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Only Daughter: The Plot Thickens

Only Daughter: The Plot Thickens

Title: Only Daughter Author: Anna Snoekstra Release Date: 9/20/16 Reviewed by: Miriam Rebecca Winters is living the life. A 16 year old girl going to parties with her friends, working with a hot guy, and hitting the pool with her little brothers, nothing could go wrong. . . or so she thought. Rebecca Winters was … Continue reading

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 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

BECAUSE YOU’LL NEVER MEET ME: Is Simply A Stunning Story

BECAUSE YOU’LL NEVER MEET ME: Is Simply A Stunning Story

  Title: Because You’ll Never Meet Me Author: Leah Thomas Release Date: 6/2/2015 Reviewed by: Aurora   I don’t think I’ve read something even close to this before. Yes, the characters deal with bullying, loneliness, and other more pressing issues, but it didn’t have the same feel as most. These problems weren’t surface level and easily fixable. … Continue reading

JUST ANNOUNCED! Offsite Event with Cassandra Clare!

JUST ANNOUNCED! Offsite Event with Cassandra Clare!

JUST BOOKED! We’re thrilled to announce bestselling author CASSANDRA CLARE will speak & sign LADY MIDNIGHT (The Dark Artifices Book 1) in the Mabee Ballroom at St. Edward’s University Wednesday, March 16th at 7PM! Tickets are now available and include a copy of the book! If you can’t make the event, we are taking orders for signed copies of the book. We … Continue reading

Kiera Cass Event: This Thursday!

Kiera Cass Event: This Thursday!

Kiera Cass – The Siren Thursday, January 28, 7PM KIERA CASS speaking and signing The Siren OMG Kiera Cass is coming! Join us and the bestselling author of The Selection series to discuss her new book, The Siren.  Check out the book: “You must never do anything that might expose our secret. This means that, in general, … Continue reading

TTBF 2016 or Bust!

TTBF 2016 or Bust!

OMG we’re so excited! The Texas Teen Book Festival announced their date for 2016! It’s on Saturday, October 1, 2016 on the campus of St. Edward’s University in Austin. Circle the date and join us for another epic day of YA! We love being a part of this festival every year, so mark your calendars, and stay … Continue reading

Books To Fall In Love With

Books To Fall In Love With

Happy Valentine’s Day!!! The Teen Press Corps would like to wish everyone a Happy Valentine’s Day. We have compiled a list of books to fall in love with and celebrate Valentine’s Day. Whether your attached or not, these books are for the book lover in all of us! Miriam The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster … Continue reading