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Buzz Worthy News: Cinderella’s Slipper 11-21-2014

Welcome to Buzz Worthy News where the stories are awesome and not at all well-written. Need your YA industry news? Never fear, Kat and Kate are here to give it all to you. Just, ya know, not in any kinda sophisticated sense or nothing. In this week’s Buzz Worthy... Keep Reading »

Hot New Titles

Hot New Titles: November 4th 2014

Welcome to Hot New Titles, enabling your book buying habit one title at a time! New releases include Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers, The Retribution of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin and Forbidden by Kimberley Griffiths Little. Book Deals to put on your radar: The... Keep Reading »

Musings

21 Stages Of Finding A New OTP

Right, so, I was going to review a book today but then this thing happened over the weekend and now everything is...different. What is that thing (you may be asking, I don’t know, I’m not you, I don’t even know if I’m me anymore)? Well, I started watching this... Keep Reading »

Vanity Author Rampages Again

Kat Kennedy does a brief chronicle of the latest author drama in which a Vanity author publishes the identity and personal information of a high profile blogger and book reviewer.

5 Ways Harry Potter Scarred Me For Life

5 Ways Harry Potter Scarred Me For Life

There is no other series that has touched my heart more than Harry Potter. Unfortunately, It also ripped it to shreds too. I’m only mildly embarrassed to share my 5 Ways Harry Potter Scarred Me as a Child. Just remember, this is a no judge zone.

5 Ways My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Can Make You a Better Storyteller

5 Ways My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Can Make You a Better Storyteller

Kat Kennedy breaks down five ways in which My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic can make a novel better, richer and more dynamic. As an experienced reader across several genres, and tired of reading the same things over and over again – she turns to My Little Pony and it’s series director Lauren Faust for a fresh look at growing great novels.

Buzz Worthy News 28th May 2012

Buzz Worthy News 28th May 2012

This week’s Buzz Wor­thy News includes a rating system for YA books, a marvelous book concept, awesome blogger revenge on a plagiarist, and scandal, scandal and MORE scandal! Check it out and enjoy!

Buzz Wor­thy News is a reg­u­lar Mon­day fea­ture on Cud­dle­bug­gery aimed at keep­ing you informed and up-to-­date on the lat­est book world news, blog­ging posts and drama.

For weekly YA releases and a spot­light on the lat­est cover reveals, check out Friday’s Hot New Titles feature.

Review: Preloved by Shirley Marr

Review: Preloved by Shirley Marr

Kat Kennedy reviews Shirley Marr’s sophomore novel, Preloved, where she discusses dirty thoughts and her fear of The Mullet. Who can blame her?

Review: Insurgent by Veronica Roth

Review: Insurgent by Veronica Roth

Stephanie Sinclair, the black sheep in Young Adult land, reviews the highly anticipated sequel to Divergent, Insurgent by Veronica Roth. She does so with the help of her trusty assistants, Spock and his eyebrows.

Hot New Titles 25th May 2012

Hot New Titles 25th May 2012

Cuddlebuggery’s weekly Friday feature highlighting Young Adult releases and amazing cover reveals!

How To Respond To An Author or Troll Attack

How To Respond To An Author or Troll Attack

Today on the blog we have the Cuddlebuggery Endorsed Troll Response Method and detailed advice for ethical dealings with trolls and harassing authors.

The Recent drama with Rachel Vincent

The Recent drama with Rachel Vincent

The drama llama decided to rear its ugly head once again in reviewer/author land. Here’s a run down of the latest scandal that wasn’t included in this week’s Buzz Worthy News. Ryan, give us your infinite wisdom on what to do!

Spellbound Trilogy Tour Stop and Giveaway

Spellbound Trilogy Tour Stop and Giveaway

Today we are excited to host a tour for the Spellbound Trilogy by Nicki Jefford where she shares an excert from Entangled and gives away a swag pack!

Buzz Worthy News 21 May 2012

Buzz Worthy News 21 May 2012

This weeks Buzz Worthy News includes the winners of the Independent Book Blogger Awards, YA Book gossip, book cover analysis, somebody bashing on YA lit again, book news and scandalous scandals! Check it out and enjoy!

