Month: April 2013

Apr 30
{Excerpt+Giveaway} Of Silver and Beasts by Trisha Wolfe

{Excerpt+Giveaway} Of Silver and Beasts by Trisha Wolfe

Today I have an excerpt and giveaway from the first Goddess Wars novel, Of Silver and Beasts by the ever awesome and wonderful Trisha Wolfe! ***Excerpt*** “What’s your rank, baby blue eyes?” the guy asks, pushing off his cot and stalking toward the prince. Everything in me screams to act, but I don’t want to declare alliances this early on. Not without understanding the dynamic of placements and bonds already formed among these people. But I’ll not let this hulk of a man harm the prince. I brace my heel against the wall, ready to push off and lunge. Prince Caben rises to his feet, slowly turning to face him. He straightens his spine, squaring his shoulders. “I don’t have one. And my name is Payne. Not ‘baby blue eyes’, meathead.” Big guy laughs, his husky voice bounces off the rock walls. “I’m Crew”—he beats his chest hard once, like a barbarian—“and I’ve won three fights. I’ll win the next two and be the one awarded the freedom ring.” He… Read more »

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Apr 29
{Review+Giveaway} The Space Between by Kristie Cook

{Review+Giveaway} The Space Between by Kristie Cook

 Welcome to my stop on the Space Between blog tour!  Be sure to check out the rest of the tour The Space Between by Kristie Cook ebook, 393 pages Published April 5th 2013 by Ang’dora Productions, LLC Age Group: New Adult Series: The Book Of Pheonix #1 Source: eARC from author Summary: When Life Falls to Pieces, Answers Lie in the Space Between After a month-long dance tour through Italy, 20-year-old Leni Drago returns to Georgia to care for her great-uncle, only to find him gone, the home they shared empty and any evidence he ever existed wiped out. All that’s left is a journal she can’t open. Jeric Winters has been searching for a piece of his past for over a year, only to reach a dead-end in Georgia. When an urgent and magnetic pull draws him out of his hotel room, he comes face-to-face with the beautiful dancer who’s been haunting his dreams day and night. Jeric’s one to stay away from—a bad-boy, hit-it-and-quit-it type—but Leni can’t escape… Read more »

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Apr 27
{Review} Mythology by Helen Boswell

{Review} Mythology by Helen Boswell

 Welcome to my stop on the Mythology blog tour! Mythology by Helen Boswell Paperback, 418 pages Published July 27th 2012 by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Age Group: YA Source: ecopy from author Series: Mythology #1 Summary: Hope Gentry doesn’t believe in Fate. Born with an unusual power to see the dark memories of those around her, Hope just wants to be a normal teenager. But on the first day of her senior year of high school, she finds herself irresistibly drawn to a transfer student named Micah Condie. At first glance, Micah seems like a boy that most girls would dream about. But when Hope’s powers allow her to discover Micah’s darkest secret, she quickly becomes entangled in the lives of mythical entities she never dreamed existed. Was this her destiny all along? And will her powers help her survive the evil of the Demon Impiorum? Mythology isn’t just for English class anymore. Mythology was an interesting read. It has all these layers. And each layer just gets better and… Read more »

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Apr 26
{Sneak Peak+Giveaway} Echo by Alicia Wright Brewster

{Sneak Peak+Giveaway} Echo by Alicia Wright Brewster

I am taking a 6 hour Estate and Gift Tax final today (eep!) so I decided to keep things easy on the blog. I just put up a cover reveal for what looks like an awesome book. (you can check it out HERE) and now I have a sneak Peak excerpt and giveaway from ECHO, which also looks pretty freakin’ cool! ____________________________________________________________________________ The countdown clock reads ten days until the end of the world. The citizens are organized. Everyone’s been notified and assigned a duty. The problem is . . . no one knows for sure how it will end. Energy-hungry Mages are the most likely culprit. They travel toward a single location from every corner of the continent. Fueled by the two suns, each Mage holds the power of an element: air, earth, fire, metal, water, or ether. They harness their powers to draw energy from the most readily available resource: humans. Ashara has been assigned to the Ethereal task force, made up of human ether manipulators and directed… Read more »

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Apr 26
{Cover Reveal+Giveaway} Untouched by Melody Grace

{Cover Reveal+Giveaway} Untouched by Melody Grace

Today I have a cover reveal and awesome ARC giveaway for the New Adult prequel to Unbroken! Check out the cover to Untouched! What do you think of it? UNTOUCHED by Melody GracePublication date: May 14th Emerson Ray is trouble. Juliet knows it the minute she lays eyes on Cedar Cove’s resident bad boy. Forced to spend her summer before college in the sleepy beach town, she never expected to crash into the most devastating guy she’s ever met—or for Emerson’s blue eyes to strip through her dark secrets, and make her feel a desire she’s never known. Their connection is undeniable, but Juliet is torn. She knows, once she gives him everything, there’ll be no turning back. Juliet McKenzie is dangerous. Emerson can tell from the way she blows through all his defences, laying bare the demons he’s carried alone all his life. He’s left a trail of broken hearts and empty beds in his wake, but Juliet is different. Her innocence is intoxicating—and the passion she keeps hidden,… Read more »

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Apr 24
{Review+Giveaway} Blood and Snow by RaShelle Workman

