¿Qué fuerza, qué atracción, puede tener un texto sobre una persona, el cual provoque que esta decida ignorar sus responsabilidades; amanecerse y exponerse a que su cuerpo y mente simplemente decidan irse a modo de avión por falta de descanso adecuado, con tal de terminarlo? Algunos fanáticos coinciden en que una buena historia, un giro… Continue reading La belleza tras la industria del libro.
Last month, the bookmark kicked off the year with their very first book club autor, Amy Ewing discussing her newest novel The White Rose, which follows the struggles of Violet Lasting after the events in The Jewel. This time around, we welcomed a brand new author to the scene, Fans of the Impossible Life (FOTIL)… Continue reading Book Club Shenanigans with Kate Scelsa at The Bookmark!
Note: Originally written for Thursday, February 11, 2016. Synopsis: Mare Barrow’s blood is red—the color of common folk—but her Silver ability, the power to control lightning, has turned her into a weapon that the royal court tries to control. The crown calls her an impossibility, a fake, but as she makes her escape from… Continue reading Glass Sword Official Blog Tour Review
By Mónica González (@TheLiteraryMomo) Last Wednesday night, the folks at The Bookmark hosted their monthly book club, this time bringing back another previously featured author, the mastermind behind A Thousand Pieces of You, Claudia Gray. If you haven’t read her books and love sci-fi, you don’t know what you’re missing! This time around, we… Continue reading Claudia Gray Book Club Recap at The Bookmark!
Hello literary enthusiasts out there! This post is to let you know that due to the large amounts of work I'm getting from college, Junkies Literarios will go on a brief hiatus for a few weeks until the semester is over. But don't fret! This will not affect book club and event recaps from our… Continue reading Brief Hiatus Notice
By Mónica González (@TheLiteraryMomo) Mondays are days where I usually go with some sort of book recommendation or a list of sorts. Today I’d like to do something a bit different. I want to talk about what I call in my head, the CoHo effect. What’s the CoHo effect, you may be asking yourself? It’s… Continue reading The CoHo Effect on November 9
I've been reading a lot of contemporary literature recently. And yet, I realized I have never picked my top 5 books of this genre. From the terminally ill, to those outcasts who just want to get out of their comfort zone and do something great, each one of these stories have two things in common… Continue reading Top 5 Contemporary Picks
by Mónica González (@TheLiteraryMomo) If there's one thing that you can say to me in order to convince me to read a certain book, it's that [insert book title here] has a scientific element to the story. With that, I'm sold, and it's exactly what happened to me when I read the description of Claudia… Continue reading When Claudia Gray Made Me Experience A Thousand Dimensions of Anxiety
By Mónica González (@TheLiteraryMomo) Even when it's 99% impossible that you don't know who Paula Stokes is, or for some reason you just couldn't attend the Skype Q&A event at The Bookmark (I'm so sorry you had to miss all the awesome), I strongly encourage you to read her Young Adult psychological thriller Liars, Inc.… Continue reading Things You Should Know About Paula Stokes
By @TheLiteraryMomo So, since September is just around the corner, that can only mean one thing... There are some new books coming out! In case you are lost about what to get, or just don't know what the hottest new releases are, I'm always here to lend a hand. Here are 10 of the upcoming… Continue reading Upcoming Releases in September