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Mar 12
{Review} The Iron Queen by Kaitlin Bevis

{Review} The Iron Queen by Kaitlin Bevis

The Iron Queen by Kaitlin Bevis Published May 17th 2013 by Musa Publishing Age Group: Young Adult Series: Daughters of Zeus #3 Source: ecopy from Author Summary: Life is hell for Persephone. Zeus will stop at nothing to gain access to the living realm and the Underworld, and as the only living god with a right to both, Persephone’s in trouble. Captured and tortured beyond the limits of her resolve, Persephone must find the power to stand against Zeus. But will she be strong enough? Meanwhile, Hades contemplates desperate measures to rescue his queen. Persephone never thought of herself as dangerous, but there’s a reason gods never marry for love. A being with the power to destroy all of creation shouldn’t place more value in one individual than the rest of the planet. But Hades…Hades would break the world for her. To save the world and stop both Hades and Zeus, Persephone must make a difficult choice. One that may cost her everything. I love the Daughters of Zeus series…. Read more »

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Mar 08
{Review} Chasing Wishes by Nadia Simonenko

{Review} Chasing Wishes by Nadia Simonenko

Chasing Wishes by Nadia Simonenko Kindle Edition, Amazon First Edition, 300 pages Published January 30th 2014 by Nadia Simonenko Age Group: New Adult Source: ecopy from Author Summary: “I wish I didn’t have to go home. I wish I was someone else—someone with a future…” For sixteen-year-old Nina Torres, it feels as if life is nothing but a dead end. Despised by her rich classmates and afraid that she’ll become just like her drug-addicted mother, Nina’s future seems to get dimmer every day. There is one bright spot in her life though… Sitting beside her one night, the only person in the world who cares about her makes a promise. No matter what happens—no matter how much Isaac’s wealthy family disapproves—he and his girlfriend Nina will be together forever. Fate plays a cruel trick on Nina, though, and a visit from Child Protective Services the next morning turns Nina Torres into Irene Hartley, a woman with a future but who will never see her beloved Isaac again. Nine years later,… Read more »

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Mar 04
{Review} Cold Blood by Heather Hildenbrand

{Review} Cold Blood by Heather Hildenbrand

Check out my review of the first book in the series, Dirty Blood HERE Cold Blood by Heather Hildenbrand ebook, 366 pages Published November 22nd 2011 by Accendo Press Series: Dirty Blood #2 Age Group: Young Adult Source: ecopy from Author Summary: Wood Point Academy is not at all what I expected. For one thing, it looks like a cross between military school and Buckingham Palace. Everyone stares, the floors shine so bright you can see your reflection in them from a mile away, and no one smiles. Unless they’re kicking your butt in the process. At least I’ve got plenty to take my mind off the fact that my psycho cousin, Miles De’Luca, keeps calling and declaring his love and promising to come for me just as soon as he’s destroyed anyone standing in our way. Wes isn’t going to like that idea. So between Miles, Wood Point’s evil welcoming committee, and the drill sergeant hottie trainer from hell, I just keep asking myself, how did I end up… Read more »

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Mar 03
{Review} Must Love Otters by Eliza Gordon

{Review} Must Love Otters by Eliza Gordon

Welcome to my Stop on the Must Love Otters blog tour Be sure to check out the rest of the tour Must Love Otters by Eliza Gordon Published October 29th 2013 by West 26th Street Press, NYC Age Group: Adult Contemporary Romance Source: ecopy from Author Hollie Porter is the chairwoman of Generation Disillusioned: at twenty-five years old, she’s saddled with a job she hates, a boyfriend who’s all wrong for her, and a vexing inability to say no. She’s already near her breaking point, so when one caller too many kicks the bucket during Hollie’s 911 shift, she cashes in the Sweethearts’ Spa & Stay gift certificate from her dad and heads to Revelation Cove, British Columbia. One caveat: she’s going solo. Any sweethearts will have to be found on site. Hollie hopes to find her beloved otters in the wilds of the Great White North, but instead she’s providing comic relief for staff and guests alike. Even Concierge Ryan, a former NHL star with bad knees and broken… Read more »

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Feb 17
{Review+Giveaway} Full Steam Ahead by Valerie Chase

{Review+Giveaway} Full Steam Ahead by Valerie Chase

Welcome to my tour stop for Full Steam Ahead blog tour Be sure to stop by the tour pagefor all the additional information and list of tour stops. Full Steam Ahead by Valerie Chase Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance Publication date: January 14th 2014 Series: Seaswept #1 Source: ecopy from Author Seven days aboard a luxury cruise. The perfect getaway from it all. At least, that’s what Georgia Cantwell is hoping for… With her inbox filling with menacing emails, Georgia just wants to run away from her shattered life on her sorority’s winter break cruise. What she doesn’t need is green-eyed Jace McLaren seeing through her tacked-on smile and stealing her breath away with each tantalizing kiss. Growing up with a father in jail, Jace knows from experience that if you’re going through hell, there’s no way out but through. He has always steered away from girls like Georgia with her ice-queen attitude, but she’s in real trouble, and despite himself he pushes past her walls. As much as Georgia… Read more »

