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T n YA – Rot and Ruin

Benny Imura can’t quite find a place where he fits in among the people of his small California town. His parents are gone, and he despises his brother Tom, who takes care [...]

May 31, 2013 // 0 Comments

T n YA – The Enemy

Whenever I read Scott Westerfeld’s first book in the Uglies series, I was wholly disappointed in the second and third acts of the book, because I felt as though it got away [...]

April 30, 2013 // 0 Comments

T n YA – BioShock: Rapture

A very good friend of mine recently said that the reason The Punisher doesn’t make for a good film is that he is already a character based on another medium. Since he is [...]

March 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

T n YA – The Isle of Blood, by Rick Yancey

In the third installment of The Monstrumologist series, The Isle of Blood, Will Henry and Dr. Pellinore Warthrop must travel to the other side of the world in order to find [...]

February 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

T n YA – The Monstrumologist, by Rick Yancey

Rick Yancey’s The Monstrumologist resides in a subgenre of young adult lit (and I hate that terminology) I’ll call “Apprentice Fiction.” Since kids like to read about [...]

December 16, 2012 // 0 Comments