Review: Zodiac Academy 6: Fated Throne by Caroline Peckham and Susanne Valenti

A few weeks after the shocking events in Zodiac Academy 5: Cursed Fates, Darcy Vega and the Celestial Heirs are desperate to save Tory Vega from Lionel Acrux. It’s been a tough summer and the group is ready for another year at Zodiac Academy.

Christmas Book Haul

It’s after the holiday season and we’re getting back to normal life. At least, I have a lot of great books to start reading. I love getting books for Christmas and then curling up with one in front of the tree. I was lucky that I got nine books from family and friends. Did youContinue reading “Christmas Book Haul”

Review: All I Want for Christmas is the Girl Who Can’t Love by Chelsea Bobulski

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* College freshman Savannah Mason doesn’t believe in love. After watching her grandmother and mother enter countless disastrous relationships, Savannah is convinced love is nothing more than a chemical imbalance tricking you. Enter Jordan Merrick: a college junior who meets Savannah when she’s moving into herContinue reading “Review: All I Want for Christmas is the Girl Who Can’t Love by Chelsea Bobulski”

Review: Blame It on the Mistletoe by Beth Garrod

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Elle is a social media influencer in New Jersey and wants nothing more than to build her following. Holly is a Christmas lover, but after an embarrassing run in with her ex-boyfriend, she’ll do anything to escape her small town outside of London for theContinue reading “Review: Blame It on the Mistletoe by Beth Garrod”

2021 YA Book Holiday Gift Guide

Need to finish (or start) your holiday shopping? We’ve got you covered. Books are the best gifts in our opinion. We’re sharing with you some of our favorite YA books and the perfect audience for them. Do you have any books on your holiday list this year? Let us know which ones in the comments.Continue reading “2021 YA Book Holiday Gift Guide”

December 2021 Book Club: All I Want for Christmas is the Girl Who Can’t Love by Chelsea Bobulski

Happy December everyone! We can’t believe how fast 2021 has gone by. While Bards Alley doesn’t have December book clubs because of the busy holiday season, we decided to share something we’ll be reading this month anyway. At our last book club meeting of the year, we asked everyone which of our book picks didContinue reading “December 2021 Book Club: All I Want for Christmas is the Girl Who Can’t Love by Chelsea Bobulski”

YA Books to Read During the 2021 Holiday Season

‘Tis the season! We love this time of a year and we’re also a sucker for a cute holiday romance. Now that Thanksgiving is officially over, it’s time to get into the holiday spirit. We put together a list of 15 books to help you celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas, the Winter Solstice and New Year’s Eve.  WhateverContinue reading “YA Books to Read During the 2021 Holiday Season”

Book Review: The Holiday Switch by Tif Marcelo

Book Summary Lila Castro loves her small town in Upstate New York that is obsessed with everything Christmas. One of the most famous holiday movies was filmed there and now every year tourists flock to the beautiful town. Lila also works at the Bookworm Inn, where scenes of the movie were filmed. Everything about thisContinue reading “Book Review: The Holiday Switch by Tif Marcelo”

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”