Blog of the Day: Spicy Reads: Ed Spicer's Teen Book Reviews
About the Blogger: Ed Spicer is a "first grade teacher by day; teen book lover by night" and was a member of the 2007-2008 Best Books for Young Adults (BBYA). He's also very active on adbooks and will be on the upcoming Caldecott ballot.
About the Blog: Ed has a Galley Group that acts as a publisher's focus group (publisher's galleys aka ARCs aka review copies. Not a ship.) At his website, which includes a blog, you can read the teen reviews.
Note: Some of the links on my blogroll are more websites than blogs; or, like Ed's, a mix of both. But, not wanting to change my catchy, original, unique, Blog of the Day heading along with the witty About the Blogger and "how does she come up with these?" About the Blog, I am using the terminology even when it's not entirely accurate.
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