Month: August 2013

Aug 22
{Review+Giveaway} Going Under by S. Walden

{Review+Giveaway} Going Under by S. Walden

Welcome to my stop on the Going Under blog tour Be sure to check out the rest of the tour Note: this is a new adult book and deals with mature themes so it may not be suitable for readers under 17.  Going Under by S. Walden  Publication date: March 19th 2013 Genres: Contemporary, New Adult  Source: ecopy from author   Synopsis: Brooke Wright has only two goals her senior year at Charity Run High School: stay out of trouble and learn to forgive herself for the past. Forgiveness proves elusive, and trouble finds her anyway when she discovers a secret club at school connected to the death of her best friend. She learns that swim team members participate in a “Fantasy Slut League,” scoring points for their sexual acts with unsuspecting girls. Brooke, wracked with guilt over her friend’s death, decides to infiltrate the league by becoming one of the “unsuspecting girls,” and exact revenge on the boys who stole away her best friend. An unexpected romance complicates her plans, and her dogged pursuit of justice turns her reckless as she underestimates just how far the… Read more »

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Aug 19
{Excerpt+Giveaway} Ricochet by Krista & Becca Ritchie

{Excerpt+Giveaway} Ricochet by Krista & Becca Ritchie

Hey guys, today I have an excerpt and giveaway from the New Adult companion novel to Addicted to You.  Let me know what you think of Ricochet Ricochet by Krista & Becca RitchieAge Group: New AdultSeries: Addicted to You #2Summary: As a sex addict, Lily Calloway must do the impossible. Stay celibate for 90 days. Cravings and fantasies become her new routine, but while Loren Hale recovers from his alcohol addiction, Lily wonders if he’ll realize what a monster she really is. After all, her sexual compulsions begin to rule her life the longer she stays faithful to him. Progress. That’s what Lily’s striving for. But by trying to become closer to her family—people who aren’t aware of her addiction—she creates larger obstacles. When she spends time with her youngest sister, she learns more about her than she ever imagined and senses an unsettling connection between Daisy and Ryke Meadows. With Lily and Lo’s dysfunctional relationship teetering and unbalanced, they will need to find a way to reconnect from miles… Read more »

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Aug 19
{Cover Reveal} Confined by Jennifer Snyder

{Cover Reveal} Confined by Jennifer Snyder

Confined by Jennifer Snyder Book 3 in the Tethered series (New Adult/Mature Young Adult: Contains sexual situations, language, underage drinking, and violence.) Coming October 1, 2013 Sometimes the things in life that seem to confine us most are often the ones that save us… To Addison Harmon becoming initiated appeared to hold the answers to her every problem—all except what she would do after, when the tether was finally broken. But when the after Addison imagined isn’t the one unfolding before her, she finds herself tangled even further in a web of secrets, lies, and betrayal. It’s not until Addison is captured by the last person she ever suspected would betray her that she’s forced to rely on herself for survival. Questions will be answered. Trust will be misplaced. And hearts will be broken. Books 1 & 2 in the Tethered series: ____________________________________________________________  About the Author Jennifer Snyder lives in North Carolina were she spends most of her time writing New Adult and Young Adult Fiction, reading, and struggling to… Read more »

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Aug 18
{Review} Found by Nadia Simonenko

{Review} Found by Nadia Simonenko

Hey guys, I hope you are having a great weekend. Things have been pretty rough for me these past couple of months and a few of you lovely friends have been asking me about it so an update post will be coming later this week. I was touched that you guys reached out to me to check in on me. I really love you all.  Today I have a review of the sequel to a new adult book that I absoluely LOVED earlier this year.    Check out my review of Lost if you are new to the Lost and Found series HERE And then I would recommend that you immediately run out to buy yourself a copy of Lost and of Found because this is a must read series, in my opinion. It is incredible! Found by Nadia Simonenko Published: July 5th 2013 Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance Source: ecopy from author Series: Lost and Found #2   Synopsis: We’ll find each other somehow. We’re not lost anymore…All it… Read more »

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Aug 17
{ARC Review+Giveaway} The Liberator by Victoria Scott

{ARC Review+Giveaway} The Liberator by Victoria Scott

Welcome to my stop on the Liberator blog tour  The Liberator is the second book in the Dante Walker series. If you are new to this awesome series, check out my review of the first novel, The Collector HERE Be sure to check out the rest of the tour TheLiberator by Victoria Scott Release Date: August 27, 2013 Age Group: YA Series: (Dante Walker #2) Source: eARC from publisher From Entangled TeenSummary from Goodreads: Bad boy, meet bad girl.Dante has a shiny new cuff wrapped around his ankle, and he doesn’t like that mess one bit. His new accessory comes straight from Big Guy himself and marks the former demon as a liberator. Despite his gritty past and bad boy ways, Dante Walker has been granted a second chance. When Dante is given his first mission as a liberator to save the soul of seventeen-year-old Aspen, he knows he’s got this. But Aspen reminds him of the rebellious life he used to live and is making it difficult to resist sinful… Read more »

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Aug 16
{Review+Giveaway} Inspire by Heather Buchine

