Month: October 2016

Waiting on Wednesday (38): The Rains by Gregg Hurwitz

Waiting on Wednesday (38): The Rains by Gregg Hurwitz

Posted October 5, 2016 by Jamie in 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…THE RAINS by Gregg Hurwitz! Why We’re Waiting On It As if growing up wasn’t sucky enough, now we have to worry about becoming zombies?!?!?! We’re so excited to read this one, […]

Guest Post: Spindle by Shonna Slayton

Guest Post: Spindle by Shonna Slayton

Posted October 4, 2016 by Jamie in Blog Tours, Giveaways, Guest Posts / 1 Comment

Hello and welcome to our blog tour post for SPINDLE by Shonna Slayton! We have a Guest Post for you today about how to make a fairytale your own! At the bottom of the post you can win signed copies of CINDERELLA’S SHOES and CINDERELLA’S DRESS so make sure you keep scrolling to enter! But first let’s learn more about the book! How to Make a Fairy Tale your own Story Fairy tales are fun to play around with. The basic stories only give you bare bones to work with, so the possibilities are endless. Plus, they are filled with magical enchantments […]

The Month Ahead: October 2016

The Month Ahead: October 2016

Posted October 3, 2016 by Jamie 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 October 2016 WHEN THE MOON WAS OURS by Anna-Marie McLemore – LGBTQ+ Magical Realism, releasing on October 4, 2016 BOY ROBOT by Simon Curtis – LGBTQ+ SciFi, releasing on October 25, 2016 CLANLESS by Jennifer Jenkins – Sequel […]

Stacking The Shelves (37): 2 October 2016

Stacking The Shelves (37): 2 October 2016

Posted October 2, 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 My preorder of A SHADOW BRIGHT AND BURNING by Jessica Cluess finally showed up, and my preorder of THE GOAL by Elle Kennedy appeared on my Kindle. I also received THE MUSEUM OF HEARTBREAK by Meg Leder from @ChouettBlog as part of her unhauling, and Jamie sent me THE […]

Convince Me NOT To Read (1): These Broken Stars by Meagan Spooner and Amie Kaufman

Convince Me NOT To Read (1): These Broken Stars by Meagan Spooner and Amie Kaufman

Posted October 1, 2016 by Jamie in Convince Me NOT To Read, Features, Reviews / 0 Comments

About Convince Me NOT To Read Reviews Dani and Jamie were having a hard time finding books that the other would 100% enjoy. They decided to start a new review series where each tells the other why the book they read is a piece of crap and if they should take it off their TBR pile! Ranting will occur. Jamie’s review I’m SUPER underwhelmed by this one. I had such high expectations because of the beautiful covers and the glowing reviews from people who absolutely loved it. But I found myself a bit bored, especially near the end. I’m not […]