Earlier this month, author Kiersten White was in Salt Lake City on tour for her latest novel, Chosen. I was lucky enough to get to spend some time chatting with Kiersten before the event along with some other local book bloggers and bookstagrammers. Chosen is the second book in Kiersten’s Buffy-inspired duology, so naturally, we … Continue reading Talking CHOSEN, BUFFY, and Horror Novels with Author Kiersten White
It's always a great night when we get to see author Kiersten White at The King's English Bookshop! Kiersten is so funny and intelligent, and I always love listening to her talk all things books, writing, and Buffy! Kiersten wasn't here on tour. She was on vacation to visit her fam here in Utah, but … Continue reading Kiersten White Event Recap and Giveaway!
I'm so excited to get to participate in the blog tour for Kiersten White's latest novel in The Conqueror's Saga, Now I Rise. I truly think that Lada is one of the most unique and captivating characters in YA, and she more than lived up to all my expectations once again! Wine Pairing One of the … Continue reading NOW I RISE Review and Giveaway!
I'm starting a book tag! If you've seen Wonder Woman recently, then I'm sure this topic is as fresh on your mind as it is on mine, but I believe VERY passionately that it is so important for everyone to see examples of strong women in books, television, and movies. There are so many ways in … Continue reading Fight Like a YA Girl Book Tag!
I first saw this book tag when I got a notification in my inbox that there was a new post by Book Princess Reviews, and I instantly fell in love. Then Krysti asked me if I would like to participate in the tag this month as one of my featured posts. How could I pass … Continue reading The Princess Book Tag
The more I read, the more books I realize there are in the world and; unfortunately, there are just not enough publicity dollars to generate the hype they all deserve. My list for this week is ten of the books I've read in the past couple of years that I think more people really NEED to read. … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: My Favorite Bookish Hidden Gems
So this fun, little blog I’ve recently started was inspired by the IRL book club that my bookish bestie and I started hosting last year in partnership with our favorite local indie bookshop The King’s English. After we started the book club, we quickly figured out just how many people LOVE YA books and Wine! I … Continue reading The YA and Wine Book Club: Online and Offline
2016 was a great year for author events here in the great state of Utah. We had some amazing, AMAZING authors come to town, mostly due to my favorite indie bookshop, The King's English, and Barnes and Noble's Teen Book Fest! Here are a few of my favorite events we were able to attend: Stephen King … Continue reading My Favorite Author Events of 2016
Since today is Christmas, I wanted to spread a little bookish joy. The following books truly brought me so much joy this year, and I'm truly grateful for each and every one of these gems! In no particular order, here are my 5-star reads of 2016! Basically, I had an INCREDIBLE book year in 2016. How … Continue reading My 5-Star Reads of 2016