Book Reviews

age 14+
 
Twists, turns, loads of drama in high school murder mystery.
By Sara Shepard
(2015)
age 14+
 
Eye-opening high-tech thriller endorses activism.
By Paolo Bacigalupi
(2014)
age 14+
 
Murder mystery is formulaic fluff but rather addictive.
By Sara Shepard
(2014)
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age 14+
 
Top-notch Finnish murder mystery has great female heroine.
By Salla Simukka
(2014)
age 14+
 
Gripping psychological thriller for older teens.
By Lucy Christopher
(2014)
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age 14+
 
Teens vs. serial killer in implausible, confusing thriller.
By Jennifer Lynn Barnes
(2013)
age 14+
 
Romance and snakes add to intrigue in imaginative sequel.
By James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
(2013)
age 14+
 
Steampunk murder mystery with teen girls intriguing, gory.
By Colleen Gleason
(2013)
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age 14+
 
Popular, rich girls star in shallow, sexy series starter.
By Jacqueline Green
(2013)
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age 14+
 
Slick but lopsided tale of teen trying to solve a murder.
By Tim Tharp
(2013)
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age 14+
 
Serial killer stalks teen girl in spooky thriller.
By Kate Brian
(2013)
age 14+
 
Teen must prove she didn't kill parents in taut thriller.
By James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
(2012)
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age 14+
 
Fast-paced story of teen who can see from a killer's eyes.
By Jill Hathaway
(2012)
age 14+
 
Masterful murder mystery takes dark view of justice.
By Agatha Christie
(1939)
age 14+
 
More of the same in Book 3 of mean-girl murder mystery.
By Sara Shepard
(2012)
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age 14+
 
Teen flees mom's killer in gripping thriller.
By Charlie Price
(2011)
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age 14+
 
Suspenseful series starter full of pranks and mean girls.
By Sara Shepard
(2010)
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age 14+
 
Siblings team up to solve mystery in suspenseful teen read.
By Tim Wynne-Jones
(2009)
age 14+
 
Intense tale of school bullying, loss, and isolation.
By Catherine Ryan Hyde
(2009)
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age 14+
 
Cautionary teen tale of gossip and social networking sites.
By Katie Finn
(2008)

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