Author Interview: Lisa Maxwell

We had the chance to interview the fabulous Lisa Maxwell. She is the New York Times Best-Selling author of The Last Magician series. If you haven’t read this series, we highly recommend it. It’s full of both magic and history. Thanks, Lisa! We can’t wait to read more of your books! 1.) When did youContinue reading “Author Interview: Lisa Maxwell”

Review: Loveboat, Taipei by Abigail Hing Wen

Loveboat, Taipei is marketed for “fans of Crazy Rich Asians or Jane Austen Comedy of Manners, with a hint of La La Land.”  Eighteen-year old Ever Wong wants to dance. After being taken off the waitlist at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Ever finally thinks this is her shot. Too bad her ultra-strict parents alreadyContinue reading “Review: Loveboat, Taipei by Abigail Hing Wen”

Review: Scythe by Neal Shusterman

Thou Shalt Kill Welcome to the future. At a certain point in time, everyone will be immortal. No more diseases or tragedies because everyone can be brought back. Sound perfect? Except, over-population leads to the creation of the Scythedom. Scythes are in charge of “gleaning” a certain amount of people to keep the population sizeContinue reading “Review: Scythe by Neal Shusterman”

Review: One of Us is Next by Karen McManus

One of Us is Next is the highly anticipated sequel to one of our fave YA murder mysteries, One of Us Is Lying. It’s eighteen months after Simon’s death and the students of Bayview High are finally getting back to normal. Students have tried and failed to re-create Simon’s gossip app, but none have had quite theContinue reading “Review: One of Us is Next by Karen McManus”

Review: Meet Me at Midnight by Jessica Pennington

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Sidney Walters and Asher Marin only spend two months a year together so they have to make it memorable. Every summer both families rent lake houses, forcing Sidney and Asher to spend quality time together. The only problem is that they’ve been rivals since theirContinue reading “Review: Meet Me at Midnight by Jessica Pennington”

Our Blogging and Reading Goals for 2020

1. Read 50 YA books While we wish we could read even more, 50 sounds like a realistic goal for us in 2020. We already have a list of books we plan to read in 2020, and we track our progress through Goodreads. If you have an account, be sure to send us a friend requestContinue reading “Our Blogging and Reading Goals for 2020”

January 2020 Book Club: One of Us is Next by Karen McManus

The Book One of Us is Next by Karen McManus will be released January 7, 2020. Why did we pick this book? We absolutely loved One of Us is Lying and can’t wait to get back to Bayview High School in California. 

December 2019 Mini Reviews

Review: Reverie by Ryan La Sala *We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Kane wakes up in the hospital unable to remember how he got there. He was found almost dead in a river and has no idea why. Now, he has to face police questioning and psychological evaluations. He’s prepared for thisContinue reading “December 2019 Mini Reviews”

Our Most Anticipated Books of 2020

Here are the YA books we can’t wait to read in 2020! Did we miss any amazing YA books? Let us know in the comments which books of 2020 you are most looking forward to reading! We’re always open to add more to our TBR pile.  1. Chain of Gold (the Last Hours #1) byContinue reading “Our Most Anticipated Books of 2020”

Our Top Ten Favorite YA Releases of 2019

We’ve read some great (and not so great!) books in 2019. Here’s a greatest hits list of some of our faves. We can’t wait to see which books make our list in 2020! Tell us if you’ve read any of these in the comments. Also, tell us your best books of 2019 books! 1. Serpent andContinue reading “Our Top Ten Favorite YA Releases of 2019”