YA Weekend Category

YA Weekend: The City’s Son by Tom Pollock

The City’s Son by Tom Pollock Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Fantasy Series: Book 1 of The Skyscraper Throne Publisher: Jo Fletcher Date of Publication: August 2, 2012 Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars – “And original, unique and wildly imaginative Young Adult novel that made me see things in a […]

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YA Weekend: The School for Good and Evil by Soman Chainani

The School for Good and Evil by Soman Chainani Genre: Middle-Grade fantasy Series: Book 1 of The School for Good and Evil Publisher: HarperCollins Date of Publication: May 14, 2013 Author Information: Website | Twitter    Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars – “An original and magical take on fairy tales that will enchant you […]

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YA Weekend: Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson

Steelheart by Brandon SandersonMogsy’s Rating: 5 of 5 stars  Genre: Young Adult Science Fiction/Fantasy Series: Book 1 of Reckoners Publisher: Delacorte Date of Publication: September 24, 2013 Author Information: Website | Twitter Everyone I know has been saying such great things about this book, so I’m afraid I can do little more than to add […]

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YA Weekend Book Review: Angelfall by Susan Ee

Angelfall by Susan Ee Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Fantasy Series: Book 1 of Penryn and the End of Days Publisher: Skyscape Date of Publication: August 28, 2012 Author Information: Website | Twitter I tend to go into young adult novels of this type with a fair amount of wariness and trepidation, so color me surprised […]

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YA Weekend Book Review: The Assassin’s Curse by Cassandra Rose Clarke

The Assassin’s Curse by Cassandra Rose Clarke Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Series: Book 1 of The Assassin’s Curse Publisher: Strange Chemistry Date of Publication: October 2, 2012 Author Information: Website | Twitter This book sounded fascinating from its description, with words like “Pirates” and “Assassins” leaping out at me and pushing all the right buttons. […]

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Graphic Novel Review: Kingdom Come by Mark Waid

Kingdom Come by Mark Waid Never have I respected Superman as much as I did after reading this comic. Superman and I have a rocky relationship. I have never been a big fan of his because he’s just too perfect. And I have a hard time caring for perfect characters. I won’t go into that […]

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