Reviews written by Elizabeth Drake, Staff Reviewer

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March 16, 2015
Overall rating
 
4.7
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
4.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
The Red Queen Rocks

Ever wonder what would have happened to the X-Men if Magneto had won and the bad-guy mutants had taken over the world, turning the "normals" into the lower-lower-lower class, just one step above slaves? Well here it is! In Red Queen, the reds (those...

March 16, 2015 (Updated: March 23, 2015)
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Prepare to have your mind blown.

I will admit, I was trepidatious going into this one. I wasn't a big fan of Imaginary Girls and I thought this author just wasn't for me. But wow, this one blew me away. The writing style is really unique, it features a dual narrative that switches...

February 14, 2014
Young Adult Fiction
How To Lead a Life of Crime

Title: How to Lead a Life of Crime Author: Kirsten Miller Publisher: Razorbill (Penguin) Release Date: February 21st, 2013 Rating: 4/5 Cover Impressions: I like the cover art but I feel they could have done more with the graffitti concept. It...

March 30, 2013
Overall rating
 
3.0
Plot
 
3.0
Characters
 
3.0
Writing Style
 
3.0
Young Adult Fiction
Dr. Frankenstein's Daughters by Suzanne Weyn

This and other reviews can be found on http://readingbetweenclasses.blogspot.com Title: Dr. Frankenstein's Daughters Author: Suzanne Weyn Publisher: Scholastic Release Date: January 1, 2013 Rating: 3/5 Cover Impressions: The cover has a little bit of an old school feel. It...

March 30, 2013 (Updated: March 30, 2013)
Overall rating
 
3.0
Plot
 
3.0
Characters
 
3.0
Writing Style
 
3.0
The Nightmare Affair by Mindee Arnett

This and other reviews can be found on http://readingbetweenclasses.blogspot.com Title: The Nightmare Affair Author: Mindee Arnett Publisher: Tor Teen Release Date: March 5, 2013 Rating: 3/5 Cover Impressions: I love the black silhouettes against the purple background and the white...

March 30, 2013 (Updated: March 30, 2013)
Overall rating
 
5.0
Plot
 
5.0
Characters
 
5.0
Writing Style
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
If You Find Me by Emily Murdoch

This and other reviews can be found on http://readingbetweenclasses.blogspot.ca/ Title: If You Find Me Author: Emily Murdoch Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin Release Date: March 26, 2013 Rating: 5/5 Cover Impressions: The cover is not particularly attractive and I don't feel...

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