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September 20, 2016
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
3.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
5.0
Full of fun stories about a feisty feline!

A fantastic little book for fans of the Yo-Kai Watch animated series and games! This chapter book follows the silly adventures of Nate's cute sidekick yo-kai, Jibanyan. If you're a fan of the feisty cat, you'll love this book. Each chapter tells the story of some...

September 12, 2016
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
A Powerful Story about Recovery and Strength

Marcus saved Evie's life, and now she never wants to see him again. UNFORGIVABLE picks up right where INVINCIBLE left off, with Evie in danger and Marcus the only one who realizes it. But once she's in the clear, Marcus finds that his life is now devoid of the girl...

September 07, 2016
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
5.0
Everything you want to know about Yo-Kai!

All fans of the Yo-Kai Watch world must have this great guide to the world of yo-kai! A well-organized and comprehensive guide to the world of Yo-Kai Watch! With a consistent style and use of vocabulary, the writing is appropriate for young and older readers alike....

August 16, 2016
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
N/A
Kids Fiction
Fantastically clever!

A fantastically clever and magical adventure, complete with incredible feats of bravery, heart-warming characters, and strange beasts. FOXHEART tells the tale of Quicksilver, an orphan who is determined to become the greatest thief in all the Starlands. Little does the girl know that she is destined to become the greatest...

August 02, 2016
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
4.0
A vibrant modern classic

Beautiful illustrations and lyrical prose tell the legend of the "maneki neko" or lucky cat of Japanese folklore. Readers will love the adorable face of Tama, the lucky feline protagonist. While searching for food and shelter, Tama comes across a run-down shrine. The kind monk who...

August 02, 2016
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
5.0
Beautifully illustrated and informative!

Everything you've ever wanted to know about small furry mammals - and then some! - all contained in an easy to follow, beautifully illustrated picture book! Another in the fabulous "About" series, ABOUT RODENTS is delightful and informative. With information about over 20 of the world's...

July 28, 2016
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
N/A
Kids Fiction
Sweet and Fun!

An incredibly sweet story, in more ways than one! Alicia loves to bake, and since her family runs a bakery it's a perfect way to test out her favorite recipes for cake pops. Or is it? Ali's dad is has a very traditional outlook, and since Ali's mother passed away...

July 11, 2016
Overall rating 
 
3.0
Plot 
 
3.0
Characters 
 
3.0
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Young Adult Fiction
Stands Apart from Other YA

RADICAL addresses a very relevant and timely topic through unique characters in a highly relatable setting. Bex is a survivalist, and she trains hard to be prepared for any extreme situation that might come her way. However, she isn't prepared for the dramatic changes coming over her older brother, or...

July 03, 2016
Overall rating 
 
3.0
Plot 
 
3.0
Characters 
 
3.0
Writing Style 
 
3.0
Young Adult Fiction
A unique dystopian adventure

Finally chosen to enter the labyrinth, a 16 year-old girl and her best friend Clara are expecting welcoming angels to guide them through the maze toward salvation. What they find is terror, violence, and a society of young people struggling to survive. When Clara doesn't make it past the first...

June 19, 2016
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
A poignant tale of self-discovery

Brooklyn Shepard's family is a theater family - everyone is involved in the arts, and everyone expects Brooklyn to become a great actress. Can Brooklyn kindle a love for performing in time to apply to acting schools? Find out in LOOK BOTH WAYS. Brooklyn is admitted...

June 19, 2016
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Young Adult Fiction
A moving, powerful debut

A story about loss, guilt, and moving on - PHANTOM LIMBS is a powerful look into the intertwined lives of three teens - Otis, Dara, and Meg. Ten years ago Otis's little brother, Mason, died of an accident. Nine years ago, Meg and her family moved...

May 13, 2016
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Equally Compelling and Disturbing

Kate is the daughter of the powerful Callum Harker, the man who controls the monsters in V-City. Kate is human, but she's done monstrous things. August is the son of Henry Flynn, head of the military force fighting for peace, and to hold the monsters back. August is...

April 29, 2016 (Updated: April 29, 2016)
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Must-have for music fans!

The critically acclaimed author of ME, EARL, AND THE DYING GIRL brings us another hilarious, heartfelt contemporary story about 3 very different teens who form an impromptu band and head south to go on tour. But how can you play good music when you can't even get along enough to...

April 06, 2016
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Young Adult Fiction
Hardcore, high-octane action!

Hardcore, adrenaline-pumping action will keep you turning the pages in the latest fast-paced novel from YA author Chris Howard. Alana West is a Runner for the police. Which means she doses up on an experimental drug called Tetra and chases down Breakneaks - criminals who use...

March 28, 2016
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
5.0
Kids Fiction
Delightful, bright, and fun!

In Atteberry's latest unique picture book, an adorable monster and its bunny pals are caught outside on a rainy day. Will they frolic in the water or hide from the wetness? Monster loves to play in puddles, but once the thunder and lightning starts it's time to run for cover!...

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