This Giveaway Has Ended: Red Queen Map and Scarlet Guard Bandana

This FABULOUS giveaway is being brought to you by the hilarious and incredibly talented Erin Summerill! If you haven't read her book Ever the Hunted yet, I highly, HIGHLY recommend it. Check out my review here! Which, by the way, I wrote before I ever met Erin or even knew she was a local author. So … Continue reading This Giveaway Has Ended: Red Queen Map and Scarlet Guard Bandana

Highlights From the Victoria Aveyard, Sophie Jordan Event with Kathryn Purdie!

All hail the Queens! What an AMAZING night! It was so much fun getting to meet Victoria Aveyard and Sophie Jordan! And Kathryn Purdie, of course, did a phenomenal job moderating their panel. It was fascinating listening to them discuss the motivation behind their novels and some important details about their books and writing that I … Continue reading Highlights From the Victoria Aveyard, Sophie Jordan Event with Kathryn Purdie!

King’s Cage is an Exhibition of Incredible Character Development

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

Beautiful World-Building and Romance Make Reign of Shadows a Captivating Retelling

Sophie Jordan has created a beautiful world shrouded in darkness in Reign of Shadows, which I had no idea was a Rapunzel retelling until I actually started reading this book. Her experience in writing romance novels is very apparent by the way she builds romantic tension throughout, making for one very enjoyable read. Wine Pairing Reign of Shadows by Sophie Jordan Immerse … Continue reading Beautiful World-Building and Romance Make Reign of Shadows a Captivating Retelling

GoodReads Announces Their 2016 Reading Challenge’s Most-Read Books

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