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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.

Stunninginly Beautiful | Book Review: The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

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I’m more than thrilled to be a part of The Star-Touched Queen blog tour, and today I’ll be sharing my review of this stunning new fantasy novel! The Star-Touched Queen Blog Tour About the Book Goodreads | Amazon | Author ...

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YA Short Stories| Book Review: Summer Days & Summer Nights: Twelve Love Stories Edited by Stephanie Perkins

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It pains me greatly to tell you Summer Days and Summer Nights, the summer love short story collection was slightly disappointing… Book Review: Summer Days & Summer Nights: Twelve Love Stories Edited by Stephanie Perkins Goodreads | Amazon Title & ...

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Darkly Romantic | Book Review: Places No One Knows by Brenna Yovanoff

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Places No One Knows is not your typical YA romance… Book Review: Places No One Knows by Brenna Yovanoff Goodreads | Amazon | Brenna Yovanoff’s Website Title & Author: Places No One Knows by Brenna Yovanoff Genre: Young Adult – ...

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Top 10 Books That Will Make You Laugh

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I’m definitely in the mood for a good laugh – here are some of my favorite funny YA books… Top 10 Books That Will Make You Laugh 1. Georgia Nicolson series– by Louise Rennison. This is one of my favorite ...

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Thought-Provoking | Book Review: Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew Quick

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Every Exquisite Thing is a really different YA novel… Book Review: Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew Quick Goodreads | Amazon | Matthew Quick’s Website Title & Author: Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew Quick Genre: Young Adult – Contemporary Release Date: ...

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YA Mental Health | Book Review: Highly Illogical Behavior by John Corey Whaley

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Highly Illogical Behavior was not for me, BUT it could very well be for YOU. Book Review: Highly Illogical Behavior by John Corey Whaley Goodreads | Amazon | John Corey Whaley’s Website Title & Author: Highly Illogical Behavior by John ...

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April 2016 Young Adult Book Deals

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The pickins were slim this month, but there are still a handful of great young adult book deals in this month’s Kindle book deal post! YA At All Costs YA at all costs is a Read.Breathe.Relax. original feature that lists ...

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When We Collided Blog Tour: Guest Post from Emery Lord

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I’m a HUGE fan of Emery Lord’s and am so honored to be apart of her epic blog tour. Emery is a talented YA writer, and her new book When We Collided (available today!) is an incredible new addition to ...

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New Fantasy Series | Book Review: Ruined by Amy Tintera

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Ruined is a fantastic new YA fantasy series you won’t want to miss! Book Review: Ruined by Amy Tintera Goodreads | Amazon | Amy Tintera’s Website Title & Author: Ruined by Amy Tintera Genre: Young Adult – Fantasy, Adventure Release ...

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Top 10 YA Books I’ve Read Recently

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This has been an excellent year for YA books so far! Top 10 YA Books I’ve Read Recently 1. A Gathering of Shadows– by V.E. Schwab. I just LOVED this stunning sequel to A Darker Shade of Magic. It brought ...

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