Cover Crush: Dance of Shadows by Yelena Black

How could Dance of Shadows by Yelena Black not be a cover crush? That mesmerizing red petal tutu creates a beautiful scene of fantasy and danger that awaits this ballerina. Plus I love the feeling of loss it evokes with the petals floating away while her hands are outstretched as if she is giving in to the demons that are at the […]

Books On Our Radar: Icons by Margaret Stohl

Posted by on October 09, 2012 in Books On Our Radar | Comments Off on Books On Our Radar: Icons by Margaret Stohl

Margaret Stohl, one half of the writing duo behind the wildly successful Beautiful Creatures series, has a solo release on the horizon and it sounds intriguing. So intriguing that Alcon Entertainment has already decided to buy the film rights (but then again what YA book doesn’t have it’s film rights purchased?) Read on for more information on Icons, and tell […]

Cover Reveal ‘If I Should Die’ (Revenants #3)

We here at Book Crushin are huge fans of Amy Plum’s Revenant series and were super excited when we came upon the cover for the final installment in the series on Goodreads. That gorgeous orange color, Kate looking longingly out towards the Eiffel Tower, thinking about Vincent most likely. So Gorgeous! Unfortunately, Goodreads doesn’t list a synopses for the book […]

Breaking: Double Trailer Reveal of ‘Luminosity’ and ‘Gravity’

Posted by on October 05, 2012 in Cover Reveal, Future releases | Comments Off on Breaking: Double Trailer Reveal of ‘Luminosity’ and ‘Gravity’

Luminosity by Stephanie Thomas My name is Beatrice. When I was born, I was blessed with the Sight. I was immediately removed from my parents and enrolled in the Institution. At the age of twelve, I had my first true vision, earning my raven’s wings. And when I turned seventeen, one of my visions came true. Things haven’t been the same since.   […]

Book Review: Outpost (Razorland #2)

 Author: Ann Aguirre (website, twitter)  Genre: Young Adult/Dystopian  Publication: September 4th 2012, Feiwel & Friends  Pages: 336  synopsis from Goodreads Deuce’s whole world has changed. Down below, she was considered an adult. Now, topside in a town called Salvation, she’s a brat in need of training in the eyes of the townsfolk. She doesn’t fit in with the other girls: Deuce only […]

Catching Fire New Cast Photos and Mockingjay News

Posted by on October 03, 2012 in Books in the news | Comments Off on Catching Fire New Cast Photos and Mockingjay News

Examiner.com is reporting that Emmy award-winning writer Danny Strong,who is better known to fans of Buffy as the evil Jonathan Levinson, has been chosen to write the screenplay for Mockingjay. In addition, Lionsgate has released the full cast list for all 13 district tributes to be seen in Catching Fire here.  Catching Fire isn’t expected to finish filming until December 2012 […]

New Release Tuesday: The Hottest New Releases October 2, 2012

Posted by on October 03, 2012 in New Releases | Comments Off on New Release Tuesday: The Hottest New Releases October 2, 2012

Whispers at Moonrise (Shadow Falls #4) by C.C. Hunter Published by St. Martin’s Griffin Synopses Goodreads Purchase here Shadow Falls Camp is back in session with the most explosive installment yet.  A shocking new threat will rock Shadow Falls—changing it forever and altering Kylie’s journey in ways she never imagined.   Even at a camp for supernatural teens, Kylie Galen […]

New Release: Destroy Me (Shatter Me #1.5)

Destroy Me (Shatter Me #1.5) by Tahereh Mafi Released October 2, 2012 Published Harper Collins 150 pages Purchase here Perfect for fans of Shatter Me who are desperately awaiting the release of Unravel Me, this novella-length digital original will bridge the gap between these two novels from the perspective of the villain we all love to hate, Warner, the ruthless […]

Author Crush: Jennifer Armentrout

My love affair with Jennifer Armentrout began after reading about a brooding and hot pure blood named Aidan St. Delphi and a kick-ass heroine named Alex in Half-Blood (Covenant #1).  However, my love affair was solidified after reading about the unbelievably electrifying Daemon Black in Obsidian (Lux #1).  In The Lux Series, Jennifer has crafted not only one of the sexiest bad […]