New Release Tuesday: The Hottest New Releases, September 25, 2012

The Blessed by Tonya Hurley  Published by Simon & Shuster Books for Young Readers Released September 25, 2012 Synopses Goodreads Purchase Here From the author of the New York Times bestselling ghostgirl series, the start to a captivating and haunting teen trilogy about three girls who become entangled with an enigmatic boy—a boy who believes he is a saint.What if martyrs and […]

Book Review: Girl of Nightmares (Anna #2)

 Author: Kendare Blake (blog, twitter, website)  Genre: Young Adult/paranormal romance/horror  Publication: August 7, 2012, Tor Teen  Pages: 332  synopsis from Goodreads  It’s been months since the ghost of Anna Korlov opened a door to Hell in her basement and disappeared into it, but ghost-hunter Cas Lowood can’t move on.  His friends remind him that Anna sacrificed herself so that Cas could live—not […]

Casting Call: Divergent

With the news that the Divergent movie finally got a release date, March 21, 2014 to be exact, we thought we’d throw our hat into the casting ring.  So who do you envision as Tris, Four, Christina, or Peter? Be sure to let us know in the comments. Tris:  Is 16 years old and is described as having a long […]

Notable October Releases!

Posted by on September 21, 2012 in Future releases | Comments Off on Notable October Releases!

There are quite a few YA books being released in October, here are three that I know a few bookclub members cannot wait to read! Keep in mind that the last two may contain spoilers if you have not read the prior books. What books are you excited to read in October? Let us know! The Lost Prince (The Iron […]

BREAKING: Jennifer Armentrout’s Opal Cover Reveal!

No one is like Daemon Black. When he set out to prove his feelings for me, he wasn’t fooling around. Doubting him isn’t something I’ll do again, and now that we’ve made it through the rough patches, well… There’s a lot of spontaneous combustion going on. But even he can’t protect his family from the danger of trying to free […]

Stephanie Meyer’s The Host Coming to the Big Screen

Set to be released on March 29th 2013, The Host is a movie based on Stephenie Meyer’s book with the same title. It follows Wanda, a parasitic alien soul that is injected into the body of human host Melanie Stryder. Instead of following through her race’s mission of taking over the Earth, Wanda is conflicted when she forms a bond […]

ICED: The Fever continues….

Posted by on September 20, 2012 in Future releases | Comments Off on ICED: The Fever continues….

I have to thank Kelly and Shannon for getting me into the Fever series by Karen Marie Moning, which is beyond amazing. And I can see their faces now, because I have a serious phobia of finishing a series that I haven’t finished book five because I was under the impression that was it, no more Mac… no more Barrons. […]

Sophie Jordan’s Firelight Optioned For Movie

Posted by on September 20, 2012 in Books in the news | Comments Off on Sophie Jordan’s Firelight Optioned For Movie

In the continuing trend of young adult books being optioned for film, Sophie Jordan’s wildly successful book Firelight was just snatched up by Mandalay Pictures.  The book, part of a three-book series, tells the tale of Jacinda, a draki and a descendant of dragons, who after breaking a sacred tenet of her people is forced to flee into the mortal […]

Beautiful Creatures Trailer Released

I’ll admit it, I’m not a fan of Beautiful Creatures (ducks to avoid flying tomatoes). However, this Warner Bros. trailer, set to the epic Seven Devils by Florence and the Machine, sucked me in and made me (dare I say) excited for the release of the movie.  In addition to some pretty intense special effects and that sweeping Louisiana (as […]

Exciting News on The Sweet Trilogy

Our love for Wendy Higgins’ Sweet Evil is seriously high on the crush meter, in fact, bad boy Kaidan Rowe was our inaugural Boy Crush of the Month! That is why we were ecstatic when Wendy posted her vlog announcing that The Sweet Trilogy had been picked up by Harper Teen (yeah and finally!) But Wendy has given us even more news! The […]