Month: September 2015

Weekly Wrap-Up #69

Weekly Wrap-Up #69
Posted September 13, 2015 / 18 Comments

My Weekly Wrap Up is my version of The Sunday Post hosted by Kim at Caffeinated Book Reviewer.   This was another busy week with work and the kid’s homework. But what made it worse was our weather – we had a heat wave with degrees over a 100. The hot weather always makes us […]

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Beyond The Books: Worst Reasons You Ever Bought/Read A Book

Beyond The Books: Worst Reasons You Ever Bought/Read A Book
Posted September 10, 2015 / 8 Comments

Beyond the Books is a weekly meme hosted by KissinBlueKaren.com which gives bloggers topics (mostly non-bookish) to discuss about. This is a fun way of learning more about each other. Check out her blog for the schedule of topics. This week’s topic is: Worst reasons you ever bought/read a book One of my worst reasons […]

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Book Blitz & Giveaway – Vienna Sky

Book Blitz & Giveaway – Vienna Sky
Posted September 9, 2015 / 0 Comments

  Vienna Sky by Josh Sinason Release Date: 9/1/15 Eternal Press Summary from Goodreads: A Spy-Fy, YA, Thriller. When Archie, a poor kid from New Jersey stumbles on a ring of spies working on a secret experiment, he ends up with a dead spy in his brain and the image of a girl he’s never met […]

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Cover Reveal – Surge

Cover Reveal – Surge
Posted September 9, 2015 / 0 Comments

Surge (The Taking 0.5) by Melissa West Release Date: 04/05/16 Entangled Teen Summary from Goodreads: Sixteen-year-old alien Val Stone was born for one mission-kill teenage Randolf “Rolf” Cartier before he fulfills the prophecy, becomes the future American president, and murderers thousands of her kind. Val is ready to sacrifice herself for the good of the prophecy. She’s […]

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Book Review – Ignite

Book Review – Ignite
Posted September 8, 2015 / 2 Comments

Ignite Series: Defy #2 by Sara B Larson Published by Scholastic Press on December 30, 2014 Genres: Young Adult Fantasy Pages: 304 Format: Ebook Source: Publisher Buy on Amazon, Barnes & Noble Goodreads Murder, abductions, and forbidden romance abound in this thrilling sequel to Sara B. Larson’s acclaimed YA debut, DEFY. Alexa remains by the newly […]

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2015 Challenge Update – 7

2015 Challenge Update – 7
Posted September 7, 2015 / 2 Comments

Here is my monthly update for the challenges I am participating this year.   The 2015 Reading Assignment Challenge is hosted by Berls of Fantasy is More Fun and Michelle of Because Reading is More Fun. With this challenge you set a goal of how many books you read each month and which books you […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up #68

Weekly Wrap-Up #68
Posted September 6, 2015 / 10 Comments

My Weekly Wrap Up is my version of The Sunday Post hosted by Kim at Caffeinated Book Reviewer.   This was another busy week with work and the kid’s homework. On Wednesday night I went to my youngest daughter Kailee’s back to school night. Since this is a new school for her it was a […]

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Audiobook Review – Dead of Winter

Audiobook Review – Dead of Winter
Posted September 3, 2015 / 3 Comments

Dead of Winter Series: The Arcana Chronicles #3 by Kresley Cole Narrator: Emma Galvin Published by Simon & Schuster on January 6, 2015 Genres: Young Adult Paranormal Length: 9 hours and 58 minutes Format: Audiobook Source: Borrowed Buy on Amazon, Barnes & Noble Goodreads Can Evie convince her rival loves to work together? Their survival depends […]

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Superstition Blog Tour & Giveaway

Superstition Blog Tour & Giveaway
Posted September 2, 2015 / 0 Comments

Superstition by Lucy Fenton Release Date: 08/03/15   Summary from Goodreads: What happens when your childhood nightmares of being bitten by strange creatures in a dark wood aren’t just dreams? Sixteen-year-old Arden St. John’s life takes a strange turn when she finds an unusual animal injured near her new house on the south east coast of […]

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Release Day Blitz – The Highlander’s Woman

Release Day Blitz – The Highlander’s Woman
Posted September 1, 2015 / 0 Comments

The Highlander’s Woman (The Reckless Rockwoods Series, #3) By Monica Burns     Blurb: Julian MacTavish’s honor made him guard a friend’s secret. But his lies to keep that vow make it difficult to prove his faithfulness as a husband. When a terrible inferno scars Patience’s body and mind, she becomes a recluse, widening the […]

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