Month: October 2016

Waiting on Wednesday (41): You In Five Acts by Una LaMarche

Waiting on Wednesday (41): You In Five Acts by Una LaMarche

Posted October 26, 2016 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…YOU IN FIVE ACTS by Una LaMarche! Why We’re Waiting On It Performing arts books are Jamie’s JAM. This one just sounds fantastic and we are 100% here for it. Jamie […]

#Review + #Interview: Titans by Victoria Scott

#Review + #Interview: Titans by Victoria Scott

Posted October 25, 2016 by Jamie in Interviews, Reviews / 0 Comments

Hello and welcome to our interview with VICTORIA SCOTT! We have an interview for you today with Victoria where we ask her in depth questions about TITANS! As well, Jamie reviews the book so you can learn more about her thoughts below. But first, let’s learn more about the book! Interview BAMF: What was the inspiration for the mechanical horses? How do they work? Victoria Scott: I got the inspiration for the horses from a commercial, actually! In my mind, the horses work similarly to race cars. Here the commercial! BAMF: What aspects of live horse racing can the reader expect to […]

#Review + #Interview: If I Had A Gryphon by Vikki VanSickle

#Review + #Interview: If I Had A Gryphon by Vikki VanSickle

Posted October 24, 2016 by Jamie in Interviews / 1 Comment

Hello and welcome to our review and interview for IF I HAD A GRYPHON by Vikki VanSickle! We interview Vikki about the book and learn about how cute it is. Plus, Jamie reviews the book! But first let’s learn more about the book! Jamie’s Review Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This book was so adorable. It had everything you could want in a kid’s book: cute graphics, a teaching moment, and MYTHOLOGICAL CREATURES. I loved that Sam wanted to expand her mind in mythology and was aware of how great every […]

Stacking The Shelves (40): 23 October 2016

Stacking The Shelves (40): 23 October 2016

Posted October 23, 2016 by Jamie in Features, Stacking The Shelves / 1 Comment

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 ARCs ECHO CAMPAIGN by Taylor Brooke REIGN OF SHADOWS by Sophie Jordan Gifts THE ROAD TO EVER AFTER by Moira Young (ARC) THE SAVAGES by Matt Whyman THE MARVELS by Brian Selznick (ARC) Purchases THE DESTINED by E.J. Mellow DARK DESIRES by Eve Silver SHAKESPEARE IN FLUFF (please […]

Convince Me To Read (20): The Reader by Traci Chee

Convince Me To Read (20): The Reader by Traci Chee

Posted October 22, 2016 by Dani in Convince Me To Read, Features, Reviews / 1 Comment

About Convince Me To Read Reviews While we 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. Dani’s review THE READER was incredible! I knew it would be special when I read the blurb. A book about a book in a world where books really do hold magic that only a select few can access? Yes, please! And I was not disappointed. Sure, it wasn’t perfect, but the concept […]