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REVIEW! - YOUNG ADULT BOOKS

YOUNG ADULT BOOKS

After last week’s Teen Romance Reviews, I kind of got sucked into the Young Adult genre — and there is absolutely nothing wrong with that!

So this week I have some more teen stories, and while not all of them are classified as “romances,” they all do have a little bit of teenage love in the air, on the field, and under the water. 😉

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Right Girl, Wrong Timing
(Offsides #3)
 

By Natalie Decker

Adaline Frost’s life officially sucks. Now that her BFF has found her true love, Addy is constantly stuck being the third wheel. On top of that, she hasn’t started her junior project yet, so her advisor pairs her up with what could only be described as the “Reject Breakfast Club.”…

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Faking Forever
(First Wives #4)

By Catherine Bybee

Shannon Wentworth’s biological clock is ticking, and she isn’t going to let her single status keep her from having a baby. When her wedding-photography business takes her to Mexico, she has every intention of finding a willing baby daddy to help her out. Until the bride goes AWOL, leaving Shannon to coddle the arrogant fiancé who has accused her of sabotaging his wedding…

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The One & Only
(The One Love #1)
 

By Maria La Serra

Two New York editors learn that their office feud and love-hate feelings could be the perfect way to find the love that they both have been looking for—that is if they don’t kill each other first…

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REVIEWS! - TEEN ROMANCE

TEEN ROMANCE REVIEWS

Valentine’s Day was last month and I made sure to partake in all the romance reeds that I could get my hands on! If love is still in the air for you, then here are a few of the Teen Romances I read last month.

Just a heads-up: you’ll need a box of tissues, your gay best friend, your big-girl (or big-boy) pants ready to speak-up, and your iTunes subscription handy for this list of must reads!

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The Haunting of Elmwood Manor
(A Pekin Dewlap Mystery)
 

By Pamela McCord

Pekin Dewlap hasn’t seen a ghost since she was twelve. But she’d do anything to get them back. Starting a ghostbusting business with her two best friends, Amber and Scout, seems like the perfect way to accomplish her goal. Of course, playing with ghosts isn’t high on their wish list, so Pekin has to do some arm-twisting to get them on board….

*** Click here to keep reading + an excerpt from this middle-grade mystery & for your chance to win an Amazon Gift Card! Also, make sure to check back April 9th for my full review! ***

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Tumble
(A Dogwood Lane novel)
 

By Adriana Locke

After being burned by her dream job in New York City, sports journalist Neely Kimber suddenly finds herself jobless and paying a long-overdue visit to her hometown in Tennessee. Her plan? Relax, reset, and head back up the corporate ladder. There’s just one unexpected step…

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Travel Diaries of the Dead and Delusional 

By Lauren Nicolle Taylor

Nineteen-year-old Langley is crazy…like get out the straight jacket and prepare the padded room kind of crazy. She knows it, and the kicker is—she’s choosing to stay that way. She clings to the persistent and intrusive hallucination of her dead sister by choice. Sure, it might be nice to live life in the real world. But not if it means she has to let Sarah go….

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Gabe:
A Reed Security Romance
 
(Reed Security #11)

By Giulia Lagomarsino

Gabe. Sexy, badass protector with some interesting sexual proclivities. 
Isabella. Mother of two and currently filing for divorce. 
One night at a bar brought them together, but could Gabe opening the door the morning after actually tear them apart? 

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The Princess of Baker Street 

By Mia Kerick

“Always wear your imaginary crown” is Joey Kinkaid’s motto. For years, Joey, assigned male at birth, led the Baker Street kids in daring and imaginative fantasy adventures, but now that they’re teenagers, being a princess is no longer quite so cool. Especially for a child who is seen by the world as a boy.

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Hot Justice
(Hostile Operations Team #14)
 

By Lynn Raye Harris

She's searching for justice. He's searching for peace. 
What they need is each other. They just don't know it yet...

*** Click here to read more + an excerpt & for your chance to win an Amazon Gift Card + signed copies of Hot Secrets, Hot Seal Target, Hot Seal Redemption! ***

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Snowed In - Ross and Ashton 

By JV Speyer

Massachusetts State Trooper Ross Huber is giving one last sweep of the roads before heading in for the night. The nor’easter hitting the Boston area is worse than expected by an order of magnitude, and the governor has just issued a travel ban. He finds a wrecked car half buried in a snowbank and rescues its human and canine occupants from carbon monoxide poisoning, but is forced to take shelter with them in a vacant or abandoned house when the roads are blocked…

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SPOTLIGHT!

Live to Thrive:
Cultivating Healthy Habits to Build a Strong Mind-Body Connection for Success

By Amir Rad

What is success? How is it related to health and fitness? How does a powerful mindset lead to success?

In Live to Thrive, Amir Rad delivers his methods of attaining success from an entrepreneurial perspective, as a master personal trainer, and a competitive athlete…

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Killer Lies
(Deadly Encounters #2)
 

By Zia Westfield

Kelsey Tremayne’s life unraveled in the summer of her 16th year when she and a friend were abducted…

Sam Carmichael stays focused on the job and keeps his personal interactions limited…

Can two people hurt by their pasts survive a criminal’s web to find a future together?

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