Book Reviews by Author

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Accardo, Jus
Abdel-Fattah, Randa
     Does My Head Look Big in This?
Abrahams, Peter et al
     Up All Night short story collection
Allison, Jennifer
     The Dead Drop
Anderson, R.J.
Andrews, Mary Kay
      The Fixer Upper
      Spring Fever 
               Blue Christmas
Angelini, Josephine
Armstrong, Kelley
     The Summoning 
Atwood, Margaret
     The Year of the Flood
Austen, Jane
     Pride and Prejudice


Bachmann, Stefan
     The Peculiar
          The Peculiar
Balliett, Blue
     The Calder Game
Balog, Cyn
Baratz-Logsted, Lauren
     How Nancy Drew Saved My Life
Baum, Frank L.
     The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Banks, Anna
     The Syrena Legacy
          Of Poseidon 
          Of Triton 
Barnes, Jennifer Lynn
     Every Other Day
Barrett, Judi and Ron
     Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Baskin, Nora Raleigh
     The Truth about My Bat Mitzvah
     Anything But Typical 
Beck, Nina
     This Book Isn't Fat, It's Fabulous
Benjamin, Melanie
     Alice I Have Been
Bennett, R. William
     Jacob T. Marley
Benway, Robin
     The Extraordinary Secrets of April, May and June
Birdsall, Jeanne
     The Penderwicks
          The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits and a Very Interesting Boy
Bjorkman, Lauren
     My Invented Life
Black, Holly
     Curse Workers
          White Cat  
          Red Glove 
     The Coldest Girl in Coldtown
Bradbury, Jennifer
Brand, Jo
     The More You Ignore Me
Brande, Robin
     Evolution, Me and Other Freaks of Nature
Brashares, Ann
     The Here and Now
Bray, Libba
     Going Bovine
     Beauty Queens
     The Diviners
          The Diviners
Brennan, Sarah Rees
     The Demon's Lexicon
          The Demon's Lexicon
     The Lynburn Legacy
Burnett, Frances Hodgson
     A Little Princess
Butler, Octavia E.


Cabot, Meg
          Being Nikki
     Heather Wells
          Size 12 and Ready to Rock (#4)
Card, Orson Scott
     Ender in Exile 
     A War of Gifts 
Cass, Kiera
     The Selection
          The Selection
Carroll, Jonathan
     Sleeping in Flame
Carroll, Lewis
     Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
     Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There
Carter, Aimee
      Goddess Test
           The Goddess Test
Carter, Ally
     Gallahger Girls
          Don't Judge a Girl by Her Cover
          Only the Good Spy Young
          Out of Sight, Out of Time 
     Heist Society
          Heist Society
          Uncommon Criminals 
          Perfect Scoundrels 
Cashore, Kristen
     Seven Kingdoms Trilogy
                Graceling audio book
Chan, Queenie
     The Dreaming v.1-3
Chibbaro, Julie
Childs, Tera Lynn
     Forgive My Fins 
Christie, Agatha
     Hercule Poirot
          Murder on the Orient Express 
     Miss Marple
          The Murder at the Vicarage

Clare, Cassandrea
     Infernal Devices
          Clockwork Angel
          Clockwork Prince
          Clockwork Princess 
Clearly, Beverly
     Sister of the Bride
Cocks, Heather and Jessica Morgan
Cohn, Rachel
     Dash and Lily's Book of Dares (with David Levithan) 
     Very LeFreak
Colfer, Eoin
     And Another Thing
     Artemis Fowl
           The Atlantis Complex
           The Last Guardian
          The Reluctant Assassin 
Colasanti, Susane
      So Much Closer
Collins, Suzanne
     The Hunger Games
          The Hunger Games
          Catching Fire
Condie, Ally
Cornish, D.M.
     Monster Blood Tattoo
Cross, Sarah
     Kill Me Softly
Cushman, Karen
     The Loud Silence of Francine Green


Dahl, Roald
     Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
     James and the Giant Peach
Dashner, James
     The Maze Runner
           The Maze Runner
Davies, Valentine
      Miracle on 34th Street
Delany, Shannon
     13 to Life
Dennard, Susan
     Something Strange and Deadly
          Something Strange and Deadly
Dessen, Sarah
     This Lullaby
     The Truth About Forever
Devlin, Ivy
     Low Red Moon
Dickens, Charles
     A Christmas Carol 
     A Christmas Carol (audio)
Duey, Kathleen
     Skin Hunger
Durst, Sarah Beth
     Drink, Slay, Love
     Into the Wild


