Search Results: "Danielle Vega"


BOOK REVIEW

THE MERCILESS by Danielle Vega
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 12, 2014

"It'll take a sturdy reader not to keep flinching—or put this exercise in sensation down altogether. (Horror. 16-18)"
Mean Girls with an occult twist. Read full book review >

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SURVIVE THE NIGHT by Danielle Vega
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 7, 2015

"Both scary and gory, tailor-made for fans of the genre. (Horror. 12-18)"
A girl gets out of rehab but can't stop herself from hanging with her wild friend. Read full book review >

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THE EXORCISM OF SOFIA FLORES by Danielle Vega
Released: July 5, 2016

"A departure from the Mean Girls aesthetic of the first book but a sequel still meant for only the most unflinching of readers. (Horror. 14 & up)"
Sofia Flores returns, this time to save her own soul, as a relentless demon, Catholic dogma, and a sinfully attractive classmate threaten to tear her apart in Vega's gruesome sequel to Merciless (2014). Read full book review >

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ACCESS DENIED by Denise Vega
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2009

"However, Erin's ups and downs are humanizing, entertaining and real. (Fiction. 9-13)"
Ever funny and clever, Erin tackles eighth grade. Read full book review >

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FACT OF LIFE #31 by Denise Vega
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 13, 2008

"Told in Kat's passionate voice, this coming-of-age novel, with its romantic subplot, snappy dialogue and strong secondary characters, will appeal to fans of Sarah Dessen. (Fiction. YA)"
High-school junior Kat Flynn loves working after school at her mother's birthing center where her kindness and compassion make her popular with the expectant mothers. Read full book review >

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REBECCA HOROWITZ, PUERTO RICAN SEX FREAK by Edgardo Vega Yunqué
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2008

"Too slack for satire."
An attempt at parody in the form of a memoir, from Puerto Rico native Yunqué (Blood Fugues, 2005, etc.). Read full book review >

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SOMETIMES I FEEL LIKE A FOX by Danielle Daniel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 11, 2015

"This book will fascinate children expanding their horizons and learning about other cultures (or, in the case of Anishinaabe kids, their own). (author's note) (Picture book. 5-8)"
An introduction to the Anishinaabe tradition of totem animals. Read full book review >

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CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2005

"Muster your courage for Erin's cringe-inducing escapades. (Fiction. 8-12)"
Erin navigates the trials of 7th grade's social mortifications. Read full book review >

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BURNING by Danielle Rollins
Released: April 5, 2016

"A wildly fulfilling and frightening read. (Horror. 13 & up)"
Stephen King's Firestarter meets Walter Dean Myers' Monster.Read full book review >