[Event Recap] #FrenzyPresents Summer Preview

I am finally making my triumphant return to this blog to share a quick recap of my top picks from last night’s HarperCollins Canada #FrenzyPresents in which the team highlighted their best YA releases for the upcoming months. Below I’ve shared my top 5 titles (in no particular order) that I’m looking forward to reading… Continue reading [Event Recap] #FrenzyPresents Summer Preview


Review: “The Black Mage: First Year”

 The Black Mage: First Year  Author: Rachel E. Carter  Release Date: August 12, 2014  Publisher: Astraea Press  Format: eBook (PDF) Summary: Before the age of seventeen the young men and women of Jerar are given a choice –follow tradition, or pursue a trial year in one of the realm’s three war schools to study as a soldier, knight or… Continue reading Review: “The Black Mage: First Year”


Review: “Will the Real Prince Charming Please Stand Up?”

 Will the Real Prince Charming Please Stand Up?  Author: Ella Martin  Release Date: June 30, 2014  Publisher: Astraea Press  Format: Kobo eBook Summary: Bianca is the Westgate Prep quarterback’s sister—and that’s her only claim to fame. When her friends’ social experiment turns her into the “It Girl” of the Sophomore class, she captures the attention of the most popular… Continue reading Review: “Will the Real Prince Charming Please Stand Up?”


REVIEW: “The Mark of the Hummingbird” by Jessica Gollub

The Mark of the Hummingbird Author: Jessica Gollub Release Date: January 11, 2014 Publisher: JGP Summary: Burying the truth in the snow can’t conceal it forever. Leona was born a survivor-one of the few sheltered in a prison that withstood the plummeting temperatures of the frozen days. Now, as the weather slowly warms, she struggles to understand a culture… Continue reading REVIEW: “The Mark of the Hummingbird” by Jessica Gollub