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Author Archives: Lisa Parkin

I'm a hardcore lover of young adult fiction and have been reviewing books since 2011. Other interests include Downton Abbey, heat lightning storms, Harry Potter land and (begrudingly) one orange tabby.

Top 10 Futuristic Books I Love

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There are so many great YA science fiction books out there right now that I had to do my part in promoting the awesomeness available! Top 10 Futuristic Books I Love 1. Cinder– This series has several great futuristic settings ...

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New Fantasy Series | Book Review: Burning Glass by Kathryn Purdie

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Burning Glass was not for me… Book Review: Burning Glass by Kathryn Purdie Goodreads | Amazon | Kathryn Purdie’s Website Title & Author: Burning Glass by Kathryn Purdie Genre: Young Adult – High Fantasy Release Date: March 1, 2016 Series: ...

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Time Travel Adventure | Book Review: The Girl From Everywhere by Heidi Heilig

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The Girl From Everywhere will get your heart racing! Book Review: The Girl From Everywhere by Heidi Heilig Goodreads | Amazon | Heidi Heilig’s Website Title & Author: The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig Genre: Young Adult – Fantasy, ...

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Paranormal Fantasy | Book Review: The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff

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The Replacement is a dark paranormal fantasy story that has a scary cover but NEVER FEAR! It’s not (that) disturbing… Book Review: The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff Goodreads | Amazon | Brenna Yovanoff’s Website Title & Author: The Replacement by ...

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Let’s Discuss: Books That Made Us Feel Things

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In which we talk about the power of words…

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Top 10 Romances in YA Books

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I don’t know why I like to set myself impossible tasks. This post is basically pitting me against myself because HOW CAN I CHOOSE?! NOTE: This post may contain spoilers! You’ve been warned. Top 10 Romances in YA Books 1. ...

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YA Heard Book News: January 2016

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In which I make some eye-opening discoveries… YA Heard? With RBR – January 2016 Neil Patrick Harris in talks to star in Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events From Entertainment Weekly I always wondered what happened to the Series of ...

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Snow White Retelling | Book Review: The Shadow Queen by C.J. Redwine

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The Shadow Queen was a total let down. Book Review: The Shadow Queen by C.J. Redwine Goodreads | Amazon | C.J. Redwine’s Website Title & Author: The Shadow Queen by C.J. Redwine Genre: Young Adult – Fantasy, Retelling Release Date: ...

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Book-to-Movie Review: The 5th Wave

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The 5th Wave movie is definitely a film with mixed reviews… Book-to-Movie Review: The 5th Wave As a Movie Well, well, well. If it isn’t another YA book to movie adaption. Now that The Hunger Games franchise is officially over, ...

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Addicting YA SciFi | Book Review: Starflight by Melissa Landers

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Starflight MUST be put at the top of your TBR like NOW. Book Review: Starflight by Melissa Landers Goodreads | Amazon | Melissa Landers’s Website Title & Author: Starflight by Melissa Landers Genre: Young Adult – Science Fiction Release Date: ...

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