Cover Crush: The Meaning of Birds by Jaye Robin Brown The Meaning of Birds by Jaye Robin Brown has such a beautiful and emotional cover. I know this book is going to make me bawl even without reading the synopsis, but of course I did read it and I can’t […]
Book Rewind Review: Scream All Night by Derek Milman Scream All Night is a quirky and quotable contemporary tale juxtaposed over a b-movie production company. The first chapter of this book sets the tone for the journeys of the cast, crew, and one young man who is figuring out who […]
Books on Our Radar: Stranger Things: Darkness on the Edge of Town by Adam Christopher As I wrote my review for Gwenda Bond’s Stranger Things: Suspicious Minds, all I could think about was how awesome it’s going to be as this world builds out. We have a behind-the-scenes book in […]
Event Recap & Giveaway: YANovCon 2019 For the past 4 years, the San Mateo County Libraries have created a one of a kind local experience celebrating young adult literature in YANovCon and 2019 was no exception! I am always impressed with the variety of voices the library brings to the […]
New Release Tuesday: YA New Releases February 12th 2019 Happy YA New Releases for February 12th! There are some excellent sounding books releasing today! Are you planning on reading any of these?
Cover Crush: Dear Haiti, Love Alaine by Maika Moulite & Maritza Moulite Dear Haiti, Love Alaine by Maika Moulite & Maritza Moulite may not be on your sights yet, but let me tell you right now that based on this gorgeous cover alone, it immediately went on my to buy […]
Comic Crush Saturday: February 9, 2019 Welcome to Comic Crush Saturday, our bi-weekly feature focused on the graphic elements of the book world. Comics became a huge part of my life a few years ago when I started reviewing them (and comic related TV shows) on Forever Young Adult. I’ve maintained […]
Book Rewind Review: What You Left Me by Bridget Morrissey You know how sometimes you read a book and it just sticks with you? I finished What You Left Me almost two months ago and haven’t been able to get it out of my head since. It’s taken me as […]
YA New Releases February 5th 2019 Another huge day for YA New Releases! This might be the biggest release day ever! Welcome to February, what are you planning to read?
Cover Crush: Since We Last Spoke by Brenda Rufener Since We Last Spoke by Brenda Rufener has such a sweet cover for this YA contemporary. The trees so peacefully make the heart, and the roads between houses conveys the heartbreak. Oh this gorgeous illustration conveys the lack of distance between […]