Top Ten Tuesday: Authors We REALLY Want to Meet

authors we'd like to meet

This week’s top ten is not only easy for us, it’s also a lot of fun. Sandie has had the opportunity to meet many authors and interview them, but there are still so many that she hasn’t had to chance to meet yet. I’ve met a few at YALLFest and it was so much fun. […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books We Will Probably Never Read

For this week’s top ten we will list and briefly discuss books that we will probably never read. There are many different reasons that we might not read a book. Maybe it’s a genre we’re not interested in or an author that we didn’t care for in the past. Whatever the reason, here are our […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books Which Feature Characters Who Have Lost Someone

For this week’s top ten we decided to highlight books that feature characters who have lost someone. Loss and grief is difficult for anyone to deal with, but for teens it can be especially scary and confusing. The fact that so many authors for young adults are committed to writing stories that can help their […]


Top Ten Tuesday: All Time Favorite Authors

This week’s Top Ten is All Time Favorite Authors. There are so many authors we love, so the hard part is cutting the list down to just ten. Here are ten of  favorite Young Adult authors (in no particular order, we love them all). Diana’s Picks: J.K. Rowling: I have to start with her, because […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books to Read Spring 2015

Spring 2015 TBR List

This week’s Top Ten is books on our Spring TBR list. There are so many books to read leading up to summer, and I had to cull a bunch, but here are ten I know I’m definitely reading this season. MARCH Half Wild by Sally Green: The sequel to “Half Bad” continues Nathan’s story as […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Recent All-Time Favorite Books

Recent All Time Favorites

This week the Top Ten Tuesday topic is recent books we would qualify as all-time favorites from the past three years. We’re glad to have the limit of books from the past 3 years because it would be really hard for us to list our top ten favorite books of all time (there would be […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Our Book Related Problems

This week for Top Ten Tuesday we will share some our deepest, darkest book related problems. Yes we confess that sometimes being a bibliophile causes problems, but we’re willing to deal with them for the love of books. Diana’s Problems: 1. Buying more books than I have time to read: I have so many books […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Romance Likes and Dislikes

Top Ten Tuesday

This week for Top Ten Tuesday we’d like to highlight some of the things we’d like to see more of in YA romances and also some of the things we’d like to see a lot less of — thank you, very much. Things We Want: 1. Strong female leads: This has gotten better over the […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Fantasy Books We Want to Read

fantasy books

This week the Top Ten Tuesday is books we want to read in a particular genre. We chose fantasy as the genre we want to highlight since it’s the genre that we probably read the least (especially me). So our list will include some old classic fantasy novels as well as some of the more […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books I’d Love to Read With My Book Club

This week the Top Ten Tuesday is books we’d love to read with our book club. Sandie is actually in a book club, but I’ve only been involved in online book clubs. While I enjoy that, I would love to participate in one in “real life” like Sandie does and actually go out and discuss […]