Kiss Of Broken Glass: I Loved It!

Kiss Of Broken Glass: I Loved It!

  Title: Kiss of Broken Glass Author: Madeleine Kuderick Release Date: 9/01/14 Reviewed by: Miriam Kenna is just another girl trying to fit in, but she does so by cutting herself. At first, it was just once or twice a week, but soon it grew into the only thing she could think about. Just like … Continue reading

What We’re Looking Forward To

What We’re Looking Forward To

EMILY I’ll Give You The Sun by Jandy Nelson I stumbled across this book on a website and immediately decided I had to have it! I can’t wait to read this amazing contemporary young adult book!   WILLA The Young Elites by Marie Lu This will be my first book by Marie Lu and I … Continue reading

New YA Releases!

New YA Releases!

It’s exciting around here! A few weeks ago, the books coming out this fall starting appearing at the store, and every week, we have gotten more and more fantastic new books that we can’t wait to read! Each week, we’ll be recapping the new releases so you don’t miss a thing. Still to come this … Continue reading

#TTBF14 Panel: Come On, Feel The Noise

#TTBF14 Panel: Come On, Feel The Noise

~ Post by Adrienne & Miriam  __________________________________________________ Len Vlahos  Len Vlahos, author of The Scar Boys, is coming to Austin! I remember when I first read the book. I was shocked at how fluid, gripping, and touching his writing style was. The Scar Boys is the tale of a boy who, in eighth grade, got tied to … Continue reading

Visit The Set of The 5th Wave Movie!

Visit The Set of The 5th Wave Movie!

The Infinite Sea, the highly-anticipated follow-up to Rick Yancey’s blockbuster bestseller, The Fifth Wave, is on our shelves today! SONY is marking the occasion with a sweepstakes to send one lucky fan to the set of The 5th Wave movie! Here’s What You Have To Do To Enter:  Follow @5thWaveMovie on Twitter and Instagram and share a selfie with … Continue reading

#TTBF14: Lunch Time Conversation

#TTBF14: Lunch Time Conversation

Even during lunchtime, the fun never stops at the Texas Teen Book Festival!!! In the middle of all that excitement on October 18th, Andrew Smith and A.S. King will appear in conversation about their new books, Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future (A.S. King) and 100 Sideways Miles (Andrew Smith). They might even be discussing how Sony … Continue reading

#TTBF14 Panel: Danger Is My Middle Name

#TTBF14 Panel: Danger Is My Middle Name

Looks like we’ll be taking a trip to the dangerous side of things with these dystopian authors at the Texas Teen Book Festival this year. Sarah J. Maas, Marie Lu, Joelle Charbonneau, and Garth Nix will be stirring up trouble!!!!   Sarah J. Maas Sarah J. Maas is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of the Throne of Glass series. The … Continue reading

New Teen Releases – 9/2/14

New Teen Releases – 9/2/14

It’s getting exciting around here! Today, the books coming out this fall are starting to arriving. Each week, we’ll be recapping the new releases so you don’t miss a thing. Still to come this fall are new releases from Texas Teen Book Fest authors like Marie Lu, Scott Westerfeld, Garth Nix, and Andrew Smith. And … Continue reading

#TTBF14 Poster Revealed!

#TTBF14 Poster Revealed!

This morning the Texas Teen Book Festival revealed the poster for #TTBF14!  Check out the original art created by Michael Sieben! What do you guys think?      _______________________________________________ The 2014 Texas Teen Book Festival will take place on Saturday, October 18 8:30am – 5:30pm at St. Edward’s University. The day-long event is totally FREE and … Continue reading

#TTBF14 Panel: Get A Clue

#TTBF14 Panel: Get A Clue

If you don’t yet have a clue, let us tell you we are SUPER Excited to that Simmone Howell, Will Ritter, James Klise, and Ransom Riggs will be attending the Texas Teen Book Festival this year! This panel is guaranteed to keep you guessing with a mix of characters who encounter ghosts, other-worldly beast, and secrets! … Continue reading