Monthly Archives: October 2012


Suzanne Lazear: “Reimagining Fairy Tales

Suzanne Lazear: “Reimagining Fairy Tales

Happy Halloween, readers! Today, we are thrilled to be hosting a stop on the official blog tour for Two & Twenty Dark Tales, an anthology of dark and creepy retellings of Mother Goose stories. We’re hosting a guest blog from contributor Suzanne Lazear — and we’re hosting an INTERNATIONAL contest to celebrate, too! Keep reading […]

Posted October 31, 2012 by Sara in Blog tour, Contests, Guest Blog / 1 Comment
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Book Review: The Girls’ Ghost Hunting Guide by Stacey Graham

Book Review: The Girls’ Ghost Hunting Guide by Stacey Graham

Just in time for Halloween, girls (and guys, too) can set their sights on some spooky times with The Girls’ Ghost Hunting Guide by Stacey Graham. This recently released how-to guide from a professional paranormal investigator is adorably packaged and is packed with fun facts, ghoulish games, and plenty of advice for youngsters to embark […]

Posted October 30, 2012 by Sara in Book of the Month, Book Review / 0 Comments
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New YA Releases: October 30, 2012

New YA Releases: October 30, 2012

Here’s a look at some of today’s new YA releases: Rebel Heart by Moira Young It seemed so simple: Defeat the Tonton, rescue her kidnapped brother, Lugh, and then order would be restored to Saba’s world. Simplicity, however, has proved to be elusive. Now, Saba and her family travel west, headed for a better life […]

Posted October 30, 2012 by Sara in New Releases / 0 Comments
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Book Review: The Infects by Sean Beaudoin

Book Review: The Infects by Sean Beaudoin

You think you know zombie fiction. But you don’t. Just look no further than The Infects by Sean Beaudoin, a genre-bending twist on the uber-popular zombie theme that will warp your sensibilities about the walking dead. Teenage angst and sexuality collide with chicken guts and reanimated corpses for an explosively hilarious and twisted tale that […]

Posted October 29, 2012 by Sara in Book of the Month, Book Review / 2 Comments
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Countdown to Reached: Reach Out

Countdown to Reached: Reach Out

The Rising is coming, nothing can stop it. Help spread their mission as quickly as possible —share this trailer and excerpt from Reached by Ally Condie on your website, blog, Tumblr, Twitter, Facebook, etc. — and get as many of your friends to do the same! We’re just a couple weeks away now from the […]

Posted October 29, 2012 by Sara in Reached / 1 Comment
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Recent Book Giveaway & Contest Winners

Recent Book Giveaway & Contest Winners

It’s time for a round-up of other assorted contest winners here at Novel Novice. First up … The Diviners Blog Tour Contest The winner receives a signed copy of The Diviners, plus a Diviners necklace, a 1920s headband, and some Bit O’Honeys. And the winner is … Leigh Smith Speechless Contest For this contest, we asked you to […]

Posted October 27, 2012 by Sara in Contests / 0 Comments
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