Beyond the Grave (Past Midnight #3)by Mara Purnhagen

Beyond the Grave (Past Midnight #3)by Mara Purnhagen Paperback, 256 pages Published August 30th 2011 by Harlequin Teen Synopsis: A haunting new tale in the Past Midnight series… I can’t move forward with my life until I know my demons are confined to the past… Being Charlotte Silver, the daughter of famous paranormal investigators, means my life isn’t like that of other teenage girls. Especially after what happened to my parents. Things changed. I missed prom and deferred my big college plans. But I still have my boyfriend, Noah. He’s everything I could want—if I can figure out what’s up Continue Reading

Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen

I love Sarah Dessen’s books. As I have said before, her books have the ability to be refreshing, simple and light yet talk about issues that are not-so-simple either. It is easy to connect to her characters and there is no way you don’t feel for them. Auden is a perfect girl, she is studious – brings straight A’s – acts more mature for her age. She lives with her mother, who is a professor at a university. She tries hard to live upto the standard her mom wants. And her father (who is also a Professor) divorced her mother Continue Reading

One Hundred Candles (Past Midnight #2) by Mara Purnhagen

One Hundred Candles (Past Midnight #2) by Mara Purnhagen Paperback, 240 pages Published February 15th 2011 by Harlequin (first published February 9th 2011) It’s taken a long time for me to feel like a normal teenager. But now that I’m settled in a new school, where people know me as more than Charlotte Silver of the infamous Silver family paranormal investigators, it feels like everything is falling into place. And what better way to be normal than to go on a date with a popular football star like Harris Abbott? After all, it’s not as if Noah is anything more Continue Reading

The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley

Flavia de Luce is a not your normal 11 year old girl. She is a genius, spends her days doing chemical experiments and her specialty is poisons. She lives with her widowed father and 2 sister ( whom she totally despises) in an old mansion. Everything is normal until one day there is a dead bird with a stamp in it’s beak and not long after Flavia finds a man in their cucumber bush, breathing his last. Flavia is not sad or evenly remotely depressed. She takes it upon herself to solve the crime, in which her father is the Continue Reading

Starless Sky by Paige Agnew

Starless Sky by Paige Agnew Paperback, 456 pages Published January 20th 2010 by Trafford Publishing Synopsis: Starless Sky – Starless Sky is about a girl, Kahlen, who is experiencing the loss of a friend. Kahlen feels alone and lonely, but she also gets tired of people feeling sorry for her and giving her sympathetic looks. Going to Dean’s Creek is the only place she finds solace. Well, at least it WAS the only place until Kennley showed up. Now she can’t even find solace there…or can she? In the midst of loss, there is life; a sentiment Kahlen was not Continue Reading

The Lying Game by Sara Shepard

The Lying Game (The Lying Game #1) by Sara Shepard eBook, 208 Pages Published December 7th 2010 by HarperTeen Source: Netgalley Synopsis: I had a life anyone would kill for.Then someone did. The worst part of being dead is that there’s nothing left to live for. No more kisses. No more secrets. No more gossip. It’s enough to kill a girl all over again. But I’m about to get something no one else does—an encore performance, thanks to Emma, the long-lost twin sister I never even got to meet. Now Emma’s desperate to know what happened to me. And the Continue Reading