Guest Post & Giveaway! State of Decay by Peggy Martinez #zOctober2014

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Welcome to DAY ONE of zOctober 2014! I’m beyond thrilled to have Peggy Martinez and the awesome State of Decay Omnibus on the blog to start this event off with a bang! State of Decay: Omnibus by Peggy Martinez Series: State of Decay, episodes 1-4 Publication date: January 6th 2014 Category: Adult Genre: Horror, Zombies Despite what you’ve been told, the Apocalypse doesn’t begin with fire raining down from the heavens, nor does it begin with the human race falling {Read More}

Carina Press Mystery Week Book Blast & Giveaway!

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Code Runner by Rosie Claverton Publication date: September 29th 2014 by Carina Press Category: Adult Genre: Mystery, Thriller *Purchase links support this blog Book Two of The Amy Lane Mysteries Ex-con Jason Carr has faced down the toughest thugs in Cardiff, but being assistant to a brilliant, eccentric hacker who hasn’t been outdoors in ten years has its own challenges. Still, he and Amy Lane can solve cases even the cops can’t crack. And when a corpse washes up on {Read More}

Guest Post & Giveaway! The Last One by Tawdra Kandle

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The Last One by Tawdra Kandle Publication date: September 28th 2014 Category: New Adult Genre: Contemporary romance *Purchase links support this blog Grab your copy for 99 cents for a limited time! Meghan Hawthorne is restless. The last year has been a roller coaster: her widowed mother just married a long-time family friend. Her younger brother unexpectedly became a father and a husband. Everyone’s life is changing. . .except for hers. As she begins her final summer of college, Meghan’s {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! Inevitable Detour by S.R. Grey

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Inevitable Detour by S.R. Grey Series: Inevitability #1 Publication date: September 4th 2014 Category: New Adult Genre: Romantic suspense *Purchase links support this blog The day my life took an inevitable detour things got a little crazy. My name is Essalin Brant, but everyone calls me Essa. I attend a small college in a tiny town, and in my twenty-two years of life I’ve never even traveled outside the state of Pennsylvania. You could say my life is pretty boring. {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Memories from a Different Future by David Pandolfe

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Memories from a Different Future by David Pandolfe Series: Jump When Ready #2 Publication date: August 23rd 2014 Category: YA Genre: Science Fiction, Time Travel *Purchase links support this blog For Nikki, it feels like no time has passed since they rescued Henry’s sister from her abductors. After all, in the in-between realm, time is completely different than for those still “living.” Even though it’s been almost twenty years, only lately has Nikki started crossing between realms again. She’s been {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Dead Reaper Walking by Mina Carter

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Dead Reaper Walking by Mina Carter Series: Liberty, Oakwood #2 Publication date: September 9th 2014 Category: Adult Genre: Paranormal Romance *Purchase links support this blog Underage witches, a breakout from demon prison and a new hellgate… What could go wrong? Reaper extraordinaire, Laney Larson, is stuck in Liberty, Oakwood of all places, for two reasons. One, there’s way more paranormal activity going on than normal for a little town like Liberty. And two, a sexy as hell cop called Troy. {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! Enchanted Heart by Mindy Ruiz

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Enchanted Heart by Mindy Ruiz Series: Game of Hearts #1 Publication date: June 6th 2014 Category: YA Genre: Paranormal romance *Purchase links support this blog Cassandra Vera never ever broke the rules. Ever! She’s also had a nonexistent social life since her best friend moved to Vegas. Armed with a new set of resolutions, the promise of a hot date, and her adoptive parents out of town, seventeen-year-old Cassandra agrees to a road trip, which is the perfect way to {Read More}

Cover Reveal & Giveaway! The Warring Dead by David Monette

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It may not be zOctober yet, but that isn’t going to stop me from sharing this awesome cover for The Warring Dead by David Monette! Let’s call this a pre-zOctober event. A warm up. I love this cover! I also love the cover for the first book in the series, The Zombie Axiom. If you scroll far enough you can see it for yourself. The Warring Dead by David Monette Series: In the Time of the Dead #2 Expected publication: {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Ellie Jordan Ghost Trapper by J.L. Bryan

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Ellie Jordan, Ghost Trapper by J.L. Bryan Series: Ellie Jordan, Ghost Trapper #1 Publication date: September 19th 2014 Category: Adult Genre: Horror, Paranormal *Purchase links support this blog Ellie Jordan’s job is to catch and remove unwanted ghosts. Part detective, part paranormal exterminator, Ellie operates out of Savannah, Georgia, one of the oldest and most haunted cities in North America. When a family contacts her to deal with a disturbance presence in the old mansion they’ve recently purchased, Ellie first {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Vanished from Dust by Shea Norwood

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Vanished from Dust by Shea Norwood Series: Vanished from Dust #1 Publication date: September 17th 2014 by Dust Devil Press Category: YA Genre: Paranormal, Thriller Source: Author in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog A CHILL RUNS THROUGH HIS SKIN AS THE PHANTOM APPEARS. HE SEES THEM EVERYWHERE . . . Eric Stark is not insane. Or at least he doesn’t think so. He wishes everyone in Dust, Texas, felt the same way. But {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Louder Than Words by Iris St. Clair

