Monthly Archives: June 2011


Gary Ghislain: “The Book That Did it For Me” – How I Stole Johnny Depp’s Alien Girlfriend Blog Tour + Contest

Gary Ghislain: “The Book That Did it For Me” – How I Stole Johnny Depp’s Alien Girlfriend Blog Tour + Contest

Today, we are delighted to share an exclusive guest post from Gary Ghislain, the author of How I Stole Johnny Depp’s Alien Girlfriend — an outrageous and charming YA novel that’s now available in stores everywhere. After you read Gary’s guest post, scroll down for your chance to win his hilarious book! *          *          * […]

Posted June 30, 2011 by Sara in Contests, Guest Blog / 1 Comment
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The Best of Hourglass by Myra McEntire

The Best of Hourglass by Myra McEntire

Today marks the bittersweet end of our June Book of the Month feature on Hourglass by Myra McEntire. First of all, a huge HUGE thanks to Myra for helping provide so much additional content for us this month. She went above and beyond what a lot of the authors we work with usually contribute, and […]

Posted June 30, 2011 by Sara in Book of the Month / 0 Comments
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Hourglass by Myra McEntire: Southern architecture

Hourglass by Myra McEntire: Southern architecture

Right from page 1, paragraph 1, Southern architecture forms the “exquisite” bones of Ivy Springs, Tennessee, (based on Franklin, TN), the setting for Hourglass by Myra McEntire. Our main character, Emerson, lives in a warehouse her architect brother converted into lofts. He also renovated the former phone company and turned it into a restaurant, aptly called the […]

Posted June 29, 2011 by in Book of the Month / 2 Comments
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Book Review: Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma

Book Review: Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma

Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma is not an easy read — but it is a beautiful book, with a heartbreaking story of forbidden love. Forbidden tells the story of 17-year-old Lochan and 16-year-old Maya. Together, they’ve raised their three younger siblings due to a neglectful and alcoholic mother. But through all that time filling parental roles, […]

Posted June 28, 2011 by Sara in Book Review / 14 Comments
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New YA Book Releases: June 28, 2011

New YA Book Releases: June 28, 2011

Here’s a look at some of today’s new YA releases: The Day Before by Lisa Schroeder Amber’s life is spinning out of control. All she wants is to turn up the volume on her iPod until all of the demands of family and friends fade away. So she sneaks off to the beach to spend […]

Posted June 28, 2011 by Sara in New Releases / 0 Comments
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