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Buzz Worthy News: While We Were Out 10/25/2014

Welcome back 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. It's been a while since we at... Keep Reading »

Hot New Titles

Hot New Titles: October 28th 2014

Hot New Titles is back in action and ready to rock your bank account! New releases include Talon by Julie Kagawa, Compulsion by Martina Boone and Atlantia by Ally Condie. Book Deals to put on your radar: The Inexplicable Logic of My Heart by Benjamin Alire... Keep Reading »

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Cuddlebuggery Gets Personal: Who’s the Boss? (3)

You ask, we answer! This is our new weekly feature where we pick one or more questions from our readers, open the Cuddlebuggery Vault of Secrets and share the goodies with you. Or something. These questions can range from completely random oddities to semi-personal. We promise... Keep Reading »

Buzz Worthy News: Messy Book Adaptions 25/04/2014

Buzz Worthy News: Messy Book Adaptions 25/04/2014

This week covers Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s passing, more YA movie news, John Green makes Time magazine’s 100 most influential people list (it’s totally just part of his world domination strategy that appears to be working quite well in his favor), Book Con releases its list of author guests — spoiler: there are more cats invited than POC, way to go for diversity!, and Game of Thrones is rapey, but what else is new? All this and more!

Review: The Wizard’s Promise (The Hanna Duology #1) by Cassandra Rose Clarke

Review: The Wizard’s Promise (The Hanna Duology #1) by Cassandra Rose Clarke

“It will appeal to those of you who have a thing for folk tales.” – Nafiza reviews The Wizard’s Promise by Cassandra Rose Clarke.

Blog Tour: Q&A for Afterparty by Daryl Gregory

Blog Tour: Q&A for Afterparty by Daryl Gregory

Come and check out the Afterparty blog tour here at Cuddlebuggery for our Q&A with author Daryl Gregory!

Review: Second Star by Alyssa B. Sheinmel

Review: Second Star by Alyssa B. Sheinmel

Hey Wendy, we need to talk. I’m a little bewildered […]

Review: The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski + Giveaway

Review: The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski + Giveaway

Steph finally reviews The Winner’s Curse and gives you five reasons to check out the audio version.

Hot New Titles: April 20th 2014

Hot New Titles: April 20th 2014

Welcome to Hot New Titles! New releases like The Forever Song, Don’t Look Back and To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before. Hot New Titles is also now covering Book Deals for hot titles to put on your radar. We’re most excited for Tonight the Streets Are Ours by Leila Sales, Shut-In by Marisa Reichardt and Blackhearts by Nicole Castroman. Cover reveals include The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black, Talon by Julie Kagawa, and the Australian cover for Clariel by Garth Nix. Badass.

Cuddlebuggery Swearing Style Guide

Cuddlebuggery Swearing Style Guide

Content Warning: Extreme Swearing Ahead. Kat Kennedy gives you a Style Guide for Swearing.

Buzz Worthy News: All the Movie News for You 18/04/2014

Buzz Worthy News: All the Movie News for You 18/04/2014

If I Stay movie trailer, Allegiant to become two movies, The 5th Wave movie is getting cast. Basically ALL the movie news! All this and more is happening in this week’s Buzz Worthy News.

Review: The Geography of You and Me by Jennifer E. Smith

Review: The Geography of You and Me by Jennifer E. Smith

Jennifer E. Smith writes books with intriguing synopses. Once upon […]

Review: What I Thought Was True by Huntley Fitzpatrick

Review: What I Thought Was True by Huntley Fitzpatrick

“Bravo, Huntley Fitzpatrick, bravo.” Meg Morley reviews What I Thought Was True by Huntley Fitzpatrick.

Review: The Murder Complex by Lindsay Cummings

Review: The Murder Complex by Lindsay Cummings

The Murder Complex is Lindsay Cummings’ debut. She’s set to […]

Review: Don’t Look Back by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Review: Don’t Look Back by Jennifer L. Armentrout

“I have a love/hate relationship with Jennifer L. Armentrout. Love because I can’t get enough of her books. Hate because I get really annoyed that I can’t stay away.” Come and see how Paola enjoyed Don’t Look Back by Paola.

Hot New Titles: April 13th 2014

Hot New Titles: April 13th 2014

Welcome to Hot New Titles! New releases like Dreams of Gods and Monsters, Plus One and Far From You. Cover reveals include the redesigns for Brandon Sanderson’s Mistborn, The Well of Ascension, and The Hero of Ages publishing under Tor Teen; the gorgeous cover of debut author Fonda Lee’s Zeroboxer; and the Australian redesigns for Sabriel, Lirael, and Abhorsen by Garth Nix. They are stunning and, of course, our fav of the week!

To All the Books I Forgot to Review (2): Audiobooks Edition + Giveaway

To All the Books I Forgot to Review (2): Audiobooks Edition + Giveaway

Since I’ve started my little project of Reading Whatever I […]

Buzz Worthy News: Author drama and movie news 11/04/2014

Buzz Worthy News: Author drama and movie news 11/04/2014

Book banning, author plagiarism, Eleanor & Park movie news and authors quitting left and right. All this and more is happening in this week’s Buzz Worthy News.

Review: The Ring and the Crown by Melissa de la Cruz

Review: The Ring and the Crown by Melissa de la Cruz

“Is it an entertaining read? Yes. Can you live without it? Most likely.” Kiona rants about POVs in her review The Ring and The Crown by Melissa de la Cruz.

Giveaway: The Last Shot by Michael Adams

Giveaway: The Last Shot by Michael Adams

Hi Buggerettes, We have a giveaway for our Australian readers […]

Review: Far From You by Tess Sharpe

Review: Far From You by Tess Sharpe

“One of those books that kind of seeps in around the edges until you’ve been completely caught up in it.” Meg Morley reviews Far From You by Tess Sharpe. A four star read with one big flaw.

Review: Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira

Review: Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira

I asked for this book from the FSG catalogue because […]

I Do Not Think That Word Means What You Think It Means

Hey everybody! How are you fine people doing today? ​I […]

Review: Golden by Jessi Kirby

Review: Golden by Jessi Kirby

I definitely don’t venture into the realm of contemporary YA […]

Ink for the Young Adult Book Lover in You

Ink for the Young Adult Book Lover in You

Kat Kennedy talks about getting inked with a young adult theme in mind. Want some inspiration for a themed tattoo? Let’s help to share and inspire each other.

Buzz Worthy News In Which Ebooks Are Dying 04/04/2014

Buzz Worthy News In Which Ebooks Are Dying 04/04/2014

Welcome back 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. Basically: Your first look at If I Stay, Percy Jackson movies are DOA, and the April Fools Pranks just kept coming. All this and more is happening in this week’s Buzz Worthy News.

Buzz Worthy News is Cuddlebuggery’s weekly news post bringing you all the best information about the book and blogging world, particularly for the venn diagram of people who overlap between the two. For new releases and cover reveals of all the best Young Adult fiction, check out our Sunday post: Hot New Titles.

Review: Dreams of Gods and Monsters by Laini Taylor

Review: Dreams of Gods and Monsters by Laini Taylor

So, though I picked this poor novel apart, I applaud Taylor for ending it all as she did. It works. It works well. She made some interesting (some may say poor, some may not) decisions, yes, but she was kind enough to bid adieu in a manner that was both expected and unexpected, bright and dark, perfect and problematic.

Review: Better Off Friends by Elizabeth Eulberg

Review: Better Off Friends by Elizabeth Eulberg

I freaking love contemporary YA, which doesn’t make sense, since […]