{Review+Giveaway} Inspire by Heather Buchine

Welcome to my stop on the Inspire blog tour Be sure to check out the rest of the tour Inspire by Heather Buchine Publication date: March 31st 2013 Age Group: New Adult Contemporary Romance Source: purchased Amazon Kindle   Synopsis: 18-year old Paige Rice, an exquisite beauty from East Hampton, NY, has just celebrated her high school graduation and is expecting to spend her summer living it up with all her socialite friends. But her parents have a different idea – she is being hauled away-literally- to the mountains of Vermont for the entire summer- in an RV!Assuming she will be an outcast amongst the other teens at the campground still does not prepare her for the treatment she receives, which is far worse than she imagined. She also isn’t prepared for Travis, the campground owner’s son and the “Sexiest” guy she has ever laid eyes on. Travis is the only one who shows any interest in getting to know Paige. The only problem is that they have to explore what lies between them in secret. But once all the secrets are stripped away, the truth may be crushing. ***Intended for mature audiences due to… Read more »

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Aug 13
{Review+Giveaway} The Dirty Secrets of Markham Savoy by C.C. Dalton

{Review+Giveaway} The Dirty Secrets of Markham Savoy by C.C. Dalton

Welcome to my stop on the Dirty Secrets of Markham Savoy blog tour Be sure to check out the rest of the tour The Dirty Secrets of Markham Savoy by C. C. Dalton Publication: August 6th 2013 Publisher: Twist Literary Age Group: Young Adult/ New Adult Series: Colebrook Academy #1 Purchase: Barnes & Noble   Synopsis: Even though he safeguards the secrets of his classmates, Markham wouldn’t be caught dead sharing his own, and he never lets romantic entanglements get the best of him. But when Piper Harrington marches into his life, he’s forced to give her something in exchange for her cooperation in his schemes–his very own Colebrook Confession. And that’s not the only time Piper brings out an unexpected side of himself.  Will the dirty secrets of Markham Savoy be his crowning glory…or his undoing? The Dirty Secrets of Markham Savoy is the first book in the Colebrook Academy series. It’s one of those books that I would call a young adult/ new adult crossover. It could go either way depending… Read more »

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Aug 13
{Excerpt+Cover Reveal} The Devil’s Tattoo by Nicole R. Taylor

{Excerpt+Cover Reveal} The Devil’s Tattoo by Nicole R. Taylor

The Devil’s Tattoo Contemporary Romance (18+ due to adult themes, sex scenes and coarse language) Release date: 1st September 2013 Zoe Granger picked up her first guitar the day her heart was smashed into a billion pieces. It was a way to keep her mind off her inevitable downward spiral, but music soon became her escape. She’s been burned too many times to tell and is just happy to coast through life, never putting herself out there. That’s until her best friend Dee suggests they start a band and suddenly she finds herself not just a part of it, but fronting the whole outfit. They call themselves The Devil’s Tattoo and when they release their debut EP, it rockets to the top of the charts and it’s like an overnight fairytale. Contracts, photo shoots, royalties and interviews are heaped onto the shy Zoe and it’s like she’s finally found her place. Then comes the phone call that changes everything. They’ve been asked to co-headline a tour with one of the… Read more »

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Aug 09
{Guest Post+Giveaway} A Tale of Two Centuries by Rachel Harris

{Guest Post+Giveaway} A Tale of Two Centuries by Rachel Harris

Hey guys! Today I have Rachel Harris here to share her new book, A Tale of Two Centuries, her top 5 book boyfriends and a giveaway. I hope you enjoy! A Tale of Two Centuries by Rachel HarrisPublication date: August 6, 2013 by Entangled Teen Age Group: Young AdultSeries: My Super Sweet Sixteenth Century #2 Synopsis: Alessandra D’Angeli is in need of an adventure. Tired of her sixteenth-century life in Italy and homesick for her time-traveling cousin, Cat, who visited her for a magical week and dazzled her with tales of the future, Alessandra is lost. Until the stars hear her plea. One mystical spell later, Alessandra appears on Cat’s Beverly Hills doorstep five hundred years in the future. Surrounded by confusing gadgets, scary transportation, and scandalous clothing, Less is hesitant to live the life of a twenty-first century teen…until she meets the infuriating—and infuriatingly handsome—surfer Austin Michaels. Austin challenges everything she believes in…and introduces her to a world filled with possibility. With the clock ticking, Less knows she must live… Read more »

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Aug 06
{Review+Giveaway} Fevered Souls by SK Falls

{Review+Giveaway} Fevered Souls by SK Falls

Welcome to my stop on the Fevered Souls blog tour Be sure to check out the rest of the tour Fevered Souls  by S.K. Falls  Series: Fevered Souls, Volume 1 Publication date: August 5th, 2013 Genre: New Adult Paranormal Romance   Synopsis: After I left for college, I thought I’d never see Eden again. But I found myself headed back Then I met the intoxicating Dax Allard. Copper-colored eyes, skin that emanated an exceptional heat, and a host of strange talents… It wasn’t long before I was drunk on him. But Dax’s past was darker than mine, teeming with ancient secrets. Falling for him could cost me my life. I had two choices: walk away or deal with the perilous consequences. It was no choice at all. Fevered Souls is like a series of novellas all put together in one book. They call the book a “series” and each part an “episode”. It kind of reminded me like a tv series, where each episode was a like a weekly episode and the book was like a mini series. Normally, I… Read more »

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