Category Archives: BOOK REVIEWS

Book Review: Star Chasing by Dawn Lajeunesse

By Claudia Rojas Star Catching is a story of grief by Dawn Lajeunesse, but one filled with tenderness and family love to push along young readers. As a reader, I look for narratives that allow me to vividly imagine the

Book Review: Savvy by Ingrid Law

by Jada Davis Savvy by Ingrid Law is a novel about a girl named Mississippi “Mibs” Beaumont and her family that gets magical powers called a “savvy” that every family member gets when they turn thirteen years old. Two days

Book Review: Let’s Pretend This Never Happened (Dear Dumb Diary #1) by Jim Benton

by Anna Ellis Let’s Pretend This Never Happened (Dear Dumb Diary #1) by Jim Benton is about a girl name Jamie Kelly and her life as she writes in her diary. She claims that everything she writes in her diary

Book Review: The Chosen Path by Jason Hershey

By Jessica Starks The Chosen Path by Jason Hershey follows the story of Thelonious “Theo” Mitchell, a young adult who tries to find his place in the world while navigating through life. Theo is just your average student when we

Book Review: Alex the Cat by Dina Porell

by Jessica Starks Alex the Cat is the perfect story for animal lovers! Alex the Cat is the story of Alex, a cat from Korea, who has a tough life. Starting at his birth, Alex’s life is great. He has

Book Review: Grumblebunny by Bob Hartman

By Lizzie Harris Grumblebunny by Bob Hartman is a story about a rabbit named Grumblebunny and his cousins, Cuddlemop, Sweetsnuffle, and Pretty and how they get into a world of trouble. Cuddlemop, Sweetsnuffle, and Pretty are always happy and looking

Book Review: The Gathering by Kelley Armstrong

By La’Rissa Dunn The Gathering, the second book in the Darkness Rising series, takes place in the same world but different people. In this story we explore Maya and her inclosed city in a small research town right in Vancouver.

Book Review: Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson

By Clinton Williams Steelheart is the tale of David Charleston, a young man living in a world of superhumans,better known as Epics. An astronomical abnormality called Calamity appeared granting powers to a select, but large, group of individuals. Now, people

Book Review: Tonight the Streets are Ours

Tonight the Streets are Ours by Leila Sales By La’Rissa Dunn Arden Huntley is a seventeen year old teenager that’s in her senior year. One special thing about her is that she is recklessly loyal. She’s always loved and is

Book Review: Cracker by Jacci Turner

Have you ever approached a book, whether it be in a library or bookstore, that looked interesting, yet you were a bit afraid to read? That’s what Cracker initially was for me, and I’ll explain why. Cracker is the story