Book Review: REVOLUTION BY JENNIFER DONNELLY

Book Title: Revolution

Author: Jennifer Donnelly

Genre: Young Adult / Historical

Summary: After losing her brother in a terrible incident, Andi Alpers is close to losing it herself. Angry that her mother isn’t coping with grief, and that her father left them in the wake of such a tragedy, all she has left is her music. It’s only when she’s nearly failing school that her father intervenes and decides to take her to Paris. Her only ticket back home- her senior thesis. Before she even gets to the bottom of it, however, Andi stumbles upon a diary belonging to a girl. Even though the courses of two centuries divides them, Andi feels a connection– a connection to Alexandrine’s Paris, and to the lost prince of France.

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Book Review: I am the messenger by MARKUS ZUSAK

Book Title: I am the Messenger

Author: Markus Zusak

Genre: Adult

Summary: Ed Kennedy has nothing going on for him. At the young age of 19, he rents a small place, stayed out of college, and is the youngest cab driver. He doesn’t expect to touch the world in anyway. At least, not until he foils a bank robbery. After being hailed a hero, Ed receives cards that sends him all over the place, to find people in their darkest moments, and find the courage to care for them.

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Book Review: Body & Soul

Book Title: Body & Soul (Book  )

Author: Stacey Kade

Genre: YA, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Humor, Romance

Summary:  Ever since Will and Alona crossed paths, they’ve been through a lot together, but now they’re on uncharted territory. In order to save a life, Alona is now in another’s body, and adapting to her new life is somewhat of a challenge when everyone expects her to be someone she isn’t, especially Will. Then she finds out that someone is pretending to be her and haunting her former best friend, and she’s determined to find out who it is. Finding a way out of this body would be a bonus. Except something goes horribly wrong, and now Will has to figure out how to save Alona, and possibly, have her stay by his side.

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Queen of the dead

Book Title: Queen of the Dead (Book 2 )

Author: Stacey Kade

Genre: YA, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Humor, Romance

Summary:  In two months, Alona and Will  figured out how to work together to help ghosts who are stuck in the in-between to pass on. Their more than friendship relationship is another story. But when Alona finds out her parents are moving on with their lives without her, Alona is set to make them remember who she was– with Will’s help of course. But Will gets distracted by another girl- another ghost-talker who’s part of a secret society. This is Will’s chance to get the answers he needs to understand who he is, but that doesn’t mean he’ll like what he’ll find, especially when it comes to Alona.

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Book Review: Delirium

Book title: Delirium

Author: Lauren Oliver

Genre: YA, Dystopia, Fiction

Summary:

“They say that the cure for love will make me happy and safe forever. And I’ve always believed them.

Until now.

Now everything has changed. Now, I’d rather be infected with love for the tiniest silver of a second than live a hundred years suffocated by a lie.”

There was a time when love was the most important thing in the world. People would go to the end of the earth to find it. They would tell lies for it. Even kill for it.

Then, at last, they have found a cure.

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