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Book Review: Deadly Delicious by K.L. Kincy

Book Review: DEADLY DELICIOUS by @karenkincy - “charming & delightful new middle grade novel” -

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One spunky heroine. A dash of romance. A sprinkle of magic. And one horde of cake-craving zombies. Those are the winning ingredients to K.L. Kincy’s charming and delightful new middle grade novel, Deadly Delicious.

Deadly Delicious - ebook coverTwelve-year-old Josephine DeLune can’t take the heat this sweltering summer of 1955, and she was out of the kitchen long ago.

An awful cook, she ruins recipes left and right, and she…

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New YA Releases: July 22, 2014

Happy Book Bday @Kate_Brian @lauriestolarz @StephanieEDiaz @JessShirvington @kellyannfiore @Erica_ORourke @stdennard

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Here’s a look at some of today’s new YA releases:

endless-kate brianEndless by Kate Brian

An unthinkable betrayal threatens everyone Rory loves in the third installment of our dark, thrilling Shadowlands series from New York Times best-selling author Kate Brian.

Rory Miller didn’t just fall in love with Tristan Parrish. She fell in love with the idea of forever. He was the one who told her the truth about her…

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Introducing Deadly Delicious by K.L. Kincy

Introducing DEADLY DELICIOUS by @karenkincy - this week’s featured middle grade title!

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Today, we’re kicking off a week-long feature for the fun middle grade fantasy, Deadly Delicious by K.L. Kincy. All week, we’ll share our thoughts on the book, a sneak peek, a Q&A with Karen, plus give you a chance to win your own copy! But for now,we’re starting today off with all the basics. Here’s what the book is about:

Deadly Delicious - ebook coverTwelve-year-old Josephine DeLune can’t take the heat this sweltering…

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Brazen by Katherine Longshore: Classroom Ideas

BRAZEN by @KALongshore: Essay & Discussion Topics + Classroom Project Ideas @penguinteen -

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Brazen by Katherine Longshore is teeming with history — and that’s the focus of today’s post. Ideas for classroom discussion, essay topics, and project ideas inspired by Brazen:

henry viiiDiscussion & Essay Topics:

  • Discuss why you think the King really forbid his son and Mary Howard from consummating their marriage. Was it really paranoia? What would have been more political or strategic reasons?
  • Conside…

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We’re throwing another NOVL Days party, this time at Oblong Books & Music in Rhinebeck, NY. Come out to party + hang out with five of our awesome authors:

Jen Calonita (Summer State of Mind)
Kami Garcia (Dangerous Creatures, Unbreakable)
Megan McCafferty (Jessica Darling’s It List)
Jennifer E. Smith (The Geography of You and Me)
Alecia Whitaker (Wildflower)

There will be books! + treats! + games! Basically, it’s going to be a blast and you’re not going to want to miss it. Get the full deets here, mark the date on your calendar, and we’ll see you on August 17th!

Best Ideas for a Literary Bridal Shower

Best Ideas for a Literary Bridal Shower -

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I was SO so lucky last November to have the most amazing literary-themed bridal shower. My bridesmaids (with the help of my mom) put together the most fabulous party featuring book-inspired decorations, food, and activities for my bridal shower.

Because it was SO much fun, and perfect for any book-loving bride, I wanted to share some of what they did — as we all as more inspiration from…

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Exclusive Q&A with Brazen Author Katherine Longshore – Part 3

Today, we tackle important questions like fave Disney movie & fave snack foods with BRAZEN author @KALongshore -

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Today we bring you part 3 our exclusive three-part interview with Brazen author Katherine Longshore. If you missed it, check out part 1 here and part 2 here.

Katherine_Longshore_1589_CL_57_WFavorite decade?

The 1920s.

Must-have writing snack?

Trader Joe’s dark chocolate peanut butter cups.

Favorite Disney movie?

The Lion King

The beach or the mountains?


Song that can always get you dancing?

Love Shack by the B-52s

Name 5…

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