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ARC Review: Shadow & Bone by Leigh Bardugo

April 11, 2012 – 7:25 am | 6 Comments
ARC Review: Shadow & Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Book: Shadow & Bone
Author: Leigh Bardugo
Series: Grisha #1
Release: June 2012
Source: Macmillan
Reviewer: Day
Purchase: Amazon – Barnes & Noble
Surrounded by enemies, the once-great nation of Ravka has been torn in two by the Shadow Fold, a swath …

Review: Thief of Hope by Cindy Young-Turner

April 10, 2012 – 4:00 am | No Comment
Review: Thief of Hope by Cindy Young-Turner

Author: Cindy Young-Turner
Book: Thief of Hope
Release: May 16th 2011
Series: Novel
Reviewer: Mona
Source: Crescent Moon Press
Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository
Sydney, a street urchin and pickpocket in the town of Last Hope, has managed to evade the oppressive …

ARC Guest Review: Ripper by Amy Carol Reeves

April 5, 2012 – 4:00 am | One Comment
ARC Guest Review: Ripper by Amy Carol Reeves

Ripper is another book I found while looking for books to review for Paperback Dolls. It caught my attention with its description.
Author: Amy Carol Reeves
Book: Ripper
Release: April 8, 2012
Series:
Reviewer: Teresa
Source: Flux (NetGalley)
Purchase: Amazon
A paranormal mystery …

Review: Tangled by Erica O’Rourke

April 3, 2012 – 5:29 am | One Comment
Review: Tangled by Erica O’Rourke

Book: Tangled
Author: Erica O’Rourke
Series: Torn Trilogy (book 2)
Release: January, 2012
Source: Kensington Teen
Reviewer: Desi
Purchase: Amazon – Barnes & Noble
Constance started to keen as the air around us began to thrash and twist, the caustic scent of …

Blog Tour Paperback Proust and Giveaway: Loss by Jackie Morse Kessler

March 18, 2012 – 8:30 am | 18 Comments
Blog Tour Paperback Proust and Giveaway: Loss by Jackie Morse Kessler

Kitt: Hi Jackie! Welcome back to Paperback Dolls!
Jackie: Thanks so much for inviting me. :)
Kitt: The first time you were here was during our Romantic Times Feature last year, but we never really had a …

Blog Tour Review and Giveaway: The Sphinx Project by Kate Hawkings

March 15, 2012 – 6:19 am | 9 Comments
Blog Tour Review and Giveaway: The Sphinx Project by Kate Hawkings

Author: Kate Hawkings
Book: The Sphinx Project
Series: The Chimaera Chronicles- Book 1
Genre: YA/Dystopian
Release: February 28th, 2012
Source: Author
Reviewer: Day
Purchase: Amazon - Smashwords
A lifetime as a lab rat, or forever on the run? For Michaela it’s not a hard …

Cassandra Clare signs deal for new YA series – Great news for Shadowhunter fans!

March 14, 2012 – 7:39 pm | 2 Comments
Cassandra Clare signs deal for new YA series – Great news for Shadowhunter fans!

INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLING AUTHOR CASSANDRA CLARE TO PUBLISH THIRD SHADOWHUNTERS SERIES WITH SIMON & SCHUSTER CHILDREN’S PUBLISHING
NEW YORK,  March 14, 2012– Cassandra Clare, award-winning #1 New York Times bestselling author of  The Mortal Instruments and The Infernal Devices series, …

TRAILER: Sherrilyn Kenyon’s INFAMOUS on sale TODAY!

March 13, 2012 – 12:11 pm | 3 Comments
TRAILER: Sherrilyn Kenyon’s INFAMOUS on sale TODAY!

The world has fallen in love with Nick Gautier and the Dark-Hunters. Now Nick’s saga continues in the next eagerly anticipated volume…
Go to school. Get good grades. Stay out of trouble. That’s the mandate for most kids. …

Month of Love: author Jana Oliver on love – the tweenage version

February 22, 2012 – 9:00 am | 4 Comments
Month of Love: author Jana Oliver on love – the tweenage version

Please welcome author and tween-Doll favorite, Jana Oliver! Today Month of Love focuses on young love. The angst, the innocent flirtations, the high school romances with a boyfriend who sparkles more than you do after …

Review + GIVEAWAY: The Edumacation Of Jay Baker by Jay Clark

January 30, 2012 – 9:35 am | 13 Comments
Review + GIVEAWAY: The Edumacation Of Jay Baker by Jay Clark

Book: The Edumacation Of Jay Baker
Author: Jay Clark
Release: January 31, 2012
Reviewer: Day
Source: MacTeenBooks
Purchase: Amazon – Barnes & Noble
Meet Jay Baker . . . or, as he is not so affectionately called by his opponent in …

Paperback Proust with author Jay Clark + GIVEAWAY!

