Adult Book Review

The Wednesday Review: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

The Book: Book Title: A Discovery of Witches Book Author: Deborah Harkness Genre: Adult Paranormal Publishing Date: December 27th, 2011 Publisher: Penguin Books Synopsis: In this tale of passion and obsession, Diana Bishop, a young scholar and a descendant of witches, discovers a long-lost and enchanted alchemical manuscript, Ashmole 782, deep in Oxford's Bodleian Library. Its reappearance summons… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Twice Dead by Caitlin Seal

The Book: Book Title: Twice Dead Book Author: Caitlin Seal Genre: YA Paranormal Publishing Date: August 18th, 2018 Publisher: Charlesbridge Teen Synopsis: Naya, the daughter of a sea merchant captain, nervously undertakes her first solo trading mission in the necromancer-friendly country bordering her homeland of Talmir. Unfortunately, she never even makes it to the meeting. She's struck down… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Twice Dead by Caitlin Seal

YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Delusional by Michael Evans (Control Freakz #2)

The Book: Book Title: Delusional Book Author: Michael Evans Genre: YA Sci-Fi Publishing Date: August 26th, 2018 Publisher: Boundless Press Synopsis: Memories will make you. Natalie isn’t dead, but her past is. With Protocol 00 finally having been shut down, the free will of the country was received at the price of the memories of Natalie. After… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Delusional by Michael Evans (Control Freakz #2)

Faerie Tale Friday

Faerie Tale Friday: Stain by A.G. Howard

The Book: Book Title: Stain Book Author: A.G. Howard Genre: YA Fantasy/ Faerie Tale Retelling Publishing Date: January 15th, 2019 Publisher: Abrams/Amulet Books Synopsis: After Lyra—a princess incapable of speech or sound—is cast out of her kingdom of daylight by her wicked aunt, a witch saves her life, steals her memories, and raises her in an enchanted… Continue reading Faerie Tale Friday: Stain by A.G. Howard

YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Slayer by Kiersten White (ARC)

The Book: Book Title: Slayer Book Author: Kiersten White Genre: YA Paranormal/ Fantasy Publishing Date: January 8th, 2019 Publisher: Simon Pulse Synopsis: Into every generation a Slayer is born… Nina and her twin sister, Artemis, are far from normal. It’s hard to be when you grow up at the Watcher’s Academy, which is a bit different from… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Slayer by Kiersten White (ARC)

YA Book Review

Speak Easy Speak Love by McKelle George

The Book: Book Title: Speak Easy Speak Love Book Author: McKelle George Genre: YA Romance/ Historical Fiction Publishing Date: September 19th, 2017 Publisher: Greenwillow Books Date Read: December 13th, 2018 Synopsis:  Six teenagers’ lives intertwine during one thrilling summer full of romantic misunderstandings and dangerous deals in this sparkling retelling of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. After… Continue reading Speak Easy Speak Love by McKelle George

Author Q & A · Author Spotlight

Author Interview: M. Sasinowski (Heir of Ra)

The Book: Book Title: Heir of Ra Book Author: M. Sasinowski Genre: YA Fantasy Publishing Date: August 12th, 2018 Publisher: Kingsmill Press Date Read: September 18th, 2018 Synopsis: Alyssa signed up to study history, not to rewrite it.  An excavation of the fabled Hall of Records beneath the Sphinx unleashes an ancient disease that leaves her father… Continue reading Author Interview: M. Sasinowski (Heir of Ra)

blog event · Book Blitz · YA Book Review

Penguin Young Readers Blog Tour: The Dark Days Campaign (The Dark Days Deceit, Book 3)

The release date for book 3 in The Dark Days Club series, The Dark Days Deceit (November 20th, 2018) is almost upon us! To celebrate the upcoming book, Viking and Penguin decided to set a re-read campaign (for books 1 and 2) to get ready for the highly anticipated 3rd book! Below you will find my… Continue reading Penguin Young Readers Blog Tour: The Dark Days Campaign (The Dark Days Deceit, Book 3)

blog event · Book Blitz · Faerie Tale Friday · YA Book Review

Faerie Tale Friday: Brutal Curse by Casey L. Bond (Lady Amber’s Reviews and PR Blog Tour)

The Book: Book Title: Brutal Curse Book Author: Casey L. Bond Genre: Faerie Tale Retelling/ YA Fantasy Publishing Date: November 2nd, 2018 Publisher: Self Published Date Read: November 7th, 2018 Synopsis: Prince Carden of Tierney lost his home, family, and claim to the throne in one fell swoop when he rebelled against his father for a… Continue reading Faerie Tale Friday: Brutal Curse by Casey L. Bond (Lady Amber’s Reviews and PR Blog Tour)

calendar girls · YA Book Review

Calendar Girls: Not Quite the End (Favorite Middle Book in a Series)

Happy November Calendar Girls Participants! The air is becoming cool and crisp. The leaves are changing colors (for some lucky people, lol). Pumpkin Spice and Chai flavors are in the world. It's a magical season, Fall. But, we have one more season, and one more month left of 2018, which means that November is Not… Continue reading Calendar Girls: Not Quite the End (Favorite Middle Book in a Series)