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

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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

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A Thousand Perfect Notes – Book Review

 Book title: A Thousand Perfect Notes Author: CG Drews Genre: Contemporary Target Audience: Young Adult “Chocolate is a substance worth existing for” Why I chose this? When I found out that Cait from Paperfury I just had to have it. I love reading her blog posts and its nice to see someone who is just if not… Continue reading A Thousand Perfect Notes – Book Review

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Kings Cage: Book review

 Book title: Kings Cage Author: Victoria Aveyard Genre: Dystopian Target Audience: Young Adult “Not a god’s chosen, but a god’s cursed. That’s what we all are.” Why I chose this? It's book three of this series and I want to see if it gets better. Synopsis In this breathless third installment to Victoria Aveyard's bestselling Red… Continue reading Kings Cage: Book review