Review: Wilder Girls by Rory Power

My rating: 5 out of 5 stars Genre: YA Horror Pages: 353 Publisher: Delacorte Press Published: July 9th, 2019         It's been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and pulled Hetty's life out from under her. It started slow. First the teachers died… Continue reading Review: Wilder Girls by Rory Power

Middle-Grade Monday: Spooky Books I Want to Read

It's almost Halloween time, so I think this week I'll feature some spooky middle-grade novels that I really want to read.  I don't just read darker books in October, it's kind of an all year around thing for me and I think middle-grade has some of the best offerings for spooky novels.  Lots of atmosphere,… Continue reading Middle-Grade Monday: Spooky Books I Want to Read

Review: Daughters Unto Devils by Amy Lucavics

My rating:  4 out of 5 stars Genre: YA Horror Pages: 266 Pacing: Slower Publisher: Harlequin Teen Published: September 29th 2015   Trigger Warnings: Graphic imagery and violence, miscarriage, and child death.   When sixteen-year-old Amanda Verner’s family decides to move from their small mountain cabin to the vast prairie, she hopes it is her chance for… Continue reading Review: Daughters Unto Devils by Amy Lucavics

Review: Slasher Girls and Monster Boys – Various Authors

My rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars Genre: YA Horror Anthology Pages: 400 Pacing: Various Publisher:Dial Books Published: August 18th 2015   Trigger Warnings: Graphic violence, sexual assault, cutting, bullying, addiction, pedophilia.   A host of the smartest young adult authors come together in this collection of scary stories and psychological thrillers curated by Between the Devil and… Continue reading Review: Slasher Girls and Monster Boys – Various Authors

Middle Grade Monday – Spooky/Halloween Recommendations

Looking for some spooky middle-grade reads? You've come to the right place.  I will warn you right now that just because it's middle-grade doesn't mean it's tame and "just kid's stuff."  I find some of the middle-grade horror, creepier than some of the stuff on the shelves in the YA section, so keep that in… Continue reading Middle Grade Monday – Spooky/Halloween Recommendations

Middle Grade Monday: Review – Arlo Finch in the Valley of Fire by John August

Hey everyone!  We’ve moved Middle-Grade Monday over from our TBR and Beyond Facebook Group to the blog! Hopefully we can bring you lots of great reviews, topics and maybe even some author interviews! I’m a massive middle-grade fan, and I’m always trying to get people to give it a shot! Hopefully these reviews will give… Continue reading Middle Grade Monday: Review – Arlo Finch in the Valley of Fire by John August

Blog Tour: Tiger Queen by Annie Sullivan, Favorite Quotes & Giveaway!

We are so happy to be part of the blog tour for Tiger Queen by Annie Sullivan that is put on by the lovely The Fantastic Flying Book Club.  To see the full schedule, go HERE.  My rating: Genre: YA Fantasy Pages: 320 Pacing: Normal Publisher: Blink Published: September 10th, 2019   Preorder Tiger Queen Today Amazon /… Continue reading Blog Tour: Tiger Queen by Annie Sullivan, Favorite Quotes & Giveaway!

ARC Review: Slay by Brittney Morris

My rating: 5 of 5 stars Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Pages: 336 Pacing: Average/Normal Publisher: Simon Pulse Published: September 24th 2019         By day, seventeen-year-old Kiera Johnson is an honors student, a math tutor, and one of the only Black kids at Jefferson Academy. But at home, she joins hundreds of thousands of Black gamers who… Continue reading ARC Review: Slay by Brittney Morris