Category Archives: contemporary

Review: Persuade by Wendi Wilson

About the book: Vampires don’t exist. Everyone knows that, but after a drug experiment gone wrong, a new generation of children share a frightening number of characteristics with the fictional bloodsucking monsters. Needing blood to survive. Advanced hearing capabilities. The … Continue reading

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Review: Spy Girl 1 – The Prince by Jillian Dodd

About the book: Can one girl save the world? An eighteen-year-old covert agent is pulled out of training before graduation by Black X, a espionage group so secret even the President of the United States doesn’t know it exists. For … Continue reading

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Review: Scarred by Joanne Macgregor

About the book: Life leaves you scarred. Love can make you beautiful. Sloane Munster had the perfect life, until she didn’t. Now seventeen-year-old Sloane is trying to reboot her life after a serious accident left her badly scarred and emotionally … Continue reading

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Review: Slay by Kim Curran

About the book: Meet SLAY – SLAY do two things and they do them well: they play killer music and they slay killer demons. When Milly, the lonely daughter of a world-famous opera singer, arrives home to discover that her … Continue reading

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Review: Venus Shining by Jennifer Alsever

About the book: TRIUMPHANT at last, Ember has fought her way back from the evil witch’s curse and reclaimed her identity, her sense of self. Now she must stop Xintra from hurting the boy she loves, even as she uncovers … Continue reading

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Review: Ninja Girl by Cookie O’Gorman

About the book: Seventeen-year-old Snow-Soon Lee kicks ass–literally. She teaches at her family-owned martial arts gym, The Academy, and cares more about training to be the next Bruce Lee than hooking up. In fact, Snow’s never even been kissed. But … Continue reading

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Review: The Space in Between by Jen Minkman

About the book: When Moira helps out her sister and brother in a Wiccan ritual on Halloween, the last thing she expects is to be swept away to a mystical wilderness. Sitting within the stones of the ancient circle of … Continue reading

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