Search Results: "Suzanne Young"


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SUZANNE VALADON by June Rose
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 25, 1999

In this entertaining and informative book, Rose (Modigliani: The Pure Bohemian, 1991) chronicles the tumultuous life of a French woman whose exceptional talent and determination earned her the admiration of her more famous contemporaries. Read full book review >

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A NEED SO BEAUTIFUL by Suzanne Young
FANTASY
Released: June 21, 2011

"Charlotte's bleak tale provides an imaginative twist on the timeless battle between dark and light and, of course, sets up a potential sequel. (Supernatural romance. 12 & up)"
Yet another angel in human form reluctantly faces her uncertain destiny in a gripping supernatural romance. Read full book review >

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THE ADJUSTMENT by Suzanne Young
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 18, 2017

"An intensely dark teen romance set within a tale of communal identity crisis. (Dystopian romance. 14-18)"
Tatum will risk everything for the sake of Weston's memories. Read full book review >

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HOTEL RUBY by Suzanne Young
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Nov. 3, 2015

"While fans of supernatural-romance may want to give this The Shining-meets-The Great Gatsby book a try, readers looking for a less-transparent plot and a more-complicated mystery would do better to look elsewhere. (Horror. 14-18)"
Audrey knows her father is grief-stricken over the death of her mother, but abandoning her and her brother at the home of a grandmother they hardly know is almost unforgivable. Read full book review >

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ALL IN PIECES by Suzanne Young
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Nov. 8, 2016

"A satisfying look at one teen struggling with hard choices. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Coping with more than she can handle, a young woman reacts with anger only to realize there are some problems a fight can't fix. Read full book review >

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THE TREATMENT by Suzanne Young
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 29, 2014

"Offering great appeal to reflective romantics, this jarring thriller looks at the cost of societal complacency while lauding heroism and remembrance. (Dystopian romance. 14-18)"
In this wrenching sequel to The Program (2013), a few desperate teens race to save what's left of their memories and salvage the tatters of their lives. Read full book review >

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THE PROGRAM by Suzanne Young
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 30, 2013

"For lovers of dystopian romance, this gripping tale is a tormented look at identity and a dark trip down Lost-Memory Lane. (Dystopian romance. 14 & up)"
As a teen-suicide epidemic sweeps the nation, Sloane and her friends struggle with depression from which the only release is death or The Program. Read full book review >

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A WANT SO WICKED by Suzanne Young
Released: June 26, 2012

"Knowing that Charlotte doesn't really face obliteration disappointingly defuses the suspense for all but the most avid fans. (Paranormal romance. 12 & up)"
High-school student Elise begins experiencing some very odd things that make her feel like some stranger is beginning to occupy her body. Read full book review >

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THE REMEDY by Suzanne Young
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 21, 2015

"A visceral exploration of the eternal and misguided search for pain-free happiness in an almost-now Brave New World. (Dystopian romance. 14-18)"
Quinlan has an uncanny ability to become someone else, especially if that person is dead. Read full book review >

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SUZANNE DAVIS GETS A LIFE by Paula Marantz Cohen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 13, 2014

"Cohen is no Jane Austen, but her latest update on the Marriage Plot is a light romantic comedy featuring witty commentary on contemporary life, enriched by a funny, flawed and likable heroine."
If Jane Austen's heroines can find true love within the confines of their small English villages, why can't a single New Yorker locate Mr. Right among the residents of her large Upper West Side apartment building? Read full book review >

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JUST LIKE FATE by Cat Patrick
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 27, 2013

"An unusual and intriguing meditation on freedom of choice. (Fiction. 12-16)"
When her beloved grandmother suffers a massive stroke and ends up in the hospital, high school junior Caroline Cabot's world falls apart. Read full book review >

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YOUNG JANE YOUNG by Gabrielle Zevin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 22, 2017

"This book will not only thoroughly entertain everyone who reads it; it is the most immaculate takedown of slut-shaming in literature or anywhere else. Cheers, and gratitude, to the author."
When a young political intern in South Florida has an affair with her boss, it leads to disaster—at least at first. Read full book review >