Tag: #ya

  • Review: Strike the Zither by Joan He

    Review: Strike the Zither by Joan He

    ~Summary~ Zephyr is a strategist under the leadership of Xin Ren. Their goal is to take down the puppet empress on the throne and restore order to the realm which was broken into three factions when Miasma seized power. But with opposition on every side, will Zephyr be willing to sacrifice everything she has for […]

  • Review: Vengeance Road by Erin Bowman

    Review: Vengeance Road by Erin Bowman

    ~Summary~ Kate Thompson has just discovered her father dead. He was killed by the notorious gang, The Rose Riders and now Kate is out for revenge. As it turns out, her father was keeping secrets from her and the reason he was killed was for a journal in his possession which leads to a hidden […]

  • Review: Small Favors by Erin A. Craig

    Review: Small Favors by Erin A. Craig

    ~Summary~ Ellerie Downing lives in a secluded mountain village called Amity Falls, where life is quiet and uneventful. That is, until the day one of their supply runs goes missing. Now some of the townspeople are saying that the monsters their ancestors talked of, the ones that had caused them to uproot their lives and […]

  • Review: Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson

    Review: Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson

    ~Summary~ Stevie Bell has just been accepted to the elite Ellingham Academy, a boarding school located in the mountains of Vermont. The school was founded by Albert Ellingham in the 1930’s. Shortly after the school’s opening however, his wife and daughter were kidnapped, the only clue to the kidnapper being a mysterious ransom letter signed, […]

  • Review: My Fine Fellow by Jennieke Cohen

    Review: My Fine Fellow by Jennieke Cohen

    ~Summary~ Helena and Penelope are firm friends and Culinarians in their final year of school. They are now turning their attentions to the final projects they must complete before the end of the school year. Penelope has decided to showcase non-European cuisine in honor of her Filipino heritage and Helena has just found the opportunity […]

  • Review: The Darkening by Sunya Mara

    Review: The Darkening by Sunya Mara

    ~Summary~ Vesper Vale lives one bad day away from her city being swallowed by the ever encroaching Storm. The Storm her mother chose to walk into instead of facing execution. And now after twelve years, the same people who forced her mother into the Storm have caught up to her father. They’re after the book […]

  • Review: Hotel Magnifique by Emily J. Taylor

    Review: Hotel Magnifique by Emily J. Taylor

    ~Summary~ Jani will do anything to keep her sister Zosa safe, so when Zosa earns a job working for the elusive Hotel Magnifique, Jani sees it as an incredible opportunity for them both to escape their poverty stricken lives. At first the hotel is a dream come true and everything that Jani could have hoped […]

  • Review: Love and Other Great Expectations by Becky Dean

    Review: Love and Other Great Expectations by Becky Dean

    ~Summary~ The story follows Britt, an American teenager, who has just been told that her soccer career, which was her ticket into college, is over. With no backup plan and her last days of high school winding down, Britt doesn’t know what she’s going to do. That’s when she gets an invitation to take part […]

  • Review: Defy the Night by Brigid Kemmerer

    Review: Defy the Night by Brigid Kemmerer

    ~Summary~ When Harristan became King after the assassination of his parents he was thrust into leadership of a kingdom on the brink of disaster. A disease ravages the land and the only way to keep rebellion at bay is to rule with an iron fist. Meanwhile, Tessa Cade, who is an apprentice apothecary, is watching […]

  • Review: The Extinction Trials

    Review: The Extinction Trials

    ~Summary~ “Betrayal. Sacrifice. Survival.Welcome to the Extinction Trials In Stormchaser and Lincoln’s ruined world, the only way to survive is to risk everything. To face a contest more dangerous than anyone can imagine. And they will do anything to win. But in a land full of monsters – human and reptilian – they can’t afford […]