Book Blast & Giveaway! Darkest Days by N.W. Harris

Darkest Days by N.W. Harris Series: The Last Orphans #4 Publication date: May 22nd 2017 Category: YA Genre: Post-apocalyptic, Science Fiction *Purchase links support this blog The ancient slave mongers who killed the adults and enslaved the children have angered a more advanced species of aliens. Composed of pure energy, this superior race has attacked the Anunnaki home world and is now setting a course for Earth. The energy-based aliens believe in a system of trial by battle. They seek {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Shift of Shadow and Soul by Hilary Thompson

Shift of Shadow and Soul by Hilary Thompson Series: SoulShifter #1 Publication date: May 22nd 2017 by Star Shadow Books Category: YA Genre: Epic Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog There are three kinds of magic in the world, and Corentine has the wrong one. Long ago, the Restless King forced Corentine’s people into hiding as he scoured their blood for the SoulShifter. When Corentine learns she possesses some of the forbidden Shifter magic, she must hide her power or {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Lady of Sherwood by Molly Bilinski

Lady of Sherwood by Molly Bilinski Series: Outlaws of Sherwood #1 Publication date: April 24th 2017 by Clean Teen Publishing Category: YA Genre: Fantasy, Fairy Tales *Purchase links support this blog Robin of Lockesly was neither the son her father wanted, nor the daughter her mother expected. When she refuses an arranged marriage to a harsh and cruel knight, the deadly events that follow change her destiny forever. After a night of tragedy, Robin and the few remaining survivors flee {Read More}

Review: 5 Stars for The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Publication: February 28th 2017 by Balzer & Bray/Harperteen Category: YA Genre: Contemporary, Coming-of-Age, Realistic Fiction Source: Public Library My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. {Read More}

Cover Reveal & Giveaway! Ever After by Aya Ling

Ever After by Aya Ling Series: Unfinished Fairy Tales #3 Publication date: May 20th 2017 Category: YA Genre: Fantasy Click to Pre-order Kat has survived. She returns to Athelia as herself, Katherine Wilson. Edward, elated at learning she is alive, vows to bring her back to the palace. The obstacles, however, seem impossible to overcome. Marriage between a royal and a commoner is not recognized, not to mention that he is already legally bound to Katriona Bradshaw, who will do {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Wishing Heart by J.C. Welker

The Wishing Heart by J.C. Welker Publication date: May 1st 2017 by Entangled Teen Category: YA Genre: Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog With a book in her bag and a switchblade in her pocket, Rebel’s been thieving her way through life while hoping for a cure to fix her ailing heart. But when the bejeweled vase she just tried to hawk turns out to be a jinni’s vessel, Rebel gets lost to her world and dragged within another. Now {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Things They’ve Taken by Katie McElhenney

The Things They’ve Taken by Katie McElhenney Publication date: May 1st 2017 by Entangled Teen Category: YA Genre: Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog All Lo Campbell wants is to be a normal teenager—to go to one high school, live in one place, and have one real friend. Instead, she travels the country with her mother, chasing the unknown, the what else that’s out there… Until one day, the what else chases back. Determined to rescue her mom from whatever {Read More}

Review: Clean by Amy Reed

Clean by Amy Reed Publication: May 8th, 2012 Category: YA Genre: Contemporary, Mental Health Source: Public Library My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog You’re probably wondering how I ended up here. I’m still wondering the same thing. Olivia, Kelly, Christopher, Jason, and Eva have one thing in common: They’re addicts. Addicts who have hit rock bottom and been stuck together in rehab to face their problems, face sobriety, and face themselves. None of them wants to be there. None {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Feel Me Fall by James Morris

Feel Me Fall by James Morris Publication: May 2nd, 2017 Category: YA Genre: Thriller *Purchase links support this blog Secrets and survival in the Amazon Emily Duran is the sole survivor of a plane crash that left her and her teenage friends stranded and alone in the jungles of the Amazon. Lost and losing hope, they struggle against the elements, and each other. With their familiar pecking order no longer in place, a new order emerges, filled with power struggles, {Read More}

Review: 5 Brilliant Stars for Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell!

Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell Publication: September 10th, 2013 Category: YA Genre: Contemporary, Coming of Age, Romance Source: Public Library My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog From the author of the New York Times bestseller Eleanor & Park. A coming-of-age tale of fan fiction, family and first love. Cath is a Simon Snow fan. Okay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan… But for Cath, being a fan is her life—and she’s really good at it. She and her {Read More}

Review: 4 Stars for Hotel Ruby by Suzanne Young

Hotel Ruby by Suzanne Young Publication: November 3rd, 2015 Category: YA Genre: Paranormal Source: Public Library My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Stay tonight. Stay forever. When Audrey Casella arrives for an unplanned stay at the grand Hotel Ruby, she’s grateful for the detour. Just months after their mother’s death, Audrey and her brother, Daniel, are on their way to live with their grandmother, dumped on the doorstep of a DNA-matched stranger because their father is drowning in his {Read More}

Release Week Sneek Peak! Prelude to Mayhem by Edward Aubry

I can’t wait to sit down and read this book! I read UnHappenings by Aubry last year and my mind was completely blown. I haven’t had a book do that to me since, so I’m looking forward to a new experience from this author. Prelude to Mayhem by Edward Aubry Series: Mayhem Wave #1 Publication: November 28th 2016 by Curiosity Quills Category: YA Genre: Fantasy, Science Fiction *Purchase links support this blog On May 30, 2004, the world transformed. Nearly {Read More}

Cover Reveal! The Romeo Catchers by Alys Arden

The Romeo Catchers by Alys Arden Series: The Casquette Girls #2 Publication date: May 23rd 2017 by Skyscape Category: YA Genre: Paranormal Click to Pre-order Tormented by the fate she condemned her mother to, and by the lies she’s forced to tell to cover it up, Adele scours Storm-ravaged New Orleans for the truth about her family’s magical past. But every turn leads her back to the one person she’s determined to forget: Niccolò Medici. Not even the multitude of {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! Unnatural Deeds by Cyn Balog

Unnatural Deeds by Cyn Balog Publication: November 1st 2016 by Sourcebooks Fire Category: YA Genre: Mystery, Thriller *Purchase links support this blog Secrets. Obsession. Murder. Victoria is about to discover just how dangerous it can be to lose yourself. Victoria Zell doesn’t fit in, but she’s okay with that. All she needs is the company of her equally oddball boyfriend, Andrew. She doesn’t care what anyone else thinks…until magnetic, charming, mysterious Z comes into her life, and she starts lying {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Boyfriend Whisperer by Linda Budzinski

The Boyfriend Whisperer by Linda Budzinski Publication: November 15th 2016 Category: YA Genre: Contemporary, Romance *Purchase links support this blog As President and CEO of Boyfriend Whisperer Enterprises, Lexi Malloy is Grand View High School’s undercover Cupid. One problem: She’s stuck in the friend zone when it comes to her own crush, Chris Broder. She and Chris have been best friends since the third grade, and he doesn’t even seem to realize she’s is a member of the opposite sex. {Read More}