Category Archives: ya

Fluttering Thoughts: Masque of the Red Death by Bethany Griffin

Categories: 3 butterflies, Bethany Griffin, dystopia, fluttering thoughts, Masque of the Red Death series, RAWBLlinkup, ROMR, steampunk, teen romance, ya
Masque of the Red Death (Masque of the Red Death #1)By Bethany GriffinEditions: ebook, hardcover, paperbackPublished April 24th 2012 by Greenwillow BooksGenre; YA / Steampunk / DystopiaSource: own copyEverything is in ruins.A devastating plague has decimated the population, and those who are left live in fear of catching it as the city crumbles around them.So what does Araby Worth have to live for?Nights in the Debauchery Club, beautiful dresses, glittery makeup . . . and tantalizing ways to forget it all.But in the depths of the club—in the depths Read more [...]

Guest Post: Misunderstood by Ryan of Jessie Lane’s The Burning Star

Categories: fantasy, guest post, Jessie Lane, ya
The Burning StarBy Jessie LaneEditions: ebook, paperbackPublished May 24th 2012 by Pub ItGenre: YA / FantasyShe'll have to believe the unbelievable to survive.The doctors have told Kay that she will die before she reaches her eighteenth birthday. Her mother’s determination to save her life leads them to a move outside of Asheville, NC to a new set of cancer specialists in the hopes to help her. But it’s not what Kay and her Mom find in the doctor’s offices in Asheville that lead them on the journey to save her before time runs out. It’s Read more [...]

Character Interview: Costin of the Grey Wolves by Quinn Loftis

Categories: book tour, character interview, guest post, paranormal, Quinn Loftis, The Grey Wolves series, these paper worlds tours, ya
Out Of The Dark (The Grey Wolves #4)By Quinn LoftisEditions: ebookPublished June 3rd 2012Genre: YA / ParanormalDarkness has descended on the Transylvanian Alps.Four packs of the powerful Grey wolves – in a rare show of cooperation – had joined together here in an effort to help their pack members find true mates. Then they were betrayed by one of their own – an Alpha hell-bent on becoming the most powerful of the Canis lupis. And though the wolf's assassination attempt on the currently-reigning Romanian Alpha failed, his plans to get Decebel, Read more [...]

Review: OMGQueer by Radclyffe, Katherine E. Lynch (Editors)

Categories: 4 butterflies, anthology, lgbt, netgalley, RBR, review, short story collection, ya
OMGQueerBy Radclyffe (Editor), Katherine E. Lynch (Editor)Editions: paperbackExpected publication: August 14th 2012 by Bella DistributionGenre: LGBT / YASource: NetGalleyHope. Fear. Desire. Despair. Promises. Betrayals.Lesbian. Gay. Bisexual. Transgender. Questioning. Intersex.This anthology of short stories gives voice to the rising generation as they define what it means to grow up queer in the twenty-first century. What is it like to grow up in a society that embraces you in certain ways but discriminates against you in others? How do you choose Read more [...]

Promo: The Syrenka Series by Amber Garr

Categories: Amber Garr, bewitching book tours, book tour, giveaway, paranormal, spotlight, The Syrenka series, ya
The Syrenka SeriesPromises (The Syrenka Series #1)By Amber GarrEditions: ebook, paperbackPublished December 7th 2011 - July 4th 2012Genre: YA ParanormalSometimes following your heart can end up destroying the ones you love.When seventeen-year-old Eviana Dumahl is faced with the responsibility of an arranged marriage and clan leadership, she is forced to choose between the life required of a mermaid and one of a teenage girl simply infatuated with the wrong guy. Kain, her devoted fiancé would make a wonderful husband except that she’s been in Read more [...]

Giveaway: Out Of The Dark by Quinn Loftis + Excerpt

Categories: book tour, excerpt, giveaway, paranormal, Quinn Loftis, The Grey Wolves series, these paper worlds tours, ya
Out Of The Dark (The Grey Wolves #4)By Quinn LoftisEditions: ebookPublished June 3rd 2012Genre: YA / ParanormalDarkness has descended on the Transylvanian Alps.Four packs of the powerful Grey wolves – in a rare show of cooperation – had joined together here in an effort to help their pack members find true mates. Then they were betrayed by one of their own – an Alpha hell-bent on becoming the most powerful of the Canis lupis. And though the wolf's assassination attempt on the currently-reigning Romanian Alpha failed, his plans to get Decebel, Read more [...]