It’s Tuesday! I hope everyone had a good weekend! Today I’m excited to introduce Jaime Questell, author of the upcoming YA fantasy, By a Charm and a Curse! Featuring a circus surrounded by mystery and magic, this book is likened to The Night Circus and definitely worth checking out! Stay tuned for my review, coming soon! All About Jaime You wrote a […]
Publisher: Entangled Teen
I struggled to write this review, probably more than I have in a while for a book. Part of this is because I’ve seen backlash on lower rated reviews for 27 Hours and there are SO MANY higher ratings that I thought that I was crazy for not enjoying this one as much as other readers have. And before I say anything […]
Sometimes tropes work. Sometimes… they don’t. This was one of those times. Garden of Thorns had all the potential of a fast-paced YA fantasy but lacked the hook to keep me interested. From the very beginning I struggled to get into this book. The idea was interesting enough, having the “flowers” and “weeds” so there was something there that caught my eye. […]
I breathe the briny air and try to consider the options objectively. As objectively as I ever can when my brother is involved. Yorri was the first person to tell me that one day I’d be kaigo, just like our blood-parents, serving the Miriseh and earning high honors in Ryogo. I’d flicked him on the shoulder and said “Of […]
Rumor Mora fears two things: hellhounds too strong for him to kill, and failure. Jude Welton has two dreams: for humans to stop killing monsters, and for his strange abilities to vanish. But in no reality should a boy raised to love monsters fall for a boy raised to kill them. Nyx Llorca keeps two secrets: the moon speaks to her, and she’s in love with Dahlia, her best friend. Braeden Tennant wants two things: to get out from his mother’s shadow, and to unlearn Epsilon’s darkest secret.
Slayton put an interesting twist on the classic tale of Sleeping Beauty. I immediately grabbed for this book for no other reason than it’s a fairy tale re-telling. Set in the late 1800’s, we meet Briar who’s working to help support her family at a mill. Much of the original story plays a role in this re-telling with little tidbits […]
Welcome to THE LYING PLANET blog tour! Today, I’m lucky enough to have author Carol Riggs here to talk a bit about the book with 10 quick-answer questions! 1. When did you write this book? In 2010-2011, right after I finished my debut, THE BODY INSTITUTE. Then it got shelved for a while, until 2015. 2. What was your inspiration […]