Month: December 2016

BAMF Review: Beast by Brie Spangler

BAMF Review: Beast by Brie Spangler

Posted December 31, 2016 by Jamie in BAMF Reviews, Features, Reviews / 0 Comments

As a disclaimer, both Dani and Jamie are cisgendered and therefore are not experts on lived experiences of transgender persons. Please see other reviews by transgender people about the representation to have a full understanding of whether or not it was positive or negative. This is one of the rare times that we had similar ratings of a book but had opposite reasons for enjoying it. So we are going to break it down by issue and see where we lined up and where we differed so you know where this falls. However, this is a very meh book and not […]

ARC Review: RoseBlood by A.G. Howard

ARC Review: RoseBlood by A.G. Howard

Posted December 31, 2016 by Jamie in Features, Reviews / 2 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 (to come) If you look at the past several BAMFs Aloud videos, you’ll know I’ve been waiting for this book for ages. I have a poster on my door, and I have proclaimed by desperation on Twitter. I was lucky that the publisher took pity on me and sent me an ARC (and an invitation to the launch party in January!). You see, I love The Phantom of the Opera. I needed this book […]

Blogger Advice: What To Do When You Dislike A Book You Requested

Blogger Advice: What To Do When You Dislike A Book You Requested

Posted December 29, 2016 by Jamie in Blogger Advice / 3 Comments

Sometimes we need a little help with our blogs, and that’s okay! We here at BAMF have had our newbie moments and want to help you guys to avoid making the same mistakes. Our Blogger Advice series takes a look at etiquette, “how to”s and many other pertinent topics! Have a topic you want us to give you some advice on? Send us an email to hello@booksaremyfandom.com!  What To Do When You Dislike A Book You Requested So you’ve requested a book you’re really excited about and get approved! That’s awesome! But now you’ve read it and realized that you […]

Waiting on Wednesday (50): RoseBlood by A.G. Howard

Waiting on Wednesday (50): RoseBlood by A.G. Howard

Posted December 28, 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…ROSEBLOOD by A.G. Howard! Why We’re Waiting On It The Phantom of the Opera is such a good musical and we are both really excited to see how it is updated […]

BAMF Review Spotlight: The Hate U Give by A.C. Thomas

BAMF Review Spotlight: The Hate U Give by A.C. Thomas

Posted December 26, 2016 by Jamie in Spotlights / 0 Comments

We have loved doing our BAMF Reviews this year, so we thought we’d highlight the first six books we will be reading next year for our BAMF Reviews! There are some great books coming out next year and we need these titles in our hands. Some of the spotlights include an interview with the author, but all of them include why we are super excited to read this book! In June 2017, we will be reading… Why We Decided To Read This One Jamie: We both realize we need to read more diversely and we are going to start doing so in […]