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Short and Tweet Review: This Is How It Ends by Jen Nadol

Title:  This Is How It Ends Author:  Jen Nadol Series:  None Publisher:  Simon Pulse Publication Date:  October 7, 2014 Pages:  320 Format/Source:  eARC/From publisher via Edelweiss   Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Science Fiction, Fantasy, Paranormal, Mystery If you could see the future, would you want to? After the disturbing visions Riley  ...

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DNF: Compulsion by Martina Boone

Title:  Compulsion Author:  Martina Boone Series:  The Heirs of Watson Island #1 Publisher:  Simon Pulse Publication Date:  October 28, 2014 Pages:  433 Format/Source:  ARC/From Publisher Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Fantasy, Paranormal Three plantations. Two wishes. One ancient curse. All her life, Barrie Watson has been a virtual prisoner  ...

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Review: Random by Tom Leveen

Title:  RandomAuthor:  Tom LeveenSeries:  NonePublisher:  Simon PulsePublication Date:  August 12, 2014Pages:  217Format/Source:  ARC/From Publisher Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Contemporary Who’s the real victim here? This tense and gripping exploration of cyberbullying and teen suicide is perfect for fans of Before I Fall and Thirteen  ...

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Review: Servants of the Storm by Delilah S. Dawson

Title:  Servants of the StormAuthor:  Delilah S. DawsonSeries:  None?Publisher:  Simon PulsePublication Date:  August 5, 2014Pages:  376Format/Source:  ARC/From Publisher Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Fantasy, Horror A year ago Hurricane Josephine swept through Savannah, Georgia, leaving behind nothing but death and destruction — and taking  ...

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DNF: #scandal by Sarah Ockler

  Title:  #scandalAuthor:  Sarah OcklerSeries:  NonePublisher:  Simon PulsePublication Date:  June 17, 2014Pages:  411Format/Source:  ARC/From Publisher Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Contemporary Lucy’s learned some important lessons from tabloid darling Jayla Heart’s all-too-public blunders: Avoid the spotlight, don’t feed the Internet  ...

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Mini Review: Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld

Title:  LeviathanAuthor:  Scott Westerfeld, illustrated by Keith ThompsonSeries:  Leviathan #1Publisher:  Simon PulsePublication Date:  October 6, 2009Pages:  434Format/Source:  Hardback/Purchased Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Science Fiction, Steampunk, Alternate History Prince Aleksander, would-be heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, is on  ...

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Review: Killer Instinct by S.E. Green

Title:  Killer Instinct Author:  S.E. Green Series:  None Publisher:  Simon Pulse Publication Date:  May 6, 2014 Pages:  257 Format/Source:  ARC/From Publisher Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Mystery, Thriller “A zippy, gripping psychological drama.” ~Kirkus Reviews She’s not evil, but she has certain… urges. Lane is a typical teenager.  ...

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Review: This Side of Salvation by Jeri Smith-Ready

Title:  This Side of Salvation Author:  Jeri Smith-Ready Series:  None Publisher:  Simon Pulse Publication Date:  April 1, 2014 Pages:  368 Format/Source:  ARC/From Publisher Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Contemporary Everyone mourns differently. When his older brother was killed, David got angry. As in, fist-meets-someone-else’s-face furious.  ...

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Review: The Edge of Falling by Rebecca Serle

Title:  The Edge of Falling Author:  Rebecca Serle Series:  None Publisher:  Simon Pulse Publication Date:  March 18, 2014 Pages:  285 Format/Source:  ARC/From Publisher Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Contemporary Growing up in privileged, Manhattan social circles, Caggie’s life should be perfect, and it almost was until the day that her  ...

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