[Blog Tour]: Nightfall by Jake Halpern and Peter Kujawinksi

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The Social Potato welcomes you to the world of Nightfall, where dark things come crawling out once night falls… Today, the authors of this fantastically imagined book are here to talk about their biggest inspirations and how they contributed to the book. Peter Kujawinski My biggest inspiration as a writer is being a reader.  Growing up, […]

Review: The Bridge by Jane Higgins

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I went into The Bridge expecting something that involved more secret agents but what I got was an intense dystopia that did not hold back on the realities of war. I have to say, with two good dystopias on my recently read list (this being one of them), I might just be ready to give dystopia […]

ARC Review: The Jewel by Amy Ewing

The Jewel by Amy Ewing

Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance, DystopiaRelease Date:  September 1st 2014Publisher: HarperTeenCheck out on GOODREADS The Jewel means wealth. The Jewel means beauty. The Jewel means royalty. But for girls like Violet, the Jewel means servitude. Not just any kind of servitude. Violet, born and raised in the Marsh, has been trained as a surrogate for the royalty—because in […]

ARC Review: Dissonance by Erica O’Rourke

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Genres: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Romance Release Date: July 22nd 2014 Publishing House: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Number of pages: 496 Source: ARC from Edelweiss Check out on GOODREADS Delancy Sullivan has always known there’s more to reality than what people see. Every time someone makes a choice, a new, parallel world branches off from the existing […]

ARC Review: The Bees by Laline Paull

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Genres: Animals, Dystopia, Adult/YARelease Date: May 6th, 2014Publisher: EccoSource:  ARC from PublisherCheck out on GOODREADS Born into the lowest class of her society, Flora 717 is a sanitation bee, only fit to clean her orchard hive. Living to accept, obey and serve, she is prepared to sacrifice everything for her beloved holy mother, the Queen. Yet Flora has talents […]

Review: Riot by Sarah Mussi – RANT ALERT!!!

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Genres: Young Adult, Dystopia, Science Fiction Release Date: May 1, 2014 Publication: Hachette Children’s Books | Hodder Children Number of pages: 352 Source: eARC from Netgalley & ARC from UK Publisher Check out on GOODREADS It is 2018. England has been struggling under a recession that has shown no sign of abating. Years of cuts […]