The Fire Queen by Emily R. King is out in less than two weeks! And in this heart-pounding sequel to The Hundredth Queen we get to see even more of the element-based bhuta magic system. From burners to galers, tremblers to aquifiers, this book is brimming with magic! Take this quiz to find out which type of … Continue reading Get Ready for THE FIRE QUEEN! Take This Quiz to Find Out What Type of Bhuta You Are!
I had so much fun sitting down with Charlie N. Holmberg, author of The Paper Magician after the launch event for her new novel The Fifth Doll! I loved this book! The Fifth Doll reads like a classic fairytale, is wildly imaginative, and just so much fun. This story is unique and creative. I've never read anything like … Continue reading Interview with Charlie N. Holmberg!
This week is Scholastic's annual I Read YA celebration! And this year's theme is YA Stands for... As an avid YA reader, this is a question that I've put a lot of thought into over the years. To me #YAStandsFor Yearning for Adventure. George R.R. Martin has a wonderful quote that says, "A reader lives a … Continue reading What Does YA Stand For?
I am so thrilled to have Kathryn Purdie, author of Burning Glass and Crystal Blade here on the blog today. It's no secret that I am a HUGE fan these books! There is just something about having an empath as the main character in a fantasy novel that I am absolutely enthralled by. I think it's how deeply empaths feel … Continue reading Interview with CRYSTAL BLADE Author Kathryn Purdie!
I'm so excited to get to participate in the blog tour for Kiersten White's latest novel in The Conqueror's Saga, Now I Rise. I truly think that Lada is one of the most unique and captivating characters in YA, and she more than lived up to all my expectations once again! Wine Pairing One of the … Continue reading NOW I RISE Review and Giveaway!
You might have MAYBE heard the news, but John Green has a new book coming out!!! I'm a huge fan of John Green's, and his books are what really got me into reading contemporary YA fiction. For that I am eternally grateful, and I could not be more excited for his long-awaited, highly-anticipated new novel Turtles … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Turtles All the Way Down
Happy Monday and welcome to another weekly #ARCstravaganza! Today I'm featuring What to Say Next by Julie Buxbaum! I have heard nothing but amazing things about this book, and I am so excited to get to read it! This is one of the many incredible novels coming out on the 11th this month! I hope you'll all … Continue reading #ARCstravaganza: What to Say Next
I loved, loved, LOVED The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (see review here), so I was so ecstatic when I found out that Mackenzi Lee was making a tour stop at my favorite indie book store, The King's English! Getting to listen to her talk about the origins of this story was fascinating, and I'm … Continue reading A Night of Vice and Virtue with Mackenzi Lee in SLC!
I've been tagged a few times for this one, and I'm SO SORRY, because I can't remember who all tagged me. I really need to be better at keeping track of book tags. I lose them in all the book craziness! Because, clearly, I am FREAKING OUT about the amount of books I have read … Continue reading Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag!
I am so excited to be participating in the blog tour for Emily Bain Murphy's mesmerizing debut novel The Disappearances. This book is so full of gorgeous writing and magical mystery, I didn't want it to end! Wine Pairing When an author gives me a wine recommendation to enjoy while reading their book, I happily take … Continue reading THE DISAPPEARANCES Review + Giveaway!