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Review: Nil by Lynne Matson

Review: Nil by Lynne Matson

I went into NIL expecting a creepy paradise island with a ton of mystery and life threatening events. While I did the creepy paradise island, the mysteriousness wasn’t exactly there and the life threatening events didn’t seem all that life threatening. Before I get into the heart of my review,… Read more »

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Review & Giveaway: Liv, Forever

Review & Giveaway: Liv, Forever

Liv, Forever by Amy Talkington Released: March 11, 2014Publisher: Soho TeenPages: 280Format read: ARCSource: Publisher When Liv Bloom lands an art scholarship at Wickham Hall, it’s her ticket out of the foster system. Liv isn’t sure what to make of the school’s weird traditions and rituals, but she couldn’t be… Read more »

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Review: Great by Sara Benincasa

Review: Great by Sara Benincasa

Great by Sara Benincasa Release Date: April 8, 2014Publisher: HarperTeenPages: 272Format read: ebook ARCSource: publisher In Sara Benincasa’s contemporary retelling of The Great Gatsby, a teenage girl becomes entangled in the drama of a Hamptons social circle, only to be implicated in a tragedy that shakes the summer community. Everyone… Read more »

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Review: Wicked Little Secrets

Review: Wicked Little Secrets

Let me start off by saying that I love this series so much. Anne is awesome and while she is a bit naive sometimes, her spunk and determination really drive the story along. That being said, if you haven’t read the first book in this series, PREP SCHOOL CONFIDENTIAL, I… Read more »

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Release Day Review: Panic by Lauren Oliver

Release Day Review: Panic by Lauren Oliver

Panic by Lauren Oliver Release Date: March 4, 2014Publisher: HarperTeenPages: 416Format read: ARCSource: publisher Panic began as so many things do in Carp, a dead-end town of 12,000 people in the middle of nowhere: because it was summer, and there was nothing else to do. Heather never thought she would… Read more »

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Review & Giveaway: Fire & Flood

Review & Giveaway: Fire & Flood

Fire & Flood by Victoria Scott Release Date: February 25, 2014Publisher: ScholasticSeries: Fire & Flood #1Pages: 305Format: finished hardcover copySource: publisher A modern day thrill ride, where a teen girl and her animal companion must participate in a breathtaking race to save her brother’s life—and her own.  Tella Holloway is losing… Read more »

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Review: Unaccompanied Minor

Review: Unaccompanied Minor

Unaccompanied Minor by Hollis Gillespie Released: January 1, 2014Publisher: Merit PressPages: 256Format: hardcoverSource: publisher Fourteen-year-old April May Manning spent her life on airplanes with her flight attendant parents. When her father dies in a crash, April’s mom marries a pilot who turns out to be an abusive jerk, and gets… Read more »

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