Tag: YA contemporary

Book and Audiobook Review: Shut Out by Kody Keplinger

Shut Outby Kody Keplinger (published September 5th 2011 by Poppygenre: YA contemporaryamazon (Kindle, Hardcover) unabridged audioboook at audiblesynopsis from goodreads  Most high school sports teams have rivalries with other schools. At Hamilton High, it’s a civil war: the football team versus the soccer team. And for her part,Lissa is sick of it. Her quarterback boyfriend, […]

Posted 17 November, 2011 by Danny in Danny, Uncategorized / 3 Comments

Book Review & Giveaway: Saving June by Hannah Harrington

Saving June  by Hannah Harrington   publication: November 22nd 2011 by Harlequin Teen copy received from publisher and NetGalley  Genre: YA contemporary   amazon (Kindle, Paperback) synopsis from goodreads Everyone’s sorry. But no one can explain why.Harper Scott’s older sister, June, took her own life a week before high school graduation, leaving Harper devastated. So when her divorcing […]

Posted 31 October, 2011 by Danny in Danny, Uncategorized / 14 Comments

Book Review: LIE by Caroline Bock

LIEby Caroline Bock (website)August 30th 2011 by St. Martin’s Griffincopy received from publisheramazon (Kindle, Paperback) synopsis from goodreads Everybody knows, nobody’s talking. . . . Seventeen-year-old Skylar Thompson is being questioned by the police. Her boyfriend, Jimmy, stands accused of brutally assaulting two young El Salvadoran immigrants from a neighboring town, and she’s the prime […]

Posted 22 August, 2011 by Danny in / 4 Comments

Review: Populazzi by Elise Allen

Populazzi by Elise Allen (website, twitter)publication: August 1st 2011 by Harcourt Children’s Books copy received from publisher via NetGalleyamazon (Hardcover, Kindle) synopsis from goodreads: Cara has never been one of those girls: confident, self-possessed, and always ready with the perfect thing to say. A girl at the very top of the popularity tower. One of […]

Posted 30 July, 2011 by Danny in / 1 Comment

Review: Girl Wonder by Alexa Martin

Girl Wonder by Alexa Martin (website) copy provided by publisher via NetGalley Publication: May 3rd 2011 by Hyperion Book CH amazon (Hardcover) synopsis from goodreads As if transferring senior year weren’t hard enough, Charlotte Locke has been bumped to lower level classes at her new school. With no friends, a terrible math SAT score, and […]

Posted 1 May, 2011 by Danny in / 4 Comments