Category Archives: 2013 Books Read

Book Review: ‘Jinx’ by Meg Cabot #WWRC13

Rating: 3 The Low Down: Jean Honeychurch is going to finish out her sophomore year in New York City, living with her aunt, uncle and three cousins. She’s leaving Hancock, Iowa, glad to be getting away from the small house, large family, shared... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Crashing Eden’ by Michael Sussman

Rating: 2 The Low Down: Joss Kazdan is a seventeen-year-old angry young man. To be honest, he’s always had a bad attitude, been a troublemaker. Things got even worse when his younger brother, Eli, committed suicide. The only thing he loves more than... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Easy’ by Tammara Webber #NARC13

Rating: 4 The Low Down: Having dated the same guy since she was a junior in high school, and even deciding on a different college to be able to stay with him, Jacqueline Wallace is floored when Kennedy tells her that he’s been wanting to be with... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘The Selection’ by Kiera Cass

It is the future, and the United States no longer exists. It is time for the prince of the nation of Illéa to marry, and just like princes in the past, they have The Selection. 35 girls from all castes are chosen to participate. They all get to live... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘The Tragedy Paper’ by Elizabeth LaBan

Rating: 3.5 The Low Down: Duncan has returned for his senior year at The Irving School. A school with many traditions, one is where the previous year’s seniors “pass” their rooms on to the new seniors. They are left a “treasure” as well,... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Hooked’ by Liz Fichera

Things don’t come easily to Fred Oday. One of only seven kids from the Gila River Indian Reservation who attend Lone Butte High, she has to work hard for everything she has. The only thing that comes easily to Fred is golf. Her father is a... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review: ‘Deconstructing INFATUATION’ by Merce Cardus

Just about everyone has experienced infatuation. It is completely based on what the eye sees, yes? It is not what the brain knows or experience or time tell. It is the flame that lights the fuse, I suppose. The fuse either lights and burns or fizzles... Read More | Share it now!