Publisher: HarperTeen

Giant YA/NA Heap O’ Reviews

Giant YA/NA Heap O’ Reviews

Learning to Swear in America by Katie Kennedy was such a unique read. Yuri is a seventeen year-old Russian physicist prodigy, who is recruited to the United States to help save the world. An asteroid is headed toward Earth and NASA needs every mind they can get. Yuri had been sheltered in Russia […]

Posted December 7, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

Mean Girls and Dreamy Boys

Mean Girls and Dreamy Boys

Winning by Lara Deloza wraps some of my favorite things into one delicious read. Mean girls, sneaky dealings and snark all combine to make one great package. Alexandra Miles is the girl everyone wants to be; pretty, popular and seemingly the perfect package. But behind that gorgeous smile is a calculating […]

Posted June 29, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

You Want Reviews! I’ve Got 20! (Well 3 Really)

You Want Reviews! I’ve Got 20! (Well 3 Really)

I started The Marked Girl by Lindsey Klingele not knowing too much about it. I knew a group of teens traveled into an alternate dimension and landed in modern day L.A., other than that I went in blind. And I am glad I did. This was such a different take on […]

Posted June 14, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

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Get Your 4.5 Star Mini-Reviews Here!

Ivory and Bone by Julie Eshbaugh was such a surprising read in the best of ways. I would not have thought that a pre-historic love story would be so gripping. Kol and his family live a simple life; hunting and fishing and trying to forge their clan’s future. A small […]

Posted June 10, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

I Have 3 Mini-Reviews For You

I Have 3 Mini-Reviews For You

 This Is Not My Beautiful Life by Victoria Fedden is a memoir touted as “hilariously funny and unexpectedly moving”. The true life tale of the daughter dealing with her parent’s indictment for fraud and their penchant for picking the most sketchy of all the sketchy characters around as friends; this […]

Posted June 8, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

Frannie and Tru – Karen Hattrup

Frannie and Tru – Karen Hattrup

Frannie and Tru by Karen Hattrup was so much. Like, it’s actually hard to put into words the full depth of this story. A classic coming of age tale narrated by a teen girl, Frannie, who longs to experience the world. She gets that chance when her older cousin Tru comes to […]

Posted May 27, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 3 Comments

True Letters from a Fictional Life – Kenneth Logan

True Letters from a Fictional Life – Kenneth Logan

*Jumps up and down* Oh you guys, this book, this book. I was so intrigued by the synopsis that I read it as soon as I received it, in December 2015. Then I had to wait to share and it was awful as you all need to read it! True Letters […]

Posted May 24, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 5 Comments

Ruined – Amy Tintera

Ruined – Amy Tintera

Ruined by Amy Tintera is the first of a new YA fantasy trilogy. It features a kickass female bent on avenging her family and rescuing her little sister from a neighboring country they are at war with. Since she does not have the magic that runs in her family, Em has been taught […]

Posted April 24, 2016 by Laura in ARC April, Reviews / 3 Comments