Book Review Of “Anna And The Apocalypse” By Katharine Turner and Barry Waldo @FierceReads @AATApocalypse and @BarryWaldo

School’s out for the end of the world. Anna and the Apocalypse is a horror comedy about a teenager who faces down a zombie apocalypse with a little help from her friends. Anna Shepherd is a straight-A student with a lot going on under the surface: she’s struggling with her mom’s...

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Book Review Of “The Oyster Thief” By Sonia Faruqi @Sonia_Faruqi @Pegasus_Books

“It took her a journey across the ocean to learn what she knew of love and fear and hate, but the essence of it came to her in an instant, as she succumbed to the churning black depths of the deep sea.” Coralline is a shy mermaid in the Atlantic...

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Book Review Of “Dracul” By Dacre Stoker & J.D. Barker @PutnamBooks

It is 1868, and a twenty-one-year-old Bram Stoker waits in a desolate tower to face an indescribable evil. Armed only with crucifixes, holy water, and a rifle, he prays to survive a single night, the longest of his life. Desperate to record what he has witnessed, Bram scribbles down the...

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Book Review Of “Riddance” By Shelley Jackson @CatapultStory

Eleven-year-old Jane Grandison, tormented by her stutter, sits in the back seat of a car, letter in hand inviting her to live and study at the Sybil Joines Vocational School for Ghost Speakers & Hearing-Mouth Children. Founded in 1890 by Headmistress Sybil Joines, the school—at first glance—is a sanctuary for...

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Review Of “The Road Not Taken” By Robert Frost @Familiustalk

Thank you to Familius Talk for sending the boys and I this beautiful version copy of the famous poem “The Road Not Taken” I love that this was adapted for children. I loved the artwork, it was both adult and kid friendly. I loved how it looked like water colors,...

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Book Review Of “Sammy’s Spooktacular Halloween” By Mike Petrik @AmazonPub #TwoLions

Sammy loves Halloween: the candy, the pumpkins, the scares. So when he gets the chance to be in charge of the family’s next haunted house, he gets right to work—even though it’s only November. Suddenly Sammy’s inventions are scare-ifying his family day and night, even on Christmas and Easter! Sammy...

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Book Review Of “The Healer” By Donna Freitas @Epicreads @harperteen

Marlena Oliveira has—mysteriously, miraculously—been given the power to heal all kinds of ailments. People around the world believe she is a saint. But her power comes at a price: she can’t go to school, she can’t have friends her own age, and she certainly can’t date. Then she meets Finn,...

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Book Review, Giveaway, And Blog Tour Of “Are You Scared, Darth Vader?” By Adam Rex @RockstarBKTours @DisneyBooks

ARE YOU SCARED, DARTH VADER?  About the Book: Title: ARE YOU SCARED, DARTH VADER? Author: Adam Rex Pub. Date: July 3, 2018 Publisher: Disney Lucasfilm Press Formats: Hardcover, eBook Pages: 48 Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD   It’s midnight and the moon is full, but Darth Vader isn’t scared.   OF COURSE I AM NOT SCARED.   Nothing can...

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Book Spotlight And Tour For “Watch You Burn” By Amanda Searcy @aesearcy @RockstarBKTours

WATCH YOU BURN  About The Book: Title: WATCH YOU BURN Author: Amanda Searcy Pub. Date: October 23, 2018 Publisher: Delacorte Press Formats: Hardcover, eBook Pages: 352 Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD   Jenny didn’t want to move to the creepy, possibly haunted town with her dad. But the cops are on to her, and the only way she can...

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Book Review Of “You Are The Everything” By Karen Rivers @karenrivers @AlgonquinYR @AlgonquinBooks @

Can you want something—or someone—so badly that you change your destiny? Elyse Schmidt never would have believed it, until it happened to her. When Elyse and her not-so-secret crush, Josh Harris, are the sole survivors of a plane crash, tragedy binds them together. It’s as if their love story is...

