Such a Rush: I Highly Suggest This Book

Such a Rush: I Highly Suggest This Book

Title: Such A Rush Author: Jennifer Echols Release Date: 12/18/2012 Reviewed by: Willa This was my first Jennifer Echols book, and I have to say, it really impressed me! I’ve been hearing a lot of talk from bloggers lately about her, and I have been wanting to give her a shot, especially with this new … Continue reading

Nevermore: Totally Amazing

Nevermore: Totally Amazing

  Title: NeverMore: A Maximum Ride Novel Author: James Patterson Release Date: 02/25/2014 Reviewed by: Willa Is it just me, or does it seem like these books go on and on and on and on. So when it was announced that this one was the last – like the last, the last – I realized it had to be just … Continue reading

WE WERE LIARS: This Book Was Stunning

WE WERE LIARS: This Book Was Stunning

Title: We Were liars Author: E. Lockhart Release Date: 05/13/2014 Reviewed by: Emily K. This book was stunning. The prose was beautiful, and it made even the simplest of sentences ring in my mind like poetry. It was slow at first, as I just wanted to figure out what the big reveal was, but I … Continue reading

Buzz Book Review! CONVERSION: Brilliant

Buzz Book Review! CONVERSION: Brilliant

Title: Conversion Author: Katherine Howe Release Date: 07/1/2014 Reviewed by: Emily It’s senior year at St. Joan’s Academy, and school is a pressure cooker. College applications, the battle for valedictorian, deciphering boys’ texts: Through it all, Colleen Rowley and her friends are expected to keep it together. Until they can’t. First it’s the school’s queen … Continue reading

Noggin: You WILL Love It

Noggin: You WILL Love It

Title: Noggin Author: John Corey Whaley Release Date: 04/1/2014 Reviewed by: Xander Travis Coates is alive. He closed his eyes, and when he opened them, five years had passed. His friends are five years older, and he is still the same age. His girlfriend is engaged to someone else. Travis Coates volunteered to undergo Cryogenic … Continue reading

Buzz Book Review! CONVERSION: “Phenomenal”

Buzz Book Review! CONVERSION: “Phenomenal”

Title: Conversion Author: Katherine Howe Release Date: 07/1/2014 Reviewed by: Olivia What would you do if you were a young girl, under the stress of finishing high school and going into college, surrounded by a mysterious illness that no doctors can understand? And what if you were caught in between it all? All the girls … Continue reading

OMG! YA Book World Buzz!

OMG! YA Book World Buzz!

MARISSA MEYER FANS REJOICE!   It was announced just last week that there will in fact be a fifth book in the Lunar Chronicles series! Fairest will be a prequel about Queen Levana,  the series villain, and it will be a full length novel. This has got to be the best news we’ve heard all … Continue reading

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