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Waiting on Wednesday

This is a feature started on Breaking the Spine that puts the spotlight on upcoming books.

This week’s pick is:

The Conspiracy of Us

Goodreads: To fight her destiny as the missing heir to a powerful and dangerous secret society, sixteen-year-old Avery West must solve an ancient puzzle in a deadly race across Europe. 197 more words


Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday was started by The Broke and the Bookish. Every Tuesday there’s a different topic. This week is top ten authors I’ve only read one book from but want to read more. 291 more words


4 Reasons Your Heart will Break for The Vanishing Season

Title: The Vanishing Season

Author: Jodi Lynn Anderson

Genre: Contemporary/Paranormal – Ghost Story

Publisher: Harper Teen

Number of Pages: 256

Summary: Girls started vanishing in the fall, and now winter’s come to lay a white sheet over the horror.

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He Learned to Love Between THE BEFORE NOW AND AFTER THEN--A Review

Hi there! Today I’m sharing a contemporary YA gay romance newly released by debut novelist Peter Monn. THE BEFORE NOW AND AFTER THEN relates the tale of Danny, a high school boy growing up gay in Indiana and learning to love following the loss of his twin brother, Sam. 784 more words


Book Review: Kiss of Broken Glass by Madeleine Kuderick

Kiss of Broken Glass

When fifteen-year-old Kenna is caught cutting herself in the school bathroom, she’s sent to a facility under a mandatory seventy-two hour watch. 236 more words


He Was SEARCHING FOR GRACE--Review and Giveaway

Hi there! Today I’m reviewing a book that really hit home for me. I review a lot of books that are fun, or sexy, or flirty, but sometimes a book just— 2,268 more words


WWW Wednesday

This was started by ShouldBeReading and every Wednesday posters answer three questions:

What are you currently reading?

What did you recently finish reading?

What do you think you’ll read next?