The Life and Death Parade Author: Eliza Wass Pub. Date: June 26, 2018 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Formats: Hardcover, eBook Pages: 256 Find it: Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD, Goodreads Synopsis: One year ago, Kitty’s boyfriend Nikki Bramley visited a psychic who told him he had no future. Now, he’s dead. With … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: June 2018
Freshmen Authors: Tom Ellen and Lucy Ivison Publication Date: June 12th, 2018 Publisher: Delacorte Press Synopsis: A laugh-out-loud, realistic portrayal of a freshman year in college for fans of Girls and Broad City. Getting in is just the beginning. Phoebe … Continue reading
Summer is already there – that time of the year when students leave their studies and look through a list of fun activities to engage in. For some, touring and traveling around the globe is the best way to spend … Continue reading
Neverworld Wake Author: Marisha Pessl Publication Date: June 5th, 2018 Publisher: Delacorte Press Formats: Hardcover, ebook, audiobook Pages: 336 Synopsis: Once upon a time, back at Darrow-Harker School, Beatrice Hartley and her six best friends were the cool kids, the … Continue reading
Love Scene, Take Two Alex Evansley Published by: Swoon Reads Publication date: June 12th 2018 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult Debut author Alex Evansley delivers a sweet summer romance in this inventive novel about a young heartthrob and teen author … Continue reading
SynopsisHow would you get mail if you lived in the middle of the sea? It's Jo's dad's job to deliver it, taking bottles wherever they need to go. He always comes home with exciting stories to tell-but Jo is far too afraid to go out on the ocean herself. Until Dad gets a bad sea cold, that is. With no one but Jo to deliver the bottles, she must find her courage and set sail alone. As she embarks on her mission, her fears just might be replaced with new friendships . . . and grand stories of her own.
With beautiful, atmospheric art and endearing new characters by author-illustrator Cale Atkinson, this picture book is a treasure.
Before I had even read the synopsis for this delightful picture book, I was drawn in by the cover art that is eye catching and full of promise of a great story for all ages. I’m a sucker for awesome … Continue reading
The sky is beautiful at night with shining stars in clear dark skies. However, not all places have clear dark skies where you can enjoy the marvelous sight. Big cities have what is called light pollution which omits the ability … Continue reading
Tell Me No Lies Author: Adele Griffin Publication Date: June 12th, 2018 Publisher: Algonquin Books for Young Readers Synopsis: A riveting novel about secrecy, complicated friendships, and heartbreak, set against the iconic backdrop of the late 1980s. Lizzy Swift is … Continue reading
Nightmare’s Eve Stephen H. Provost Publication date: February 22nd 2018 Genres: Horror, Young Adult A collection of 16 short stories and 10 dark poems in the tradition of “The Twilight Zone.” Trapped for eight centuries in a space no larger … Continue reading
Save the Date Author: Morgan Matson Publication Date: June 5th, 2018 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Synopsis: Charlie Grant’s older sister is getting married this weekend at their family home, and Charlie can’t wait—for the first time … Continue reading