Tag: young adult

Sensational by Jodie Lynn Zdrok

Sensational by Jodie Lynn Zdrok

Ugh. I hate it when I go into a book expecting a standalone or first in a series only to find out pages in that it’s the 2nd or 3rd book! That’s what happened to me with Sensational by Jodie Lynn Zdrok though. So it automatically had points against it when I figured this out […]

Posted March 16, 2020 by Jess C. in book reviews / 0 Comments
AUDIOBOOK AVAILABLE: The Rose Diary by Curtis Maynard

AUDIOBOOK AVAILABLE: The Rose Diary by Curtis Maynard

The Rose Diary was one of the first novels I narrated. This may be why it’s near and dear to my heart…or, more likely, it’s because I got so attached to the characters that it was hard to end production on this story. It’s a young adult paranormal mystery that begins with Jacky telling the […]

Posted January 6, 2020 by Jess C. in Audiobooks / 0 Comments
The Curse of Judas by Cynthia Brandel

The Curse of Judas by Cynthia Brandel

My Thoughts on The Curse of Judas: This was a book I “knew” from the description, I was either going to love it or hate it. When the story opens, you quickly find out vampires are real-ish. The legends we all grew up with had their basis in facts. The creatures the vampire legends were based upon, the […]

Posted January 15, 2019 by Jess C. in book reviews / 0 Comments
Love, Hate & Other Filters by Samira Ahmed – BOOK REVIEW

Love, Hate & Other Filters by Samira Ahmed – BOOK REVIEW

So I’ve had Samira Ahmed’s Love, Hate & Other Filters on my radar for what feels like FOREVER! I finally got to snag a copy from South Charleston Public Library last week when I took my daughter and her friend for some library fun. Description (from Goodreads): A searing #OwnVoices coming-of-age debut in which an Indian-American […]

Posted November 23, 2018 by Jess C. in book reviews / 0 Comments
Mammoth by Jill Baguchinsky – BOOK REVIEW

Mammoth by Jill Baguchinsky – BOOK REVIEW

Title: Mammoth Author: Jill Baguchinsky Publication Date & Publisher: November 6, 2018, Turner Publishing Genre(s): Young Adult Length: 340 pages ISBN: 9781684421947 My Rating: 4.75/5.0 Description (from Goodreads): The summer before her junior year, paleontology geek Natalie Page lands a coveted internship at an Ice Age dig site near Austin. Natalie, who’s also a plus-size fashion blogger, depends […]

Posted September 17, 2018 by Jess C. in book reviews / 2 Comments
BOOK REVIEW: Truth Seer (Truth Seer Trilogy Book 1) by Kay L Moody

BOOK REVIEW: Truth Seer (Truth Seer Trilogy Book 1) by Kay L Moody

If you had the ability to see (literally SEE) others truths and intentions, would you really want to? Before reading Truth Seer, I would have said “Um, Yeah!” without thinking twice about it. But now?!?!? I’m not so sure…

Posted July 1, 2018 by Jess C. in book reviews / 0 Comments