Category: books

all the stars and teeth week announcement

all the stars and teeth week announcement

I am back to being super extra in my book promotion game, this time with Adalyn Grace’s debut fantasy novel, ALL THE STARS AND TEETH, which is being released TODAY, February 4, 2020!! Small disclaimer: I did initially have somewhat mixed thoughts about this book, but as I spent time away from it, I realized […]

Posted February 4, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments
books i’ve dnf’ed this year

books i’ve dnf’ed this year

Folks, I have a problem, and the problem is all the books I’ve DNF’ed or decided not to read this year. Even though I’ve read a good amount (4 books as of the writing of this post, not counting all the picture books I’ve read), I’ve also DNF’ed about twice as much as I’ve read. […]

Posted January 28, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 1 Comment
liked // try — the gravity of us

liked // try — the gravity of us

For today’s THE GRAVITY OF US week post, I’ll be recommending books to try if you like this book:   if you want more aspiring journalist characters… Aspiring reporter Piper Baird decides to write a scathing exposé on the overprivileged students at an elite Washington, DC, school, only for her life to change when she […]

Posted January 23, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 3 Comments
all the things i loved about the gravity of us

all the things i loved about the gravity of us

Title: The Gravity of Us Author: Phil Stamper Pages: 320 Date published: February 4, 2020 As a successful social media journalist with half a million followers, seventeen-year-old Cal is used to sharing his life online. But when his pilot father is selected for a highly publicized NASA mission to Mars, Cal and his family relocate […]

Posted January 21, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 4 Comments
gravity of us week: announcement!

gravity of us week: announcement!

Hello, friends! It is a new year with lots of shiny new books coming out, and as you may remember from one of my recent goals posts, one of my goals for the blog is to try out doing week-long features to gush about new releases I’m excited for. I’m embarking on that goal today […]

Posted January 20, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 2 Comments

2020 reading challenges

As I was struggling to think of post ideas for this week, I realized something ridiculous: I didn’t sign up for my own reading challenge. I have certainly been encouraging people to sign up for Here & Queerathon 2020, but I have yet to make my own sign-up post, or to make a sign up […]

Posted January 10, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in blogging, books, goals / 5 Comments