Tag: YA fiction

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 […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Marty Machowski & Dragon Seed

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Marty Machowski & Dragon Seed

Posted July 9, 2017 / 2 Comments

As part of the Litfuse Blog Tour for Dragon Seed, I am pleased to welcome author Marty Machowski to the blog today! Marty Machowski is the Family Life Pastor at Covenant Fellowship Church in Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, where he has served on the pastoral staff for over 25 years. Marty […]


Author Interview: Alison Gervais & In 27 Days

Author Interview: Alison Gervais & In 27 Days

Posted July 8, 2017 / 6 Comments

I fell in love with Alison’s Gervais debut novel In 27 Days when I reviewed it for RT Book Reviews earlier this year. You can check out my review here . Alison Gervais joined the website for aspiring writers, Wattpad, her sophomore year of high school, and In 27 Days […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Recent YA Additions to my TBR

Top Ten Tuesday: Recent YA Additions to my TBR

Posted June 6, 2017 / 32 Comments

Today on Top Ten Tuesday, we’re talking about books we’ve recently added to our TBR piles from a genre of our choice. I decided to look at Young Adult novels since that’s not my most-read genre, but it’s something I’m trying to branch out into more. In no particular order, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Unraveling by Sara Ella

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Unraveling by Sara Ella

Posted May 26, 2017 / 23 Comments

Welcome to the: Thomas Nelson’s Young Adult Summer of 2017 Feature   Title:  Unraveling Series: Unblemished, Book 2 Author:  Sarah Ella Publisher: Thomas Nelson Release Date:  July 11, 2017 Genre: Young Adult Fiction / Fantasy In the second installment of the Unblimished Trilogy, YA author Sara Ella asks, “What happens when happily ever after […]


Author Interview: Audrey Rich

Author Interview: Audrey Rich

Posted May 18, 2017 / 1 Comment

Please join me in welcoming author Audrey Rich to the blog today! Audrey Rich is a South Florida author, who writes YA and NA Contemporary Romances and is an avid reader of novels where love conquers all. She’s married to her own happily-ever-after Hero, is an inactive CPA, and a […]


Excellence in Indie Publishing GIVEAWAY Guest Post: Serena Chase

Excellence in Indie Publishing GIVEAWAY Guest Post: Serena Chase

Posted May 17, 2017 / 12 Comments

Today, as part of the Excellence in Indie Publishing multi-book/multi-genre giveaways going on this week here at RimSP, Serena Chase talks about her journey to indie publishing – and following that tug-of-the-spirit. My Indie Journey About twelve years ago, I pitched my debut novel, The Ryn (an epic fantasy fairy […]


Top Ten Tuesday: My Fave Moms in Childrens/MG/YA Literature

Top Ten Tuesday: My Fave Moms in Childrens/MG/YA Literature

Posted May 16, 2017 / 23 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today on Top Ten Tuesday, the theme is Mother’s Day so I thought I would take a look at my favorite moms (and mother figures) in Childrens, Middle Grade, and Young Adult novels. I realize this is a wide range but … I’m finicky. For instance, I refuse […]


Excellence in Indie Publishing MEGA Giveaway!!

Excellence in Indie Publishing MEGA Giveaway!!

Posted May 15, 2017 / 67 Comments

Let’s be honest. Sometimes… ok, a lot of times … when we hear that a book is self published, we bookish people turn into snobs and automatically assume that the quality is lower and the writing is worse. And – being honest again – there are many indie books out […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Evaporation of Sofi Snow by Mary Weber

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Evaporation of Sofi Snow by Mary Weber

Posted May 15, 2017 / 25 Comments

Welcome to the: Thomas Nelson’s Young Adult Summer of 2017 Feature with For fans of Ender’s Game and Blade Runner comes a story of video gaming, blood, and power. Ever since the Delonese ice-planet arrived eleven years ago, Sofi’s dreams have been vivid. Alien. In a system where Earth’s corporations rule […]



My Fave Reads of 2016: Fantasy/Young Adult/Fairy Tales

My Fave Reads of 2016: Fantasy/Young Adult/Fairy Tales

Posted December 27, 2016 / 15 Comments

  It’s that time of year again!! When book bloggers from far and wide dust off their Goodreads shelves and look back fondly at the books they’ve read that year. And then we torture ourselves by trying to narrow those books down to a handful of favorites. LOL. Nevertheless, every […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring 2017 Fantasy/Young Adult

New Releases I’m Excited About: Spring 2017 Fantasy/Young Adult

Posted December 13, 2016 / 27 Comments

Yesterday, I started out a look at Spring 2017 new releases with the contemporary fiction I’m excited about. Today, I had originally planned to do historical fiction, but I decided to switch the order around a bit so today’s post fits better with the Top Ten Tuesday linkup. Behold the […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Unwritten Melody by Tessa Emily Hall

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Unwritten Melody by Tessa Emily Hall

Posted November 22, 2016 / 2 Comments

Welcome to my post on the Unwritten Melody Blog Tour! Stay tuned for my review of this YA novel, plus your chance to win a great giveaway prize pack! Does breaking free require breaking the rules? Cassie Gilbert lives every day in the shadows of her deceased mom’s rebellion. But […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): She Who Knows by Barbara Bras

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): She Who Knows by Barbara Bras

Posted July 27, 2016 / 7 Comments

Purchase your copy of She Who Knows here One girl’s journey from loneliness to love. Isolated on a Maui mountaintop, Cassandra has only her imagination to keep her company. Shut in due to her heart condition and shut out emotionally by her father, she meets the Menehune in a dream. Their “Gift” […]