Search Results: "Elle Kennedy"


BOOK REVIEW

MIDNIGHT ALIAS by Elle Kennedy
Released: Feb. 5, 2013

"It's just too much of a stretch, darlin'."
The second installment in Kennedy's romantic suspense Killer Instinct series (Midnight Rescue, 2012, etc.) pairs lots of naughty words with corresponding body parts and a sloppy plot. Read full book review >

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THE SUFFERING TREE by Elle Cosimano
Released: June 13, 2017

"A dark mixture of mystery, history, romance, and fantasy. (Paranormal romance. 14-adult)"
Blood and water prove equally strong for a troubled teen dealing with small-town secrets. Read full book review >

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NEARLY GONE by Elle Cosimano
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 25, 2014

"Tense and engaging—well worth the effort of suspending one's disbelief. (Mystery. 12-18)"
In a suspenseful high school whodunit, AP chemistry student Nearly "Leigh" Boswell investigates a series of murders for which someone is trying to frame her. Read full book review >

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CLOCKWISE by Elle Strauss
Released: Oct. 17, 2011

"Readers who 'trip' back in time with Casey will wish they could stay longer in her strangely relatable place."
In Strauss' debut novel, Casey Donavan must deal with all the average problems of the average, modern teenage girl: body image issues, mean girls at school, an impossible crush—and spontaneous time travel. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BONES OF THE DEAD by Elle Newmark
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 23, 2007

"Intelligence is the daily special on Newmark's menu, served with facility and skill."
A street orphan finds himself in the kitchen of an enlightened chef as a storm of political intrigues and desperate desires buffet the Most Serene Republic of Venice. Read full book review >

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NEARLY FOUND by Elle Cosimano
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 2, 2015

"A sequel every bit as nail-biting as its predecessor. (Mystery. 14-18)"
A mysterious killer once again targets Nearly "Leigh" Boswell for science-themed murders and harassment. Read full book review >

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HOLDING SMOKE by Elle Cosimano
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 3, 2016

"Intertwined spectral and real worlds deliver double the thrills. (Paranormal suspense. 11-16)"
Leaving his actual body behind in prison, Smoke can move through the world as a ghost in this fantastic yet real portrait of a survivor seeking answers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SANDALWOOD TREE by Elle Newmark
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 5, 2011

"Unbalanced—heavy on storytelling, short on enchantment."
A busy, twin-themed historical links the lives and loves of rule-breaking women across two centuries. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE KENNEDY CHRONICLES by Kennedy
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 30, 2013

"Mildly entertaining but superficial and unremarkable."
One of the original video jockeys waxes nostalgic on her time with the MTV network. Read full book review >

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SPINNING WHEEL GOT TO GO ROUND
by Mandy Curtis

BOOK REPORT for What Goes Up by Katie Kennedy

Cover Story: Upside Down
BFF Charm: Single White Female
Swoonworthy Scale: 3
Talky Talk: Science Fiction
Bonus Factors: Alternate Dimensions, Coach Taylor Award
Relationship Status: One and Done

Cover Story: Upside Down

Excuse me, Mr. Astronaut, but you might want to mosey North a little. I know how gravity works, and ...


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AMERICA! CUSS YEAH!
by Mandy Wan

BOOK REPORT for Learning to Swear in America by Katie Kennedy

Cover Story: Sparse and Simple
BFF Charm: Big Sister
Swoonworthy Scale:
3
Talky Talk: Research and Russian
Bonus Factors:
Culture Shock, Child Prodigy, Reverse Ferris, Sarcastic Older Brother
Relationship Status: Just Friends

Cover Story: Sparse and Simple

Even though I don't find this to be out-of-this-world fantastic—it's ...


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BOOK REVIEW

TENDER NO JUDGMENT by Elle St. John
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 3, 2017

"An often effective blend of offbeat romance and high-stakes action-adventure."
Love blossoms between unlikely partners in St. John's (No Boundaries, 2016, etc.) steamy contemporary romance.Read full book review >