Tag Archives: YA

Some Old Friends, Some New

Nice to see you! It’s been a while, though throughout the last month or so, I have been reading so much. I went through a period where I really, really wanted to re-read many of my old books. When my husband and I lived overseas, many years ago,... Read More | Share it now!

What Next? Wednesday: Caffeinated Book Reviewer Edition

Welcome to the inaugural edition of What Next? Wednesday! You can participate in these ways: Write about what book you would have chosen to read next on your blog, using the FIRST I READ book chosen by that week’s honored person, and put a link... Read More | Share it now!

‘Wraith’ Trilogy by Angel Lawson: Great YA Paranormal Trilogy is Available in a Bundle Pack!

I have this author friend who has written some pretty amazing books. I am happy to tell you that her Wraith trilogy is on sale right now! I have reviewed the first two in the series, as well as many of her other books. Just hover over... Read More | Share it now!

INKLings: The Kym Brunner Interview and Book Giveaway

This is the fifth in an ongoing series where I interview authors of books that I have read. My questions are in bold/italics. I am super fortunate to have an ongoing relationship with the publisher Merit Press. I get to read and review a large portion... Read More | Share it now!

Top Ten Tuesday!

Top 10 Favorite Authors In X Genre This week’s Top Ten Tuesday lets you choose your favorite authors in a specific genre, be it sci-fi, romance, nonfiction….anything that strikes your fancy! Since I just read an article about how it is... Read More | Share it now!

Quick and Dirty Reviews for May 2012: Books Rating 4/5 Stars

Abandon by Meg Cabot Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Romance Ages: 14 and up Published: April 26, 2011 by Point This book was previously reviewed. Please click here to read the post. Beyond Jennifer & Jason, Madison & Montana: What to Name Your... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Neophyte’ by Emmalee Aple

So, you die. And now, you’re an angel. Sort of. Addisyn White perished just a few months shy of her high school graduation. Reborn as a neophyte, she has a few years to lose her humanness and become a full-fledged angel. She lives with her Link,... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Abandon’ by Meg Cabot

After months of reading various Young Adult paranormal series, I am happy to say that the one of the most prolific and popular writers in both the adult and young adult genres has written a series that is fresh, intriguing and exciting. Slowly, in... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Divergent’ by Veronica Roth

A semi-dystopian tale, Divergent delivers excitement, danger and attraction. In their sixteenth year, each child takes an aptitude test to determine which faction best suits them. Each of these groups fosters a certain virtue and every unit balances... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Whispering Hills’ by Taryn Browning

Authors who offer up their books for a “read to review” are very brave. Handing over their work to a group of amateur writers is basically asking for a beating. It’s hard to review someone else’s work, especially when you might be hoping to... Read More | Share it now!