Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Book series · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Horror · Young Adult

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! 😈👻 Pages: 187 Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy/LGBTQ/Horror Publication Date: June 13, 2017 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Siblings, Identity, Gender Roles, Friendship, Relationships Jacqueline and Jillian were raised for a specific reason, according to their parents. Jacqueline is meant be the pretty, little princess. Not meant to run around or get her…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book series · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Horror · LGBT · Young Adult

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! 😈👻 Pages: 169 Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy/LGBTQ/Mystery/Horror Publication Date: April 5, 2016 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Identity, Acceptance, Friendship Wayward School is one that is only reachable to certain children and teenagers. When that magical door appears to a child/teenager, he/she enters. The door can appear and reappear just about anywhere,…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Young Adult

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: The Diviners by Libba Bray

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! There were definitely parts that spooked me, but not enough to give me nightmares (thank goodness!). 😈👻 Pages: 603 Genre: Supernatural/Horror/Young Adult/Mystery Publication Date: September 18, 2012 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Friendships, Romance, Cults, Magic, Trust, Consequences When moving in with her uncle Will, after being kicked out of her parents’…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: The Diviners by Libba Bray

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Horror · Middle Grade · Young Adult

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

This is the eighth book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post to vote for my next book! Pages: 224 Genre: Middle Grade/Children/Horror Publication Date:  September 27 2011 Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Family, Cancer, Loss, Fear, Bullying, Denial, Acceptance Thirteen-year-old Conor is visited by a monster outside his bedroom window. Though scary, Conor has an…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Book for Review - 2018 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Mini-Review · OnlineBookClub · Young Adult

Mini-Review: The Blue Raven by J.D. Beales

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: The Blue Raven Genre: Fantasy/Science Fiction/Action/Young Adult Themes: Homosexuality, Revenge, Family, Death ~ The Good ~ Interesting premise ~ The Not-So Good ~ Characters were one-dimensional (no backgrounds given) Long-winded peculiar names made it difficult…… Continue reading Mini-Review: The Blue Raven by J.D. Beales

Book Bucket List · Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Classic · Coming-of-Age · Historical Fiction · Young Adult

My Book Bucket List Review: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

This is the seventh book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post to vote for my next book! Pages: 376 Genre: Historical Fiction/Young Adult/Coming-of-Age/Classic Publication Date: July 11, 1960 Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Family, Race, Persecution, Prejudice Young Jean Louise (Scout) lives in the small Southern town of Maycomb. Both her and her brother, Jem, find…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List Review: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

ARC Copy · Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Contemporary · NetGalley · Young Adult

ARC Review: When Elephants Fly by Nancy Richardson Fischer

Pages: 400 Genre: Young Adult/Contemporary/Mental Health Publication Date: September 1, 2018 Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Mental Health, Relationships, Schizophrenia, Suicide, Animal Abuse, Healing, Acceptance This book was given for free, courtesy by NetGalley  and Harlequin Teen. Can Lily escape the seemingly inevitability of being diagnosed with schizophrenia? Her best friend, Sawyer, seems to think so. Her dad doesn’t. Lily? She isn’t…… Continue reading ARC Review: When Elephants Fly by Nancy Richardson Fischer