Search Results: "Kieran Scott"


BOOK REVIEW

COMPLETE NOTHING by Kieran Scott
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"It's another light romp through high school romance, with an exotic paranormal twist. (Paranormal romance. 12-18)"
This second installment of the True Love series finds Eros, a goddess in this series, setting out to make her second true love match after being drained of her powers by Zeus. Read full book review >

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SHE’S SO DEAD TO US by Kieran Scott
Released: May 25, 2010

"A cliffhanger ending will entice teens back for more high-school clique drama. (Fiction. YA)"
As in the author's Non-Blonde Cheerleader and Private series (the latter written as Kate Brian), this first installment in a new series depicts the twin angsts of high school and high society. Read full book review >

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A NON-BLONDE CHEERLEADER IN LOVE by Kieran Scott
FICTION
Released: June 21, 2007

"Still plenty of fun, especially for the rah-rah crowd. (Fiction. YA)"
The continuing saga of Annisa Gobrowski, the only brunette in her beachside Florida high school, becomes a Mars-vs.-Venus battle when the award-winning cheerleading squad adds guys, including Annisa's now-official boyfriend, Daniel. Read full book review >

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Released: May 1, 1991

"Scott has found a generous and insightful biographer. (Photographs-not seen.)"
The 1983 TV mini-series The Jewel in the Crown, adapted from The Raj Quartet, exposed millions on both sides of the Atlantic to the work of British novelist Scott, who had died five years previously. Read full book review >

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GEEK MAGNET by Kieran Scott
FICTION
Released: May 1, 2008

"Predictable, but with a few speed bumps to keep it interesting. (Fiction. YA)"
KJ Miller just can't say no to geeks, which makes her a magnet for Washington High's least desirable bachelors, who range from nerdy to creepy. Read full book review >

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JINGLE BOY by Kieran Scott
FICTION
Released: Sept. 9, 2003

"Disappointingly, Scott misses the chance to acknowledge any real reasons why Christmas could ever be disliked, and fails to separate the meaningful aspects of Christmas from the shallow. (Fiction. YA)"
A familiar story arc—best Christmas ever, worst Christmas ever, best Christmas ever—gets a shallow incarnation. Read full book review >

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PRETTY FIERCE by Kieran Scott
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 1, 2017

"A page-turner. (Thriller. 12-18)"
Kaia is the daughter of professional assassins whose final job went bad and killed them both. Now, however, Kaia has some reason to believe that her mother might be alive, and she sets out with her boyfriend, Oliver, to find out. Read full book review >

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THIS IS SO NOT HAPPENING by Kieran Scott
Released: May 1, 2012

"Can chick lit come with depth and wit too? Yes, it can. (Romance. 14 & up)"
The course of true love does not run smooth in this funny and sensitive third installment of Scott's comic chick-lit romance series. Read full book review >

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HE'S SO NOT WORTH IT by Kieran Scott
Released: June 7, 2011

"It's chick lit with redeeming features that may help it appeal to a wide audience. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
Ally wants her dad and her boyfriend, Jake, to come back; Jake wants Ally back, but he can't figure out how to approach her. Failure for both leads to over 300 pages of tantrums, but the teens will learn in the end, as might some readers. Read full book review >

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WHAT WAITS IN THE WOODS by Kieran Scott
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 31, 2015

"Readers will be kept up late, shocked to discover the depth of the darkness that lies in the woods. (Suspense. 12-18)"
A camping trip turns deadly for a group of friends as a cackling stalker creeps among the trees, waiting for the perfect moment to strike. Read full book review >

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ONLY EVERYTHING by Kieran Scott
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 6, 2014

"Charlie and Katrina are just the first couple; hooked readers can expect the fun to continue. (Chick lit/fantasy. 12-17)"
Comedy, romance and chick lit mix with Greek mythology when Zeus sends Eros, daughter of Aphrodite, to Earth. Read full book review >

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I WAS A NON-BLONDE CHEERLEADER by Kieran Scott
FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2005

"Scott shows incisive insight into the culture of adolescent girls while delivering suspense and well-developed emotional conflicts that should hold young readers' interest throughout. (Fiction. YA)"
The excellent writing in this new offering from Scott, who wrote The V Club (2004) as Kate Brian, belies its silly title. Read full book review >