Category Archives: Little, Brown Young Readers

Review: The Doubt Factory by Paolo Bacigalupi

Hardcover: 496 pages Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (October 14, 2014) ISBN: 9780316220750 Source: Publisher Alix is a high school senior who lives a privileged life.  She has the all the right clothes and attends an prominent private school.  Never once has she questioned the source of her family’s affluence, until an activist […]

Joint Review/Discussion: The Young World by Chris Weitz

Hardcover: 384 pages Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (July 29, 2014) ISBN: 9780316226295 Source: Publisher A mysterious sickness has struck the population. The only survivors are teens; the only thing preventing their death are the hormone binding proteins that ravage the teen body but level out as they reach adulthood. Children under the […]

Review: School of Fear by Gitty Daneshvari

  Hardcover: 352 pages Reading level: Ages 9-12 Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers ISBN-10: 031603326X ISBN-13: 978-0316033268     Madeleine Masterson is deathly afraid of bugs.  She walks around with a veil over her face to protect her from any bugs that might fall into her face or hair.  She carries a can a bug […]