Hi All! Fall is upon us! It's that time of year for pumpkins, cider and awesome new books. Here is a short list of books being released in October 2019 that we're excited about: Becky's List: Rebel by Marie Lu Release Date: October 1st Marie Lu's Warcross made me fall in love with her writing but I'm … Continue reading What We’re Excited About: October Books!
Hey all, it's Sarah! I had so much fun this week celebrating Banned Books Week, or the week in which librarians take their activism to a whole new level. I rocked out banned books by making them edible and creating a life-size board game in their honor. This is probably the one program I am … Continue reading Banned Book Week 2019 Finale!
Hi Everyone! It's Becky, again. I'm constantly reading "Best Of" list and when a book keeps appearing on all these I know I have to read it which is how I found myself listening to the audio book of Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston. This book was funny, flirty, and more than … Continue reading Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
Hi Everyone! It's Becky. I really enjoyed Katy Upperman's first book Kissing Max Holden so I was thrilled when I received a copy of an ARC of her book The Impossibility of Us at a conference a year ago. The book has been on my TBR shelf for quite a while but I finally read … Continue reading TBR Thursday: The Impossibility of Us by Katy Upperman
Hi All! It's Becky. One of my favorite book celebrations is Banned Book Week. I love highlighting books that some people may have limited access to because of politics outside their control. These are books that have many reasons have been misunderstood and I love that I have opportunity to highlight some of these books. … Continue reading Banned Book Week Celebration!
Hiya everyone, it's Sarah! I received this as an ARC from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. I have read Tweak before and another of Nic's fiction books, I expected this title to be told through a similar narrative style. However, this book is a solidly nonfiction teen title. Summary/Review: This work takes … Continue reading Teen Book Review: High by David an Nic Sheff
Hiya everyone, it's Sarah! I have been having difficulty choosing potential Printz books this year. When reflecting on all of the books I have read so far this year, there is one that truly comes to the front of my mind, Slay by Brittney Morris. This is Morris's first book, but it is so well-crafted, … Continue reading Mock Mondays: Printz Award
The videos in which we kind of liked Infinite Noise by Lauren Shippen but we kind of didn't like Project Middle School by Alyssa Milano and Debbie Rigaud. We received eARCs of these book from the publishers in exchange for an honest review. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xpGPv89cBdU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6c6q20vbAY
Hey everyone, it's Sarah! I got this as an ARC from the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. I was super excited to get around to reading this book because I was totally taken in by the title and premise. Summary: Kimi is desperate to make her mother proud by following in her mother's … Continue reading Teen Book Review: I Love You So Mochi by Sarah Kuhn