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Jan 22
{Review+Giveaway} Something Great by M. Clarke

{Review+Giveaway} Something Great by M. Clarke

Welcome to my stop on the Something Great blog tour CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE FULL TOUR SCHEDULE! Something Great by M. Clarke Published December 5th 2013 Age Group: New Adult Series: Something Great #1 Source: ecopy from Author Summary: She didn’t know what she was missing…until he found her. Maxwell Knight was dangerously good-looking, seductively charming, and definitely trouble. He was everything Jeanella Mefferd did NOT need now. Fresh out of college, life was predictable and comfortable for Jeanella. She had the strength of her friends, the security of her job, and she was dating a reliable man; it was all smooth sailing. That was until one night, when she met someone who made her feel things she’d never felt before—dangerous, heart pounding, breathless heat. Never imagining she would see him again, Jeanella has no idea what to do when fate steps in and thrusts Maxwell Knight into her life, just as things were beginning to change around her. When she lands her dream job and travels to New… Read more »

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Jan 10
{Review+Giveaway} That One Summer by CJ Duggan

{Review+Giveaway} That One Summer by CJ Duggan

Welcome to my Stop on the That One Summer blog tour Be sure to follow the rest of the tour The books in the Summer Series: –The Boys of Summer (book 1) –An Endless Summer (book 2) -That One Summer (book 3) That One Summer by C.J. Duggan Published December 17th 2013 Age Group: New Adult Series: Summer #3 Source: eARC from Author Summary: Loving Chris Henderson would be wrong. Diabolically disastrous. I mean, what is there about him to love? He’s moody, bossy, brooding, a control freak, and that’s on a good day … but there was one achingly obvious fact that haunted my every thought, every minute of every day … He sure could kiss. As the countdown to the new millennium begins, there is one thing everyone agrees on: no one wants to be in Onslow for New Year’s Eve. So that can only mean one thing: road trip! No longer the mousey, invisible, shy girl from years ago, Tammy Maskala is finally making up for all… Read more »

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Jan 07
{Review+Giveaway} Love Show by Audrey Bell

{Review+Giveaway} Love Show by Audrey Bell

Welcome to my stop on the Love Show blog tour Be sure to follow the rest of the tour Love Show by Audrey Bell Kindle Edition, 270 pages Published January 1st 2014 by Audrey Bell Age Group: New Adult Source: eARC from Author Summary: Hadley Arrington is the career-driven editor-in-chief of her university’s prestigious newspaper. Jack Diamond is a laidback student whose good looks have made things even easier than they need to be. She’s the girl who came out of nowhere and kissed him in the rain. He’s the boy who made her do something crazy. When the stakes seem too high, they have to decide if they’ll let their love show or if they’ll walk away for good. 2014 is off to a great book start! I loved Love Show. This book is everything that I love in the New Adult contemporary romance genre. It has great characters that you can connect with, a smoking romance, and a plot that you will not be able to get enough… Read more »

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Dec 29
{Review} Daughter of The Earth and Sky by Kaitlin Bevis

{Review} Daughter of The Earth and Sky by Kaitlin Bevis

The Daughter of the Earth and Sky is the second book in the Daughters of Zeus series. Last month I read the first book, Persephone, and I absolutely LOVED It!! You can check out my review HERE Daughter of the Earth and Sky by Kaitlin Bevis ebook, 228 pages Published December 21st 2012 by Musa Publishing Age Group: YA Series: Daughters of Zeus #2 Source: ecopy from Author  Summary: Some vows can never be broken. Persephone thought she could go back to her normal life after returning from the Underworld. She was wrong. The goddess Aphrodite is born among the waves with more charm than she can control. Zeus is stalking Persephone and her loved ones, and Thanatos is no longer content with Persephone’s silence. He wants her soul. Persephone can’t tell anyone about Thanatos’ betrayal, and it drives a wedge between her and Hades. Her mother is still keeping secrets, and Melissa’s jealousy of Aphrodite threatens to tear their friendship apart. Alone, Persephone turns to a human boy for… Read more »

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Dec 13
{Review+Giveaway} Lovely Vicious by Sara Wolf

{Review+Giveaway} Lovely Vicious by Sara Wolf

Be sure to check out the rest of the tour Welcome to my stop on the Lovely Vicious blog tour Lovely Vicious by Sara Wolf 269 pages Published November 5th 2013 Age Group:Young Adult Series: Lovely Vicious #1 Source: ecopy from Author Summary: Fire meets ice. Love meets hate. Seventeen-year-old Isis Blake hasn’t fallen in love in three years, nine weeks, and five days, and after what happened last time, she intends to keep it that way. Since then she’s lost eighty-five pounds, gotten four streaks of purple in her hair, and moved to the Buttcrack-of-Nowhere Ohio to help her mom escape a bad relationship. All the girls in her new school want one thing – Jack Hunter, the Ice Prince of East Summit High. Hot as an Armani ad, smart enough to get into Yale, and colder than the Arctic, Jack Hunter’s never gone out with anyone. Sure, people have seen him downtown with beautiful women, but he’s never given high school girls the time of day. Until Isis… Read more »

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