January 30, 2012 – 4:00 am | 8 Comments
Paperback Proust with author Jay Clark + GIVEAWAY!

After an epic series of post-collegiate employment disasters, Jay Clark decided to refrigerate the casserole of failure he’d been noshing on since 2005 and write himself a cream-of-the-crap young adult novel. Thus, The Edumacation of …

Review: Hollowland by Amanda Hocking

January 27, 2012 – 9:00 am | 4 Comments
Review: Hollowland by Amanda Hocking

Book: Hollowland
Author: Amanda Hocking
Series: Hollows #1
Release: Oct 2010
Source: Kindle ebook
Reviewer: Day
Purchase: Amazon
Hollowland – the first book in the young adult dystopian series The Hollows… “This is the way the world ends – not with a …

Review: The Mockingbirds by Daisy Whitney

January 7, 2012 – 5:02 am | 2 Comments
Review: The Mockingbirds by Daisy Whitney

Book: The Mockingbirds
Author: Daisy Whitney
Release: November 2010
Reviewer: Desi
Source: Personal Library
Purchase: Amazon – Barnes & Noble
Some schools have honor codes.
Others have handbooks.
Themis Academy has the Mockingbirds.
Themis Academy is a quiet boarding school with an exceptional student …

What do Veronica Roth, Rachel Caine, Holly Black & Jana Oliver have in common?

January 5, 2012 – 8:07 pm | 2 Comments
What do Veronica Roth, Rachel Caine, Holly Black & Jana Oliver have in common?

What do Veronica Roth, Rachel Caine, Holly Black & Jana Oliver have in common…besides all being talented authors? Ok, and yeah, they are all attractive female writers but how about the fact that they each …

Day’s Favorite reads of 2011 (and least favorite too)

January 3, 2012 – 7:28 am | 12 Comments
Day’s Favorite reads of 2011 (and least favorite too)

Goodbye 2011! I don’t know about you all, but the past year has been fairly bi-polar for me personally. As I sit here and ponder my favorite books of the past 365 days, I find …

Teen Review: Rubinrot “Ruby Red” by Kerstin Gier

December 23, 2011 – 6:00 am | 2 Comments
Teen Review: Rubinrot “Ruby Red” by Kerstin Gier

Author: Kerstin Gier
Book: Ruby Red
Translator: Anthea Bell
Series: Edelstein Trilogy Book 1
Release: May 2011
Reviewer: Desi
Source: Get Red PR
Purchase: Amazon – Barnes & Noble
Gwyneth Shepherd’s sophisticated, beautiful cousin Charlotte has been prepared her entire life for traveling …

Review: Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor

December 16, 2011 – 2:31 pm | 5 Comments
Review: Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor

Book: Daughter of Smoke & Bone
Author: Laini Taylor
Series: Smoke & Bone #1
Release: September 2011
Reviewer: Steph/Eowyn
Source: Personal Library
Purchase: Amazon – Barnes & Noble
Around the world, black handprints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers …

Review: Midnight Magic by Nancy Di Fabbio

December 15, 2011 – 9:05 am | 2 Comments
Review: Midnight Magic by Nancy Di Fabbio

Book: Midnight Magic
Author: Nancy Di Fabbio
Release: September 2011
Reviewer: Desi
Source: Publisher
Purchase: Amazon – Barnes & Noble
Fourteen-year-old Mattie is obsessed with horses. Thrilled to discover a primitive painting of a beautiful black horse hidden in the attic …

Mona reviews Thomas Galvin’s Sire

December 14, 2011 – 9:00 am | 6 Comments
Mona reviews Thomas Galvin’s Sire

Book: Sire
Author: Thomas Galvin
Series:The Vampires of St. Troy Book 1
Released: October 31, 2011
Purchase: Amazon – Barnes & Noble
Caitlin’s first night in St. Troy. Her first night at college. Her first night away from home.
There are …

ARC Review: When The Sea Is Rising Red by Cat Hellisen

November 30, 2011 – 8:07 am | 7 Comments
ARC Review: When The Sea Is Rising Red by Cat Hellisen

Book: When The Sea Is Rising Red
Author: Cat Hellisen
Release: February 2012
Source: MacMillan
Reviewer: Day
Purchase: Amazon – Barnes & Noble
In sixteen-year-old Felicita’s world, magic is strictly controlled—or so those in power like to believe. After her dearest …