BLOG TOUR: Aftermath by Clara Kensie

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Clara Kensie
Young Adult, Contemporary, Mystery
Merit Press
November 15, 2016

Charlotte survived four long years as a prisoner in the attic of her kidnapper, sustained only by dreams of her loving family. The chance to escape suddenly arrives, and Charlotte fights her way to freedom. But an answered prayer turns into heartbreak. Losing her has torn her family apart. Her parents have divorced: Dad's a glutton for fame, Mom drinks too much, and Charlotte's twin is a zoned-out druggie. Her father wants Charlotte write a book and go on a lecture tour, and her mom wants to keep her safe, a virtual prisoner in her own home. But Charlotte is obsessed with the other girl who was kidnapped, who never got a second chance at life--the girl who nobody but Charlotte believes really existed. Until she can get justice for that girl, even if she has to do it on her own, whatever the danger, Charlotte will never be free.

Unboxing: Lit Cube ‘Haunted Hearts’ September 2016

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Disclaimer: I won this subscription box for free from Lisa of Lost in Lit and from Lit Cube but all opinions are my own.

Hi guys! I’m so excited to share my very first unboxing on the blog. I’ve actually posted this unboxing on my Instagram but I’ll be sharing more of my thoughts about the subscription box and the items inside it here on the blog! Read more

5 Books I Read and Loved While I’m on Hiatus

So here I am again after another unannounced hiatus. I promised over the summer that I will be back full-time on my blog but it just never happened because of my summer job and uni just started and it felt so overwhelming. But enough for excuses. I’m finally back this time and ready to recommend to you some books I read while I was on hiatus. (Shame on me but these are the only books I read in four months.) Read more

BLOG TOUR: The Requiem Red by Brynn Chapman

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Brynn Chapman
Young Adult, Fantasy
Month9Books
April 5, 2016
Patient Twenty-nine.
A monster roams the halls of Soothing Hills Asylum. Three girls dead. 29 is endowed with the curse…or gift of perception. She hears messages in music, sees lyrics in paintings. And the corn. A lifetime asylum resident, the orchestral corn music is the only constant in her life.
Mason, a new, kind orderly, sees 29 as a woman, not a lunatic. And as his belief in her grows, so does her self- confidence. That perhaps she might escape, might see the outside world.
But the monster has other plans. The missing girls share one common thread...each was twenty-nine's cell mate.
Will she be next?

Read This Awesome Book For An Awesome Cause | Dig Too Deep by Amy Allgeyer

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Amy Allgeyer
Young Adult, Contemporary
AW Teen
April 1, 2016
eARC
Edelweiss

With her mother facing prison time for a violent political protest, seventeen-year-old Liberty Briscoe has no choice but to leave her Washington, DC, apartment and take a bus to Ebbottsville, Kentucky, to live with her granny. There she can finish high school and put some distance between herself and her mother-- her 'former' mother, as she calls her. But Ebbottsville isn't the same as Liberty remembers, and it's not just because the top of Tanner's Peak has been blown away to mine for coal. Half the county is out of work, an awful lot of people in town seem to be sick, and the tap water is bright orange--the same water that officials claim is safe to drink. When Granny's lingering cold turns out to be something much worse, Liberty is convinced the mine is to blame, and starts an investigation that quickly plunges her into a world of secrets, lies, threats, and danger. Liberty isn't deterred by any of it, but as all her searches turn into dead ends, she comes to a difficult decision: turn to violence like her former mother or give up her quest for good.