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”

Then and Now: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

City of Bones is the first book in Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series. It was also her first published book and the introduction to the shadowhunter world. Clare is now one of the best known YA authors! Christy and Clare first read this series years ago. We cannot remember the exact year, but it hasContinue reading “Then and Now: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare”

Then and Now: Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier

Ruby Red is the first installment in the three-book Ruby Red series by German author, Kerstin Gier. The series was such a success in Germany that it was immediately translated to English, becoming an international hit in the mid-2000’s. Fun fact: there was also a German movie adaption! We’ve been meaning to get our hands on itContinue reading “Then and Now: Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier”

Then and Now: Angelfire by Courtney Allison Moulton

We are so excited to introduce a new series on the blog called Then and Now! For this series, we will re-read our old favorites to see if they still live up to our expectations. Every review will include a blurb on our recollections from when we first read the book as well as ourContinue reading “Then and Now: Angelfire by Courtney Allison Moulton”