Waiting on Wednesday (3): These Vicious Masks by Tarun Shanker & Kelly Zekas

Waiting on Wednesday (3): These Vicious Masks by Tarun Shanker & Kelly Zekas

Posted February 3, 2016 by BAMF in Features, Spotlights, 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… THESE VICIOUS MASKS Author: Tarun Shanker & Kelly Zekas Series: These Vicious Masks #1 Publisher: Swoon Reads Publication Date: February 9, 2016 Summary: Jane Austen meets X-­Men in this gripping and adventure-­filled paranormal […]

The Month Ahead: February 2016

The Month Ahead: February 2016

Posted February 1, 2016 by BAMF in 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 February 2016 Some of the releases we are looking forward to this month are… EARTH’S END by Elise Kova A GATHERING OF SHADOWS by V.E. Schwab THESE VICIOUS MASKS by Tarun Shanker THE GIRL FROM EVERYWHERE by Heidi […]

Stacking The Shelves (2): 31st January 2016

Stacking The Shelves (2): 31st January 2016

Posted January 31, 2016 by BAMF in Features, Stacking The Shelves / 2 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 THE MOST EXCITING ADDITION… I got an ARC for WHEN WE COLLIDED by Emery Lord, and it’s so freaking pretty. I love colourful things, and the ARC cover is basically an explosion of colour (see it here). eARCs that I received were HOW WILLA GOT HER GROOVE BACK by […]

BAMF Review: Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

BAMF Review: Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

Posted January 30, 2016 by BAMF in BAMF Reviews, Reviews / 0 Comments

For our first ever BAMF Review, we decided to read Rainbow Rowell’s CARRY ON. We approached the book with different past experiences. All of us loved Harry Potter, which is who Simon Snow, the main character, is based on. However, only Iris had read Fangirl, where Simon Snow was first introduced. Dani had read only one other Rainbow Rowell book, ELEANOR & PARK, while Jamie hadn’t read any. Jamie, however, was a huuuuge Harry/Draco fanfic fan, and, as you’ll see, this pairing is what inspired the book. We all agreed that the book was a bit slow and confusing to start. The story begins […]

Waiting on Wednesday (2): Morning Star by Pierce Brown

Waiting on Wednesday (2): Morning Star by Pierce Brown

Posted January 27, 2016 by BAMF in Spotlights, 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… MORNING STAR Author: Pierce Brown Series: Red Rising #3 Publisher: Del Rey Publication Date: February 9th 2016 Summary: Red Rising thrilled readers and announced the presence of a talented new author. Golden Son […]