Posted on May 1, 2012

Scars by Cheryl Rainfield

How did I get the book? I bought it. Genre: Contemporary Additional Information: I bought this book following the #YAsaves storm, the notion that a book can encourage you to self-harm is ridicules. Synopsis: Kendra, fifteen, hasn’t felt safe since she began to recall devastating memories of childhood sexual abuse, especially because she still can’t … Continue reading

The Faerie Ring by Kiki Hamilton

How did I get the book? Winning bidder on Write Hope Genre: Fantasy First Impression: Pretty Synopsis: Orphaned and picking pockets in London’s Charing Cross station to support not only herself, but her ‘family’ of orphans, sixteen year-old Tiki steals the Queen’s ring and thinks she’s solved their problems. That is, until Rieker, a pickpocket … Continue reading