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ARC August Wrap-Up [Week 4]

Hey, everyone! Today I’m wrapping up our reads over the past week for #ARCAugust, where we try to squeeze in as many ARC reads as we can for August! 57 more words

2015 Ya Releases

Review -- The Red Chameleon by Erica Wright

Book title: The Red Chameleon
Author: Erica Wright
Publisher: Pegasus Crime (Pegasus Books)
Release date: May 2015
Format: Paperback, 239 pages… 804 more words

Book Reviews

Review: The Sign of the Cat by Lynne Jonell

Hardcover, 368 pages
Published June 16th 2015 by Henry Holt and Co.
Source: Raincoast Books

The Sign of the Cat focuses on Duncan who is super-smart and super-athletic, not that any of these qualities do him any good as his mother refuses to allow him to fully exert his potential and show everyone what he’s made of. 499 more words


Review: Double Happiness by Nancy Tupper Ling and illustrated by Alina Chau

Hardcover, 48 pages
Published August 4th 2015 by Chronicle Books
Source: Raincoast Books

Double Happiness by Nancy Tupper Ling and Alina Chau is about a pair of siblings who have to leave everything and everyone they know to move to an unfamiliar place. 478 more words


Bug in a Vacuum by Mélanie Watt

Hardcover, 96 pages
Expected publication: August 25th 2015 by Tundra Books
Source: Publisher

 The title of this picturebook explains precisely what happens in the book: a bug gets trapped in a vacuum and goes through the five stages of grief which, as the book tells us, is also known as the “Kubler-Ross model, introduced in 1969.” This model defines the “series of emotions commonly experiences when facing a life-changing event.” In this case, getting trapped in a vacuum. 179 more words


Review: Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

Hardcover, 307 pages
Expected publication: September 1st 2015 by Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Source: Publisher

Everything, Everything. 


I simultaneously have a lot to say about this book and nothing at all to say about this book. 539 more words


Review: Dismissed by Kirsty McManus

Author: Kirsty McManus

Tittle: Dismissed


Genre: Contemporary, Young-Adult

Page count and format: 166 pages, Ebook

Published: April 28th 2015 (first published April 27th 2015) 808 more words