Reviews - Young Adult / New Adult

The Elect
Laura Wadsworth

DYSTOPIAN:  The Foundation rules Belstrana with an iron fist, controlling citizens with an army of trained child soldiers. Seventeen-year-old August was one of these soldiers.

PARANORMAL:  For centuries Talib, the immortal embodying the element of Judgment, has watched as his fellow immortals were reincarnated over and over again. His job has been to protect them and guide them as they have awakened. However, despite his position as guardian, he has never fully understood his own power or known what his brother Hotan fully planned.

Bellamy and The Brute

PARANORMAL:  Bellamy McGuire knows all about being an outcast.

Dawn on the Road

CHRISTIAN:  Dawn feels trapped by her family’s expectations for her future. She dreams of being a professional photographer and is suddenly given an opportunity to gauge her chances for success when she runs into an old friend. Justin is touring the country on the back of his motorcycle when he sees Dawn again.

SCI-FI/ADVENTURE:  Teenager Saylor MacTavish and her three sisters-by-circumstance run away from Oak Point Girls’ Home right before their caretaker separates them forever.