Then and Now: The Selection by Kiera Cass

With the recent updates about Netflix’s movie adaption, we knew we had to reread The Selection and feature it on the blog. It’s been many years since we read the original trilogy…the spinoff books about Eadlyn don’t count. As one of our favorite YA series, we couldn’t wait to revisit the world that can be described asContinue reading “Then and Now: The Selection by Kiera Cass”

Review: The Cousins by Karen McManus

We had so much fun discussing The Cousins at our recent virtual YA book club. Instead of just telling you our thoughts, we’re going to mention a few of our discussion questions and reactions from the group. Have you read McManus’s latest YA book? Let us know your answers to our questions in the comments!

Dare You to Lie by Amber Lynn Natusch

Kylene Danners never thought she’d return to Jasperville, Ohio. After a scandal two years ago, Kylene and her dad moved to Columbus and never looked back. Now that her dad is in prison (wrongfully accused) she has to move back and live with her Gramps and return to the school that ruined her life. DeterminedContinue reading “Dare You to Lie by Amber Lynn Natusch”

Review: The Last Secret You’ll Ever Keep by Laurie Faria Stolarz

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Nobody believes Terra. She’s become the girl who cried wolf of Dayton, Massachusetts. 

Review: You Have a Match by Emma Lord

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Abby only signed up for the DNA service to support her friend Leo, who has always wondered about his birth parents. Little did she expect that her results would be more shocking than his. Her life has been normal: two parents and three younger brothers. ThenContinue reading “Review: You Have a Match by Emma Lord”

Review: My True Love Gave to Me by various authors

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! 12 YA authors came together and wrote short stories on Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year’s Eve and the Winter Solstice. Since this is a collection of short holiday stories, we are going to rate them. Overall, most of these stories are sweet and get you into the holidayContinue reading “Review: My True Love Gave to Me by various authors”

Review: The Brightest Night by Jennifer L. Armentrout

The Brightest Night is the third installment in Jennifer L. Armentrout’s Origin series. The book picks up where we left off in The Burning Shadow, with Evie, Luc, and their friends arriving in Zone 3, the secret area home to unregistered Luxen, hybrids, and humans. The gang is on the run from Jason Dasher, who theyContinue reading “Review: The Brightest Night by Jennifer L. Armentrout”

Review: Kingdom of the Wicked by Kerri Maniscalco

Emilia and her twin sister, Vittoria, are streghe— witches who are forced to live secretly among humans in fear of persecution. Together with their family they run a famous restaurant nestled in Sicily. One night, Vittoria does not arrive for her shift at the restaurant, so Emilia sets off to look for her. She is ledContinue reading “Review: Kingdom of the Wicked by Kerri Maniscalco”

Review: Killing November by Adriana Mather

November Adley’s life changes instantly when she arrives at Academy Absconditi. 1) She has no idea where the school is located. 2) Instead of math and english, she’s enrolled in knife throwing, body language reading and accents. 3) The students are ruthless and competitive to the point where November fears her physical safety.