2017 Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 Releases, Backlist, Recommendations

Day 30: Unique Reads

Some books defy genre boundaries. Some books defy traditional relationship boundaries. Some books feature clock spirits. Some books are super meta. Whatever the reason may be, here are some incredible books that I think are super unique. Once again, all titles in alphabetical order 🙂   Hardcovers All the Wind in the World by Samantha… Continue reading Day 30: Unique Reads

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 Releases, Backlist, Recommendations

Day 29: A Little Friendly Competition

Competition makes anything interesting. I mean, look at The Hunger Games or the first Throne of Glass book, or 95% of Barney's lines on HIMYM (looking at you 'Challenge Accepted'). Here are some of my favorite books featuring competitions Once again, all titles in alphabetical order 🙂   Hardcovers Caraval by Stephanie Garber Whatever you've… Continue reading Day 29: A Little Friendly Competition

2017 Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 Releases, Backlist, Recommendations

Day 28: Books that Light Up the World

Since December 12th is the first day of Hannukah, it felt only right to post about books that fill the reader with light (because they are so amazing). Once again, all titles in alphabetical order 🙂   Hardcovers Echo After Echo by Amy Rose Capetta Zara Evans has come to the Aurelia Theater, home to… Continue reading Day 28: Books that Light Up the World

2017 Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 Releases, Backlist, Recommendations

Day 27: Classic Lit Inspired

As anyone who knows me can tell you, I am a sucker for Shakespeare. But for the most part, that is where my "classic" knowledge ends (because LBR a lot of those books are by dead white dudes and they aren't actually super interesting). I love when current YA updates a classic and makes it… Continue reading Day 27: Classic Lit Inspired

2017 Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 Releases, Backlist, Recommendations

Day 26: Smash the Patriarchy (it’s like Whac-a-Mole but better!)

There has been a great wave recently of feminist books and they are great gifts! Here are a few of my favorites (A few titles from previous posts on the gift guide that would also work here: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas, Written in the Stars by Aisha Saeed, Outrun the Moon by… Continue reading Day 26: Smash the Patriarchy (it’s like Whac-a-Mole but better!)

2017 Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 Releases, Backlist, Recommendations

Day 25: For the SJM Fan

Here are some amazing books I think would be great gifts for those who super love books by Sarah J Maas! Once again, all titles in alphabetical order 🙂   Hardcovers Daughter of the Burning City by Amanda Foody A darkly irresistible new fantasy set in the infamous Gomorrah Festival, a traveling carnival of debauchery… Continue reading Day 25: For the SJM Fan

2017 Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 Releases, Backlist, Recommendations

Day 24: For the Nerdfighter

Lots of people super love John Green--so here's a list of other books to buy for those who already have all his books. Once again, all titles in alphabetical order 🙂   Hardcovers Here We Are Now by Jasmine Warga Taliah Sahar Abdallat lives and breathes music. Songs have always helped Tal ease the pain… Continue reading Day 24: For the Nerdfighter