie Kagawa, Claudia Gray, Rachel Hawkins, Kimberly Derting, Myra McEntire, Malinda Lo, Sarah Rees-Brennan, Jackson Pearce, Christine Johnson, Jeri Smith Ready, Shaun David Hutchinson, Saundra […]

Reviews: Sweet Peril and Sweet Reckoning by Wendy Higgins

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Rating: 3.5/5 Series:  The Sweet Trilogy #2 Genres: Paranormal, Nephilim, Young AdultRelease Date: April 30th, 2013Publisher:  HarperTeenCheck out on GOODREADS Anna Whitt, the daughter of a guardian angel and a demon, promised herself she’d never do the work of her father—polluting souls. She’d been naive to make such a vow. She’d been naive about a lot of things. Haunted by demon […]

ARC Review: Kiss Kill Vanish by Jessica Martinez

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Genres: Contemporary, Thriller, Young AdultRelease Date: October 7th, 2014Publisher:  Katherine Tegen BooksSource:  e-Arc from EdelweissCheck out on GOODREADS Valentina Cruz no longer exists.One moment, she was wrapped in Emilio’s arms, melting into his kiss. The next, she was witnessing the unthinkable: a murder in cold blood, ordered by her father and carried out by her boyfriend. When Emilio pulled […]

ARC Review: Say What You Will by Cammie McGovern

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Genres: Contemporary, Disability, Young AdultRelease Date: June 3rd, 2014Publisher: HarperTeenSource:  ARC from PublisherCheck out on GOODREADS John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars meets Rainbow Rowell’s Eleanor & Park in this beautifully written, incredibly honest, and emotionally poignant novel. Cammie McGovern’s insightful young adult debut is a heartfelt and heartbreaking story about how we can all feel lost until we find someone who loves […]

ARC Review: In The End by Demitria Lunetta – RANT ALERT!

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Genre: Young Adult, Post-Apocalyptic, Dystopian Release Date: June 24, 2014 Publishing House: Harperteen Number of pages: 448 Source: ARC from Edelweiss Check out on GOODREADS It’s been three months since Amy escaped New Hope, and she’s been surviving on her own, like she did in the After. Until one day, her former fellow Guardian’s voice […]

ARC Review: The Art of Lainey by Paula Stokes

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Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young AdultRelease Date: May 20th, 2014Publisher: HarperteenSource:  ARC from PublisherCheck out on GOODREADS Soccer star Lainey Mitchell is gearing up to spend an epic summer with her amazing boyfriend, Jason, when he suddenly breaks up with her—no reasons, no warning, and in public no less! Lainey is more than crushed, but with help from her friend Bianca, […]

Review: Riot by Sarah Mussi – RANT ALERT!!!

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Genres: Young Adult, Dystopia, Science Fiction Release Date: May 1, 2014 Publication: Hachette Children’s Books | Hodder Children Number of pages: 352 Source: eARC from Netgalley & ARC from UK Publisher Check out on GOODREADS It is 2018. England has been struggling under a recession that has shown no sign of abating. Years of cuts […]

ARC Review: Out of Control by Sarah Alderson

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Genres: Contemporary, Action, Young AdultRelease Date: May 22nd, 2014Publisher: Simon & Schuster UKSource:  AuthorCheck out on GOODREADS When 17 year old Liva witnesses a brutal murder she’s taken into police custody for her own protection. But when the police station is attacked and bullets start flying it becomes clear that Liva is not just a witness, she’s a target.Together […]

DNF Review: Salvage by Alexandra Duncan

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Genres: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Romance Release Date: April 1st 2014 Publishing House: Greenwillow Number of pages: 384 Check out on GOODREADS Ava, a teenage girl living aboard the male-dominated, conservative deep space merchant ship Parastrata, faces betrayal, banishment, and death. Taking her fate into her own hands, she flees to the Gyre, a floating continent of garbage and scrap […]