Partials by Dan Wells: Guest book review Genre: YA, Dystopian Humanity is all but extinguished after a war with Partials—engineered organic beings identical to humans—has decimated the population. Reduced to only tens of thousands by a weaponized virus to which only a fraction of humanity is immune, the survivors in North America have… Read More Partials – Book Review
More Than This – Guest Book Review My rating: 4.5/5 Genre: Young Adult Length: 480 pages A boy drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments. He dies. Then he wakes, naked and bruised and thirsty, but alive. How can this be? And what is this strange deserted place? As he struggles… Read More More Than This – Book Review
She pushed her sunglasses on top of her head and leaned back. She took several shots of herself. Yep, this was definitely the best swimsuit she’d owned. She took pics until she found the perfect one and added the words “Life’s a beach” scrawled across it. She took off her cover-up, feeling slightly self-conscious,… Read More Snapped – Book Quote Corner
The Winter Knife – Guest Post Book Review My rating: 4 of 5 stars Good YA literature will stay with me long after I am finished with it, even as an adult. I would have been in the prime target audience for this book when I was a teenager, and I would… Read More The Winter Knife – Book Review
*Guest review post contributed by Ahouseofbooks* The Life of a Banana by PP Wong. When her mother dies in a freak accident, our 12-year-old narrator Xing and older brother Lai Ker move in with their domineering grandmother, disabled uncle, and wannabe-actress aunt.
by Em Does Book Reviews Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins Anna has everything figured out – she was about to start senior year with her best friend, she had a great weekend job, and her huge work crush looked as if it might finally be going somewhere… Until her dad decides… Read More Anna and the French Kiss – Book Review
Wayfarer by Alexandra Bracken Texas, 1905 Etta Spencer didn’t know she was a traveller until the day she found herself not just miles, but years from home. Now, Etta is stranded in time and separated from the boy she loves. At the mercy of a family she once thought her enemy, Etta learns of a… Read More Wayfarer – Book Review