Young Adult Book Reviews

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All reviews originally published at SF Site, Black Gate, or Fantasy Magazine. You can find more of my reviews and recommendations at Goodreads and at my blog.


Black Hearts in Battersea and Nightbirds on Nantucket by Joan Aiken
The Dream of the Stone by Christina Askounis


The Face in the Frost by John Bellairs
The Memory Prisoner by Thomas Bloor


Obernewtyn by Isobelle Carmody
The Monsters of Morley Manor by Bruce Coville


The Heavenward Path by Kara Dalkey
The Wizard’s Dilemma by Diane Duane


Elidor by Alan Garner
The Moon of Gomrath by Alan Garner


The Trokeville Way by Russell Hoban
Sorcerers of the Nightwing by Geoffrey Huntington
Demon Witch: Book II of The Ravenscliff Series by Geoffrey Huntington


Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry


The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf by Gerald Morris


Sang Spell by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
The Seventh Tower #2: Castle by Garth Nix
A Mind for Trade by Andre Norton and Sherwood Smith


Fire Arrow by Edith Pattou
The House on Hound Hill by Maggie Pierce
The Treasure at the Heart of the Tanglewood by Meredith Ann Pierce


Time Windows by Kathryn Reiss


Thief of Souls by Neil Shusterman
The Boxes by William Sleator
Rewind by William Sleator
Marco’s Millions by William Sleator
Rowan Hood, Outlaw Girl of Sherwood Forest by Nancy Springer
Nobody’s Son by Sean Stewart
The Lantern Bearers by Rosemary Sutcliff


The Other Ones by Jean Thesman


A Coming Evil by Vivian Vande Velde
Being Dead by Vivian Vande Velde
The Conjurer Princess by Vivian Vande Velde
Magic Can Be Murder by Vivian Vande Velde
Never Trust a Dead Man by Vivian Vande Velde
Heir Apparent by Vivian Vande Velde


Magician’s Ward by Patricia Wrede

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