Hello There! My name is Alyssa, and welcome to Fictionforteens.com. Here you’ll find reviews of Teen and Young Adult (YA) books, which you can check out through the ‘Book Reviews’ tab above and filter by genre or star rating. I also write about some of my opinions on a variety of topics in YA fiction, and you can have a look at those through the ‘opinions’ tab. Please don’t hesitate to get in contact with me through me -> contact. Thank you and enjoy your visit!

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6 years of Fictionforteens.com: Musings on Consumerism and Curriculum in 2021

The moment when 13-year-old me, daydreaming whilst staring out of the car on the way home one dark night, decided that she would combine her love for opinions and writing with her bookish obsession is a moment I’ll be eternally thankful for. 6 years later, I can well and truly say that creating this website…

YA on Screen – Netflix’s Enola Holmes Review

For a long time, I was wandering through the wide expanses of Netflix, but nothing had really taken my fancy, so, when I heard that there would be a new Sherlock Holmes film hitting Netflix, I was pretty excited. As a fan of the BBC’s version, which only seemed to grace our screens once in…

The Wicked King by Holly Black – Book Review

Spoilers if you haven’t read The Cruel Prince! In the second instalment of the Folk of The Air series, we return to the Kingdom of Elfhame, now under the rule of King Cardan. That’s how it appears to both citizens and courtiers, but in reality, mortal Jude is the puppetmaster behind the throne. Her job…

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My Point of View on Multiple Points of View in Fiction

Lately, I’ve been getting back into writing stories. My go-to hobby in primary school, I still have the notebooks containing my rather unique storytelling attempts from my youth. Seeking to reignite my passion, turning to an online course and writing down story ideas when they strike me, as well as looking at what I’ve been…