Book Review: “Geekerella” by Ashley Poston

“Geekerella” by Ashley Poston (2017) Genre: YA, Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Retelling Page Length: 320 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: Geek girl Elle Wittimer lives and breathes Starfield, the classic science-fiction series she grew up watching with her late father. So when she sees a cosplay contest for a new Starfield movie, she has to enter. The prize? […]

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Book Review: “Into The Bright Unknown” (Gold Seer Trilogy #3) by Rae Carson

“Into The Bright Unknown” (Gold Seer #3) by Rae Carson (2017) Genre: YA, Fiction, Historical, Fantasy Page Length: 343 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: Leah Westfall, her fiancé Jefferson, and her friends have become rich in the California Territory, thanks to Lee’s magical ability to sense precious gold. But their fortune has made them a target, […]

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Book Review: “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas

“The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas (2017) Genre: Fiction, Contemporary, YA Page Length: 444 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her […]

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Book Review: “Always and Forever, Lara Jean” (To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before #3) by Jenny Han

Always and Forever, Lara Jean (To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before #3) by Jenny Han (2017) Genre: YA, Fiction, Contemporary, Romance Page Length: 325 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: Lara Jean is having the best senior year. And there’s still so much to look forward to: a class trip to New York City, prom with her boyfriend Peter, Beach Week […]

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Blog Tour: “Starfish” by Akemi Dawn Bowman – Review & Giveaway!

About The Book Synopsis: Kiko Himura has always had a hard time saying exactly what she’s thinking. With a mother who makes her feel unremarkable and a half-Japanese heritage she doesn’t quite understand, Kiko prefers to keep her head down, certain that once she makes it into her dream art school, Prism, her real life will […]

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Book Blitz: The Victoria In My Head” by Janelle Milanes – Interview & Giveaway!

Hello All! I am so excited that “The Victoria in My Head” by Janelle Milanes is available now and that I get to share the news with you! If you haven’t yet heard about this wonderful book by Milanes be sure to check out all the details, my Q&A with the author, and an awesome giveaway […]

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Book Review: “You’re Welcome, Universe” by Whitney Gardner

You’re Welcome, Universe Whitney Gardner (2017) Genre: YA, Contemporary, Fiction Page Length: 297 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: When Julia finds a slur about her best friend scrawled across the back of the Kingston School for the Deaf, she covers it up with a beautiful (albeit illegal) graffiti mural. Her supposed best friend snitches, the principal expels her, and […]

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Book Review: “Goodbye Days” by Jeff Zentner

Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner (2017) Genre: YA, Fiction, Contemporary Page Length: 405 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: One day Carver Briggs had it all—three best friends, a supportive family, and a reputation as a talented writer at his high school, Nashville Academy for the Arts. The next day he lost it all when he sent a simple […]

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Book Review: “The Fearless” by Emma Pass

The Fearless by Emma Pass (2014) Genre: YA, Fiction, Dystopian, Sci-Fi Page Length: 400 pages (paperback edition) Synopsis: The Fearless. An army, powered by an incredible new serum that makes each soldier stronger, sharper, faster than their enemies. Intended as a force for good, the serum has a terrible side-effect – anyone who takes it is […]

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Book Review: “Daughter of The Pirate King” (Daughter of the Pirate King #1) by Tricia Levenseller

Daughter of the Pirate King (Daughter of the Pirate King #1) by Tricia Levenseller (2017) Genre: YA, Fiction, Adventure Page Length: 320 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: Sent on a mission to retrieve an ancient hidden map—the key to a legendary treasure trove—seventeen-year-old pirate captain Alosa deliberately allows herself to be captured by her enemies, giving her […]

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