Enhrenhaft, Daniel
     Dirty Laundry
Ephron, Delia
     The Girl with the Mermaid Hair
Evanovich, Janet
     Hero at Large
     Stephanie Plum
          One for the Money
          Twelve Sharp
          Plum Lovin'
          Lean Mean Thirteen
          Plum Lucky
          Fearless Fourteen
          Plum Spooky
          Finger Lickin' Fifteen
          Sizzling Sixteen 
          Smokin' Seventeen 
          Explosive Eighteen
     Lizzy & Diesel
          Wicked Appetite
          Wicked Business

Ferris, Jean
     Once Upon a Marigold
Fforde, Jasper
     Shades of Grey
          Shades of Grey: The Road to High Saffron
Fisher, Catherine
Fitzhugh, Louise
     Harriet the Spy
Fitzpatrick, Becca
     Hush, Hush
Flinn, Alex
     Breathing Underwater
Fitzgerald, John
     The Great Brain
Francis, Anthony
     Frost Moon
Frazier, Angie
Freita, Donna
     The Possibilities of Sainthood


Gaiman, Neil
     The Graveyard Book
     Fortunately the Milk 
     The Ocean at the End of the Lane
Galbraith, Robert (J.K. Rowling)
     Cormoran Strike
          The Cuckoo's Calling
Gallico, Paul
     Mrs. 'Arris Goes to Paris
Garcia, Kami and Margaret Stohl
     Beautiful Creatures
George, Jessica Day
     Fairy tale series     
          Princess of Glass
Gier, Kerstin
     Time Travelers
          Ruby Red
          Sapphire Blue 
          Emerald Green
Godbersen, Anna
     The Luxe
          The Luxe 
     Bright Young Things
          Bright Young Things
Goldsmith, Oliver
     She Stoops to Conquer
Goode, Laura
      Sister Mischief
Grab, Daphne
     Alive and Well in Prague, New York
Grahame-Smith, Seth and Austen, Jane
     Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
Grant, Michael
     Gone series
          Hunger: A Gone Novel 
Gratz, Alan
      Horotio Wilkes Mysteries
          Something Rotten
          Something Wicked
Green, John
     An Abundance of Katherines
     Let It Snow  (with Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle)
     Will Grayson,Will Grayson (with David Levithan)
Grisham, John
     Skipping Christmas


Hale, Shannon and Dean
     Rapunzel's Revenge
Halliday, Gemma
      High Heel Mysteries
          Spying in High Heels
Hand, Elizabeth
Handler, Daniel
    Why We Broke Up 
Hardy, Mark
     Nothing Pink
Harkrader, L.D.
Hill, Will
      Department 19
Hines, Jim C.
      Princess Novels
          The Stepsister Scheme
          The Mermaid's Madness
          Red Hood's Revenge 
          The Snow Queen's Shadow 
High, Linda Oatman
     Planet Pregnancy
Horowitz, Anthony
     The Gatekeepers
          Raven's Gate
          Evil Star
     Alex Rider
          Point Blank 
          Skeleton Key
          Eagle Strike
Horner, Emily
     A Love Story Starring My Dead Best Friend
Horvath, Polly
     Everything on a Waffle
Hughes, Ted
     The Iron Man



James, Rebecca
     Beautiful Malice
Jinks, Catherine
     The Reformed Vampire Support Group
     The Abused Werewolf Rescue Group
Johnson, Maureen
     Let It Snow (with John Green and Lauren Myracle)
     Scarlett (Hopewell)
          Suite Scarlett
          Scarlett Fever
     Little Blue Envelopes
          13 Little Blue Envelopes
          The Last Little Blue Envelope 
     Shades of London
          The Name of the Star
          The Madness Underneath
Jones, Carrie
     Need series
Jones, Diana Wynn
     Howl's Moving Castle
Juby, Susan
     Another Kind of Cowboy


