Genre: Children/Young Adult/Mystery Number of Pages: 204 Publication Date: July 21, 2016 Rating: out of 5 Themes: Friendship, Trust Twelve-year-old Evan Peregrine is accused of the murder of his teacher. Due to this, he runs to his uncle to get advice of what to do next. However, when he reaches the island of Little Yarnmouth, all of its…… Continue reading The Little Yarnmouth Abduction by Tim Van Minton
Genre: Nonfiction Number of Pages: 256 Rating: out of 5 In this latest hardcover edition, created by the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, the reader is given an in-depth description of what happened to the eight people that went into hiding during WWII. We are given details in regards to before the hiding, while they hid, and after the…… Continue reading Inside Anne Frank’s House by Anne Frank House and Hans Westra
Genre: Children Number of Pages: 160 Publication Date: March 31, 2015 Rating: out of 5 OBC Rating: 2 out of 4 stars To Learn More About the Book, Click: Perky Girl on OBC Bookshelves Bienna Molo is a perky and happy girl. She gives her account on her life from preschool age to when she passes away. …… Continue reading Perky Girl: The Amazing Life of Bienna Molo by Vera I. Roberts
Genre: Historical Fiction/Romance Number of Pages: 466 Publication Date: April 30, 2016 Rating: out of 5 OBC Rating: 3 out of 4 stars Themes: Love, Loss, Loneliness, Fear, Betrayal To Learn More About the Book, Click: The Remnants on OBC Bookshelves Danny and Rose fall immediately in love the first time they meet in the early 1900s. However, their quickly…… Continue reading The Remnants by W.P. Osborn
Genre: Young Adult Number of Pages: 210 Publication Date: March 9, 2016 Rating: out of 5 OBC Rating: 3 out of 4 stars Themes: Friendship, Love, Trust Have you ever read and/or heard the original tale of “The Little Mermaid” by Hans Christian Andersen? If you have, you know it’s not the fluffy Disney version. It is…… Continue reading Mystic Tides by C.J.Godwin
Genre: Young Adult, LGBT Number of Pages: 465 Publication Date: January 19, 2016 Rating: out of 5 OBC Rating: 4 out of 4 stars Themes: Depression, Bullying, Friendship, Family January’s OBC Book of the Month Discussion: We Are the Ants Teenager Henry is having a terrible time getting over his boyfriend’s suicide. He blames everyone, including himself for…… Continue reading We Are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson
Genre: Fantasy Number of Pages: 589 Publication Date: April 30, 2016 Rating: out of 5 OBC Rating: 2 out of 4 stars To Learn More About the Book, Click: The First Five Days on OBC Bookshelves Yosi Sint has been named leader of Lionea and begins his first five eventful days. From treachery to backstabbing to…… Continue reading The First Five Days by John O. and Archie A.