Category: Young Adult

Book Review: Eve by Anna Carey

Book Review: Eve by Anna Carey
Posted April 8, 2013 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 1 Comment

The year is 2032, sixteen years after a deadly virus—and the vaccine intended to protect against it—wiped out most of the earth’s population. The night before eighteen-year-old Eve’s graduation from her all-girls school she discovers what really happens to new graduates, and the horrifying fate that awaits her. Fleeing the only home she’s ever known, Eve sets off on a long, treacherous journey, searching for a place she can survive. Along the way she encounters Caleb, a rough, rebellious boy living in the wild. Separated from men her whole life, Eve has been taught to fear them, but Caleb slowly […]


Book Review: MILA 2.0 by Debra Driza

Book Review: MILA 2.0 by Debra Driza
Posted April 1, 2013 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

Mila 2.0 is the first book in an electrifying sci-fi thriller series about a teenage girl who discovers that she is an experiment in artificial intelligence. Mila was never meant to learn the truth about her identity. She was a girl living with her mother in a small Minnesota town. She was supposed to forget her past—that she was built in a secret computer science lab and programmed to do things real people would never do. Now she has no choice but to run—from the dangerous operatives who want her terminated because she knows too much and from a mysterious […]


Book Review: The Demon Child by Anila Hoxha

Book Review: The Demon Child by Anila Hoxha
Posted March 29, 2013 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

After her mysterious disappearance, everyone thought that the six years old, Anne Marie Bordoleau, was one of the victims of the “animal” attacks that were terrorizing New Orleans. Only her big sister, Rose, thought otherwise, because of the terrible visions she had at night where Anne called her for help. Looking for Anne does not prove to be easy. There are secrets revealed, ancient prophecies, and legends. It’s a dark world, where even angels can fall. How can Rose save her sister from the evil, if her sister is the evil itself? The Demon Child By: Anila Hoxha Series: The […]


Book Review: Mind Games by Kiersten White

Book Review: Mind Games by Kiersten White
Posted March 25, 2013 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

Fia was born with flawless instincts. Her first impulse, her gut feeling, is always exactly right. Her sister, Annie, is blind to the world around her—except when her mind is gripped by strange visions of the future. Trapped in a school that uses girls with extraordinary powers as tools for corporate espionage, Annie and Fia are forced to choose over and over between using their abilities in twisted, unthinkable ways…or risking each other’s lives by refusing to obey. In a stunning departure from her New York Times bestselling Paranormalcy trilogy, Kiersten White delivers a slick, edgy, heartstoppingly intense psychological thriller […]


Mini Review: MILA 2.0 – Origins: The Fire by Debra Driza

Mini Review: MILA 2.0 – Origins: The Fire by Debra Driza
Posted March 15, 2013 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

Heart-stopping and electric, MILA 2.0: Origins: The Fire contains a short prequel story and an excerpt to MILA 2.0, the first book in a riveting Bourne Identity–style trilogy by Debra Driza. Mila can’t remember anything before the fire that took her father’s life. It’s normal to have some memory loss after traumatic events, but Mila doesn’t remember if she’s ever learned to ride a bike, or if she’s ever been in love. Nothing. What she doesn’t know is that she isn’t supposed to remember—that she was built in a computer science lab and programmed to forget. Because if she remembers, […]


Midnight Tour: Review and Giveaway

Midnight Tour: Review and Giveaway

  Medina Milford is bored. At first she was the good kid but now she is fed up of being alone without a mother or father in the world and is turning in to the school prankster. She’s pretty, popular and she rules her school. She’s not a high school mean girl, but she’s respected. Now things are going to get even more exciting and maybe even scary for Medina, when Eric, a handsome and cheeky seventeen year old, joins Gwendolyn Academy and strange things begin to happen. She meets the dangerous and beautiful twins Isadora and Rosina, the intelligent […]


Book Review: Taken by Erin Bowman

Book Review: Taken by Erin Bowman
Posted March 11, 2013 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

There are no men in Claysoot. There are boys—but every one of them vanishes at midnight on his eighteenth birthday. The ground shakes, the wind howls, a blinding light descends…and he’s gone. They call it the Heist. Gray Weathersby’s eighteenth birthday is mere months away, and he’s prepared to meet his fate–until he finds a strange note from his mother and starts to question everything he’s been raised to accept: the Council leaders and their obvious secrets. The Heist itself. And what lies beyond the Wall that surrounds Claysoot–a structure that no one can cross and survive. Climbing the Wall […]


Book Review: Dear Cassie By Lisa Burstein

Book Review: Dear Cassie By Lisa Burstein
Posted March 8, 2013 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

What if the last place you should fall in love is the first place that you do? You’d think getting sent to Turning Pines Wilderness Camp for a month-long rehabilitation “retreat” and being forced to re-live it in this journal would be the worst thing that’s ever happened to me. You’d be wrong. There’s the reason I was sent to Turning Pines in the first place: I got arrested. On prom night. With my two best friends, who I haven’t talked to since and probably never will again. And then there’s the real reason I was sent here. The thing […]


Book Review: Pretty Girl -13 by Liz Coley

Book Review: Pretty Girl -13 by Liz Coley
Posted February 26, 2013 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

Reminiscent of the Elizabeth Smart case, Pretty Girl-13 is a disturbing and powerful psychological mystery about a girl who must piece together the story of her kidnapping and captivity. Angie Chapman was thirteen years old when she ventured into the woods alone on a Girl Scouts camping trip. Now she’s returned home…only to find that it’s three years later and she’s sixteen-or at least that’s what everyone tells her. What happened to the past three years of her life? Angie doesn’t know. But there are people who do—people who could tell Angie every detail of her forgotten time, if only they […]


Book Review: Asunder by Jodi Meadows

Book Review: Asunder by Jodi Meadows
Posted February 22, 2013 by love2dazzle in Reviews, Young Adult / 0 Comments

DARKSOULS Ana has always been the only one. Asunder. Apart. But after Templedark, when many residents of Heart were lost forever, some hold Ana responsible for the darksouls–and the newsouls who may be born in their place. SHADOWS Many are afraid of Ana’s presence, a constant reminder of unstoppable changes and the unknown. When sylph begin behaving differently toward her and people turn violent, Ana must learn to stand up not only for herself but for those who cannot stand up for themselves. LOVE Ana was told that nosouls can’t love. But newsouls? More than anything, she wants to live […]