Recent Articles by Hikari Loftus
Published: Friday, July 31, 2015 3:30 pm MDT
When David openly challenges class president Veronica, he thinks he's got her figured out. When it lands him in the race against her, he discovers that maybe perfect Veronica isn't so perfect after all in "Don'...
Published: Friday, July 10, 2015 4:01 pm MDT
Teen author Maya Van Wagenen details her experience using a 1950s popularity guide to change her low social status in a hilarious, honest and enlightening memoir that redefines popularity.
Book review: 'Survival Strategies of the Almost Brave' is simultaneously heartbreaking, heartwarming
Published: Thursday, July 2, 2015 4:14 pm MDT
Two sisters abandoned by their father at a gas station embark on their journey home in "Survival Strategies of the Almost Brave." Quick thinking, well-laid plans and a lot of bravery make for an equally heartbr...
Published: Friday, June 12, 2015 4:01 pm MDT
When the Fletcher kids discover a cursed brooch, they learn that the Mothman isn't just a legend and his presence means a deadly disaster is on the way. Josie and her brothers must break the curse before it cla...
Published: Friday, May 29, 2015 4:00 pm MDT
Utah author Betsy Schow's clever and funny retelling of "The Wizard of Oz" is sure to entertain readers with its twists and plays on the original classic.
Published: Monday, May 25, 2015 6:35 pm MDT
Author Jon Acuff's latest book, "Do Over," encourages and helps anyone experiencing a life or career transition with his steps on how to intentionally build a career that is enjoyable and meaningful.
Published: Friday, May 15, 2015 1:36 pm MDT
Ridley Duchannes is missing, and all leads point to a kidnapping by the dangerous and twisted Silas Ravenwood. Link and his friends race against time to save Ridley before Silas takes her away from them forever...
Published: Friday, May 8, 2015 3:31 pm MDT
Author Krista Van Dolzer writes a beautiful story about overcoming prejudices in her debut novel, "The Sound of Life and Everything," which mixes post-WWII conditions, the science of DNA and one determined and ...
Published: Friday, May 1, 2015 3:32 pm MDT
Authors Jackson Pearce and Maggie Stiefvater combine forces and their obsession with adorable animals to bring young readers a delightful story that will change the way they see magical creatures in "Pip Bartle...
Published: Friday, April 24, 2015 3:31 pm MDT
Utah middle grade author Matthew J. Kirby talks about his latest release, "The Arctic Code," and writing for young readers.