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Star Crossed (Thief Errant, #1)
Digger has secrets. This lady's maid to shy aristocrat Merista Nemair is acutally a fugitive from the King's Greenmen, an Inquisition-like force that ...more
Dec 23, 2010
Dec 28, 2010
Tender Morsels
I almost never fail to finish a book, but I just couldn't slog through this one. The language is so needlessly thick, indirect, obscure, and embellish ...more
Aug 13, 2010
Aug 11, 2010
The Unidentified
In the future, the government has run out of money to fund education and turned the institution over to corporations. Kid's school is a "game" in a co ...more
Nov 21, 2010
Nov 21, 2010
Rosemary and Rue (October Daye #1)
October "Toby" Daye is a changeling, half Daoine Sidhe and half human, and therefore not completely comfortable in either world. While on a mission fo ...more
Oct 19, 2010
Oct 21, 2010
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
**spoiler alert** Katniss Everdeen, Prim, Gale and the remains of district 12 have become part of the rebellion headquartered in district 13. But are ...more
Aug 24, 2010
Aug 25, 2010
Eternal (Tantalize, #2)
AWFUL. The plot's ok - geeky girl (Miranda) gets turned into vampire princess when her guardian angel (Zachary) botches an attempt to save her life. H ...more
Feb 25, 2010
Mar 05, 2010
Audrey, Wait!
All Audrey wants is to be a normal teenage girl. But when her ex-boyfriend writes a breakup song that becomes a hit, she lands in the national spotlig ...more
May 26, 2010
May 26, 2010
Skin Hunger (A Resurrection of Magic, #1)
Sadima and Hahp may live 300 years apart, but their lives are both influenced by the re-emergence of true wizards and real magic. Unlike in other fant ...more
Apr 10, 2010
May 04, 2010
Flora's Dare (Flora Trilogy, #2)
Another quirky adventure in the Flora Segunda series. I liked the plot better than the first one, but the characters weren't always as well fleshed-ou ...more
Feb 23, 2010
Feb 27, 2010
Rock 'n' Roll Soldier: A Memoir
Kohler experiences the redemptive power of music even in war. I really, really wanted to like this book, but I just can't see it being relevant for mo ...more
Apr 25, 2010
May 04, 2010
Wintersmith (Discworld, #35; Tiffany Aching, #3)
While the Tiffany Aching series lacks some of the wit and depth of the adult Disworld set, I'll take Granny Weatherwax and Nanny Ogg however I can get ...more
Nov 19, 2010
Nov 09, 2010
Flora Segunda (Flora Trilogy, #1)
Flora Segunda rescues Crackpot Hall's banished butler, only to find herself launched on an adventure to save her heroes and her own life that would ma ...more
Feb 2010
Feb 01, 2010
My Most Excellent Year
A witty, heartfelt account of a year in the life of three teens, told alternately from each person's perspective. Can get caught up in being clever, b ...more
May 2010
May 04, 2010
Brave Story
This translation from Japanese is the story of a magical quest undertaken by a young boy, Wataru Mitani. It's darker than Harry Potter - a lot darker ...more
May 26, 2010
May 10, 2010
Three Little Words
A true story of living through the foster care system. I was in tears halfway through chapter 1. Moving, touching, and terrifying. Gets a bit trite an ...more
May 2010
May 04, 2010
Prince of Persia
The back story of the Prince of Persia. I had a little trouble following this, but more seasoned graphic novel readers will probably be fine. A good b ...more
Apr 27, 2010
May 04, 2010
Jewelry Upcycled!: Techniques and Projects for Reusing Metal, Plastic, Glass, Fiber, and Found Objects
I can't wait to use some of these projects for teen crafts!! Some require too much specialty equipment, but the ideas are great.
Sep 15, 2011
Sep 15, 2011
Fever Crumb (Fever Crumb, #1)
In the distant future, most of our technology has been lost. A vaguely medieval society has developed in the wake of a war with the Scriven, a new gen ...more
Jun 20, 2011
Aug 11, 2010
Sacred Scars (A Resurrection of Magic, #2)
see review for Skin Hunger (#1 in series)
Apr 20, 2010
May 04, 2010
The Wee Free Men (Discworld, #30; Tiffany Aching, #1)
You just can't beat Terry Pratchett. Tiffany Aching is a strong character, and the Nac Mac Feegle are consistently hilarious - the dialect writing is ...more
May 26, 2010
May 04, 2010
Boneshaker (The Clockwork Century, #1)
Steampunk alternate fiction set in Seattle ... hard to beat that premise!
Mar 21, 2011
Dec 10, 2010
Blink and Caution
not set
Aug 25, 2011
Apr 12, 2011
Apr 26, 2011
not set
Aug 25, 2011
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
not set
Aug 25, 2011
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
Jan 31, 2010
Jan 28, 2010
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