TeacherofYA’s Very First GIVEAWAY! (::cheers::)

So...all you guys out there in Radioland... Sorry, I couldn't resist. It's an old phrase and I'm old I guess. Lol. Today I'm about to reveal the very exciting, very beautiful cover for Dyan Chick's second book in the Heir of Illaria series, Oracle of Illaria. Now, if you haven't read Heir of Illaria, no … Continue reading TeacherofYA’s Very First GIVEAWAY! (::cheers::)

Long May She Reign – Rhiannon Thomas (Review)

Title: Long May She Reign Author. Rhiannon Thomas Publisher: HarperTeen, 2017 (Feb 21) Genre: YA Fantasy This review can be found on my Blog. TeacherofYA's Tumblr, or my Goodreads page  My Review: Ok. You all know I'm a sucker for a pretty cover. 9 times out of 10 it actually works for me. Really. The wrapper matches the inside … Continue reading Long May She Reign – Rhiannon Thomas (Review)

Mini Time – Rose Daughter & No Ordinary Star (Reviews)

Title: Rose Daughter Author: Robin McKinley  Publisher: Greenwillow Books, 1997 Genre: YA Fantasy, YA Retellings  This review can be found on my Blog, TeacherofYA's Tumblr, or my Goodreads page  My Review (#1) So I didn't get the one with this pretty cover at the library. My copy had a plain blue cover with a tiny graphic, which means I … Continue reading Mini Time – Rose Daughter & No Ordinary Star (Reviews)

Garden of Thorns – Amber Mitchell (Review)

Title: Garden of Thorns Author: Amber Mitchell Publisher: Entangled Publishing, 2017 (March 6) Genre: YA Fantasy **I received a copy of this book free from the author in exchange for an honest review** This review can be found on my Blogk TeacherofYA's Tumblr, or my Goodreads page My Review: Let me start with the fact that I've been on … Continue reading Garden of Thorns – Amber Mitchell (Review)

The Shadow Queen – C.J. Redwine (Review)

Title: The Shadow Queen (Ravenspire #1) Author: C.J. Redwine Publisher: Balzer + Bray, 2016 (Feb 16) Genre: YA Fantasy, YA Retellings **I received a copy of this book free from SocialBookCo in exchange for an honest review** This review can be found on my Blog, TeacherofYA's Tumblr, or my Goodreads page My Review:  First of all, I am a … Continue reading The Shadow Queen – C.J. Redwine (Review)

A Poem – Challenge Accepted! 

So Drew at TheTattooedBookGeek and Gretchen at ChicNerdReads have been posting some poetry.  I am super shy (surprise, right?) and though I have a book review to write for The Shadow Queen, I have been asked to share some of my poetry with the world. I put it off because it makes me feel super exposed...but then I figured, … Continue reading A Poem – Challenge Accepted! 

Look to the Stars – Catherine Wilson (Review)

Title: Look to the Stars  Author: Catherine Wilson Publisher: Catherine Wilson, 2016 (March 29) Genre: YA Fantasy **I received a copy of this book free from Ebooksforreview and the author in exchange for an honest review** This review can be found on my Blog, TeacherofYA's Tumblr, or my Goodreads page My Review: First of all, I was of course … Continue reading Look to the Stars – Catherine Wilson (Review)

Friday Fun: A Few of My Favorite Book Bloggers You Might Not Know

I love it when I make an impact on others…it makes me feel like I’m doing a good job.
Thanks to klkranes.com’s blog for thinking of me and listing me with other excellent blogs! I will try to keep rockin’ the reviews for y’all! 😘

K.L. Kranes

Following bloggers is very personal. We start following blogs for different reasons. Perhaps a single post catches our eye one day. Perhaps a blog is recommended by someone else. Perhaps a blogger follows you and you follow back. Whatever the reason, for me, the blogs I read regularly are the ones in which I feel some sort of personal connection to the content or the blogger’s point of view. That means they’re usually book related.

20170107_141947-v2So, for some Friday Fun, I’d like to introduce you to some of my favorite book bloggers. Perhaps you know them, perhaps you don’t. Before I start, I want to be clear there are many great bloggers out there I follow and many I probably haven’t discovered yet. If I tried to make a list of all my favorite bloggers it would be very, very long. This list includes bloggers I really enjoy for the following reasons…

  • They clearly love…

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Unfolding – Jonathan Friesen (Review)

Title: Unfoldimg Author: Jonathan Friesen  Publisher: Blink, 2017 (January 31) Genre: YA Paranormal **I received a copy of the ARC free from Netgalley and the publisher in exchange for an honest review** This review can be found on my Blog, TeacherofYA's Tumblr, or my Goodreads page My Review: Biggest cover image I could find...I usually like my covers a … Continue reading Unfolding – Jonathan Friesen (Review)