Stacking The Shelves (52): 15 January 2017

Stacking The Shelves (52): 15 January 2017

Posted January 15, 2017 by BAMF in Features, Stacking The Shelves / 0 Comments

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. It is a weekly meme to showcase the books we have bought, borrowed, received for review, or were given as a gift. As well, we will tell you a bit about the past week and what to expect in the upcoming week! Dani’s Haul Preorders: THE ALCHEMISTS OF LOOM by Elise Kova ROSEBLOOD by A. G. Howard   Free, gift and prize books: THE MIDNIGHT SOCIETY by Rhonda Sermon ENCHANT by Demelza Carlton THE BOOK OF BEASTS by Angela Rizza (Thanks, MaximumPOP!Books) THE SUMMER OF CHASING MERMAIDS by Sarah Ockler (Thanks, Jamie!!!) EXPONENTIAL […]

Two Peas in a Pod (10): The Martian by Andy Weir

Two Peas in a Pod (10): The Martian by Andy Weir

Posted January 14, 2017 by BAMF in Features, Reviews, Two Peas in a Pod Review / 1 Comment

One of the features here at Books Are My Fandom is our Two Peas in a Pod Review. We will read and review a book as a team. We are choosing books we each haven’t read that sound good to us. Feel free to email us at hello@booksaremyfandom.com with your suggestions for books that Dani and Jamie should read! Dani’s Review THIS BOOK IS AMAZEBALLS IF YOU’RE A GEEK. GO READ IT. I almost want to leave me review as just that, as it pretty much sums up my feelings towards this book. I honestly loved it, even though I knew […]

ARC Review: The Pages of Time by Damian Knight

ARC Review: The Pages of Time by Damian Knight

Posted January 13, 2017 by BAMF in Reviews / 0 Comments

Disclaimer: We received an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. This in no way affects our opinion of the book. Dani’s Review DNF @ 2% You know how you can pick up a book and just know it won’t work for you? Yeah. That happened here. Nothing worked for me. Nothing made sense. The sister was just an extreme mess, and I find it hard to believe that, after what she did years before, she wouldn’t have had a psych evaluation. It didn’t help that there was too much unnecessary detail. Maybe it should become standard practice […]

#Review & #Interview: Sword and Verse by Kathy MacMillan

#Review & #Interview: Sword and Verse by Kathy MacMillan

Posted January 12, 2017 by Jamie in Interviews, Reviews / 1 Comment

Dani’s Review One thing made this book really interesting for me: the cultures. As in the real world, there were some similarities between the different peoples, such as the religion and writing, though, due to natural development over time, there were also distinct differences. In our interview with her, Kathy talks about how she based the writing in SWORD & VERSE on her study of Latin and how language changed over time in different regions. You can see evidence of that in the book in the way the writing systems had similar basic characters but different interpretations dependent on where […]

Waiting on Wednesday (52): History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera

Waiting on Wednesday (52): History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera

Posted January 11, 2017 by Jamie in Features, Waiting on Wednesday / 0 Comments

Welcome to Waiting on Wednesday as hosted by Breaking the Spine. Each week we will be highlighting an upcoming novel that we are excited about. We will include links to add it to your Goodreads “To Be Read” shelf and where to pre-order it! As well, we will link to our review if we have been lucky enough to read an advanced copy of the book. Today’s featured book is…HISTORY IS ALL YOU LEFT ME by Adam Silvera! Why We’re Waiting On It Adam Silvera writes the perfect stories for everyone to read and enjoy. Jamie has an ARC of this […]