Tag: young adult fiction

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 […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Matt Mikalatos, humor & The Crescent Stone

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Matt Mikalatos, humor & The Crescent Stone

Posted September 8, 2018 / 6 Comments

I am delighted to welcome author Matt Mikalatos to the blog today to chat about his newest book The Crescent Stone – and why being funny can inspire change! SERIES: The Sunlit Lands #1 GENRE: Inspirational Young Adult Fantasy PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: August 7, 2018 PAGES: 421 A […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Laurie Lucking & Common

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Laurie Lucking & Common

Posted September 3, 2018 / 50 Comments

Today I am delighted to welcome Laurie Lucking to the blog to chat about Common, her Christian fiction young adult fantasy novel! An avid reader practically since birth, Laurie Lucking discovered her passion for writing after leaving her career as an attorney to become a stay-at-home mom. When she gets […]