Pan’s Labyrinth

PAN’S LABYRINTH: The Labyrinth of the Faun Written by Guillermo del Toro and Cornelia Funke Published by Katherine Tegen Books, July 2, 2019 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Oscar winning writer-director Guillermo del Toro and New York Times bestselling author Cornelia Funke have come together to transform del Toro’s hit movie Pan’s…

Dev1at3

DEV1AT3 (Lifel1k3 #2) Written by Jay Kristoff Published by Knopf books for young readers, June 25, 2019 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Lemon Fresh has seen better days. After the climactic battle in Babel, she finds herself separated from Ezekiel and Cricket in the wastelands. Lemon’s abilities to manipulate electricity mark her…

When The Ground Is Hard

WHEN THE GROUND IS HARD Written by Malla Nunn Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers, June 4, 2019 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Adele Joubert loves being one of the popular girls at Keziah Christian Academy. She knows the upcoming semester at school is going to be great with her…

Finale

FINALE (Caraval #3) Written by Stephanie Garber Published by Flatiron Books, May 7, 2019 My star rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: A love worth fighting for. A dream worth dying for. An ending worth waiting for. It’s been two months since the Fates were freed from a deck of cards, two months since Legend…

When We Were Lost

WHEN WE WERE LOST Written by Kevin Wignall Published by Jimmy Patterson, June 4, 2019 My star rating – 2 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Tom Calloway didn’t want to go on a field trip to Costa Rica, but circumstances had him ending up sitting in the back of the plane–which was the only part that was…

Teeth In The Mist

TEETH IN THE MIST Written by Dawn Kurtagich Published by Little Brown, June 11, 2019 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Before the birth of time, a monk uncovers the Devil’s Tongue and dares to speak it. The repercussions will be felt for generations… Sixteen-year-old photography enthusiast Zoey has been fascinated by the…

The Haunted

THE HAUNTED Written by Danielle Vega Published by Razorbill, June 4, 2019 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Hendricks Becker-O’Malley is new in town, and she’s bringing baggage with her. With a dark and wild past, Hendricks doesn’t think the small town her parents moved her to has much to offer her in…

Birthday

BIRTHDAY Written by Meredith Russo Published by Flatiron books, May 21, 2019 My star rating – 3.75 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Two kids, Morgan and Eric, are bonded for life after being born on the same day at the same time. We meet them once a year on their shared birthday as they grow and change:…

Dark Shores

DARK SHORES (Dark Shores #1) Written by Danielle L. Jensen Published by Tor Teen, May 7, 2019 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: In a world divided by meddlesome gods and treacherous oceans, only the Maarin possess the knowledge to cross the Endless Seas. But they have one mandate: East must never meet…