Books by Joelle Charbonneau

GRADUATION DAY by Joelle Charbonneau
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 3, 2014

"Conspiracies, counterconspiracies, lies and double crosses: It's quite a ride. (Dystopian thriller. 12 & up)"
After discovering in Independent Study (2014) that the rebellion is secretly controlled by the administration it purports to act against, Cia must choose whom to trust. Read full book review >
INDEPENDENT STUDY by Joelle Charbonneau
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"Though this novel feels at times a bit too much like an extended setup for the final installment, shocking last-minute revelations about a potential rebellion against the government will leave many readers eagerly anticipating the series conclusion. (Dystopian adventure. 12-18)"
Having survived the gladiatorial university entrance exam in The Testing (2013), Cia and her childhood friends begin studying to become leading rebuilders of their post-apocalyptic society. Read full book review >
SKATING UNDER THE WIRE by Joelle Charbonneau
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"The fourth entry in Charbonneau's amusing series is her best, combining the usual quirky characters with more romance and a surprising denouement."
Who would kill a sweet, elderly nursing home resident? Read full book review >
THE TESTING by Joelle Charbonneau
Released: June 4, 2013

There are no grades in this dystopian future—only survival.

It's graduation day for 16-year-old Malencia "Cia" Vale, and she's hoping to be selected for The Testing in Tosu City, a necessary prerequisite to attend the University. Read full book review >

SKATING ON THE EDGE by Joelle Charbonneau
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Oct. 2, 2012

"Rebecca's amusing third continues to flesh out its continuing characters while providing an eccentric bunch of murder suspects."
A skating rink owner is involved in yet another murder. Read full book review >
SKATING OVER THE LINE by Joelle Charbonneau
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Oct. 4, 2011

A small-town girl who yearns to go back to Chicago is saddled with a reputation as a crime fighter.

Great news for Rebecca Robbins: There may be a buyer for her roller rink. Read full book review >

SKATING AROUND THE LAW by Joelle Charbonneau
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Oct. 5, 2010

"Funny and sexy, with a teasing mystery. Janet Evanovich fans will find Charbonneau's debut a good fix while they're waiting for Stephanie Plum's latest."
A country-born urbanite's return to the big city is delayed by murder. Read full book review >