{Review+Giveaway} Blood and Snow by RaShelle Workman

 Welcome to my stop on the Blood and Snow blog tour Be sure to check out the rest of the stops on the tour Blood and Snow by RaShelle Workman Paperback, 55 pages Published June 5th 2012 by Polished Pen Press Age Group: YA Source: ecopy from Author Series: Blood and Snow #1 Summary: Every thousand years the Vampire Queen selects a new body, always the fairest in the land, and this time she’s chosen Snow White.Snow isn’t an ordinary girl. She doesn’t know that yet. When Snow gets bitten by a Hunter, her life is thrown into a whirlwind of change where instead of worrying about what to eat, she has to fight not to drink the blood of fellow high school students. She becomes a revenant – not quite human, not quite vampire. With the help of an eccentric old Professor, his seven adoptive sons, and her best friend, Snow learns to control her blood craving. Sort of.  She drinks a bloodlust tea, but she’d rather drink from her Hunter. Or, a human. She also discovers… Read more »

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Apr 23
{Guest Post+Review+Giveaway} Nissa by Bethany Lopez

{Guest Post+Review+Giveaway} Nissa by Bethany Lopez

 Welcome to my stop on the Nissa Blog Tour Today I have a guest post, a quick review, and a giveaway for you guys Be sure to check out the rest of the tour Nissa by Bethany Lopez Publication: April 23rd 2013 Genre: YA Contemporary Fantasy Source: ecopy from Author   Synopsis: At 900 years old, Nissa is finally ready to follow her mother’s path and become the best Fairy Godmother she can. She’s not thrilled when her first assignment turns out to be a teenage human girl with self-esteem issues, but she knows she has to start somewhere. Her  assignment has dealt with bullies since her freshman year and they haven’t let up. If Nissa can’t help her regain her self-confidence her  future is bleak.To complicate matters Nissa experiences all the signs that she’s met the being fated for her. This impossibility distracts her from her purpose. After all, fairies and humans aren’t meant for each other. How can her heart believe otherwise? Can Nissa successfully complete her first assignment as a Fairy Godmother? Will the fates allow Nissa and Levi to be together? And even if they do, will Levi believe Nissa once she reveals the truth? The tagline… Read more »

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Apr 22
{Interview+Giveaway} Found by Stacey Wallace Benefiel

{Interview+Giveaway} Found by Stacey Wallace Benefiel

To celebrate Stacey Wallace Benefiel’s 3rd Indieversary, FOUND (Penny Black #1) is only 99cents April 20-27! Amazon Barnes and Noble From Stacey Wallace Benefiel, the author of the Zellie Wells trilogy, comes a new NA trilogy set in the Society world. Penny Black hasn’t had it easy. Just about everything you’d expect to happen to a harassed foster-kid turned junkie has happened to Penny. Add in the mysterious power to rewind time, conducting events around her, and it’s a wonder she held up on the streets for so many years. Now, at seventeen, the New Society has found her. Finally, Penny is where she belongs. But that doesn’t stop the visions, or the need to protect the victims shown to her. Wyatt Adams is excited and intrigued when his sister Melody assigns him to be Penny’s Lookout. Being the youngest, and hopelessly ordinary in the family that created the New Society, has left Wyatt feeling like he has a lot to prove — and Penny is a big deal. She’s… Read more »

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Apr 20
{Guest Post+Giveaway} Magical World of Harry Potter by Heidi Bolton

{Guest Post+Giveaway} Magical World of Harry Potter by Heidi Bolton

I love the wizarding world of harry potter so much so when Author Heidi Bolton told me that she wanted to do a guest post about it, I was super excited! And there is even a great giveaway for her books. Check it out 🙂 ________________________________________________ Magical World of Harry Potter A tingle travels to my toes each and every time I see the snow-capped rooftops of Hogsmeade Village. Up until a few years ago, only witches and wizards where permitted to visit this magical place. Today, muggles from around the globe wander down the cobblestone streets while exploring the magical world of Harry Potter. And you don’t have to fly there on your broomstick to visit. Universal Studios has recreated J.K. Rowling’s fantastical books for everyone to enjoy. Imagine listening to the familiar melody from the Harry Potter movies as it trickles out from every crevice. The Hogwarts Express and its conductor are on your right. To the left are Zonko’s joke shop and Honeydukes, where you will find… Read more »

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Apr 19
{Review+Giveaway} Astarte’s Wrath by Trisha Wolfe

{Review+Giveaway} Astarte’s Wrath by Trisha Wolfe

 Welcome to my stop on the Astarte’s Wrath tour Check out my review of Astarte’s Wrath and then there is a giveaway for you to enter at the bottom. Astarte’s Wrath by Trisha Wolfe ebook, 215 pages Published March 2nd 2013 Age Group: New Adult Series: Kythan Guardians #0.5 Source: ecopy from Author Summary: A tragic love story. Two thousand years before Dez Harkly developed her secret powers, Guardian Astarte was vowed to protect by the binds enslaving her to the Egyptian pharaohs. Discover the prophecy that originated from a very different time, and spans generations to link two very different girls. This is the beginning. Set against the backdrop of the Battle of Actium, in the city of Alexandria, Star struggles with her guardian duties as her feelings for the newly named pharaoh of Egypt grow deeper. Not only is Caesarion her duty, he’s the son of Cleopatra, and he’s human. All of which makes their love forbidden. But when a conspiracy linked to Caesar creeps into Alexandria, Star… Read more »

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