Gwen & Kate's Library

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

Waiting on Wednesday #11: Dream a Little Dream by Kerstin Gier

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

October 22, 2014 · 6 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday #12: Characters Sitting at my Lunch Table

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 that Would be Sitting at my Lunch Table, and … Continue reading

September 2, 2014 · 3 Comments

Gwen & Kate’s Clerihews: Poking Fun at Favorite Authors Through Poetry

A clerihew is a short poem or comic, typically in two rhyming couplets (AABB rhyme scheme) with quick, uneven lines. It pokes fun at a famous person, and the first … Continue reading

August 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

Gwen’s Worship of Emerald Green by Kerstin Gier

For lovers of this series, rest assured, all the mysteries wrap up in an amazing, even more surprising fashion than could have ever been expected in a delicious 451 pages! … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

Gwen’s Praise of Sapphire Blue by Kerstin Gier

Sapphire Blue has the same steady plot as Ruby Red, but due to its lack of beginning and end, it is clearly a middle book. It concludes Ruby Red and sets up for Emerald Green, … Continue reading

November 24, 2013 · 2 Comments

Gwen’s Love of Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier With a Special Book Trailer!

This book is one of my absolute favorites. My namesake, Gwen, is a wonderful main character who is a normal teenager living in London in 2011, besides the fact that … Continue reading

November 15, 2013 · 3 Comments