Monthly Archives:: April 2013

FREE TODAY: Five Books by Alexia Purdy

FREE TODAY: Five Books by Alexia Purdy

Reign of Blood:  “Never tease anything that wants to eat you. My name is April Tate and my blood is the new gold. Vampires and hybrids have overrun my world, once vibrant with life, but now a graveyard of death shrouded in shadows. I fight to survive; I fight for my mother and brother. The journey is full of turns that I am quite unprepared for. And I’m just hoping to make it to the next Vegas sunrise…” In a post-apocalyptic world, a viral epidemic has wiped out most of the earth’s population, leaving behind few humans but untold numbers of mutated vampires. April is a seventeen-year-old girl who lives in the remains of Las Vegas one year after the outbreak. She has become a ferocious vampire killer and after her family is abducted, she goes searching for them. What she finds is a new breed of vampire, unlike any… Read more »

April 20, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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INTERVIEW BLITZ: FOUND by Stacey Wallace Benefiel

INTERVIEW BLITZ: FOUND by Stacey Wallace Benefiel

FOUND   Stacey Wallace Benefiel  (Penny Black #1) 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 got abilities that surpass any he’s seen before…and pretty much every quality he looks… Read more »

April 20, 2013 Uncategorized 1

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I’m Giving Away Free Copies of RECALLED by Cambria Hebert!

I’m Giving Away Free Copies of RECALLED by Cambria Hebert!

Have you read it yet?  I did!  And I loved it!  It was sweet and romantic and fun!  Read my review and then leave me a comment and a way to get in touch with you below and I’ll choose three random winners tomorrow morning! Recalled A Death’s Escort Novel By Cambria Hebert Love or Death? A simple question really. The choice seems obvious. But. What if you never knew love, what if your life was spent just trying to survive? What if you knew your fate before you were fully grown?  And then you died. And you were given another chance. A better chance. This new life depended upon one thing: your job. And so you agreed. You thought it would be simple. You thought it would be cut and dry. It never is. And now you are left holding the fate of someone else in the palm of… Read more »

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REVIEW: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

REVIEW: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

SHATTER ME Tahereh Mafi GENRE: YA SF/Dystopian Published: November 15th 2011 by Harper DESCRIPTIONJuliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. As long as she doesn’t hurt anyone else, no one really cares. The world is too busy crumbling to pieces to pay attention to a 17-year-old girl. Diseases are destroying the population, food is hard to find, birds don’t fly anymore, and the clouds are the wrong color. The Reestablishment said their way was the only way to fix things, so they threw Juliette in a cell. Now so many people are dead that the survivors are whispering war – and The Reestablishment has changed its mind. Maybe Juliette is more than a tortured soul stuffed into a poisonous body. Maybe she’s exactly what… Read more »

April 19, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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COVER REVEAL: Ten Days by Olivia Mayfield

COVER REVEAL: Ten Days by Olivia Mayfield

Ten Days   by Olivia Mayfield   Publication date: May 2013Genre: New adult/YA crossover sci-fi romance Cover by Jen Naumann BOOK DESCRIPTION Seventeen-year-old Cally isn’t like the others. In her society, the Machine caters to every whim, ensuring people don’t have to leave their pods. But Cally and her best friend Marshal find themselves drawn to how things used to be, when people lived on the surface of the earth and relied upon manpower, not technology. When physical contact wasn’t uncivilized, and love was normal, acceptable, embraced. Cally tries to swallow down her increasing dissatisfaction with the “rules,” as well as her rapidly developing feelings for Marshal, a task getting harder each day.  Then, things start going downhill, fast. Food is spoiled. Air grows musty. The population panics about the dysfunction–is it sabotage? Anarchy? But Cally and Marshal discover the truth: The Machine, the answer to all their problems for longer than anyone can remember, is breaking down. Now, these two have to risk it all to save themselves and the people they care about…before their entire world destroys itself. ABOUT THE… Read more »

