Celebrating Debutantes, FEATURES, Giveaways, Interviews

Celebrating Debutantes 2016: Draw The Line by Laurent Linn (Author Interview + Giveaway)

I'm so pleased to welcome author Laurent Linn today to the blog as part of Celebrating Debutantes 2016. Laurent upcoming debut novel Draw The Line is a unique YA novel that not only offers arts/illustrations showcasing Laurent's talent as an art director at Simon & Schuster but also a powerful story of self-discovery. I had… Continue reading Celebrating Debutantes 2016: Draw The Line by Laurent Linn (Author Interview + Giveaway)

Books, REVIEWS

The Fine Art of Truth or Dare by Melissa Jensen

"If you don’t learn to carpe the diem, you will be, while most certainly not Nobody, something less than a Somebody.” Pretty in Pink meets Anna and the French Kiss in this charming romantic comedy. Ella is nearly invisible at the Willing School, and that’s just fine by her. She’s got her friends—the fabulous Frankie… Continue reading The Fine Art of Truth or Dare by Melissa Jensen

RANDOM THOUGHTS, Reading

YA Books Cover Art Transformation

When I was browsing Devian Art this morning, I saw this particular photo entitled Romanticide that looks so much alike with the book cover art of Passion by Lauren Kate. The art photo is uploaded by Nathalia Suellen under her Devian Art account, Lady-Sympjonia. I'm not sure which one is the original but I assume Lauren Kate's publisher bought… Continue reading YA Books Cover Art Transformation

Books, REVIEWS

Graffiti Moon by Cath Crowley

"For a while, for as long as you're looking at it, that painting is the world and you get to be in it." an artist, a dreamer... a long mean night Senior year is over, and Lucy has the perfect way to celebrate: tonight, she's going to find Shadow, the mysterious graffiti artist whose work appears… Continue reading Graffiti Moon by Cath Crowley