YA Fantasy

Storm Watcher by Maria V. Snyder

Date published: October 2013 Publisher: Leap Books Format: Paperback, 184 pages ISBN 13: 9781616030339 Categories: MG – Contemporary Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: borrowed from Mandee @ veganYAnerds Luke Riley is lost. His mother’s recent death has set Luke and his family adrift. Even though his father, twin brothers, and their three Bloodhounds are search and rescue volunteers, […]

Ink by Amanda Sun

Date published: 25th June 2013 Publisher: HarlequinTeen AU Format: Paperback, 326 pages Series: The Paper Gods, Book 1 ISBN 13: 9781743562710 Categories: YA Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by the publisher Challenge: 2013 Début Author Challenge I looked down at the paper, still touching the tip of my shoe. I reached for it, flipping the […]

The First and The Sparrow by Jason Mott

Date published: 1st June 2013 Publisher: HarlequinMIRA Format: ebook, 25 pages Series: The Returned, Prequel #1 ISBN 13: 9781459239081 ISBN 10: 1459239083 Categories: Science Fiction, Fantasy Goodreads / Amazon / Kobo / HarlequinAU Source: purchased (Kindle Freebie) In Jason Mott’s haunting and unforgettable debut novel, The Returned, an impossible miracle is occurring all across the globe. Read how it all begins in this […]

The Cloud Road by Isobelle Carmody

Illustrated by: Isobelle Carmody Date published: 24th April 2013 Publisher: Penguin Viking Format: Hardcover, 289 pages Series: The Kingdom of the Lost, Book 2 ISBN 13: 9780670075188 ISBN 10: 0670075183 Categories: MG – Fantasy Goodreads / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by the publisher Challenge: Australian Women Writers Reading Challenge 2013 Adventure and danger follow Bily, Zluty, Redwing and the Monster as they cross […]

The Red Wind by Isobelle Carmody

Illustrated by: Isobelle Carmody Date published: 28th June 2010 Publisher: Penguin Viking Format: Hardcover, 222 pages Series: The Kingdom of the Lost, Book 1 ISBN 13: 9780670074037 ISBN 10: 0670074039 Categories: MG – Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: borrowed from the library Challenge: Australian Women Writers Reading Challenge 2013 The brothers Zluty and Bily live happily in their […]

Fathomless by Jackson Pearce

Date published: 4th September 2012 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Format: Hardcover, 291 pages Series: Fairytale Retellings, Book 3 ISBN 13: 9780316207782 ISBN 10: 0316207782 Categories: YA Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: borrowed from the library Celia Reynolds is the youngest in a set of triplets and the one with the least valuable power. Anne can see the […]

Fairytales for Wilde Girls by Allyse Near

Date published: 3rd June 2013 Publisher: Random House Australia Format: Paperback, 432 pages ISBN 13: 9781742758510 Categories: YA – Horror, Fantasy Goodreads / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by publisher Challenge: 2013 Début Author Challenge, Australian Women Writers Challenge 2013 ‘He’s gone the same way as those little birds that bothered me with their awful songs! And you will […]

The Apprentices by Maile Meloy

Illustrated by: Ian Schoenherr Date published: 22nd May 2013 Publisher: Text Publishing Format: Paperback, 368 pages Series: The Apothecary, Book 2 ISBN 13: 9781922147141 Categories: YA – Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided by the publisher for review Two years have passed since Janie Scott last saw Benjamin Burrows, the mysterious apothecary’s son who […]

Stormbringers by Philippa Gregory

Date published: 1st June 2013 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Format: Paperback, 288 pages Series: The Order of Darkness, Book 2 ISBN 13: 9780857077356 Categories: YA – Historical Fiction Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided by the publisher for review Luca Vero is a member of the secret Order of Darkness, tasked with searching out and […]

The Apothecary by Maile Meloy

Illustrated by: Ian Schoenherr Date published: 29th August 2011 Publisher: Text Publishing Format: Paperback, 368 pages Series: The Apothecary, Book 1 ISBN 13: 9781921758171 Categories: YA – Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided by the publisher for review A mysterious apothecary. A magic book. A missing scientist. An impossible plan. It’s 1952 and the Scott family has […]