Buzz Book Review! CONVERSION: This Book is FAB-U-LOUS

Buzz Book Review! CONVERSION: This Book is FAB-U-LOUS

Title: Conversion Author: Katherine Howe Release Date: 07/1/2014 Reviewed by: Willa This book is FABULOUS. FAB-U-LOUS. It is thought-provoking, different, unique and something that would appeal to readers both teen and adult, in my opinion. I honestly do not know how to describe this book. It has so many different elements. There’s a historical plot … Continue reading

Austin Kleon Coming to #TTBF!

Austin Kleon Coming to #TTBF!

Did y’all hear the latest news about Texas Teen Book Festival? One of our all time FAVORITE Austin authors Austin Kleon has joined the line-up for TTBF14! Kleon, the super bestselling author of the books Steal Like An Artist and Show Your Work, will lead a special Blackout Writing workshop.   Austin is one of our good friends here … Continue reading

July Buzz Book: Conversion by Katherine Howe

July Buzz Book: Conversion by Katherine Howe

JULY BUZZ BOOK: Conversion by Katherine Howe _________________________________________ WHAT THE TEEN PRESS CORPS IS SAYING: “A chilling mystery that will keep you on the edge of your seat!” -Kendall _________________________________________ ABOUT THE BOOK: It’s senior year at St. Joan’s Academy, and school is a pressure cooker. College applications, the battle for valedictorian, deciphering boys’ texts: … Continue reading

ACID: An Action-Packed Read!

ACID: An Action-Packed Read!

Title: Acid Author: Emma Pass Release Date: 03/11/2014 Reviewed by: Miriam It’s 2113 and thanks to Acid, the most brutal police force in history, Jenna Strong’s life is ruined. Jenna is stuck in prison for life for something she barely remembers. When a group breaks her out of prison, Jenna’s life changes and she’s not … Continue reading

The Truth About Alice: An Excellent Novel

The Truth About Alice: An Excellent Novel

  Title: The Truth About Alice Author: Jennifer Mathieu Release Date: 06/3/2014 Reviewed by: Olivia If you went up to anyone in the small town of Healy, Texas, they’d tell you straight up Alice Franklin is a slut. She’s a skimpy player who was the cause of the most popular guy’s death and also the … Continue reading

4 YA Authors and 1 Amazing Event!

4 YA Authors and 1 Amazing Event!

We are super excited to have 4 debut authors coming to talk about their new Young Adult books! We’ll take a trip to Italy, a gruesome walk through the Murder Complex, find out the Truth About Alice, and realize that Side Effects May Vary at this spectacular event!!! Friday, June 27 at 7PM BookPeople Presents YA … Continue reading

THE MURDER COMPLEX: Not What I Expected!

THE MURDER COMPLEX: Not What I Expected!

  Title: The Murder Complex Author: Lindsay Cummings Release Date: 06/1/2014 Reviewed by: Olivia   What if you lived in an enclosed society with murderers who prowl the streets at night and still bodies crowd the streets? What if it was your job to keep your family of four alive by yourself? And what if the … Continue reading