Tag Archives: Teens

BOOK REVIEW: Who We Were in the Dark by Jessica Taylor

Title: Who We Were in the DarkAuthor: Jessica TaylorPublication: July 5, 2022Publisher: Dial BooksGenre: Teens, YA FictionPages: 368 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads Donner Lake is famous for its dazzling waters, dramatic mountains, and the travelers trapped there long ago who did unspeakable things to …

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BOOK REVIEW: See You Yesterday by Rachel Lynn Solomon

Rating Title: See You YesterdayAuthor: Rachel Lynn SolomonPublication: May 17, 2022Publisher: Simon & Schuster for Young ReadersGenre: YA Fiction, Teen, Sci-FiPages: 429 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Barrett Bloom is hoping college will be a fresh start after a messy high school experience. But when …

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BOOK REVIEW: Killing Time by Brenna Ehrlich

Rating Title: Killing TimeAuthor: Brenna EhrlichPublication: March 8, 2022Publisher: Inkyard PressGenre: Teens, YA Fiction, MysteryPages: 309 Amazon Goodreads Author’s Twitter SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Summer in Ferry, Connecticut, has always meant long, lazy days at the beach and wild nights partying in the abandoned mansions on the edge of town. Until now, that is.Natalie Temple, who’s …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Ballerinas by Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Rating Title: The BallerinasAuthor: Rachel Kapelke-DalePublication: December 7, 2021Publisher: St. Martin’s PressGenre: Teen, YA FictionPages: 296 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Fourteen years ago, Delphine abandoned her prestigious soloist spot at the Paris Opera Ballet for a new life in St. Petersburg––taking with her a …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Upside of Falling by Alex Light

Rating Title: The Upside of FallingAuthor: Alex LightPublication: February 18, 2020Publisher: Harper TeenGenre: Teen & YA FictionPages: 284 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) It’s been years since seventeen-year-old Becca Hart believed in true love. But when her former best friend teases her for not having …

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BOOK REVIEW: At the End of Everything by Marieke Nijkamp

Rating Title: At the End of EverythingAuthor: Marieke NijkampPublication: January 25, 2022Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: Teens, YA Fiction, Mystery, ThrillerPages: 400 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) The Hope Juvenile Treatment Center is ironically named. No one has hope for the delinquent teenagers who have been exiled …

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Seven Dirty Secrets by Natalie D. Richards

Rating Title: Seven Dirty SecretsAuthor: Natalie D. RichardsPublication: November 2, 2021Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: Teen/YA, MysteryPages: 336 Featured “Hometown” Bookstore OTM – New Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) I know seven secrets:One caused the fall. One did nothing. One saw it all.One didn’t care. One used …

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BOOK REVIEW: A Whole New World by Liz Braswell

Title: A Whole New WorldAuthor: Liz BraswellPublication: September 1, 2015Publisher: Disney PressGenre: Teens & YA Fiction, FantasyPages: 279 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) What if Aladdin had never found the lamp? Aladdin is a Street Rat. Like most, he’s just trying to survive another day in impoverished Agrabah. Jasmine is a princess, …

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