Thank you!

Thank you for all the support you've given the Climbing Rose Young Adult line of The Wild Rose Press. Our stories are still available on The Wild Rose Press website, however, since we aren't publishing new stories, our blog is no longer active. We thank you again for the time you spent with us and invite you to visit our Climbing Rose bookstore.

Thursday Link Up

What's going on in the YA blogosphere this week? How about a great review for House of Wacks by Denise Gwen? Here's what they had to say over at Between the Lines:

Denise Gwen has created memorable characters in this coming of age tale...This is a great story.

Linda Kage, author of the upcoming Climbing Rose release The Stillburrow Crush has a fun Christmas trivia quiz:

What is dressed in "holiday style" in the song, "Silver Bells"?
~ Streets
~ Store Windows
~ Sidewalks
~ Train Station

Click over to check your holiday in-the-knowness. And also check out the fabulous BookMac blog where The Stillburrow Crush was WOW'd! Yay!

Not done gift shopping yet? Check out The Book Connection where Cheryl has a list, by category, of recommended titles for the year:

If you're still looking for great gifts to put under the tree, here is my list of recommended titles for 2009. This is based upon the 118 books I've reviewed so far this year, though many more books and authors were featured at The Book Connection.

Awesome list! But don't forget the Climbing Rose store for a great selection of YA titles! :)

And finally, if you're feeling crafty this holiday season, check out the free eBook Quick and Easy Christmas Crafts from FaveCrafts for some great ideas.