Nov 29
Escaping Reality Review

Escaping Reality Review

Escaping Reality by Lisa Renee Jones Series: The Secret Life of Amy Bensen #1 Publisher: Julie Patra Publishing Date Published: July 22nd 2013 Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance Format: eARC Source: Netgalley Rating: Description: Infinite possibilities….Infinite passion…..Infinite danger…. His touch spirals through me, warm and sweet, wicked and hot. I shouldn’t trust him. I shouldn’t tell him my secrets. But how do I not when he is the reason I breathe? He is what I need. At the young age of eighteen, tragedy and a dark secret force Lara to flee all she has known and loves to start a… Read more »

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Nov 28
That’s what HE said Thursday- November 28, 2013

That’s what HE said Thursday- November 28, 2013

Every Thursday we are hosting a brand new meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here. Rose’s Quote: You know I meant it. I am human. And male. And not remotely blind. Do you want me to say it again? You are distractingly, even if-that-is-not-a-real-word pretty. You are so pretty that I bullied Clay Whitaker into drawing me a picture of you so I could look at you when you aren’t around. You are so pretty that one of these days I’m going to lose a finger in my… Read more »

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Nov 27
The Eternity Cure Review

The Eternity Cure Review

The Eternity Cure by Julie Kagawa Series: Blood of Eden #2 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Date Published: April 30th 2013 Genres: Paranormal, Post-Apocalyptic, Young Adult Format: eARC Source: Netgalley Rating: Description: Allison Sekemoto has vowed to rescue her creator, Kanin, who is being held hostage and tortured by the psychotic vampire Sarren. The call of blood leads her back to the beginning—New Covington and the Fringe, and a vampire prince who wants her dead yet may become her wary ally. Even as Allie faces shocking revelations and heartbreak like she’s never known, a new strain of the Red Lung virus that… Read more »

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Nov 26
Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Things I am Thankful For – November 26, 2013

Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Things I am Thankful For – November 26, 2013

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme run by The Broke and the Bookish   Top Ten Bookish Things I Am Thankful For:      Rose’s List of Bookish Things She Is Thankful For:   Kindle Paperwhite back light that does not hurt my eyes and lets me read in the dark YAY!   My job = money = book buying power   Good music that inspires authors to write amazing books!   Co-blogger Julie! Yay!   Enthusiastic book club members   NaNo WriMo   My own personal library in my house…my favorite room ever.   High speed internet (for book… Read more »

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Nov 26
Split Review

Split Review

Split by Swati Avasthi Publisher: Knopf Books Date Published: March 9, 2010 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult Format: Paperback Rating: Description: Sixteen-Year-Old Jace Witherspoon arrives at the doorstep of his estranged brother Christian with a re-landscaped face (courtesy of his father’s fist), $3.84, and a secret. He tries to move on, going for new friends, a new school, and a new job, but all his changes can’t make him forget what he left behind—his mother, who is still trapped with his dad, and his ex-girlfriend, who is keeping his secret. At least so far. Worst of all, Jace realizes that if… Read more »

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Nov 25
Book Blitz: PSS Chronicles by Ripley Patton

Book Blitz: PSS Chronicles by Ripley Patton

Today is my post during the book blitz for the PSS Chronicles series by Ripley Patton. This book blitz is organized by Lola’s Blog Tours . The PSS Chronicles consist of 2 books so far: Ghost Hand (PSS Chronicles #1) and Ghost Hold (PSS Chronicles #2). To celebrate the one year anniversary of Ghost Hand, Ghost Hand will be free on Amazon and Kobo and Ghost Hold will be for sale for $0.99. Also don’t forget to stop by the Facebook anniversary event Ghost Hand (PSS Chronicles #1) by Ripley Patton Genre: Paranormal Thriller AgeCategory: Young Adult Blurb: Seventeen-year-old Olivia… Read more »

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Nov 24
The Raven Boys Review

The Raven Boys Review

The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater Series: The Raven Cycle #1 Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks Date Published: September 18, 2012 Genres: Paranormal, Young Adult Audiobook Narrator: Will Patton Rating: Description: “There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.” It is freezing in the churchyard, even before the dead arrive. Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead walk past. Blue herself never sees them—not until this year, when a boy emerges from the dark… Read more »

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Nov 22
Allegiant Review

Allegiant Review

Allegiant by Veronica Roth Series: Divergent Trilogy #3 Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Date Published: October 22, 2013 Genres: Dystopian, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Audiobook Length: 11 hrs and 55 mins Audiobook Narrator: Aaron Stanford, Emma Galvin Rating: Description: The faction-based society that Tris Prior once believed in is shattered—fractured by violence and power struggles and scarred by loss and betrayal. So when offered a chance to explore the world past the limits she’s known, Tris is ready. Perhaps beyond the fence, she and Tobias will find a simple new life together, free from complicated lies, tangled loyalties, and painful memories…. Read more »

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Nov 22
Guest Post: Confessions of an Author’s Assistant

Guest Post: Confessions of an Author’s Assistant

I’ve always been curious to know the behind-the-scenes details for authors, assistants, agents, etc. I’m very excited to have this guest post today. Guest Post: Confessions of an Author’s Assistant Judy Fox and Sarah Blausey Being an author’s assistant is a job like no other: Exciting, fulfilling, and, at times, crazy! We work for an Indie author, Victoria Danann, which adds another level of challenge to the mix. Without a big publisher behind us, we work on her behalf to get the word out about her amazing books. Here’s our first confession: Neither of us has worked as an author’s… Read more »

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Nov 21
That’s what HE said Thursday- November 21, 2013

That’s what HE said Thursday- November 21, 2013

Every Thursday we are hosting a brand new meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here. Rose’s Quote: ‘If you can’t feel, why did you kiss me?’Patch traced a finger along my collarbone, then headed south stopping at my heart. I felt it pounding through my skin. ‘Because I feel it here, in my heart,’ he said quietly.  –Patch to Nora (Hush, Hush by: Becca Fitzpatrick) I really like Patch. He is the epitome of a YA bad boy. I think I liked him so much because I read this… Read more »

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