Peace disappears as a girl with dangerous past seeks sanctuary in The Red Abbey Chronicles by Maria Turtschaninoff [Review]
“I am no storyteller,” Maresi tells us when she begins to recount the events that happened when she was at the Red Abbey. But in the following pages, we discover the opposite of what she claims.
Here we are again in a dystopian future where adults have messed things up and teenagers are struggling to create a world worth living in.
If a lion tamer teaches big cats how to adapt to being told what to do and not kill its humans, you can probably work out what animal wilders do.
In his latest novel, William Hussey takes Robert Louis Stevenson's theme of good versus evil, throws in modern concerns like cyber bullying and social media, and comes up with a very modern chiller.
Young teenage boys are having a tough time at the moment if they are looking an interesting new action hero of their own age with a thrilling story to tell.
The Iron King is an unoriginal mashup of existing stories that is readable if not groundbreaking [Review]
What exactly is the point of a sequel? If a sequence of novels is planned from the start as a series because the story is too big to be told in one book, like Harry Potter, Twilight or The Hunger Games, it makes sense.
In Unbecoming, award-winning novelist Jenny Downham has given herself the luxury of more than 400 pages to build up this gripping tale of family discord and drama.
Here we are again in that post-apocalyptic world that YA authors love so much. But V. Peyton’s take is a bit different from the rest.
What sort of teenage girl would steal the clothes from a man’s corpse and then join the army? One whose life is at rock-bottom and who will grab any chance to stay alive.