Review: Black Beauty

Title: Black Beauty Author: Anna Sewell Published: 1877 Page Count: 263 Rating: 5/5 Black Beauty is a high spirit horse and does well for his owner but then he is sold and learns that not all masters are as kind. As he goes from master to master, he experiences hard work and that some men … More Review: Black Beauty

Review: Illuminae

Title: Illuminae Author: Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Published: 2015 Page Count: 599 Rating: 4/5 As if life couldn’t get more complicated for Kady. It’s the year 2575 and Kady has just broke up with her boyfriend Ezra and the next day their planet, Kerenza was invaded by the corporation BeiTech. Ezra ends up on … More Review: Illuminae

Review: Never Fade

Title: Never Fade Author: Alexandra Bracken Published: 2013 Page Count: 507 Rating: 3/5 If you have not read The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken, this review may contain spoilers for The Darkest Minds but not Never Fade. As part of Ruby’s deal, she is now working for the Children’s League, where they call her Leader. … More Review: Never Fade

Review: Mayfly

Title: Mayfly Author: Jeff Sweat Published: 2018 Page Count: 356 Rating: 2/5 Thank you JKS Communications for sending me a finished copy of Mayfly to review. Jemma is a gatherer in The Holy Wood, where girls become Mamas at fifteen and boys become their protectors, called Muscle. They spend their lives trying to survive and … More Review: Mayfly

Review: Just So Stories

Title: Just So Stories Author: Rudyard Kipling Published: 1902 Page Count: 201 Rating: 2/5 Just So Stories is a collection of short stories about animals and man. But the stories mostly surround animals. There are 12 stories with a poem at the end of each story. How the Whale Got His Throat | Rating: 3/5 … More Review: Just So Stories

Review: Fireworks

Title: Fireworks Author: Katie Cotugno Published: 2017 Page Count: 324 Rating: 2/5 Dana and Olivia are inseparable. They have been best friends forever and are now high school graduates. Olivia is talented and has been training to be a star her entire life, where as, Dana has been cheering her along but with no future … More Review: Fireworks