Book Reviews

This is the archive of book reviews up until October 2014 when I joined Bookish Broads. For reviews after that point, please pop over there!

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13 Reasons Why - Jay Asher

After the Snow - S. D. Crockett
All Rivers Flow to the Sea - Alison McGhee
All These Things I've Done - Gabrielle Zevin
Allegiant (Divergent #3) - Veronica Roth
Along for the Ride - Sarah Dessen
Also Known As (#1) - Robin Benway
Amandine - Adele Griffin
Americus - MK Reed and Jonathan Hill
Among the Hidden - Margaret Peterson Haddix
Amy & Roger's Epic Detour - Morgan Matson
An Abundance of Katherines - John Green
Anna and the French Kiss - Stephanie Perkins
The Anti-Prom - Abby McDonald
The Arrival - Shaun Tan
Are You In the House Alone - Richard Peck
As Simple As Snow - Gregory Galloway
The Ask and the Answer - Patrick Ness
The Atomic Weight of Secrets or the Arrival of the Mysterious Men in Black - Eden Unger Bowditch
Au Revoir, Crazy European Chick - Joe Schreiber
Audrey, Wait! - Robin Benway
Avalon High - Meg Cabot

Batman: Murder at Wayne Manor: An Interactive Mystery - Duane Swierczynski
Beautiful Creatures - Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
Before I Die - Jenny Downham
Before I Fall - Lauren Oliver
Before I Go To Sleep - S.J. Watson
The Betrayal of Maggie Blair - Rebecca Laird
Between Here and Forever - Elizabeth Scott
Between Two Ends - David Ward
Beware, Princess Elizabeth - Carolyn Meyer
The BFG - Roald Dahl
Blink & Caution - Tim Wynne-Jones
Blood Red Road - Moira Young
The Body of Christopher Creed - Carol Plum-Ucci
Bog Child - Siobhan Dowd
The Book Thief - Markus Zusak
Bossypants - Tina Fey
Borrower of the Night - Elizabeth Peters
The Boy Book - E. Lockhart
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas - John Boyne
The Boyfriend List - E. Lockhart
Boys Like You - Juliana Stone
Breaking Dawn - Stephenie Meyer
Burn - Julianna Baggott

Can You Survive Sherlock Holmes - Ryan Jacobson and Deb Mercier
Catching Fire (Hunger Games #2) - Suzanne Collins
Chains - Laurie Halse Anderson
Cinder (Lunar Chronicles) - Marissa Meyer
City of Bones - Cassandra Clare
Clarity - Kim Harrington
A Clash of Kings - George R R. Martin
Close Kin - Clare B. Dunkle
Coraline - Neil Gaiman
Creature of the Night - Kate Thompson
Cress (Lunar Chronicles #3) - Marissa Meyer
Crown of Embers (Girl of Fire and Thorns #2) - Rae Carson
Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) - Sarah J. Maas
Cures for Heartbreak - Margo Rabb
A Curse Dark as Gold - Elizabeth C. Bunce

Dead as a Doornail - Charlaine Harris
Dead to the World - Charlaine Harris
Dead Until Dark - Charlaine Harris
The Death Catchers - Jennifer Anne Kogler
Divergent - Veronica Roth
Don't Even Think About It - Sarah Mlynowski
Down A Dark Hall - Lois Duncan

Eclipse - Stephenie Meyer
Ender's Game - Orson Scott Card
Envy - Anna Godbersen
Eve - Anna Carey
Evermore - Alyson Noel
Excalibur: The Legend of King Arthur - Tony Lee

The Face Thief - Eli Gottlieb
Faking Normal - Courtney C. Stevens
Falling Kingdoms - Morgan Rhodes
Far From You - Tess Sharpe
Fathers and Sons (Forts #1) - Steven Novak
Fever 1793 - Laurie Halse Anderson
Fire - Kristin Cashore
Fire & Flood - Victoria Scott
Firelight - Sophie Jordan
The First Horror - R.L. Stine
Floors - Patrick Carman
Forget You - Jennifer Echols
The Forest of Hands and Teeth - Carrie Ryan
Forever - Judy Blume
Frozen Fire - Tim Bowler
Fuse (Pure #2) - Julianna Baggott

