YA Review: Miss Peregrine..

YA Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine’s Children #1) by Ransom Riggs Release Date: June 7, 2011 Publisher: Quirk Books 352 Pages Received: Used from Goodwill  Format: Hardcover, no dust jacket (it kills me that it’s missing, trust me). Rating:  5 Stars! Description:  A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of very […]

February 9, 2014
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YA Review: Defiance by CJ Re..

YA Review: Defiance by CJ Redwine

Defiance (Courier’s Daughter Trilogy #1) by C.J. Redwine Release Date: August 28, 2012 Publisher: Balzer + Bray  403 Pages Received: Bought from Book Outlet Format: Paperback Rating:  4 Stars Description:  Within the walls of Baalboden, beneath the shadow of the city’s brutal leader, Rachel Adams has a secret. While other girls sew dresses, host dinner […]

February 8, 2014
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A Bookish To-Do List

Life is hectic right now, but it’s not necessarily in a bad way. I’m enjoying tons of excellent books, making awesome bookish friends, and getting to talk to some really cool authors. All of this gets mashed between my final semester of college, the last round of greek life pledging I’ll ever be active for, […]

February 7, 2014
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YA Review: Scintillate (The ..

YA Review: Scintillate (The Light Key Trilogy #1) by Tracy Clark

Scintillate (The Light Key Trilogy #1) by Tracy Clark Release Date: February 4, 2014 Publisher: Entangled Teen 304 Pages Received: NetGalley E-ARC Format: E-Book Rating:  3.5 Stars Description: A mighty flame follows a tiny spark. Cora Sandoval’s mother disappeared when she was five and they were living in Ireland. Since then, her dad has been […]

February 5, 2014
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Middle Grade Review: Ophelia..

Middle Grade Review: Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxlee

  Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxlee Release Date: January 28, 2014 Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers 240 Pages Received: ARC from Publisher Format: Paperback ARC Rating: 3.5 Stars Description: Unlikely heroine Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard doesn’t believe in anything that can’t be proven by science. She and her sister Alice are still […]

February 2, 2014
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The Fault in Our Stars Movie..

It’s here, guys! I am absolutely in love with the look of this movie. It may not be exactly what I pictured but what I’ve seen looks just as good. I am looking forward to how they are going to portray some of the more minor characters and I’m sure this movie is going to […]

January 30, 2014
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YA Review: Defy by Sara B. L..

YA Review: Defy by Sara B. Larson

Defy by Sara B. Larson Release Date: January 7, 2014 Publisher: Scholastic Press 336 Pages Received: NetGalley E-ARC  Format: Ebook Rating:  3 Stars *May contain spoilers* Description: Alexa Hollen is a fighter. Forced to disguise herself as a boy and serve in the king’s army, Alex uses her quick wit and fierce sword-fighting skills to earn a spot […]

January 28, 2014
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YA Review: Avalon by Mindee ..

YA Review: Avalon by Mindee Arnett

Avalon by Mindee Arnett Release Date: January 21, 2014  Publisher: Balzer + Bray 432 Pages Received: ARC Copy from Publisher Format: Paperback ARC Rating:  3 1/2 Stars Description: Of the various star systems that make up the Confederation, most lie thousands of light-years from First Earth-and out here, no one is free. The agencies that govern […]

January 25, 2014
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I’m On Bloglovin’..

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Just a short little notice, I’m getting ready to start putting more content up on the blog including a giveaway! If you want to get ahead on the giveaway, follow my blog on bloglovin’. I’ll be giving away more than one book so there are multiple chances to win! Keep […]

January 18, 2014
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Book Pet Peeves: The Cover C..

Book Pet Peeves: The Cover Change

I’ll warn you now, this is a topic that gets me all riled up. There is nothing I hate more than cover changes. I know this is one thing that many bloggers have talked about but it’s extremely obnoxious for those of us who have to have our shelves a certain way. Technically there are […]

January 18, 2014
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