#UTOPiAcon 2016 Sponsor Spotlight: Lyft, Sponsorship Info & FAQ

Need a ride? has you covered! Wherever you’re headed, count on Lyft for rides in minutes. The Lyft App matches you with local drivers at the tap of a button. Just request and go! How Lyft Works 1. Request – Whether you’re riding solo or with friends, you’ve got options. Request Lyft, Lyft Line, or Lyft Plus. 2. Ride – Get picked up by the best. Our reliable drivers will get you where you need to go. 3. Pay – {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Poison (Wind Dancer #1) by Lan Chan

Poison by Lan Chan Series: Wind Dancer #1 Published: September 1st 2015 Category: YA Genre: Dystopian My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Since the night her mother was murdered, sixteen-year-old Rory Gray has known one truth: There are no good Seeders. In post-apocalyptic Australia, the scientists known as Seeders have built a Citadel surrounded by food-producing regions and populated with refugees from the wars and famine. To maintain their control, the Seeders poisoned the land and outlawed the saving {Read More}

Sneak Peek & Giveaway! Lightning Kissed by Lila Felix

Lightning Kissed by Lila Felix Series: Lightning #3 Publication: January 4th 2016 by Clean Teen Publishing Category: YA Genre: Paranormal Romance *Purchase links support this blog Colby Evans can leap from one country to the next in a heartbeat. She can see every sunset in every time zone in the same day. She can travel across the world in a flash. She defies gravity and physics with every breath she takes. She’s tested her abilities and found them limitless. She {Read More}

Sneak Peek & Giveaway! Every Big & Little Wish by E.C. Moore

Every Big & Little Wish by E.C. Moore Series: Dreamland #2 Publication: October 20th 2015 by Booktrope Publishing Category: YA Genre: Romance *Purchase links support this blog E.C. Moore’s young adult novel, Every Big and Little Wish, opens in late spring 1970. Sixteen-year-old Jacy Wilbert’s Mom got promoted, so her parents sold their Victorian home in California and moved to a townhouse in Oregon. Torn away from the only home she’s ever known, forced to leave her beloved German shepherd {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! The Cave by Michela Montgomery

The Cave by Michela Montgomery Series: The Wind Cave #1 Published: April 7th 2015 by Post Hill Press Category: New Adult Genre: Post-apocalyptic My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog When a nuclear war devastates the U.S., a four-day excursion quickly turns into a fight for survival in The Cave. Six Stanford students journey into one of the deepest and longest caves in North America. A day into their journey, a nuclear war begins from within the U.S. Unable to {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! The Divide by E.J. Mellow

The Divide by E.J. Mellow Series: Dreamland #2 Publication: October 15th 2015 Category: New Adult Genre: Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog Molly finally uncovers the truth about the strange dreams that plagued her sanity for weeks. Now destined to accept a clandestine role, Molly must find the strength and courage buried deep to push forward and succeed. With the help of Dev, the roguish blue-eyed man of her dreams—whose dark past resurfaces to haunt him—Molly prepares to test the {Read More}

Release Day! Odium 0.5 (The Dead Saga) by Claire C. Riley

Odium 0.5 by Claire C Riley Series: The Dead Saga prequel Publication: December 7th 2015 Category: Adult Genre: Post-apocalyptic, Horror, Zombies *Purchase links support this blog Nina wasn’t always a bitch. But surviving an apocalypse has made her that way. It’s the end of the world, and the dead have risen. Devastation reins and destruction lives. Mankind is holding on by bloody and desperate fingers. Death comes when you least expect it; in the quiet of the night or in {Read More}

The Best Gambling Books in the Market!

Are you looking for some of the best gambling books in the market today? This piece takes a look at golden oldies and some of the best of the new breed. Al Alvarez’s The Biggest Game in Town The book was published in 1983. It is a true thriller in the mould of Sarah Harian’s A Vault of Sins. Alvarez is an accomplished author, poet and literary critic. In this book, he shows how Las Vegas could be heaven for {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Second Chance by Aubrey Parker

The Second Chance Aubrey Parker(Inferno Falls, #3)Publication date: November 24th 2015Genres: New Adult, Romance He left her alone. Now he’s back … but too much has changed. Maya grew up with a big heart and even bigger dreams. She never thought she’d end up a single mother spending her whole life where she grew up—the small town of Inferno Falls. But things didn’t work out the way she thought. Grady, her high school love, moved away and left her alone {Read More}

Exclusive iBooks Release! Steamborn by Eric R. Asher

EXCLUSIVE iBOOKS RELEASE! Steamborn, Book One by Eric R. Asher Jacob, a tinker’s apprentice and sometime thief, has lived his entire life in the mountain city of Ancora, protected by the city walls. These towering barriers keep the Deadlands creatures at bay, but the monsters move higher into the peaks every year. More and more, they breach the defenses of the Lowlands while the Highlands rest easy. A swarm overruns the walls and wreaks utter devastation on the Lowlands. Charles, {Read More}

