A Conspiracy of Stars by Olivia A. Cole

Octavia has only ever had one goal: to follow in the footsteps of her parents and become a prestigious whitecoat, one of the scientists who study the natural wonders of Faloiv. The secrets of the jungle’s exotic plants and animals are protected fiercely in the labs by the Council of N’Terra, so when the rules […]

To Kill a Kingdom by: Alexandra Christo

I love Mermaids, I love the legends, the tall tales and the whole magic of it all. I love to believe these beautiful mythical creatures exist.  A dark, twisted take on The Little Mermaid sure to hook the reader from the first page. To Kill a Kingdom is Seductive Sirens, Pirate Princes and a tale […]

A Land of Permanent Goodbyes by Atia Abawi

In a country ripped apart by war, Tareq lives with his big and loving family . . . until the bombs strike. His city is in ruins. His life is destroyed. And those who have survived are left to figure out their uncertain future. In the wake of destruction, he’s threatened by Daesh fighters and […]

Hope Nation: YA Authors Share Personal Moments of Inspiration

“The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.”–Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Down and Across by Arvin Ahmadi

Scott Ferdowsi has a track record of quitting. Writing the Great American Novel? Three chapters. His summer internship? One week. His best friends know exactly what they want to do with the rest of their lives, but Scott can hardly commit to a breakfast cereal, let alone a passion. With college applications looming, Scott’s parents […]


Title: DEAR DWAYNE, WITH LOVE Author: Eliza Gordon Pub. Date: January 23, 2018 Publisher: Lake Union Publishing Pages: 380 Formats: Paperback, eBook, audiobook Find it: Amazon, Audible, B&N, TBD, Goodreads Wannabe actress Dani Steele’s résumé resembles a cautionary tale on how not to be famous. She’s pushing thirty and stuck in a dead-end insurance job, and her relationship status is holding at uncommitted. With unbearably perfect […]

Lola Dutch by Kenneth and Sarah Jane Wright

I don’t have a daughter, but if I did, I would want her to exactly like Lola Dutch! I love her!! This has to be one of the cutest books I have ever read! Not only are the illustrations charming and the message delightful, the cover turns into a dollhouse play sheet! Complete with a […]

Let’s Talk About Love by Claire Kann

Let’s Talk About Love Claire Kann Published by: Swoon Reads Publication date: January 23rd 2018 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult Goodreads / Amazon / Barnes & Noble / iBooks / Kobo   “Dave called in sick. Alice, I want you with Takumi today. As long as you keep the volume low, you can play music […]

Stella Diaz Has Something to Say by Angela Dominguez

Stella Diaz Has Something to Say was an absolute joy to read! This book deals with so many relevant topics that plague our country today. Immigration, language barriers and bullying in schools are issues so many of our children face daily, characters such as Stella can help children see they are not alone. Diverse books are so essential in schools […]


 BATMAN: NIGHTWALKER (DC Icons #2)  Marie Lu  January 2, 2018  Random House Books for Young Readers 272 pgs. Goodreads, Amazon, Audible, B&N, iBooks, TBD These DC Icon books just get better and better! After the amazing release of Wonder Woman Warbringer, I was itching for Batman Nightwalker as soon as I saw the cover! The cover is perfect. I am a […]