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Monthly Archives: January 2012

Estelle: Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn & David Levithan

Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn & David Levithan Pages: 272 Release Date: October 11, 2011 Publisher: Ember Target Audience: Young Adult Why I picked it up: I’ve been wanting to read about this book for a long time but when I read on Jana’s blog that the book was set in […]

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Magan: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl by Jesse Andrews

Estelle and I are super excited to be participating in the Debut Author Challenge hosted by Kristi at The Story Siren.  I’m bringing you the first debut young adult book this week, though Estelle and I will alternate months participating.  The challenge is to read and review a minimum of twelve young adult debut novels […]

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Estelle: Sometimes It Happens by Lauren Barnholdt

Sometimes It Happens by Lauren Barnholdt Pages: 320 Release Date: July 12, 2011 Publisher: Simon Pulse Target Audience: Young Adult, Contemporary Romance Format: Nook download Why I picked it up: Total impulse buy! Summary: After her boyfriend cheats on her on the last day of school and she finds out her best friend is off to camp, […]

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Top Ten Books I Snagged at ALA!

Hi, friends! Magan here. It’s time for Top Ten Tuesday, hosted each week by the Broke and the Bookish. (Check out Jamie’s Top Ten Historical Fiction books here!) This week’s topic can be about anything we want. Since I just got back from ALA in Dallas yesterday, I wanted to share the top ten books […]

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