#BookReview of The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis

Alex hates the world and everything in it… except animals. She likes animals. Alex’s sister was murdered and the killer was never caught. Alex is angry about that. It invades nearly every aspect of her life. Except her work at… Read more

Review of Stone and Spark by Sibella Giorello

Raleigh Harmon is a fifteen-year-old high schooler who doesn’t have friends – except for her best friend, Drew Levinson. The two girls bonded a few years back because they share the same brainy intelligence and similar family issues. When Drew… Read more

Review of Beginning Anna’s Legacy: Book One by Sheryl Fawcett

College senior Hayley Marshall has recently lost her beloved great aunt to cancer. When she’s mysteriously summoned to the office of a NYC lawyer, she’s stunned to learn she’s been included in her aunt’s will. The terms are non-negotiable and… Read more

Review of A Different Truth by Annette Oppenlander

Andy Olson’s parents have sent him away to Palmer Military Academy. During the turbulent late 1960s, going to a military school definitely has its drawbacks. Protests and negative public opinion about the Vietnam War are at an all-time high. Andy… Read more

Review of The Memory of Things by Gae Polisner

Kyle Donohue is a sixteen-year-old high school student who, on the morning of September 11, 2001, is racing across the Brooklyn Bridge to get home when he spots what he thinks is a large bird. When he realizes the bird… Read more

Review of Broken Dolls by Tyrolin Puxty

  Thirty years ago, Ella was a human. Now, Ella is a doll who spends her days dancing and playing “imagination time” in the professor’s dusty old attic. The professor doesn’t allow Ella to leave the attic and he never… Read more