Awesome April Book Releases

Whoa, March is just sailing by! I’ve had a little reading/reviewing slump this month but I’m trying to fit in a few more books before March ends. And there are some amazing looking books hitting shelves this April! Here are the ones that caught my eye: YA: Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky […]

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Top 10 Old-School YA Favorites

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature from The Broke and the Bookish. This week we are getting nostalgic and featuring our favorite children/teen books that we want to revisit. I was a YA before YA was the big thing that it is today. But, with authors such as S.E. Hinton, Judy Blume, Beverly Cleary and Lois Duncan […]

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Mailbox Monday (139)

Mailbox Monday is a weekly event where we share our latest book arrivals. Link up and find new mailboxes to stalk at the Mailbox Monday blog! This week was crazy and left me with little blogging or reading time. I was especially busy with getting my teenager ready to go to Europe for Spring Break. I miss […]

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The Movie Date: The Divergent Series: Insurgent

The Movie Date is a weekly feature where we discuss movies that may appeal to the YA audience. Andrew is The Reading Date’s resident movie critic and this week he discusses THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT, based on the book by Veronica Roth, and directed by Robert Schwentnke. I was really into the Divergent series a few years ago. And even though […]

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Spotlight and Giveaway: THE ROYAL WE by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan

Hi friends and royal watchers! Are you someone who can’t get enough of Kate Middleton and Prince William and wish someone would write a romance inspired by the royal couple? Then this is the book for you!  Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan (aka The Fug Girls) collaborated on their first adult novel THE ROYAL WE. This book is about […]

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