Tag: Penguin Young Readers Group

Marie Lu’s Villain Squad + a Giveaway

Marie Lu’s Villain Squad..

The second book, The Rose Society, in the New York Times Best Selling series, The Young Elites, by Marie Lu will be released on October 13, 2015, with the paper back of The Young Elites currently in stores. The series is about power-hungry Adelina’s rapid descent into paranoia and madness, as she pulls together her own society of gifted and ruthless malfettos, determined to overthrow those persecuting their kind. I was asked by Penguin to create my own kind of Villain Identity which was really fun to think about. Honestly I wasn’t sure what I was going to do but […]

Posted September 8, 2015 by Andi / 1 Comment
Review: The Moon and More – Sarah Dessen (Giveaway)

Review: The Moon and More R..

Reading a Sarah Dessen book is a lot like coming home after being away on a trip. It’s comforting and it’s familiar. She has this thing about her writing that just makes you feel you are where you are supposed to be. I first encountered it when I read my first Dessen, Along for the Ride, then again when I read my favorite Dessen, The Truth About Forever, and every other Dessen book after. The Moon and More, my latest Dessen read definitely fit right in with the rest. The story in The Moon and More is about Emaline, a […]

Posted May 22, 2015 by Andi / 15 Comments
Review: Pointe – Brandy Colbert

Review: Pointe – Brandy ..

Title: Pointe [Amazon] Author: Brandy Colbert [website] Publisher: Penguin Genre: Contemporary Source/Type: Borrowed/Paperback ARC Stars: 4 of 5 Publisher Description: Theo is better now. She’s eating again, dating guys who are almost appropriate, and well on her way to becoming an elite ballet dancer. But when her oldest friend, Donovan, returns home after spending four long years with his kidnapper, Theo starts reliving memories about his abduction—and his abductor. Donovan isn’t talking about what happened, and even though Theo knows she didn’t do anything wrong, telling the truth would put everything she’s been living for at risk. But keeping quiet […]

Posted May 12, 2014 by Andi / 0 Comments
Second Chance Sunday – The Catastrophic History of You and Me by Jess Rothenberg

Second Chance Sunday – T..

I don’t know if it was the timing of when I read this book or the gorgeousness of the cover or Jess Rothenberg’s writing style, but I fell in love with this weeks Second Chance Sunday, The Catastrophic History of You and Me. It was so gorgeously poetic and heartfelt with bits of fun mixed it. I loved it and I think you will too.   Jess Rothenberg…I think I’m in love!! Confession time. When I first added Catastrophic to my to read list it was solely for the cover. I’m not usually that kind of book buyer/reader, but the […]

Posted May 19, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments