Convince Me To Read (30): The Summer of Chasing Mermaids by Sarah Ockler

Convince Me To Read (30): The Summer of Chasing Mermaids by Sarah Ockler

Posted March 4, 2017 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 really liked this book. It is probably my favourite that I’ve read of the retellings for #12DaysOfDiversity that I have hit up this week. But it still wasn’t exactly a retelling, rather it had some of the same characters and a similar theme. I would say it […]

The Month Ahead: March 2017

Posted March 3, 2017 by BAMF in Features, The Month Ahead / 2 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 March 2017 A CROWN OF WISHES by Roshani Chokshi – YA Fantasy, companion to THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN SHADOW RUN by AdriAnne Strickland & Michael Miller – YA Science Fiction QUEENS OF GEEK by Jen Wilde – YA Contemporary THE SHIP […]

Waiting on Wednesday (59): You’re Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner

Waiting on Wednesday (59): You’re Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner

Posted March 1, 2017 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…YOU’RE WELCOME, UNIVERSE by Whitney Gardner! Why We’re Waiting On It Featuring an Indian, deaf MC and tons of artwork inside, we are really excited to get our hands on a […]

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 […]