Recommendation Roundup: June 2014

Recommendation Roundup: June 2014

I don't know about you, but reading has been weird for me lately. Between summer and a stressful couple of work projects, I'm finding myself in a bit of a funk. 

I keep starting books and then they lose my attention. However, Nafiza's wonderful graphic novel recommendation list came to my rescue and it's been just what the doctor ordered. I've gone way down the Saga rabbit hole and am official obsessed. 

I also picked up a couple of fabulous middle grade verse novels I'd been meaning to read and that was a pretty solid life decision. I got Kwame Alexander's beautiful and moving The Crossover from the library and I'll definitely be buying a copy for my own shelves. It's one of my favorite reads of 2014 for sure. I want everyone to read it so that I can nerd out about it with other people!

Onward to the recommendations!

Sarah Recommends

  A Game for Swallows by Zeina Abirached  Amazon  |  Goodreads

A Game for Swallows by Zeina Abirached
Amazon | Goodreads

  Side Effects May Vary by Julie Murphy  Amazon  |  Goodreads    

Side Effects May Vary by Julie Murphy
Amazon | Goodreads

 

  Saga, Vol. 1 by Brian K. Vaughn & Fiano Staples  Amazon  |  Goodreads    

Saga, Vol. 1 by Brian K. Vaughn & Fiano Staples
Amazon | Goodreads

 

  Summer Rain Anthology  Review  |  Amazon  |  Goodreads

Summer Rain Anthology
Review | Amazon | Goodreads

  Salvage by Alexandra Duncan (Audio)  Amazon  |  Goodreads

Salvage by Alexandra Duncan (Audio)
Amazon | Goodreads

  (Re-Read) The Fault in Our Stars by John Green  Amazon  |  Goodreads

(Re-Read) The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Amazon | Goodreads

  The Crossover by Kwame Alexander  Guest Review  |  Amazon  |  Goodreads 

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
Guest Review | Amazon | Goodreads 

  Caminar by Skila Brown  Guest Post  |  Amazon  |  Goodreads

Caminar by Skila Brown
Guest Post | Amazon | Goodreads

 

Laura Recommends

  Dreams of Gods & Monsters by Laini Taylor (Audio)  Amazon  |  Goodreads

Dreams of Gods & Monsters by Laini Taylor (Audio)
Amazon | Goodreads

  Seeing Me Naked by Liza Palmer  Amazon  |  Goodreads

Seeing Me Naked by Liza Palmer
Amazon | Goodreads

  Dark Star: Rosie Black #3 by Lara Morgan  Fishpond  |  Goodreads    

Dark Star: Rosie Black #3 by Lara Morgan
Fishpond | Goodreads

 

Sandra Recommends

  The Burning by Jane Casey  Amazon  |  Goodreads

The Burning by Jane Casey
Amazon | Goodreads

  Wings by Aprilynne Pike  Amazon  |  Goodreads    

Wings by Aprilynne Pike
Amazon | Goodreads

 

  Kindred by Octavia Butler  Amazon  |  Goodreads

Kindred by Octavia Butler
Amazon | Goodreads

Now that we've shared our recommendations, we'd love to hear about yours! What have you been dying to tell people about? Let us know in the comments!

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