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Playlist for the Dead

Finished Playlist for the Dead by Michelle Falkoff.  I received a copy for review from the publisher.

Summary (from Goodreads):

“A teenage boy tries to understand his best friend’s suicide by listening to the playlist of songs he left behind in this smart, voice-driven debut novel. 360 more words

Books I Received From The Publisher

I Will Go Down With My Ship: Second Edition

I originally launched this feature around Valentine’s Day but it was so much fun that I decided to continue on with it every so often to highlight new ships that I’ve developed! 495 more words

YA Fiction

Thoughts on filming, and writing books that matter

It’s happening this weekend; We are filming the book trailer for the Remnant. I get to work with the amazingly talented Manhattan Co. Creative Media and some of the most enthusiastic rookie actors ever. 615 more words


15 EVOCATIVE YOUNG ADULT STORIES:Things I’ll Never Say edited by Ann Angel

Things I’ll Never Say: Stories About Our Secret Selves
Edited by Ann Angel
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published March 24th 2015 by Candlewick Press

In the 15 short stories featured in the new YA collection… 496 more words


More Music

I am swamped right now. What is it about spring? I want to post something. What about more music?

Back to Bonfire of the Vanities. 382 more words

YA Fiction

Eviction from paradise

Thanks to Jane at Making it Write for nominating me for this challenge.

‘What is the clamour, Mercy dear?’

My boss at the milliner’s, Miss Flint, had appeared on the pavement behind me, stern as a figurehead, eyeglasses wedged on her bulbous nose.

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The Haunting of Sunshine Girl: Book One ~ By Paige McKenzie & Alyssa Sheinmel - 4.5 Stars

 I received this e-book from NetGalley and Weinstein Books in exchange for an honest review.

Sixteen-year old Sunshine Griffith and her mother Kat move from sunny Austin, Texas, to the damp, dreary town of Ridgemont, Washington. 477 more words