Rocks Fall, Everyone Dies by Lindsay Ribar Published June 7, 2016 by Kathy Dawson Books 336 pages Amazon | B&N Source: Purchased Twin Peaks meets Stars Hollow in this paranormal suspense novel about a boy who can reach inside people and steal their innermost things—fears, memories, scars, even love—and his family’s secret ritual that for… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Rocks Fall, Everyone Dies
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne Published July 31, 2016 by LittleBrown UK 343 pages Amazon | B&N Source: Purchased It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn’t much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband and father of three… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows Published June 7, 2016 by HarperTeen 512 pages Amazon | B&N Source: Purchased Edward is the sixteen-year-old king of England, and he happens to be on his deathbed, unfortunately. He’s pretty upset about this considering he would rather be planning how to get his first kiss… Continue reading Let’s Talk: My Lady Jane
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly feature hosted by Breaking the Spine which spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco Publication Date: September 20, 2016 by Jimmy Patterson, 336 pages Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord’s daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Stalking Jack the Ripper
As always, Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish! Growing up, my family joked that we were some type of traveling circus, because we were CONSTANTLY moving. Like, every school year was a new school and city and/or state. I was born in Washington state, moved to Nebraska as… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Facts About Me!
When Season 6 of HBO’s version of Game of Thrones premiered this spring, I had never seen an episode and didn’t know much about it other than dragons + sword-fighting + something called a khaleesi. My boyfriend loves the show and convinced me to binge-watch the whole series to catch up before season 6 started,… Continue reading Game of Thrones Reading Challenge
This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is all about under-rated books. These are all books that I think any contemporary YA fan should read, but may not have heard much about. The Princesses of Iowa by M. Molly Backes: This is a book I will champion forever. It’s one of my all time favorites that I’ve… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: The Best Under Rated Books