A Game of Thrones - George R. R. Martin
Generation Dead - Daniel Waters
Gentlemen - Michael Northrop
Gil's All Fright Diner - A. Lee Martinez
The Girl of Fire and Thorns - Rae Carson
Girl Wonder - Alexa Martin
Glimmer - Phoebe Kitandis
Go Ask Alice - Anonymous
Goddess Interrupted - Aimee Carter
The Goddess Test - Aimee Carter
The Golden Compass - Philip Pullman
Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn
Graceling - Kristin Cashore
Graffiti Moon - Cath Crowley
The Graveyard Book - Neil Gaiman
A Great and Terrible Beauty - Libba Bray
Griffin Rising - Darby Karchut
The Gunslinger - Stephen King

Hank the Cowdog - John R. Erickson
Harley, Like a Person - Cat Bauer
Harry Potter Series - J.K. Rowling
Here Lies Arthur - Philip Reeve
The Hobbit - J.R.R. Tolkien
Hold Me Closer, Necromancer - Lish McBride
Hold Still - Nina LaCour
The Hollow Kingdom - Clare B. Dunkle
Horton Halfpott or The Fiendish Mystery at Smugwick Manor or The Loosening of M'Lady Luggertuck's Corset - Tom Angleberger
The Hound of the Baskervilles - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
House of Ivy & Sorrow - Natalie Whipple
How I Live Now - Meg Rossoff
Howl's Moving Castle - Diana Wynne Jones
The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins

I Am The Messenger - Markus Zusak
If I Stay - Gayle Forman
Ignite Me (Shatter Me #3) - Tahereh Mafi
Inexcusable - Chris Lynch
Insignia (#1) - S.J. Kincaid
Insurgent (Divergent #2) - Veronica Roth
Ithaka - Adele Geras
The Iron Daughter - Julie Kagawa
The Iron King - Julie Kagawa
The Iron Queen - Julie Kagawa
Ironside - Holly Black

Jackaby - William Ritter
Journey to the Centre of the Earth - Jules Verne

Keesha's House - Helen Frost
Kings of Colorado - David E. Hilton
Kiss of Life - Daniel Waters
The Kissing Game - Aidan Chambers
Kit's Wilderness - David Almond
The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini
The Knife of Never Letting Go - Patrick Ness

Legend - Marie Lu
Level 2 - Lenore Applehans
The Lightning Thief - Rick Riordan
Linger - Maggie Stiefvater
Living Dead in Dallas - Charlaine Harris
Looking for Alaska - John Green
The Lost Prince - Julie Kagawa
Lost in the River of Grass - Ginny Rorby
Love & Leftovers - Sarah Tregay
The Luxe - Anna Godbersen

Marcelo in the Real World - Francisco X. Stork
Me & Tennessee - Sheridan Hernandez
Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac - Gabrielle Zevin
The Messenger - Lois Lowry
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children - Ransom Riggs
Mockingjay (Hunger Games #3) - Suzanne Collins
A Monster Calls - Patrick Ness
Monsters of Men - Patrick Ness
The Monstrumologist - Rick Yancey
More Than This - Patrick Ness
Mortal Heart (His Fair Assassins #3) - Robin LaFevers
Mr. Darcy's Diary - Amanda Grange
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH - Robert C. O'Brien
The Musician's Daughter - Susanne Dunlap
My Life Next Door - Huntley Fitzpatrick

The Name of the Star - Maureen Johnson
Nerd Girls: The Rise of the Dorkasaurus - Alan Lawrence Sitomer
New Moon - Stephenie Meyer
Northanger Abbey - Jane Austen
A Northern Light - Jennifer Donnelly

Of Mice and Men - John Steinbeck
Open Road Summer - Emery Lord
The Outsiders - S.E. Hinton

