Review: 96 Hours by Georgia Beers

Review: 96 Hours by Georgia Beers

Erica Ryan is flying home from London after a disastrous business trip. Free spirit Abby Hayes is flying into New York City to visit her mother before jetting off again. Both end up in Gander, Canada, when their flight is diverted because of 9/11. For ninety-six hours they share a rollercoaster of emotions and find […]

Review: Better Than Perfect by Melissa Kantor

Review: Better Than Perfect by Melissa Kantor

Juliet Newman has it all. A picture-perfect family; a handsome, loving boyfriend; and a foolproof life plan: ace her SATs, get accepted into Harvard early decision, and live happily ever after. But when her dad moves out and her mom loses it, Juliet begins questioning the rules she’s always lived by. And to make everything […]

Review: Hooked by Catherine Greenman

Review: Hooked by Catherine Greenman

Thea Galehouse has always known how to take care of herself. With a flighty club-owner mom and a standoffish, recovering-alcoholic dad, Thea has made her own way in her hometown of New York, attending the prestigious and competitive Stuyvesant High School. But one chat with Will, a handsome and witty senior, and she’s a goner—completely […]

Review: Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce

Review: Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce

Scarlett March lives to hunt the Fenris–the werewolves that took her eye when she was defending her sister Rosie from a brutal attack. Armed with a razor-sharp hatchet and blood-red cloak, Scarlett is an expert at luring and slaying the wolves. She’s determined to protect other young girls from a grisly death, and her raging […]

Review: Exposed by Susan Vaught

Review: Exposed by Susan Vaught

Chan Shealy’s got most things going right in her life—straight A’s, a shot at the regional majorette championships in baton twirling, and the best best friend a girl could wish for. But after the football quarterback spreads a vicious lie about her, and the whole school decides she’s too trashy for words, Chan begins to […]

Review: The Bees by Laline Paull

Review: The Bees by Laline Paull

The Handmaid’s Tale meets The Hunger Games in this brilliantly imagined debut set in an ancient culture where only the queen may breed and deformity means death. Flora 717 is a sanitation worker, a member of the lowest caste in her orchard hive where work and sacrifice are the highest virtues and worship of the […]

Review: Damned by Chuck Palahniuk

Review: Damned by Chuck Palahniuk

“Are you there, Satan? It’s me, Madison,” declares the whip-tongued thirteen-year-old narrator of Damned, Chuck Palahniuk’s subversive new work of fiction. The daughter of a narcissistic film star and a billionaire, Madison is abandoned at her Swiss boarding school over Christmas, while her parents are off touting their new projects and adopting more orphans. She […]

Review: Maybe Tonight by Bridie Clark

Review: Maybe Tonight by Bridie Clark

Maybe Tonight? opens as the reader is getting ready for the most exciting party of the year—Midwinter’s Night Dream, set in the frosty woods just off campus—with her roommates and best friends Annabel Snow, Spider Harris, and Libby Monroe. Choices unfold quickly and the reader must decide which risks to take in pursuit of social […]

Review: Heads You Lose by Lisa Lutz & David Hayward

Review: Heads You Lose by Lisa Lutz & David Hayward

New York Times-bestselling author Lisa Lutz conspires with-or should we say against?- coauthor David Hayward to write an original and hilarious tag-team crime novel. Meet Paul and Lacey Hansen: orphaned, pot-growing twentysomething siblings eking out a living in rural Northern California. When a headless corpse appears on their property, they can’t exactly dial 911, so […]

Buddy Review: Struck by Jennifer Bosworth

Buddy Review: Struck by Jennifer Bosworth

Bex and I ended up reading Struck at the same time, and while chatting one day we realized we both had real similar thoughts about the book! This made us thinking it would be fun to try doing a Buddy Review, so here we go! Mia Price is a lightning addict. She’s survived countless strikes, but her […]

Review: New Girl by Paige Harbison

Review: New Girl by Paige Harbison

New Girl ends up at Manderly boarding school in her senior year after her parents apply for her and she’s finally accepted. The problem is she no longer has a desire to go to boarding school and leave her comfy and stable life behind but she doesn’t want to hurt her parent’s feelings and ruin their excitement. […]