Nov 10
The Fiery Cross Review

The Fiery Cross Review

The Fiery Cross by Diana Gabaldon Series: Outlander Series #5 Publisher: Delacorte Press Date Published: November 6, 2001 Genres: Historical Fiction Format: Audiobook Audiobook Length: 55 hrs 34 min Audiobook Narrator: Davina Porter Rating: Description: The year is 1771, and war is coming. Jamie Fraser’s wife tells him so. Little as he wishes to, he must believe it, for hers is a gift of dreadful prophecy—a time-traveler’s certain knowledge. Claire’s unique view of the future has brought him both danger and deliverance in the past; her knowledge of the oncoming revolution is a flickering torch that may light his way… Read more »

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Nov 08
Foreplay Review

Foreplay Review

Foreplay by Sophie Jordan Series: The Ivy Chronicles #1 Publisher: William Morrow Date Published: November 5th 2013 Genres: New Adult Format: eARC Source: Edelweiss Rating: Description: Before she goes after the life she’s always wanted, she’s about to find the one she needs. Pepper has been hopelessly in love with her best friend’s brother, Hunter, for like ever. He’s the key to everything she’s always craved: security, stability, family. But she needs Hunter to notice her as more than just a friend. Even though she’s kissed exactly one guy, she has just the plan to go from novice to rock… Read more »

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Nov 07
That’s what HE said Thursday- November 7, 2013

That’s what HE said Thursday- November 7, 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: I don’t want to sleep with you, Pidge. I like you too much. –Travis Maddox to Abby Abernathy (Beautiful Disaster by: Jamie McGuire) Sigh..Travis. Travis. Travis. He is such a messed up bad boy. I shouldn’t like him, but I do. I still love this book. Perhaps it is time for a reread soon. Julie’s Quote: You want me to make it sound less wrong. You want me to tell you I’m something… Read more »

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Nov 06
Interview with Jac Wright. The Reckless Engineer releases this week

Interview with Jac Wright. The Reckless Engineer releases this week

THE RECKLESS ENGINEER by Jac Wright Love is a Battlefield. The aftershocks of an affair reverberate out to those in the lives of the lovers, who will NOT take it lying down. ​Jack Connor’s idyllic life in the Portsmouth countryside with his billionaire heiress wife, Caitlin McAllen, is shattered when alluring Michelle, with whom he was having an affair, is found dead and Jack is arrested for the murder.   Jeremy Stone brings a top London attorney to handle his best friend’s defense. Read more about The Reckless Engineer.  Buy: Amazon     Interview with Jac Wright Author, Poet & Electronic Engineer 1. At… Read more »

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Nov 05
Fierce Reads Tour 2013 Houston stop

Fierce Reads Tour 2013 Houston stop

Last Friday I attended the Fierce Reads tour Houston stop at Blue Willow Bookshop.  The four awesome ladies that toured together were Ann Aguirre (AA), Gennifer Albin (GA), Leigh Bardugo (LB), and Jessica Brody (JB). I met LB and JB at the Teen Book Con in April and got books signed by them at that time. I’m not caught up with AA’s series and GA was a new author to me.  So I was able to keep to my sort-of-book-buying-ban (and I also didn’t want to stand in line Friday knowing my Saturday would be a long day being on… Read more »

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Nov 05
White Trash Beautiful Review

White Trash Beautiful Review

White Trash Beautiful by Teresa Mummert Series: White Trash Trilogy #1 Publisher: Gallery Books, Simon and Schuster Date Published: July 9, 2013 Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance Format: Audiobook Audiobook Length: 7 hrs 39 min Audiobook Narrator: Grace Grant Rating: Description: First in a stunning new trilogy by New York Times bestselling author Teresa Mummert. “I’m not naive. I know I don’t get the happily ever after. My knight in shining armor took the highway detour around this god forsaken shit hole. I’ve made peace with that. That doesn’t mean I’m going to lay down like a doormat and let… Read more »

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Nov 04
TrinDee’s #HoustonBookRave was a blast!

TrinDee’s #HoustonBookRave was a blast!

    Saturday I attended the #HoustonBookRave, and it was a blast! Seriously, it was probably the best book signing I’ve attended. Props to Trini and Damaris! I signed up to help with the event so I got to blog about it and also wear a nifty staff badge 🙂 There were a lot of people helping out so the event moved smoothly and each of us on staff were still able to enjoy the activities. I think what I enjoyed the most was the way the whole day was organized. There were party rooms for YA authors in the… Read more »

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Nov 04
Spellbound Winter Book Tour

Spellbound Winter Book Tour

Deadly Witchcraft. Ghostly Threats. Doomed Romance. BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN (book 1) by Sherry Soule They say every town has its secrets, but that doesn’t even begin to describe Fallen Oaks. The townsfolk are a superstitious lot and the mystical disappearance of a local teen has everyone murmuring about a centuries old witch’s curse. When sixteen-year-old Shiloh Trudell takes a summer job at Craven Manor, she discovers a ghost with an agenda. That’s where she meets the new town hottie, Trent Donovan, and immediately becomes enchanted by his charms. Finally, Shiloh’s met someone who is supercute and totally into her, but Trent… Read more »

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Nov 04
Ender’s Game Movie Review

Ender’s Game Movie Review

Description: The Earth was ravaged by the Formics, an alien race seemingly determined to destroy humanity. Seventy years later, the people of Earth remain banded together to prevent their own annihilation from this technologically superior alien species. Ender Wiggin, a quiet but brilliant boy, may become the savior of the human race. He is separated from his beloved sister and his terrifying brother and brought to battle school in orbit around earth. He will be tested and honed into an empathetic killer who begins to despise what he does as he learns to fight in hopes of saving Earth and his… Read more »

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Nov 03
Once Upon A Road Trip Review

Once Upon A Road Trip Review

Once Upon a Road Trip by Angela N. Blount Publisher: Artifice Press Date Published: July 30, 2013 Genres: Contemporary, New Adult Format: eARC Source: Provided by author for honest review Rating: Description: Eighteen-year-old Angeli doesn’t “fit in.” She’s never been on a single date, and she lives vicariously through an online world of storytelling. With the pressures of choosing a practical future path bearing down, she needs a drastic change. Too old to run away from home, she opts instead to embark on a solo 2-month road trip. But her freedom is tempered by loneliness — and anxiety tests her… Read more »

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