Dread Nation by Justina Ireland

By | 2018-09-15T11:10:09+00:00 September 15th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Fantasy and Sci-Fi, Horror, TCPL, Teen|

When zombie start to rise from battlefields and from graves during the Civil War, it causes a bit of a problem for everyone involved: the War Between the States becomes the War Between the Living and the Dead. The walking dead, called shamblers, are decimating cities as they hunt for more living food to eat. Jane [...]

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Stay Sweet by Siobhan Vivian

By | 2018-07-07T11:36:22+00:00 July 7th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, TCPL, Teen|

Amelia had plans for her summer, but they are all dashed when she reports to her first day as Head Girl of Meade’s (all girl run) Creamery and finds owner Molly Meade dead. While Amelia won’t have the summer she wanted, she will get the one she needs. Stay Sweet by Siobhan Vivian is a coming [...]

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Abandon by Meg Cabot

By | 2017-10-23T15:27:44+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Categories: BookClique, Teen|

Pierce died, then she met a boy. In that exact order. When Pierce first saw and met John Hayden, she thought he was a murderer. She wasn’t entirely wrong, he does take lives, but not in the same sense. After the accident, Pierce is just trying to forget and move on. But, even with a new [...]

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The Redemption of Callie and Kayden by Jessica Sorensen

By | 2017-10-23T15:27:45+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Categories: BookClique, Teen|

Jessica Sorensen is known as one of the founding authors for the new genre, New Adult. She doesn’t disappoint in this college age novel, but be forewarned that there are themes of abuse. Main characters, Callie and Kayden seem to live completely different lives. Callie has been the “freak” for the last 4+ years while Kayden [...]

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Firstlife by Gena Showalter

By | 2017-07-10T21:39:39+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: BookClique, Fiction, Teen|

In Firstlife, death is simply another beginning. Before you die, you must decide which realm you’re going to take when the end of your firstlife comes, Troika or Myriad. Tenley “Ten” Lockwood refuses to be forced to decide. If she doesn’t choose the right realm, her parents risk losing everything. In an effort to save their [...]

Ruined by Amy Tintera

By | 2017-07-10T21:38:52+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: BookClique, Fiction, Teen|

I have to admit I am a fan of women who are powerful in any of the fictional books I read. Ruined by Amy Tintera is another prime example of a heroine named Em that is powerful, skillful, and mischievous at times. Em’s home world has been damaged by war and her parents were killed and [...]

The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid

By | 2017-07-10T21:42:16+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: BookClique, Fantasy and Sci-Fi, Fiction, Teen|

A Diabolic is a personal body guard who is programmed to do anything necessary for the person they are created to protect. Nemesis is a diabolic, created to protect Sidonia, daughter of an influential galactic senator. When, during an political power struggle, the emperor asks that Sidonia travel to the capital, the senator and his family [...]

The Loners By Lex Thomas

By | 2017-07-10T21:44:22+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: BookClique, Fiction, Teen|

Recently I finished reading The Loners by Lex Thomas. This is an older novel that was released in 2012 and is part one of at least a four part series called Quarantine. The other titles in this series are The Saints (2013), The Burnouts (2014) & The Giant (2016). An ordinary school day leads to chaos [...]

Earth Girl By Janet Edwards

By | 2017-07-10T21:44:40+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: BookClique, Fiction, Teen|

Can a “disadvantaged” girl survive in a classroom full of “norms”? Recently I finished reading Earth Girl by Janet Edwards. This is an older novel that was released in 2013 that is part one of at least a three part series. The other titles in this series are Earth Star (2014) & Earth Flight (2015). The [...]

Tales of the Peculiar by Ransom Riggs

By | 2017-07-10T21:48:28+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: BookClique, Fiction, Teen|

I loved Ransom Riggs’ YA series. I loved the imagination used, the world building, the character’s transformations. I loved the mystery and action. I cried and laughed and sung with the characters throughout all three books. Then the trilogy came to a close, and I was distraught about whether I would ever find a book (or [...]