A book of short stories about teenagers, framed by a potty-mouthed teen. The teens are all on a wilderness hike back to civilization, as a rehabilitation for crimes they did or didn’t do. “I was framed” is interesting when someone is volunteering their crime. Stephanie Kuehn wrote the only 5 star story: Why I Set … More Feral Youth by Shaun David Hutchinson
What absolute fun. A young teen wants tickets to a rock concert, his friend figures that roadies get free tickets, and then things go wrong. Incidentally, the teen is a a troll, his friend is a pooka, and the band is mixed troll and human. So much fun. Found a bunch of Jane Yolen’s books, … More Boots and the Seven Leaguers by Jane Yolen
Don’t judge a book by it’s cover? Go ahead and judge this one. Fast paced adventure, romance delayed because “I hate my family” not because the 2 romantics annoy each other. First book in series is already ordered. MUST READ NAOW.
The king is crowned, people are knighted, people are born, people die, people get hurt. In short, life goes on. People with magic conspire, get educated, get in trouble, try to learn from their mistakes, make new mistakes. This is very much a continuation of the saga. Disclaimer, I didn’t read the previous books, and … More The King’s Deryni by Katherine Kurtz
I enjoyed some of the books in this series, but this one took a boring turn halfway through. Could not finish.
Someone burned down a former theif’s shop. You try to go straight, and what happens? How is this fair??? So, pull together a team, make a plan, take revenge. Then find out that there’s more going on.
Excellent story – could not put it down. Potential subtitles for this book: The one where no one gets what they want. The one where things snowball because no one wants to take responsibility. The one where a kid doesn’t know the rule and the kid pays for it, and when the teacher doesn’t know … More Nothing But the Truth by Avi