Top Ten Auto-buy Authors

Posted August 18, 2015 by Ely in Top Ten Tuesday, Uncategorized / 21 Comments
Top Ten Auto-buy Authors

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, and you can find more about this meme here. This is our first Top Ten Tuesday here on Tea & Titles and the topic this week is top ten auto-buy authors. Like last week, we’ll be showing our top five each. 1. Patrick Ness […]

#CasualReadathonA

Posted August 17, 2015 by Michelle in readathon / 4 Comments
#CasualReadathonA

Hi Guys, Ely and I will be participating int the #CasualReadathonA this week going from August 18th-25th. This readathon is created and hosted by  Meg- BookaMeggle and co-hosted by Kayte- KayteReads.  The readathon also has a twitter so check that out @CasualReadathon. We are both pretty excited to participate in this readathon it seems fun and laid back but we […]

The Magic Toyshop by Angela Carter

Posted August 16, 2015 by Ely in Reviews / 0 Comments
The Magic Toyshop by Angela Carter

Title: The Magic Toyshop Author: Angela Carter Genre: Magical Realism Publisher: Virago Release Date: 2006 Format: Paperback Pages: 200 Source: Purchased ‘This crazy world whirled around her, men and women dwarfed by toys and puppets, where even the birds are mechanical and the few human figures went masked…She was in the night once again, and […]

Why We Need More Disability in YA

Posted August 15, 2015 by Ely in Other / 12 Comments
Why We Need More Disability in YA

This isn’t something I’ve really shared with the internet, but I was born with a mobility disability. This disability has changed over time and it doesn’t really have a name or clarification anymore as it’s been altered by an operation gone wrong. This all happened when I was young—about 7 or 8, and I’ve been […]

Forgotten by Cat Patrick

Posted August 14, 2015 by Michelle in Reviews / 4 Comments
Forgotten by Cat Patrick

Title: Forgotten Author: Cat Patrick Genre: Contemporary, Mystery Publisher: Hardie Grant Books Release Date: June 1st, 2011 Format: Paperback Pages: 277 London Lane can remember forwards but forget backwards. Every night her memory resets and yesterday is gone but tomorrow, tomorrow is no secret to her. What happens then when she begins to fall in […]

Mistakes in the Background by Laura Dockrill

Posted August 13, 2015 by Ely in Reviews / 2 Comments

Title: Mistakes in the Background Author: Laura Dockrill Genre: Poetry Publisher: HarperCollins Release Date: October 1st 2008 Format: Paperback Pages: 96 Source: Purchased Feast your eyes on a treasury of words and illustrations from one of the most exciting young talents around, recently voted by The Times as one of the top ten literary talents […]

Beautiful People: Finn and Kiki

Posted August 12, 2015 by Ely in Writing / 2 Comments
Beautiful People: Finn and Kiki

Beautiful People is co-hosted by Sky of Further Up and Further In and Cait of Paper Fury. Every month they ask ten questions so you can get to know the characters of your novels better. You can find out more about the meme here.

Booktube-a-thon Wrap-Up

Posted August 10, 2015 by Michelle in Wrap-Up / 0 Comments
Booktube-a-thon Wrap-Up

Hey everyone, If you have been following this past week you’d know that I have been partaking in the week long readathon that is Booktub-a-thon. The  readathon started on the 3rd and finished on the 9th. I’m going to keep this wrap-up rather short and sweet and provide it to you in list form because […]

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han

Posted August 9, 2015 by Ely in Reviews / 2 Comments
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han

Title: To All the Boys I've Loved Before Series: To All the Boys I've Loved Before #1 Author: Jenny Han Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary Publisher: Scholastic Release Date: August 7th, 2014 Format: Paperback Pages: 420 Source: Purchased Lara Jean keeps her love letters in a hatbox her mother gave her. One for every boy she’s […]