Review of Somewhere Only We Know by Maurene Goo (physical arc)

 

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Somewhere Only We Know by Maurene Goo

 

10 00 p.m.: Lucky is the biggest K-pop star on the scene, and she’s just performed her hit song “Heartbeat” in Hong Kong to thousands of adoring fans. She’s about to debut on The Tonight Show in America, hopefully a breakout performance for her career. But right now? She’s in her fancy hotel, trying to fall asleep but dying for a hamburger.

11 00 p.m.: Jack is sneaking into a fancy hotel, on assignment for his tabloid job that he keeps secret from his parents. On his way out of the hotel, he runs into a girl wearing slippers, a girl who is single-mindedly determined to find a hamburger. She looks kind of familiar. She’s very cute. He’s maybe curious.

12:00 a.m.: Nothing will ever be the same.

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Playlist for When Summer Ends by Jessica Pennington

 

I’m part of the street team for When Summer Ends and we were asked to make a small playlist for the book.  I thought I would share mine here with videos.

 

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Aiden Emerson is an all-star pitcher and the all-around golden boy of Riverton. Or at least he was, before he quit the team the last day of junior year without any explanation. How could he tell people he’s losing his vision at seventeen?

Straight-laced Olivia thought she had life all figured out. But when her dream internship falls apart, her estranged mother comes back into her life, and her long-time boyfriend ghosts her right before summer break, she’s starting to think fate has a weird sense of humor.

Each struggling to find a new direction, Aiden and Olivia decide to live summer by chance. Every fleeting adventure and stolen kiss is as fragile as a coin flip in this heartfelt journey to love and self-discovery from the author of Love Songs & Other Lies.

 

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Review of The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman (physical arc)

 

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The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman

 

On the edge of town a beast haunts the woods, trapped in the Gray, its bonds loosening…

Uprooted from the city, Violet Saunders doesn’t have much hope of fitting in at her new school in Four Paths, a town almost buried in the woodlands of rural New York. The fact that she’s descended from one of the town’s founders doesn’t help much, either—her new neighbours treat her with distant respect, and something very like fear. When she meets Justin, May, Isaac, and Harper, all children of founder families, and sees the otherworldly destruction they can wreak, she starts to wonder if the townsfolk are right to be afraid.

When bodies start to appear in the woods, the locals become downright hostile. Can the teenagers solve the mystery of Four Paths, and their own part in it, before another calamity strikes?

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Can’t Wait Wednesday 3/20/19

 

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Can’t Wait Wednesday/Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Wishful Endings and was previously hosted by Breaking the Spine.   It was created to show off a future release that you are excited for.

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Review of Can’t Beat the Chemistry by Kat Colmer (digital arc)

 

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Can’t Beat the Chemistry by Kat Colmer

 

Ionic and covalent bonds are a piece of cake for MJ. But human bonds are a little harder …

There are only two things MJ wants in her final year of high school:

1) Glowing grades and …

2) to convince uber-smart, chiselled-jaw Jason they’d be a winning team outside the science lab as well as in.

Tutoring deadbeat drummer, Luke, isn’t part of the plan. After all, he has average intelligence, takes disorganised notes and looks like a partied-out zombie at their study sessions! Not even his taut biceps will win MJ over.

But MJ learns that she could be tutored in a few life lessons too: That sometimes there’s good reason to skip chemistry tutorials. That intelligence is so much more than a grade average.

And that sometimes you can’t beat the chemistry.

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Anticipated April 2019 Releases

 

It’s hard to believe it’s almost April already.  These are not all the ya books coming out in April, but my most anticipated along with some others that I think will be popular.

 

$ pre-ordered

*already read

% still need to read arc

 

April 2nd:

 

 

The Devouring Gray *

Descendant of the Crane *$

We Rule the Night *

Wicked Saints *$

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Blog Tour for Right Girl Wrong Timing by Natalie Decker

 

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Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for Right Girl Wrong Timing by Natalie Decker.  This tour is being hosted by Chapter by Chapter Blog Tours.

 

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Right Girl Wrong Timing by Natalie Decker

Publication Date: March 12, 2019

Publisher: Swoon Romance

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