Gardenia is a very unique take on the age-old question of whether or not you would choose to know when you were going to die if given the opportunity to find out. It incorporates murder and mystery as well as family and friendship in one highly-entertaining novel. Wine Pairing I paired this book, which is … Continue reading Gardenia by Kelsey Sutton is Out Today!
The giveaway has ended. Thanks to everyone for entering! I'm so, SO thrilled to have Stephanie Elliot here on the blog today! She is the author of the upcoming YA contemporary novel Sad Perfect. This book has some incredibly important messages about mental health, and it also raises awareness about an eating disorder that many people have never heard … Continue reading Sad Perfect Author Interview!!!
So, in college, I took A LOT of classes on writing and literature, and heard it said repeatedly that writing in second person POV was a terrible idea and would not engage readers. Sad Perfect by Stephanie Elliot proves how very, VERY wrong all of those professors were. Sorry, professors! Wine Pairing Sad Perfect by Stephanie Elliott I recommend … Continue reading Sad Perfect is Immersive and Just SO Moving
There are so many INCREDIBLE debut novels coming out this year, my TBR pile is absolutely quivering in anticipation! I want to help spread the word about some of these amazing new books and authors, so I'll be doing a feature each Friday for a debut author you need to keep on your bookish radar! I have been … Continue reading 2017 Debut Authors to Watch: Angie Thomas
I'm going to predict that most people will feel similarly about this book as they would have about Insurgent by Veronica Roth, because it dives really deeply into the psychology of the characters. It also very accurately depicts they way people would genuinely behave after suffering major trauma.These types of stories aren't always the most "fun" to read, … Continue reading King’s Cage is an Exhibition of Incredible Character Development
I am so excited that LESSONS IN FALLING by Diana Gallagher is available now and that I get to share the news! If you haven’t yet heard about this wonderful book by Author Diana Gallagher, be sure to check out all the details below. This blitz also includes a giveaway but there are rules you … Continue reading Lessons in Falling is Here!
I cannot wait to read this book. Sad Perfect discusses some very important themes including mental health and eating disorders. These themes are so important for young adults to be able to read about, and I'm beyond thrilled to see an author tackling them head-on. Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine. … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday : Sad Perfect