Book Review · Young Adult

Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

Genre: Young Adult Number of Pages: 288 Publication Date:  October 18, 2007 Rating:  out of 5 Story Perspective: First-Person, Double Narrative Themes: Suicide, Relationships One day, teenage Clay Jensen receives a very curious package. When he opens it, what he finds has no words – it’s Hannah’s tape recordings prior to her suicide. Broken-hearted, will Clay be able to…… Continue reading Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

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Six Shiny Silver Coins and the Ridiculous Ruckus They Caused by Emily Martha Sorensen

Genre: Young Adult/Humor/Myths and Legends Pages: 13 Rating:  Theme: Altruism *This book was kindly given for free by the author in exchange for an honest review.* Henina is out in town when the Fates announce that the King will complete an act of kindness. Hurriedly, the King tosses out six silver coins to the villagers. Due to money…… Continue reading Six Shiny Silver Coins and the Ridiculous Ruckus They Caused by Emily Martha Sorensen

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ARC: Twenty-Four Potential Children of Prophecy by Emily Martha Sorensen

Genre: Young Adult/Humor/Myths & Legends Number of Pages: 112 Publication Date: May 31, 2017 Rating:  Themes: Bravery, Sticking with your beliefs, Confidence *This book was kindly given for free by the author in exchange for an honest review.* Henina has always had issues in keeping her mouth shut. Without given her words a second thought, she tends to speak…… Continue reading ARC: Twenty-Four Potential Children of Prophecy by Emily Martha Sorensen

Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · OnlineBookClub · Young Adult

The Journey by Shadahyah Elizabeth

Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy Number of Pages: 229 Publication Date: March 23, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 1 out of 4 stars Themes: Power, Trust To Learn More About the Book, Click: The Journey on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* Elizabeth, Renee, and Jasmine find themselves different from many. Their ability…… Continue reading The Journey by Shadahyah Elizabeth

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The Alienation of Courtney Hoffman by Brady Stefani

Genre: Science Fiction/Psychological Thriller/Coming-of-Age/Young Adult Number of Pages: 282 Publication Date: June 7, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 3 out of 4 stars Themes: Real vs. Imagination, Mental Illness To Learn More About the Book, Click: The Alienation of Courtney Hoffhman on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* Fifteen-year-old Courtney Hoffman…… Continue reading The Alienation of Courtney Hoffman by Brady Stefani

Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · JGBSReviewLibrary · Young Adult

The Stuff of Stars by David Litwack

Genre: SciFi/Dystopian, Young Adult Number of Pages: 240 Publication Date: November 28, 2015 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Faith vs. Knowledge, Technology vs. Nature Orah and her husband, Nathaniel, seek to help their people at Little Pond. They decide to build a boat and sail to new lands to gain knowledge that may potentially be helpful.…… Continue reading The Stuff of Stars by David Litwack

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Chico Boy by Gina Hooten Popp

Genre: Young Adult Number of Pages: 210 Publication Date: October 13, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Friendship, Honesty Fourteen-year-old Chico Boy has not had it easy. His dad left the family, his mom is struggling to provide for him and his sister, and he isn’t doing so well in school. However, all these problems seem a bit…… Continue reading Chico Boy by Gina Hooten Popp