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Buzz Worthy News: The Clary Attack May 11, 2015

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

Hot New Titles

Hot New Titles: April 28th 2015

Welcome to Hot New Titles! I was short for time this week, so this one is just the new releases, but I bet that won't stop you from buying all the things. Excessive book buying? What's that? New releases include Black Iris by Leah Raeder, An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa... Keep Reading »

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Real Talk about Blogger Exhaustion

Blogger exhaustion happens to the best of us. No really, we're exhausted. Hahahaha! Get it? Cause we're the best? No? Oh well... okay. But, no seriously. If you're looking at your life choices right now and feeling that same old exhaustion of blogging setting in, then we're... Keep Reading »

Review: Eve and Adam by Katherine Applegate and Michael Grant

Review: Eve and Adam by Katherine Applegate and Michael Grant

Stephanie Sinclair reviews Eve and Adam by Michael Grant & Katherine Applegate, and sheds a tear or two for having to give two of her favorite authors a negative review.

Buzz Worthy News 9th September 2012

Buzz Worthy News 9th September 2012

Wel­come to this week’s Buzz Wor­thy News! An author is busted Sockpuppeting, a judge approves the 3 publisher settlement, this year’s Hugo winners are revealed, authors unite to combat sock puppeting, EL James is deliciously hypocritical and a new photo of Emily Dickinson is revealed. All this and much, much more. Read on to find out every­thing that’s been hap­pen­ing in the book world this week.

Buzz Wor­thy News is Cuddlebuggery’s weekly Mon­day news post. Bring­ing you all the most inter­est­ing, rel­e­vant and fun news from the pub­lish­ing and book blog­ging world.

Prereview: Teeth by Hannah Moskowitz

Prereview: Teeth by Hannah Moskowitz

Kat Kennedy reviews, kind of, Moskowitz’s latest book, Teeth. A young adult novel about magic gay fish. How awesome can it be? Read more to get a sneak peek at what it was like.

Dear Debby: Advice Column for Fictional Characters

Dear Debby: Advice Column for Fictional Characters

Dear Debby is Cuddlebuggery’s weekly advice col­umn for Fic­tional, Young Adult char­ac­ters to get some life or romance advice. Debby is a car­ing, nur­tur­ing soul giv­ing down to earth, wise words of wis­dom to those in need. To email Dear Debby about your fictional troubles and a literary characters, please email [email protected]

Review: Velveteen by Daniel Marks

Review: Velveteen by Daniel Marks

Kat Kennedy reviews Daniel Mark’s debut, Velveteen. She ruminates on the possibility that authors are cloning themselves and discusses the dark, gritty world of Velveteen.

Review: Shadows by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Review: Shadows by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Stephanie Sinclair continues on in the Lux series with her review of the novella Shadows by Jennifer L. Armentrout.

Blog Tour Stop: Author Interview with Claire Legrand and Giveaway

Blog Tour Stop: Author Interview with Claire Legrand and Giveaway

Stephanie Sinclair, Kat Kennedy and Adam Archer are “cuddlenapped” by the author of Cavendish Home for Boys and Girls, Claire Legrand. Also, a live interview and giveaway!

Review: Skylark by Meagan Spooner

Review: Skylark by Meagan Spooner

Kat Kennedy reviews Meagan Spooner’s Skylark and drools over the wonderful writing and carefully-crafted prose.

Blog Tour Stop: Author Interview with Kat Zhang

Blog Tour Stop: Author Interview with Kat Zhang

Kat Kennedy, Stephanie Sinclair and Adam Archer interview Kat Zhang, author of the new YA novel What’s Left of Me.

Buzz Worthy News 4 August 2012

Buzz Worthy News 4 August 2012

Welcome to this week’s Buzz Wor­thy News! Books sellers settle with DOJ to compensate consumers, Author Solutions hits out at fraudulent accounts, The BIC pen for women takes over Amazon, and Sue Grafton gets some heat. All this and much, much more. Read on to find out every­thing that’s been hap­pen­ing in the book world this week.

Buzz Wor­thy News is Cuddlebuggery’s weekly Mon­day news post. Bring­ing you all the most inter­est­ing, rel­e­vant and fun news from the pub­lish­ing and book blog­ging world.

