Tag: young adult

Cover Retrospective: Sweet Valley High

Cover Retrospective: Sweet Valley High

Cover Retrospective: Sweet Valley High The Sweet Valley High covers (the originals, at least) were iconic. I first came across them in my local library and I was hooked in by the glamorous cover models and soft pastel palettes. The covers were painted by James Mathewuse, a book cover artist known for his work on the Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys series (incidentally, he also created the cover art for […]

Sweet Dreams to Stardom

Sweet Dreams to Stardom

Sweet Dreams to Stardom I have done similar posts about famous people appearing on young adult book covers (see posts here and here) but I thought it would be fun to do a post focusing on the Sweet Dreams series of romance books. When researching the aforementioned posts, I noticed that there were a lot of familiar faces on Sweet Dreams covers though I couldn’t corroborate most of them. There […]

Books Added to my TBR and Forgotten

Posted June 10, 2020 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 1 Comment
Books Added to my TBR and Forgotten

Top Ten Tuesday is an awesome meme previously hosted by the lovely folks @ The Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl Books Added to my TBR and Forgotten Oh lordy, if ever there was a Top Ten Tuesday Topic aimed solely at me, this one would be it! I am so bad at adding and acquiring books that promptly get forgotten about. I don’t […]

Books that Give Off Summer Vibes

Posted June 3, 2020 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 0 Comments
Books that Give Off Summer Vibes

Top Ten Tuesday is an awesome meme previously hosted by the lovely folks @ The Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl Ten Books that Give Off Summer Vibes This week’s topic is Books that Give Off Summer Vibes. I’m a bit of an odd duck – I’m not overly fond of the summer (I don’t like the heat and really don’t like the beasties […]