Tag: young adult fiction

Author Interview: Taylor Bennett & Barefoot Memories

Author Interview: Taylor Bennett & Barefoot Memories

Posted March 3, 2020 / 0 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Taylor Bennett to the blog today to chat about the final novel in her Tradewinds trilogy – Barefoot Memories! Taylor Bennett is a dandelion-wishing, world-traveling lover of books, words, and stories. Based in the PNW, she dreams of seeing the world and writing stories […]


Cover Reveal: Kingdom Above the Cloud by Maggie Platt

Cover Reveal: Kingdom Above the Cloud by Maggie Platt

Posted February 24, 2020 / 1 Comment

I’m delighted to bring you the cover reveal for Kingdom Above the Cloud, the first book in the Tales of Adia young adult Christian fantasy series by Maggie Platt – published by Ambassador International! What if the nine Fruit of the Spirit and the Seven Deadly Sins were locked in […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: When Waves Break

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: When Waves Break

Posted February 18, 2020 / 4 Comments

in this post: When Waves Break Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout the entire […]


Author Interview: David Jemal & Kara Leigh Miller

Author Interview: David Jemal & Kara Leigh Miller

Posted January 26, 2020 / 1 Comment

Please join me in welcoming David Jemal & Kara Leigh Miller to the blog today to chat about their new YA Thriller, Warped Remains! After graduating college with a major he created in finance and culture, David Jemal jumped into the world of sales and thus began crisscrossing North America. […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Speculative & Youth

New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Speculative & Youth

Posted January 9, 2020 / 9 Comments

Hi friends! It’s time for a new season of new books! At the start of each new publishing season, I find myself buried a little deeper beneath my TBR pile (the term ‘pile’ is misleadingly small), and the early 2020 crop of new releases is positively magnificent. So long, all […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Common by Laurie Lucking

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Common by Laurie Lucking

Posted January 8, 2020 / 7 Comments

COMMON by Laurie Lucking SERIES: Tales of the Mystics #1 GENRE: Young Adult Christian Fantasy/Romance PUBLISHER: Love2ReadLove2Write Publishing, LLC RELEASE DATE: February 14, 2018 PAGES: 299 Only one person knows of the plot against the royal family and cares enough to try to stop it—the servant girl they banished. Leah spends […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lauren Mansy & The Memory Thief

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lauren Mansy & The Memory Thief

Posted October 17, 2019 / 7 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Lauren Mansy, author of The Memory Thief, to the blog today to chat about the price of memories! THE MEMORY THIEF GENRE: Young Adult Fantasy PUBLISHER: Blink RELEASE DATE: October 1, 2019 PAGES: 368 In the city of Craewick, memories reign. The power-obsessed ruler of […]





Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Evermore by Jody Hedlund

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Evermore by Jody Hedlund

Posted September 11, 2019 / 38 Comments

Evermore On Tour with Prism Book Tours You actually get a review double-feature today, as I’m looking at both Evermore and its prequel novella Always! Aren’t these covers stunning? ALWAYS SERIES: The Lost Princesses #0.5 GENRE: Inspirational YA Historical Romance PUBLISHER: Northern Lights Press RELEASE DATE: August 13, 2019 PAGES: […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Laura Gallier & The Deception

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Laura Gallier & The Deception

Posted September 5, 2019 / 17 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Laura Gallier to the blog today to chat about her new novel The Deception! In a youth culture intrigued by the paranormal yet often skeptical of biblical claims, Laura Gallier seeks to bring awareness and understanding to issues surrounding the supernatural. Having battled her own […]




Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Within These Lines by Stephanie Morrill

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Within These Lines by Stephanie Morrill

Posted March 5, 2019 / 6 Comments

Welcome to the Blog & Review Tour – and Giveaway – for Within These Lines by Stephanie Morrill, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! ABOUT THE BOOK Title: Within These Lines Author: Stephanie Morrill Publisher: Blink YA Genre: Historical Young Adult Fiction Release Date: March 5, 2019 When Evalina Cassano and […]



Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Fallen Leaves by Tessa Emily Hall

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Fallen Leaves by Tessa Emily Hall

Posted October 8, 2018 / 9 Comments

Welcome to the blog tour & giveaway for Fallen Leaves by Tessa Emily Hall, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Fallen Leaves Author: Tessa Emily Hall Publisher: Illuminate YA Fiction Release Date: October 26, 2018 Genre: YA Contemporary Fiction Selena Taylor thought her only worry this fall was starting her […]


Cover Reveal: Romanov by Nadine Brandes

Cover Reveal: Romanov by Nadine Brandes

Posted September 26, 2018 / 3 Comments

Title: Romanov Author: Nadine Brandes Publisher: Thomas Nelson / HarperCollins Release Date: May 7, 2019 Genre: Young Adult Historical Fantasy / Anastasia Retelling The history books say I died. They don’t know the half of it. Anastasia “Nastya” Romanov was given a single mission: to smuggle an ancient spell into her suitcase on her way […]


First Line Fridays (week 123): Suburban Dangers

First Line Fridays (week 123): Suburban Dangers

Posted September 14, 2018 / 15 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 continuing my #CFRR2019 FLF series, spotlighting books from the authors who will be joining us for the […]