Month: August 2014

YA Review: Doon (Doon #1) by..

YA Review: Doon (Doon #1) by Carey Corp and Lorie Langdon

Doon (Doon #1) by Carey Corp and Lorie Langdon Release Date: August 20, 2013 Publisher: Zondervan 368 Pages Received: Bought from Nook Store Format: eBook Rating:  3.5 Nuts Description: DOON… Veronica doesn’t think she’s going crazy. But why can’t anyone else see the mysterious blond boy who keeps popping up wherever she goes? When her […]

August 31, 2014
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Storytime Sunday: Brand̵..

Storytime Sunday: Brand’s Wild by Me

Storytime Sunday is a weekly meme hosted here at The Book Nut in which I share the stories I have used as writing practice. I also share the stories of some of my friends! They may be long or short but what is the point of a story if nobody can read them? This particular […]

August 31, 2014
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Stacking the Shelves #8: Aug..

Stacking the Shelves #8: August 30, 2014

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted my Tynga’s Reviews where we showcase the books that we have bought, borrowed, or were sent by publishers every week. My week was a little crazy so I divided things up a lot to make it easier. Here is what I got.  The Sherlock Holmes Handbook by […]

August 30, 2014
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Bloglovin’ Follower Ap..

Bloglovin’ Follower Appreciation Giveaway!

Last night I reached 100 followers on Bloglovin’! All of my followers are wonderful but 100 is a great milestone. As promised, this is a bloglovin’ follower appreciation giveaway, meaning you do need to follow me on Bloglovin to enter. If you don’t already follow me that way then there’s a button to do so […]

August 30, 2014
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Cover Reveal + Giveaway: The..

Cover Reveal + Giveaway: The Artisans by Julie Reece

Welcome to the Cover Reveal for The Artisans by Julie Reece presented by Month9Books! Be sure to enter the giveaway found at the end of the post! They say death can be beautiful. But after the death of her mother, seventeen-year-old RAVEN WEATHERSBY gives up her dream of becoming a fashion designer, barely surviving life […]

August 29, 2014
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Being a Trader on YA Book Ex..

Being a Trader on YA Book Exchange

We’ve already talked about the beauty that is YA Book Exchange in a previous post so we don’t need to get into that today. What I do want to talk about is becoming a Current Trader on the site. This is something I only recently achieved and it doesn’t come with mega perks. What it […]

August 28, 2014
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YA Review: Unwind (Unwind Dy..

YA Review: Unwind (Unwind Dystology #1) by Neal Shusterman

Unwind (Unwind Dystology #1) by Neal Shusterman Release Date: November 6, 2007 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Reader 335 Pages Received: Bought at TBF Format: *signed* Paperback Rating: Description: Connor, Risa, and Lev are running for their lives. The Second Civil War was fought over reproductive rights. The chilling resolution: Life is inviolable from […]

August 27, 2014
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Adult Review: The Jane Auste..

Adult Review: The Jane Austen Handbook by Margaret C. Sullivan

The Jane Austen Handbook by Margaret C. Sullivan Release Date: January 1, 2007 Publisher: Quirk Books 224 Pages Received: Finished copy from publisher Format: Hardcover Rating:  Description: What would Jane do? Every young lady dreams of a life spent exchanging witty asides with a dashing Mr. Darcy, but how should you let him know your […]

August 26, 2014
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The Giver: The Movie Review

The Giver: The Movie Review

So I read the book a couple of days ago in preparation for this movie, because I believe in reading the book before watching the film adaptation. I wanted to believe that the people who were saying “forget everything you know about the book” were exaggerating. Boy, did I get my hopes dashed. If you […]

August 25, 2014
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Storytime Sunday: The Henry ..

Storytime Sunday: The Henry Letters by Laura

It’s Storytime Sunday again and today we have a story from my good friend Laura! Storytime Sunday is a meme hosted on this blog where I share short stories written by myself and my friends. Most of these are just writing practice for us, so keep that in mind. The story is below the cut! […]

August 24, 2014
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