• { #Giveaway } Halloween Themed Books Giveaway from Hachette!

  • { #Giveaway } Catalyst by S.J. Kincaid @SJKincaidBooks

  • {Review+Giveaway} Love’s Last Call by Beth Matthews @IAmBethMatthews

  • {Guest Post Song+Giveaway} Get Happy by Mary Amato @maryamato

  • {Interview+ Giveaway} Redeemed by P.C. and Kristin Cast Goddess Gift #HONRedeemed

  • {ARC Review+Giveaway} Compulsion by @MartinaABoone @simonschuster

Oct 31
{ #Giveaway } Halloween Themed Books Giveaway from Hachette!

{ #Giveaway } Halloween Themed Books Giveaway from Hachette!

  Happy Halloween everyone! To celebrate the holiday, I have a super awesome giveaway for you guys! I have 2 sets of these four awesome books from Little Brown and Company. 2 Winners will each get a set of all 4 hardcover books!! If these books don’t get you in the Halloween mood, I don’t know what will. Check them out ————————————————   Salt & Storm by Kendall Kulper You don’t know what you must give up to become a witch. Avery Roe wants only to claim her birthright as the witch of Prince Island and to make the charms that have kept the island’s sailors safe at sea for generations, but instead she is held prisoner by her mother in a magic-free life of proper manners and respectability. Avery thinks escape is just a matter of time, but when she has a harrowing nightmare, she can see what it means: She will be killed. She will be murdered. And she’s never been wrong before. Desperate to change her future,… Read more »

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Oct 30
{ #Review } The Sea of Tranquility by @KatjaMillay @AtriaBooks

{ #Review } The Sea of Tranquility by @KatjaMillay @AtriaBooks

The Sea of Tranquility by Katja Millay Pages: 428 Published on: November 13, 2012 by Atria Books, Simon and Schuster Genres: Coming of Age, contemporary, dark, Death & Dying, Emotions & Feelings, Fiction, General, New Adult, Romance Source: Bought A School Library Journal Best Book of 2013An ALA/YALSA Alex Award Winner I live in a world without magic or miracles. A place where there are no clairvoyants or shapeshifters, no angels or superhuman boys to save you. A place where people die and music disintegrates and things suck. I am pressed so hard against the earth by the weight of reality that some days I wonder how I am still able to lift my feet to walk. Two and a half years after an unspeakable tragedy left her a shadow of the girl she once was, Nastya Kashnikov moves to a new town determined to keep her dark past hidden and hold everyone at a distance. But her plans only last so long before she finds herself inexplicably drawn to… Read more »

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Oct 30
{ #Giveaway } Adrenaline Crush by Laurie Boyle Compton @lbcrompton @fsgbooks

{ #Giveaway } Adrenaline Crush by Laurie Boyle Compton @lbcrompton @fsgbooks

Adrenaline Crush by Laurie Boyle Compton Pages: 189 Published on: September 23, 2014 by Farrar Straus and Giroux Genres: contemporary, Fiction, Love & Romance, Young Adult When a daredevil teen pushes herself too far, she must choose between two boys: the one who wants to keep her safe, and the one who dares her to return to her old self. Seventeen-year-old Dyna comes from a family of risk takers and is an avid thrill-seeker herself, until the day she splinters her ankle in a terrible fall. Her whole life goes from mountain biking and rock climbing to sitting at home and attending group sessions at the bizarre alternative healing center that her hippie mother found. The boy who witnessed Dyna’s accident believes her injury is a wakeup call and he encourages her mild new lifestyle, but a young Afghanistan War veteran she meets at the healing center pushes her to start taking chances again. Forced to face the consequences of her daredevil impulses, Dyna finds herself in danger of risking… Read more »

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Oct 29
{ #Review } Diamonds in the Rough by @MichelleMadow

{ #Review } Diamonds in the Rough by @MichelleMadow

Diamonds in the Rough by Michelle Madow Pages: 488 Published on: October 28, 2014 by Harlequin, Harlequin TEEN Genres: General, Love & Romance, Young Adult Series: The Secret Diamond Sisters #2 Source: Paperback from Author All-access doesn’t mean no problems. The three Diamond sisters survived the summer in style after coming to live with their long-lost billionaire father. But making a place for themselves at their exclusive new Las Vegas private school is throwing them any number of gold-plated curves. Savannah’s YouTube stardom turns into a Sweet Sixteen reality show extravaganza—with complimentary enemies on the side. Dangerous flirtations don’t keep Peyton from a gamble that will risk far more than she planned to bet. And when Courtney and the sisters’ archenemy, Madison, uncover two explosive secrets, it will rock even this town of glittering illusion—and turn their lives upside down all over again.Sisterhood, first crushes, and scandalous secrets explode in book two of Michelle Madow’s riveting series, The Secret Diamond Sisters. Diamonds in the Rough is the perfect follow up… Read more »

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Oct 29
{ #Giveaway } Catalyst by S.J. Kincaid @SJKincaidBooks

{ #Giveaway } Catalyst by S.J. Kincaid @SJKincaidBooks

Catalyst by S. J. Kincaid Pages: 432 Published on: 2014-10-28 by Harper Collins Genres: Action & Adventure, General, Science & Technology, Science Fiction, Young Adult Series: Insignia #3 The explosive conclusion to the series reviewers have likened to Ender’s Game and “Hogwarts-in-Space” This exhilarating, explosive, and heartrending conclusion to the Insignia trilogy brings Tom and his intelligent, passionate, and brave young friends stunning tests and dangerous confrontations and through to an impossible future they could never have predicted. Tom Raines and his friends are eager to return to the Pentagonal Spire to continue training for the elite Intrasolar Forces, but they soon discover troubling changes: strict new regulations and the revelation that the Spire is under new military control. What begins as an irritating adjustment soon reveals a dangerous shift in reality. Those now in control are aligned with corporate sponsors and their ruthless agendas. And when the military academy begins welcoming new cadets with suspicious neural processors, the first step in a plan with horrifying worldwide ramifications, Tom is… Read more »

