Book reviews and recommendations, Young Adult 12-15

Cirque Du Freak/ The Saga of Darren Shan

Author: Darren Shan Genre: Teen Reviewed by: Aoife Kerr Branch: Leixlip Library Cirque Du Freak is the frightening saga of a young boy whose visit to a mysterious freak show leads him on a journey into a dark world of vampires. Filled with grotesque creatures, murderous vampires and a petrifying ending, Cirque Du Freak will… Continue reading Cirque Du Freak/ The Saga of Darren Shan

Adult Fiction, Book reviews and recommendations, Young Adult 12-15, Young Adult 16+

The Light of all That Falls

Author: James Islington Genre: Fantasy Reviewed by: Mary in Newbridge Library Disclaimer:– This is the final instalment in the Licanius trilogy. This is the third and final book in Islington’s Licanius trilogy – which began with ‘The Shadow of What Was Lost’ and ‘The Echo of Things to Come’. It is the story of three… Continue reading The Light of all That Falls

Book reviews and recommendations, Young Adult 12-15

Hold Back The Tide

Author: Melinda Salisbury Genre: Young Adult Fiction Review by: Elaine An exciting, fast paced book for teenagers aged 12 to 17, Hold Back The Tide is a blend of fantasy and horror. This chilling, atmospheric tale of adventure and the consequences of greed and secrecy is certain to leave its marks (or should that be… Continue reading Hold Back The Tide