Young Adults 16+

“Something About Alexa” by Leanne Hockley
“Something About Alexa” by Leanne Hockley 223 342 Reader Views Kids
“Something About Alexa” by Leanne Hockley takes readers back to Forks, Washington (yes folks, back to “Twilight” country) and I must say I did not expect to enjoy the book as much as I did. While I expected we were about to head into another vampire (since the main character is a dead ringer for Edward Cullen) and werewolf story, I ended up completely stunned by the storyline and the writing in this book. read more
“The Things He Could Have Been: Stories of Babe Ruth” by W. Nikola-Lisa
“The Things He Could Have Been: Stories of Babe Ruth” by W. Nikola-Lisa 1024 1024 Reader Views Kids
Everyone has heard of Babe Ruth.  George Herman “Babe” Ruth is a baseball legend.  With a record-setting 60 home runs in the 1927 season, he held on to that record for thirty-four years.  His home plate slugging made him the household name he is today but there were many other things he COULD HAVE been known for but wasn’t. In “The Things He Could Have Been: Stories of Babe Ruth” author W. Nikola-Lisa has created an entirely unique, entirely engaging, and extraordinarily well-done book. read more
“unRIP” by Aneeta Hall
“unRIP” by Aneeta Hall 640 1024 Reader Views Kids
“unRIP” by Aneeta Hall is the tragic story of Karina Stark, a twenty-year-old female gothic death metal band singer whose gruesome murder and self-published diary skyrockets her to legendary status overnight. In death, Karina’s fan base multiplies into a cult-like following as teenage misfits flock to her gravesite to celebrate the short life of a rock star. As the investigation into Karina’s murder evolves, Karina’s self-published diary becomes a bestseller amongst music fans and gospel for true crime enthusiasts.  Gloria Stark, Karina’s mother, becomes the focus of both the investigation and the relentless taunts from misguided fans and paparazzi. Unbeknownst to her growing fan base Karina’s fame was based on bullying, lies, and deception. read more