Tag Archives: young adult

Cinder by Marissa Meyer

From Goodreads: Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl. Cinder, … Continue reading

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Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong by Prudence Shen and Faith Erin Hicks

Summary (from goodreads.com) You wouldn’t expect Nate and Charlie to be friends. Charlie’s the laid-back captain of the basketball team, and Nate is the neurotic, scheming president of the robotics club. But they are friends, however unlikely—until Nate declares war … Continue reading

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Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder

From Goodreads: About to be executed for murder, Yelena is offered an extraordinary reprieve. She’ll eat the best meals, have rooms in the palace—and risk assassination by anyone trying to kill the Commander of Ixia. And so Yelena chooses to … Continue reading

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Book Club Pick: Etiquette and Espionage by Gail Carriger

Summary (from goodreads.com): It’s one thing to learn to curtsy properly. It’s quite another to learn to curtsy and throw a knife at the same time. Welcome to Finishing School. Fourteen-year-old Sophronia is a great trial to her poor mother. … Continue reading

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Cinders and Sapphires (At Somerton #1) by Leila Rasheed

From Goodreads: One house, two worlds… Rose Cliffe has never met a young lady like her new mistress. Clever, rich, and beautiful, Ada Averley treats Rose as an equal. And Rose could use a friend. Especially now that she, at … Continue reading

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The Looking Glass Wars (The Looking Glass Wars #1)

From Goodreads: When Alyss Heart, heir to the Wonderland throne, must flee through the Pool of Tears to escape the murderous aunt Redd, she finds herself lost and alone in Victorian London. Befriended by an aspiring author named Lewis Carrol, … Continue reading

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Plot Bunnies – Living Hell by Catherine Jinks

The adventures of cover art.  Today we guess what a book is about based solely on the cover.  Let the fun begin. Feathery Revenge:  The Old Ones, long trapped in their hell dimension, are risen once again in the far … Continue reading

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