Engl 190 Young Adult Literature

This research guide is to help students enrolled in English 190 - Young Adult (YA) Literature

Book Reviews

Find Book Reviews 

Skim book reviews in the Holman Library Databases to see if a book looks good!

Use the Holman Library One Search to find book reviews.

  • Just enter the book title and/ or author in quotes.
  • From your search results, limit to reviews to find reviews.
  • The example below is for a book review of "Last Night at the Telegraph Club" by Malinda Lo. I discovered the title on the YA book awards list.

Step 1: Search (Click on Images Below to Enlarge)

One Search: "Last Night at the Telegraph Club" AND "Malinda Lo"

Step 2: Review the Results & Apply Filters

Search Results

Step 3: Click on an Article to Learn More and for a link to the article

Click on a title to learn more

Step 4: Click on link to find the article in the database. Read the review to decide if you'd like to read the book!

Book Review - Last Night at the Telegraph Club


Review Journals

Review Journals

The links below, to websites or databases, are all great sources to consider when looking for book reviews.