Month: March 2015

Book Looks: A Darker Shade of Magic

Book Looks: A Darker Shade of Magic
Posted March 11, 2015 / 4 Comments

Book Looks was created by Jen at Books and Other Happy Ever Afters, combining our love of books & fashion with book cover or scene inspired outfits.   This week’s feature is:     A Darker Shade of Magic by V. E. Schwab by katsnook featuring a colorblock dress FAUSTO PUGLISI colorblock dress, $615 / Christian […]

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Cover Reveal – Nexis by A. L. Davroe

Cover Reveal – Nexis by A. L. Davroe
Posted March 11, 2015 / 1 Comment

Nexis by A.L. Davroe  Release Date: 12/01/15 Entangled Teen Summary from Goodreads: In the domed city of Evanescence, appearance is everything. A Natural Born amongst genetically-altered Aristocrats, all Ella ever wanted was to be like everyone else. Augmented, sparkling, and perfect. Then…the crash. Devastated by her father’s death and struggling with her new physical limitations, Ella is terrified to learn […]

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The Infinite Book Blitz & Giveaway

The Infinite Book Blitz & Giveaway
Posted March 10, 2015 / 1 Comment

      The Infinite (Gates of Thread and Stone #2) by Lori M. Lee Release Date: 03/10/15 Skyscape Publishing 378 pages   Summary from Goodreads: The walls of Ninurta keep its citizens safe. Kai always believed the only danger to the city came from within. Now, with a rebel force threatening the fragile government, the walls […]

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Cover Reveal – A Taste of Bliss by Adrian R. Hale

Cover Reveal – A Taste of Bliss by Adrian R. Hale
Posted March 10, 2015 / 0 Comments

A Taste of Bliss by Adrian R. Hale Release Date – April 7, 2015 Summary from Goodreads Bliss Kaufman can make anyone beautiful with enough makeup and hair product. Her life, however, is anything but. Leaving her salon job to break out on her own, she encounters unforeseen struggles, from conniving rivals eager to see […]

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ARC Book Review – A January Bride

ARC Book Review – A January Bride
Posted March 9, 2015 / 4 Comments

A January Bride Series: A Year of Weddings 1 #2 by Deborah Raney Published by Zondervan on December 24, 2013 Genres: Adult Christian Contemporary Romance Pages: 120 Source: Netgalley Buy on Amazon, Barnes & Noble Goodreads Who can work in a house that’s overrun by contractors and carpenters? Not Madeleine Houser, a successful novelist who gladly […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up 45

Weekly Wrap-Up 45
Posted March 8, 2015 / 8 Comments

My Weekly Wrap Up is my version of The Sunday Post hosted by Kimba at Caffeinated Book Reviewer. The school trip to Alliance Redwoods was a huge success! We did 3 hikes on the trip and they were a hard workout for me (but I needed it!). The kids were great and respectful to each […]

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Lucky Is Reading Giveaway Hop

Lucky Is Reading Giveaway Hop
Posted March 6, 2015 / 76 Comments

  Welcome to the Lucky Is Reading Giveaway Hop!  Thanks to Val and Jess from Stuck In Books for hosting! The theme of this hop is lucky – books that you are lucky (glad) you read or books about luck.  I feel lucky to have read Cinder by Marissa Meyer (check out my 5 star review) […]

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Book Review – The One

Book Review – The One
Posted March 5, 2015 / 11 Comments

The One Series: The Selection #3 by Kiera Cass Published by Harper Teen on May 6, 2014 Genres: Young Adult Science Fiction Pages: 323 Format: Ebook Source: Purchased Buy on Amazon, Barnes & Noble Goodreads The time has come for one winner to be crowned. When she was chosen to compete in the Selection, America never […]

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Book Review – Grave Mercy

Book Review – Grave Mercy
Posted March 3, 2015 / 9 Comments

Grave Mercy Series: His Fair Assassin #1 by Robin LaFevers Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt on April 3, 2012 Genres: Young Adult Fantasy Pages: 549 Format: Ebook Source: Purchased Buy on Amazon, Barnes & Noble Goodreads Why be the sheep, when you can be the wolf? Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage […]

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2015 Challenges Update – 2

2015 Challenges Update – 2
Posted March 2, 2015 / 2 Comments

Here is my monthly update for the challenges I am participating this year. The COYER (Clean Out Your E-Reader) Challenge is hosted by Berls of Fantasy is More Fun and Michelle from Because Reading is More Fun. This challenge runs from December 20 to March 6 and it is limited to e-books and audiobooks that […]

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