Imogen’s Secret – B. Fleetwood

ISBN: 9781537074399. November 13th 2016. With thanks to TBC Reviewers and B. Fleetwood for supplying me with a paperback copy. Seventeen-year-old Imogen Reiner has extraordinary abilities. She can read emotions, the coloured spectrum of auras unseen by anyone else. Struggling to know why, and unable to make sense of the mismatched memories of her past,…

Give Me A K-I-L-L – R.L. Stine

ISBN; 9781250058966. 4th April 2017. St. Martin’s Press. A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin’s Griffin. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying my ecopy. At Shadyside High, cheerleading can be a scream! For the first time since the original series, R.L. Stine brings back his most beloved characters—the cheerleaders of Shadyside High. The cheerleading squad…

Gilt Hollow – Lorie Langdon

ISBN; 9780310751854. Zonderkidz-books. 27 September 2016. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying me with an Ecopy. Willow Lamott’s best friend is a convicted killer, and no one in the small town of Gilt Hollow will let her forget it. Over four long years, she’s tried to fade into the background—but none of that matters when…

Decelerate Blue – Adam Rapp and Mike Cavallaro

ISBN; 9781596431096. First Second Books. February 14th 2017. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying me with an E-copy. The future waits for no one. In this new world, speed and efficiency are everything, and the populace zooms along in a perpetually stimulated haze. Angela thinks she’s the only person in her family—maybe the only person…

Mermaid Trouble – Andy Mulberry

ISBN; 9781542491037. Blueglass Press. 15 Jan 2017. Thanks to Netgalley for supplying my e-copy. My name is Lana Ingram, and I can tell when people are lying. It got me kicked out of high-school, go figure. My mom’s kinda weird, my sister social-media famous and my boyfriend is the best. Then Kellen shows up—tall, dark,…

The Scarecrow Queen – Melinda Salisbury.

ISBN; 9781407147659. Scholastic Press. March 2nd 17. With thanks to Nudge Books for supplying me with a copy. The final battle is coming . . . As the Sleeping Prince tightens his hold on Lormere and Tregellan, the net closes in on the ragged band of rebels trying desperately to defeat him. Twylla and Errin…

The Gift Maker – Mark Mayes

ISBN; 9781911331773. Urbane Publications. 23rd February 2017. I received this book from Nudge Books. Gifts ought to be free, but they never are. They tie you to the wishes of others. To your own sad expectations. To the penitentiary of your dreams.’ Late one night, Thomas Ruder receives a strange package: a small blue box….

The Owl At The Window – Carl Gorham

ISBN: 9781473642324. Published 9th February. Coronet. With thanks to Bookbridgr for providing copy.  ‘She is dead. She was here just now and she was alive. How can she suddenly be dead? People in history are dead. Old people are dead. Grandparents are dead. Other people are dead. Not people like me. Not this person. The…

Freeks – Amanda Hocking

ISBN; 978125084774. Published 3rd January 2017. Published by St Martin’s Press. With thanks to Netgalley for sending me an eARC copy. Welcome to Gideon Davorin’s Traveling Sideshow, where necromancy, magical visions, and pyrokinesis are more than just part of the act… Mara has always longed for a normal life in a normal town where no…

Wishbones – Virginia Macgregor

ISBN; 9780008217303. Published May 18th 2017. Harlequin (UK) Limited. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying me with an eARC. Feather Tucker has two wishes: 1)To get her mum healthy again. 2) To win the Junior UK swimming championships. When Feather comes home on New Year’s Eve to find her mother – one of Britain’s most…

The Bone Witch – Rin Chupeco

ISBN; 9781492635826. Published March 7th. Sourcebooks Fire. With thanks to Netgalley for supplying me with an eARC. Tea is different from the other witches in her family. Her gift for necromancy makes her a bone witch, who are feared and ostracized in the kingdom. For theirs is a powerful, elemental magic that can reach beyond…

Stop The World – Sherry Mayes

ISBN; 9781519648877. Published by Createspace. December 9th 2015. Based on a true story. Beauty Queen, Jody Angel Taylor, believes her life is all mapped out – glamorous, clever and popular, and due to marry her handsome boyfriend, she has it all. Until one night she has a devastating car crash, ending up paralyzed – and…