Title: The Unquiet Past Author: Kelley Armstrong Genre & Age Group: Historical fiction, paranormal, mystery, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: You can only hide from the truth for so long. Tess has always been tormented by waking visions that make her question her sanity. When the orphanage she lives in burns down, she decides to face … Continue reading The Unquiet Past Review
About the book: Title: White Jade Tiger Author: Julie Lawson Genre & Age Group: Historical fiction, sci-fi, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: 1994 Sheila A. Egoff Children s Literature Prize Winner 1995 Silver Birch Award Shortlisted 1994 CLA Book of the Year Award Runner-up On a trip to Chinatown, thirteen-year-old Jasmine steps through a doorway back … Continue reading ARC Review: White Jade Tiger
About the book: Title: Waiting for Dusk Author: Nancy Pennick Genre & Age Group: Historical fiction, sci-fi, romance, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: Read a book. Fall asleep. Meet a boy. Is it real or just a dream? Katie’s everyday life suddenly turns exciting when she travels back in time and meets the boy of her … Continue reading ARC Review: Waiting for Dusk
About the book: Title: The Future of Us Author: Jay Asher & Carolyn Mackler Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, historical fiction, romance, magical realism, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: It's 1996, and Josh and Emma have been neighbors their whole lives. They've been best friends almost as long—at least, up until last November, when Josh did … Continue reading The Future of Us Review
About the book: Title: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Author: Ransom Riggs Genre & Age Group: Fantasy, historical fiction, paranormal, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of curious photographs. A horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where … Continue reading Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Review (Just in Time for the Movie!🎉)
About the book: Title: Eleanor & Park Author: Rainbow Rowell Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, realistic fiction, historical fiction, romance, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: Two misfits. One extraordinary love. Eleanor... Red hair, wrong clothes. Standing behind him until he turns his head. Lying beside him until he wakes up. Making everyone else seem drabber and … Continue reading Eleanor & Park Review!
About the book: Title: The Secret Garden Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett Genre & Age Group: Historical fiction, classic, middle grade, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: When orphaned Mary Lennox comes to live at her uncle's great house on the Yorkshire Moors, she finds it full of secrets. The mansion has nearly one hundred rooms, and her … Continue reading The Secret Garden Review!