Paper Towns - John Green
Plainsong - Kent Haruf
Please Ignore Vera Dietz - A.S. King
The Perks of Being a Wallflower - Stephen Chbosky
Persepolis - Marjane Satrapi
Persepolis 2 - Marjane Satrapi
The Pigman - Paul Zindel
Plain Kate - Erin Bow
The Predicteds - Christine Seifert
Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies - Seth Grahame-Smith
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Dawn of the Dreadfuls - Steve Hockensmith
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Dreadfully Ever After - Steve Hockensmith
The Princess and the Goblin - George MacDonald
The Princess Diaries - Meg Cabot
Pure - Julianna Baggott


Rapid Dawn - TK Steiner
The Raven Boys (Raven Cycle #1) - Maggie Stiefvater
Rebel Heart (Dust Lands #2) - Moira Young
Red Scarf Girl - Ji Li Jiang
Revolver - Marcus Sedgwick
Right Behind You - Gail Giles
The Road - Cormac McCarthy
Robot Dreams - Sara Varon
Roverandom - J.R.R. Tolkien
Ruby Red - Kerstin Gier
Rumors - Anna Godbersen

Sabriel - Garth Nix
Scarlet - A.C. Gaughen
The Scorpio Races - Maggie Stiefvater
The Sea of Monsters - Rick Riordan
Searching for Sky - Jillian Cantor
Second Star - Alyssa B. Sheinmel
Seraphina - Rachel Hartman
Shadow and Bone - Leigh Bardugo
Shatter Me - Tahereh Mafi
Shattering Glass - Gail Giles
The She - Carol Plum-Ucci
Ship Breaker - Paolo Bacigalupi
Shiver - Maggie Stiefvater
The Silver Kiss - Annette Curtis Klause
The Sky is Everywhere - Jandy Nelson
Slog's Dad - David Almond
The Society of S - Susan Hubbard
Someday This Pain Will Be Useful To You - Peter Cameron
Something Wicked This Way Comes - Ray Bradbury
Sparrow Road - Sheila O'Connor
Speak - Laurie Halse Anderson
Splendor - Anna Godbersen
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda - Tom Angleberger
The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight - Jennifer E Smith
Street of the Five Moons - Elizabeth Peters
A Storm of Swords - George R. R. Martin
Stupid Fast - Geoff Herbach
Such a Rush - Jennifer Echols
A Swift Pure Cry - Siobhan Dowd
The Sword in the Stone (Once and Future King) - T. H. White

The Taking - Kimberly Derting
Ten Things We Did (and Probably Shouldn't Have) - Sara Mylnowski
This is What Happy Looks Like - Jennifer E. Smith
This Lullaby - Sarah Dessen
This One Summer - Mariko Tamiki
Throne of Glass - Sarah J. Maas
Tiger Lily - Jodi Lynn Anderson
The Time-Traveling Fashionista - Bianca Turetsky
Tithe - Holly Black
Tomorrow Girls: Behind the Gates (Tomorrow Girls #1) - Eva Gray
Troy - Adele Geras
Twilight - Stephenie Meyer

The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer - Michelle Hodkin
Unravel Me - Tahereh Mafi

Vampire Academy - Richelle Mead
The Vampire Stalker - Allison Van Diepen
The Vampire Tapestry - Suzy McKee Charnas
The Vespertine - Saundra Mitchell

Wanderlove - Kristen Hubbard
The Warrior Heir - Cindy Williams Chima
What Happened to Cass McBride - Gail Giles
What I Saw and How I Lied - Judy Blundell
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon - Grace Lin
Where the Stars Still Shine - Trish Doller
Where Things Come Back - John Corey Whaley
Where She Went - Gayle Forman
Why We Broke Up - Daniel Handler
Will Grayson, Will Grayson - John Green and David Levithan
The Winner's Curse - Marie Rutkoski
The White Darkness - Geraldine McCaughrean
Wicked Lovely - Melissa Marr
Wintergirls - Laurie Halse Anderson
World War Z - Max Brooks




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