Liebster Award #3

The Liebster Award is a peer recognition award for up and coming bloggers. This award is a great way to get noticed as a new blogger and provides an opportunity to help connect with other new bloggers and help support them in getting recognized as well. The rules are as follows: 1. Thank the bloggerContinue reading “Liebster Award #3”

2020 Blog and Reading Summary

Thank you to everyone who read our blog in 2020. It grew tremendously from 2019 and we couldn’t have done it without the amazing support from fellow bloggers, readers and writers. We hope to continue to grow in 2021 and someday self-host and monetize. We can’t wait to continue sharing our favorite books with everyoneContinue reading “2020 Blog and Reading Summary”

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”

Review: A Castle in the Clouds by Kerstin Gier

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Instead of going to college like her peers, Sophie Spark leaves Germany to work as an intern in Switzerland. Welcome to the Castle in the Clouds, a magical hotel in the Swiss Alps.   It’s the holiday season, the first one that Sophie is away from herContinue reading “Review: A Castle in the Clouds by Kerstin Gier”

Around the World with YA Books

Want to travel the world? Us too! Unfortunately, we don’t always have the time or money. Reading can be the best escape to travel to far away lands. To help inspire your wanderlust, we came up with a list of YA books set in countries around the world. Did we miss any countries that youContinue reading “Around the World with YA Books”

Holiday Gift Ideas: YA Books for Every Friend in Your Life

Books make great presents! No matter which holiday you celebrate, everyone could use a new book in their lives.  1. The Murder Mystery Lover: One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus McManus emerged in 2017 as the Queen of Mysteries. Plus, she’s super nice IRL! One of Us is Lying has a twistContinue reading “Holiday Gift Ideas: YA Books for Every Friend in Your Life”