Release Day Book Blast & Giveaway! Mystique by Shari Arnold

I’m super excited to be sharing MYSTIQUE by Shari Arnold with you on it’s release day! Celebrate with us by checking out the book about the town where people go to die…and be sure to enter the giveaway below for a chance to win a signed copy of your very own + a $15.00 Amazon Gift Card! About The Book MYSTIQUEAuthor: Shari ArnoldRelease Date: Novemeber 17th, 2015Genre: Young Adult Paranormal *Purchase links support this blog Only Bauer Grant can pull {Read More}

Awesome Playlist & Giveaways! Emerge by Melissa A. Craven

Emerge by Melissa A Craven Series: The Awakening #1 Publication: April 1st 2015 Category: YA Genre: Paranormal, Urban Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog Allie Carmichael has always believed life is simple. You’re born. You live. You die. She has no cause to believe that equation works differently for her, but there has to be a reason the world treats her like a pariah. When an unexpected move to Kelleys Island brings Aidan McBrien crashing into her life, Allie is {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Chance of a Lifetime by Marissa Clarke

Chance of a Lifetime Marissa Clarke (Anderson Brothers #3)Published by: Entangled: LovestruckPublication date: November 16th 2015Category: AdultGenres: Contemporary Romance Sometimes the biggest risk is playing it safe… Gen Richards is tired of living down to her family’s expectation of the helpless blind girl. Resurrecting her high-school bucket list that begins with “kiss a total stranger” seems just the thing until she finds herself in a panty-melting lip lock with her big brother’s best friend. Chance Anderson thrives on adrenaline, but {Read More}

#UtopiaCon 2016 – Thanksgiving Facebook Party and Ticket Sales

This Thanksgiving is going to be even better than all other Thanksgivings of years gone by. How can I make such a bold claim? Well, let me tell you. Janet Wallace and the official bloggers will be running a fabulous Utopia Facebook party the entire week of Thanksgiving this year! We’ll be giving away some truly amazing items, such as tickets to the con, books, signing space, table space, and more! Make sure you’re a part of the event by {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Somewhere in Between by Samatha Harris

Somewhere in Between by Samatha Harris Published by: Limitless PublishingPublication date: November 10th 2015Category: New AdultGenres: Contemporary Romance *Purchase links support this blog Alexandra McCabe is disconnected from the world, grieving the loss of her parents… Content with studying and keeping to herself, Alex has no interest in the campus playboy, Drew Collins, trying to get close to her. But even dousing him with beer doesn’t deter the easy-going charmer, and against her better judgment, the pair fall into a {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Forbidden Muse by Aubrey Park

The Forbidden Muse Aubrey Parker (Inferno Falls, #2)Publication date: November 10th 2015Category: New AdultGenres: Contemporary Romance Gavin might just be the music that Abigail yearns for … if only his painful past will allow him to love again. Just a few months after arriving at Inferno Falls, Abigail can’t see the light at the end of her tunnel. No one can complain about being overworked and broke when the rest of the country’s the same way, but that doesn’t make {Read More}

Release Day! Bound by Prophecy by Stormy Smith

  Purchase on Amazon: http://amzn.to/1Sk6kf9 Purchase on B&N: http://smarturl.it/pmop5c Purchase on iBooks: http://smarturl.it/3yso88 Purchase on Kobo: http://smarturl.it/5k5f40 Add on Goodreads Amelia Bradbury is finally free from Queen Julia and Cresthaven, but she isn’t safe yet. The Keeper power runs rampant inside her and it will take an ultimate act of selflessness to contain the darkness that threatens Amelia’s sanity and the future of the Immortal race. Aidan Montgomery refuses to give up on Amelia. Once she’s rescued from the Keeper’s {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Rebel by Elle Casey

Rebel by Elle Casey Series: Rebel Wheels #1 Publication: October 31st 2013 Category: Adult Genre: Contemporary Romance *Purchase links support this blog Grab your copy FREE for a limited time! NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR, ELLE CASEY brings readers Book 1 of 3 in the New Adult Romance Series, REBEL WHEELS. Teagan Cross, college senior, rebel, and wiseass extraordinaire, goes from princess to pauper in a single phone call. Overnight, her life of privilege becomes one of {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Edge of Something More by Andi Loveall

The Edge of Something More by Andi Loveall Publication: November 10th 2015 by Swoon Romance Category: New Adult Genre: Contemporary Romance *Purchase links support this blog After a nasty breakup, twenty-two-year-old Devin Ashford is on a mission to travel the world one random excursion at a time. He wants to forget his ex, discover new experiences and end up with some awesome stories to tell. If it takes spending all of his savings to do it, he is ready. His {Read More}

Book Blast & Kindle Fire Giveaway! Paper Dolls by Ketley Allison

Paper Dolls by Ketley Allison Series: Falling Paper #1 Publication: November 12th 2015 Category: New Adult Genre: Contemporary Romance *Purchase links support this blog It’s too bad for Scarlet that no matter how sweet a person is, fate can still screw you over. Now she’s jaded, half of her torn away and the remainder flesh and bones. In her grief, all Scarlet wants to do is to rebel against the life that betrayed her and her roommate provides the perfect {Read More}