Search Results: "Amy Plum"


BOOK REVIEW

AMY by Mary Hooper
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"But the near-universal obsession with chat will nevertheless make this an easy sell, and readers will enjoy this vicarious brush with danger. (Fiction. 11-15)"
A cautionary tale from Britain about love on the Internet demonstrates the influence of online chat on teenage girls on both sides of the Atlantic. Read full book review >

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IF I SHOULD DIE by Amy Plum
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 7, 2013

"Formulaic but fun, which makes all the difference. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
The Die for Me series about an American teenager involved with undead revenants in Paris concludes. Read full book review >

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AFTER THE END by Amy Plum
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 6, 2014

"Attractive characters and the fresh, present-day setting should hook genre fans. (Paranormal suspense. 12-18)"
Plum serves up another paranormal-suspense series opener. Read full book review >

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UNTIL I DIE by Amy Plum
Released: May 8, 2012

"Good thrills and intrigue. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
Another human-undead romance produces some good entertainment in this second of a trilogy involving "revenants" in Paris. Read full book review >

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UNTIL THE BEGINNING by Amy Plum
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 5, 2015

"Different enough from all the rest to keep genre fans reading. (Paranormal suspense. 12-18)"
Picking up right where it left off, the story that started with After the End (2014) continues.Read full book review >

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DREAMFALL by Amy Plum
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 2, 2017

"In this case, as each chapter is predictable, the sequel will be more of the same. (Science fiction. 14-18)"
Jaime Salvator, a top pre-med student at Yale, witnesses an unprecedented sleep experiment involving teenagers who suffer from insomnia—and how it goes dreadfully wrong. Read full book review >

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DIE FOR ME by Amy Plum
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 10, 2011

"Those obsessed with paranormals won't dislike anything here, but everyone else should give it a miss. (Paranormal romance. 12-14)"
Boy meets Girl. Boy turns out to have a deep—nay, otherworldly—connection to Girl despite being the loneliest member of a family of immortal, sexy, good-hearted monsters. Read full book review >

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LITTLE PLUM by Ed Young
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 28, 1994

"A trickster tale rich with meaning and handsomely set. (Folklore/Picture book. 4-10)"
Drawing on two Chinese-language versions of a traditional tale about a boy even smaller than Tom Thumb, Young portrays a hero who's sure to endear himself to listeners and storytellers alike. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AMY SNOW by Tracy Rees
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 7, 2016

"Far too predictable to be truly suspenseful."
The adventures of a foundling who embarks on a treasure hunt in Victorian England. Read full book review >

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AMY TAN by Barbara Kramer
BIOGRAPHY
Released: June 1, 1996

Kramer (Alice Walker, 1995) describes in a clear narrative Tan's complex personal history, her intricate Chinese-American family story, and above all, her tangled relationship with her mother as the wellsprings for her fiction. Read full book review >