Title of the Book: The Metanoia Phases: The Change of Heart Author name: Maria E. L. Thomassen Genre: YA Fantasy Magic, romance, and family secrets collide in this young adult fantasy novel by Maria Thomassen. As the crowned princess of Serendia, Maria has always known love and security. Beloved by friends and… Read More Editorial Review – The Metanoia Phases: The Change of Heart
Author name: Nia Markos Name of the book: Elements: Book One of the Complete Crystal Series Genre of the book: Young Adult, Paranormal, Fantasy Book synopsis: Alexa is discovering that her whole life has been a lie. As her nineteenth birthday approaches, her true identity is revealed. The incredible world of witchcraft and Otherworlds come to… Read More Elements: Book One of the Complete Crystal Series – Book Review
Book Title: The Secret Keeper Author: Jane Alvey Harris Genre: Young Adult / Contemporary Realism / Fantasy The Secret Keeper is the second book in the My Myth trilogy. It tells the story of seventeen-year-old Emily Alvey, who was sexually abused by her own father when she was only seven years old.
Title: Breaking Into the Light Author: Cynthia A. Morgan Genre: YA Fantasy The third book in the Dark Fey series brings the band of characters to their darkest battles. The Fey of the Light have managed to save some abducted younglings who were taken to become Dark Fey, but when Legionnaires follow them back… Read More Editorial Review – Breaking Into the Light
Title: Sam’s Theory Author: Sarah Mendivel Genre: Young Adult This is the thoughtful and philosophical story of Sam, a young woman who grows beyond the abuse, neglect, and rejection she’s experienced from the adults in her life. The tale starts with her on the run in the wilderness of the Pacific Northwest and follows… Read More Editorial Review – Sam’s Theory
A dystopian retelling of the classic novel, Les Miserables. This is what the blurb of this book tells potential readers. Much to my disappointment, there were no moments of spontaneous singing nor did the main characters burst into song about dreaming a dream. There wasn’t a single flag bearer in sight urging everyone to… Read More Legend – Book Review
Title: Elements Author: Nia Markos Genre: Urban Fantasy/YA Elements (Book One—The Crystal Series) by Nia Markos is an imaginative Young Adult Urban Fantasy. The book starts out in the setting of Alba with some backstory that sets up the current plot. Queen Eliana has discord with her general Elsam over his misuse of the… Read More Editorial Review – Elements