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Oct 28
{Review+Giveaway} Love’s Last Call by Beth Matthews @IAmBethMatthews

{Review+Giveaway} Love’s Last Call by Beth Matthews @IAmBethMatthews

Love’s Last Call by Beth Matthews Pages: 278 Published on: October 20, 2014 by Createspace Independent Pub Genres: contemporary, Love & Romance, New Adult, Romance Series: Ladies of Jezebel’s #1 Source: eARC from Author Lucy York is an aspiring mechanical engineer working as a shot girl serving watered-down drinks to drunken frat boys at Jezebel’s Bar & Lounge. The job isn’t so bad—it pays her bills, and she’s managed to make a surrogate family for herself at the bar. But now she’s ready to spread her wings and fly north to attend a university and, maybe, distance herself a little from the all-consuming social scene at Jezebel’s. Then her boss hires a new bouncer, Norm, a literature dork who seems like everything a bouncer shouldn’t be: tall, gangly, sweet (and, you know, named Norman). But as she gets to know him, ol’ Norm turns out to be everything Lucy never knew she wanted and the best friend she’s ever had. He’s not a bad bouncer either. One obstacle to their… Read more »

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Oct 28
{Guest Post Song+Giveaway} Get Happy by Mary Amato @maryamato

{Guest Post Song+Giveaway} Get Happy by Mary Amato @maryamato

Get Happy by Mary Amato Pages: 256 Published on: 2014-10-28 by Egmont USA Genres: Family, Friendship, Music, Performing Arts, Social Issues, Stepfamilies, Young Adult In this poignant, realistic, contemporary YA by a state master list star, perfect for fans of Sarah Dessen and Gayle Forman, a young songwriter builds a substitute family with her friends in place of the broken family she grew up with.Minerva has been raised by her single mother after her father left them both. On her 17th birthday, she is shocked to discover that he has been trying to keep in touch, but her mother has been sabotaging his attempts. Furious at her mom, she begins to investigate her dad, a famous marine biologist, only to discover that he has a new family, including a beloved, and perfect, stepdaughter–a girl Minerva already knows and despises. As she makes her way, trying to build her performing and songwriting career, her jealousy takes over and threatens to derail her life completely. It is only through the efforts of… Read more »

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Oct 27
{ #Review } The Fall of January Cooper by Audrey Bell @audreybbell

{ #Review } The Fall of January Cooper by Audrey Bell @audreybbell

The Fall of January Cooper by Audrey Bell Pages: 320 Published on: June 17, 2014 by Createspace Independent Pub Genres: contemporary, Love & Romance, New Adult Source: eARC from Author How do you lose everything? Ask January Cooper. She was the daughter of a Dallas multimillionaire, the debutante of the year, and the girl most likely to get whatever she wanted. But when her father is arrested for securities fraud, the girl who had everything starts to lose everything. And once she starts falling, she can’t seem to stop. When she walks into Christian Cutlass’s bar, she meets the first person who sees all the way through her. And Christian Cutlass meets the first girl who doesn’t care about who he used to be and what he lost one night when he was nineteen years old. She’s gorgeous and hurt. He’s twisted in too many ways to count. She’s the girl with nothing left to lose. He’s the boy who lost everything he lived for. How do you lose everything?… Read more »

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Oct 27
{Excerpt+Giveaway} Santuary by Pauline Creeden

{Excerpt+Giveaway} Santuary by Pauline Creeden

Title: Sanctuary Author: Pauline Creeden Genre: Apocalyptic/dystopian, clean NA In a heart-racing thriller described as Falling Skies meets The Walking Dead, Jennie struggles to find a safe place for what’s left of her family. But it seems as though there is no place sacred, no place secure. First the aliens attacked the sun, making it dimmer, weaker, and half what it used to be. Then they attacked the water supply, killing one-third of Earth’s population with a bitter contaminate. And when they unleash a new terror on humankind, the victims will wish for death, but will not find it…When the world shatters to pieces around her, will Jennie find the strength she needs to keep going? Purchase: Amazon | Barnes & Noble —————————————————————————————   Jennie filled the glass and set it on the counter. She needed an ibuprofen. As she reached up to the top shelf in the pantry, a vibration started in her chest. Holding the white bottle in her hand, she turned around confused. Like a jet when it… Read more »

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Oct 26
{ARC Review} Her Perfect Game by Shannyn Schroeder #klovers @KensingtonBooks @SSchroeder_

{ARC Review} Her Perfect Game by Shannyn Schroeder #klovers @KensingtonBooks @SSchroeder_

Her Perfect Game by Shannyn Schroeder Pages: 194 Published on: October 27, 2014 by eKensington Genres: contemporary, Fiction, New Adult, Romance Series: Hot & Nerdy Trilogy #2 Source: eARC from Publisher Spring break is supposed to be a week of fun in the sun for three childhood friends about to graduate from college. But one of them is ready to get her game on somewhere else… Charlie Castle is an expert archer and a fierce warrior—in her favorite video game, anyway. But college life was a program she couldn’t quite master. To land a cybertech job without a degree, she’s entering a “hackfest” over spring break—where she also hopes to meet the sweet gamer who’s been flirting with her online. Instead, she runs into the hot guy who walked away years ago, and can’t fight the desire that comes rushing back. Jonah Best has never gotten over Charlie, whose kisses were always as deliciously creative as her coding. But now that they’re face to face again, he doesn’t know how… Read more »

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