Books by Alex Flinn

TOWERING by Alex Flinn
Released: May 14, 2013

"Readers may pick it up for the reimagined fairy tale, but they'll remember it for Rachel. (Fantasy. 12-18)"
A contemporary retelling of "Rapunzel" overcomes a somewhat connect-the-dots feel with its gentle, spirited heroine. Read full book review >
BEWITCHING by Alex Flinn
Released: Feb. 14, 2012

"Clever and enjoyable. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
This entertaining twist on "Cinderella" centers on a centuries-old witch who sometimes helps her friends. Read full book review >
CLOAKED by Alex Flinn
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 25, 2011

A warmhearted, goofy and occasionally quite silly tale—tales, really— featuring 17-year-old Johnny, a poor but honest shoemaker in a luxury hotel on Miami's South Beach who dreams of designer glory and keeping the electricity on. Read full book review >

A KISS IN TIME by Alex Flinn
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 1, 2009

Sleeping Beauty wakes up in the 21st century; clichés ensue. Read full book review >

BEASTLY by Alex Flinn
FANTASY
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

Cavalier and cruel, Kyle Kingsbury rules as prince of an upper-crust school until he angers the wrong Goth girl, who casts a spell that makes him look as ugly as his inner self. Read full book review >

DIVA by Alex Flinn
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

Determined to become an opera diva, 16-year-old Caitlin McCourt transfers to Miami High School of the Arts (MHSA), where at first fitting in with her talented new classmates is difficult. Read full book review >

FADE TO BLACK by Alex Flinn
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2005

Before 17-year-old Alex transfers to a small Florida high school, its administrators announce at an assembly that he's HIV-positive. Read full book review >

NOTHING TO LOSE by Alex Flinn
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2004

The helplessness and anger of a teenager who knows that his father is beating his mother infuse this arresting tale set in contemporary Miami. Read full book review >

BREAKING POINT by Alex Flinn
FICTION
Released: May 1, 2002

Why does a seemingly nice boy become violent? Read full book review >

BREATHING UNDERWATER by Alex Flinn
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 31, 2001

Nick Andreas—16, rich, smart, popular—seems to have a perfect life, and when beautiful, talented Caitlin becomes his girlfriend, it looks to outsiders as though it can't get any better. Read full book review >