The Burn Bright site has several writers reviewing young adult books.Our philosophy is that we only review books in which we find some merit. You can read the reviews by selecting from the list below of by selecting a reviewer in the Categories section and browsing.

If you’re a publisher and would like your book reviewed please use the contact form to get in touch. If you’re an author seeking an interview, please include a short bio in your message.

Reviews in alphabetical order by author surname:


Aguirre, Ann – Enclave
Alender, Katie – Bad Girls Don’t Die
Alender, Katie – From Bad to Cursed
Angelini, Josephine – Dreamless
Atwater-Rhodes, Amelia – Shapeshifters


Bacigalupi, Paolo – Ship Breaker
Black, Holly – Zombies vs Unicorns
Black, Holly – Tithe
Black, Holly – White Cat
Black, Holly – Red Glove
Black, Holly – Black Heart
Bray, Libba – Going Bovine
Bray, Libba – A Great and Terrible Beauty
Brooks, Karen – Votive
Boudreau, Helene – Real Mermaids Don’t Wear Toe Rings
Bursztynski, Sue – Wolfborn


Caine, Rachel – Glass Houses
Caine, Rachel – Last Breath
Carmody, Isobelle – Metro Winds
Cashore, Kristin – Fire
Cashore, Kristin – Graceling
Chandler, Ben – Beast Child
Chandler, Elizabeth – Dark Secrets
Cashore, Kristin – Fire (video)
Cashore, Kristen – Bitterblue
Clare, Cassandra – City of Fallen Angels
Clare, Cassandra – Clockwork Prince
Clement-Moore, Rosemary – The Splendour Falls
Cocks, H and Morgan, J – Spoiled and Messy
Cooper, Elspeth – Songs of the Earth
Cooper, Michelle – A Brief History of Montmaray
Cooper, Michelle – The FitzOsbornes in Exile
Corbett, Angela – Eternal Starling
Cremer, Andrea – Wolfsbane
Cremer, Andrea – Nightshade
Cremer, Andrea – Bloodrose
Cross, Julie – Tempest (audio)
Curtis Klause, Annette – The Silver Kiss


Daugherty, C.J. – Night School
Deas, Stephen – The Thieftakers Apprentice
Deep-Jones, Liz – Lucy Zees’s Glamour Game
Destefano, Lauren – Wither
Devlin, Ivy – Low Red Moon
Doctorow, Cory – Makers


Flanagan, John – The Lost Stories
Ford, Michael – The Poisoned House
Fuge, L.M. – When Courage Came To Call


Goodman, Alison – Eona
Gordon, Kate – Thyla
Gould, Stephen – 7th Sigma
Gratton, Tessa – Blood Magic
Gray, Claudia – Evernight series
Griffin, Adele – Tighter


Hand, Cynthia – Unearthly
Hart, Rhiannon – Blood Song
Harrison, Kate – Soul Fire
Harrison, Kim - Once Dead, Twice Shy
Harrison, Lisi – Monster High
Harrison, Lisi – The Ghoul Next Door
Harrison, Lisi – Back and Deader Than Ever
Hathaway, Jill – Slide
Hearles, M.J. – Winter’s Shadow
Hearles, M.J. – Winter’s Light
Hocking, Amanda – Switched
Hocking, Amanda – Torn
Hocking, Amanda – Hollowland
Holder, Nancy and Viguie, Debbie – Unleashed


James, Mia – Darkness Falls
Jinks, Catherine – The Abused Werewolf Rescue Group
Johnson, Maureen – The Name of the Star
Jones, Carrie – Captivate
Jones, Carrie – Need
Jones, Carrie – Entice


Kacvinsky, Katie – Awaken
Kade, Stacey – Queen of the Dead
Kade, Stacey – The Ghost and the Goth
Keaton, Kelly – Darkness Becomes Her
Keaton, Kelly – A Beautiful Evil
Kemmerer, Brigid – Storm
Kizer, Amber – Meridian
Kizer, Amber – Wildcat Fireflies
Kunze, Nansi – Dangerously Placed
Kenyon, Sherrilyn – Invincible
Kenyon, Sherrilyn – Infinity
Kenyon, Sherrilyn – Infamous
Kwaymullina, Ambelin – The Interrogation of Ashala Wolf


