Author: celeste

The Declaration (Declaration #1) by Gemma Malley

The Declaration (Declaration #1) by Gemma Malley

Title: The Declaration Author: Gemma Malley Series: The Declaration Published: October 2, 2007 Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children’s Books It’s the year 2140 and Longevity drugs have all but eradicated old age. A never-aging society can’t sustain population growth, however…which means Anna should never have been born. Nor should any of the children she lives with at Grange Hall. The facility is full of boys and girls whose parents chose to have kids–called surpluses–despite a law […]

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The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Title: The Night Circus Author: Erin Morgenstern Published: Doubleday Publisher: September 13, 2011 Pages: 400 The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the black-and-white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique experience full of breathtaking amazements. It is called Le Cirque des Rêves, and it is only open at night. But behind the scenes, a fierce competition is underway—a duel between two young […]

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Enclave (Razorland #1) by Ann Aquirre

Enclave (Razorland #1) by Ann Aquirre

Title: Enclave Author: Ann Aguirre Series: Razorland Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Published: April 12, 2011 In Deuce’s world, people earn the right to a name only if they survive their first fifteen years. By that point, each unnamed ‘brat’ has trained into one of three groups–Breeders, Builders, or Hunters, identifiable by the number of scars they bear on their arms. Deuce has wanted to be a Huntress for as long as she can remember. As […]

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Shatter Me (Shatter Me #1) by Tahereh Mafi

Shatter Me (Shatter Me #1) by Tahereh Mafi

We were so lucky to have the lovely Christina stop by and write a guest review for us today!! Thank you, Christina! **update! Christina is now on board with us full time and we are over the moon 🙂 Title: Shatter Me Author: Tahereh Mafi Series: Shatter Me Published: November 15, 2011 Publisher: Harper Collins Pages: 338 The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No […]

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Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone #1) by Laini Taylor

Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Daughter of Smoke and ..

Title: Daughter of Smoke and Bone Author: Laini Taylor Series: Daughter of Smoke and Bone Publisher: Little, Brown & Company Published: September 27, 2011 First sentence: Once upon a time, an angel and a devil fell in love. It did not end well. Around the world, black handprints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers who have crept through a slit in the sky. In a dark and dusty shop, a devil’s supply […]

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What did you read this weekend?

What did you read this weekend?

We’re always looking for that next great read and we’d love to know what books ya’ll read over the weekend! Here’s what’s on our night stands (and keeping us up way past our bedtimes) at the Book Hookup…. Celeste: I read Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor and let me tell you this is pure literary crack. I read most of this book in one night but stopped because I didn’t want it […]

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Delirium (Delirium #1) by Lauren Oliver

Delirium (Delirium #1) by Lauren Oliver

Title: Delirium Author: Lauren Oliver Series: Delirium Publisher: Harper Teen Published: February 1, 2011 Pages: 441 Before scientists found the cure, people thought love was a good thing. They didn’t understand that once love — the deliria — blooms in your blood, there is no escaping its hold. Things are different now. Scientists are able to eradicate love, and the governments demands that all citizens receive the cure upon turning eighteen. Lena Holoway has always […]

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The Book Hookup wants to hook YOU up!

The Book Hookup wants to hook YOU up!

Did you miss us?  We missed you! We’re back and anxious to hear from you! What have you been reading… do you have something new to recommend…what do you think of our new look? There’s so much to talk about…but that’s not all….. To celebrate our relaunch, The Book Hookup is giving away a kindle!! 🙂 That’s right…a kindle! Awesome, right?!? This contest will run until December 2, 2011 and has just a few rules….make […]

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The Book Hookup wants to hook YOU up!

The Book Hookup wants to hook YOU up!

Did you miss us?  We missed you! We’re back and anxious to hear from you! What have you been reading… do you have something new to recommend…what do you think of our new look? There’s so much to talk about…but that’s not all….. To celebrate our relaunch, The Book Hookup is giving away a kindle!! 🙂 That’s right…a kindle! Awesome, right?!? This contest will run until December 2, 2011 and has just a few rules….make […]

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Violet Midnight (The Enchanters #1) by Allie Burke

Violet Midnight (The Enchanters #1) by Allie Burke

Title: Violet Midnight Author: Allie Burke Series: The Enchanters Published: February 12th 2011 Publisher: Amazon Digital Services He knew she was gone the second her cool touch withdrew from his arm. He never saw her but had felt her disappear into some cold, dark place. He perceived the black emptiness where she had been summoned, her deep anxiety filling his heart. But he couldn’t reach her. He didn’t even know her name.  Elias moved to […]

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