Keaton, Kelly
     Gods and Monsters
          Darkness Becomes Her
Keene, Carolyn
     Nancy Drew Mystery Stories
          The Secret of the Old Clock #1
          The Hidden Staircase #2
          The Bungalow Mystery #3
          The Mystery at Lilac Inn #4
          The Secret of Shadow Ranch #5
          The Secret of Red Gate Farm #6
          The Clue in the Diary #7
          Nancy's Mysterious Letter #8
          The Sign of the Twisted Candles #9
          Password to Larkspur Lane #10
          The Clue in the Broken Locket #11
          The Message in the Hollow Oak #12
          The Mystery of the Ivory Charm #13
          The Whispering Statue #14
          The Haunted Bridge #15
          The Clue of the Tapping Heels #16
          The Mystery of the Brass Bound Trunk #17
          Mystery of the Moss-Covered Mansion #18
          The Quest of the Missing Map #19
          The Clue in the Jewel Box #20
          The Secret in the Old Attic #21
          The Clue in the Crumbling Wall #22
          Mystery of the Tolling Bell #23
          The Clue in the Old Album #24
          The Ghost of Blackwood Hall #25
          The Clue of the Leaning Chimney #26
          The Secret of the Wooden Lady #27
          The Clue of the Black Keys #28
          The Mystery at the Ski Jump #29
          The Clue of the Velvet Mask #30
          The Ringmaster's Secret #31
          The Scarlet Slipper Mystery #32
          The Witch Tree Symbol #33
          The Hidden Window Mystery #34
          The Haunted Showboat #35
          The Secret of the Golden Pavilion #36
          The Clue in the Old Stagecoach #37
          The Mystery of the Fire Dragon #38
          The Clue of the Dancing Puppet #39
          The Moonstone Castle Mystery #40
          The Clue of the Whistling Bagpipes #41
          The Phantom of Pine Hill #42
          The Mystery of the 99 Steps #43
          The Clue in the Crossword Cipher #44
          The Spider Sapphire Mystery #45
          The Invisible Intruder #46
          The Mysterious Mannequin #47
          The Crooked Banister #48
          The Secret of Mirror Bay #49
          The Double Jinx Mystery #50
          Mystery of the Glowing Eye #51
          The Secret of the Forgotten City #52
          The Sky Phantom #53
          The Strange Message in the Parchment #54
          Mystery of Crocodile Island #55
          The Thirteenth Pearl #56
     Nancy Drew Diaries
          Once Upon a Thriller #4
Kellogg, Marne Davis
     Kick Keswick
          Friends in High Places
Kelly, Katy
      Lucy Rose: Here's the Thing about Me
Keplinger, Kody
     The DUFF
Kertz, Anna
     The Mealworm Diaries
Khan, Michelle
     The Hijab Boutique
King, A.S.
      The Dust of 100 Dogs
Kimmel, Eric
     Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins
King, Stephen
     Blockade Billy
Klein, Lisa
Koja, Kathe
     Buddha Boy
Konigsburg, E.L.
     From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
Kontis, Alethea
     Woodcutter Sisters
Knowles, Jo
     Lessons from a Dead Girl
Kohner, Frederick
Kreitzer, Laura
     Shadow of the Sun
Kwan, Kevin
     Crazy Rich Asians


LaFevers, Robin
     His Fair Assassin
          Grave Mercy
          Dark Triumph
Lamb, Wally
     Wishin' and Hopin'
Langford, Jonathan
     No Going Back
Larbalestier, Justine
Lawson, Jenny
     Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir
Lazar, Carole
     Lucy Unstrung
LaZebnik, Claire
     Epic Fail
Lecesne, James
     Virgin Territory
Levine, Gail Carson
     A Tale of Two Castles
     The Wish
     Never Land Fairies
           Fairy Dust and the Quest for the Egg
           Fairy Haven and the Quest for the Wand

           Fairies and the Quest for Neverland 
Levithan, David
     Boy Meets Boy
     Dash and Lily's Book of Dares (with Rachel Cohn) 
     The Lover's Dictionary
     Will Grayson,Will Grayson (with John Green)

Livingston, Lesley
      Wondrous Strange
Lockhart, E.
     The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks 
     The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks re-review
     We Were Liars
     Ruby Oliver
          The Treasure Map of Boys
          Real Live Boyfriends
Lo, Malinda
Lovelace, Maud Hart
     Betsy Tacy
          Betsy-Tacy and Tib 
          Betsy and Tacy Go Over the Big Hill 
          Betsy and Tacy Go Downtown
          Heaven to Betsy 
          Betsy in Spite of Herself
          Betsy Was a Junior
          Betsy and Joe
          Betsy and the Great World
          Betsy's Wedding
Low, Dene
     The Entomological Tales of Augustus T. Percival
          Petronella Saves Nearly Everyone 
Lowell, Sophia
      Glee: The Beginning
Lowry, Lois
     The Giver Trilogy
          The Giver
          Gathering Blue


