Tag: young adult

Blog Tour Review with Giveaway..

Posted January 9, 2020 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway, Review / 4 Comments

Book info: Title: You Too? Author:  Various Authors Genre: Young Adult Release Date:  January 7th, 2020 Publisher:  Inkyard Press Source: E-galley from YA Bound Book Tours which did not influence my opinion My rating:  4 stars Synopsis:  A timely and heartfelt collection of essays inspired by the #MeToo movement, edited by acclaimed young adult and […]

ARC Review: Wilder Girls by R..

Posted July 8, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

Book info: Title:  Wilder Girls Author:  Rory Power Genre:  Young adult Release Date:  July 9th, 2019 Publisher:  Delacorte Press Source:  ARC won from Bookish First which did not influence my opinion My rating:  2.5 stars Synopsis: It’s been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and […]

Three Young Adult ARC Mini-Rev..

Posted January 19, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 8 Comments

I’m going to share the three young adult books I’ve read so far this year.  All are ones that I will recommend to students and possibly purchase for the library where I work.  Meet Cute:  Some People are Destined to Meet – an anthology edited by Jennifer L. Armentrout: Published:  January 2nd, 2018 Source:  E-galley […]

Review: Naming the Stars by S..

Posted January 6, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

Book info: Title:  Naming the Stars Author:  Susan Koeford Genre:  Young adult mystery? Published:  September 5th, 2016 Source:  Received from author for review My rating:  3 stars I was contacted by the author of this book back in May to review this title.  I didn’t get to it until December unfortunately.  The story definitely has […]

Discussion Post: This Review ..

Posted May 13, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in discussion post / 22 Comments

Today I’m doing my 3rd discussion post as part of the 2016 Discussion Challenge hosted by Feed Your Fiction Addiction and It Starts at Midnight. My first one was all about if teens are really as dumb as we think, and will expect what happens in books to be real life.  My second one was […]

Book Blitz and Giveaway: How ..

Posted November 13, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 4 Comments

How We BeganAuthors:  Alexis Hall, Amy Jo Cousins, Annabeth Albert, Delphine Dryden, Edie Danford, Geonn Cannon, Vanessa NorthPublication date: November 9th 2015Genres: LGBTQ+, New Adult, Romance, Young Adult How does love begin? A glance, a gesture, an unexpected offer of help from a stranger…or from a good friend. A smile across a counter at a […]

Promo Interview and Giveaway: ..

Posted November 3, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 8 Comments

–> What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas … but that doesn’t matter when you live there. Sisterhood, first crushes and scandalous secrets explode as Savannah, Courtney, Peyton, and Madison return in DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER, Michelle Madow’s exciting conclusion to The Secret Diamond Sister series, releasing October 27th from Harlequin Teen. Book info: –> Title: […]

Blog Tour – Guest Post a..

Posted September 28, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 23 Comments

Book and Author Details: City of Roses by Donovan Pruitt Publication date: May 5th 2015 Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal Romance, Young Adult Synopsis:A young man ventures to his lost love’s childhood home in the abandoned city of Pripyat, Ukraine. When a sudden accident puts him off-course, he awakes to discover a lively and vibrant culture living […]

Review and Blog Tour: The Sum..

Posted August 10, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour, giveaway / 39 Comments

First I have to say thanks to Xpresso Book Tours for allowing me to read a copy of this book.  Here’s some information about the book first, then I’ll share my review.  You can follow the rest of the tour HERE. Book and Author Details: The Summer the World Ended by Matthew S. Cox Published […]

Book Blitz and Giveaway: Time..

Posted August 1, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 5 Comments

  Book and Author Details: Timekeeper Rising by Allyssa Painter Publication date: August 1st 2015 Genres: Dystopia, Fantasy, Young Adult Synopsis: Fifty years ago, the sky cried acid and the earth vomited poison, all due to human destruction. Desperate for a savior, the people called out to the Shunned, a group of Fallen angels on […]