Young Adult

Paperweight by Meg Haston

Title: Paperweight Author: Meg Haston Publisher:  HarperTeen Format: eBook Publication Date: July 5, 2015 Overall: 2 out of 5 stars. Source: Edelweiss Seventeen-year-old Stevie is trapped. In her life. And now in an eating-disorder treatment center on the dusty outskirts of the New Mexico desert. Life in the center is regimented and intrusive, a nightmare come true. Nurses and therapists watch(…)

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Persuasion by Martina Boone Review

Title: Persuasion Author: Martina Boone Publisher:  Simon Pulse Format: eBook Publication Date: October 27, 2015 Overall: 3.5 out of 5 Source: Edelweiss Grieving the death of her godfather and haunted by her cousin Cassie’s betrayal, Barrie returns from a trip to San Francisco to find the Watson plantation under siege. Ghost hunters hope to glimpse the ancient spirit who sets the(…)

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The Mirror King by Jodi Meadows Review

Title: The Mirror King Author: Jodi Meadows Publisher:  Katherine Tegen Books Format: eBook Publication Date: April 5, 2016 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss HER FRIENDS HAVE TURNED. After her identity is revealed during the Inundation, Princess Wilhelmina is kept prisoner by the Indigo Kingdom, with the Ospreys lost somewhere in the devastated city. When the Ospreys’(…)

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Inheritance by Christopher Paolini Review

Title: Inheritance Author: Christopher Paolini Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Format: Hardcover Publication Date: November 2011 Overall: 3* out of 5 stars Source: Purchased It began with Eragon… It ends with Inheritance. Not so very long ago, Eragon — Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider — was nothing more than a poor farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, only a blue(…)

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Ash & Bramble by Sarah Prineas Review

Title:  Ash & Bramble Author: Sarah PrineasPublisher:  HarperTeen Format: eBookPublication Date: September 15, 2015 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss A prince. A ball. A glass slipper left behind at the stroke of midnight. The tale is told and retold, twisted and tweaked, snipped and stretched, as it leads to happily ever after. But it is not the(…)

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Vengeance Road by Erin Bowman Review with Giveaway!!

Title: VENGEANCE ROAD Author: Erin Bowman Pub. Date: September 1, 2015 Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers Pages: 336 Formats: Hardcover, eBook Find it: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iBooks, Goodreads When Kate Thompson’s father is killed by the notorious Rose Riders for a mysterious journal that reveals the secret location of a gold mine, the eighteen-year-old disguises herself as a boy and takes to(…)

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The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness Review

Title: The Rest of Us Just Live Here Author: Patrick Ness Publisher: HarperTeen Format: eBook Publication Date: August 27, 2015 Overall: 4 out of 5 Source: Edelweiss What if you aren’t the Chosen One? The one who’s supposed to fight the zombies, or the soul-eating ghosts, or whatever the heck this new thing is, with the blue lights and the death? What(…)

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Until Friday Night by Abbi Glines

Title: Until Friday Night Author: Abbi Glines Publisher: Simon Pulse Format: eBook Publication Date: August 25, 2015 Overall: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss To everyone who knows him, West Ashby has always been that guy: the cocky, popular, way-too-handsome-for-his-own-good football god who led Lawton High to the state championships. But while West may be Big Man on Campus on the(…)

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Love Lucas, by Chantele Sedwick

Title: Love Lucas Author: Chantele Sedgwick Publisher: Sky Pony Press Format: eBook Publication Date: May 5, 2015 Overall: 3 out of 5 Source: Edelweiss   A powerful story of loss, second chances, and first love, reminiscent of Sarah Dessen and John Green. When Oakley Nelson loses her older brother, Lucas, to cancer, she thinks she’ll never recover. Between her parents’ arguing(…)

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The Heir by Kiera Cass Review

Title: The Heir Author: Kiera CassPublisher:  HarperTeen Format: HardcoverPublication Date: May 5, 2015 Overall: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Purchased Princess Eadlyn has grown up hearing endless stories about how her mother and father met. Twenty years ago, America Singer entered the Selection and won the heart of Prince Maxon—and they lived happily ever after. Eadlyn has always found their fairy-tale(…)

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