And they lived happily ever after...sort of

Posted on Friday, August 31, 2012 by Nichole_TeenLit

Kill Me Softly Most fairy tales end happily ever after, but there have been quite a few new teens books published that take modern twists on old fashioned fairy tales. The popularity of TV shows like Once Upon a Time and Grimm have renewed an interest in these retellings. What if Cinderella was a cyborg? What if you found out you were secretly part of a curse, the . . . more »

Mermaids and Mermen, the newest books!

Posted on Friday, August 3, 2012 by Nichole_TeenLit

Of Poseidon We are constantly updating our booklists, and one of the newest ones is called, "Mermaids, Sirens & Other Sea Creatures". It seems as soon as the list is updated about 20 more books come in that would have worked perfectly. So, this is an update to that list, a few more titles that just missed the cut. Of Poseidon Galen is the prince of the . . . more »

Shape Shifters are the new Vampires

Posted on Friday, July 20, 2012 by Nichole_TeenLit

The Gathering It seems that shape shifters have now worked their way into teen literature. First there was the series by Kelley Armstrong that started with The Gathering, followed by the new teen series by Kai Meyer, Arcadia Awakens. The most recent title that I read was Shifting by Bethany Wiggins. Most of these stories fit the true paranormal mold, a love interest and some sort of . . . more »

Shape Shifters are the new Vampires

Posted on Friday, July 20, 2012 by Nichole_TeenLit

The Gathering It seems that shape shifters have now worked their way into teen literature. First there was the series by Kelley Armstrong that started with The Gathering, followed by the new teen series by Kai Meyer, Arcadia Awakens. The most recent title that I read was Shifting by Bethany Wiggins. Most of these stories fit the true paranormal mold, a love interest and some sort of . . . more »

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