An As(Sort)ment of Books: 2018 So Far

Sorting books into Hogwarts houses is super fun. So I figured, why not make a post about it. The books featured in this post are 2018 releases that I have read. I excluded sequels (though companions are included) and a few I couldn’t make choices about. Enjoy! Black Wings Beating by Alex London Release: October 9th The people of Uztar have long looked to the … Continue reading An As(Sort)ment of Books: 2018 So Far

The Bookstellars’ Guide to the Best YA of 2017

Hello friends and welcome to our best of 2017 list! We are three booksellers who love YA (Allison, Rachel, and Shauna) and weren’t entirely satisfied by many of the best of lists we had been seeing. SO we decided to make our own! Here are 51 of our favorites 🙂 The first 13 listed below are the books that one of us felt was in … Continue reading The Bookstellars’ Guide to the Best YA of 2017

Day 18: Love Stories

I’m a sucker for a good love story, and luckily if there is anyone on your shopping list who has the same problem, this list is perfect! Once again, all titles in alphabetical order 🙂   Hardcovers How to Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake Grace, tough and wise, has nearly given up on wishes, thanks to a childhood spent with her unpredictable, larger-than-life … Continue reading Day 18: Love Stories

Day 2: High School

Ah, High School. The quintessential YA setting. Some teens try to focus on it while mythology is coming to life around them, some interpret class projects differently than the teacher intended, some are motivated by their carefully built reputation, some have worlds falling apart and still have to go to class, some battles are fought by debate teams. Either way, here are some of the … Continue reading Day 2: High School

Adding to Your Pride Month TBR

The first thing you need to know is that this list is hardly comprehensive. This actually barely scrapes the surface. For the most part, I have included books that I personally have read. 2017 Releases Note: ~ means book has yet to be released The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love—she’s lived through it twenty-six times. She … Continue reading Adding to Your Pride Month TBR