My Life Before Me Review

Title: My Life Before Me Author: Norah McClintock Genre & Age Group: Historical fiction, mystery, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: Nothing worth fighting for comes easy. Cady has always wanted to be a reporter, like her hero Nellie Bly, so after a fire burns down the orphanage she lives in, she’s ready to leave small-town Ontario … Continue reading My Life Before Me Review

Innocent Review

Title: Innocent Author: Eric Walters Genre & Age Group: Historical fiction, mystery, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: Sometimes you have to look back in order to move forward. After the orphanage she lives in is destroyed by fire, Betty, an innocent and trusting teen, takes a job as a maid in Kingston, Ontario. Welcomed into the … Continue reading Innocent Review

The Unquiet Past Review

Title: The Unquiet Past Author: Kelley Armstrong Genre & Age Group: Historical fiction, paranormal, mystery, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: You can only hide from the truth for so long. Tess has always been tormented by waking visions that make her question her sanity. When the orphanage she lives in burns down, she decides to face … Continue reading The Unquiet Past Review

We Were Liars Review

About the book: Title: We Were Liars Author: E. Lockhart Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, mystery, thriller, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: A beautiful and distinguished family. A private island. A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy. A group of four friends—the Liars—whose friendship turns destructive. A revolution. An accident. A secret. Lies upon lies. … Continue reading We Were Liars Review

The Truth Commission Review!

About the book: Title: The Truth Commission Author: Susan Juby Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, realistic fiction, mystery, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: This was going to be the year Normandy Pale came into her own. The year she emerged from her older sister’s shadow—and Kiera, who became a best-selling graphic novelist before she even graduated … Continue reading The Truth Commission Review!