Author: Cyna

Episode 71 – Book Review: Of Fire and Stars by Audrey Coulthurst

In this episode, Robin and Cyna are flying solo (duo?) and discussing their complicated feelings about Audrey Coulthurst’s YA fantasy debut, Of Fire and Stars. It was…not exactly what we were expecting. Also, please forgive us, we mix up the protagonists’ names a couple of times!…

Episode 70 – Judge a Book by Its Cover September 2017

Our look at September’s new release YA books is here, and they’re so pretty, y’all. Even if maybe a couple look like the belong on our grandfather’s book shelf. Click here for a gallery of the covers being discussed Books Discussed Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman…

Gumroad Update!

A short update on our plans for our Gumroad page. The TL;DR version: minisodes! To kick things off, we’re fancasting the Forbidden Game series! Theme music is Overnight, by Aya. WARNING: NSFW! Mature audiences only! Contains salty language, subversive ideas, industry-challenging discussions, and nuts.

Episode 69 – Movie Review: Fallen

HOLY SHIT IT EXISTS! After two years on the shelf, Fallen – the film adaptation of the worst of the post-Twilight paranormal romance novels – has finally been released for our viewing pleasure(???), and boy is it utterly baffling. You have to work hard to make…

Episode 68 – Judge a Book by Its Cover August 2017

August JABBIC is upon us, and what do you know, it’s bringing something for each of us. And…maybe…something for ALL of us??? Click here for a gallery of the covers being discussed Books Discussed The Dire King (Jackaby #4) by William Ritter The Wood by Chelsea…

Episode 67 – Book Review: The Forbidden Game: The Kill by LJ Smith

After a bit of a delay – sorry! – we’re back with the final installment of the Forbidden Game trilogy, THE KILL. What kind of LARP will Julian hastily throw together this time? Will Jenny and her friends survive it? And more importantly, will there be…

Episode 66 – Judge a Book by Its Cover July 2017

It’s the merry merry month of July, and it comes bearing (new release YA) gifts! THERE ARE SO MANY GOOD BOOKS COMING OUT THIS MONTH, YOU GUYS. REJOICE WITH USSSSS. Click here for a gallery of the covers being discussed Books Discussed Waste of Space by…