Book Reviews

age 12+
 
Graphic adaptation of popular sci-fi novel seems oddly flat.
By Marie Lu, Leigh Dragoon
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Lunar military adventure has strong teen girl at center.
By Karen Bao
(2015)
age 12+
 
Exciting sci-fi saga expands scope, adds depth to Tula.
By Cecil Castellucci
(2015)
age 12+
 
Second book in cyberpunk saga loses steam.
By James Dashner
(2014)
age 12+
 
Final book in talky trilogy picks up pace toward the climax.
By Joelle Charbonneau
(2014)
age 12+
 
Multiple time lines converge in rewarding sci-fi finale.
By Pete Hautman
(2014)
age 12+
 
Nasty Brits rule 1816 New York in clever steampunk twist.
By Andrea Cremer
(2014)
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age 12+
 
Nuanced, exciting sci-fi tale of survival on space station.
By Cecil Castellucci
(2014)
age 12+
 
Sci-fi sequel spends too much time in familiar territory.
By Joelle Charbonneau
(2014)
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age 12+
 
Tropical sci-fi adventure builds to bloody mayhem.
By Jessica Khoury
(2014)
age 12+
 
Complex time-travel follow-up focuses on new character.
By Pete Hautman
(2013)
age 12+
 
Teens stand up to supervillains in action-packed sci-fi.
By Brandon Sanderson
(2013)
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age 12+
 
Fantasy creatures enhance near-future page turner.
By Kat Falls
(2013)
age 12+
 
Action-packed sci-fi series reaches rousing conclusion.
By Marie Lu
(2013)
age 12+
 
Cyberpunk series hits the ground running for gaming fans.
By James Dashner
(2013)
age 12+
 
Riveting Slated sequel ups the violence, darkens the mood.
By Teri Terry
(2013)
age 12+
 
Sci-fi sequel offers intense adventure, frequent peril.
By Ian McDonald
(2012)
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age 12+
 
Compelling story of teen's struggle against government.
By Teri Terry
(2013)
age 12+
 
Thoughtful dystopian tale questions winning at all costs.
By Joelle Charbonneau
(2013)
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age 12+
 
Complex time travel page-turner starts sci-fi trilogy.
By Catherine Fisher
(2013)

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