Excerpt & Giveaway! The Queen’s Rising by Rebecca Ross

The Queen’s Rising by Rebecca Ross Series: The Queen’s Rising #1 Publication: February 6th 2018 by HarperTeen Category: YA Genre: Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog When her seventeenth summer solstice arrives, Brienna desires only two things: to master her passion and to be chosen by a patron. Growing up in the southern Kingdom of Valenia at the renowned Magnalia House should have prepared her for such a life. While some are born with an innate talent for one of {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! Genesis by Brendan Reichs

Genesis by Brendan Reichs Series: Project Nemesis #2 Publication: March 6th 2018 by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Category: YA Genre: Dystopian, Science Fiction *Purchase links support this blog Noah Livingston knows he is destined to survive. The 64 members of Fire Lake’s sophomore class are trapped in a place where morals have no meaning, and zero rules apply. But Noah’s deaths have trained him–hardened him–to lead the strongest into the future . . . whatever that may {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! The Fairies of Sadieville by Alex Bledsoe

The Fairies of Sadieville by Alex Bledsoe Series: Tufa #6 Publication: April 10th 2018 by Tor Books Category: Adult Genre: Fantasy, Science Fiction *Purchase links support this blog Charming and lyrical, The Fairies of Sadieville continues Alex Bledsoe’s widely-praised contemporary fantasy series, about the song-wielding fairy descendants living in modern-day Appalachia. “This is real.” Three small words on a film canister found by graduate students Justin and Veronica, who discover a long-lost silent movie from more than a century ago. {Read More}

A Walking Dead Guest Post! Girl VS by X. Culletto

Girl VS by X. Culletto Publication: November 4th 2017 Category: YA Genre: Science Fiction *Purchase links support this blog Before the Vela invasion, Rhyan’s biggest concern was getting through a day of school. But when she is thrust into the madness of a kill-or-be-killed world, her true strength emerges and a deadly warrior is unleashed. Stumbling through the new morals of a post-apocalyptic world, she learns to depend only on herself. As she gets closer to discovering what the aliens {Read More}

Spotlight Post for Wicked Charm by Amber Hart

Wicked Charm by Amber Hart Publication: January 30th 2018 by Entangled Teen Category: YA Genre: Mystery, Romance *Purchase links support this blog Nothing good comes from living in the Devil’s swamp. Willow Bell thinks moving to the Okefenokee area isn’t half bad, but nothing prepares her for what awaits in the shadows of the bog. Girls are showing up dead in the swamp. And she could be next. Everyone warns Willow to stay away from Beau Cadwell—the bad boy at {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Pretty Dead Girls by Monica Murphy

Pretty Dead Girls by Monica Murphy Publication: January 2nd 2018 by Entangled Teen Category: YA Genre: Mystery, Suspense My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Beautiful. Perfect. Dead. In the peaceful seaside town of Cape Bonita, wicked secrets and lies are hidden just beneath the surface. But all it takes is one tragedy for them to be exposed. The most popular girls in school are turning up dead, and Penelope Malone is terrified she’s next. All the victims so far {Read More}

#17DABash The Breathless by Tara Goedjen

The Breathless by Tara Goedjen Publication date: October 10th 2017 Category: YA Genre: Gothic, Mystery *Purchase links support this blog No one knows what really happened on the beach where Roxanne Cole’s body was found, but her boyfriend, Cage, took off that night and hasn’t been seen since. Until now. One year—almost to the day—from Ro’s death, when he knocks on the door of Blue Gate Manor and asks where she is. Cage has no memory of the past twelve {Read More}

#17DABash The Tragically True Adventures of Kit Donovan by Patricia Bailey

The Tragically True Adventures of Kit Donovan by Patricia Bailey Publication date: April 25th 2017 Category: Middle Grade Genre: Historical Fiction *Purchase links support this blog Life in a 1905 Nevada mining town is not easy for any thirteen-year-old. For Kit Donovan, it seems downright impossible. When her mother dies of a fever, Kit is certain she is to blame. Guilt-ridden, she is determined to honor her promises to her mother—namely to be a “proper lady.” Only being a lady {Read More}

Book Spotlight & Giveaway! The November Girl by Lydia Kang

The November Girl by Lydia Kang Publication: November 7th 2017 by Entangled Publishing Category: YA Genre: Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog I am Anda, and the lake is my mother. I am the November storms that terrify sailors and sink ships. With their deaths, I keep my little island on Lake Superior alive. Hector has come here to hide from his family until he turns eighteen. Isle Royale is shut down for the winter, and there’s no one here {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Steal the Stars by Mac Rogers & Nat Cassidy

Steal the Stars by Mac Rogers & Nat Cassidy Publication: November 7th 2017 by Tor Books Category: Adult Genre: Science Fiction My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Steal the Stars, a debut novel by Nat Cassidy, is based on the debut science fiction podcast from Tor Labs. Dakota “Dak” Prentiss guards the biggest secret in the world. They call it “Moss.” It’s your standard grey alien from innumerable abduction stories. It still sits at the controls of the spaceship {Read More}

Spotlight & Giveaway! Black Goat Blues by Levi Black

Black Goat Blues by Levi Black Series: The Mythos War #2 Publication: November 7th 2017 by Tor Books Category: Adult Genre: Urban Fantasy, Horror *Purchase links support this blog In Red Right Hand, Charlie Tristan Moore was thrust into a nightmarish world of lurking Lovecraftian horrors when The Man In Black, a diabolical Elder God, chose her as his unwilling Acolyte. Discovering her own power, Charlie ultimately defied The Man In Black, but at a cost. Now armed with a {Read More}

Guest Post & Giveaway! Poppy Mayberry: Return to Power Academy by Jennie K. Brown

Poppy Mayberry: Return to Power Academy by Jennie K. Brown Series: Nova Kids #2 Publication date: October 10th 2017 Category: Middle Grade Genre: Fantasy, Magic *Purchase links support this blog Finding out you were wrong about something important can be a let down. But Poppy is pleased to learn she’s not just a Monday. She’s a Cusper, a weekday lucky enough to have TWO powers. Poppy’s elation is short-lived when she, Ellie, Logan, and Sam return to Power Academy as {Read More}

Book Spotlight & Giveaway! Seize Today by Pintip Dunn

Seize Today by Pintip Dunn Series: Forget Tomorrow #3 Publication: October 3rd 2017 by Entangled Teen Category: YA Genre: Science Fiction *Purchase links support this blog The third book in the New York Times bestselling and RITA®-award-winning Forget Tomorrow series is a thrilling conclusion to an epic trilogy. Seventeen-year-old precognitive Olivia Dresden is an optimist. Since different versions of people’s futures flicker before her eyes, she doesn’t have to believe in human decency. She can literally see the path to {Read More}