I was so lucky to get to attend the launch party for Erin Summerill's debut fantasy novel Ever The Hunted last night with my bookish bestie! It was such a blast! The author proved to be every bit as entertaining as her new novel, which I happend to LOVE. You can read my full review of Ever the Hunted here. You … Continue reading Highlights from the Ever the Hunted Launch Party!
GoodReads announced the most-read books from their users’ 2016 reading challenges yesterday. Check out their full article here to see all the books that made the list! And while you're looking at that list, please notice how many of these titles are YA! Like 18 out of the 24, folks. Can we all please recognize … Continue reading GoodReads Announces Their 2016 Reading Challenge’s Most-Read Books
So this fun, little blog I’ve recently started was inspired by the IRL book club that my bookish bestie and I started hosting last year in partnership with our favorite local indie bookshop The King’s English. After we started the book club, we quickly figured out just how many people LOVE YA books and Wine! I … Continue reading The YA and Wine Book Club: Online and Offline
2016 was a great year for author events here in the great state of Utah. We had some amazing, AMAZING authors come to town, mostly due to my favorite indie bookshop, The King's English, and Barnes and Noble's Teen Book Fest! Here are a few of my favorite events we were able to attend: Stephen King … Continue reading My Favorite Author Events of 2016
In this book feature, I really wanted to highlight a book that I am SUPER excited about, not only because of all the amazing hype its getting, but also because it's by one of our incredibly talented local Utah authors, Tricia Levenseller! The Nitty Gritty: Title: Daughter of the Pirate King Author: Tricia Levenseller Publisher: Feiwel … Continue reading Book Feature : Daughter of the Pirate King
So I am finally, FINALLY getting around to reading and reviewing The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken, since she is making a tour stop here in SLC for her new novel Wayfarer, out January 3rd, 2017! And I am SO glad that I am, because I really enjoyed this book. In my opinion, it truly … Continue reading FINALLY Reading/Reviewing The Darkest Minds
Wondering what wines to pair with your YA this week? Here is a sneak peek of my wine recommendations for the books I’ve read, am reading, or will be reading this week! My Recommendations for What I’ve Read so Far This Week: The Book Jumper by Mechthild Glaser I recommend pairing this read with The Scribbler Yalumba Wine, purely … Continue reading YA and Wine Pairings for your Wednesday