Search Results: "Amy Plum"


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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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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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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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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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THE DEBUTANTE DIVORCÉE by Plum Sykes
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2006

"The semi-existent plot and ditzy characters serve as background for a lesson in what to wear if you have money to burn."
Sykes (Bergdorf Blondes, 2004) turns her affectionately satiric attention to the A-list divorce circuit. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 27, 2011

"A delightfully fun summer vacation book for young readers."
In this fast-moving middle-grade novel, a tomboy spends her summer working for a witchy woman, searching for treasure in an old house and trying to track down her missing bicycle, all while making new friends and learning valuable lessons. Read full book review >

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STREAMS OF BABEL by Carol Plum-Ucci
FICTION
Released: May 1, 2008

"Plum-Ucci takes the incredible and makes it all too believable. (Fiction. YA)"
It's February, 2002, in Trinity Falls, N.J., a sleepy little suburban town south of New York City. Read full book review >

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FOLLOWING CHRISTOPHER CREED by Carol Plum-Ucci
FICTION
Released: Sept. 5, 2011

"Finally, what of Christopher Creed himself? Fans will have to slog through 400+ pages to spot the subtle and not-so-subtle clues that lead to the truth in this sort-of thriller. (Mystery. 12 & up)"
Ghosts, dead bodies, dark secrets and bad energy still lurk in Steepleton, N.J., the boondocks town made famous by the disappearance of high-school loser Christopher Creed. Read full book review >

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THE BODY OF CHRISTOPHER CREED by Carol Plum-Ucci
FICTION
Released: May 1, 2000

Plum-Ucci makes a memorable fiction debut with this soapy tale of a teenager's disappearance from a small New Jersey town asimmer with dirty secrets. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 1, 2006

"However, Plum-Ucci's mastery at intensifying their observations into something dire and ominous speeds the plot along and should keep readers wondering just how this convoluted mystery will wrap up. (Fiction. YA)"
Shots fired from a gun passed hand-to-hand around a group of teens on a rickety dock are blamed for the disappearance and possible death of Casey Carmody, the impulsive younger sister of Kurt, the popular member of the in-crowd. Read full book review >