Review: The Girl who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente

Review: The Girl who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente

God I wanted to like this book so much. Honestly […]

Review: Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff

Review: Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff

Stephanie Sinclair does the unthinkable and gives a glowing five star review to Jay Kristoff’s debut High Fantasy novel, Stromdancer.

How To Contact Your Favourite Author

How To Contact Your Favourite Author

Read Kat Kennedy’s patented guide to contacting authors and becoming super duper best buddies with them!

Review: Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Review: Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Stephanie Sinclair reviews the blogosphere sensation, Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout and muses on her five step process to awesomeness.

Review: Revealing Eden by Victoria Foyt

Review: Revealing Eden by Victoria Foyt

Stephanie Sinclair reviews the controversial novel, Revealing Eden by Victoria Fyot and comes to the conclusion that she doesn’t want to live on this planet anymore.

Buzz Worthy News 27th August 2012

Buzz Worthy News 27th August 2012

Welcome to this week’s Buzz Worthy News! The Department of Justice hits out at the retailers, J.K. Rowling will be heading, briefly, to America, Finnick Odair has been cast in the next Hunger Games movies, Weird Tales magazine makes a statement and much, much more. Read on to find out everything that’s been happening in the book world this week.

Buzz Worthy News is Cuddlebuggery’s weekly Monday news post. Bringing you all the most interesting, relevant and fun news from the publishing and book blogging world. For Young Adult cover reveals and new releases, check out our weekly Friday post, Hot New Titles.

Review: Alice in Zombieland by Gena Showalter + Giveaway

Review: Alice in Zombieland by Gena Showalter + Giveaway

Kat Kennedy reviews Gena Showalter’s Alice in Zombieland. Short version: Fans of Alice in Wonderland beware. Fans of high school drama proceed! She talks about the disparity of what she thought the book was and what it turned about to be and the strange appearance of a Romanticized Alpha Male straight out of a Romance novel. Read on, fair citizens!

Dear Debby For Fictional YA Characters

Dear Debby For Fictional YA Characters

Dear Debby is Cuddlebuggery’s weekly advice column for Fictional, Young Adult characters to get some life or romance advice. Debby is a caring, nurturing soul giving down to earth, wise words of wisdom to those in need. Sorta…

Review: Pushing The Limits by Katie McGarry

Review: Pushing The Limits by Katie McGarry

Kat Kennedy officially hands in her Badass Reviewer Badge after weeping uncontrollably while reading Pushing The Limits by Katie McGarry. Read to find out why.

Review: Arise by Tara Hudson and Giveaway

Review: Arise by Tara Hudson and Giveaway

Kat Kennedy reviews Arise by Tara Hudson and ruminates on awkward sex metaphors, ghost hijinks and an old movie she should totally watch the hell out of again. Check it out.

Blog Tour: An Echo Through the Snow by Andrea Thalasinos

Blog Tour: An Echo Through the Snow by Andrea Thalasinos

Today we have the pleasure of hosting a stop on the An Echo Through the Snow blog tour with an excerpt from the book. Enjoy and discover a new read!

Buzz Worthy News 20 August 2012

Buzz Worthy News 20 August 2012

This week, on Buzz Worthy News: Apple is up in arms, another author has passed away, Hachette instructs its authors that their work – even in other territories being published by a different publisher – MUST have DRM, Lauren Conrad gets in trouble and more.

Buzz Worthy News is Cuddlebuggery’s weekly Friday news post featuring all the most interesting book world news.

Read on to find out what’s been going on!

Review: Crewel by Gennifer Albin

Review: Crewel by Gennifer Albin

Stephanie Sinclair reviews Gennifer Albin’s debut novel, Crewel, and contemplates how she could ever survive in a world where she could never wear her sneakers. She hopes the world never comes to such an all-time low.

How To Write a Book Review According to Kat Kennedy

How To Write a Book Review According to Kat Kennedy

Kat Kennedy expounds on the religious experience she embraces every time she sits down to review a novel. She shares her tips, her darkest secrets and greatest insights in a mind-boggingly explosive post. Explosive awesomness! Read to check it out.