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 […]

September is a Month For Sequels!

Sequels sequels sequels! (ok, so that would be a trilogy, but you get my enthusiasm, right?) September is going to be a very exciting month for sequels. Two books we read last year both have sequels that we have been anticipating since we first read Enclave and Anna Dressed in Blood. If you haven’t read them yet please check them […]

Fashion Crush: Shadow and Bone

I love books and I love fashion, so I thought what better way to marry the two then to present a fashion board inspired by some of my favorite reads. The board is meant to showcase my overall impressions or feelings from a book through clothes, make-up, accessories, and shoes! We do it with our mix-tape section and now we’re […]

Books On Our Radar

Posted by on August 30, 2012 in Future releases | Comments Off on Books On Our Radar

We here at Book Crush are constantly on the hunt for news on exciting new releases. That is why we were so elated when we heard about Shards & Ashes a 2013 release featuring original short stories all set in dystopian worlds.   The book features nine of our favorite New York Times bestselling authors including Kelley Armstrong, Veronica Roth, […]

New Release Tuesday: The hottest new releases August 28, 2012

Starling by Lesley Livingston Published by Harper Teen Synopsis Goodreads Mason Starling is a champion fencer for Gosforth Academy, but she’s never had to fight for her life. Until now. When a ferocious storm rips through Manhattan and unleashes terrifying creatures onto Gosforth’s campus, Mason barely escapes alive. Without help from the mysterious stranger who appeared in the midst of […]

The Countdown Begins: 1 Year Until the City of Bones Movie is Released

Filming has finally gotten underway in Toronto for the hotly anticipated adaptation of the first book in Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series.  Filming, which began on August 20th, is rumored to extend through November. Jamie Campbell Bower,  Lily Collins, Jemima West, and Robert Sheehan who play Jace, Clary, Isabelle and Simon respectively, have all been spotted on set.  In […]

io9’s List of Fall’s Must Read Fantasy and Science Fiction Books

Posted by on August 27, 2012 in Books in the news | Comments Off on io9’s List of Fall’s Must Read Fantasy and Science Fiction Books

  The folks over at i09 have put together a comprehensive list of Falls’s fantasy and science fiction must reads. If you’re a fan of these genres, check out their stellar list here

Book Review: The D.U.F.F by Kody Keplinger

Author: Kody Keplinger (blog, twitter) Genre: YA w/ mature themes Publication: September 7, 2010 Pages: 280 synopsis from Goodreads Rating: 4 Hearts Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper is cynical and loyal, and she doesn’t think she’s the prettiest of her friends by a long shot. She’s also way too smart to fall for the charms of man-slut and slimy school hottie Wesley Rush. In […]

Author Crush: Michele Hauf

Over a year ago I was searching for a new book, series, author… anything. I was reading books from so many different authors that I became obsessed with trying as many different writing styles as I could. And this was right in the middle of my “if it doesn’t have a werewolf or vampire, I’m not interested!” phase, lol. So […]

Breaking: Catching Fire Has Cast Finnick

Photo Credit: Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic In what can only be described as one of the most anticipated casting announcements in recent memory, Finnick Odair has finally been cast. In a role rumored to be going to everyone from Armie Hammer to Garrett Hedlund a virtual unknown, Sam Claflin has nabbed the coveted role. Claflin a 26 year old British born actor […]