Month: May 2014

YA Review: Tin Star by Cecil..

YA Review: Tin Star by Cecil Castellucci

Tin Star by Cecil Castellucci Release Date: February 25, 2014 Publisher: Roaring Brook Press 240 Pages Received: Borrowed Format: ARC Rating:  Description:  On their way to start a new life, Tula and her family travel on the Prairie Rose, a colony ship headed to a planet in the outer reaches of the galaxy. All is […]

May 26, 2014
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TBF Part 3: Swag

TBF Part 3: Swag

This is the last TBF focused post for this year. I’ve had a couple people wanting to know about the other bookish non-book things I got at the event so here there be pictures! 🙂 This will be a short picture post, not much to say, so if there’s anything anyone wants to know about […]

May 23, 2014
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Teen Book Festival Part 2: T..

Teen Book Festival Part 2: The Books

One of the best parts of a book festival is, of course, the books. I had quite a few of the books from a good selection of authors but I couldn’t resist buying a couple more while I was there. After all, what is the point of having a spectacular book collection if you can’t […]

May 20, 2014
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Teen Book Festival Part 1: T..

Teen Book Festival Part 1: The Experience and the Authors

I went to the 2014 Rochester Teen Book Festival this past Saturday at Nazereth College with a group of my friends. We couldn’t believe how many people showed up this year. They estimated around 3,000 teenagers, librarians, teachers, and other interested folks had shown up. I even spotted a couple of bloggers and booktubers in […]

May 19, 2014
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YA Review: Guardian (Proxy #..

YA Review: Guardian (Proxy #2) by Alex London

  Guardian (Proxy #2) by Alex London Release Date: May 29, 2014 Publisher: Philomel 352 Pages Received: Originally borrowed ARC, then bought and signed early at TBF. Format: ARC, Signed hardcover Rating:  May Contain Some Spoilers! Description: The pulse-pounding sequel to Proxy! Inspired by The Whipping Boy and Feed, this adrenaline-fueled thriller will appeal to […]

May 19, 2014
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TFIOSOH: John Green + Ohio =..

TFIOSOH: John Green + Ohio = Awesome

Cleveland, Ohio was one of only 4 tour stops on the The Fault in Our Stars movie tour last Wednesday. It is lucky for me I live nearby and was able to actually go. We took the red line into Tower City and found the event space absolutely packed. There’s a nice photo of the […]

May 13, 2014
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TFIOS Tour Cleveland, OH

TFIOS Tour Cleveland, OH

At the last minute I found myself able to make it to the The Fault in Our Stars movie tour in Cleveland. This is one of the many pictures I will be taking. Stay tuned for details, lovely readers!  Keep reading,  The Book Nut

May 8, 2014
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YA Review: Proxy (Proxy #1) ..

YA Review: Proxy (Proxy #1) by Alex London

Proxy (Proxy #1) by Alex London Release Date: June 18, 2013 Publisher: Philomel 384 Pages Received: Gift Format: Hardcover Rating:  4 Stars Warning: May contain spoilers Description: Knox was born into one of the City’s wealthiest families. A Patron, he has everything a boy could possibly want—the latest tech, the coolest clothes, and a Proxy […]

May 1, 2014
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Clean Sweep ARC Challenge!

Clean Sweep ARC Challenge!

I’m joining the Clean Sweep ARC challenge hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer and Angela’s Anxious Life. It’s about time to move some of these unfinished ARCs from my TBR pile to my Read pile. It’s getting out of control! So let’s do this and if you have a pile of unfinished ARCS, join on up! […]

May 1, 2014
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