Gwen & Kate's Library

Two sisters' reviews of Young Adult and Middle Grade books, inspired by their lovely library.

Gwen Presents… Short & Sweet: Reviews of Recent Reads Infographic, First Edition

I’ve been having a lot of fun lately making infographics and flowcharts (more on the way!). I also have an extremely long list of books I read this summer and … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Top Ten Tuesday #33: Characters I’d Name My (Future) Child After

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish blog. This week’s theme is Top Ten Characters I’d Name my Child After. Note that my choices … Continue reading

October 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Reflections on Modern YA Title Trends

The titles of YA Books these days! Let’s play a game: try to guess the patterns. First of all, take a look at what I can do with these modern … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 · 1 Comment

Gwen’s Best Books of 2015

Gwen’s Best Read in 2015 List: (Just books I read this past year, published at any date, listed by genre in random order) Best YA Historical Fiction: An Ember in … Continue reading

January 3, 2016 · 1 Comment

Gwen’s Awe of An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

This book blew me away. And it’s been many months since a YA fantasy book has impressed me this much, especially in the case of a debut. Kudos to Sabaa … Continue reading

November 4, 2015 · 2 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday #25: Most Anticipated Debut Novels For 2015

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish blog. This week’s theme is Top Ten Most Anticipated Debut Novels For 2015, which is a little more … Continue reading

January 6, 2015 · 2 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday #14: An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. I created the image above from a photo I took, and any … Continue reading

November 12, 2014 · 2 Comments