YASH *YA Scavenger Hunt*

**Graphic obviously from Yash.rocks** Whenever YASH comes around--biannually, during the spring and fall--I cannot not highlight it. I tweet, post on facebook, tweet some more, and, usually, also post on the Blog. The why is simple: YASH IS SUBLIME. STELLAR. STUPENDOUS. (As 9 would say, FANTASTIC.) So, clearly, a post is always in order. *throws … Continue reading YASH *YA Scavenger Hunt*

TOP TEN YA Cover [and Title!] Loves of 2017 PT 2

Last post I shared my top ten favorite covers of 2017--which you can read ~here~ if you haven't already--and I was so disappointed with myself because after I posted, I realized I forgot to showcase runner-ups! #fail Then I came up with The Plan. First, cover loves. Then, title loves. After PT 1 and 2, … Continue reading TOP TEN YA Cover [and Title!] Loves of 2017 PT 2

Hannah ~Daughters of the Sea Book 1~ by Kathryn Lasky *Review*

I'm always scouring the local library, kindle store, and bookstores in general for books about the sea. Anything will do, but I'm particularly intrigued by merfolk. The sea and stories about it are fascinating! (Hilarious irony: I am like deathly afraid of giant sea monsters/water monsters in general. I'm completely, 100% serious. Nessie? Total believer. … Continue reading Hannah ~Daughters of the Sea Book 1~ by Kathryn Lasky *Review*