Buzz Worthy News is a regular Monday feature on Cuddlebuggery aimed at keeping you informed and uptodate on the latest book world news, blogging posts and drama.

For weekly YA releases and a spotlight on the latest cover reveals, check out Friday’s Hot New Titles feature.

“Dysfunctional Families”: On YA and Responsible Parenting

“Dysfunctional Families”: On YA and Responsible Parenting

Today we have a guest post from The Book Lantern’s Katya on Dysfunctional Parents in YA and what responsibilities parents have in regards to what reading material kids have access to.

Review: Delirium by Lauren Oliver

Review: Delirium by Lauren Oliver

Kat Kennedy reviews Delirium by Lauren Oliver where she questions the believability of a loveless society.

Cover Reveal and Giveaway for Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff

Cover Reveal and Giveaway for Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff

Today’s Cover Reveal of Jay Kristoff’s AMAZING Stormdancer US Cover. Enter the draw here at Cuddlebuggery for the chance to win an ARC of Stormdancer, AND get your bonus question to enter a second competition for a Stormdancer ARC.

Hot New Titles 18 May 2012

Hot New Titles 18 May 2012

This week’s Hot New Titles have this week’s releases and last week’s excellent cover reveals. At 12PM EST Cuddlebuggery will be revealing Jay Kristoff’s Stormdancer US cover so don’t forget to check back for that.

Author Interview with Jay Kristoff

Author Interview with Jay Kristoff

Kat and Steph enjoy a friendly chat with Jay Kristoff in anticipation of the cover reveal for his new US Cover for Stormdancer. There are shenanigans. And deviance. And a lovely surprise for our readers.

Review: I’ll Tell You Mine by Pip Harry and Giveaway

Review: I’ll Tell You Mine by Pip Harry and Giveaway

Kat Kennedy reviews Pip Harry’s I’ll Tell You Mine on the blog today. Fact: Kat Kennedy is not entirely sure what a Goth is or whether she likes it. Lesser known fact: The Gothipotumos is not a real creature. She iz disappoint.

Review: Blackwood by Gwenda Bond

Review: Blackwood by Gwenda Bond

Cuddlebuggery’s favorite Devil’s Advocate, Archer, stops by to give his take on Gwenda Bond’s debut novel, Blackwood, with a side of rant!

We Do Dick Jokes

Kat Kennedy lays down the law, extols her enjoyment of penis jokes and invites people who hate Cuddlebuggery to please go elsewhere to burn their effigies.

Buzz Worthy News 14 May 2012

Buzz Worthy News 14 May 2012

This week on BWN, we have stories, some sad, some… madness. We have the most scandalously scandalous gossip to bring you and all the crazy shenanigans that you come to expect from Cuddlebuggery.

Umm… No! 5 GoodReads Myths Debunked

Umm… No! 5 GoodReads Myths Debunked

Stephanie Sinclair takes a moment to ponder why GoodReads reviewers have the reputation that they do. Conclusion? They aren’t just a bunch of meanies out to take over the world, but Starbucks coffee houses too. Who knew?

Hot New Titles 11 May 2012

Hot New Titles 11 May 2012

Hot New Titles has a new look featuring new upcoming releases and cover reveals now with a “Cuddlebuggery Cover Synopsis!”

Four Concept Books That Need To Be Awesome

Kat’s list of four concept books, yet to be released, that NEED to be awesome. They NEED to live up to their promise – because, if they didn’t, then the world may implode and reason may fail and the Earth may stop turning. Also, Kat will be really pissed.

Review: The Hunt by Andrew Fukuda

Review: The Hunt by Andrew Fukuda

A bit of a rant, yet detailed review from Stephanie Sinclair on Andrew Fukuda’s novel, The Hunt.

Review: Girl of Nightmares by Kendare Blake

Review: Girl of Nightmares by Kendare Blake

A strange and mysterious journal is found at the scene of a death. The contents point to a likely cause: Girl of Nightmares by Kendare Blake. Whatever horrors await, it can’t be worse than waiting for Girl of Nightmares to be released. Kat Kennedy’s review of Blake’s second novel in the Anna Dressed in Blood universe.