Books On Our Radar: Through to You and Death and the Girl Next Door

Books On Our Radar focuses on new and noteworthy upcoming releases that have peeked our interest. This weeks selections include a novel that focuses on a boy finding his dead girlfriend alive and well in a parallel universe and another dealing with a girl trying to find out the secrets to her parents disappearance while caught in a triangle between […]

Book Review: Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry

 Author: Katie McGarry (blog, twitter)  Genre: YA w/ mature themes  Publication: July 31, 2012, Harlequin Teen  Pages: 384  synopsis from Goodreads   No one knows what happened the night Echo Emerson went from popular girl with jock boyfriend to gossiped-about outsider with “freaky” scars on her arms. Even Echo can’t remember the whole truth of that horrible night. All she knows is […]

Mixtape: The Iron Fey Series

Posted by on September 07, 2012 in Mixtape | Comments Off on Mixtape: The Iron Fey Series

To go along with our Iron Fey theme I’ve come up with a mix-tape that evokes all things nevernever, devious, and yes earth shatteringly beautiful. What are some of your favorite songs that make you think of fae themed books? Let us know in the comments.     Cathedral Park – Wisdom Tooth Special Death – Mirah I’ll Make You […]

Author Crush: Julie Kagawa

Posted by on September 06, 2012 in Author Crush | Comments Off on Author Crush: Julie Kagawa

Some books you read and they are good but you put them back on the shelf and don’t think much about them again. Other books you devour, immediately tell your friends about, and stay up to the wee hours of the morning until your eyes cross over in a desperate attempt to get to the last page. That was what […]

Fashion Crush: The Iron Fey Series

In honor of the release of Julie Kagawa’s Iron Fey boxset and The Iron Legends anthology we are continuing our all about fae theme with a nod to those ethereal and mysterious beings in our newest Fashion Crush post. We think Meghan Chase would approve.

All About Fae: Celebrating the Release of The Iron Legends

Posted by on September 05, 2012 in Book Crush of the Month | Comments Off on All About Fae: Celebrating the Release of The Iron Legends

When my BFF Shannon tells me to read a book that she loved, I know I will like it, or fall head over heels in love with it. So it was no surprise then that after her recommendation to read the Iron Fey series by Julie Kagawa I fell madly in love.  In celebration of the release of the anthology The Iron Legends we […]

Boy Crush(es) of the month Iron Fey Edition: Prince Ash vs. Puck

Posted by on September 05, 2012 in Character Crush | Comments Off on Boy Crush(es) of the month Iron Fey Edition: Prince Ash vs. Puck

Who would you choose? The Winter Prince of the Unseelie Court, who is the cold, hard, knight with his broody exterior that is hiding a heart of gold under all that steel armor. Or Puck, aka Robin Goodfellow, who is lighthearted, full of quips and mischief that surely can make almost anyone laugh. We all need a friend like Puck, […]

New Release Tuesday: The Hottest New Releases September 4, 2012

Posted by on September 05, 2012 in New Releases | Comments Off on New Release Tuesday: The Hottest New Releases September 4, 2012

Carnival of Souls by Melissa Marr Published by: Harper Collins Synopses by Goodreads In a city of daimons, rigid class lines separate the powerful from the power-hungry. And at the heart of The City is the Carnival of Souls, where both murder and pleasure are offered up for sale. Once in a generation, the carnival hosts a deadly competition that […]

Books On Our Radar: Fang Girl

Posted by on September 01, 2012 in Future releases | Comments Off on Books On Our Radar: Fang Girl

What do you get when you cross a hormonal, eternally undead teenager w/ weird superpowers and a cast that includes a vampiric goldfish and a seriously hot vampire hunter? The plot for the upcoming Fang Girl  the first novel from Helen Keeble. The new YA book, which is being described as a vampire comedy, is set for a September 11, […]

Mixtape: Timepiece (Hourglass #2)

Posted by on August 31, 2012 in Mixtape | Comments Off on Mixtape: Timepiece (Hourglass #2)

This is my vision for music that enhances and evokes feelings about the book Timepiece (Hourglass #2) by Myra McEntire. Clearly the POV of Kaleb made me think of more male-centric themes of love, loss, daddy issues, and of course ‘ghosts’ and time travel! So here are my selections that scream Timepiece.  Oh and I just couldn’t let a mixtape about […]