Madison, Bennett
     The Blonde of the Joke
Maguire, Gregory
Mantchev, Lisa
     The Theatre Illuminata 
          Eyes Like Stars
          Perchance to Dream
Marr, Melissa
     Wicked Lovely 
          Ink Exchange
         Fragile Eternity
Martin, Steve
Matheson, Richard
     I Am Legend
McCafferty, Megan
McGhee, Alison & Peter H. Reynolds
McGowan, Keith
     The Witch's Guide to Cooking with Children
McGowan, Maureen
      Twisted Tales
          Cinderella, Ninja Warrior
          Sleeping Beauty, Vampire Slayer
McMann, Lisa
     Dream Catcher
     The Unwanteds 
McNish, Cliff
     Savannah Grey
Medina, Nico
     The Straight Road to Kylie
Meyer, L.A.
     Bloody Jack
         Bloody Jack: Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary Jacky Faber, Ship's Boy
         The Curse of the Blue Tattoo: Being an Account of the Misadventures of Jacky Faber, Midshipman and Fine Lady 
          Under the Jolly Roger: Being an Account of the Further Nautical Adventures of Jacky Faber
          In the Belly of the Bloodhound : Being an Account of a Particularly Peculiar Adventure in the Life of Jacky Faber
          Mississippi Jack : Being an Account of the Further Waterborne Adventures of Jacky Faber, Midshipman, Fine Lady, and the Lily of the West
          My Bonny Light Horseman : Being an Account of the Further Adventures of Jacky Faber, in Love and War
         Rapture of the Deep: Being an Account of the Further Adventures of Jacky Faber, Soldier, Sailor, Mermaid, Spy
         The Wake of the Lorelei Lee: Being an Account of the Adventures of Jacky Faber, on her Way to Botany Bay
          Viva Jacquelina! Being an Account of the Further Adventures of Jacky Faber, Over the Hills and Far Away 
Miles, Elizabeth
Miller, Kirsten
     The Eternal Ones
Miller, Wiley
     Ordinary Basil
          The Extraordinary Adventures of Ordinary Basil
          Attack of the Volcano Monkeys
Mitchard, Jacelyn
     Midnight Twins
          The Midnight Twins
Morgan, Jessica and Heather Cocks
Moriarty, Jaclyn
     The Colours of Madeleine
          A Corner of White 
Moser, Barry
     Good and Perfect Gifts
Mullin, Mike
Murdock, Catherine
      Wisdom's Kiss
Murphy, Julie
Murgia, Jennifer
     Angel Star
Myracle, Lauren
     Kissing Kate
     Let It Snow (with John Green and Maureen Johnson)


Nayeri, Daniel and Dina
          Another Faust
Ness, Patrick
     Chaos Walking
          The Knife of Never Letting Go
Nimmo, Jenny
     Charlie Bone series post 1
     Charlie Bone series post 2
     Chronicles of the Red King
          The Secret Kingdom 
          The Stones of Ravenglass
Nix, Garth
     The Old Kingdom 
          Nicholas Sayre and the Creature in the Case
     The Keys to the Kingdom
          Mister Monday
          Grim Tuesday
          Drowned Wednesday
          Sir Thursday
          Lady Friday
          Superior Saturday 
          Lord Sunday
North, Pearl
Noël, Alyson
     The Immortals
          Blue Moon
          Dark Flame


O'Brien, Caragh
Odyssey, Shawn Thomas
      The Wizard of Dark Street
Oliver, Lauren


Paetro, Maxine (with James Patterson)
          Confessions of a Murder Suspect
Paige, Danielle
     Dorothy Must Die
          Dorothy Must Die
Paolini, Christopher
Patterson, James (with Maxine Paetro)
          Confessions of a Murder Suspect 
Pearce, Jackson
     Sisters Red
Pearson, Mary E.
     The Jenna Fox Chronicles
          The Adoration of Jenna Fox
          The Fox Inheritance 
Peck, Richard
     A Year Down Yonder
     A Season of Gifts 

Peterfreund, Diana
     Killer Unicorn 
               Errant (short story)
Peters, Julie Anne
     Between Mom and Jo
Pfeffer, Susan Beth
     The Last Survivors 
          Life As We Knew It
          The Dead and the Gone 
          This World We Live In 
Pflugfelder, Bob and Steve Hockensmith 
     Nick and Tesla
          Nick and Tesla's High-Voltage Danger Lab 
Pike, Aprilynee


