Search Results: "Kami Corban"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Dec. 3, 2012

"An honest, affecting journey of self-discovery."
A woman starts over after losing her sense of security in this gritty memoir of survival and growth. Read full book review >

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KAMI AND THE YAKS by Andrea Stenn Stryer
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2007

A deaf Sherpa lad braves lightning and hail to search for his family's missing yaks in this handsomely packaged, original tale. Read full book review >

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THE BOY PROBLEM by Kami Kinard
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 29, 2014

"For any spirited, entrepreneurial teen that's ever had a crush, this sweet read is sprinkled with lessons on life, love and business. (Fiction. 10-13)"
Middle schooler Tabitha, Kara's BFF from The Boy Project (2012), is looking for a boyfriend in this perky sequel. Read full book review >

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THE TEARS OF DARK WATER by Corban Addison
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 13, 2015

"A fast-paced thriller that puts its humanitarian moral at the forefront."
When six characters have their lives changed forever by an act of piracy, they must decide who is to blame—and what can be forgiven. Read full book review >

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THE GARDEN OF BURNING SAND by Corban Addison
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 6, 2014

"Addison's second novel (A Walk Across the Sun, 2013) is both an affecting tale of a tragically abused girl and a convincing plea for humanitarian support in Africa."
In Zambia, Kuyeya—a teenage girl with Down syndrome—is raped, and American human rights lawyer Zoe Fleming dedicates herself to finding the attacker and bringing him to justice. Read full book review >

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UNBREAKABLE by Kami Garcia
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"This vivid, thoroughly imagined paranormal world will draw readers into its icy realm. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
In a fast-paced series opener, Kennedy Waters encounters a ghost, loses her mother and meets a love interest—all in the first few pages. Read full book review >

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THE LOVELY RECKLESS by Kami Garcia
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 4, 2016

"A wild and enjoyable ride. (Romance. 14-18)"
Garcia switches gears smoothly from paranormal into contemporary teen fiction in this fast-paced story of trauma, loss, new love, and high-speed cars. Read full book review >

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UNMARKED by Kami Garcia
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"Fans hungry for more Legion tales will be left waiting breathlessly for Garcia's next installment. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
In this much-anticipated sequel to Unbreakable (2013), Legion members seek to contain a demon unleashed on an unsuspecting world. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2012

"Kara's boy-crazy experiment lends refreshing perspective on teen relationships, and the results point to self-enlightenment. (Fiction. 10-13)"
Looking for a boyfriend takes on a whole new meaning when 14-year-old Kara starts her research project. Read full book review >

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BEAUTIFUL DARKNESS by Kami Garcia
FANTASY
Released: Oct. 12, 2010

"Nevertheless, readers eager to revisit Ethan and Lena's romantic tension and learn more about the Caster world and the Ravenwood family legacy will find satisfaction here. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
This second volume in the trilogy that started with Beautiful Creatures (2009) opens in the aftermath of magic Caster Lena Duchannes's climactic 16th birthday. Read full book review >

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DANGEROUS CREATURES by Kami Garcia
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: May 20, 2014

"Prickly yet endearing Ridley makes a sturdy anchor for this expansion of the Caster world; fans will be pleased. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
This spinoff/continuation of the supernatural Beautiful Creatures (2009) world focuses on bad-girl Siren Ridley Duchannes. Read full book review >

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BEAUTIFUL CREATURES by Kami Garcia
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Jan. 1, 2010

"Ethan's wry narrative voice will resonate with readers of John Green as well as the hordes of supernatural-romance fans looking for the next book to sink their teeth into. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
This smart, textured and romantic Southern Gothic takes place in Gatlin, S.C., where cheerleaders and the basketball team run the high school and the Daughters of the American Revolution and Civil War re-enactors run the town. Read full book review >