Promo: ‘Watersong’ series by Amanda Hocking

  Amanda Hocking has become a sort of poster girl for and indie author making the transition to a major publisher with St. Martin’s Press.  Her Trylle series won rave reviews and garnered a large amount of attention by the press and readers alike.  Now, she has a new YA fantasy series, the Watersong series, […]

Waiting on Wednesday #17: ‘This Wicked Game’ by Michelle Zink

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly event, hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine, to spotlight upcoming releases that make me clap in bookish glee. This week’s selection: This Wicked Game by Michelle Zink Release date:  November 14, 2013 Publisher:  Dial Why?  For me, Michelle Zink is enough of a reason.  Add in voodoo and all the rest, and […]

Waiting on Wednesday #16: ‘Antigoddess’ by Kendare Blake

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly event, hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine, to spotlight upcoming releases that make me clap in bookish glee. This week’s selection: Antigoddess by Kendare Blake Release date:  September 10, 2013 Publisher:  Tor Teen Why?  Old gods at war?  I feel a bit of Gaiman in this one- and I’m liking it. From […]

‘Etiquette & Espionage’ by Gail Carriger

Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger Little, Brown Books for Young Readers 307 pages Pub. Date:   February 5, 2012 Book received from:  Purchased _____________________________________ Genre:  YA Fantasy/ Steampunk/ Historical Fiction Series:  Finishing School #1 Cover:  Eye-catching and just absolute perfection. Characters:  Perfection.  So many sides and so much to tell. Quote:  “It’s no good choosing your […]

Waiting on Wednesday #15: ‘Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea’

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly event, hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine, to spotlight upcoming releases that make me clap in bookish glee. This week’s selection: Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea by April Genevieve Tucholke Release date:  August 15, 2013 Publisher:  Dial Press Why?  Gothic horror with a romance with the devil sounds intriguing […]