Tag: Young Adult

Book Review: Tumble & Fall by Alexandra Coutts

Tumble & Fall by Alexandra Coutts Expected Publishing Date: September 17, 2013 Length: 384 pages Publisher: Farrar, Strauss, & Giroux Obtained Via: Received as part of the Books and Sensibility ARC tours Format Read In: ARC View from the Traffic Light:   (from back of the book): A novel about the end of days full […]

Posted September 23, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 5 Comments

Book Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs Original Publishing Date: June 7, 2011 Length: 352 pages Publisher: Quirk Books Obtained Via: Borrowed from Library Format Read In: Hardback View from the Traffic Light:   A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. And a strange collection of very curious photographs. It all waits to be […]

Posted September 18, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 11 Comments

Book Review: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Original Publishing Date: January 1, 2005 Length: 552 pages Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Obtained Via: Borrowed from the Library Format Read In: Hardback View from the Traffic Light: It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will become […]

Posted September 16, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 7 Comments

Book Review: More Than This by Patrick Ness

More Than This by Patrick Ness Expected Publishing Date: September 10, 2013 Length: 480 pages Publisher: Candlewick Press Obtained Via: I received a copy on Netgalley in exchange for an honest review Format Read In: E-ARC View from the Traffic Light: A boy named Seth drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments, losing his […]

Posted September 11, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 7 Comments

Book Review: If You Could Be Mine by Sara Farizan

If You Could Be Mine by Sara Farizan  Publication Date: August 20, 2013 Approximate Length: 256 pages Publisher: Alquonquin Young Readers Obtained Via: Was given e-arc in exchange for honest review by publisher on netgalley Format Read In: Kindle e-book View at the Stoplight: In this stunning debut, a young Iranian American writer pulls back […]

Posted August 22, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 4 Comments