The Dream Thieves (Book 2, The Raven Cycle) by Maggie Stiefvater; Scholastic Press, New York, 2013.
NOTE: This review is based on an ARC provided for free by the publisher. 360 more words
Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl; published by Little, Brown & Co., New York, 2009; 563 pages.
Although Ethan has been biding his time before escaping from his stuck-in-Civil-War-reenactments South Carolina town, he finds escape in his friendship with the new girl in town. 242 more words
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs; published by Quirk Books, Philadelphia, 2011; 348 pages.
Jacob’s life seems ordinary enough. His mother has a career that keeps her away from home and his father can’t seem to finish a project. 344 more words
This Dark Endeavor: The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein, Book 1 by Kenneth Oppel; published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 2011; 298 pages. 502 more words
Wildefire by Karsten Knight; published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 2011; 400 pages.
NOTE: This review is based on an ARC (advance reading copy) provided for free by the publisher. 519 more words