February 19, 2018

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Teens Review ‘The Bane Chronicles’, and Latest from Ally Condie, C.J. Lyons, and Sarah Zettel

Our group of teen reviewers share a pair of love letters to The Bane Chronicles; offer their thoughts on the second installment of the “Palace of Spies” series by Sarah Zettel; and showcase titles dealing with agoraphobia and a world divided between those above and below.

Teens Review ‘Palace of Spies’, ‘The Scar Boys’ | Book Reviews

Sarah Zettel continues to turn out the hits for teen readers, and Palace of Spies is no exception. The Scar Boys is partly based on author’s Len Vlahos’s own experience playing in a punk band in high school, while learning how to become a good friend.