All Reviews

Of Mice and Men Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Moving Depression-era story of friendship, loneliness, fate.
By John Steinbeck
(2002)
Continue reading
The Selection, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Entertaining futuristic take on reality TV dating shows.
By Kiera Cass
(2012)
Continue reading
Hollywood Heights TV Poster Image
age 13+
Soapy drama has mixed bag of role models for teens.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2012)
Continue reading
Monument 14 Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Suspenseful survival story will grip teen readers.
By Emmy Laybourne
(2012)
Continue reading
Reached Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Satisfying, solid resolution of twisting dystopian romance.
By Ally Condie
(2012)
Continue reading
The Carrie Diaries TV Poster Image
age 13+
Sex and the City prequel is edgy but has merit for teens.
Network: CW
(2013)
Continue reading
The 5th Wave, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Super intense apocalyptic alien-invasion nail-biter.
By Rick Yancey
(2013)
Continue reading
The Elite: The Selection, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
The Selection sequel is more romantic, still superficial.
By Kiera Cass
(2013)
Continue reading
The Way, Way Back Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 13+
Refreshing coming-of-age tale a joy for teens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Continue reading Watch review
Allegiant: Divergent, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Controversial finale to a thrilling dystopian trilogy.
By Veronica Roth
(2013)
Continue reading
Vampire Academy Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Sexy, mean-girl vampire story has strong language, bullying.
By Richelle Mead
(2007)
Continue reading
Hollow City: Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Gripping, creepy sequel time-travels to 1940s London.
By Ransom Riggs
(2014)
Continue reading
The One: The Selection, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Thrilling, swoon-worthy romantic finale to popular series.
By Kiera Cass
(2014)
Continue reading
We Were Liars Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
A privileged life goes askew in haunting summer mystery.
By E. Lockhart
(2014)
Continue reading
This One Summer Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Well-observed graphic novel charts transition to adolesence.
By Mariko Tamaki, Jillian Tamaki
(2014)
Continue reading
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Book Poster Image
age 13+
Sweet tale of gay teen who comes out, takes chance on love.
By Becky Albertalli
(2015)
Continue reading
Salt to the Sea Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Heartbreaking WWII novel shows power of hope, connection.
By Ruta Sepetys
(2016)
Continue reading
Carve the Mark Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Twist-filled fantasy romance is occasionally dark, violent.
By Veronica Roth
(2017)
Continue reading
The 57 Bus Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
True story of teens' fateful encounter and its aftermath.
By Dashka Slater
(2017)
Continue reading
Moxie Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Empowering story of girls standing up to sexual harassment.
By Jennifer Mathieu
(2017)
Continue reading

Pages