Gilded Cage by Vic James Publication Date: February 14th, 2017 Publisher: Del Rey Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House In an alternate England, an elite few called the Equals hold control over the rest through the use of a highly guarded magical power. Commoners, those without magic, must sacrifice ten years of their lives… Read More ARC Review: Gilded Cage by Vic James
Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones Publication Date: February 7th, 2017 Publisher: Thomas Dunne, an imprint of St. Martin’s Press, a division of Macmillan Beware the Goblin men and the wares they sell. Liesl has long abandoned her childhood imaginations of the Goblin King and his kingdom underground, but it seems that the Lord of Mischief has… Read More ARC Review: Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones
RoseBlood by A.G. Howard Publication Date: January 10th, 2017 Publisher: Amulet Books, an imprint of Abrams Books for Young Readers “This can’t be a coincidence, and there’s no longer any doubt in my mind. I am in a horror story.” Rune Germain is on her way to a private school for gifted artists in France,… Read More Review: RoseBlood by A.G. Howard
This is my absolute most favorite time of the year. Thanksgiving kicks off the holiday season with family and friends (and time off work…!), and let’s you rest and recharge for the craziness of the Christmas season. Another reason that I love this time of year is because most of the ARCs are available for… Read More Thanksgiving Reading List
Caraval by Stephanie Garber Publication Date: January 31st, 2017 Publisher: Flatiron Books Before you enter the world of Caraval, you must remember that it’s all a game . . . Scarlett has dreamed of attending Caraval since she was a child, listening to her grandmother’s stories of the magical splendors of the mystical performance. When… Read More ARC Review: Caraval by Stephanie Garber
Space Battle Lunchtime Volume 1: Lights, Camera, Snacktion! by Natalie Riess Publication Date: October 25th, 2016 Publisher: Oni Press Imagine a high-stakes cooking competition, set in space, against other aliens! This is the basic premise behind Space Battle Lunchtime. Personally, nothing sounds more exciting, and each time I explained what the graphic novel/comic was about,… Read More Review: Space Battle Lunchtime Volume 1: Lights, Camera, Snacktion!
This past weekend, I had the pleasure of attending Anderson Bookshop’s YA Lit Conference on Saturday and Sunday. I have attended the conference before, but had never gone to their YA Fandom Frenzy day on Sunday, so I decided to check it out this year. My overall experience was great! I got to hear many… Read More Wrap-Up: Anderson Bookshop’s YA Literature Conference 2016