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TeenTober 2019 – Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

There is a world where people with silver blood rule over the people with red blood. All red blooded people without a job when they turn 20 years old will be conscripted into the army. Mare is a 19 year old girl without a job and resorts to pick-pocketing. One day, she meets somebody named Cal who is a silver prince and he hired her to work at the palace. There, Mare found out she had powers, like the silver, but stronger than them.

Teen SRC 2019 – The Magician’s Nephew by C.S. Lewis

The Magician's Nephew

The Magician’s Nephew by C.S. Lewis

Digory and Polly live in London. They become friends and go on an adventure when their uncle, Andrew who thinks he’s a magician, sends them to Narnia with some rings. There, they see the creation of the world by Aslan and how the talking beasts came to life. They also encounter the evil sorceress Jadis and protects the land from her. This book was very interesting because it lets the reader feel as if they’re actually travelling between worlds.

Teen SRC 2019- Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Jake is a boy whose grandfather went missing. He eventually finds a magical world where peculiar children live and only peculiar children and hollows can enter. Hollows are monsters that can become more human-like the more peculiar eyeballs they eat. Jake finds out that his power is being able to see the hollows. I liked the book a lot because it was very descriptive and kept me hooked.

Teen SRC 2019 – The Age of Myth by Michael J. Sullivan

The Age of Myth by Michael J. Sullivan

Raithe is a Dureyan boy who’s father is Copperblade, the best fighter of the clan. One day, Raithe and his father go over a river into the Forbidden Fields and the Fhrey owner attempts to chase them out. the Fhrey kills copperblade, but was betrayed by his slave and hit in the head by a rock. Raithe then killed the Fhrey and became known as the godkiller. The Fhrey hear of Raithe killing one of them and wage war on them.

What will happen of Raithe and his clan? I liked this book because it explained everything thoroughly and still had a lot of suspense. I think it will be better for mature readers, because it has a lot of death

Teen SRC 2019 – The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

The Time Traveler's Wife

Henry DeTamble is a man with a genetic disorder that allows him to teleport through time with nothing except himself.  He can’t control where he ends up, when he teleports, and the time he teleports to. He also can’t change the future. He meets his wife Clare Anne Abshire when he teleports to the past.  He chats with her a lot and eventually get married.

This book is recommended for more dedicated and mature readers, because it requires about a month of constant reading to finish and has many inappropriate scenes.

Teen SRC 2019 – A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

A Court of Mist and Fury - Maas, Sarah J.

A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

Feyre survived the clutches of Amarantha and was reborn as a high fae.  She also gained the powers of each high fae. Rhys then calls in the bargain they have to bring her away from her wedding with Tamlim.  She decides to live with Rhysand because she was being locked up in the house by Tamlim.

I liked this book a lot because it shows how people can change a lot.  This book is better for people with mental maturity because it has intricately described bedroom scenes as does the rest of the series.

Teen SRC 2019 – A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

A Court of Thorns and Roses - Maas, Sarah J.

A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

A 19 year old girl who lives in poverty with her two sisters, Nesta and Elain, and her dad. She goes into the woods to hunt everyday to get their families food. She eventually finds a creature named a faerie in the woods that presented a large risk to the village, so she killed it. Another faerie came to her house to demand to bring her to another world because of a treaty. She lives there and learns of the problems.

This book is more of an intro to the rest of the series, but I still enjoyed it. This book is better for people with mental maturity because it has intricately described bedroom scenes as does the rest of the series.