Month: February 2017

Where Are They Now? with Kristy Acevedo

Where Are They Now? with Kristy Acevedo

Posted February 27, 2017 by BAMF in Features, Interviews, Where Are They Now / 1 Comment

At Books Are My Fandom, we love debut authors, but we feel as though once they debut, the book community forgets about them as a whole. Where do the debut authors go once they have debuted? What do they have in store for the future? And thus, “Where Are They Now?” was born: a feature for the previous year’s debuts to continue to stay in the minds of the bookish community! You can see our full list of participating authors here! So let’s meet today’s featured author… Kristy is currently in Sequel Valley, with CONTRIBUTE, the second book in the Holo […]

Stacking The Shelves (58): 26 February 2017

Stacking The Shelves (58): 26 February 2017

Posted February 26, 2017 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 I bought a single book this week, CONSIDER by Kristy Acevedo! I also got PARIS FOR ONE AND OTHER STORIES by Jojo Moyes from Netgalley and HOW TO SUCCESS!: A WRITER’S GUIDE TO FAME & FORTUNE by Corinne Caputo from Chronicle Books. Jamie’s Haul I purchased: A CONJURING OF LIGHT […]

BAMF Review: Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones

BAMF Review: Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones

Posted February 25, 2017 by Jamie in BAMF Reviews, Reviews / 6 Comments

This was one of those books that we both felt pretty neutral on because while it had pretty prose with vivid descriptions that transported us into the world, it left us wanting a lot more. This felt over before it really began and had us wishing the pace slowed down so we could savour the story, the relationships, and the world just a bit more. While every story is a copy of a copy of a copy, and WINTERSONG is technically a retelling, this story felt like nothing new. It was too easy to compare this one to others that […]

Waiting on Wednesday (58): Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller

Waiting on Wednesday (58): Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller

Posted February 22, 2017 by Dani 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…DAUGHTER OF THE PIRATE KING by Tricia Levenseller! Why We’re Waiting On It So you’re saying Alosa is 17 and a badass captain of a pirate ship already? And she’s on […]

Pro Talks with Laurie Devore

Pro Talks with Laurie Devore

Posted February 21, 2017 by Jamie in Features, Interviews, Pro Talks / 0 Comments

Here at BAMF we are always looking to shine the light on authors and their books. And what better way to do so than to hear about a book than from the author themselves? That’s why we have started our Pro Talks Feature where we interview an author about their book(s) and get the down low on characters, plot and anything else they want to share with us about their life as an author! You can find your next great read here. Today’s Guest Is Interview BAMF: What is the best part about being an author? Laurie Devore: You can’t beat […]