Definitions of Indefinable Things by Whitney Taylor

Rating: 5/5   Genre: YA Contemporary   Recommended Age: 15+ (strong language, mature scenes, and trigger warnings for depression.)   I received a free copy of this book from KidLitExchange. All opinions are my own. Want to join? Check them out on their new website!   Reggie isn’t really a romantic: she’s been hurt too … Continue reading Definitions of Indefinable Things by Whitney Taylor

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Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia

Rating: 5/5     Genre: YA Contemporary     Recommended Age: 15+ (trigger warning for suicide and depression, some lightly mentioned topics that are mature).     Eighteen-year-old Eliza Mirk is the anonymous creator of Monstrous Sea, a wildly popular webcomic, but when a new boy at school tempts her to live a life offline, everything … Continue reading Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia

All About Mia by Lisa Williamson

Rating: 4/5   Genre: YA Contemporary   Recommended Age: 16+ (mature scenes, alcohol abuse, some slightly triggering scenes)   Thanks to the @kidlitexchange network for the review copy of this book - all opinions are my own.   "That girl is such a mess." "Why can't she be like her sisters?" Blah, blah, blah. That's … Continue reading All About Mia by Lisa Williamson

The Growing Rock by Susanna Lancaster

Rating: 4.5/5   Genre:  Upper Middle Grade/YA Historical Fiction   Recommended Age: 12+ (some slightly mature scenes, but nothing outrageous)   I was presented with a free copy of this book by the author in exchange for a review. This did not sway my decisions in any manner.   Papa is a good liar—he can … Continue reading The Growing Rock by Susanna Lancaster

Beyond Fear by Stephanie Hanlon

Rating: 3/5 Genre: YA Fantasy Recommended Age: 14+ (violence and gore) Favorite Quote: "'Since that day, the world we live in has become a very dark and dangerous place.'" “Are you really ready to condemn all those people to death?” he asked. “Because they will die. I can promise you that.” A new evil has … Continue reading Beyond Fear by Stephanie Hanlon

Blog Tour – The Duality of Nature (The Monster of Selkirk Book #1) by C.E. Clayton (Giveaway at end of post)

*GIVEAWAY AT END OF POST* Title: The Monster of Selkirk - Book 1 "The Duality of Nature" Author: C.E. Clayton Synopsis from Amazon.com: Monsters come in many forms, and not everyone knows a monster when they see one. After three hundred years of monstrous, feral elves plaguing the island nation of Selkirk, everyone believes they … Continue reading Blog Tour – The Duality of Nature (The Monster of Selkirk Book #1) by C.E. Clayton (Giveaway at end of post)

A Court of Misty and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses #2) by Sarah J. Maas

Rating: 5/5   Genre: Fantasy/Romance (not sure why it's targeted towards the YA audience when Feyre is in her twenties I believe. Either way she's an adult).   Recommended Age: 18+. Lots of mature scenes and very strong language. LOTS of mature scenes... like a whole chapter devoted to mature scenes.   Favorite Quote: "There … Continue reading A Court of Misty and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses #2) by Sarah J. Maas

Wunderkids by Jacqueline Silvester

Rating: 4/5   Genre: YA Science Fiction/Mystery   Recommended Age: 12+   Favorite Quote: "'Nikka I'm a hacker, I'm above the Yellow Pages. And I looked it up online, she's unlisted anyways.'"   I was provided a free copy of this book by the author. This did not influence my decision in any way.   … Continue reading Wunderkids by Jacqueline Silvester

Asleep by Krystal Wade

Rating: 5/5   Genre: YA Thriller/ YA Mystery   Recommended Age: 16+ (some language and some mature scenes)   Favorite Quote: "Leah Briar pushed too hard, made Rose disappear, and one day she snapped."   I was provided a free copy of this book as a rep for Blaze Publishing. This did not sway my … Continue reading Asleep by Krystal Wade