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

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2017 Releases, Backlist, Friday Five, Recommendations

Friday Five: Let the Games Begin!

Competition is something that drives a lot of books--I mean, The Hunger Games obviously did okay and that is literally a kill-or-be-killed competition. Most times competitions don't require you to be a murderer, which is a good thing, but they always provide great plot if they are written well. The five YA books below have… Continue reading Friday Five: Let the Games Begin!