The Sandcastle Empire | Review

Title: The Sandcastle Empire Author: Kayla Olson Publisher: HarperTeen Genre: Dystopian Format: Hardcover (Owlcrate exclusive cover) received via Owlcrate Synopsis Before the war, Eden’s life was easy. Then the revolution happened, and everything changed. Now a powerful group called the Wolfpack controls the earth and its resources. But Eden refuses to die by their hands. She knows the …

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Finding Audrey | Review

Title: Finding Audrey Author: Sophie Kinsella Publisher: Delacorte Press Genre: Contemporary Format: Hardcover Synopsis An anxiety disorder disrupts fourteen-year-old Audrey’s daily life. She has been making slow but steady progress with Dr. Sarah, but when Audrey meets Linus, her brother’s gaming teammate, she is energized. She connects with him. Audrey can talk through her fears with Linus in a way …

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ACOWAR | Review

Title: A Court of Wings and Ruin (ACOTAR #3) Author: Sarah J. Maas Publisher: Bloomsbury Genre: Fantasy Format: Hardcover (Books-A-Million special edition) Synopsis Feyre has returned to the Spring Court, determined to gather information on Tamlin's maneuverings and the invading king threatening to bring Prythian to its knees. But to do so she must play a deadly game of deceit-and …

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One of Us is Lying | Review

Title: One of Us is Lying Author: Karen M. McManus Publisher:  Delacorte Press Genre: Thriller & Suspense, Mystery Synopsis: Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule. Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess. Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing. …

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Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda | Review

Title: Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Author: Becky Albertalli Publisher: Balzer + Bray Genre: Contemporary Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now change-averse Simon has to find …

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