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}

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}

Excerpt & Giveaway! In the Beginning: Dark Retellings of Biblical Tales

In the Beginning: Dark Retellings of Biblical Tales by Various authors Publication: October 25th 2016 Category: YA Genre: Dark, Contemporary *Purchase links support this blog Eight authors come together to build a powerful collection of dark young adult short stories inspired by the mysteries, faith, and darkness found within the Bible. Old Testament and New Testament, iconic and obscure figures alike are illuminated, explored, and re-envisioned throughout this charity anthology from Month9Books. IN THE BEGINNING, ed. Laureen Cantwell and Georgia {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! McGrave’s Hotel by Steve Bryant

McGrave’s Hotel by Steve Bryant Publication: October 11th 2016 Category: Middle Grade Genre: Paranormal *Purchase links support this blog It’s 1936, and nearly twelve-year-old JAMES ELLIOTT is a bellhop at McGrave’s Hotel, there a year since the night his parents died while on a spy mission into Nazi Germany. JAMES craves a goodbye message from his parents, but is distracted by troublesome guests who require his help. Assistance with locating a missing and priceless mummy, wrangling mutant spiders, and attaching {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! Girl in the Shadows by Gwenda Bond

Girl in the Shadows by Gwenda Bond Series: Girl on a Wire #2 Publication: July 5th 2016 by Skyscape Category: YA Genre: Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog Eighteen-year-old Moira Mitchell grew up in the shadows of Vegas’s stage lights while her father’s career as a magician soared. More than anything, Moira wants to be a magician too, but her father is dead set against her pursuing magic. When an invitation to join the Cirque American mistakenly falls into Moira’s {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! Legacy by Ellery A. Kane

This sounds awesome! I can’t wait to read it. Read the synopsis and the excerpt and let’s discuss in the comments below. 🙂 Legacy by Ellery A. Kane Series: Legacy #1 Publication: September 5th 2014 by Balboa Press Category: YA Genre: Dystopian *Purchase links support this blog How do you want to feel today? In 2041, the choice is yours. San Francisco is deserted, the Bay Bridge bombed, and the BART subway trains grounded. The Guardians, members of an elite {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Race Girl by Leigh Hutton

Race Girl by Leigh Hutton Publication: April 3rd 2016 Category: YA Genre: Contemporary, Romance My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Fresh on the heels of Michelle Payne’s historic Melbourne Cup win, comes a blockbuster Australian story about a Queensland girl and the ‘race that stops a nation’ . . . Tully Athens has always dreamed of following in the footsteps of her hero Michelle Payne. Of living up to the Athens name and becoming the third generation of women {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! Flying Blind by Caroline A Gill

Flying Blind by Caroline A Gill Series: The Flykeepers Chronicles #2 Publication: May 21st 2016 Category: YA Genre: Dystopian, Paranormal *Purchase links support this blog In a broken America, seventeen-year old Iolani Bearse encounters a world full of wonder and danger. Lani discovers a secret: houseflies have magic. Stealers have no mercy. Armed with memory-draining lanterns, the stone-cold hunters relentlessly follow catastrophes, laying traps, preying on the weak. Together with her father, Eleanor, Sam, and Mango, her beloved pinto mare, {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Poison (Wind Dancer #1) by Lan Chan

Poison by Lan Chan Series: Wind Dancer #1 Published: September 1st 2015 Category: YA Genre: Dystopian My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Since the night her mother was murdered, sixteen-year-old Rory Gray has known one truth: There are no good Seeders. In post-apocalyptic Australia, the scientists known as Seeders have built a Citadel surrounded by food-producing regions and populated with refugees from the wars and famine. To maintain their control, the Seeders poisoned the land and outlawed the saving {Read More}

Sneak Peek & Giveaway! Lightning Kissed by Lila Felix

Lightning Kissed by Lila Felix Series: Lightning #3 Publication: January 4th 2016 by Clean Teen Publishing Category: YA Genre: Paranormal Romance *Purchase links support this blog Colby Evans can leap from one country to the next in a heartbeat. She can see every sunset in every time zone in the same day. She can travel across the world in a flash. She defies gravity and physics with every breath she takes. She’s tested her abilities and found them limitless. She {Read More}

Sneak Peek & Giveaway! Every Big & Little Wish by E.C. Moore

Every Big & Little Wish by E.C. Moore Series: Dreamland #2 Publication: October 20th 2015 by Booktrope Publishing Category: YA Genre: Romance *Purchase links support this blog E.C. Moore’s young adult novel, Every Big and Little Wish, opens in late spring 1970. Sixteen-year-old Jacy Wilbert’s Mom got promoted, so her parents sold their Victorian home in California and moved to a townhouse in Oregon. Torn away from the only home she’s ever known, forced to leave her beloved German shepherd {Read More}

Awesome Playlist & Giveaways! Emerge by Melissa A. Craven

Emerge by Melissa A Craven Series: The Awakening #1 Publication: April 1st 2015 Category: YA Genre: Paranormal, Urban Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog Allie Carmichael has always believed life is simple. You’re born. You live. You die. She has no cause to believe that equation works differently for her, but there has to be a reason the world treats her like a pariah. When an unexpected move to Kelleys Island brings Aidan McBrien crashing into her life, Allie is {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! The Last Necromancer by C.J. Archer

The Last Necromancer by C.J. Archer Series: The Ministry of Curiosities Published on August 11th 2015 Category: YA Genre: Historical, Fantasy Source: Author in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Victorian London: For five years, Charlotte (Charlie) Holloway has lived as a boy in the slums. But when one theft too many gets her arrested, her only means of escape lies with a dead man. Charlie hasn’t raised a spirit since she first discovered {Read More}

Sneak Peek & Giveaway! Punished by Krys Fenner

Punished by Krys Fenner Series: Dark Road Series #2 Publication: August 16th 2015 Category: YA Genre: Psychological Thriller *Purchase links support this blog Hope springs eternal for everyone except Bella Kynaston. She survived the rape, but making it through the trial is another deal all together. As lies come forward, more questions arise leaving Bella to suffer more punishment than she believed she deserved. Sometimes ending it all seems like the only answer. Will she find the peace she so {Read More}