Tuesday, March 3, 2015

(Set 1) January 2015 YA Reviews in Haiku

Author: Mary Casanova
Release Date: January 1, 2015
Publisher & ARC: American Girl
Ages: 8-12

Adventure awaits.
Perfect for a nine year old.
Paris, here we come!





Author: Mary Casanova
Release Date: January 1, 2015
Publisher & ARC: American Girl
Ages 8-12

Time to start baking.
Big responsibilities.
Teamwork is the key.




Author: Joelle Charbonneau
Release Date: January 6, 2015
Publisher & ARC: HMH Books for Young Readers
Ages: 12+

Bold dystopia.
Different than the others.
16 year old Cia rocks!




Author: Gina Damico
Release Date: January 6, 2015
Publisher & ARC: HMH Books for Young Readers
Ages: 12+

Supernatural.
Humorous mixed with some love.
Damico delights!




Author: Ilyasah Shabazz and Kekla Magoon
Release Date: January 6, 2015
Publisher & ARC: Candlewick
Ages: 14+

Daughter of Malcolm.
Inspirational story.
Lyrical and brave.




 Author: Katie Coyle
Release Date: January 6, 2015
Publisher & ARC: HMH
Ages: 14+

Modern day road trip.
Victoriously diverse.
Religious satire.




Author: Nick Lake
Release Date: January 6, 2015
Publisher & ARC: Bloomsbury
Ages: 13+

Don't believe the lies.
Hypnotically clever.
Shelby's search for truth.




Author: Amanda Hocking
Release Date: January 6, 2015
Publisher & ARC: St. Martin's Griffin
Ages: 14+

Kanin Chronicles.
Bryn's fierce training is awesome.
Stirring romance.





Author: Kate Axelrod
Release Date: January 8, 2015
Publisher & ARC: Razorbill
Ages: 13+

Emma has it all.
Wants to discuss mental health.
Fails to do so, sad. 




Author: Maggie Hall
Release Date: January 13, 2015
Publisher & ARC: Putnam
Ages: 13+

Puzzles and action.
Typical love triangle.
Not the worst I've read.