ARC: Emma In The Night by Wendy Walker

From the bestselling author of All Is Not Forgotten comes a thriller about two missing sisters, a twisted family, and what happens when one girl comes back... One night three years ago, the Tanner sisters disappeared: fifteen-year-old Cass and seventeen-year-old Emma. Three years later, Cass returns, without her sister Emma. Her story is one of kidnapping and… Continue reading ARC: Emma In The Night by Wendy Walker

Books, Cinderella, Fairy Tale

ARC: Geekerella by Ashley Poston

Geek girl Elle Wittimer lives and breathes Starfield, the classic sci-fi series she grew up watching with her late father. So when she sees a cosplay contest for a new Starfield movie, she has to enter. The prize? An invitation to the ExcelsiCon Cosplay Ball, and a meet-and-greet with the actor slated to play Federation… Continue reading ARC: Geekerella by Ashley Poston

Books, Contemporary

ARC: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

Roanoke girls never last long around here. In the end, we either run or we die. After her mother's suicide, fifteen year-old Lane Roanoke came to live with her grandparents and fireball cousin, Allegra, on their vast estate in rural Kansas. Lane knew little of her mother's mysterious family, but she quickly embraced life as… Continue reading ARC: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

Book Haul, Bookish, Yallwest

Yallwest 2016 Recap

I've been excited for Yallwest 2016 ever since last year. When I first saw the lineup for this year, I felt prepared. This year I was going to take a cart. Ha ha. Last year, I took my backpack, but by the end of the day I was tired of carrying all my books. As for… Continue reading Yallwest 2016 Recap

Books, Contemporary, Romance, Uncategorized

ARC: The ‘Ohana Tree by Rebecca Addison

Author: Rebecca Addison Genre: Romance, Contemporary Links: Goodreads | Amazon Goodreads Synopsis: The first book in the 'Ohana Series by Rebecca Addison. On a small island in Hawaii, twenty-eight-year-old Kai is contemplating his life. He’s a talented singer-songwriter, stuck playing other people’s music for tourists at the local bar. With his own songs and with that… Continue reading ARC: The ‘Ohana Tree by Rebecca Addison

ARC, Books, Contemporary, Romance, Uncategorized, Young Adult

ARC: The New Guy And Other Senior Distractions by Amy Spalding

Goodreads Review: A ridiculously cute, formerly-famous new guy dropping into your life? It's practically every girl's dream. But not Jules McCallister-Morgan's. I realize that on paper I look like your standard type-A, neurotic, overachiever. And maybe I am. But I didn't get to be the editor of my school's long-revered newspaper by just showing up*. I… Continue reading ARC: The New Guy And Other Senior Distractions by Amy Spalding

ARC, Contemporary, netgalley, Romance, Uncategorized, Young Adult

Wild Swans by Jessica Spotswood

Goodreads Synopsis: The summer before Ivy’s senior year is going to be golden; all bonfires, barbeques, and spending time with her best friends. For once, she will just get to be. No summer classes, none of Granddad’s intense expectations to live up to the family name. For generations, the Milbourn women have lead extraordinary lives—and died… Continue reading Wild Swans by Jessica Spotswood

ARC, Books, Historical Fiction, Middle Grade, Uncategorized, Young Adult

Risuko by David Kudler: Book Review Goodreads Synopsis: Can one girl win a war? My name is Kano Murasaki, but most people call me Risuko. Squirrel. I am from Serenity Province, though I was not born there. My nation has been at war for a hundred years, Serenity is under attack, my family is in disgrace, but some people think… Continue reading Risuko by David Kudler: Book Review

ARC, Books, Contemporary, Young Adult

Rebel Bully Geek Pariah by Erin Jade Lange: Book Review

Because after everything life has thrown at us - or, more accurately, after everything Mama has thrown at our lives - I'm not so breakable. Mama is the glass that shatters too easily.. I am stone that doesn't crack easily enough. ☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆ Goodreads Synopsis: "The Breakfast Club" gets a modern, high-stakes reboot in this story… Continue reading Rebel Bully Geek Pariah by Erin Jade Lange: Book Review

ARC, Books, Historical Fiction, Uncategorized, YA

Worlds of Ink and Shadow by Lena Coakley: Book Review

☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆ Goodreads Synopsis: Charlotte, Branwell, Emily, and Anne. The Brontë siblings have always been inseparable. After all, nothing can bond four siblings quite like life in an isolated parsonage out on the moors. Their vivid imaginations lend them escape from their strict upbringing, actually transporting them into their created worlds: the glittering Verdopolis and the romantic and… Continue reading Worlds of Ink and Shadow by Lena Coakley: Book Review