Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed

“Books were what made my days bearable. They were what helped me sleep at night without my homesickness choking me.” When Amal’s ordinary life in her quiet Pakistani village is disrupted and she is forced to stay home from school to help her mother take of her siblings, Amal holds on to the hope that […]

Me, Frida and the Secret Peacock by Angela Cervantes

“Whether she liked it or not, Paloma Marquez was in Mexico City for a whole month.” In this enchanting middle grade mystery, we follow 12-year-old Paloma Marquez and her professor mother to Mexico City as she is involved in a research fellowship for the summer. Paloma is a vibrant, smart, fun character who at first […]

Ghost Boys by: Jewell Parker Rhodes

“Only the living can make the world better.” A 12 year-old-boy is shot in the park by a police officer who mistakes his toy gun for a real one. The boy is named Jerome and he is black. Now in the after-life, Jerome sees that devastation and hatred his death has caused his community. It […]

Fatal Throne by Candace Fleming

A fascinating collection of stories written by some of the best writers we have in YA today as they tell the tales of King Henry VIII’s six wives. Each queen is compelling and her story is told in a unique and captivating voice, with a rebuttal from King Henry written by National Book Award Winner […]

My Oxford Year by Julia Whelan

  American Ella Durran has had the same plan for her life since she was thirteen: Study at Oxford. At 24, she’s finally made it to England on a Rhodes Scholarship when she’s offered an unbelievable position in a rising political star’s presidential campaign. With the promise that she’ll work remotely and return to DC […]

Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young

“…the last time I saw my brother was five years ago. Lying dead in the snow.” This book starts off with a bang! Right in the middle of a clan battle, the same battle that took Eelyn’s mother and brother five years prior. As she fights, she comes face to face with a warrior that […]

Tiffany Sly Lives Here Now by Dana L. Davis

“I’ve got seven days to come clean to my new dad. Seven days to tell the truth …” Tiffany Sly’s life is about to change in a big way. She has just lost her mother to cancer and is about to be pulled away from the only life she has ever known. She is set […]

Lover’s Knot by Jenetta James

Book Title: Lover’s Knot Author: Jenetta James Blog Tour Dates: March 29 – April 12, 2018    Lover’s Knot: A Mysterious Pride & Prejudice Variation  A great love. A perplexing murder. Netherfield Park — a house of secrets.  Fitzwilliam Darcy is in a tangle. Captivated by Miss Elizabeth Bennet, a girl of no fortune and […]

Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett

This book has ALL THE SWOONS!!  ALL THE STARS to Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett! I adored this book! Who doesn’t love a sweet Romeo and Juliet adaptation?!?!  Starry Eyes is BFFs, butterflies, enemies, feuding families, starry skies and awesomeness!! 

To Kill a Kingdom by: Alexandra Christo

I love Mermaids, I love the legends, I love the tall tales and I LOVE the whole magic of it all. I love to believe these beautiful mythical creatures exist.  A dark, twisted take on The Little Mermaid sure to hook the reader from the first page. To Kill a Kingdom is Seductive Sirens, Pirate […]