After Iris – From the safety that being behind her camera provides, Blue chronicles the life of her ziblings, their college au pair Zoran and the troublesome boy who moves in next door.
Counting by 7s – The sudden loss of her parents thrusts Willow Chance into an uncomfortable new world where she must live with virtual strangers in unforgettable settings. Poignant.
Virals – This young adult science fiction novel is about Temperance Brennen’s grand-niece. An attempt to rescue a small wolfdog has unexpected consequences for Tory Brennen and three of her friends on Morris Island.
Better Nate than Ever – Desperate to make his musical mark, Nate sneaks off to New York to audition for the musical E.T. He is aided in setting up this scheme by his best friend, but it is his estranged aunt who must step in when he is in the big city.
Wig in the Window – A mystery that is part comedy of errors. When Young and Yang are on the case, everyone else in their community should look out!
I have so far enjoyed the Rick Riordan and Shannon Hale stories from this Guys Read anthology. The beginning of Percy Jackson stories do have the tendency to make me laugh. I also like the courage of Spark in Shannon’s story.