Tag: YA historical fiction

Blog Tour with Giveaway: Ground Zero by Alan Gratz

I am thrilled to be hosting a spot on the GROUND ZERO by Alan Gratz Blog Tour hosted by Rockstar Book Tours. Check out my post and make sure to enter the giveaway!   About The Book: Title: GROUND ZERO Author: Alan Gratz Pub. Date: February 2, 2021 Publisher: Scholastic Press Formats: Hardcover, eBook, Audiobook Pages: 336 Find it:  Goodreads, Amazon, Kindle, Audible, B&N, […]

Posted January 18, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour, giveaway / 6 Comments

Blog Tour Review with Giveaway: Harbor for the Nightingale (Stranje House #4) by Kathleen Baldwin

Book info: Title:  Harbor for the Nightingale Author:  Kathleen Baldwin Series:  Stranje House #4 Genre:  YA Historical fiction, alternate history Release Date:  September 26th, 2019 Publisher:  Ink Lion Books Source:  E-galley from Rockstar Book Tours which did not influence my opinion My rating:  5 stars Synopsis: Harbor for the Nightingale is the highly anticipated fourth installment […]

Posted October 2, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 6 Comments

Review: Within These Lines by Stephanie Morrill

Book info: Title:  Within These Lines Author:  Stephanie Morrill Genre:  YA Historical Fiction Release Date:  March 5th, 2019 Publisher:  Blink YA Source:  ARC received from publisher which did not influence my opinion My rating:  5 stars Synopsis: Evalina Cassano’s life in an Italian-American family in 1941 is everything it “should be” until she falls in […]

Posted March 3, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

Book Blitz with Giveaway: The Winnowing (Stanley and Hazel #2) by Jo Schaffer

Book info: Title:  The Winnowing Author:  Jo Schaffer Series:  Stanley and Hazel #2Published by: Month9BooksPublication date: February 26th, 2019Genres: Historical, Young Adult Synopsis: Darkness descends over St. Louis, a city already rocked by the Great Depression. More and more people are disappearing, and some have turned up dead.  A sinister secret society is putting forward their […]

Posted February 26, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 2 Comments

Cover Reveal with Giveaway: Dangerous Alliance by Jennieke Cohen

Today Jennieke Cohen, Epic Reads, and Rockstar Book Tours are revealing the cover and a note from Jennieke about the cover for DANGEROUS ALLIANCE, her debut YA Historical Book which releases on December 3, 2019!  Check out the awesome cover and enter the giveaway! On to the reveal! Title: DANGEROUS ALLIANCE Author: Jennieke Cohen Pub. Date: December 3, […]

Posted February 8, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 4 Comments

Book Bitz with Giveaway: Breaker and the Sun (Paper Stars #2) by Lauren Nicolle Taylor

Book info: Title: Breaker and the Sun Author:  Lauren Nicolle Taylor Series:  Paper Stars #2 Published by: Clean Teen Publishing Publication date: May 8th, 2017 Genres: Historical, Young Adult Times means nothing. It’s just the sun and moon changing places. New from Lauren Nicolle Taylor, the best-selling author of Nora and Kettle, comes a fresh […]

Posted May 9, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 4 Comments

Review with Giveaway: Blacksouls (Blackhearts #2) by Nicole Castroman

Book info: Title:   Blacksouls Author:   Nicole Castroman Series:  Blackhearts #2 Publisher: Simon Pulse Release Date: April 11th, 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Historical Fiction, Romance, Pirates, Adventure Synopsis: Nicole Castroman brings the dangerous pirate ports of the Caribbean to life in this vibrant sequel to Blackhearts—the reimagined origin story of history’s most infamous pirate, Blackbeard. […]

Posted April 30, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 8 Comments

Review: Returned (Forbidden #3) by Kimberley Griffiths Little

Book info: Title:  Returned Author:  Kimberley Griffiths Little Series:  Forbidden #3 Genre:  YA historical fiction Published:  February 7th, 2017 Source:  E-book received from author for honest review My rating:  5 stars I have been a fan of this series since the very first book, Forbidden.  And if you haven’t started this series yet, you may […]

Posted April 10, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

Review – Calamity Jane: How the West Began by Bryan Ney

Book info: Title:  Calamity Jane – How the West Began Author:  Bryan Ney Genre:  YA Historical Fiction Published:  August 9th, 2016 Source:  Book received from author for fair review My rating:  5 stars I’m definitely behind on reading and reviewing this one.  Back in July I responded through Wordslinger Publicity to read a copy of […]

Posted December 24, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

Blog Tour and Giveaway: My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows

–> BOOK INFORMATION: TITLE: My Lady Jane AUTHOR: Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows PUBLISHER: Harper Teen PUBLICATION DATE: June 7, 2016 FIND IT: Goodreads / HarperCollins / Amazon / Book Depository / Barnes and Noble / iBooks / Indiebound /Chapters Indigo –> SYNOPSIS: For fans of The Princess Bride comes the comical, fantastical, romantical, (not) entirely true story of Lady Jane Grey. Lady […]

Posted June 13, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour, giveaway / 14 Comments