Review: All the Rage by Courtney Summers

Author: Courtney Summers Genre: Comtemporary fiction Publish date: April 14, 2015 My rating:★★★★★ SUMMARY The sheriff’s son, Kellan Turner, is not the golden boy everyone thinks he is, and Romy Grey knows that for a fact. Because no one wants to believe a girl from the wrong side of town, the truth about him has [...]

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Review: The Death Cure (The Maze Runner #3) by James Dashner

Author: James Dashner Genre: YA fiction, Science Fiction Publish date: October 22, 2011 My rating:★★★★★ SUMMARY It’s the end of the line. WICKED has taken everything from Thomas: his life, his memories, and now his only friends—the Gladers. But it’s finally over. The trials are complete, after one final test. Will anyone survive? What WICKED [...]

Review: The Maze Runner (The Maze Runner #1) by James Dashner

Author: James Dashner Genre: YA fiction, Science Fiction Publish date: October 7, 2009 My rating:★★★★★ SUMMARY If you ain’t scared, you ain’t human. When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his name. He’s surrounded by strangers—boys whose memories are also gone. Nice to meet ya, shank. Welcome to [...]

Review: Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain

  Author: Susan Cain Genre: non-fiction Publish date: January 24, 2012 My rating:★★★★★ Summary At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking, reading to partying; who innovate and create but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over brainstorming in teams. Although they [...]

Review: Darken the Stars (Kricket #3) by Amy A. Bartol

Author: Amy A. Bartol Genre: fantasy Publish date: September 8, 2015 Series: Kricket #3 My rating:★★★ Summary Kyon Ensin finally has what he’s always wanted: possession of Kricket Hollowell, the priestess who foresees the future. Together, their combined power will be unrivaled. Kricket, however, doesn’t crave the crown of Ethar—she has an unbreakable desire to [...]

Review: Sea of Stars (Kricket #2) by Amy A. Bartol

Author: Amy A. Bartol Genre: fantasy Publish date: March 31, 2015 Series: Kricket #2 My rating:★★★★ SUMMARY Eighteen-year-old Kricket Hollowell was looking for her place in the world when she discovered that the universe was bigger—and more dangerous—than she had ever dreamed. Now, whisked across space to the planet Ethar, Kricket learns that her genetic [...]

Review: Under Different Stars (Kricket #1) by Amy A. Bartol

Author: Amy A. Bartol Genre: fantasy (romance) Publish date: January 8, 2014 Series: Kricket #1 My rating:★★★ SUMMARY Kricket Hollowell is normally not one to wish upon stars; she believes they’re rarely in her favor. Well versed at dodging caseworkers from Chicago’s foster care system, the past few years on her own have made Kricket [...]