• 4.5 stars,  dystopia,  YA

    Review: ‘Divergent’ by Veronica Roth

    Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars Synopsis For sixteen-year-old Tris, the world changes in a heartbeat when she is forced to make a terrible choice. Turning her back on her family, Tris ventures out, alone, determined to find out where…

  • 2 stars,  paranormal,  YA

    Review: ‘Fallen’ by Lauren Kate

    Date finished: 03 October 2011 Rating: 2 stars Format: eBook Source: Bought Genre:  Paranormal romance; Urban fantasy; YA Published: by Delacorte Press in December 2009 The Synopsis [taken from Goodreads.com] There’s something achingly familiar about Daniel Grigori. Mysterious and aloof,…

  • YA

    Review: ‘The Replacement’ by Brenna Yovanoff

    Date finished: 07 July 2011 Rating: 3 stars Format: Paperback Source: Leant to me by my mother (yes, really…) Genre: YA fiction Published: by Simon & Schuster Childrens Books in January 2011 The Synopsis (taken from Waterstones.com) Mackie Doyle is…

  • ghosts,  LibraryThing,  YA

    Review: ‘Ghost of a Chance’ by Rhiannon Lassiter

    Date finished: 27 April 2011 Rating: 3.5 stars Format: Paperback Source: LibraryThing Early Reviewers Genre: YA fiction; Mystery/Thriller Published: by Oxford University Press in January 2011 The Synopsis (taken from Waterstones.com) Last Chance …’You know that girl, the one in…

  • LibraryThing,  science fiction,  YA

    Review: ‘Shadowland’ by Rhiannon Lassiter

    Rating: 2.5 stars Format: Paperback Source: LibraryThing Early Reviewer program Genre: YA/Fantasy/Science Fiction (Re)published: By Oxford University Press in July 2010 What the blurb said: ‘What happens here is real and dangerous. You have stumbled into a darkness you don’t…

  • vampire,  YA

    Review: ‘Glass Houses’ by Rachel Caine

    Rating: 3 stars Format: eBookSource: Gift Genre: YA/Supernatural fiction (or something to that effect…) Published: by Allison & Busby in May 2008 What the blurb said: College freshman Claire Danvers has had enough of her nightmarish dorm situation, where the…