[Review] Si Janus Sílang at ang Pitumpu’t Pitong Púsong ni Edgar Calabia Samar

Genre: Science Fiction, Mythology (Philippine), Fantasy Age Category: Young Adult Publication Date: September 2017 Pages: 336 pages Synopsis: BAGO NAGLAHO SI JANUS HABANG NAGLALARO NG TALA, NAKITA NI MANONG JOEY SA UTAK NITO ANG HINAHANAP NILANG PARALUMAN. Sinundo ni Renzo si Mica sa Balanga para protektahan ito sa Angono at dahil may kaugnayan ito sa paralumang nakita ni Manong … Continue reading [Review] Si Janus Sílang at ang Pitumpu’t Pitong Púsong ni Edgar Calabia Samar

[Review] Jumper Cable Chronicles: Si Santa Anita ni EK Gonzales

Genre: Science Fiction Age Category: Middle Grade/Young Adult Publication Date: 2018 Pages: 184 pages Synopsis: Habang bakasyon, dapat pagpasok sa senior high school ang pinaghahandaan ni Dino-- hindi ang pagbuo ng koneksiyon sa Dimension 048; hindi ang pagdating ng isang batang dimension engineer na si Haya Project; hindi ang paghanap sa medical engineer na si Anita … Continue reading [Review] Jumper Cable Chronicles: Si Santa Anita ni EK Gonzales

[Review] Alternatibo sa Alternatibong Mundo: 13 Metakuwento/Malakuwento by Edgar Calabia Samar

Genre: Speculative Fiction, Contemporary Age Category: Young Adult/Adult Publication Date: October 1, 2016 Pages: 282 pages Blurb: "Malaki ang pagmamahal ko para sa ganitong mga kuwento, mga hindi nabigyan ng pansin o na-etsa-puwera o naitulak sa ilalim ng kama pero kapag nailimbag at nabasa, bibigyan ka ng mas malalim pang pag-unawa at respeto para sa mga … Continue reading [Review] Alternatibo sa Alternatibong Mundo: 13 Metakuwento/Malakuwento by Edgar Calabia Samar

[Review] Si Janus Silang at ang Hiwagang may Dalawang Mukha ni Edgar Calabia Samar

Genre: Science Fiction, Mythology (Philippine), Fantasy Age Category: Young Adult Publication Date: September 2019 Pages: 287 pages Synopsis: Hindi natagpuan nina Janus ang katawan ni Renzo sa Paanan ng Bundok Banog. Bumalik sila sa Angono para hanapin ang puwang ng mga wala na, at para hanapin ang sagot sa mga naroongtanong: Ano na ang nangyayari kina … Continue reading [Review] Si Janus Silang at ang Hiwagang may Dalawang Mukha ni Edgar Calabia Samar

[Review] The Year We Fell From Space by Amy Sarig King

Genre: Realistic Fiction, Mental Health, Magical Realism Age Category: Middle Grade Publication Date: October 15, 2019 Pages: 272 pages Synopsis: The deeply affecting next book from acclaimed author Amy Sarig King. Liberty Johansen is going to change the way we look at the night sky. Most people see the old constellations, the things they've been told … Continue reading [Review] The Year We Fell From Space by Amy Sarig King

[Review] The Toll by Neal Shusterman

Genre: Science Fiction, Dystopia Age Category: Young Adult Publication Date: November 5, 2019 Pages: 625 pages Synopsis: From New York Times bestselling author Neal Shusterman comes the thrilling conclusion to the Printz Honor-winning series Arc of a Scythe. It's been three years since Rowan and Citra disappeared; since Scythe Goddard came into power; since the Thunderhead closed itself … Continue reading [Review] The Toll by Neal Shusterman

[Review] I Hope You Get This Message by Farah Naz Rishi

Genre: Science Fiction, LGBT, Contemporary Age Category: Young Adult Publication Date: October 22, 2019 Pages: 420 pages Synopsis: In this high concept YA novel debut that’s We All Looked Up meets The Sun Is Also a Star, three teens must face down the mistakes of their past after they learn that life on Earth might end in less than a … Continue reading [Review] I Hope You Get This Message by Farah Naz Rishi

[Review] Ella Arcangel: Tomo Pangalawa: Awit ng Pangil at Kuko ni Julius Villanueva, Mervin Malonzo

Genre: Mythology (Philippine), Fantasy Age Category: Young Adult Publication Date: November 2018 Pages: 100 pages Rating: ★★★★☆ Synopsis: Kabi-kabilang panganib ang kinakaharap ni Ella Arcangel at ng mga residente ng Barangay Masikap pati na ang mga pusa nito. May mga pulis na nagroronda at pumapatay ng mga “adik” at may halimaw na may matatalas na ngipin na nagkukubli … Continue reading [Review] Ella Arcangel: Tomo Pangalawa: Awit ng Pangil at Kuko ni Julius Villanueva, Mervin Malonzo

[Review] Project Pandora ni Krishmar Llorin

Genre: Dystopia Age Category: Young Adult Publication Date: September 13, 2019 Pages: 461 pages Rating: ★★★☆☆ Synopsis: Set in a dystopian world, a thousand years  after a destructive comet hit the Earth and wiped off almost all the civilizations and histories, Leo, a sixteen year old boy has been enduring a horrible life  inside a new man-made world … Continue reading [Review] Project Pandora ni Krishmar Llorin

[Review] The Boy in the Woods by Harlan Coben

Genre: Mystery, Thriller Age Category: Adult Publication Date: March 17, 2020 Pages: 371 pages Rating: ★★★☆☆ Synopsis: In the shocking new thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Run Away, a man whose past is shrouded in mystery must find a missing teenage girl before her disappearance brings about disastrous consequences for her community . . . and … Continue reading [Review] The Boy in the Woods by Harlan Coben