The majority of my reviews are middle grade and young adult books, but I’ve also reviewed a few adult books. They’re organized by author, and if there’s a star, it means I’ve also featured the book and/or series in one of my year-end favorite reads round-ups.
Middle GradeThe Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger Ruby Reinvented by Ronni Arno Dear Poppy by Ronni Arno Heck: Where the Bad Kids Go by Dale Basye Zora and Me by Victoria Bond and T.R. Simon Real Mermaids series by Helene Boudreau* Vanished by Sheela Chari The Dead Gentleman by Matthew Cody Will in Scarlet by Matthew Cody Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin* Secrets from the Sleeping Bag by Rose Cooper Balance Keepers: The Fires of Calderon by Lindsay Cummings The BFG by Roald Dahl All Four Stars by Tara Dairman* The London Eye Mystery by Siobhan Dowd The Seventh Level by Jody Feldman Destiny, Rewritten by Kathryn Fitzmaurice* In A Glass Grimmly by Adam Gidwitz Circle of Secrets by Kimberley Griffiths Little When the Butterflies Came by Kimberley Griffiths Little* The Time of the Fireflies by Kimberley Griffiths Little Partners in Crime by Kim Harrington The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom by Christopher Healy* The Hero’s Guide to Storming the Castle by Christopher Healy The Paradise Trap by Catherine Jinks How to Outrun a Crocodile When Your Shoes Are Untied by Jess Keating The Boy Project by Kami Kinard Juniper Berry by M.P. Kozlowsky A Farewell to Charms by Lindsey Leavitt* A Snicker of Magic by Natalie Lloyd The Sinister Sweetness of Splendid Academy by Nikki Loftin Plastic Polly by Jenny Lundquist Seeing Cinderella by Jenny Lundquist* The Last Boy at St. Edith’s by Lee Gjertson Malone At Your Service by Jen Malone* The Sleepover by Jen Malone* You’re Invited by Jen Malone & Gail Nall* The Unwanteds: Island of Silence by Lisa McMann Keeper of the Lost Cities by Shannon Messenger* Exile by Shannon Messenger* Everblaze by Shannon Messenger* Eye of the Storm by Kate Messner The Seventh Wish by Kate Messner* Whatever After series by Sarah Mlynowski* The End of Infinity by Matt Myklusch* Seaborne: The Lost Prince by Matt Myklusch* The Billionaire’s Curse by Richard Newsome Liesl and Po by Lauren Oliver Rules for Ghosting by A.J. Paquette Science Fair by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson The Peculiar Haunting of Thelma Bee by Erin Petti The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin Half Upon a Time by James Riley* Once Upon the End by James Riley* Story Thieves by James Riley Story Thieves: The Stolen Chapters by James Riley* The Map to Everywhere by Carrie Ryan and John Parke Davis The Fourth Stall Part II by Chris Rylander My Secret Guide to Paris by Lisa Schroeder The Swap by Megan Shull Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstilstin by Liesl Shurtliff* My Very UnFairy Tale Life by Anna Staniszewski Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead I So Don’t Do Mysteries by Barrie Summy Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu Don’t Vote for Me by Krista Van Dolzer The Sound of Life and Everything by Krista Van Dolzer* Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief by Wendelin Van Draanen Sammy Keyes and the Runaway Elf by Wendelin Van Draanen The Second Spy by Jacqueline West The Books of Elsewhere by Jacqueline West* Millicent Min, Girl Genius by Lisa Yee
Young AdultCrewel World series by Gennifer Albin Unremembered by Jessica Brody Gallagher Girls series by Ally Carter* Perfect Scoundrels by Ally Carter All Fall Down by Ally Carter* See How They Run by Ally Carter The Selection series by Kiera Cass* The Crown by Kiera Cass* The Infernal Devices series by Cassandra Clare* Reached by Ally Condie* Atlantia by Ally Condie Something Strange and Deadly by Susan Dennard* Strange and Ever After by Susan Dennard Not in the Script by Amy Finnegan Just Like the Movies by Kelly Fiore Modern Fairy Tales by Alex Flinn (Beastly, A Kiss in Time, Cloaked, Bewitching, Towering and Mirrored) Two Summers by Aimee Friedman Falls the Shadow by Stefanie Gaither Caraval by Stephanie Garber Babe in Boyland by Jody Gehrman* Dream A Little Dream by Kerstin Gier Becoming Jinn by Lori Goldstein Forbidden by Kimberley Griffiths Little To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows* Bad Hair Day by Carrie Harris Hex Hall series by Rachel Hawkins* Miss Mayhem by Rachel Hawkins Lady Renegades by Rachel Hawkins Suite Scarlett by Maureen Johnson The Shadow Cabinet by Maureen Johnson Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella There Will Be Lies by Nick Lake Alienated by Melissa Landers Epic Fail by Claire LaZebnik The Secrets We Keep by Trisha Leaver This Monstrous Thing by Mackenzi Lee The Secret of a Heart Note by Stacey Lee Under A Painted Sky by Stacey Lee* Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine Stitching Snow by R.C. Lewis Spinning Starlight by R.C. Lewis The Princess in the Opal Mask by Jenny Lundquist* Wanderlost by Jen Malone* A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis The Weight of Feathers by Anna-Marie McLemore Ditched: A Love Story by Robin Mellom The Apothecary by Maile Meloy Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger Let the Wind Rise by Shannon Messenger Cinder by Marissa Meyer* Scarlet by Marissa Meyer* Cress by Marissa Meyer* Winter by Marissa Meyer* Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi Don’t Even Think About It by Sarah Mlynowski Once Upon A Kiss by Robin Palmer Damage Done by Amanda Panitch Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins Wish You Were Italian by Kristin Rae What You Always Wanted by Kristin Rae A Million Suns by Beth Revis* The Liar Society series by Lisa and Laura Roecker* Divergent series by Veronica Roth* Written in the Stars by Aisha Saeed The Archived by Victoria Schwab The Unbound by Victoria Schwab The Grimm Legacy by Polly Shulman This Is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith The Statistical Probability of Love At First Sight by Jennifer E. Smith The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone It’s Not Me, It’s You by Stephanie Kate Strohm* Trust Me, I’m Lying by Mary Elizabeth Summer An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir The Burning Sky by Sherry Thomas* The Perilous Sea by Sherry Thomas* The Immortal Heights by Sherry Thomas* A Time to Dance by Padma Venkatraman Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch Variant by Robison Wells The Distance Between Us by Kasie West The Fill-In Boyfriend by Kasie West Pivot Point by Kasie West* P.S. I Like You by Kasie West* Endlessly by Kiersten White* Illusions of Fate by Kiersten White Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
OtherPride and Prejudice by Jane Austen The Story Cabin Pressure by Josh Wolk