Month: October 2013

Oct 14
{Review+Giveaway} Breaking the Rules by L.K. Lewis

{Review+Giveaway} Breaking the Rules by L.K. Lewis

Welcome to my stop on the Breaking the Rules blog tour Be sure to follow the rest of the tour Breaking the Rules by L.K. Lewis Kindle Edition: 207 pages Published: September 17th 2013 Age Group: New Adult/Adult Series: Breaking the Rules #1 Source: ecopy from Author Summary: Morgan Lane has just completed grad school, and has accepted a job at Baylor Industries with the help of her father, who just so happens to be golf buddies with Drake Baylor Sr., CEO. Morgan has lived her 24 years of life under her parents thumbs, and is more than eager to start living life and carving successful career for herself. Drake Baylor Jr. is being groomed to take over as CEO of Baylor Industries upon his father’s retirement. Although he was raised in an affluent household, his formative years were rough, leading to a string of bad decisions, and hard lived years. In order to take over as CEO, his father has given him a set of rules to live by… Read more »

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Oct 13
{Sunday Post+Weekly Recap} Week of October 6-12th

{Sunday Post+Weekly Recap} Week of October 6-12th

Hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer Hey guys! How have you been? It’s been a pretty good week for me Books I got this week: *Thank you so much to Omnific publishing, Scribe Publishing, Wild Thorn Publishing and all the authors for these awesome books! * Prayer for the Dead (Revenants in Purgatory, #1) by Nicki Scalise (ecopy from Author) Uprising (Bonfire Academy #2) by Imogen Rose (ecopy from publisher) Dream Girl by S.J. Lomas (eARC from Publisher) Stalking Shadows (Diamond Peaks #2) by Tahlia Newland (ecopy from author) Love in the Time of the Dead by Tera Shanley (eARC from Publisher) Prophecy of the Most Beautiful (Oracle of Delphi #1) by Diantha Jones (ecopy from author) *Both of these books were FREE on amazon kindle this week. Follow me on twitter if you want to see when books are free because I tweet them out*   Play with Me (Grover Beach Team #1) by Piper Shelly Arcadium (Arcadium #1) by Sarah Gray Weekly Recap This week on the… Read more »

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Oct 13
{Release Day:Excerpt+Giveaway} Eyrie by Emma Michaels

{Release Day:Excerpt+Giveaway} Eyrie by Emma Michaels

Today I have an excerpt and giveaway from the second book in the society of Feathers series, Eyrie. If you are new to the series, check out my review of the first book, Owlet HERE   Eyrie by Emma Michaels Age Group: YA Series: Society of Feathers #2 Summary: Somewhere between falling and flying…you will find the truth. The truth is being unveiled and Iris’ past is unlike anything she ever could have guessed. For Stryx, finding your missing half doesn’t always mean finding your mate. Iris has been missing a part of herself for so long that no one is sure she will be able to put the pieces back together and her ever reliable dreams may be forcing her astray. Coping with the death of someone she loved, she is forced to face the truth and break free from the lies that have caged her. Kindle * Nook * iBookstore Smashwords * Google * PDF Iris lost herself in Falcon’s arms, feeling the world drift away again as… Read more »

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Oct 11
{Review} Something Wicked by AJ Myers

{Review} Something Wicked by AJ Myers

Something Wicked is the second book in the Mystics & Mayhem series. If you are new to the series, you can check out my review of the first book in the series, Something Witchy HERE Something Wicked by AJ Myers Kindle Edition, 268 pages Published September 3rd 2013 by A Little Witch Age Group: Young Adult Series: Mystics & Mayhem #2 Source: ecopy from author Summary: Welcome back to the World of Weird! I’m Ember Blaylock, and I’ll be your guide through this treacherous—sometimes downright deadly—world I call my own. Because if you thought our last trek through my reality was a rollercoaster ride, you ain’t seen nothing yet. I thought I was going to get my life back. I swore off all things witchy. I lied to everyone I cared about. I was even dealing with the nightmares that plagued me every night—souvenirs of my first foray through this not-so-wonderful world of mine. Seriously, if the World of Weird doesn’t leave you with your fair share of issues, nothing… Read more »

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Oct 11
{Guest Post+Giveaway} Alchemy by Sheena Boekweg, Melanie Crouse, and Sabrina West

{Guest Post+Giveaway} Alchemy by Sheena Boekweg, Melanie Crouse, and Sabrina West

Today I have the authors of Alchemy here to share with us a little about their book and how they came to write it. There is also a giveaway at the bottom of the post, so be sure to enter. Alchemy by Sheena Boekweg, Melanie Crouse, and Sabrina West Published: October 11, 2013 by Boekweg Books Age Group: YA Series: Prophecy Breakers #1Summary: “Do you want me to be dangerous?” he asked, his voice husky and low. I gulped, and for a moment I was incapable of speech. But he was quiet, waiting. “No. I don’t.” “Then I’m not dangerous at all,” he murmured. His gaze moved from my eyes to my mouth. “You’ve never been safer than you are at this moment.” I shivered as his breath tickled my skin. Our lips were mere millimeters apart when the sky shattered in a kaleidoscope of colored light. We didn’t know how much we had to lose until we were infected with magic. Sam was in love, Juliette was the main… Read more »

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Oct 10
{Double Cover Reveal+Giveaway} In the Blood & Will the Real Abi Saunders Please Stand Up by Sara Hantz

