Publisher: Balzer + Bray

Contemporary YA Reviews: One Would Think the Deep & My Heart and Other Black Holes

Contemporary YA Reviews: One Would Think the Deep & My Heart and Other Black Holes

I’m so disappointed that I didn’t enjoy One Would Think The Deep. I have given 5 stars to Claire Zorn’s other novels, but this one just felt so different to her other novels. Set in a small surfing town, the characters talk like “ridin’ waves brah” or “epic ay!”. It was difficult to get into because of […]

The Prisoner of Night and Fog by Anne Blankman Review: Hitler up close and personal

The Prisoner of Night and Fog by Anne Blankman Review: Hitler up close and personal

I’ve never really been interested in Nazi Germany or Hitler, while tragic and disturbing, I’ve always found the time period to be kind of boring. When Prisoner of Night and Fog came up for review, I thought this would be my chance to find out if the book could interesting the pessimist in me about the historical period. And […]

May 26, 2014 | 62 Comments
ARC Review: Avalon by Mindee Arnett Review – A true galactic adventure

ARC Review: Avalon by Mindee Arnett Review – A true galactic adventure

Looking for a great sci-fi YA novel but haven’t found it yet? Avalon is the space adventure you’ve been looking for. With space ships, metatech, sci-fi technology, galactic stops and an ultimate villain, I thoroughly enjoyed Avalon for my sci-fi fix. Jeth Seagrave and his crew work for Hammer, a boss  as unscrupulous as they come, […]