Search Results: "Miranda Kenneally"


BOOK REVIEW

YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 31, 2012

"Some gems for readers willing to get out the sieve. (Nonfiction. 12 & up)"
Plodding through this mostly disposable collection of blog posts is claustrophobically tiring, like watching someone else reflected in a hall of mirrors. Read full book review >

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JESSE'S GIRL by Miranda Kenneally
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 7, 2015

"Highly enjoyable. (Romance. 12-18)"
Maya lives for rock music, so when she gets the chance to shadow a country music star for career day, she isn't impressed. Read full book review >

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THINGS I CAN'T FORGET by Miranda Kenneally
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 1, 2013

"That said, Kate's growth will keep readers, Christian or otherwise, reading. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
A struggle for self-identity forms the core of this crowded novel, the latest entry in Kenneally's Hundred Oaks series. Read full book review >

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DEFENDING TAYLOR by Miranda Kenneally
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 5, 2016

"Read it for Taylor's journey but not for anything deeper. (Fiction. 12-18)"
When a Tennessee senator's daughter is expelled from her posh prep school, she faces challenges at her new, public high school. Read full book review >

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BREATHE, ANNIE, BREATHE by Miranda Kenneally
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 1, 2014

"Despite the racing theme, a pleasingly deliberate look at grief and healing. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Running the marathon that her boyfriend can't will change Annie's life—and not just for 26 miles. Read full book review >

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STEALING PARKER by Miranda Kenneally
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 4, 2012

"With characters this nuanced, many teens won't mind all the issues flying fast and furious. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
Readers of this teen novel will appreciate its realistic and witty dialogue as they navigate its tightly packed plot. Read full book review >

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COMING UP FOR AIR by Miranda Kenneally
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 4, 2017

"The frank depiction of female teenage sexuality elevates this series entry. (Romance. 16-18)"
An Olympic-caliber swimmer seeks gold in romance in the latest of Kenneally's interconnected Hundred Oaks series. Read full book review >

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JESSE IS A FRIEND
by Mandy Wan

 

BOOK REPORT for Jesse's Girl by Miranda Kenneally

Cover Story: The Point Is Probably Moot
BFF Charm: Yeah, I Know, She's Been a Good Friend of Mine
Swoonworthy Scale:
 Ain't That the Way Love's Supposed to Be?
Talky Talk: It's Been Cool with the Lines
Bonus Factors:
 Twist and Shout, Thank You for ...


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THE COMEBACK KID
by Mandy Wan

BOOK REPORT for Defending Taylor by Miranda Kenneally

Cover Story: Nearly Headless Kissyface
BFF Charm: Platinum Edition
Swoonworthy Scale:
8
Talky Talk: Miranda Kweenneally
Bonus Factors:
Political Daughter, Cameos, Self-Love
Relationship Status: Whirlwind Romance

Cover Story: Nearly Headless Kissyface

I actually like this; it's so bright and colorful, and it goes back to the grass theme that was mostly ...


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BOOK REVIEW

LADY WINDERMERE'S LOVER by Miranda Neville
ROMANCE
Released: June 24, 2014

"A smart, witty and emotionally dense love story that explores friendship and trust along its passionate and compelling journey."
A year after marrying his wife—a commoner—to regain an estate he gambled away, Damian, Earl of Windermere, is surprised to find himself drawn to the accomplished beauty he married. Read full book review >

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THE DUKE OF DARK DESIRES by Miranda Neville
ROMANCE
Released: Dec. 30, 2014

"The main characters' appreciation of art adds color to the story, which is otherwise an entertaining but unsurprising tale about falling in love with the enemy."
Years after the French Revolution, the only surviving daughter of a marquis travels to England to avenge herself on her family's betrayer. Read full book review >