Recommendation Roundup: August 2014

Recommendation Roundup: August 2014

Now that the bulk of summer is over, I've been working on catching up with my summer reading list, of course.

I was so excited to read Stephanie Perkins long-anticipated new novel, which didn't disappoint me in the least (I do think it'll be a love it or hate it story for folks, though--Keertana wrote a fantastic review that resonated with me in terms of why I'm in the love it camp). I was also lucky enough to read a way early copy of Liza Palmer's 2015 novel, Girl Before a Mirror, which is absolutely stellar. I think it'll be a bit polarizing, but in a good way. There are a lot of layers to dig into and I can't wait for it to be in the world so I can talk to people about it!

I also wrapped up reading The Dust Chronicles series by Maureen McGowan, which I really liked (read that series if you liked Divergent, The Darkest Minds or Legend--it's got all the action-y bits that fans of those books will love, and some good social issues things as well). And on the series front, I read the second book in Chuck Wendig's rad YA series, Blightborn. 

Enough chat! On to our recommendations!

Sarah Recommends

Glory by Maureen McGowan Amazon | Goodreads

Glory by Maureen McGowan
Amazon | Goodreads

Blankets by Craig Thompson Amazon | Goodreads

Blankets by Craig Thompson
Amazon | Goodreads

Lucille by Ludovic Debeurme Review | Amazon | Goodreads

Lucille by Ludovic Debeurme
Review | Amazon | Goodreads

Lazarus, Volume Two by Greg Rucka Review | Amazon | Goodreads

Lazarus, Volume Two by Greg Rucka
Review | Amazon | Goodreads

Isla & the Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins Amazon | Goodreads

Isla & the Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins
Amazon | Goodreads

Between the Sheets by Molly O'Keefe Amazon | Goodreads

Between the Sheets by Molly O'Keefe
Amazon | Goodreads

Page by Paige by Laura Gulledge Review | Amazon | Goodreads

Page by Paige by Laura Gulledge
Review | Amazon | Goodreads

Dirt Bikes, Drones & Other Ways to Fly by Conrad Wesselhoeft Amazon | Goodreads

Dirt Bikes, Drones & Other Ways to Fly by Conrad Wesselhoeft
Amazon | Goodreads

Girl Before a Mirror by Liza Palmer (Jan. 2015) Amazon | Goodreads

Girl Before a Mirror by Liza Palmer (Jan. 2015)
Amazon | Goodreads

Laura Recommends

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng Amazon | Goodreads

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
Amazon | Goodreads

A Corner of White by Jaclyn Moriarty Amazon | Goodreads

A Corner of White by Jaclyn Moriarty
Amazon | Goodreads

 

Sandra Recommends

Catch Me by Lisa Gardner Amazon | Goodreads

Catch Me by Lisa Gardner
Amazon | Goodreads

Mortal Danger by Ann Aguirre Amazon | Goodreads

Mortal Danger by Ann Aguirre
Amazon | Goodreads

Amber House by Kelly Moore Amazon | Goodreads

Amber House by Kelly Moore
Amazon | Goodreads

March, Book One by John Lewis Amazon | Goodreads

March, Book One by John Lewis
Amazon | Goodreads

Illusive by Emily Lloyd-Jones Amazon | Goodreads

Illusive by Emily Lloyd-Jones
Amazon | Goodreads

 

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