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For one of my Children’s Lit assignments, we had to put together a thematic list of ten books. I chose princesses because of course I did. I figured I’d go ahead and share the list here.
OMG, guys. I have no idea how this summer got away from me, but it did. I’ll do an actual ~life update~ post soon, but for now, I’m going to talk up some awesome YA fantasy books. Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Top Ten Favorite YA Fantasy Books The… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite YA Fantasy Books
Titles: QUEEN SONG and STEEL SCARS Author: Victoria Aveyard Series: Red Queen, #0.1 and #0.2, respectively Genre: Young Adult – Epic Fantasy, Dystopian, Novella Publication Information: HarperTeen, 2015 and 2016, respectively Rating: 4 Stars and 3 Stars, respectively Recommended For: Fans of the Red Queen series. Watch Out For: Violence Queen Coriane, first wife of… Continue reading Mini-Reviews: QUEEN SONG & STEEL SCARS
Title: SOUNDLESS Author: Richelle Mead Genre: Young Adult – Fantasy Publication Information: Razorbill, 2015 Rating: 2 Stars Recommended For: People who enjoy books that read like fairytales. Warnings: Some kissing, but nothing that wouldn’t be appropriate for a middle school audience. For as long as Fei can remember, no one in her village has been… Continue reading Book Review: SOUNDLESS
Title: ALL WE HAVE IS NOW Author: Lisa Schroeder Genre: Young Adult – Apocalyptic, Verse Publication Information: Scholastic, 2015 Rating: 3 Stars Recommended For: People looking for lyrical writing or something a little different. Watch Out For: Language – probably appropriate for middle school. What do you do with your last day on earth? Just… Continue reading Book Review: ALL WE HAVE IS NOW
Title: DUMPLIN’ Author: Julie Murphy Genre: Young Adult – Contemporary Publication Information: Balzer + Bray, 2015 Rating: 4 Stars Warnings: Sexual content, language Self-proclaimed fat girl Willowdean Dickson (dubbed “Dumplin’” by her former beauty queen mom) has always been at home in her own skin. Her thoughts on having the ultimate bikini body? Put a… Continue reading Book Review: DUMPLIN’