Books by Mark Peter Hughes

Released: Nov. 13, 2012

"Warmhearted and innocently wild, this stand-alone sequel will find appreciative fans among teen music obsessives and social activists. (Fiction. 12-15)"
The continuing, shambolic adventures of Rhode Island's rockingest trumpet-and-ukelele-based quintet finds plenty of sweet to balance out the sour (Lemonade Mouth, 2007). Read full book review >
A CRACK IN THE SKY by Mark Peter Hughes
Released: Aug. 24, 2010

"Nonetheless, there's enough excitement in this story of gadgets and intelligent animal sidekicks (Eli's pet mongoose, Marilyn, communicates with him telepathically) to keep readers turning pages—though possibly not enough to make them seek out volume two. (Science fiction. 12-13)"
Prophesied savior meets eco-thriller in this too-long apocalyptic adventure. Read full book review >
LEMONADE MOUTH by Mark Peter Hughes
Released: March 13, 2007

"Told from the perspective of the band members in diary entries, their individual characters emerge to charm readers, blending into a work with as much soul as Lemonade Mouth's music. (Fiction. YA)"
Five high-school misfits create a successful band, "Lemonade Mouth," despite constant attacks from popular rivals. Read full book review >
I AM THE WALLPAPER by Mark Peter Hughes
Released: May 10, 2005

"An entertaining contribution to the current private-diary-made-public trend. (Fiction. 9-12)"
An amusing, quirky tale of a girl who feels invisible (but isn't) becoming embarrassingly famous in her community for a photo involving cleavage. Read full book review >