Books Review

Book Thoughts: Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova

July 17, 2017

A little bit Charmed and a whole lot of originality, Zoraida Córdova’s Labyrinth Lost is an absolute thrill of a novel with storytelling as magic as the world inside. It’s a unique story about family, identity, and what it means to have and accept power. Alex shines as an incredibly developed protagonist who is neither perfect nor overly flawed. She’s as real as can be with a strong…


Waiting on Wednesday: Forest of Whispers by Jennifer Murgia

August 20, 2014

FOREST OF WHISPERS by Jennifer Murgia September 9, 2014 | Spencer Hill Press I first fell in love with Jennifer Murgia with her debut, Angel Star. And now she’s coming back in full force with Forest of Whispers, a historical tale featuring witches. I’ve always loved witch stories and Jennifer has a unique knack of putting a fresh spin on familiar subjects, so I’m excited to see what she has in…


Author Interview: Brittany Geragotelis Talks KISS & SELL

December 30, 2013

People sell some crazy stuff on eBay, but what if you and your friends put your first kiss up for sale? Bestselling author Brittany Geragotelis answers this very question in her new book, Kiss & Sell, a delightful and intriguing read about Arielle, a wallflower teen who is catapulted into the social spotlight after putting her first kiss up on eBay. Today, Brittany discusses the inspiration behind the…


Cover Reveal: THE DARK KING by C.J. Abedi

December 12, 2013

C.J. Abedi‘s Fae has taken the YA world by storm with its enchanting characters and exciting premise. It’s even caught the attention of Hollywood and Ridley Scott has recently purchased the film rights! Today, I am excited to help reveal the gorgeous cover for the sequel, The Dark King! Let’s start with what the book’s about: Darkness descends over Roanoke Island in the sequel to the young adult bestseller,…


FAE Blog Tour: Favorite Scenes and an Exclusive Q&A!

August 27, 2013

I am so excited to be a part of the blog tour for C.J. Abedi’s Fae, available now from Diversion Books! With a gorgeous cover and an intriguing premise, Fae is definitely high in my To-Be-Read pile. Today,  the sisters behind the “C.J. Abedi” name are here to discuss their favorite scenes from the book along with a Q&A that provides even more insight into their fantastical tale. Take a…


Cover Reveal: Blood Revelation by Jamie Manning

June 7, 2013

Are you all ready for some awesomeness? Well, today I’m helping out with Jamie Manning’s cover reveal for the third book in his Blood Prophecy trilogy, Blood Revelation! Release information is TBA. What I love about these covers is that they all match and they utilize the people really well. I’m also a sucker for filigree/swirls, so I love the border effect. Can’t wait to read it!  …

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Review: Ink by Amanda Sun

May 20, 2013

Ink is an enchanting, well-written, and deliciously dark story that will pull readers into a beautiful and dangerous world, one they won’t want to leave. Amanda Sun has crafted a brilliant and refreshing mythology, and delivers a magical setting. Readers will be swept away by Japan’s beauty and Ms. Sun’s artful descriptions. Katie makes for a wonderful narrator. She’s funny, vulnerable, and strong-headed. I liked that she never…

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Review: Chantress by Amy Butler Greenfield

May 16, 2013

Ms. Greenfield has written an alluring story, one that is every bit as enchanting as it is exciting. The plot unfolds at an even pace, and does so thanks to a perfect blend of drama, action, and fantasy. The characters are colorful and engaging, the descriptions are vivid, and the setting is dark and fascinating. Lucy is a great narrator and I think readers will instantly connect with…


Waiting on Wednesday: Snakeroot by Andrea Cremer

May 15, 2013

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly feature hosted by Breaking the Spine  that showcases the books people are eagerly awaiting. *** It’s no secret that I love Andrea Cremer and her Nightshade series. I mean, I LOVE those books. So I’m really excited for Snakeroot, which will feature Adne and Logan as Bosque Mar attempts to escape his imprisonment. Sounds awesome, right? Fans asked for it, and now…

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HUNTED on Pinterest!

May 10, 2013

I’ve been a casual user of Pinterest for some time now and really got into it when they added the secret boards, which I use for story ideas. But this morning I had the sudden urge to do some pinning and what better board to create than a HUNTED board! Yay! Check it out and be sure to let me know of any images you find that remind…

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Review: Invisibility by Andrea Cremer & David Levithan

May 3, 2013

What happens when two incredible authors team up to write a story about an invisible boy, the girl who can see him, and family curses? What follows is Invisibility, an exceptionally moving story that will captivate readers with its humor, romance, and fragility. Andrea Cremer and David Levithan have written a clear, seamless, and perfectly executed story. The chapters alternate between Elizabeth and Stephen’s points-of-view, and the distinct…