Dystopian YA Reviews #1 – Afterworlds by Scott Westerfield & The Jewel by Amy Ewing

Afterworlds by Scott Westerfield Published by Penguin Australia, Simon and Schuster on September 23, 2014 Genres: Dystopian, Fiction, Young Adult Source: Publisher Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository Darcy Patel has put college and everything else on hold to publish her teen novel, Afterworlds. Arriving in New York with no apartment or friends she wonders whether …

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The TBR and GIF Book Tags

We got tagged by Cait from Notebook Sisters, Rachel from A Perfection Called Books, and Laura from Laura Plus Books for the TBR Tag! Thought it would be fun to talk about the ever looming TBR and show you our piles. How do you keep track of your TBR pile? Jeann: I keep all my ARCs on …

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Chatterbox: What Would We Do Without YA?

*YA to us readers*  Not that I mind YA bossing us bookworms around… *snickers* Close your eyes. Okay, you can’t literally close your eyes since you’ve got to read this, but you get the “soothing Zen” idea I’m thinking of here. Imagine that you’re in a world where YA doesn’t exist. All that’s left are those cheesy adult …

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Blog Tour & Reviews: Gated and Astray by Amy Christine Parker

Gated by Amy Christine Parker Series: Gated #1 Published by Ember on May 27, 2014 Genres: Contemporary, Thriller, Young Adult Source: Publisher Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository A fast-paced, nerve-fraying contemporary thriller that questions loyalties and twists truths. Appearances can be deceiving. In the Community, life seems perfect. After the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Pioneer invited …

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Trial by Fire by Josephine Angelini Review: Witches in alternate universes

Trial by Fire by Josephine Angelini Series: The Worldwalker Trilogy #1 Published by Pan Macmillan Australia on August 28, 2014 Genres: Fantasy & Magic, Science Fiction, Young Adult Source: Publisher Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository The exhilaratingly seductive new series from the author of the bestselling Starcrossed series Love burns. Worlds collide. Magic reigns. This …

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Indulgence Insider #9: 900 Bloglovin Followers & A Wild Heir of Fire Appears!

Indulgence Insider is our version of Stacking the Shelves and the Sunday Post, bringing you this week’s haul, bookish news and discussion posts from around the blogosphere!  Jeann IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: This week Happy Indulgence reached 900 Bloglovin followers! I am in total awe, thank you so much everyone for the continued support! We’re partying here, and eating cake. …

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