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Book Review Of “Phantom Wheel” By Tracy Deebs @TheNovl

Believing they have been recruited by the CIA, six teen hackers arrive in LA for a hacking aptitude test with the promise of a college scholarship and a job with the CIA after graduation. But one of the teens, Owen, walks out, refusing to participate. The other five decide to...

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Book Review Of “Every Breath” By Nicholas Sparks @GrandCentralPub

Hope Anderson is at a crossroads. At thirty-six, she’s been dating her boyfriend, an orthopedic surgeon, for six years. With no wedding plans in sight, and her father recently diagnosed with ALS, she decides to use a week at her family’s cottage in Sunset Beach, North Carolina, to ready the...

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Excerpt and Giveaway Of “Have You Heard About Lady Bird” By Marilyn Singer @DisneyBooks @RockstarBKTours

HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT LADY BIRD?: POEMS ABOUT OUR FIRST LADIES  About the Book: Title: HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT LADY BIRD?: POEMS ABOUT OUR FIRST LADIES Author: Marilyn Singer, Nancy Carpenter (Illustrations) Pub. Date: October 16, 2018 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Formats: Hardcover, eBook Pages: 56 Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD   The role of First Lady has been defined differently...

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Book Tour, Giveaway, And Book Review For “The Seven Torments Of Amy And Craig” By Don Zolidis @DisneyBooks @RockStarBKTours

  THE SEVEN TORMENTS OF AMY & CRAIG About the Book: Title: THE SEVEN TORMENTS OF AMY & CRAIG Author: Don Zolidis Pub. Date: October 2, 2018 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Formats: Hardcover, eBook, audiobook Pages: 352 Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, Audible, B&N, iBooks, TBD   Janesville, Wisconsin (cold in the sense that there is no God) 1994 The worst thing that’s ever happened...

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Book Review Of “After The Fire” By Will Hill @SourcebooksFire @Sourcebooks

The things I’ve seen are burned into me, like scars that refuse to fade. Before, she lived inside the fence. Before, she was never allowed to leave the property, never allowed to talk to Outsiders, never allowed to speak her mind. Because Father John controlled everything—and Father John liked rules....

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Book Tour, Giveaway, And Review of “Words We Don’t Say” By K.J. Reilly @RockstarBkTours @DisneyBooks @kjreillyauthor

WORDS WE DON’T SAY Title: WORDS WE DON’T SAY Author: K.J. Reilly Pub. Date: October 2, 2018 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Formats: Hardcover, eBook Pages: 288 Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD   Joel Higgins has 901 unsent text messages saved on his phone. Ever since the thing that happened, there are certain people he hasn’t been able to talk to in...

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Book Review Of “My Mom Is Magical” And “My Dad Is Amazing” By Sabrina And Eunice Moyle @AbramsKids

My Mom Is Magical, featuring a magical unicorn, and My Dad Is Amazing, featuring a mythical yeti, are joyful tributes to just how amazing parents (and their kids!) are. (From Goodreads) Thank you Abrams Kids for sending us these two books in exchange of an honest review. All opinions are our...

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Book Review Of “Beneath The Citadel” By Destiny Soria @PiqueBeyond @DestinySoria

In the city of Eldra, people are ruled by ancient prophecies. For centuries, the high council has stayed in power by virtue of the prophecies of the elder seers. After the last infallible prophecy came to pass, growing unrest led to murders and an eventual rebellion that raged for more...

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Book Review Of “The Dream Daughter” By Diane Chamberlain @D_Chamberlain @StMartinsPress

When Caroline Sears receives the news that her unborn baby girl has a heart defect, she is devastated. It is 1970 and there seems to be little that can be done. But her brother-in-law, a physicist, tells her that perhaps there is. Hunter appeared in their lives just a few...

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Book Review Of “Grim Lovelies” By Megan Shepherd @HMHteen @megan_shepherd

Seventeen-year-old Anouk envies the human world, where people known as Pretties lavish themselves in fast cars, high fashion, and have the freedom to fall in love. But Anouk can never have those things, because she is not really human. Enchanted from animal to human girl and forbidden to venture beyond...

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