{Double Cover Reveal+Giveaway} In the Blood & Will the Real Abi Saunders Please Stand Up by Sara Hantz

Today we’re revealing not one, but two covers for upcoming books by Sara Hantz. In the Blood releases November 5 and Will the Real Abi Saunders Please Stand Up? releases May 6, 2014. In the Blood For seventeen years Jed Franklin’s life was normal. Then his father was charged with the abuse and murder of four young boys and normal became a nightmare. His mom’s practically a walking zombie, he’s lost most of his friends, and the press camps out on his lawn. The only things that keep him sane are his little sis; his best friend and dream girl, Summer; and the alcohol he stashes in his room. But after Jed wakes up from a total blackout to discover a local kid has gone missing—a kid he was last seen talking to—he’s forced to face his greatest fear: that he could somehow be responsible. In a life that’s spiraled out of control, Jed must decide if he chooses his own destiny with Summer by his side or if the… Read more »

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Oct 10
{Giveaway} Liar, Liar by Dawn Pendleton

{Giveaway} Liar, Liar by Dawn Pendleton

  Hazel is a freshman at Coastal Carolina and looking forward to making new friends. When she meets Roman, she’s head over heels for him. There’s one problem, though: he’s still hung up on Hazel’s roommate, Cheyanne. But Cheyanne has a secret, one that has the potential to ruin her life in college. When Hazel learns the secret, she’s determined to use it against Cheyanne to win over Roman. She never imagines her plan could backfire, leaving her as a pariah among her new circle of friends. The BFF series follows the lives of new adults, Hazel, Miranda, Cheyanne, Destiny, Audric, Nolan, Andre, and Roman. Follow their stories as the first season of novellas are released once a week from September to March.     Get your FREE copy today! Amazon † BN          To enter the giveaway, fill out the rafflecopter form below.   Note: this giveaway is not sponsored by Book Briefs. All of the prizes, terms and conditions of the giveaway should be within… Read more »

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Oct 09
{Review} Fins are Forever by Tera Lynn Childs

{Review} Fins are Forever by Tera Lynn Childs

Fins are Forever is the second book in the Fins series. If you are new to this series, check out my review of book 1, Forgive My Fins HERE Fins are Forever by Tera Lynn Childs Hardcover, 262 pages Published June 28th 2011 by HarperCollins Children’s Books Age Group: YA Series: Fins #2 Source: borrowed from Library Summary: On Lily Sanderson’s eighteenth birthday she’ll become just a girl—still a mergirl,true, but signing the renunciation will ink Princess Waterlily of Thalassinia out of existence. That leaves plain old Lily living on land, dating the boy she loves, and trying to master this being-human thing once and for all. Now that Lily and Quince are together, mer bond or not, she’s almost content to give up her place in the royal succession of Thalassinia. But just when she thinks she has everything figured out, the waves start to get rough. Lily’s father sends a certain whirlpool-stirring cousin to stay with her on land. What did Doe do to get herself exiled from… Read more »

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Oct 08
{Review} Stir Me Up by @sabrina_elkins

{Review} Stir Me Up by @sabrina_elkins

Stir Me Up by Sabrina Elkins Kindle Edition, 268 pages Published October 1st 2013 by HarlequinTEEN Age Group: New Adult Source: eARC from Publisher Summary: Cami Broussard has her future all figured out. She’ll finish her senior year of high school, then go to work full-time as an apprentice chef in her father’s French restaurant, alongside her boyfriend, Luke. But then twenty-year-old ex-Marine Julian Wyatt comes to live with Cami’s family while recovering from serious injuries. And suddenly Cami finds herself questioning everything she thought she wanted. Julian’s all attitude, challenges and intense green-brown eyes. But beneath that abrasive exterior is a man who just might be as lost as Cami’s starting to feel. And Cami can’t stop thinking about him. Talking to him. Wanting to kiss him. He’s got her seriously stirred up. Her senior year has just gotten a lot more complicated…. Stir Me Up turned out to be a pleasant surprise. When I started reading Stir Me Up I was a little skeptical that I would grow… Read more »

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Oct 08
{Info} Book Signing Events

{Info} Book Signing Events

Hey guys, I just wanted to give you all a heads about about these two upcoming book signing events for anyone in the Texas area.   BIKERS-BABES & BOOKS is a themed book signing taking place at STUBBSHARLEY-DAVIDSON in Houston Texas. This event will feature multiple authors whose books are biker themed or have a main character who rides a motorcycle.   AUTHORS Subject to change… Madeline Sheehan Crystal Spears Chelsea Camaron Elle Chardou Ashley Suzanne Nicole Jacquelyn  Lisa Harley Kim Jones Kit Rocha JC Emery  C.M. Stunich Joanna Wylde more to come!! Get your FREE ticket here! ********************************************* When: Sunday, November 10, 2013 12:00pm – 4:00pm Where: Buca di Beppo 19075 I-45 South Conroe, TX 77385 This is the Houston/Woodlands Area Ticket Price: $70.00 Ticket Price Includes Paperback copies of (1)One Week Girlfriend, (1)Second Chance Boyfriend, & (1)Crave by Monica Murphy Exclusive Tote Bags with goodies and swag Dinner is included in the price.  Insalate  (Served with House Bread) Pasta/Baked Pasta Entrée  Dessert Beverages – Unlimited Soft Drinks, Coffee… Read more »

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