Letters to Leonardo – Dee White Tangled GiveawayThe Crowded Shadows: A Moorehawke Trilogy novel – Celine KiernanMolly Fyde and the Parsona Rescue – Hugh HoweyBehind Green Glass – Amanda Von HoffmannThe Body Finder - Kimberly DertingFade: A Wake Trilogy Novel - Lisa McMannThe Naughty List - Suzanne Young
February 24, 2010

Penguin Presents Melina Marchetta

Hi yaReaders! Some of you may know, that in March Melina Marchetta’s new novel The Piper’s Son will be released in Australia on March 1, 2010. Melina Marchetta is the…

February 22, 2010

Radiant Shadows – Melissa Marr

Hunger for nourishment. Hunger for touch. Hunger to belong. Half-human and half-faery, Ani is driven by her hungers. Those same appetites also attract powerful enemies and uncertain allies, including Devlin….

February 20, 2010

Molly Fyde and the Parsona Rescue – Hugh Howey

When Molly gets kicked out of the Naval Academy, she loses more than just another home, she loses the only two things that truly matter: flying in space and her…

February 18, 2010

Author Interview with Carolyn Mackler

Carolyn Mackler is the author of highly sought after titles such as Vegan, Virgin, Valentine, Guy-a-holic, The Earth, My Butt, And Other Big Round Things, just to name a few….

February 16, 2010

The Naughty List – Suzanne Young

As if being a purrfect cheerleader isn’t enough responsibility! Tessa Crimson’s the sweet and spunky leader of the SOS (Society of Smitten Kittens), a cheer squad–turned–spy society dedicated to bringing…

February 15, 2010

Book Club Selection War

It seems that voting for the book club this month is quite close. We’ve got Looking for Alaska by John Green and Percy Jackson and the Olympian tied in at…

February 14, 2010

Behind Green Glass – Amanda Von Hoffmann

Isolde is a shy and artistic sixteen-year old who moves into a house rumored to be haunted. When she discovers a shard of green glass, a new world opens for…

February 13, 2010

Vote in the March Book Club Poll

As the title of this post suggests, voting for the book club selection for the month of March is now open. We collected your suggestions and have compiled a poll…

February 12, 2010

The Crowded Shadows: A Moorehawke Trilogy novel – Celine Kiernan

New friends. Old enemies. Who can you trust? Alone for the first time in her life, Wynter Moorehawke travels unprotected in bandit-infested mountains, searching for missing Prince Alberon. But every…

February 11, 2010

Special Author Interview: Kimberly Derting

Two days ago we posted a review of Kimberly Derting’s debut novel, The Body Finder. As indicated by our review, yaReads is a bit of a fan of this one,…

February 10, 2010

The Body Finder – Kimberly Derting

A serial killer on the loose. A girl with a morbid ability. And a boy who would never let anything happen to her. Violet Ambrose can find the dead. Or…

February 8, 2010

Fade: A Wake Trilogy Novel – Lisa McMann

Some nightmares never end. For Janie and Cabel, real life is getting tougher than the dreams. They’re just trying to carve out a little (secret) time together, but no such…

February 7, 2010

Tangled Giveaway

As part of our Book of the Month promotion for February, and thanks to HarperTeen, we’ve got five copies of Carolyn Mackler’s fantastic new novel, Tangled, on offer for giveaway….

February 5, 2010

Letters to Leonardo – Dee White

The truth changes everything. Dear Leonardo, Truth is important in art, don’t you think? Truth is important full stop. Matt It’s Matt Hudson’s fifteenth birthday and all he wants is…

February 3, 2010

Post Grad – Emily Cassel

What happens when your life doesn’t go according to plan? Ryden Malby had a plan. Step One: Do will in high school, thereby achieving Step Two: Get a college scholarship….

February 1, 2010

Tangled – Carolyn Mackler

Paradise wasn’t supposed to suck. Not the state of being, but a resort in the Caribbean. Jena, Dakota, Skye, and Owen are all there for different reasons, but at Paradise…

yaReads Announcements

Some of you may (or may not) have noticed that our Book of the Month for Febraury is Tangled by Carolyn Mackler: Paradise wasn’t supposed to suck. Not the state…

Amazon pulls Macmillan Titles

Giant online bookstore, Amazon dot com, has pulled all titles published by Macmillan and its subsidiaries. Core Economics reports that the dispute is over ebook pricing. Although the details are…

Dream Life Giveaway

Another day, another contest! The lucky winner of the Dream Life by Lauren Mechling is Jennibear! Congrats Jenni! An email should be coming your way right now requesting your postal…

Beautiful Creatures Giveaway Winner

As January is now officially over, it’s time to draw the giveaway. We had a record breaking number of entrants for this contest, with 106 people entering to win just…


Hi yaReaders, Our first yaFlicks review was penned into our diaries to be posted this weekend just gone. This is just a quick note to say that we’re aware that…