Month: April 2014

Happy Easter and…

Happy Easter and…

It’s Easter time, everyone!  I hope you all enjoy your holiday! Today (April 20) is also my birthday! Happy birthday to me! So while everyone is enjoying candy and eggs, I’ll also be enjoying cake and new books! So I hope you all have a fantastic Easter Sunday and I will see you again after […]

April 20, 2014
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YA Review: Landry Park (Land..

YA Review: Landry Park (Landry #1) by Bethany Hagen

Landry Park (Landry #1) by Bethany Hagen Release Date: February 4, 2014 Publisher: Dial 374 Pages Received: Borrowed from Friend Format: Hardcover Rating:  4 Stars Description: Downton Abbey meets The Selection in this dystopian tale of love and betrayal In a fragmented future United States ruled by the lavish gentry, seventeen-year-old Madeline Landry dreams of going […]

April 14, 2014
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YA Review: Throne of Glass (..

YA Review: Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass #1) by Sarah J. Maas

Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass #1) by Sarah J. Maas Release Date: May 7, 2013 Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens 404 Pages Received: Bought from Amazon Format: Paperback Rating:  Five Stars Description:  In a land without magic, where the king rules with an iron hand, an assassin is summoned to the castle. She comes not […]

April 13, 2014
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YA Review: Perfect Ruin (Int..

YA Review: Perfect Ruin (Internment Chronicles #1) by Lauren Desteffano

Perfect Ruin (Internment Chronicles #1) by Lauren Destaffano Release Date: October 1, 2013 Publisher: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers 356 Pages Received: Borrowed from a friend. Format: Hardcover Rating:  4 Stars Description: On Internment, the floating island in the clouds where 16-year-old Morgan Stockhour lives, getting too close to the edge can lead to […]

April 12, 2014
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YA Review: Siege and Storm (..

YA Review: Siege and Storm (Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo

Siege and Storm (Grisha #2) by Leigh Bardugo Release Date: June 4, 2013 Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. 432 Pages Received: Bought from BookOutlet Format: Hardcover Rating:  5 Stars *Warning* May contain spoilers…. Description:  Darkness never dies. Hunted across the True Sea, haunted by the lives she took on the Fold, Alina must try to […]

April 12, 2014
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YA Review: Dark Triumph (His..

YA Review: Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin #2) by Robin LaFevers

Dark Triumph (His Fair Assassin #2) by Robin LaFevers Release Date: April 2, 2013 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children 385 Pages Received: Bought from Book Outlet Format: Hardcover Rating:  5 Stars Description:  When Sybella arrived at the doorstep of St Mortain half mad with grief and despair the convent were only too happy to […]

April 8, 2014
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I’m Going to TBF!

40 Days and 15 Hours until TBF LIVE, 2014! I’m going to the 9th Annual Greater Rochester Teen Book Festival this year! Here is a list of authors who will be there: *I own a book or books by this author.  Laurie Halse Anderson*      Jay Asher*      Jonathan Auxier      Paolo Bacigalupi      Charles Benoit     […]

April 6, 2014
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YA Review: Shadow and Bone b..

YA Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo Release Date: June 5, 2012  Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.  358 Pages Received: Bought from Book Outlet Format: Paperback Rating:  5 Stars Description: The Shadow Fold, a swathe of impenetrable darkness, crawling with monsters that feast on human flesh, is slowly destroying the once-great nation of Ravka. Alina, a […]

April 6, 2014
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