Category: YA

First Line Friday (week 115): Loving Grace & a GIVEAWAY!

First Line Friday (week 115): Loving Grace & a GIVEAWAY!

Posted July 20, 2018 / 24 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. I’m doing this post a little differently today, since Loving Grace is on tour with JustRead Tours! You […]


Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Loving Grace by April Smith

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Loving Grace by April Smith

Posted May 26, 2018 / 12 Comments

Welcome to the Loving Grace blog blitz and giveaway, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Loving Grace Author: April Smith Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: March 20, 2018 Genre: Christian Fiction, Young Adult Romance Grace Summer lands herself in a melon load of trouble when she becomes torn between the […]




Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kristen Hogrefe & The Revolutionary

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Kristen Hogrefe & The Revolutionary

Posted April 25, 2018 / 14 Comments

As part of the Celebrate Lit tour for The Revolutionary, please join me in welcoming Kristen Hogrefe to the blog today! Kristen Hogrefe is a multi-published novelist and teacher who challenges young adults and the young at heart to think truthfully and live daringly. Her publishing journey began in 2010 […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring/Summer 2018 Speculative & YA Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring/Summer 2018 Speculative & YA Fiction

Posted April 21, 2018 / 16 Comments

Happy Saturday! Just two more posts in our week-long series of great Spring/Summer New Releases that we’re excited for! Today we’re looking at upcoming Speculative and Young Adult fiction (and a children’s book, just because) that’s coming up May-August Here’s a refresher of the schedule in case you’ve missed a […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Loyal Heart by Jody Hedlund

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Loyal Heart by Jody Hedlund

Posted March 29, 2018 / 23 Comments

SERIES: An Uncertain Choice #4 GENRE: Young Adult/Medieval Romance PUBLISHER: Northern Lights RELEASE DATE: March 6, 2018 PAGES: 310 He’s taken her as his prisoner. But she’s holding his heart captive. In gaining their freedom, will they lose what matters most? When Lady Olivia’s castle is besieged, she and her […]


Book Review (and a SCAVENGER HUNT Giveaway!): Reclaiming Shilo Snow by Mary Weber

Book Review (and a SCAVENGER HUNT Giveaway!): Reclaiming Shilo Snow by Mary Weber

Posted February 20, 2018 / 19 Comments

Welcome to the Scavenger Hunt Tour for Reclaiming Shilo Snow by Mary Weber, in collaboration with Thomas Nelson & Zondervan Fiction and JustRead Publicity Tours! This scavenger hunt consists of quite a few stops across multiple platforms! So are you ready for the ULTIMATE challenge to get them ALL? (More info below.) Title:  Reclaiming Shilo […]



Author Interview: J.A. Myhre & A Forest, A Flood and An Unlikely Star

Author Interview: J.A. Myhre & A Forest, A Flood and An Unlikely Star

Posted January 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

Please join me in welcoming J.A. Myhre to the blog today! J. A. Myhre serves as a doctor with Serge in East Africa where she has worked for over two decades. She is passionate about health care for the poor, training local doctors and nurses, promoting childhood nutrition and development, […]







Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Deanna Fugett and Ending Fear

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Deanna Fugett and Ending Fear

Posted October 26, 2017 / 12 Comments

I am delighted today to welcome author Deanna Fugett to the blog! While Deanna Fugett isn’t writing or connecting with others via social media, she can be found dancing around the kitchen with her four kids. She has a dog named Westley, a cat named Buttercup, three rabbits, two rats, […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Hunting Prince Dracula by Kerri Maniscalco

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Hunting Prince Dracula by Kerri Maniscalco

Posted September 23, 2017 / 16 Comments

In this hotly anticipated sequel to the haunting #1 bestseller Stalking Jack the Ripper, bizarre murders are discovered in the castle of Prince Vlad the Impaler, otherwise known as Dracula. Could it be a copycat killer…or has the depraved prince been brought back to life? Following the grief and horror of […]


Book Review: If There’s No Tomorrow by Jennifer Armentrout

Book Review: If There’s No Tomorrow by Jennifer Armentrout

Posted September 13, 2017 / 5 Comments

Lena Wise is always looking forward to tomorrow, especially at the start of her senior year. She’s ready to pack in as much friend time as possible, to finish college applications, and to maybe let her childhood best friend Sebastian know how she really feels about him. For Lena, the […]