Title: Dare You To Series: Pushing the Limits #2 Author: Katie McGarry Published May 28th 2013 by Harlequin Teen Source: Received for review via NetGalley Buy it from: Amazon | Book Depository | IndieBound | Books & Books Goodreads summary: If anyone knew the truth about Beth Risk’s home life, they’d send her mother to […]

Here is a thing that happens to me sometimes: a creative funk. I know I’m not alone in it; it happens to a lot of us. But sometimes it feels that way. I go through periods of time where I click along with the YA world. Writing flows easily. I dive into a new book […]

Good morning all! Welcome to August and the month in which I take over Tortall– I mean, take over PierceFest to showcase the Protector of the Small Quartet. So let’s kick things off, y’all! We’ll start at the very beginning, which, to hear Julie Andrews tell it, is a very good place to start. Title: […]

Title: Losing It Series: Losing It #1 Author: Cora Carmack Published October 15th 2012 Source: Purchased Buy it from: Amazon| Book Depository | IndieBound | Books & Books Goodreads summary: Virginity. Bliss Edwards is about to graduate from college and still has hers. Sick of being the only virgin among her friends, she decides the […]

HELLO, friends! Today, I have a killer giveaway for you– especially those of you who have been wanting to explore the realms of New Adult fiction. Allison Rushby, author of the historical New Adult novel The Heiresses, has generously offered a giveaway of one copy of The Heiresses to one lucky winner– anywhere around the […]

Title: The Caged Graves Standalone Author: Dianne K. Salerni Publish date: May 14th 2013 by Clarion Books Source: ARC received from the publisher Buy it from: Amazon | Book Depository | IndieBound | Books & Books Goodreads summary: 17-year-old Verity Boone expects a warm homecoming when she returns to Catawissa, Pennsylvania, in 1867, pledged to […]

Title: Never Fade Series: The Darkest Minds #2 Author: Alexandra Bracken Publish date: October 15th 2013 by Disney-Hyperion Source: ARC from BEA Buy it from: Amazon | Book Depository | IndieBound | Books & Books Goodreads summary: Ruby never asked for the abilities that almost cost her her life. Now she must call upon them […]

Giveaway of Random

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So, the original plan for this giveaway was that I was going to recap the Fierce Reads event at Books and Books for you all, after which I’d give away some of my ARCs of the Fierce Reads since I have other copies. But my recording failed and my memory is dim. So, instead I […]

Mortal Fire Elizabeth Knox Book Review

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Title: Mortal Fire Standalone Author: Elizabeth Knox Publish date: June 11th 2013 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux Source: ARC received from the publisher Buy it from: Amazon | Book Depository | IndieBound | Books & Books Goodreads summary: Sixteen-year-old Canny Mochrie’s vacation takes a turn when she stumbles upon a mysterious and enchanting valley, occupied […]

The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die April Henry Book Review

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Title: The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die Standalone Author: April Henry Publish date: June 11th 2013 by Henry Holt and Co Source: ARC received from the publisher Buy it from: Amazon | Book Depository | IndieBound | Books & Books Goodreads summary: “Take her out back and finish her off.” She doesn’t know who […]