Monday, May 16

New Look, New Name - Come Check Out the New Site!

Along with getting a new blog design, I decided to change the name and location of this book blog. Please come visit me at Heise Reads & Recommendsto see the new look and follow me there. After this, no more updates will be coming on this site. Thank you for making my first months of blogging so much fun!

Monday, May 9

A Change Will Do You Good

Changes are good and are happening right now, so I have made the decision to streamline some things with my blog and professional social networking. Thus, the blog will be getting a redesign sometime this summer (can't wait!) and a new name and address (and slightly different look) right now.

Announcing..... Heise Reads & Recommends which can be found at

All of the old posts are there, and that is now where I will be posting any new items from this date on. Thanks for coming along on this YA book blogging journey with me - I hope you'll continue on (don't forget to bookmark or follow on the new page)!

Wednesday, May 4

Book Trailer: FOREVER by Maggie Stiefvater

One of the books I'm most excited to read this summer is the concluding book in Maggie Stiefvater's Wolves of Mercy Falls trilogy which began with SHIVER, then LINGER, and finally FOREVER. This is a fabulously lyrically written romantic series with a unique werewolf mythology, characters you want to be around, amazingly beautiful cover designs, and Maggie is always entertaining on her blog (

Here is the book trailer for the book to start building your excitement. I highly recommend that you read SHIVER and LINGER soon so that you can be caught up in time for FOREVER on July 12th!

You can preorder a signed copy of FOREVER here: