ARC Review: The Fade by Demitria Lunetta

The Fade by Demitria Lunetta My rating: 3 of 5 stars We don't want to disappear. We want to be found. Something terrible happened in her basement. Haley can feel it. Four girls went missing several years ago, and the police never solved the case. But Haley know the missing girls were murdered. How else … Continue reading ARC Review: The Fade by Demitria Lunetta

Review: A Deeper Love by Cassandra Clare & Maureen Johnson

A Deeper Love by Cassandra Clare My rating: 4 of 5 stars It is only three years since Tessa Gray lost her beloved husband William Herondale, and she is searching for a reason to live, trying to find the path of being a warlock with the guidance of her friend Catarina Loss. World War 2 … Continue reading Review: A Deeper Love by Cassandra Clare & Maureen Johnson

ARC Review: The Deepest Roots by Miranda Asebedo

The Deepest Roots by Miranda AsebedoMy rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: September 18, 2018 Cottonwood Hollow, Kansas, is a strange place. For the past century, every girl has been born with a special talent, like the ability to Fix any object, Heal any wound, or Find what is missing.Best friends Rome, Lux, and … Continue reading ARC Review: The Deepest Roots by Miranda Asebedo

ARC Review: LIFEL1K3 by Jay Kristoff

LIFEL1K3 by Jay Kristoff My rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: May 29, 2018 On a floating junkyard beneath a radiation sky, a deadly secret lies buried in the scrap. Eve isn’t looking for secrets—she’s too busy looking over her shoulder. The robot gladiator she’s just spent six months building has been reduced to … Continue reading ARC Review: LIFEL1K3 by Jay Kristoff

ARC Review: Sheets by Brenna Thummler

Sheets by Brenna Thummler My rating: 3 of 5 stars Release date: August 28, 2018 Marjorie Glatt feels like a ghost. A practical thirteen year old in charge of the family laundry business, her daily routine features unforgiving customers, unbearable P.E. classes, and the fastidious Mr. Saubertuck who is committed to destroying everything she’s worked … Continue reading ARC Review: Sheets by Brenna Thummler

ARC Review: My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand, Jodi Meadows and Brodi Ashton

My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand My rating: 4 of 5 stars Release date: June 26, 2018 You may think you know the story. After a miserable childhood, penniless orphan Jane Eyre embarks on a new life as a governess at Thornfield Hall. There, she meets one dark, brooding Mr. Rochester. Despite their significant age … Continue reading ARC Review: My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand, Jodi Meadows and Brodi Ashton

Review: Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan & Deborah Biancotti

Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld My rating: 4 of 5 stars Don’t call them heroes. But these six Californian teens have powers that set them apart. They can do stuff ordinary people can’t. Take Ethan, a.k.a. Scam. He’s got a voice inside him that’ll say whatever you want to hear, whether it’s true or not. Which … Continue reading Review: Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan & Deborah Biancotti

Review: Hotel Ruby by Suzanne Young

Hotel Ruby by Suzanne Young My rating: 4 of 5 stars Stay tonight. Stay forever. When Audrey Casella arrives for an unplanned stay at the grand Hotel Ruby, she’s grateful for the detour. Just months after their mother’s death, Audrey and her brother, Daniel, are on their way to live with their grandmother, dumped on … Continue reading Review: Hotel Ruby by Suzanne Young

ARC Review: Sleeper by MacKenzie Cadenhead

Sleeper by MacKenzie Cadenhead My rating: 3 of 5 stars As if surviving high school wasn’t hard enough, Sarah Reyes suffers from REM Sleep Behavior Disorder, a parasomnia that causes her to physically act out her dreams. When she almost snaps her friend’s neck at a sleepover, Sarah and her nocturnal habits are thrust into … Continue reading ARC Review: Sleeper by MacKenzie Cadenhead

Review: Year of Lightning

Year of Lightning by Ryan Dalton My rating: 4 of 5 stars When 13-year-old twins Malcolm and Valentine Gilbert moved to a new town, they never imagined that the old house across the street could bring them so much trouble. Inside the old house, a secret machine with the power to pierce time has reawakened. … Continue reading Review: Year of Lightning

ARC Review: Gamescape: Overworld

Gamescape: Overworld by Emma Trevayne My rating: 4 of 5 stars In a futuristic version of Earth, society is mostly controlled by a company that produces an addictive virtual reality game called Chimera. Everyone plays Chimera. Defeating the levels is how you earn enough points for clothes, food, even medical attention. Miguel Anderson is good … Continue reading ARC Review: Gamescape: Overworld

ARC Review: Spark

Spark by Holly Schindler My rating: 3 of 5 stars Release date: May 17, 2016 The local Avery Theater was just a run-down building to Quin—until her mother told her the tragic love story of Nick and Emma that played out on the theater’s stage all those years ago. Quin is convinced it’s the perfect … Continue reading ARC Review: Spark

ARC Review: True Born

True Born by L.E. Sterling My rating: 3 of 5 stars Release date: May 3, 2016 Welcome to Dominion City. After the great Plague descended, the world population was decimated...and their genetics damaged beyond repair. The Lasters wait hopelessly for their genes to self-destruct. The Splicers pay for expensive treatments that might prolong their life. … Continue reading ARC Review: True Born

Review: An Ember in the Ashes

An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir My rating: 4 of 5 stars For years Laia has lived in fear. Fear of the Empire, fear of the Martials, fear of truly living at all. Born as a Scholar, she’s never had much of a choice. For Elias it’s the opposite. He has seen too … Continue reading Review: An Ember in the Ashes

Review: Forever

Forever by Maggie Stiefvater My rating: 4 of 5 stars In Maggie Stievater's SHIVER, Grace and Sam found each other. In LINGER, they fought to be together. Now, in FOREVER, the stakes are even higher than before. Wolves are being hunted. Lives are being threatened. And love is harder and harder to hold on to … Continue reading Review: Forever