Tag: young adult

Ardennia by Bruce Calhoun (Book Review #1052)

Ardennia is a young adult novel about Cinderella’s Prince. The story is based on the original tale we all know and have been addicted to since a young age. However, this one takes on additional sideline adventures with pixies, trolls, fairies, nymphs, and dwarves.… Continue Reading “Ardennia by Bruce Calhoun (Book Review #1052)”

The Orange Dragon Bowl by Betty P. Notzon (Book Review #1035)

The Orang Dragon Bowl is a young adult story about a 15-year-old girl, Julie Tyler. Things turn for the worse when an incident of food poisoning happens at school, her mother has cancer and a gang fight occurs, causing a lot of emotional disruption.

Breaking Free by Julia Tannenbaum (Book Review #1006)

Breaking free is a young adult fiction. It is the second book of its series and continues with Grace, a sixteen-year-old struggling with the world around her. Social expectations and family drama are taking a toll on her. She is overwhelmed and has to… Continue Reading “Breaking Free by Julia Tannenbaum (Book Review #1006)”

Screamcatcher – The shimmering Eye by Christy J. Breedlove (Book Review #932)

The shimmering eye is the third book in its series and continues with Jory Pike, a half-blood Chippewa. She is eighteen now and in search of finding out why a 500-plus acre of land is under attack. The owner of this rural Montana land… Continue Reading “Screamcatcher – The shimmering Eye by Christy J. Breedlove (Book Review #932)”

Against My Better Judgment by B.T. Polcari (Book Review #907)

Against my better judgment is a mystery, young adult fiction story about Sara Donavan, a freshman at the University of Alabama. She also works part-time at a museum gift shop. After purchasing a funerary mask, she receives a mysterious phone call, and that’s when… Continue Reading “Against My Better Judgment by B.T. Polcari (Book Review #907)”

Dragon’s Mist by Randy Cruts (Book Review #905)

Dragon’s Mist is a young adult graphic novel story about Charlie, an orphan, and lives with his aunt. He likes to visit the ocean, and one day he meets a blue dragon name Shannon. The two become friends. The adventure and time spent with… Continue Reading “Dragon’s Mist by Randy Cruts (Book Review #905)”

Marilia, the Warlord by Morgan Cole (Book review #902)

Marilia, the warlord, is the first book of The Chrysathamere. The story begins with Marilia, who is a young girl living in a brothel. Something terrible happens and causes her to flee with her brother Annuweth and head, searching for a friend of her… Continue Reading “Marilia, the Warlord by Morgan Cole (Book review #902)”

The Twisty Passages of Time by K. D. Loveridge (Book Review #890)

The twisty passages is the first book of its series. The children’s time travel book takes you on a history and science fiction journey as Liam Fennly’s sister passes away and Liam discovers that his family has been lying to him all along. Liam… Continue Reading “The Twisty Passages of Time by K. D. Loveridge (Book Review #890)”

Max and The Spice Thieves by John Peragine (Book Review #886)

Max and the spice thieves is a fantasy fiction story filled with adventure, thrill, and dangerous missions. The story begins with Max Daybreaker looking for his mother. She has disappeared, and he has no idea what’s happened to her. Luckily a crew of Pirates,… Continue Reading “Max and The Spice Thieves by John Peragine (Book Review #886)”