Category: Scholastic


Manor Of Secrets By Katherine Longshore

Manor Of Secrets Author: Katherine Longshore Category: Young Adult Publisher: Scholastic Release Date: 1-28-14 The year is 1911. And at The Manor, nothing is as it seems . . . Lady Charlotte Edmonds: Beautiful, wealthy, and sheltered, Charlotte feels suffocated by the strictures of upper-crust society. She longs to see the world beyond The Manor, […]

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The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater

The Dream Thieves (The Raven Cycle #2) Author: Maggie Stiefvater Category: Young Adult Publisher: Scholastic Release Date: 9-17-13 Now that the ley lines around Cabeswater have been woken, nothing for Ronan, Gansey, Blue, and Adam will be the same. Ronan, for one, is falling more and more deeply into his dreams, and his dreams are […]

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Ex Libris Audio: The Scorpio Races

The Scorpio Races Author: Maggie Stiefvater Narrators: Steve West and Fiona Hardingham Performance: Excellent Available Now It happens at the start of every November: the Scorpio Races. Riders attempt to keep hold of their water horses long enough to make it to the finish line. Some riders live. Others die. At age nineteen, Sean Kendrick […]

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The Darkest Path by Jeff Hirsch

The Darkest Path Author: Jeff Hirsch Category: Young Adult Publisher: Scholastic Release Date: 9-24-13 A civil war rages between the Glorious Path–a militant religion based on the teachings of a former US soldier–and what’s left of the US government. Fifteen-year-old Callum Roe and his younger brother, James, were captured and forced to convert six years […]

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The Boy On The Bridge by Natalie Standiford

The Boy On The Bridge Author: Natalie Standiford Category: Young Adult Publisher: Scholastic Release Date: 7-30-13 Laura Reid goes to Leningrad for a semester abroad as Cold War paranoia is peaking in 1982. She meets a young Russian artist named Alexei and soon, with Alexei as her guide, Laura immerses herself in the real Russia–a […]

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Remainders (18)

I am never more grateful to live in Texas than when I go to the Texas Library Association annual convention.  I was lucky enough to attend this year’s convention and had a fabulous time!  Even though the book bloggers see each other on Twitter every day, it’s always nice to meet-up in person.  It’s also […]

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Ex Libris Audio: How To Say Goodbye In Robot

Find out more information about this feature and my ratings here. How To Say Goodbye in RobotAuthor: Natalie StandifordNarrator: Kate RuddPerformance: ExcellentAvailable Now New to town, Beatrice is expecting her new best friend to be one of the girls she meets on the first day. But instead, the alphabet conspires to seat her next to […]

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