“Impostors” by Scott Westerfeld

Although I was dimly aware that a new book in the Uglies universe was coming out this year, I hadn't paid a whole lot of attention to Impostors, so it's mostly chance that I stumbled upon it in the library less than a month after publication. (I'm surprised my library had it so quickly, to … Continue reading “Impostors” by Scott Westerfeld

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“No Virgin” by Anne Cassidy

I don't read a lot of 'serious' contemporary YA. Let's face it, I'm not big on contemporary generally, because I need magic in my life, and the serious ones tend not to fulfil my escapist needs when it comes to books. However, I know they tackle important topics and tell stories that need to be … Continue reading “No Virgin” by Anne Cassidy

“Acne, Asthma, And Other Signs You Might Be Half Dragon” by Rena Rocford

As the title of this book suggests, Rocford's novel is about a teenage girl who discovers she's actually part dragon -- and her best friend is part troll. I requested it from NetGalley because I used to be obsessed with dragons, and also because the title reminded me of a few of Tom Holt's novels, … Continue reading “Acne, Asthma, And Other Signs You Might Be Half Dragon” by Rena Rocford