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Teenage Dreams - An Interview with Claire Hennessy

First published in Cinders Issue Three

Claire Hennessy has been a published writer since she was twelve. Since the release of her first book Dear Diary, she has been at the forefront of Irish teen literature. 1,854 more words

Books And Authors

Where do you read? After a long day at work, I spoiled myself and found a spot by the water at my favorite park. Naturally, I brought some reading material with me. 236 more words


Speed of Life by Carol Weston (book review)

Brief Summary

Was thirteen the worst possible age to lose your mother? Maybe. Then again, there was no good age.

Speed of Life tells the story of Sophia Wolfe’s fourteenth year.

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Book Review

The Bone Witch Book Review (Spoiler Free)

“There is no greater strength than the ability to understand and accept your own flaws.”

Author: Rin Chupeco

Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire

Release Date: 511 more words

Young Adult Fiction

Caraval Book Review (Spoiler Free)

“Every person has the power to change their fate if they are brave enough to fight for what they desire more than anything.”

Author: Stephanie Garber… 647 more words

Young Adult Fiction

Conquering "Conquest" (A Review)

Review by Curtis Cole

Let us just get this out of the way—story telling is hard, and the dubious inheritances from the so-called titans of our epoch (Tolkien, Card, Rowling, etc.) hardly make the job of modern story tellers easier, much less when they are mashed into a Space Opera pastiche. 1,511 more words

Student Reviews

Teen Book Review: The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by  Jennifer E. Smith

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer E. Smith is a light read about following your heart and forgiving your family. 193 more words

Book Reviews By Teen Advisory Board Members