#193 I’ll Give You The Sun

Jude and her twin brother, Noah, are incredibly close. At thirteen, isolated Noah draws constantly and is falling in love with the charismatic boy next door, while daredevil Jude cliff-dives and wears red-red lipstick and does the talking for both of them. But three years later, Jude and Noah are barely speaking. Something has happened…

#187 A Wrinkle in Time

It was a dark and stormy night; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they were upset by the arrival of a most disturbing stranger. “Wild nights are my glory,” the unearthly stranger told them. “I just got caught in a…

#186 Tiger Lily

Fifteen-year-old Tiger Lily doesn’t believe in love stories or happy endings. Then she meets the alluring teenage Peter Pan in the forbidden woods of Neverland and immediately falls under his spell. Peter is unlike anyone she’s ever known. Impetuous and brave, he both scares and enthralls her. As the leader of the Lost Boys, the…

#180 Catalyst

Kate Malone: pintar, mendapat nilai A untuk semua mata pelajaran, anak perempuan pendeta, dan pelari jarak jauh. Ia mampu mengatur hidupnya dengan baik dan menghabiskan waktu mengurus keluarganya sementara, pada saat yang sama, mencoba diterima di universitas impiannya, MIT. Ia sering berlari pada malam hari untuk melupakan masalah. Berlari jauh dan cepat melegakan kepalanya. Kate…

[Blog Tour + Giveaway] To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before

Lara Jean tak pernah mendapatkan surat cinta, tapi ia pernah membuatnya untuk beberapa cowok yang pernah disukainya. Surat yang tak pernah diniatkan untuk dikirimkan, cukup menjadi mementoย  untuk dirinya sendiri. Tapi naas, karena ulah jail yang luput dari pengawasannya, surat-surat tersebut malah sampai ke tangan cowok-cowok yang pernah disukainya, antara lain Josh (cowok yang baru…

#178 Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future

Graduating from high school is a time of limitless possibilities–but not for Glory, who has no plan for what’s next. Her mother committed suicide when Glory was only four years old, and she’s never stopped wondering if she will eventually go the same way…until a transformative night when she begins to experience an astonishing new…

Mental Health Issues in Young Adult Novels

Hello, Saturday! Hello you! Feature kedua dari Faraziyya’s Bookshelf untuk Around The Genres: Children Lit & Young Adult, adalah sebuah postingan tentang sentuhan mental health dalam novel-novel YA. Tapi sebelumnya saya mohon maaf sekali. Seharusnya postingan ini terbit kemarin, namun karena satu dan lain hal, jadwalnya molor. peace ^^v Kalo dilihat dari riwayat bacaan saya,…

#176 All The Bright Places

Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of ways he might kill himself. But each time, something good, no matter how small, stops him. Violet Markey lives for the future, counting the days until graduation, when she can escape her Indiana town and her aching grief in the wake of her sisterโ€™s…

3 YA Novel in Verse You Should Add To Your TBR List

Sudah pada tahu apa itu verse novel? A verse novel is a type of narrative poetry in which a novel-length narrative is told through the medium of poetry rather than prose. Either simple or complex stanzaic verse-forms may be used, but there will usually be a large cast, multiple voices, dialogue, narration, description, and action…

#175 The Day Before

One moment can change everything. Amber’s life is spinning out of control. All she wants is to turn up the volume on her iPod until all of the demands of family and friends fade away. So she sneaks off to the beach to spend a day by herself. Then Amber meets Cade. Their attraction is…