REVIEW! As Much As I Ever Could by Brandy Woods Snow

SYNOPSIS Seventeen-year-old CJ Ainsworth doesn’t drive—not because she can’t, but because she won’t. She’s been living with the guilt of being the sole survivor of the head-on collision that claimed her mother’s and sister’s lives. It’s the reason she refuses to get behind the wheel. It’s the reason her father has nearly abandoned her. It’s…

REVIEW: Category Five by Ann Dávila Cardinal

SYNOPSIS Category Five is a new supernatural YA thriller from Ann Dávila Cardinal, set against the backdrop of a post-hurricane Puerto Rico. After the hurricane, some see destruction and some smell blood. The tiny island of Vieques, located just off the northeastern coast of the main island of Puerto Rico, is trying to recover after hurricane…

YA Scavenger Hunt

Welcome to YA Scavenger Hunt! This bi-annual event was first organized by author Colleen Houck as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors…and a chance to win some awesome prizes! At this hunt, you not only get access to exclusive content from each author,…

#WriteMentor 2020

So excited to announce I’m a #WriteMentor 2020 mentor! I’ve been #WriteMentor-ing since 2018, so this will be my third time around. Quick note: It’s a bit difficult to focus in these turbulent, scary times, but I believe that working on your manuscript will take your mind off the events floating around the world. Gerardo…

REVIEW: Golden by Andrea Dickherber

SYNOPSIS When she meets Rudy Golden, Jillian is a shy but sarcastic fourteen-year-old floundering in her wealthy St. Louis neighborhood. With parents more concerned about appearances than the emotional upbringing of their daughter, Jillian envelops herself in the warm and opulent life of the Golden family. Both girls enter high school with brave faces, but…

REVIEW: Love on Main

SYNOPSIS Love on Main is an anthology of 10 short stories which explore the many ways love can be lost and found. The characters range from high school teens to business-owning adults, some finding first loves, others recovering from previous relationships. No two stories are the same, but all come to a similar conclusion: with…

REVIEW: Oasis by Katya de Becerra

SYNOPSIS The oasis saved them. But who will save them from the oasis? Alif had exciting summer plans: working on her father’s archaeological dig site in the desert with four close friends . . . and a very cute research assistant. Then the sandstorm hit. With their camp wiped away, Alif and the others find…

REVIEW – Watch Hollow: The Alchemist’s Shadow

SYNOPSIS New York Times bestselling author Gregory Funaro brings us the second installment of the thrilling Watch Hollow series, where magic exists, monsters roam in the shadows, and wooden animals come to life. Having defeated the Garr, a vicious tree monster who lived within the enchanted woods of Watch Hollow, Lucy and Oliver Tinker now…

REVIEW: Second to Surrender (Moonlight Rogues #2) by Alexa Whitewolf

SYNOPSIS hey say blood is thicker than water…But what if family’s the source of your pain? Tristan I swore I was done with love, after my last failed relationship. Being a soldier means making the tough decisions, all for the good of the pack. So when a little miss full of attitude waltzes in, dragging…

REVIEW: The Call of Death by R.J. Garcia

SYNOPSIS Fourteen-year-old Hannah Priestly crashes into a terrifying future. She wakes up in her dorm room now knowing the name of an infamous serial killer, Norman Biggs. He will attack her in the future unless she and her three male friends can change fate. Hannah is an obsessive-compulsive California girl dropped off at an English…