YA
  • Wick Wick Author: Matt Doyle Publisher: Matt Doyle Media.com ISBN:  B011SG7TY0 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. “Wick”, The Spark Form Chronicles Book 1, begins a thousand […] Fred Patten No responses May 8, 2016
  • First in Line! Random House Children’s has an exciting new YA program, FIRST IN LINE, which offers YA readers exclusive advance access to bestselling and debut authors and behind-the-book content! Members receive a monthly newsletter and access to locked sections of the site. This will include special behind-the-book material and author content, such as never-before-seen deleted scenes, extended excerpts, author videos […] Gina Ruiz 2 responses August 24, 2015
  • Fred Patten Reviews The Temple of Doubt The Temple of Doubt Author:  Anne Boles Levy Publisher:  Sky Pony Press ISBN-10:  1-63220-427-4 ISBN-13:  978-1-63220-427-1 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. This 307-page novel introduces […] Fred Patten No responses August 15, 2015
  • The #Cybils and the 7-Year Itch It’s my seventh year with the Cybils and I’m still madly in love.  No seven-year itch here.  So why am I so in love? Every year towards the fading of summer, a Yahoo Group email starts flooding my inbox.  This group includes us category organizers and the dynamic, brilliant women that do all the technical […] Gina Ruiz No responses August 18, 2013
  • Shannon Muir Reviews Confessions of an Angry Girl   Confessions of an Angry Girl (Confessions #1) Author: Louise Rozett Publisher: Harlequin Teen ISBN-10:  0373210485 ISBN-13: 978-0373210480 ASIN: B0088NH1BC Rose Zarelli,  just entering her freshman year of high school, carries around a lot of issues. Her father went to Iraq as a contractor and ended up dead, and now her older brother is away […] ShMuir One response August 28, 2012
  • Calling All Judges! It’s that Cybils time of year again and we’re calling out for judges. The deadline to apply is August 31, 2012 but I’d hope you’d run on over to the application right this second and apply. I’m the organizer (for the second year in a row) of the Non-Fiction Middle Grade and YA (what a […] Gina Ruiz No responses August 17, 2012
  • Shannon Muir Reviews Don’t You Wish   Don’t You Wish Author: Roxanne St. Claire Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers (a division of Random House) ISBN: 978-0-385-74156-9 ASIN: B005WBGQ1O Annie Nutter lives with an annoying younger brother, a Dad who wants to make the next great “buy on TV” discovery, and a mother holding regrets for passing up the chance to […] ShMuir No responses July 10, 2012
  • Lies Beneath Lies Beneath Author: Anne Greenwood Brown Publisher: Random House Children’s Books Imprint: Delacorte BFYR Pub Date: June 12, 2012 ISBN: 9780385742016 This isn’t your mother’s mermaid story. This isn’t a Disney story. This is a story of murder, betrayal and love. LIES BENEATH is dark and delicious. It is the story of Calder White, a […] Gina Ruiz 2 responses June 23, 2012
  • Shannon Muir Reviews Unbreak My Heart   UNBREAK MY HEART Author: Melissa Walker Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens ISBN-10: 1599905280 ISBN-13: 978-1599905280 ASIN: B007N6JEW4 Clem (her full name is Clementine) goes out sailing all summer with her family, but instead of it just being to get away from the world, it’s become a way to get away from the mistakes of the […] ShMuir No responses May 29, 2012
  • A Tale of Time City A Tale of Time City Author:  Diana Wynne Jones, Forward by Ursula K. Le Guin Publisher: Firebird; Reprint edition (April 12, 2012) Language: English ISBN-10: 0142420158 ISBN-13:978-0142420157 I have always been a big fan of Diana Wynne Jones, and have read most of her books. I was excited to read A TALE OF TIME CITY, […] Gina Ruiz No responses May 10, 2012
  • Code Name Verity Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Author: Elizabeth Wein Imprint: Hyperion Pub Date: May 15, 2012 ISBN: 9781423152194 WOW! Wow, wow, wow. This is one intense, spellbinding book. The story is about two young women, Julie and Maddie who become fast friends in WWII era England.  The girls are opposites in social strata and, in a normal world they […] Gina Ruiz No responses May 7, 2012
  • Shannon Muir Reviews Dogsbody DOGSBODY Author: Diana Wynne Jones Publisher: Firebird (part of the Penguin Group) ISBN-10: 0142420131 ISBN-13: 978-0142420133 ASIN: B005UT1B3G   Sirius, the dog-star, finds himself on trial for murder and is convicted. The star’s punishment is to take on the form of a dog on Earth and in order to end the punishment reclaim a lost […] ShMuir No responses May 6, 2012