Month: September 2016

Stacking The Shelves (33): 4 September 2016

Stacking The Shelves (33): 4 September 2016

Posted September 4, 2016 by Jamie 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 I returned from my looong holiday and had a TON of books waiting for me! I figured I’d divide them out in handle categories for you. Presents: WHISPER TO ME by Nick Lake ALICE AND THE FLY by James Rice FALLING KINGDOMS, REBEL SPRING, GATHERING DARKNESS by Morgan […]

Convince Me To Read (17): Afterworlds by Scott Westerfeld

Convince Me To Read (17): Afterworlds by Scott Westerfeld

Posted September 3, 2016 by Jamie in Convince Me To Read, Features, Reviews / 0 Comments

About Convince Me To Read Reviews While we all have fairly similar tastes, sometimes we need a little push to read a certain book. The Convince Me to Read Review will be a review of the novel plus a section on why we think the other would enjoy it. Jamie’s review I was scared reading this one because it is my first Westerfeld book after the Uglies series and those literally changed my life, but I really liked this one! I liked that the two stories overlapped in some ways but were separate in others. It was a behemoth of […]

The Month Ahead: September 2016

The Month Ahead: September 2016

Posted September 2, 2016 by BAMF in Features, The Month Ahead / 0 Comments

Want to know what’s happening in the YA world this month? Well look no further! We’ve collected the exciting releases and events of the month for you to refer to in one place. WAIT! Are we missing something, or do you want to make sure we have something jotted down for the coming months? Let us know in the comments! Books Releasing in September 2016 AS I DESCENDED by Robin Talley, LGBTQ+ Macbeth Retelling – September 6, 2016 CROOKED KINGDOM by Leigh Bardugo, sequel to SIX OF CROWS – September 27, 2016 THE FEMALE OF THE SPECIES by Mindy McGinnis, a […]

Blogger Advice: Social Media Etiquette while Blog Hopping

Blogger Advice: Social Media Etiquette while Blog Hopping

Posted September 1, 2016 by Jamie in Blogger Advice / 4 Comments

Why Social Media Etiquette is Important… Branding is extremely important when you are presenting yourself online. How you act on your social media accounts will determine how people view you — and subsequently your blog. While all publicity is good publicity if it is intelligent, it is important to ensure that what you are conveying on social media is the way you want others to perceive you. There are many social media websites and using them all is important, especially using them correctly. We will be doing a series of these Social Media Etiquette posts to help bloggers realize what […]