Search Results: "Andrea Cremer"


BOOK REVIEW

RISE by Andrea Cremer
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 8, 2013

"Still exciting. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
This second prequel to the popular Nightshade werewolf series keeps the action moving. Read full book review >

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THE INVENTOR'S SECRET by Andrea Cremer
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 22, 2014

"On balance, it's an entertaining romp in a richly imaginative setting. (Steampunk. 12 & up)"
Paranormal-romance queen Cremer (the Nightshade series) tries her hand at writing steampunk with an alternative-history twist. Read full book review >

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RIFT by Andrea Cremer
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 7, 2012

"Exciting stuff, yet again. (Fantasy suspense. 12 & up)"
This prequel to the popular Nightshade trilogy takes readers to Scotland in 1404, where the Searchers and Keepers conflict begins. Read full book review >

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THE CONJURER'S RIDDLE by Andrea Cremer
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Nov. 3, 2015

"A suitably swashbuckling sequel. (Steampunk. 12 & up)"
The sequel to The Inventor's Secret (2014) finds plucky Resistance warrior Charlotte leading her small but trusty band of youthful rebels through the thickets and swamps of the New York Wildlands in a desperate bid to reach French-held rebel territory near a fictional New Orleans. Read full book review >

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WOLFSBANE by Andrea Cremer
ANIMALS
Released: July 1, 2011

"Creative and absorbing fantasy. (Paranormal adventure. 14 & up)"
This second installment in the well-received Nightshade series puts 17-year-old alpha girl-wolf Calla into an alignment with her erstwhile mortal enemies, the Seekers, in an effort to save her pack and eventually the world. Read full book review >

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INVISIBILITY by Andrea Cremer
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 7, 2013

"This love child of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Levithan's Every Day (2012) is surprisingly successful in the end. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
A story of doomed love on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Read full book review >

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THE TURNCOAT'S GAMBIT by Andrea Cremer
Released: Nov. 15, 2016

"A fast read and a satisfying conclusion to an authentic steampunk trilogy. (Steampunk. 12 & up)"
The sequel to The Conjuror's Riddle (2015) and the final novel in the Inventor's Secret trilogy brings to a conclusion the story of the attempts of the Resistance to overcome the evil Empire that controlled the American continent following a war loosely modeled on the U.S. Revolutionary War. Read full book review >

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BLOODROSE by Andrea Cremer
Released: Feb. 1, 2012

"Fans will eat it up. (Paranormal adventure/romance. 14 & up)"
Fast paced and full of action, the Nightshade trilogy comes to a howling conclusion. Read full book review >

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NIGHTSHADE by Andrea Cremer
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

"The book's underlying themes of individualism and freedom, however, lift it to a higher level, and they will probably have a chance to play out in a sequel—one readers won't have to feel too guilty about looking forward to. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
Teenage werewolves dominate an exclusive high school in Vail, Colo., in this supernatural thriller. Read full book review >

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DANCE IS FOR EVERYONE by Andrea Zuill
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 4, 2017

"Zuill ably proves that anyone can be a dancer, even if she is big, toothy, tailed, and green. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Ballet classes and recitals are not just for children and swans. Read full book review >

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PIERRE LE POOF! by Andrea Beck
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2009

"It's a charming enough canine caper, but, like Pierre, it lacks the vigor of the classic Harry the Dirty Dog. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A pampered poodle dreams of running free while his owner preps him to be a champion show-dog in this first of a projected series of Pierre adventures. Read full book review >