Lanagan, Margo – Sea Hearts
Larbalstier, Justine – Zombies vs Unicorns
Lim, Rebecca – Mercy
Lo, Malinda – Huntress
Lo, Malinda – Ash
Locke, Kate – God Save The Queen
Lowe, Helen – The Gathering of the Lost
Lowe, Helen – The Heir of the Night


Marr, Melissa – Ink Exchange
Marr, Melissa – Darkest Mercy
Maas, Sarah J – Throne of Glass
Mead, Richelle – Vampire Academy series
Meadows, Jodie – Incarnate
Meredith, Amy – Shadows
Morgan, Lara – Genesis
Morgan, Lara – Equinox
Moss, Tara – The Blood Countess
Mulligan, Andy – Trash


Neill, Chloe – Chicagoland Vampire series
Nix, Garth – A Confusion of Princes
Noel, Alyson – Fated
Noel, Alyson – Whisper


Oliver, Lauren – Delirium
Oliver, Lauren – Pandemonium


Painter, Kristen – Flesh and Blood
Painter Kristen – Blood Rites
Pearce, Jackson – Sisters Red
Pearson, Mary E. – The Fox Inheritance (audio)
Phelan, James – Chasers
Porter, Sarah – Lost Voices
Pratchett, Terry - I Shall Wear Midnight
Pratchett, Terry – Snuff
Pryor, Michael – Moment of Truth


Rai, Bali – Killing Honour
Rees Brennan, Sarah – The Demon’s Lexicon
Rossi, Veronica – Under the Never Sky
Roth, Veronica – Divergent
Roux, Madeleine – Alison Hewitt is Trapped
Roux, Madeleine – Sadie Walker is Stranded
Ryan, Amy Kathleen – Spark
Ryan, Carrie – The Dark and Hollow Places
Ryan, Carrie – The Dead-Tossed Waves


Scott, Elizabeth – As I Wake
Shan, Darren – Ocean of Blood
Shan, Darren – Birth of a Killer
Silverwood, Sarah – Traitor’s Gate
Silverwood, Sarah – Double-Edged Sword
Simner, Janni Lee –  Faerie Winter
Simner, Janni Lee – Bones of Faerie
Shirvington, Jessica – Embrace
Skovron, John – Misfit
Smith, Jennifer E. – The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight
Smith, L.J. – The Vampire Diaries Book 3 – The Fury
Smith, L.J. – The Vampire Diaries Book 2 – The Struggle
Smith, L.J. – The Vampire Diaries Book 1 – The Awakening
Smith, L.J. – The Vampires Diaries – Stephan’s Diaries Vol 1.
Smith, L.J. – The Forbidden Game Vol. 1 – The Hunter
Smith, L.J. – The Forbidden Game Vol. 2 – The Chase
Snyder, Maria V – Touch of Power
Spooner, Megan – Skylark
Stiefvater, Maggie – Forever


Telep, Trisha (ed) – Kiss Me Deadly|
Telep, Trisha (ed.) – The Eternal Kiss
Thomas, J.B. – Mammon
Tiernan, Cate – Immortal Beloved


Vaught, SR & Redmond, J – The Oathbreaker (Pt 1 & 2)
Verday, Jessica – The Hollow


Waters, Daniel – Generation Dead
Wells, Martha – Cloud Roads
Wells, Martha – Serpent Sea
Westerfeld, Scott – The Secret Hour (Midnighters 1)
Westerfeld, Scott – Touching Darkness (Midnighter 2)
Westerfeld, Scott – Blue Noon (Midnighter 3)
Westerfeld, Scott – Pretties
Westerfeld, Scott – Uglies
Westerfeld, Scott – Specials
Wignall, K.J. – Blood
Wilson, N.D. – The Dragon’s Tooth
Woodland, Lani – Intrinsical
Woodland, Lani – Indelible


York, Kelley – Hushed


Zevin, Gabrielle – All These Things I’ve Done
Zink, Michelle – Prophecy of the Sisters

Keep in contact through the following social networks or via RSS feed:

  • Follow on Facebook
  • Follow on Twitter
  • Follow on Pinterest
  • Follow on Google+
  • Follow on GoodReads
  • Follow on Tumblr
  • Follow on LinkedIn
  • Follow on Keek
  • Follow on YouTube
  • Subscribe