*This title will be released on August 23, 2011* Title: Nocturne Author: Christine Johnson Series: Claire de Lune #2 Cover Art: N/A Genre: Paranormal YA Excerpt: Yes Source: Publisher Reviewed by: Julia Reading level: Young Adult Hardcover: 368 pages Publisher: Simon Pulse; August 23, 2011 ISBN-10: 144240776X ISBN-13: 978-1442407763 Sexual Content: Kissing, references to sexual activity and sex. Rating: Good – A fun read with minor flaws. Maybe read an excerpt before buying. Description Some secrets are too dangerous… After the tragic events of the summer, Claire is looking forward to a new school year. All she wants to worry… Read more »
Author: Christine Johnson
There is something about the werewolf mythology that lends itself very well to the trials of female adolescence. By making her particular brand of lycanthropy a secret matriarchy with strict rules, Christine Johnson marries her myth even closer to the teenage plight. By tradition, Claire doesn’t discover her heritage until her sixteenth birthday, making her a very human girl who has to deal a whole set of inhuman challenges.