Review: The Witch Haven by Sahsa Peyton Smith

It’s New York City in 1911. Frances Hallowell is an ordinary seamstress who lives with the other girls she works with. Her life changes forever when she kills a man who is trying to attack her. Except, she never moved a muscle.  Afraid of the impending murder investigation, Frances tries to lay low when a coupleContinue reading “Review: The Witch Haven by Sahsa Peyton Smith”

Morgan Matson’s YA Books Ranked

Morgan Matson is one of our favorite authors for YA contemporary books. Her books are perfect beach reads, that’s why we’re posting  our thoughts on her books in August. Have you read Matson before? Let us know your favorite book in the comments.  1. The Unexpected Everything Andie, the daughter of a U.S. Senator Connecticut,Continue reading “Morgan Matson’s YA Books Ranked”

Book vs TV Show: Tiny Pretty Things

Warning: Spoilers if you haven’t read the book series or watched the TV show.  Late last year, Tiny Pretty Things released on Netflix. We had to watch it as soon as we saw the trailer. How could we resist a dark mystery set at a hyper-competitive ballet school?  The book by Sona Charaipotra and DhonielleContinue reading “Book vs TV Show: Tiny Pretty Things”

YA City Guide: New York City

One thing we miss right now is travel. We’re both travel addicts and can’t wait to begin traveling across the U.S. again. Do you want to travel right now but can’t? We can help with book recommendations. The YA City Guide is a new feature on our blog to recommend books set in a certain city.Continue reading “YA City Guide: New York City”

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”

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”

YA Books to Get You Into the Holiday Spirit

Is December your favorite month? Looking for books to get you excited for Christmas, Hanukkah, winter and the new year? We’ve got the perfect list for you! Throw on fuzzy slippers, grab your favorite blanket and sip some hot chocolate, because once you get these YA books, you won’t want to leave your couch.  1.Continue reading “YA Books to Get You Into the Holiday Spirit”

Review: Capturing the Devil by Kerri Maniscalco

We followed Audrey Rose Wadsworth and Thomas Cresswell from the streets of London, to the mountains of Romania and on a ship across the Atlantic ocean. Now, we watch them discover New York City and Chicago. After all of the drama from the RMS Etruria, Audrey Rose and Thomas are ready to rekindle their romance. In fact, AudreyContinue reading “Review: Capturing the Devil by Kerri Maniscalco”

Review: Tweet Cute by Emma Lord

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Pepper’s mother owns a fast-food chain called Big League Burger. It used to be a mom and pop place in Nashville, but when it got popular, it expanded throughout the country, leading to Pepper and her mom trading in country life for the Upper East SideContinue reading “Review: Tweet Cute by Emma Lord”