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 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!


Feel the Love, Underrated YA

You know those books that you love so forcefully, that you shove onto everyone and you still feel like you are the only one who thinks about it on a daily basis? Well, if you don't, I certainly do. Here are 20 books I feel don't get as much attention as they could. Labyrinth Lost… Continue reading Feel the Love, Underrated YA