Nemesis is Brilliantly Plotted and Unputdownable

This book is the perfect read for fans of Stranger Things or Wayward Pines. There are some seriously strange things going on in this small town, and Reichs has interwoven all those mysterious happenings into a plot that is captivating and utterly unpredictable. Wine Pairing Nemesis by Brendan Reichs I paired Nemesis with this Baron Von Nemesis Shiraz. Not only because of the word “nemesis”…

Waiting on Wednesdays : Blacksouls

I am so, SO excited to read Blacksouls when it comes out next month. I’m a huge fan of all things pirate, and I cannot wait to see what adventures Nicole Castroman takes Teach on in the next installment in this incredible series. Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine. Be sure to check out…

The Penguin Teen Tour Comes to Salt Lake and Swag Pack Giveaway 

We had such an amazing time getting to meet these incredibly intelligent and talented women during the Penguin Teen Tour’s Salt Lake stop tonight. The authors were, of course, Renée Ahdieh (The Wrath and the Dawn), Lesley Livingston (The Valiant), Natalie C. Anderson (City of Saints & Thieves), and Alwyn Hamilton (Rebel of the Sands). Every…

Highlights From the Jeff Zentner Event

If you’ve read Jeff’s amazing novels The Serpent King and Goodbye Days, then you are very aware of the fact that he makes his readers cry…A LOT. However, he makes up for that by giving out lots of hugs during his events. In all seriousness, this event was so much fun. Thanks as always to The King’s English…

Interview with Project Emergence Author Jamie Zakian and Giveaway!

Title: PROJECT EMERGENCE Author: Jamie Zakian Pub. Date: March 14, 2017 Publisher: Month9Books Format: Paperback, eBook Pages: 292 Find it: Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | TBD | iBooks | Kobo | Google Play Books | Indiebound An ancient Hopi myth says people arrived on tiny silver pods that fell from the sky. But the truth is far more…

Get Ready for More Wonderfully Tear-Stained Pages with Goodbye Days

This book is just WOW! Jeff Zentner solidified his place alongside the likes of YA Contemporary greats like Adam Silvera, Becky Albertalli, and Benjamin Alire Saenz with The Serpent King, and he’s certainly done so again with Goodbye Days. This is definitely another book that I will be vehemently thrusting on everyone I know. It really is that good,…

The Valiant Five Star Review + Were There Really Gladiatrices?!

I am a HUGE fan of anything ancient Rome. Add in a fierce female protagonist, a swoony love interest, and a heart-pounding plot line, well, you’ve got the combination for one PHENOMENAL book! Wine Pairing The Valiant by Lesley Livingston How could I possibly pair this Roman-inspired novel with anything other than an Italian wine. This Bartenura Moscato happens to be…

Get Ready for Crystal Blade!

Oh my gosh, you guys. I loved this book, I loved this book, I LOVED this BOOK! It doesn’t come out until August, so I’ll be waiting to post my full FIVE STAR review until we get a little closer to the pub date. In the meantime, here’s what you NEED to know about this…

Get Book Buzzed with Daughter of the Burning City!

This week I am all abuzz with excitement over the upcoming novel Daughter of the Burning City by Amanda Foody! I am already in LOVE with this book just based off of the description and the STUNNING book cover. I cannot wait to get my hands on this beauty, which is set to release on July 25th….

The Great Pursuit Release Day Blitz, Excerpt, and Giveaway!

I am so excited that THE GREAT PURSUIT by Wendy Higgins is available now and that I get to share the news! If you haven’t yet heard about this wonderful book by Author Wendy Higgins, be sure to check out all the details below. This blitz also includes a giveaway for some amazing prizes! So…

Giveaway Ended: Blood Rose Rebellion

This giveaway has ended. Thank you for participating! Giveaway Alert! Blood Rose Rebellion is one of my favorite books that I’ve read so far in 2017, so I wanted to share the love and host a preorder giveaway! History, fantasy, and Hungarian folklore combine brilliantly in this book, and all the research Rosalyn did to write it absolute…