Book Reviews

Shatter Me ~ Book Review

Book title: Shatter Me Author: Tahereh Mafi Genre: Dystopian, Romance Target Audience: Young Adult I spent my life folded between the pages of books. In the absence of human relationships I formed bonds with paper characters. I lived love and loss through stories threaded in history; I experienced adolescence by association. My world is one… Continue reading Shatter Me ~ Book Review

Book Reviews

The Mermaid – Book Review

Book title: The Mermaid Author: Christina Henry Genre: Fantasy, Mythology Target Audience: Young Adult The ocean has a rhythm, but it has no heart. Why I chose this? I have read Christina Henry books before and although they were a bit darker than what I read I liked her style of writing. So we take… Continue reading The Mermaid – Book Review

Book Reviews

A Date for Hannah ~ Book Review

Book title: A Date for Hannah Author: Callie Henry Genre: Romance Target Audience: Young Adult …although it scared her to spend more time with him, she really didn’t want to push him away either. Could she find the courage to believe that this crazy-cute boy was interested in her?  Why I chose this? I was… Continue reading A Date for Hannah ~ Book Review

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Why I read YA (even though I turn 30 next month)

So, first of all, we all have heard of Young Adult Fiction and just as a recap Wikipedia describes it as Young adult fiction (YA) is a category of fiction published for readers in their youth. YA books are catered towards readers from 12 to 18 years of age. While the genre is targeted to teenagers, approximately half of YA… Continue reading Why I read YA (even though I turn 30 next month)

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Legendary – Book Review

Book title: Legendary Author: Stephanie Garber Genre: Fantasy Target Audience: Young Adult The air tasted like wonder. Like candied butterfly wings caught in sugared spiderwebs, and drunken peaches coated in luck. Why I chose this? Well, I enjoyed Caraval and I want to know what happens next. I just hope it doesn't disappoint like the… Continue reading Legendary – Book Review