Posted in June 2014

Book of the Month #26

This month was harder as but I decided on Otherbound because I loved the characters so much & the last chapter ♥♥♥ Otherbound by Corinne Duyvis My review HERE Advertisements

Stacking the Shelves #68

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. It’s a chance to show what books you’ve added to your library in the past 7 days. These can be bought books, borrowed, review copies, any which way they come to you. From StorytellersInc: Half Bad by Sally Green (Bookclub) A Drowned Maiden’s Hair by Laura Amy … Continue reading

Half Bad by Sally Green

How did I get the book? StorytellerInc Book Club Genre: Fantasy Synopsis: You can’t read, can’t write, but you heal fast, even for a witch. You get sick if you stay indoors after dark. You hate White Witches but love Annalise, who is one. You’ve been kept in a cage since you were fourteen. All … Continue reading

The Bookshelf (June 2014)

Books reviewed this month: Half Bad by Sally Green A Boy Called Hope by Lara Williamson The Mute Button by Ellie Irving* Welcome to the Dark House by Laurie Stolarz* Flashes by Tim O’Rourke Glimpse by Kendra Leighton Don’t Look Back by Jennifer L. Armentrout* Secrets, Lies and Locker 62 by Lil Chase The Ghost and the Goth by Stacey Kade Love, Lies and … Continue reading

Waiting on Wednesday #38

This is a weekly meme hosted by Jill from Breaking the Spine. “Waiting on Wednesday” spotlights upcoming releases that you can’t wait to read. Evil Librarian by Michelle Knudsen He’s young. He’s hot. He’s also evil. He’s . . . the librarian. When Cynthia Rothschild’s best friend, Annie, falls head over heels for the new … Continue reading

Interview with Marieke Nijkamp

Marieke is a storyteller, dreamer, globe-trotter, and proud-to-be geek. She wants to grow up to be a time traveler, holds degrees in philosophy, history, and medieval studies, and is more or less proficient in about a dozen languages. In the midnight hours of the day she writes young adult stories (ranging from contemporary to fantasy) as well … Continue reading

Stacking the Shelves #67

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. It’s a chance to show what books you’ve added to your library in the past 7 days. These can be bought books, borrowed, review copies, any which way they come to you. It’s now a few weeks since New York so it’s about time I shared what … Continue reading

#WeNeedDiverseBooks Panel @ BookCon

There isn’t really a lot I can add to all the write-ups this panel has had: Publisher’s Weekly, SLJ, Emily Pan, Shelf Awareness and NPR’s Morning Edition (just to name a few) You can listen to the FULL unedited audio of the panel HERE or read the transcript HERE The room wasn’t big enough, I turned … Continue reading