Ash by Malinda Lo

Ash Malinda Lo Little, Brown Young Readers (2009) ISBN 9780316040099 Reviewed by McKenzie Tritt (age 15) for Reader Views (9/09)   After her father’s recent death, Aisling, known as Ash, is pushed into servitude by her wicked stepmother in order to pay off her father’s debts. Ash’s life […]

Annabelle’s Secret by Amy Barth

Annabelle’s Secret Amy Barth Loving Healing Press (2009) ISBN 9781932690958 Reviewed by Sophia (age 6.5) and Madeline (age 8) McElroy for Reader Views (6/09)   Madeline: “Annabelle’s Secrets” is a difficult story about a young girl named Annabelle. This is a book for children who have been sexually […]

Andrea Carter and the San Francisco Smugglers (Andrea Carter Series #3) BY Susan K. Marlow

Andrea Carter and the San Francisco Smugglers (Andrea Carter Series #3)Susan K. MarlowKregel Publications (2008)ISBN 9780825434464Reviewed by Sara McGinn (age 9) for Reader Views (3/09)   Twelve-year-old Andrea Carter has another big adventure!  This time she stars in Susan K. Marlow’s “Andrea Carter and the San Francisco Smugglers.”  […]