Books by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

THE LONG GAME by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: June 7, 2016

"Aims to be Scandal for teens and mostly succeeds. (Thriller. 12-18)"
A girl uses her considerable talent to resolve her friends' problems in her elite high school until she finds herself in an uncontrollable situation in this sequel to The Fixer (2015). Read full book review >
THE FIXER by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: July 7, 2015

"Intriguing despite its unevenness. (Thriller. 12-18)"
A girl from a ranch in Montana must quickly adjust to life in Washington, D.C., when her older sister puts their ailing grandfather into a facility. Read full book review >
KILLER INSTINCT by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: Nov. 4, 2014

"A welcome addition to the teen-sleuth genre. (Mystery. 12-15)"
In order to catch a serial killer, a quintet of gifted teens needs first to cooperate with one another in this sequel to The Naturals (2014).Read full book review >
THE NATURALS by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: Nov. 5, 2013

"Unanswered questions will have those readers on tenterhooks for the next in the series. (Mystery.14 & up)"
A teen with a special ability and a tragic past is recruited by the FBI to join a group of young profilers. Read full book review >
NOBODY by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: Jan. 22, 2013

"Gripping, with a dramatic climax and just enough room for a sequel. (Science fiction. 12 & up)"
In a fast-paced and simply told action story, Claire, who has spent her life being ignored, teams up with Nix, the boy raised to kill her. Read full book review >
EVERY OTHER DAY by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: Dec. 27, 2011

"Some good thrills. (Science fiction. 12 & up)"
Dial up the suspense in this series opener about a girl superhero who battles monsters. Read full book review >
RAISED BY WOLVES by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: June 8, 2010

"Despite these shortcomings, the mysteries of Bryn's identity should keep readers hooked, and there's plenty to discuss in terms of gender roles and Pack politics. (Paranormal. YA)"
Bryn, 15, lives between worlds. Read full book review >
FATE by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: March 10, 2009

"A fantastical and well-woven web of mythology, teenage anxiety and friendship. (Fantasy. YA)"
Despite her mother's nagging, high-school senior Bailey has no post-graduation plans: Picking a college isn't her biggest concern, especially when the fate of the world rests on her shoulders. Read full book review >
PLATINUM by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: Sept. 11, 2007

"Fast-paced fun. (Fiction. YA)"
At Emory High, each student's status as a popular Golden or Non- (Golden) is crucial, except in the case of Lilah Covington, whose knockout combination of beauty, confidence, manipulative scheming and popularity elevates her to platinum status. Read full book review >
TATTOO by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: Jan. 9, 2007

"Fantastical, but with a reality check. (Fiction. YA)"
Just like any other Friday night, close friends Bailey, Delia, Zo and Annabelle are hanging out at the mall, but when the girls apply temporary tattoos of strange symbols, the evening quickly becomes anything but ordinary. Read full book review >
GOLDEN by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Released: July 25, 2006

"A well-balanced blend of fast-moving fantasy and light, playful chick-lit. (Fantasy. YA)"
Although framed around the typical moving-to-a-new-neighborhood story and its related angst, this tale immediately bypasses predictability as protagonist Lissy James reveals her secret ability to see and interpret the color of people's auras. Read full book review >