Tag: Young Adult

Book Review: Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry

Book Review: Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry

 Author: Katie McGarry (blog, twitter)  Genre: YA w/ mature themes  Publication: July 31, 2012, Harlequin Teen  Pages: 384  synopsis from Goodreads  [book rating=4.5/5] No one knows what happened the night Echo Emerson went from popular girl with jock boyfriend to gossiped-about outsider with “freaky” scars on her arms. Even Echo can’t remember […]

Crushed on by Shannon, on September 10, 2012, in Reviews / 2 Comments



Books On Our Radar: Fang Girl

Books On Our Radar: Fang Girl

What do you get when you cross a hormonal, eternally undead teenager w/ weird superpowers and a cast that includes a vampiric goldfish and a seriously hot vampire hunter? The plot for the upcoming Fang Girl  the first novel from Helen Keeble. The new YA book, which is being described […]

Crushed on by Shannon, on September 1, 2012, in Future releases / 0 Comments

Mixtape: Timepiece (Hourglass #2)

Mixtape: Timepiece (Hourglass #2)

This is my vision for music that enhances and evokes feelings about the book Timepiece (Hourglass #2) by Myra McEntire. Clearly the POV of Kaleb made me think of more male-centric themes of love, loss, daddy issues, and of course ‘ghosts’ and time travel! So here are my selections that scream […]

Crushed on by kelly, on August 31, 2012, in Mixtape / 0 Comments


Books On Our Radar

Books On Our Radar

We here at Book Crush are constantly on the hunt for news on exciting new releases. That is why we were so elated when we heard about Shards & Ashes a 2013 release featuring original short stories all set in dystopian worlds.   The book features nine of our favorite […]

Crushed on by Shannon, on August 30, 2012, in Future releases / 0 Comments

The Countdown Begins: 1 Year Until the City of Bones Movie is Released

The Countdown Begins: 1 Year Until the City of Bones Movie is Released

Filming has finally gotten underway in Toronto for the hotly anticipated adaptation of the first book in Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series.  Filming, which began on August 20th, is rumored to extend through November. Jamie Campbell Bower,  Lily Collins, Jemima West, and Robert Sheehan who play Jace, Clary, Isabelle […]

Crushed on by Shannon, on August 28, 2012, in Books in the news / 2 Comments

Book Review: The D.U.F.F by Kody Keplinger

Book Review: The D.U.F.F by Kody Keplinger

Author: Kody Keplinger (blog, twitter) Genre: YA w/ mature themes Publication: September 7, 2010 Pages: 280 synopsis from Goodreads Rating: 4 Hearts Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper is cynical and loyal, and she doesn’t think she’s the prettiest of her friends by a long shot. She’s also way too smart to fall for the […]

Crushed on by Shannon, on August 26, 2012, in Reviews / 3 Comments

Endlessly Discussion

Endlessly Discussion

What did you think of Reth in this book? He seemed uncharacteristically human to me. What are your feelings on Evie’s journey of self-discovery? What about Lend’s and Evie’s relationship? What did you think of Evie being so bothered about being manipulated into doing things? Jack. Jack. Jack. Did you […]

Crushed on by Shannon, on August 20, 2012, in Reviews / 0 Comments