Month: June 2013

The Keys to My Heart #2: Awesome BFFs

The Keys to My Heart #2: Awesome BFFs

Uncategorized | June 21, 2013

This is a periodic discussion feature here at Snuggly Oranges about the bookish things that steal my heart.#2. Awesome BFFsI think we all know and have complained at some point about the trend in young adult fiction to have the “bitchy best friend”. You know the type: they look like they’re awesome, but usually because of a love interest and/or […]

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Book Review: Golden by Jessi Kirby

Book Review: Golden by Jessi Kirby

Book Reviews | June 20, 2013

This book, guys. This book. It’s beautiful. It’s stunning. It deserves all the praise it’s gotten. I want to just bathe in the beauty of Jessi Kirby’s prose, the subtle perfection of the romance, and the touching importance of the message. I love this book. Please go buy it. That is all. … Of course not. I want […]

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Waiting on Wednesday #31: Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzanne Young

Waiting on Wednesday #31: Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick and Suzan..

Uncategorized | June 19, 2013

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: Just Like FateAuthor: Cat Patrick and Suzanne YoungRelease Date: August 27th, 2013Publisher: Simon Pulse (Simon & Schuster)Pages: 304   Caroline is at a crossroads. Her grandmother is sick, maybe dying. Like the rest of her family, Caroline’s been at Gram’s bedside since her stroke. With the pressure building, all Caroline wants […]

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Book Review: Sapphire Blue by Kerstin Gier

Book Review: Sapphire Blue by Kerstin Gier

Book Reviews | June 16, 2013

All throughout this book I thought it was so much fun and qualitatively great. Then halfway through the epilogue I thought, “Wait… what did happen here?” I was reading at such a high speed, desperate to have more more more that it almost didn’t occur to me that this book suffers from a massive case of middle book syndrome. […]

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Book Nerd Problems #12: Reading Schedules

Book Nerd Problems #12: Reading Schedules

Uncategorized | June 14, 2013

This is a periodic discussion feature here at Snuggly Oranges about the many problems one can run into as a book nerd.#12. Reading SchedulesI don’t know about you guys but… I suck at making reading schedules. Over the past few months, I have tried, on two separate occasions, to make such a schedule for myself, just listing in order which books […]

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Book Review: Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier

Book Review: Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier

Book Reviews | June 13, 2013

I really enjoyed reading Ruby Red. It was entertaining, fun, rather unique… but ultimately? Too short. I wasn’t ready for the adventure to end. So maybe the biggest problem with Ruby Red is that I want to move on to the sequel right away. You know. If you can call that a problem. I love this concept. Time […]

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Waiting on Wednesday #30: All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill

Waiting on Wednesday #30: All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill

Uncategorized | June 12, 2013

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: All Our YesterdaysAuthor: Cristin TerrillRelease Date: September 3rd, 2013Publisher: Disney HyperionSeries: All Our Yesterdays (#1 of 2)Pages: 368   “You have to kill him.” Imprisoned in the heart of a secret military base, Em has nothing except the voice of the boy in the cell next door and the list of instructions […]

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