Hi! Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for C.J. Lyons' The Color of Lies! Today I've got both my review and a giveaway where five lucky winners will receive a finished copy of The Color of Lies! This is a complex murder mystery about a girl, Ella, with synesthesia who learns that her family's death in … Continue reading The Color of Lies Blog Tour: Review & Giveaway!
3.5 stars Believing they have been recruited by the CIA, six teen hackers arrive in LA for a hacking aptitude test with the promise of a college scholarship and a job with the CIA after graduation. But one of the teens, Owen, walks out, refusing to participate. The other five complete the tests, but when … Continue reading Phantom Wheel by Tracy Deebs (ARC): Hackers and Action, Sci-Fi and Corporations
4 stars It’s 2002, a year after 9/11. It’s a politically charged time, but especially so for someone like Shirin, a sixteen-year-old Muslim girl who’s tired of being stereotyped. Shirin has built up protective walls and refuses to let anyone close enough to hurt her after seeing how rude and hurtful people around her are. … Continue reading A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi (DRC): A Very Personal Narrative of an American Muslim Girl in 2002
4 stars Arthur is only in New York for the summer, but if Broadway has taught him anything, it’s that the universe can deliver a showstopping romance when you least expect it. Ben thinks the universe needs to mind its business. If the universe had his back, he wouldn’t be on his way to the … Continue reading What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli & Adam Silvera (DRC): A Cute New Contemporary from Beloved Authors
It seems like 2018 hasn't had a bad month for book releases yet. I've had so much trouble every month this year trying to cut my list down to ten, and it's been so hard picking only a few of the awesome releases to feature, but I did it! From sequels from beloved authors, to … Continue reading October or Booktober?: Most Anticipated Releases from October 2018
Today is the last recommendation post of the month (recommendations now on Tuesdays!), and you know what that means: Personalized book recs based on books you know and love! From diverse romantic contemporaries to science fiction action to murderous monsters and genre-bending stories, this month's recommendations (based on my very favorite reads of this month) … Continue reading If You Liked… #8: September 2018 Edition
Are you excited? Because I am. Deb Caletti's A Heart in a Body in the World is such an awesome novel that I wholeheartedly recommend! And not only do I have an awesome guest post on why you should read it, straight from the author, there's also an international giveaway with five winners! Despite my lack … Continue reading A Heart in a Body in the World Blog Tour: A Riveting Novel on a Girl Running Across the United States (+ INTL Giveaway!)
4.5 stars When she turns eighteen, Hayden inherits her childhood home—on the condition that she uncovers its dark secrets. Hayden tried to put the past behind her, but now it's all catching up with her: her mother's mysterious disappearance a decade ago, her father's outlandish theories about a lost supernatural race called the Nibelungs, and … Continue reading What the Woods Keep by Katya de Becerra (ARC): A Dark, Genre-Bending Fantasy You Won’t Want to Miss!
Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for writer duo Laura J. Burns and Melinda Metz's latest thriller novel, I Do Not Trust You! Today we have an exclusive interview with the authors about I Do Not Trust You, which you won't want to miss! This is such an awesome novel featuring a global scavenger hunt, … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: I Do Not Trust You by Laura J. Burns and Melinda Metz Blog Tour
Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for Alessandro D'Avenia's White as Silence, Red as Song! This is such a cool read--rarely do books get translated from another language to English, so seeing this book go from Italian to English signals that this is definitely a book to pick up, especially after all the comparisons … Continue reading White as Silence, Red as Song: 5 Reasons Why You Should Read this Italian The Fault in Our Stars (+Giveaway!)