April 18, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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REVIEW and GIVEAWAY: The Game by Shane Scollins

REVIEW and GIVEAWAY: The Game by Shane Scollins

Welcome to my stop for The Game blog tour hosted by YA Bound.  Click HERE to see the full blog tour schedule! The Game by Shane Scollins Release Date: 03/13/13 No matter where you are, they’ll find you, and put you in “The GAME”. Candice Laguna’s life is being systematically dismantled, by an unknown force, for a reason she can’t imagine. But she is about to become the unwilling star of a reality game competition the likes of which has never been broadcast to the world. Just when things get darkest, a mysterious man snatches her from the grips of doom. He is a man who is not what he appears, and not who he says. He has no name and his motivation to help Candice is not what it seems to be. THE GAME is a mystery/thriller with an unpredictable paranormal twist. It has action and adventure and plays up the… Read more »

April 17, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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COVER REVEAL: Touching Melody by RaShelle Workman

COVER REVEAL: Touching Melody by RaShelle Workman

Touching Melody  by RaShelle WorkmanSeries: Forever First #1 Publication date:  June 2013Genre: New Adult Contemporary BOOK DESCRIPTION Maddie Martin’s first weekend at college is nothing like she’s used to. It’s wild, like the wilderness on which the University of Bellam Springs sits. Roped into going to a frat party, she literally runs into Kyle Hadley. The boy she’s loved since she was nine. The boy she promised all of her firsts to. But that was before his father killed her parents.  Determined to stay away from him, she throws herself into her music. Practicing piano eases her heavy heart, calms the sadness, and pushes away images of Kyle’s face.  Until it doesn’t.  Her music professor asks her to play a duet for their annual Graduation Gala. Doing so means she’ll be assured another full ride scholarship. It’s an opportunity she can’t pass up.  But Kyle is the other half of the duet. And that means hours and hours of practicing.  Days and months of seclusion – just… Read more »

April 17, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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COVER REVEAL: Trophy Husband by Lauren Blakely

COVER REVEAL: Trophy Husband by Lauren Blakely

Trophy Husband   by Lauren Blakely Publication date: May 21st 2013 Genre: Adult Contemporary RomanceDesigned by Okay Creations BOOK DESCRIPTION Sometimes you can’t help falling in love, even when you try to do the opposite…Successful fashion blogger McKenna Bell has spent far too long protecting herself after the way her ex-fiancé left her at the altar for a college chick he met the night of his bachelor party.  Loving again, trusting again, well, that’s just not in the cards. Especially now that her ex is back in town with his new woman, demanding custody of McKenna’s favorite creature in the whole world–her dog. No effing way. McKenna’s had enough of him, and she decides to even the score by finding her own hot young thing — a Trophy Husband.  Sure, she’s only twenty-seven, but doesn’t that make it even more fun — and infuriating to her ex — to pursue a younger man? When she declares her intentions on her daily blog, her quest quickly skyrockets in popularity, and… Read more »

April 16, 2013 Uncategorized 3

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COVER REVEAL: Pieces of You by Cassia Leo

COVER REVEAL: Pieces of You by Cassia Leo

Pieces of You By Cassia Leo Publication date: May 15, 2013Genre: New Adult Romance BOOK DESCRIPTION Claire Nixon is only twenty-one, but her heart has been shattered and put back together more times than she can count. Finding solace in meditation and a change of location, she thought she had buried her painful secret for good. Then she met the persistent and sexy Adam Parker. Adam’s pursuit of Claire’s heart and her secret nearly destroyed them, but their love was relentless. With no more secrets between them, Claire and Adam thought they had it all figured out. Though they knew they’d never be whole again, their love had survived the test. Until Claire’s rock star ex-boyfriend, Chris Knight, came back. Now Chris has promised to mend the final piece of Claire’s broken heart as only he can. With Claire attending college a hundred miles away from Adam and Adam’s busy… Read more »

April 16, 2013 Uncategorized 0

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