Category Archives: Young Adult

Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case by Patricia Hruby Powell, illustrated by Shandra Strickland

I would like to think that I don’t have to explain Loving vs. Virginia and that the case is common knowledge. The book is the story of a landmark civil rights case, told in spare and gorgeous verse. Mr. and … Continue reading

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Teen Frankenstein (High School Horror Story, Book 1) by Chandler Baker

It is a dark and stormy night when Victoria Frankenstein, Tor, accidentally hits someone with her car. And she sorta kills him. But all is not lost–Tor, being the scientific genius and all, she brings him back to life…but does … Continue reading

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Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, Book 2) by Leigh Bardugo

Why yes, yes I did go to NYC for the book launch of Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo. Why no, no I did not run home and read it. Why? Because I knew my life would be over once I … Continue reading

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