Tag Archive for Contemporary YA


Gena / Finn by Hannah Moskowitz and Kat Helgeson & Interview

Whether you’re part of one or multiple fandoms, whether you write, read, or steer clear of fanfic, you have to give this one a try. Seriously. Moreover, like my fave book by Hannah Moskowitz, Gone, Gone, Gone, there is a big emotional aspect to Gena / Finn. If you want a punch in the feels, then you don’t want to miss this unique, contemporary YA novel. Read more →

Last December

Buy Last December Special $14.28 (Regular price: $18.95) Publisher: Puffin Canada Format: Hardcover & paperback Reviewer: Melissa on December 7, 2010 Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars Fifteen-year-old Steven has a lot to tell his little sister Sam. He needs to tell her about Jenny and how just the freckles on her arm make his synopses go crazy. She needs… Read more →

Thirteen Reasons Why

Buy Thirteen Reasons Why Special $9.49 (Regular price: $16.99) Publisher: Razorbill Format: Hardcover Reviewer: Melissa on December 6, 2010 Rating: 4 out of 5 stars In Jay Asher‘s debut YA novel, Thirteen Reasons Why, Clay Jensen gets home from school to find a package without a return address waiting for him. At first he’s pretty excited, but as he begins… Read more →