The Ring & Crown: Awesome Female Characters

The Ring & Crown: Awesome Female Characters

Title: The Ring & Crown Author: Melissa De La Cruz Release Date: 5/19/15 Reviewed by: Emily There was less historical fiction/ political intrigue and more fantasy romance, but there were lots of awesome female characters. None of them were physically strong, but they were special and important in their own ways. Marie– She turns down … Continue reading

The Winner’s Curse: Very Appealing!

The Winner’s Curse: Very Appealing!

Title: The Winner’s Curse Author: Marie Rutkoski Release Date: 3/3/15 Reviewed by: Aurora I really loved The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski. At first, I thought it sounded kind of interesting, but wouldn’t be the best book. I was completely wrong. This book was outstanding. I was fully captivated and sucked into the story. I … Continue reading

Highly Illogical Behavior: On My Top Ten List

Highly Illogical Behavior: On My Top Ten List

Title: Highly Illogical Behavior Author: John Corey Whaley Release Date: 5/10/16 Reviewed by: Katie Highly Illogical Behavior by John Corey Whaley tells of Lisa’s attempt to get into the second best psychology program in the country (not the first-let’s be realistic). She decides the best way to do this is to cure someone of agoraphobia. That someone … Continue reading

Wildwood: Wonderful And Refreshing

Wildwood: Wonderful And Refreshing

Title: Wildwood Author: Colin Meloy Release Date: 9/25/12 Reviewed by: Maddy When Prue’s little brother is stolen by a murderous band of crows, she embarks on an adventure into the Impassable Wilderness. A place no one has been before. What she discovers is a thriving world where unnatural is natural. In her quest to find … Continue reading

The Cresswell Plot: Delivers A Great Mystery

The Cresswell Plot: Delivers A Great Mystery

Title: The Cresswell Plot Author: Eliza Wass Release Date: 6/7/16 Reviewed by: Katie The Cresswell Plot by Eliza Wass tells the haunting story of Castella Cresswell’s different life as she begins to come of age and think for herself. She lives with her five siblings- Hannan, Casper, Mortimer, Delvive, and Jerusalem- and her mom and … Continue reading

Queen Of Hearts: Morbid & Malicious

Queen Of Hearts: Morbid & Malicious

Title: Queen of Hearts Author: Colleen Oaks Release Date: 5/3/16 Reviewed by: Evelyn Queen of Hearts by Colleen Oaks is a deliciously morbid book which twists the well-known Wonderland into a cruel kingdom lead by a violent and malicious King of Hearts. Dinah, the king’s daughter, Princess of Hearts, and heir to the throne, is … Continue reading

Ms. Bixby’s Last Day: I Almost Cried

Ms. Bixby’s Last Day: I Almost Cried

Title: Ms. Bixby’s Last Day Author: John David Anderson Release Date: 6/21/16 Reviewed by: Miriam Ms. Bixby was everyone’s favorite teacher. She always had a good quote, had the best reading voices, and made everyone feel special. No one wanted to say goodbye when she had to leave. Three boys just decided that they had … Continue reading

Scripted: Lights, Camera… Action!

Scripted: Lights, Camera… Action!

Title: Scripted Author: Maya Rock Release Date: 2/2/16 Reviewed by: Haley Lights, camera… action! On Bliss Island, life is, well, blissful for sixteen-year-old Nettie Starling and the other Characters whose lives revolve around entertaining the Audience on 24/7 reality television.  The majority of the Audience inhabits a war-torn mainland, ravaged by intermittent revolts and toxic … Continue reading