Book Reviews, Fantasy, Paranormal Romance, YA/NA
Review for THE LAST GATEKEEPER by Katy Haye
Faerie and angel folklore collide into one immensely satisfying coming of age story. If The Last Gatekeeper were a statue, I’d say it was whittled to perfection: there are no unnecessary descriptions or dragging introspections. The action is steady, the ...
Book Reviews, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, YA Fandom, YA/NA
Follow Me Back by A.V. Geiger
First, a huge thank you to the publishers for sending me this book. It was a fantastic and addictive read that reminded me of Paper Princess by Erin Watt, but with a psychological edge.   This book is different stylistically ...
Book Reviews, Fantasy, Paranormal Romance, YA/NA
THE OTHER INHERITANCE by Rebecca Jaycox
Thank you to the publisher for a review copy of this book. Fans of Kagawa’s Iron Fey rejoice, The Other Inheritance is a fresh and riveting take on faeries.   The first part of the novel takes place in the ...
Best Books List, events, News, YA Fandom, YA/NA
YA Round-Up: February 2017
Hey everyone! It’s that time of the month again! A lot has happened over February – and that includes a lot of YA-related stuff. So we’re doing a round-up so that you can check out what news bits you might ...
Book Reviews, Fantasy, Paranormal Romance, YA/NA
The Edge of Everything by Jeff Giles
Thank you to Bloomsbury for sending me an early copy of The Edge of Everything. I am on the fence about this book. Part of me adored the writing and the characters, but another part really disliked the plot. It ...
YA Fandom, YA/NA
The YA Shelf’s YA Round-Up: January 2017
Hey everyone! How’s January been for you guys? For YA literature, it’s been a pretty busy month – and it’s just the start of the year! Here’s a fresh new round-up post for you, compiling choice news articles, features, essays, and lists ...
Best Books List, Romance, YA Resources, YA/NA
The Best Contemporary/Realistic YA Books of 2012 and 2013
A lot of YA books can fall under speculative fiction – fantasy, science fiction, horror, dystopia, historical fiction, post-apocalyptic, you name it. But YA also tackles concerns that we’re all too familiar with – high school love, teenage problems, and ...
Book Reviews, Mystery, Thriller, YA/NA
PRETTY FIERCE by Kieran Scott
4,5 stars! Thank you to Sourcebooks Fire for an advanced copy of PRETTY FIERCE. It was a highly entertaining, action-packed story that’s pleasantly written and unfolds at a brisk, satisfying pace. Think Veronica Mars meets Alias.   Kaia, a kick-ass ...
Book Reviews, Mystery, YA/NA
THE HUNDRED LIES OF LIZZIE LOVETT by Chelsea Sedoti
Many thanks to the publisher for an advanced copy of this book. The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett was such a fun and meaningful read. Highly recommended for fans of Little Miss Sunshine. Hawthorn Creely is not your typical teenager. ...
Best Books List, YA Fandom, YA/NA
91 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Book Deals (Free and 99cent YA books)
Happy Thanksgiving! It’s the perfect weekend to stuff yourself too full to move and then devour some new books. We’ve got you covered – here are 91 excellent limited time book deals! I didn’t have time to add the price ...