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May 14
{ARC Review+Giveaway} The Rules for Disappearing by Ashley Elston

{ARC Review+Giveaway} The Rules for Disappearing by Ashley Elston

Welcome to my stop on the Rules for Disappearing blog tour The Rules for Disappearing by Ashley Elston Hardcover, 320 pages Published May 14th 2013 by Disney-Hyperion Age Group:YA Source: eARC from NetGalley Summary: She’s been six different people in six different places: Madeline in Ohio, Isabelle in Missouri, Olivia in Kentucky . . . But now that she’s been transplanted to rural Louisiana, she has decided that this fake identity will be her last.   Witness Protection has taken nearly everything from her. But for now, they’ve given her a new name, Megan Rose Jones, and a horrible hair color. For the past eight months, Meg has begged her father to answer one question: What on earth did he do – or see – that landed them in this god-awful mess? Meg has just about had it with all the Suits’ rules — and her dad’s silence. If he won’t help, it’s time she got some answers for herself. But Meg isn’t counting on Ethan Landry, an adorable Louisiana… Read more »

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May 14
{Review+Giveaway} Reveal by Brina Courtney

{Review+Giveaway} Reveal by Brina Courtney

Welcome to my stop on the Cryptid Tales blog tour Reveal by Brina Courtney Paperback, 220 pages Published December 16th 2011 Age Group:YA Source: ecopy from author Series: Cryptid Tales #1 Summary: You think seeing ghosts is weird? Tell me something I don’t know. My childhood best friend Jeremy happens to be a ghost. My life is a puzzle, and the biggest piece missing has been my dad. Since his disappearance when I was six it’s been tough, but Jeremy has been by my side through it all. But now Jeremy has gone missing too and I feel like I’m never going to get all the answers I’ve been looking for. Fate intervenes when Hugh, a real live college beefcake, starts taking an interest in me. He divulges that he also shares my little “gift” of seeing the dead and I know I’m finally getting closer to finding all the pieces. However, the more the puzzle is completed, the more questions I have. Senior year is hard enough as it… Read more »

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May 09
{Review+Giveaway} Between These Lines by Jennifer Murgia

{Review+Giveaway} Between These Lines by Jennifer Murgia

Welcome to my stop on the Between These Lines blog tour! Today I have a review and giveaway for you. I hope you enjoy and that you will check out this awesome book. Between These Lines by Jennifer Murgia ebook, 183 pages Published April 1st 2013 by Playlist Fiction Age Group: YA Source: ecopy from Author   Summary:  I never told anyone how I felt about her. Not even Evie—not in so many words. And now, I’ll never get the chance to. When a class assignment brings quiet Chase Mitman and the stunning Evie Cunningham together, a mutual attraction ignites. There’s only one problem—Evie already has a boyfriend—one who practically OWNS Whitley Prep, and her.Knowing their relationship comes at a price, Chase’s life collides with Evie’s, and after entrusting her with a tragic secret, the last thing he’d ever expect is to learn she keeps a few of her own.An innocent prank turns ugly. An anonymous note changes everything. And lives at Whitley Prep will never be the same. From YA… 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 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 09
{Review} The Collector by Victoria Scott

{Review} The Collector by Victoria Scott

The Collector by Victoria Scott Paperback, 352 pages Published March 25th 2013 by Entangled Teen Source: eARC from Publisher Series: Dante Walker #1 Age Group: YA Summary (from Goodreads):  He makes good girls…bad. Dante Walker is flippin’ awesome, and he knows it. His good looks, killer charm, and stellar confidence have made him one of hell’s best—a soul collector. His job is simple: weed through humanity and label those round rears with a big red good or bad stamp. Old Saint Nick gets the good guys, and he gets the fun ones. Bag-and-tag. Sealing souls is nothing personal. Dante’s an equal-opportunity collector and doesn’t want it any other way. But he’ll have to adjust, because Boss Man has given him a new assignment: Collect Charlie Cooper’s soul within ten days. Dante doesn’t know why Boss Man wants Charlie, nor does he care. This assignment means only one thing to him, and that’s a permanent ticket out of hell. But after Dante meets the quirky Nerd Alert chick he’s come to… Read more »

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Mar 07
{Book Review} Dazzle by Amber Garza

{Book Review} Dazzle by Amber Garza

Welcome to my stop on the Dazzle blog tour Dazzle by Amber Garza Paperback, 354 pages Published October 10th 2012 Age Group: YA Series: Delaney’s Gift #1 Source: ecopy from author   Summary: Sixteen-year-old Delaney Scott possesses a special gift. Ever since she was a child she has known about her calling and the duty she’s expected to fulfill. However, all Delaney wants is to be normal. That’s why she is drawn to Sam. He can offer her the life she’s always desired. Only Sam has secrets of his own. Secrets that are deadly. Secrets that can change everything.   I love me a book that deals with super powers. And the characters in Dazzle certainly had some cool powers, but there was also a really unique twist. Kind of a paranormal almost dystopian twist in the book. There are two kind of mysterious groups that exist in this world. One “good” and one “bad”(I’m just calling them that for simplicity). If you follow the good one then these tattoos appear… Read more »

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Mar 06
{Review+Giveaway} When I’m With You by Cecilia Gray

{Review+Giveaway} When I’m With You by Cecilia Gray

Welcome to my stop on the When I’m With You blog tour Check out my reviews of the first two Jane Austen Academy books: 1. Fall for You 2. So Into You When I’m With You by Cecilia Gray Age Group: YA Published: December 2012 Series: Jane Austen Academy #3 Source: ecopy from Author Summary: Kat is destined to be a star and her big break has arrived at last! As the assistant to a celebrity classmate on the set of a feature film, she’s going to show everyone she has what it takes. That is, until she discovers pursuing her dreams may mean forfeiting her heart. Unless she can find a way to have both… The Jane Austen Academy series are modern retellings of Jane Austen classics set at a beachside California boarding school. The last thing that the girls at the elite Jane Austen Academy need is hot guys to flirt with. But over the summer the school has been sold, and like it or not, the guys… Read more »

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Feb 25
{Review+Giveaway} Fractured Soul by Rachel McClellan

{Review+Giveaway} Fractured Soul by Rachel McClellan

Welcome to my stop on the Fractured Soul blog tour with AToMR tours Be sure to check out the rest of the tour   Fractured Soul by Rachel McClellan Age group: YA  336 pages Series: Fractured Light #2 Source: ecopy from publisher Published: Feb 12,2013 by cedar fort  Summary: Llona will do whatever it takes to protect her new found friends and home, but the dark plot threatening Lucent Academy, a school that’s supposed to be a safe place for Auras, may be too powerful for even Llona to defeat. This fast-paced tale of love, loyalty, and overcoming the darkness will keep you on the edge of your seat until the last page! Check out my review of book 1 in the series, Fractured Light HERE I am going to attempt to pull myself together for this review. I have so many thoughts and emotions flying around my head with this book. Fractured light was one of my favorite books of 2012. I really loved it, so I was so… Read more »

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