Author: Sara

There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins + Blog Tour Contest

There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins + Blog Tour Contest

Today, we’re hosting a stop on the official blog tour for There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins, which wins the award this year for book that I both simultaneously enjoyed and regretted reading. Why, you ask? Well, I adore Stephanie Perkins, and I’ve loved her previous books. But I’m also a big ol’ […]

Posted September 22, 2017 by Sara in Blog tour, Book Review, Contests / 6 Comments
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Release by Patrick Ness

Release by Patrick Ness

A surreal story filled with coming of age wisdom, whimsy, and magic, Release by Patrick Ness is about the small moments that can make a big impact on one person’s life. Adam Thorn doesn’t know it yet, but today will change his life. Between his religious family, a deeply unpleasant ultimatum from his boss, and […]

Posted September 19, 2017 by Sara in Book Review / 0 Comments
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ACOTAR Series: Styled by Books

ACOTAR Series: Styled by Books

I’ve been dreaming of this photo shoot for Styled by Books for months now, and I’m so glad it finally came to fruition. Today, I’ve got a Night Court-inspired outfit based on the A Court of Thorns & Roses series by Sarah J. Maas. I started with this star-print dress from eShakti (I lengthened the […]

Posted September 18, 2017 by Sara in Styled by Books / 4 Comments
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Cookiesaurus Rex by Amy Fellner Dominy & Nate Evans, illus. by AG Ford

Cookiesaurus Rex by Amy Fellner Dominy & Nate Evans, illus. by AG Ford

On the inside flap of Cookiesaurus Rex, a line drawing of the titular dino cookie proclaims, “I’m prehistoric perfection!” And he is. He really, truly is. The book follows one haughty dinosaur cookie, who declares himself “King of All Cookies” and demands to be decorated first — only to have a temper tantrum when he […]

Posted September 13, 2017 by Sara in Novel Novice Junior, Reviews - Children's / 0 Comments
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All’s Faire in Middle School: Styled by Books + Blog Tour

All’s Faire in Middle School: Styled by Books + Blog Tour

Ren Faire style is the name of the game for today’s edition of Styled by Books — as part of the blog tour for All’s Faire in Middle School by Victoria Jamieson, a fantastic new middle grade graphic novel about one girl’s struggles to navigate public school for the first time and new responsibilities at […]

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Night of Cake & Puppets: Launch Event!

Night of Cake & Puppets: Launch Event!

Next week, Laini Taylor and her husband Jim DiBartolo will be celebrating the release of their new book Night of Cake and Puppets, an illustrated edition of Laini’s companion novella to the Daughter of Smoke & Bone series. Previously released as an ebook only, this new print edition includes Jim’s gorgeous illustrations — and it […]

Posted September 9, 2017 by Sara in Events / 0 Comments
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Slider by Pete Hautman

Slider by Pete Hautman

Framed through the lens of competitive eating, Slider by Pete Hautman is a witty, amusing and surprisingly heartfelt book about family, finding yourself, and fitting in. David can eat an entire sixteen-inch pepperoni pizza in four minutes and thirty-six seconds. Not bad. But he knows he can do better. In fact, he’ll have to do […]

Posted September 7, 2017 by Sara in Book Review / 0 Comments
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Gabrielle Prendergast: “The Books That Made Me a Writer” + Zero Repeat Forever Blog Tour Contest

Gabrielle Prendergast: “The Books That Made Me a Writer” + Zero Repeat Forever Blog Tour Contest

The first time I noticed Zero Repeat Forever by Gabrielle Prendergast, it was because that stunning cover caught my eye and I just couldn’t stop marveling over it. The second time was when I actually read the synopsis about a teen girl who forms an unlikely alliance with one of the aliens invading her home. […]

Posted September 6, 2017 by Sara in Blog tour, Contests, Guest Blog / 1 Comment
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