Review: The Walled City by Ryan Graudin

730. That's how many days I've been trapped. 18. That's how many days I have left to find a way out. DAI, trying to escape a haunting past, traffics drugs for the most ruthless kingpin in the Walled City. But in order to find the key to his freedom, he needs help from someone with [...]

Review: Inherit the Stars by Tessa Elwood

Three royal houses ruling three interplanetary systems are on the brink of collapse, and they must either ally together or tear each other apart in order for their people to survive. Asa is the youngest daughter of the house of Fane, which has been fighting a devastating food and energy crisis for far too long. [...]

Review: Pivot Point by Kasie West

Knowing the outcome doesn’t always make a choice easier . . . Addison Coleman’s life is one big “What if?” As a Searcher, whenever Addie is faced with a choice, she can look into the future and see both outcomes. It’s the ultimate insurance plan against disaster. Or so she thought. When Addie’s parents ambush [...]

Waiting on Wednesday #18

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine and spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. I think we've all wondered (at some point) what happened to Aurora after waking up from her long, deep sleep. Obviously, things couldn't go back to normal. Why didn't Disney address this? We're [...]

Review: Magnolia by Kristi Cook

In Magnolia Branch, Mississippi, the Cafferty and Marsden families are southern royalty. Neighbors since the Civil War, the families have shared vacations, holidays, backyard barbecues, and the overwhelming desire to unite their two clans by marriage. So when a baby boy and girl were born to the families at the same time, the perfect opportunity [...]

Review: The Madman’s Daughter by Megan Shepherd

Sixteen-year-old Juliet Moreau has built a life for herself in London—working as a maid, attending church on Sundays, and trying not to think about the scandal that ruined her life. After all, no one ever proved the rumors about her father's gruesome experiments. But when she learns he is alive and continuing his work on [...]

Review: This One Summer by Jillian Tamaki and Mariko Tamaki

Every summer, Rose goes with her mom and dad to a lake house in Awago Beach. It's their getaway, their refuge. Rosie's friend Windy is always there, too, like the little sister she never had. But this summer is different. Rose's mom and dad won't stop fighting, and when Rose and Windy seek a distraction [...]

New Year’s Eve Countdown Survey!

The lovely Christy and Erica over at Novel Ink are hosting a New Year's Eve Countdown Survey! It looks like so much fun and I decided to participate in it 🙂 NOTE: All books are linked to their Goodreads' pages! Check them out, K? 🙂 10: 2015 Books I'm Excited About 9: Favorite Books of [...]

Opinion: Déjà Vu Book Covers

I've been seeing a lot of "déjà vu" covers lately. Those pictures that you've definitely seen before as covers, but authors keep reusing them. I don't know if there's a stockpile of photos that authors can use for their book's cover if they don't want to create their own, but this is something that I've [...]

Waiting on Wednesday #14

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine and spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. Three Key Words for This Week's WoW: Schizophrenia, moody boys, genetics Wow! Doesn't that sound great? Terrified by the realization that she could lose her mother to schizophrenia, Emma spirals out of control [...]