“Waiting” On Wednesday: The Upside of Unrequited

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine. The purpose is to spotlight upcoming releases that we are excited for. The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli Hardcover: 352 pages Publication date: April 11th 2017 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Add on: Goodreads Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how […]

Review: The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye

Publisher: Balzer + Bray (May 17th 2016) Hardcover: 399 pages Source: Edelweiss Add on: Goodreads Rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Vika Andreyeva can summon the snow and turn ash into gold. Nikolai Karimov can see through walls and conjure bridges out of thin air. They are enchanters—the only two in Russia—and with the Ottoman Empire and the […]

Review: Dumplin by Julie Murphy

Publisher: Balzer + Bray (September 15th 2015) Hardcover: 384 pages Source: Edelweiss Add on: Goodreads Rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Self-proclaimed fat girl Willowdean Dickson (dubbed “Dumplin’” by her former beauty queen mom) has always been at home in her own skin. Her thoughts on having the ultimate bikini body? Put a bikini on your body. With […]