The Shaken Earth by Toni Sorenson

The Shaken Earth by Toni Sorenson

Fragile, twelve-year-old Yolisha is afraid thinking about her first ride on a brightly painted tap-tap. The city is much farther than she has ever been from her small village of Makak, but Yolisha must go. Tomorrow she has an appointment in Port-au-Prince with the doctor who understands her special illness. But she is terrified that she might lose the grasp of her mother’s hand on […]

October 10, 2011 / 0 Comments

All I Got for Christmas by Rebecca Shelley

Oh No! Principal Green says Santa can’t come to the school Christmas party. Monkey needs a plan to get Santa to come. Too bad Monkey’s ideas get him on Santa’s Naughty List. It looks like all he’ll get for Christmas is a bucket of coal. But when a blizzard knocks out the power lines and buries the roads, it’s up to Monkey and the Smartboys […]

October 8, 2011 / 0 Comments

Huber Hill and the Dead Man’s Treasure by B.K. Bostick

Huber Hill wishes he could exchange lives with somebody—anybody! He endures each day of junior high, tormented by his long-time adversary, Scott McCormick. And at home, his parents bicker endlessly. His only escape from all the madness is Grandpa Nick. But tragedy strikes when Grandpa Nick dies, and Huber Hill is devastated… until he opens a mysterious box left behind just for him. An old […]

October 8, 2011 / 0 Comments

Samara by Andrea Pearson

Samara by Andrea Pearson

Young Adult Romance Novella. 102 pages. Print, e-Book. When Samara Oldroyd takes a break from her somewhat insane family to browse a music store, she meets the funniest, most attractive and awesome guy ever. A phone call interrupts their conversation, and she has to leave before she can find out anything about him—what his name is, where he’s from, and why his smile is so […]

October 7, 2011 / 0 Comments

The Next Door Boys by Jolene B. Perry

Leigh Tressman has been known as a lot of things – the girl who sings, the girl who sews, Jaron’s little sister, and last year, the girl with cancer. With her body still recovering from the cancer treatments, she’s determined to be independent and convinces her parents to let her follow her overprotective brother, Jaron, to BYU. With an ever expanding line of young men […]

October 7, 2011 / 1 Comment

Variant by Robison Wells

Benson Fisher thought that a scholarship to Maxfield Academy would be the ticket out of his dead-end life. He was wrong. Now he’s trapped in a school that’s surrounded by a razor-wire fence. A school where video cameras monitor his every move. Where there are no adults. Where the kids have split into groups in order to survive. Where breaking the rules equals death. But […]

October 6, 2011 / 2 Comments

Her Italian Soldier by Rebecca Winters

Plucked from obscurity to model in an exciting campaign on the Amalfi coast, Annabelle Marsh can’t wait for her month away! Surely, surrounded by so much natural beauty, her emotional bruises can’t help but recover. However, she’d planned to heal her wounds in private—sharing accommodations with a darkly brooding, battle-scarred army pilot was not on the agenda! Ex-nurse Annabelle is compelled to help Lucca, even […]

October 5, 2011 / 0 Comments

Silence by Becca Fitzpatrick

The noise between Patch and Nora is gone. They’ve overcome the secrets riddled in Patch’s dark past…bridged two irreconcilable worlds…faced heart-wrenching tests of betrayal, loyalty, and trust…and all for a love that will transcend the boundary between heaven and earth. Armed with nothing but their absolute faith in each other, Patch and Nora enter a desperate fight to stop a villain who holds the power […]

October 5, 2011 / 0 Comments

Circle of Secrets by Kimberley Griffiths Little

After her mother walked out on Shelby Jayne and her dad, Shelby thought she’d never speak to her mamma again. But with her dad leaving the country for work, it turns out she doesn’t have a choice: Shelby has to move back into her mamma’s house, deep in the heart of the Louisiana bayou. Her new classmates tease and torment her, so Shelby’s relieved to […]

October 4, 2011 / 0 Comments

Infinity Blade: Awakening by Brandon Sanderson

Trained from birth in swordplay and combat, a young knight named Siris has journeyed to the Dark Citadel with a single purpose: fight through the army of Titans to face the tyrannical God King in one-on-one combat. This was his father’s sacred mission, and his father’s before him, going back countless generations in an effort to free their people from enslavement. But when Siris somehow […]

October 3, 2011 / 0 Comments