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Louder Than Words by Iris St. Clair Publication date: September 16th 2014 by Swoon Romance Category: YA Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Author in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Disappointment has been on speed dial in Ellen Grayson’s life lately. Her dad died, her mom numbs the grief with drugs and alcohol, and her so-called friends have slowly abandoned her. Trusting a popular teacher with her troubles should have been safe and should NOT {Read More}

Book Trailer Release & Giveaway! Press Play by Eric Devine

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Press Play by Eric Devine Publication date: September 28th 2014 by Running Press Kids Category: YA Genre: Contemporary *Purchase links support this blog Greg Dunsmore, a.k.a. Dun the Ton, is focused on one thing: making a documentary that will guarantee his admission into the film school of his choice. Every day, Greg films his intense weight-loss focused workouts as well as the nonstop bullying that comes from his classmates. But when he captures footage of violent, extreme hazing by his {Read More}

Debut Authors Bash! Guest Post & Giveaway by Joshua David Bellin

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Survival Colony 9 by Joshua David Bellin Publication date: September 23rd 2014 by Margaret K. McElderry Books Category: YA Genre: Science Fiction *Purchase links support this blog In a future world of dust and ruin, fourteen-year-old Querry Genn struggles to recover the lost memory that might save the human race. Querry is a member of Survival Colony Nine, one of the small, roving groups of people who outlived the wars and environmental catastrophes that destroyed the old world. The commander {Read More}

Release Day Blast! Contagious Chaos by Emily Goodwin

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Contagious Chaos by Emily Goodwin Series: The Contagium #3 Publication date: September 23rd 2014 by Permuted Press Category: Adult Genre: Horror, Zombies *Purchase links support this blog When the compound starts to fill and food supplies dwindle, Fuller’s soldiers and Marines have no choice but to venture out into the lawless wastelands of America where they discover a new kind of enemy. What foe could be more frightening than zombies? A fortress for the criminally insane–unhinged survivors who will stop {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Garret (Jade #7) by Allie Everhart

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Jade by Allie Everhart Series: Jade #7 Publication date: September 19th 2014 Category: New adult Genre: Contemporary Romance *Purchase links support this blog Read my review of Choosing You (book #1) here! This full-length novel is Garret’s point of view from CHOOSING YOU (The Jade Series #1) My life is nothing but rules. Rules for how I act. How I dress. Who I date. Who my friends are. I hate the rules and yet I keep following them. Until I {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Who We Were by Christy Sloat

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Who We Were by Christy Sloat Publication date: September 15th 2014 by Anchor Group Publishing Category: YA Genre: Contemporary Romance *Purchase links support this blog “Who we were had washed away with the summer. Who we are was yet to be seen.” Summer school at Alcott High was only supposed to gain Sadie Peters extra credit, nothing more. Her goal wasn’t to make friends, or gain the attention of the most popular football player, yet she managed both. Her life {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Danger and Desire Boxed Set

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Danger and Desire Boxed Set by Various Authors Publication date: September 15th 2014 Category: Adult Genre: Romance, Suspense *Purchase links support this blog Danger and Desire: Ten Steamy Romantic Suspense Novels Hold on tight for ten tales of intrigue and passion from New York Times Bestselling and award-winning authors. Men in uniform, sexy spies and pulse-pounding action fill over 650,000 words of this limited edition boxed set. New York Times Bestseller Katie Reus – Sensual Surrender RITA Award Winning Author {Read More}

Book Review: Kiss Me Hard Before You Go by Shannon McCrimmon

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Kiss Me Hard Before You Go by Shannon McCrimmon Publication date: May 14th 2014 Category: YA Genre: Romance Source: Personal purchase My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Every summer, Gray Barnes and his eighteen-year-old daughter, Evie, open up their farm in the foothills of South Carolina to Kip Kierkin’s Carnival of Wonder. The carnival attracts hordes of locals and out-of-towners, and it brings in the extra cash that Gray and his daughter need to keep the family estate running. {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Worlds Collide by S.M. McEachern

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Worlds Collide by S.M. McEachern Series: Sunset Rising #2 Publication date: March 3rd 2014 Category: YA Genre: Dystopian *Purchase links support this blog In a desperate attempt to escape execution, Sunny O’Donnell and Jack Kenner find a way out of the Pit and into a world still believed to be toxic with radiation. Under the brilliant sun for the first time in their lives, they not only discover that the earth has healed from nuclear war, but there are people {Read More}

Book Review: Shameless by Nina Lemay

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Shameless by Nina Lemay Publication date: August 18th 2014 Category: New Adult Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Ebook provided by author in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Girls like me don’t get happy endings. I know what I am. At worst a cliché, at best a cautionary tale. I put an international border between me and my past, only to wind up working in a low-end titty bar. Even my excuse is as lame {Read More}