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Review: REAL by Katy Evans

I think the gravity in “NA” books must be stronger than in other books. Because these poor guys’ pants just keep hanging soooo low on their hips! 🙂 <—- just look at that man’s pants! But I have to admit, his star tattoo is quite fetching. I’ve heard some people dis this cover, but I kind of like it. Katy… (more…)

Cover Reveal: Buried Secrets by Emme Rollins

Buried Secrets by Emme Rollins Coming June 2013 Thank you to the full-of-awesomesauce Mr. Willsin Rowe for lending his considerable talents!   Should some secrets remain buried? Dusty has always been a hothead, far more impulsive than her twin, Nick, the calm, cool and collected one of the pair. But Nick is dead, found murdered in their local cemetery, and… (more…)

Young Adult Fiction (YA) is to New Adult Fiction (NA) as St. Elmo’s Fire (80s movie) is to….

What is “New Adult?” Is it some made-up book category? A publisher-invented title to sell more books? Perhaps. The history of the genre, beginning with a contest by St. Martins, would suggest it might be so. But there are subtle differences between New Adult and Young Adult that are actually quite important. How? Well, I know I’m dating myself here… (well not *dating*… (more…)