Book Reviews

The Raven King:  The Raven Cycle, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Gorgeously written multilayered finale is simply magical.
By Maggie Stiefvater
(2016)
Burn Baby Burn Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Riveting coming-of-age tale set in dangerous summer of '77.
By Meg Medina
(2016)
Out of Darkness Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Beautifully written look at racism and love in 1930s Texas.
By Ashley Hope Pérez
(2015)
Carry On Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Harry Potter-like fantasy is funny, romantic, delightful.
By Rainbow Rowell
(2015)
The Rest of Us Just Live Here Book Poster Image
age 14+
Smart coming-of-age fantasy focuses on "regular" kids.
By Patrick Ness
(2015)
Off the Page Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Strong (but long) sequel about book characters come to life.
By Jodi Picoult, Samantha Van Leer
(2015)
The Haunting of Sunshine Girl, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Teen girl helps lingering spirits in chilling horror tale.
By Paige McKenzie
(2015)
The Darkest Part of the Forest Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teen sibs battle magic foes in convoluted fantasy.
By Holly Black
(2015)
Blue Lily, Lily Blue: The Raven Cycle, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Brilliant installment in lyrical fantasy is unputdownable.
By Maggie Stiefvater
(2014)
Evil Librarian Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Chills and laughs as teen girl fights school demon invasion.
By Michelle Knudsen
(2014)
Sleep No More Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen girl tries to stop killer in chilling fantasy thriller.
By Aprilynne Pike
(2014)
Gasp: Visions, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teens race to avert disaster in thrilling Visions finale.
By Lisa McMann
(2014)
House of Ivy & Sorrow Book Poster Image
age 13+
Frothy, gory teenage-witch tale of family secrets, romance.
By Natalie Whipple
(2014)
Gilded Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Adventurous fantasy weaves Korean mythology, martial arts.
By Christina L. Farley
(2014)
The Story of Owen: Dragon Slayer of Trondheim Book Poster Image
age 14+
Intriguing fantasy mixes modern-world dragons and politics.
By E. K. Johnston
(2014)
White Hot Kiss Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Gargoyles-vs.-demons tale a fast read for paranormal fans.
By Jennifer Armentrout
(2014)
The Unbound Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Romance, thrills as exciting fantasy series continues.
By Victoria Schwab
(2014)
Bang: Visions, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Strong values, strong language in riveting thriller sequel.
By Lisa McMann
(2013)
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age 14+
Japanese setting, mythology more intriguing than characters.
By Amanda Sun
(2013)
Ghost Time Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Daring and confusing story about love and time.
By Courtney Eldridge
(2013)

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