Posts Categorized: NetGalley

Review: Dancergirl by Carol M. Tanzman

Review: Dancergirl by Carol M. Tanzman

October 10, 2011 2011, Carol Tanzman, Harlequin Teen, NetGalley, review, stand alone, young adult 2

Dancergirl by Carol M. TanzmanPublisher: Harlequin TeenRelease date: November 15, 2011Source: Publisher via NetGalleyFormat: eARCPurchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:Ali Ruffino loves to dance. When her friend posts videos of her online and they go viral, she thinks her unexpected fame might propel her straight to center stage. But along with some real admirers she gets some nasty detractors—and a… Read more »

Review: Spellbound by Cara Lynn Shultz

Review: Spellbound by Cara Lynn Shultz

September 8, 2011 2011, 2011 debut author challenge, Cara Lynn Shultz, first in a series, Harlequin Teen, NetGalley, review, young adult 1

Spellbound by Cara Lynn ShultzPublisher: Harlequin TeenRelease date: June 28, 2011Source: Publisher via NetGalleyFormat: Paperback, 324 pagesSeries: Spellbound #1Purchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:What’s a girl to do when meeting The One means she’s cursed to die a horrible death? Life hasn’t been easy on sixteen-year-old Emma Connor, so a new start in New York may be just the change… Read more »

Review: A Long, Long Sleep by Anna Sheehan

Review: A Long, Long Sleep by Anna Sheehan

September 3, 2011 2011, 2011 debut author challenge, Anna Sheehan, Candlewick, NetGalley, review, stand alone, young adult 6

A Long, Long Sleep by Anna SheehanPublisher: CandlewickRelease date: August 9, 2011Source: Publisher via NetGalleyFormat: Hardback, 352 pagesPurchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:It should have been a short suspended-animation sleep. But this time Rose wakes up to find her past is long gone— and her future full of peril. Rosalinda Fitzroy has been asleep for sixty-two years when she is… Read more »

Review: Your Child’s Writing Life by Pam Allyn

Review: Your Child’s Writing Life by Pam Allyn

August 14, 2011 2011, Avery Trade, NetGalley, nonfiction, Pam Allyn, review 0

Your Child’s Writing Life: How to Inspire a Love of Words and Instill Lasting Confidence and Creativity in Your Child by Pam AllynPublisher: Avery Trade Release date: August 2, 2011Source: Publisher via NetGalley Format: eARC Series: N/A Purchase: Book Depository  Summary from Goodreads:An illuminating, first-of-its-kind resource to help parents foster a love of writing in their child’s life. New educational research reveals that writing is as… Read more »

Review: The Marked Son by Shea Berkley

Review: The Marked Son by Shea Berkley

August 13, 2011 2011, Entangled Publishing, first in a series, NetGalley, review, Shea Berkley, young adult 2

The Marked Son by Shea BerkleyPublisher: Entangled Publishing Release date: August 2, 2011 Source: Publisher via NetGalley Format: eARC Series: Keepers of Life #1 Purchase: Amazon  Summary from Goodreads:Seventeen-year-old Dylan Kennedy always knew something was different about him, but until his mother abandoned him in the middle of Oregon with grandparents he’s never met, he had no idea what. When Dylan sees a girl in white… Read more »

Review: The Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady Cross

Review: The Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady Cross

August 3, 2011 2011, 2011 debut author challenge, first in a series, Harlequin Teen, Kady Cross, NetGalley, review, young adult 3

The Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady CrossPublisher: Harlequin TeenRelease date: May 24, 2011Source: Publisher via NetGalleyFormat: Hardback, 473 pagesSeries: Steampunk Chronicles #1Purchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:In 1897 England, sixteen-year-old Finley Jayne has no one except the “thing” inside her. When a young lord tries to take advantage of Finley, she fights back. And wins. But no normal Victorian girl has… Read more »

July is NetGalley Month!

July 2, 2011 NetGalley 2

Red House Books hosted this challenge back in April, and I didn’t participate then. But I’m going to this month, in addition to my other challenge. To find more information about this challenge, head on over to Red House Books. Most of these books will be read during the three day read-a-thon coming up on the 11th-13th. I’m using that… Read more »

Lost Voices by Sarah Porter

Lost Voices by Sarah Porter

January 15, 2011 2011, 2011 debut author challenge, first in a series, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, NetGalley, review, Sarah Porter, young adult 1

Lost Voices by Sarah PorterPublisher: Houghton Mifflin HarcourtRelease: July 4, 2011Source: NetGalleyRating: 4/5 Synopsis from HMH website: Fourteen-year-old Luce has had a tough life, but she reaches the depths of despair when she is assaulted and left on the cliffs outside of a grim, gray Alaskan fishing village. She expects to die when she tumbles into the icy waves below,… Read more »