Snapshot

AGE RATING: 14+

TEEN RATING: 4.1/5

TEEN OVERVIEW: Despite being a short novel physically and a short story, Snapshot is by no accounts a novel to laugh at or pass over because as small and short as the book may seem it packs a punch only few authors are capable of delivering with such few words. Whatever Snapshot lacks in size, it makes up for it many times over in the quality and the lasting effect the story has on the reader. If ever there was a time to heed the warning, “Never judge a book by it’s cover,” it would be with Snapshot. Continue reading Snapshot

The Rest Of Us Just Live Here

AGE RATING: 15+

TEEN RATING: 4.1/5

TEEN OVERVIEW: Really enjoyable read. Very refreshing compared to many of the literacy options available for Young Adults to read and a powerful reminder to us all, that even though not all of us are destined for greatness, that doesn’t mean we can not therefore be, ‘great’. Or even more compelling, that we are already great and simply haven’t fully realised it yet. Continue reading The Rest Of Us Just Live Here

Mythos

AGE RATING: 14+

TEEN RATING: 4/5

TEEN OVERVIEW: Fry manages to explore many of the intricate and fine inner workings of the Ancient Greek religion while also somehow simultaneously keeping it light and interesting creating, frankly, a surprising good read. Continue reading Mythos

Department 19

AGE RATING: 13+

TEEN RATING: 3.5/5

TEEN OVERVIEW: Certainly an incredible amount of background work must have taken place to give the book such a realistic and tactile feel to it, while also integrating it into the history of the human race so soundly. Cementing the authenticity of Department 19 as almost, real. But, vampires don’t exist? Or do they? Altogether a great and slightly different read! Continue reading Department 19