Search Results: "Stacey Kade"


BOOK REVIEW

THE RULES by Stacey Kade
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 23, 2013

"The traditional cliffhanger ending leaves readers hungry for the next course. (Science fiction. 12 & up)"
A likable science-fiction romance features strong co-protagonists who know where they come from, but not who they are. Read full book review >

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QUEEN OF THE DEAD by Stacey Kade
FICTION
Released: June 7, 2011

"Ghost and the Goth lovers. (Paranormal. 12 & up)"
Former cheerleader, fashionista and "mean girl supreme" and current spirit guide Alona Dare and social recluse and ghost-talker Will Killian trade their flirtatious banter for a more serious dilemma in this sequel to The Ghost and the Goth (2010). Read full book review >

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THE HUNT by Stacey Kade
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 22, 2014

"Overcoming a melodramatic start, this page-turner accelerates to a taut climax with full marks for the cliffhanger ending. (Science fiction/romance. 12-18)"
Desperate and on the run from GTX, Ariane needs the secret, emergency cache that Mark, her stepfather, hid for her, but relief at finding it is short-lived when she discovers the letter he left with it. Read full book review >

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THE GHOST & THE GOTH by Stacey Kade
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: July 6, 2010

"Kade makes this unlikely scenario feel real. (Paranormal romance. YA)"
"God, buses are so ugly when you see them that close up," observes snobby cheerleader Alona Dare just before a school bus runs her over outside of gym class. Read full book review >

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FOR THIS LIFE ONLY by Stacey Kade
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 30, 2016

"Poignant and powerful. (Fiction. 14-18)"
When Jacob's near-death experience fails to live up to his Christian beliefs, he is desperate to find out the truth. The person he turns to in his fear and doubt shocks even him. Read full book review >

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IF SNOWFLAKES TASTED LIKE FRUITCAKE by Stacey Previn
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 20, 2016

"Like the fruitcake-flavored flakes, pass on this one. (Picture book. 4-8)"
An imaginative look at snowflakes and what we might do with them if they tasted of anything but winter. Read full book review >

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FIND SPOT! by Stacey Previn
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 17, 2014

"The concepts have gone slightly askew, but the book can spark discussion, which just might be the only educational bent needed. (Picture book. 2-5)"
In a style reminiscent of Laura Vaccaro Seeger, Previn uses die cuts and simple phrasing to explore many different kinds of spots. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BLINDFOLD by Lyndon Stacey
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 1, 2003

"Quixotic Gideon, endlessly sweet-natured, is easy to like, but halfway through you may yearn for a harder edge."
Horse-whispering with an English accent, in a mild-mannered second thriller from Stacey (Cut Throat, 2003). Read full book review >

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MY DATE WITH SATAN by Stacey Richter
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 13, 1999

"Then it won—t matter' ') and a strong eye for character."
Thirteen stories, most depicting the various confusions of the clever and the young. Read full book review >

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KEEPING TIME by Stacey McGlynn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

"A small gem of a novel."
A perfectly charming debut in which a septuagenarian from Liverpool travels to Long Island in search of her long-lost fiancé. Read full book review >