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Blog Tour: Meet Lily!

Lily Anderson - The Only Thing Worse Than Me Is You Published : May 17, 2016 by St. Martin's Griffin Genres : Contemporary, Young Adult Pages : 352 Find on : Amazon , Book Depository , Goodreads Trixie Watson has two very important goals for senior year: to finally save enough to buy the set of Doctor Who figurines at the local comic books store, and to place third in her class and knock Ben West—and his horrendous new mustache that he spent all summer growing—down to number four. Trixie will do anything to get her name ranked over Ben's, including give up sleep and comic books—well, maybe not comic books—but definitely sleep. After all, the war of Watson v. West is as vicious as the Doctor v. Daleks and Browncoats v. Alliance combined, and it goes all the way back to the infamous monkey bars incident in the first grade. Over a decade later, it's time to declare a champion once and for all. The war is Trixie's for the winning, until her best frie

Review: Summer Days + Summer Nights

Summer Days and Summer Nights: Twelve Love Stories Edited by Stephanie Perkins Published : May 17, 2016 by St. Martin's Griffin Genres : Contemporary, LGBTQIA, Realistic Fiction, Young Adult Pages : 400 Find on : Amazon , Book Depository , Goodreads Rating : 3.5/5 Maybe it's the long, lazy days, or maybe it's the heat making everyone a little bit crazy. Whatever the reason, summer is the perfect time for love to bloom. Summer Days & Summer Nights: Twelve Love Stories , written by twelve bestselling young adult writers and edited by the international bestselling author Stephanie Perkins, will have you dreaming of sunset strolls by the lake. So set out your beach chair and grab your sunglasses. You have twelve reasons this summer to soak up the sun and fall in love. Featuring stories by Leigh Bardugo, Francesca Lia Block, Libba Bray, Cassandra Clare, Brandy Colbert, Tim Federle, Lev Grossman, Nina LaCour, Stephanie Perkins , Veronica Roth, Jon Skovr

Blog Tour: Me vs. Cake

Blog Tour: The Flirty '30s

The Star-Touched Excerpt

Roshani Chokshi - The Star-Touched Queen Published : April 26, 2016 by St. Martin's Griffin Genres :  Fantasy, Romance Pages : 342 Find on : Amazon , Book Depository , Goodreads THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN (St. Martin’s Griffin; April 26, 2016) is a lush and vivid standalone debut young adult fantasy that seamlessly weaves the Greek myth of Hades and Persephone with Indian folklore.  Featuring a smart, independent anti-princess who must take her place as queen and a forbidden romance that defies the odds, debut author Roshani Chokshi pairs beautiful writing with a thrilling pace and compulsive plot, using her own Filipino and Indian heritage to create a culturally diverse and vividly imagined world. Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you're only seventeen?   Maya is cursed. With a horoscope that promises a marriage of Death and Destruction, she has earned only the scorn and fear of her father's kingdo