Book Reviews

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age 14+
 
Spaceship adventure fails to rise above its gimmick.
By Ernest Cline
(2015)
age 14+
 
Tricky amnesia thriller keeps one guessing to the end.
By Scott Sigler
(2015)
age 10+
 
Exciting alien-invasion thriller mixes sci-fi and magic.
By Jonathan Maberry
(2015)
age 13+
 
Psychic teens' saga wraps up in gritty, engaging road trip.
By Amy Plum
(2015)
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age 13+
 
Invasion of sea dwellers fuels gripping sci-fi thriller.
By Michael Buckley
(2015)
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)
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age 9+
 
Fun, fresh sci-fi adventure has touching message of empathy.
By Sophia McDougall
(2015)
age 14+
 
High body count, low believability in Frankenstein homage.
By Megan Shepherd
(2015)
age 14+
 
Modern civil war erupts in intense, action-packed sequel.
By Trent Reedy
(2015)
age 13+
 
Sci-fi saga about organ harvesters nails the ending.
By Neal Shusterman
(2014)
age 13+
 
Revenge plot gets lost in supernatural mishmash.
By Ann Aguirre
(2014)
age 12+
 
Final book in talky trilogy picks up pace toward the climax.
By Joelle Charbonneau
(2014)
age 13+
 
Harrowing, gripping end to post-apocalyptic trilogy.
By Emmy Laybourne
(2014)
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age 13+
 
Teen time traveler fights for better world in smart sci-fi.
By Ann Brashares
(2014)
age 9+
 
Fluffy addition to tween series spotlights reality TV.
By Rachel Renee Russell
(2014)
age 14+
 
Fast-paced, violent sequel has android on the run, in love.
By Debra Driza
(2014)
age 14+
 
Rousing finish for dystopian super-soldier adventure.
By Amy Tintera
(2014)
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age 13+
 
Clever sci-fi thriller stresses do-it-yourself science.
By Walter Jury, Sarah E. Fine
(2014)
age 13+
 
Gritty sci-fi survival tale questions reality and authority.
By Amy Plum
(2014)

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