Review: Notes From Ghost Town (+Giveaway)

March 25, 2013

Title: Notes From Ghost Town Author: Kate Ellison Read via: ARC from Publisher They say first love never dies… From critically acclaimed author Kate Ellison comes a heartbreaking mystery of mental illness, unspoken love, and murder. When sixteen-year-old artist Olivia Tithe is visited by the ghost of her first love, Lucas Stern, it’s only through […]

Review: Perks of Being a Wallflower

September 18, 2012

Title: Perks of Being a Wallflower Author: Stephen Chbosky Read via: PaperbackSwap Standing on the fringes of life… offers a unique perspective. But there comes a time to see what it looks like from the dance floor. This haunting novel about the dilemma of passivity vs. passion marks the stunning debut of a provocative new […]

Review: Pushing the Limits

September 9, 2012

Title: Pushing the Limits Author: Katie McGarry Read via: eARC from Publisher via Net Galley No one knows what happened the night Echo Emerson went from popular girl with jock boyfriend to gossiped-about outsider with “freaky” scars on her arms. Even Echo can’t remember the whole truth of that horrible night. All she knows is […]

Review: Wanted

May 18, 2012

Title: Wanted Author: Heidi Ayarbe Read via: Teen Book Scene A one-word text message: That’s all Michal “Mike” Garcia needs to gather a crowd. Mike is a seventeen-year-old bookie, and Sanctuary is where she takes bets for anyone at Carson High with enough cash. Her only rule: Never participate, never place a bet for herself. […]

Review: The Anatomy of Wings

January 5, 2012

Title: The Anatomy of Wings Author: Karen Foxlee Read via: Purchased Ten-year-old Jennifer Day lives in a small mining town full of secrets. Trying to make sense of the sudden death of her teenage sister, Beth, she looks to the adult world around her for answers. As she recounts the final months of Beth’s life, […]