Quick, Barbara
     A Golden Web


Raskin, Ellen
     The Westing Game
Reeves, Dia
          Bleeding Violet
          Slice of Cherry
Reichs, Kathy
Rennison, Louise
      Confessions of Georgia Nicolson
          Are These My Basoomas I See Before Me? The Final Confessions of Georgia Nicolson
     Misadventures of Tullalah Casey
          Withering Tights
          A Midsummer Tights Dream
Riordian, Rick
     Percy Jackson
          The Last Olympian
      Kane Chronicles
          The Red Pyramid
     The Heroes of Olympus
          The Lost Hero
          The Son of Neptune (not reviewed)
          The Mark of Athena
          The House of Hades
Robinson, Barbara
     The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Roth, Veronica
          Divergent (not reviewed)
          Insurgent (not reviewed)
Rowell, Rainbow
     Carry On
     Eleanor and Park
Rowling, J.K.
     Harry Potter and  (audio books)
          The Sorcerer's Stone
          The Chamber of Secrets 
          The Prisoner of Azkaban
          The Goblet of Fire
          The Order of the Phoenix 
          The Half-Blood Prince
          The Deathly Hallows 
     Cormoran Strike (as Robert Galbraith)
          The Cuckoo's Calling
Rozett, Louise
          Confessions of an Angry Girl
          Confessions of an Almost-Girlfriend 
Rumley, Crickett
          Never Sit Down in a Hoopskirt and Other Things I Learned in Southern Belle Hell
Ryan, Carrie
     Forest of Hands and Teeth
          The Forest of Hands and Teeth
          The Dead-Tossed Waves


Sales, Leila
     Mostly Good Girls
Sandler, Karen
San Souci, Robert and Catrow, David, ill.
     Little Pierre
Schmidt, Gary
     The Wednesday Wars
Schmidt, Tiffany
     Send Me a Sign 
     Bright Before Sunrise
Schreiber, Ellen
     Once in a Full Moon
Scrimger, Richard
     Me and Death
Scott, Elizabeth
     Perfect You
Scott, Inara
     Delecroix Academy
          The Candidates
Seigel, Andrea
     The Kid Table
Selfors, Suzanne
     Saving Juliet
Shakespeare, William
     The Taming of the Shrew
Sheinmel, Alyssa B.
     Second Star
Shepherd, Jean
     A Christmas Story
Shulman, Polly
     The Grimm Legacy
Simner, Janni Lee
     Bones of Faerie
Smith, Cynthia Leitich
Smith, Lane
      It's a Book  
Snicket, Lemony
     All the Wrong Questions
          "Who Could That Be At This Hour?" 
          When Did You See Her Last? 
Snow, Carol
Snyder, Maria V.
     Poison Study
Soren, Sasha
     Random Magic
Standiford, Natalie
     Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters
Stead, Rebecca
      First Light
Sternberg, Hannah
     Queens of All the Earth
Stiefvater, Maggie
     The Wolf of Mercy Falls
     The Raven Cycle
          The Raven Boys
          The Dream Thieves 
Stroud, Jonathan
          The Ring of Solomon
Suma, Nova Ren
     Imaginary Girls
Summy, Barrie
     I SO Don't Do Mysteries


Tillman, Nancy
     On the Night You Were Born
Turnage, Sheila
     Three Times Lucky


Urban, Linda
     A Crooked Kind of Perfect


Valente, Catherynne M.
          The Girl who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making
          The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There 
          The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two 


Waters, Daniel
     Generation Dead
          Generation Dead 
          Kiss of Life
Webber, Heather
     Lucy Valentine
          Truly, Madly
          Deeply, Desperately 
          Absolutely, Positively 
Wells, Tina
     Mackenzie Blue
          Mackenzie Blue
          The Secret Crush
          Friends Forever? 
Werlin, Nancy
Wesselhoeft, Conrad 
     Adios, Nirvana
Westerfeld, Scott
          The Secret Hour
          Touching Darkness
White, Kiersten
Wiggin, Kate Douglas
      Mother Carey's Chickens
Williamson, Beth
      The Education of Madeline
Willis, Connie
     Inside Job 
     Oxford Time Travel
          To Say Nothing of the Dog, or How We Found the Bishop's Bird Stump At Last 
          All Clear
Wodehouse, P.G.
      Blandings Castle Saga
          Something New
          Leave It to Psmith 
          Blandings Castle ... And Elsewhere
          Summer Lightning 
          Heavy Weather 
Wood, Maryrose
     The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place
          The Mysterious Howling
          The Hidden Gallery 
          The Unseen Guest
Woods, Sherryl
     Dylan and the Baby Doctor
Wright, Betty Ren
     The Dollhouse Murders

X   Y   Z

Zielin, Lara
     Donut Days 
Zevin, Gabrielle
          All These Things I've Done 
          Because It is My Blood