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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:

A List of Cages

Release date: January 10th 2017… 226 more words


Review: The Start of Me and You by Emery Lord

My rating: 

Hey, everyone! Happy Wednesday! I just finished reading The Start of Me and You by Emery Lord, and I’ve got to say, I don’t really know how I feel about it. 455 more words

Book Blogging

Map of Love: HERE'S THE THING--Review and Giveaway!

Hi there! Today I’m sharing a sweet contemporary YA F/F romance from Emily O’Bierne. HERE’S THE THING is a straight-talking story of a sixteen year old girl who’s trying to make sense of her love life. 2,169 more words


Italy in Two Words-

Love & Gelato, also known as the two reasons everyone goes to Italy to find. This may be an overly simplistic view of the country, but it is also the title of the charming debut from Jenna Evans Welch. 593 more words



Hi there! I’m so excited to share a review for a newly published contemporary YA romance from Paula Stokes. GIRL AGAINST THE UNIVERSE s a bittersweet contemporary YA adventure/romance that deals with PTSD, OCD, and general anxiety in a teen girl who’s survived some pretty tragic moments. 1,144 more words


September Updates

Okay friends, from now on I’m just calling these posts Deanna’s Updates since they’re not necessarily running monthly lol.

First things first – the ebook version of One Night is on sale for 99 cents… 359 more words

Fun Stuff

Cheating on #TheNext100

Call this “the first 98” or whatever, but I have to admit up front that this is not, in fact, a kickoff to the next 100 books I’m going to read this year. 514 more words