The Black Book of Secrets by F.E.Higgins

Title: The Black Book of Secrets Author: F.E. Higgins Genre: Fiction Set in: England Hardcover: 288 pages Publisher: Feiwel & Friends (October 2, 2007) Source: Personal Library Rating: 4/5 My thoughts: I honestly did not expect much from this book. It was just something I found in a sale at dirt cheap price. But I... Continue Reading →

Candor by Pam Bachorz

Title: Candor Author: Pam Bachorz Source: Library Genre: Young Adult (dystopian) Hardcover: 256 pages Publisher: EgmontUSA (September 22, 2009) Rating: 4 out of 5 My thoughts: Candor is a dystopian novel that reminded me of The Stepford Wives, but thankfully the author has a unique take on it. Candor is a town in Florida which... Continue Reading →

Sea by Heidi R. Kling

Title: Sea Author: Heidi R. Kling Genre: Young Adult Hardcover: 336 pages Publisher: Putnam Juvenile (June 10, 2010) Source: library Set in: Indonesia Rating: 3 out of 5 My thoughts: Sea is about a 15-year-old girl Sienna who lives with her father and grandmother in U.S.A. She lost her mother in a plane crash a... Continue Reading →

The Witching Hour by Elizabeth Laird

Title: The Witching Hour Author: Elizabeth Laird Genre: Young Adult (Historical) Source: Library/ Review copy Hardcover: 432 pages Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books (1 May 2009) Set in: Scotland Rating: 4 out of 5 My Thoughts: I picked this book because I love reading anything and everything about witches and witch trials. Also it's set in... Continue Reading →

Pupulazzi by Elise Allen

Title: Populazzi Author: Elise Allen Source: Review Copy Genre: Young Adult Hardcover: 400 pages Publisher: Harcourt Children's Books (August 1, 2011) Rating: 2.5 out of 5 My Thoughts: Normally I wouldn't have picked this book up because it seems like it's aimed at teens. I love YA but I usually stay away from books that... Continue Reading →

Heart With Joy by Steve Cushman

Title: Heart With Joy Author: Steve Cushman Genre: Young Adult Source: Review Copy Paperback: 200 pages Publisher: Canterbury House Publishing (September 1, 2010) Rating: 3.5 out of 5 My Thoughts: Heart with Joy is about a 17-year-old boy Julian whose mom left him and his father because she said she wanted to help her parents... Continue Reading →

My Fair Godmother by Janette Rallison

Title: My Fairy fair Godmother Author: Janette Rallison Genre: Young Adult (Fantasy) Hardcover: 320 pages Publisher: Walker Books for Young Readers (January 6, 2009) Source: Library Rating: 4 out of 5 My Thoughts: This book was on my Wishlist for some time so when I spotted it in the library I grabbed it and the... Continue Reading →

Paper Towns by John Green

Title: Paper Towns Author: John Green Genre: Young Adult Set in: United States Source: Personal Shelf Rating: 4.5 out of 5 My thoughts: I cursed myself for waiting so long to read it and to discover John Green. I can safely say it's one of the best YA novels I have read. I don't know... Continue Reading →

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