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
Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier Publication Date: September 13th, 2016 Publisher: Scholastic If you give them just a tiny bit of yourself, you will never be lacking in spirits to call your friends. It’s easy for Cat to get swept away with the responsibility of being the older sister to Maya, a spirited girl with cystic… Read More ARC Review: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier
Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova Publication Date: September 6th, 2016 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire She is light in the hopeless places. She is the sky when the night blazes. Alex has known two things all her life: she’s a bruja, a powerful witch, and she doesn’t want her magic. When Alex performs a spell to rid herself of her… Read More ARC Review: Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova