BookTube: The Spines With Wines Book Club Explores ‘Six of Crows’ by Leigh Bardugo


It’s finally time for another Spines with Wines live book club, which combines two of the world’s best things: books and wine!

Spines With Wines is made up of myself, book blogger/BookTuber Kristin Hackett and illustrator Melissa Kay and involves talking about books while — you guessed it — drinking wine. Many thanks to Alexa of Alexa Loves Books for filling in for Mel this time around!

For August (yes, August) we read the YA heist novel Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo.

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Book Cover Battle: ‘Stealing Snow’ by Danielle Paige – US Cover VS. UK Cover


Don’t let the title and the mirror theme fool you, Stealing Snow is not a Snow White retelling, but a Snow Queen re-imagining from Dorothy Must Die author Danielle Paige.

And what better way to celebrate its release tomorrow (September 20) than with a book cover battle!

Which version would you rather purchase, the US cover (left) or the UK cover (right)? We’re definitely Team US Cover.

Continue reading for the official Stealing Snow synopsis and vote for which book wore it better below the jump.

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Waiting on Wednesday: ‘Glitter’ by Aprilynne Pike

glitter-book-coverWaiting on Wednesday is a weekly series hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming book releases we can’t wait to get our hands on.

For this week’s Waiting on Wednesday pick, we chose a book with an intriguing premise and an even more intriguing cover: Glitter by Aprilynne Pike.

Described as “Breaking Bad meets Marie Antoinette,” Glitter is set in a near futuristic world where a drug named glitter is all the rage and people inside the so-called palace of Versailles live like it’s still the eighteenth century.

Intrigued? (We know we’re definitely curious!) Keep reading for an official synopsis!

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‘Throne of Glass’ Television Adaptation Picked Up By Hulu!


Good news Thrones of Glass fans: Hulu will be adapting the six book series for the small screen!

For those of you not in the know, Sarah J. Maas’ fantasy series is centered around female assassin Celaena Sardothien, and the many non-literal skeletons in her closet.

Titled Queen of Shadows — after the fourth ToG book  — the television series will be written by The 100‘s Kyra Snyder, with Underworld: Blood Wars‘ Anna Foerster set to direct the pilot episode.

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