Search Results: "Jennifer L. Armentrout"


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STONE COLD TOUCH by Jennifer L. Armentrout
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Nov. 1, 2014

"Demonic fun. (Paranormal romance. 14-18)"
The saga of a girl who's a hybrid of demon and Warden, the gargoyle-type creatures who fight demons, continues (White Hot Kiss, 2014).Read full book review >

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WHITE HOT KISS by Jennifer L. Armentrout
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 25, 2014

"Totally entertaining. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
Yes, it's another novel about exotic paranormal hybrids, but this one's written with wry humor that seeps into nearly every sentence, making it constantly entertaining no matter its subject. Read full book review >

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FALL WITH ME by Jennifer L. Armentrout
ROMANCE
Released: March 31, 2015

"Not perfect but escapist and engaging."
Roxanne "Roxy" Ark has been in love with Reece Anders for years without acting on it, but when she faces a number of threats, Reece compels her to acknowledge her danger and their attraction. Read full book review >

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DON'T LOOK BACK by Jennifer L. Armentrout
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 15, 2014

"An engaging, if flawed, mixture of mean girls, steamy romance and psychological terror. (Thriller. 14-18)"
This engrossing thriller packs a heady atmospheric punch with plenty of theatrical scares, but it's a bit too transparent to fully succeed as a mystery. Read full book review >

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THE PROBLEM WITH FOREVER by Jennifer L. Armentrout
Released: May 17, 2016

"A mainstream romance that covers well-trod territory. (Romance. 13 & up)"
After surviving a horrific foster home together, a girl is reunited with the boy who always sought to protect her. Read full book review >

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Josie Jameson and the Stone Witch by Jennifer L. Hotes
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: July 10, 2015

"A delicious supernatural mystery that spans centuries."
Secrets, lies, and teenage angst abound in Hotes' (Josie Jameson and the Fourth Tombstone, 2015, etc.) second installment of a supernatural YA series.Read full book review >

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BOSTON JANE by Jennifer L. Holm
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"We can only hope that the endearing and occasionally improbable adventures of Boston Jane, with their nicely blended mix of real events and characters inspired by actual pioneers, will continue. (Fiction. 10-14)"
It's now several months since Boston Jane (Boston Jane: An Adventure, 2001) arrived in Shoalwater Bay, Washington Territory, having traveled from proper Philadelphia to marry William and having found William married to another. Read full book review >

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GAME ON! by Jennifer L. Holm
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 28, 2013

"Funny and snarky as ever, with a cautionary but reassuring message that this common malady will, like most childhood colds and fevers, run its course naturally without outside intervention. (science project, drawing page) (Graphic novel. 7-9)"
School assignments, sleep and even Super Amoeba comics go by the wayside when protozoan protagonist Squish is "infected" by a video game. Read full book review >

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BABYMOUSE by Jennifer L. Holm
ANIMALS
Released: May 23, 2006

"Squeak. (Graphic novel. 6-8)"
The little mouse with the big personality skips through a third set of mini trials and triumphs, presented in two-color graphic novel-style panels. Read full book review >

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BABYMOUSE by Jennifer L. Holm
ANIMALS
Released: Dec. 27, 2005

"99, ISBN 0-375-93230-5). (Graphic fiction. 7-9)"
In a graphic novelette illustrated in minimal, two-color style, the Holms introduce a small, klutzy mouse with a very big imagination. Read full book review >

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SUNNY SIDE UP by Jennifer L. Holm
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"Funny, poignant, and reassuringly upbeat by the end but free of glib platitudes or easy answers. (afterword) (Graphic historical fiction. 9-11)"
Family troubles temporarily strand 10-year-old Sunny in a Florida retirement community. Imagine the recreational possibilities. Read full book review >

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ANIMALS
Released: June 1, 2004

"The closing revelation that his transatlantic flight was no accident makes a tantalizing lead-in to the next episode, due in October. (Fiction. 10-12)"
Writing as "Holm & Hamel," the authors open the case files of a feline James Bond. Read full book review >