Tag Archive for Teen LBGT Lit

10 Books I Wish I Read in 2010

Over the last eight months since I began YABookShelf.com, I’ve read a lot of books targeted at teens for this site and I’ve come to realize just how much I love these novels. Yay me! For the first time since I was actually a teen myself, I read a lot of paranormal novels, which were really fun and entertaining. I… Read more →

What's In My Mailbox?: The December 20th Edition

Some book bloggers read a very select number of genres for their site. I focus primarily, as you know, on young adult fiction, but I have really broad reading interests, which means that I love reading books from a variety of genres. Perhaps that is part of the reason that I’m so excited about the wide range of books I… Read more →

What's In My Mailbox?: The November 15th Edition

Getting to know those who are different than you is something tricky for people of all ages. Kids have questions they can’t answer and adults don’t want them to ask out of politeness. Adults try to pretend that they don’t notice anything different, even though they clearly do, because they’re trying to be politically correct. And teens, on the other… Read more →


Buy Wildthorn Special $12.00 (Regular price: $16.00) Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Format: Hardcover Reviewer: Melissa on August 19, 2010 Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars She was on her way to become a companion at the Woodville residence, but when the carriage stops, she finds herself locked away in the insane asylum known as Wildthorn Hall. First they take her clothing,… Read more →