YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

The Book: Book Title: Dumplin' Book Author: Julie Murphy Genre: YA Contemporary Publishing Date: September 15th, 2015 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Synopsis: Self-proclaimed fat girl Willowdean Dickson (dubbed “Dumplin’” by her former beauty queen mom) has always been at home in her own skin. Her thoughts on having the ultimate bikini body? Put a bikini on your body.… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

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 Spotlight

Author/Book Spotlight: One Fine Mess by Mark Petersen

The Book: Book Title: One Fine Mess Book Author: Mark Petersen Genre: Crime Comedy Publishing Date: June 21st, 2018 Publisher: Dunmore Books Synopsis: All Jules Nichols wants is respect—and babies. A quiet life with a happy family. So with the help of her lover, she comes up with a plan to get rid of her abusive… Continue reading Author/Book Spotlight: One Fine Mess by Mark Petersen

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Top 5 Tuesday: Books That Made Me Laugh

Coming at you with another Top 5 Tuesday post, which is a weekly meme hosted by Bionic Book Worm. Shanah created this weekly event as a way to explore different, fun topics, so make sure you visit her amazing blog and check out her Top 5 Tuesday posts! Top 5 Books That Made Me Laugh: Etiquette… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Books That Made Me Laugh

YA Book Review

Knowing is Halfling the Battle by William Tyler Davis (Epik Fantasy #2)

The Book: Book Title: Knowing is Halfling the Battle Book Author: William Tyler Davis Genre: Fantasy Publishing Date: March 2018 Publisher: Self Published Date Read: August 1st, 2018 Synopsis: A city under siege. A halfling knight. One Epik Quest. Epik thought he had found what he was looking for - magic, adventure. He saved an entire kingdom.… Continue reading Knowing is Halfling the Battle by William Tyler Davis (Epik Fantasy #2)

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Hero in a Halfling by William Tyler Davis (Epik Fantasy #1)

The Book: Book Title: Hero in a Halfling Book Author: William Tyler Davis Genre: Fantasy Publishing Date: October 5th, 2017 Publisher: Self Published Date Read: May 15th, 2018 Synopsis: Not all halflings dream of magic... But Epik isn’t like the rest. Adventure. Excitement. He craves those things. He would rather learn magic, not follow a wizard… Continue reading Hero in a Halfling by William Tyler Davis (Epik Fantasy #1)

YA Book Review

Starstruck by S.E. Anderson (Starstruck #1)

The Book: Book Title: Starstuck Book Author: S.E. Anderson Page Count: 386 Publishing Date: May 4th, 2017 Publisher: Bolide Date Read: March 5th, 2018 Synopsis: After an incident with a hot-air balloon causes college-dropout Sally Webber to lose her job, she sets off to find direction in her life. Crashing into a teleporting alien, however,… Continue reading Starstruck by S.E. Anderson (Starstruck #1)

YA Book Review

Beastly Bones by William Ritter (Jackaby #2)

The Book: Book Title: Beastly Bones Book Author: William Ritter Page Count: 320 Publishing Date: August 2nd, 2016 Publisher: Alonquin Young Readers Date Read: January 19th, 2018 Synopsis: In 1892, New Fiddleham, New England, things are never quite what they seem, especially when Abigail Rook and her eccentric employer, R. F. Jackaby, are called upon to… Continue reading Beastly Bones by William Ritter (Jackaby #2)