*ARC Review* In the Study with the Wrench by Diana Peterfreund

Title: In the Study with the Wrench Author: Diana Peterfreund Publisher: Amulet Books Release Date: October 13, 2020 Genres: Young Adult, Mystery, Thriller, Romance, Retelling Summary: In the aftermath of Headmaster Boddy’s murder, Blackbrook Academy has been thrown into complete disarray. Half the student body hasn’t bothered to return to campus—but those who have include Orchid, […]

Read More

*First Line Friday 10/02/20* Vampires Never Get Old: Tales With Fresh Bite

Eleven fresh vampire stories from young adult fiction’s leading voices! In this delicious new collection, you’ll find stories about lurking vampires of social media, rebellious vampires hungry for more than just blood, eager vampires coming out―and going out for their first kill―and other bold, breathtaking, dangerous, dreamy, eerie, iconic, powerful creatures of the night. Welcome […]

Read More

*Review* The Unleashed (The Haunted #2)- Danielle Vega

In the terrifying sequel to The Haunted, Hendricks discovers that even though Steele House is gone, the hauntings in Drearfield are far from over — and it’s up to her to stop them. Following the devastating blaze at Steele House, Hendricks and her friends are trying to return to normal. Prom is coming up and […]

Read More

*Review* The Haunted (The Haunted #1)- Danielle Vega

From Danielle Vega, YA’s answer to Stephen King, comes a new paranormal novel about dark family secrets, deep-seated vengeance, and the horrifying truth that evil often lurks in the unlikeliest of places. Hendricks Becker-O’Malley is new in town, and she’s bringing baggage with her. With a dark and wild past, Hendricks doesn’t think the small […]

Read More

*First Line Friday 9/25/20* Night of the Mannequins- Stephen Graham Jones

Award-winning author Stephen Graham Jones returns with Night of the Mannequins, a contemporary horror story where a teen prank goes very wrong and all hell breaks loose: is there a supernatural cause, a psychopath on the loose, or both? Praise for Night of the Mannequins “Reading Stephen Graham Jones is like sitting in the corner of a […]

Read More

*Review* Undead Girl Gang- Lily Anderson

Mila Flores and her best friend Riley have always been inseparable. There’s not much excitement in their small town of Cross Creek, so Mila and Riley make their own fun, devoting most of their time to Riley’s favorite activity: amateur witchcraft. So when Riley and two Fairmont Academy mean girls die under suspicious circumstances, Mila […]

Read More

It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? 9/21/20

Hello and welcome back to another Monday!  It’s beginning to look a lot like spooky book season!!!  This week I’m going to read a book that I picked up at ALA Midwinter ’20, a re-read of a book that I’ve read over a year ago, and the sequel to my re-read. What are you reading […]

Read More

*Nerd Blast & Giveaway* Dead of Winter

*Click on the mage above to find out more information about this release* SYNOPSIS   Eight chilling tales to read under the Cold Moon. A tinker’s son acquires a cursed soul. A dying woman is haunted by her own reflection. An uninvited presence haunts a Christmas seance. A festive holiday turns macabre. Despite the twinkling […]

Read More

It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? 9/14/20

Good Morning and welcome to my Birthday week! I’ve been in such a reading funk and I hope I can find something interesting this week to read. This week I’m going to try to read a book that I’ve had in my closet for awhile, an arc that I got off of Twitter, an arc […]

Read More

*Review* The Witching Stone- Danny Weston

Beneath this stone lie the remains of Meg Shelton, alleged witch of Woodplumpton, buried in 1705. After a messy breakup with his girlfriend, Alfie needs to get away for a while – so he decides to spend the summer holidays with his dad in a tiny village in the North of England. In the local […]

Read More