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Time Between Us by Tamara Ireland Stone

Anna and Bennett were never supposed to meet: she lives in 1995 Chicago and he lives in 2012 San Francisco. But Bennett’s unique ability to travel through time and space … Continue reading

May 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Teaser Thursday: Feed by Mira Grant

It’s Teaser Thursday! To participate, open a book you’re currently reading to a random page and choose a couple of sentences  or a passage to share, though be careful to … Continue reading

May 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Upcoming trends in YA

according to YALSA’s blog The Hub.  I think a lot of the bloggers are spot on with their predictions. Given the popularity of The Hunger Games at the moment, it … Continue reading

May 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Books that Rock: Insurgent by Veronica Roth (Book Two in the Divergent trilogy)

One choice can transform you—or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to … Continue reading

May 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Week in Review: April 15-22 2012

Hello, friends! It’s been a good long while since I’ve done one of these posts, but never has a week been so full of exciting book AND music happenings that … Continue reading

April 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Want a sneak peak of Maggie Stiefvater’s The Raven Boys?

Wish granted! I just love how generous my favorite authors have been here recently with the teasers of their upcoming books (though I don’t like the fact that I have … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Oh, publishers, what were you thinking?

I can name you any number of terrible examples of cover art in the Young Adult lit field (the genre is notorious for some extremely poor choices in design — … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · Leave a comment