Wirewalker

Title: Wirewalker Author: Mary Lou Hall Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers Pub. Date: 6 September, 2016 Genre: YA, fiction     From the publisher: “Fourteen-year-old Clarence Feather knows no world beyond desolate Mayfair Heights. Three years ago, his mother was killed before his eyes by a stray bullet. When his father becomes unable to…

Apocalypse Now Now

Title: Apocalypse Now Now Author: Charlie Human Narrator: David Atlas, Fiona Hardingham Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks Pub. Date: 1 October, 2015 Genre: Urban Fantasy Recommended for ages 16 and up   Baxter is in trouble. He needs to save his girlfriend and decide to either protect the world or rule it, but he is just an…

The Doubt Factory

Title: The Doubt Factory (Audio) Unabridged Author: Paolo Bacigalupi Narrator: Emma Galvin Publisher: Listening Library (2014) Genre: YA, Contemporary Thriller Alix, the privileged daughter of a man who is paid to protect the reputation of large Corporations by sowing doubt, falls into the hands of tech savvy orphan pranksters set on changing the world. Doubt…

The Book of Ivy

Title: The Book of Ivy (audiobook) Author: Amy Engel Narrator: Taylor Meskimen Publisher: 2014 Listening Library (Audio) Genre: YA, Romance A young daughter raised to be driven by murderous hatred is forced to marry the son of mortal enemies in order to keep a historic peace. In a divided society walled off from the devastated…

The Raven Cycle Series

Title(s): The Raven Boys (2012), The Dream Thieves (2013), Blue Lily, Lily Blue (2014)(audiobook) Author: Maggie Stiefvater Narrator: Will Patton Publisher: Scholastic Audio Genre: Teen/YA speculative fiction/fantasy (literary) ♥♥♥♥♥ Great titles to add to your YA literacy booster lists This review combines the first three books of Maggie Stiefvater’s series,  The Raven Cycle. Blue Sargent,…