Guest Post: Amber Lough on R..

Guest Post: Amber Lough on Research and Writing- Fire Wish Blog Tour

Today I’m hosting Amber Lough’s blog tour for The Fire Wish, an unique story of magic and Jinni set in 9th century Bagdad (mostly). I met Amber earlier this year at Rochester’s Teen Book Festival where she was talking about being a new author and handing out ARCs of her book. I was lucky enough to […]

July 21, 2014
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The Looking Glass Wars by Fr..

The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor

The Looking Glass Wars (Looking Glass Wars #1) by Frank Beddor Release Date: August 21, 2007 Publisher: Speak 358 Pages Received: Bought used Format: Paperback  Rating:  Description: You know the myth… A little girl named Alice tumbled down a rabbit hole and proceeded to have a charming adventure in the delightful, made-up world of Wonderland… […]

July 20, 2014
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The Fire Wish (Jinni Wars #1..

The Fire Wish (Jinni Wars #1) by Amber Lough

The Fire Wish (Jinni Wars #1) by Amber Lough Release Date: July 22, 2014 Publisher: Random House Children’s 320 Pages Received: From author at TBF Format: Paperback ARC Rating:  Description: A jinni. A princess. And the wish that changes everything. . . . Najwa is a jinni, training to be a spy in the war against the […]

July 20, 2014
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4th Annual Ohio Author Book ..

4th Annual Ohio Author Book Fair: July 19, 2014

  The Hudson Library and Historical Society is a huge brick building in the town of Hudson, Ohio and the home to the 4th Annual Ohio Author Book Fair. Down the street and around the corner sits a wonderful little independent bookshop called the Learned Owl. This was the setting for a fantastic event full […]

July 19, 2014
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Stacking the Shelves #2: Jul..

Stacking the Shelves #2: July 19, 2014

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews where we show off the books we’ve bought, borrowed, or were sent in the last week. So let’s see the books. From top to bottom: Dreamwood by Heather Mackey (audiobook sent by Penguin) City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare (bought from Half Price […]

July 19, 2014
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Young World by Chris Weitz

Young World by Chris Weitz

The Young World by Chris Weitz Release Date: July 29, 2014 Publisher: Little, Brown Books For Young Readers 384 Pages Received: NetGalley Format: E-ARC Rating: DNF  Description: After a mysterious Sickness wipes out the rest of the population, the young survivors assemble into tightly run tribes. Jefferson, the reluctant leader of the Washington Square tribe, and […]

July 18, 2014
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Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell Release Date: September 10, 2013 Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin 438 Pages Received: Bought from BookOutlet Format: Hardcover Rating:  Description: From the author of the New York Times bestseller Eleanor & Park. A coming-of-age tale of fan fiction, family and first love. Cath is a Simon Snow fan. Okay, the whole world […]

July 18, 2014
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Book Pet Peeves #4: Love Tri..

Book Pet Peeves #4: Love Triangles

Ok guys, it’s pet peeve time again. So what do I want to rant about today? Love Triangles. No, not that one. This isn’t Psychology class. Ugh yes, like that. *rolls eyes* So love triangles, why do I hate them? There are several reasons for this. 1. For one, in most cases, love triangles are […]

July 18, 2014
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Counting Down: Endsinger by ..

It’s coming… The last book in the Lotus War Trilogy is coming! Barnes & Noble Powell’s iTunes BooksaMillion Indiebound Amazon Book Depository

July 17, 2014
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Shovel Ready by Adam Sternbe..

Shovel Ready by Adam Sternbergh

Shovel Ready by Adam Sternbergh Release Date: January 14, 2014 Publisher: Crown 256 Pages Received: Sent through Blogging for Books Format: Hardcover Rating: Description:  An addictive genre-blend of a thriller: the immersive sci-fi of Ernest Cline; the hard-boiled rhythms of Don Winslow; the fearless bravado of Chuck Palahniuk; and the classic noir of James M. […]

July 17, 2014
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