Excerpt & Giveaway! The Gathering by Bernadette Giacomazzo

The Gathering by Bernadette Giacomazzo Series: The Uprising #1 Publication: March 31st 2018 Category: Adult Genre: Dystopian *Purchase links support this blog The Uprising Series tells the story of three freedom fighters and their friends in high — and low — places that come together to overthrow a vainglorious Emperor and his militaristic Cabal to restore the city, and the way of life, they once knew and loved. In The Gathering, Jamie Ryan has defected from the Cabal and has {Read More}

Five Stars for Last Escape by Pauline Creeden

Last Escape by Pauline Creeden Publication: July 18th 2018 Category: YA Genre: Dystopian, Fantasy Source: ARC provided by author in exchange for honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Who’s afraid of the big bad Wolf? Not Scarlet. Crystal City has a solution to its overpopulation problem. They have enacted “the purge.” No one quite understands what that means, but most residents don’t care—it doesn’t affect them. Unfortunately, the purge hits too close to home for Scarlet Roma. {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Girl at the Grave by Teri Bailey Black

Girl at the Grave by Teri Bailey Black Publication: August 7th 2018 by Tor Teen Category: YA Genre: Historical Romance, Mystery Source: ARC provided by publisher in exchange for honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Valentine has spent years trying to outrun her mother’s legacy. But small towns have long memories, and when a new string of murders occurs, all signs point to the daughter of a murderer. Only one person believes Valentine is innocent—Rowan Blackshaw, the {Read More}

Five Stars for Water of Souls by Eli Constant!

Water of Souls by Eli Constant Publication: July 12th 2018 by Eli Constant Books Category: Adult Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: ARC My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Winter is supposed to be beautiful. Snowball fights. Hot chocolate by a fire. Brightly-packaged presents. It’s definitely not supposed to be about frozen bodies, serial killers, and boyfriends with secrets. Victoria and Kyle are in the midst of a still-blossoming relationship, but she hasn’t told him the truth about herself yet. She’s {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Dociles by Valerie Puri

The Dociles by Valerie Puri Publication: July 12th 2018 Category: YA Genre: Dystopian *Purchase links support this blog Walls are meant to keep the monsters out… Deep in the forest there is a wall where no wall should be. Behind it live the people of the Commune, the last remnant of human kind. Jennie Caraway has lived behind the wall her entire life, certain that it protects her and her brother from the lemerons, ravenous undead monsters whose only desire {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Never Fear the Reaper by Ashley Pagano

Never Fear the Reaper by Ashley Pagano Series: Never Fear the Reaper #1 Publication: April 23rd 2017 by Inkspell Publishing Category: New Adult Genre: Paranormal Romance *Purchase links support this blog In a world filled with darkness… can true love spark just enough light to save it? When Chase hires the mysterious ghost exterminator, Ryder, to cleanse his house from a pesky poltergeist he gets way more than he’s paying her for… There’s just something about Ryder that has him {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! She Doesn’t Know by Shane Morales

She Doesn’t Know by Shane Morales Publication: March 31st 2017 by Xylem Flow Publishing Category: YA Genre: Contemporary, Coming of Age *Purchase links support this blog Chloe Parker has just been uprooted to a tiny American compound in Saudi Arabia. You’d think after fourteen years of being an Air Force brat, she’d be used to being the new kid, but it still sucks. At least until she meets charming, charismatic Alex and falls for him hard. But Alex is a {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! TwoSpells by Mark Morrison

TwoSpells by Mark Morrison Publication: February 21st 2018 Category: Middle Grade Genre: Fantasy, Magic *Purchase links support this blog Sarah and her twin brother Jon are heirs to an ancient magical realm and its most valuable treasure, an enchanted library. The library endows readers with the supernatural means of crossing into the uncharted inner-sanctum of the second dimension, inhabited with peculiar and sometimes perilous creatures. The children are emboldened with a wondrous mystical gift that no other being has ever {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Dive Smack by Demetra Brodsky

Dive Smack by Demetra Brodsky Publication: June 19th 2018 by Tor Teen Category: YA Genre: Psychological Thriller Source: ARC provided by publisher in exchange for honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Theo Mackey only remembers one thing for certain about the fire that destroyed his home: he lit the match. Sure, it was an accident. But the blaze killed his mom and set his dad on a path to self-destruction. Everything else about that fateful night is {Read More}

Cover Reveal! TS901 Dominion by Stacey Rourke & Tish Thawer

TS901: Dominion by Stacey Rourke & Tish Thawer Series: The TS901 Chronicles #2 Cover Designer: Qamber Designs Publication date: July 23rd 2018 Category: New Adult Genre: Dystopian Risen from their literal hole in the ground, Thia, Lance, and her ‘Maly’ brethren have escaped The Hive and now face a full-on war. Welcoming the distraction from her abysmal love life, Thia throws herself into training the troops and claiming Nary bases. Grateful to be of service again, Evan focuses on maneuvering {Read More}

Five Stars! Confessions of an Organ Donor by Shannon McCrimmon

Confessions of an Organ Donor by Shannon McCrimmon Publication: June 21st 2018 Category: YA Genre: Contemporary, Coming of Age Source: ARC provided by author in exchange for honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog The last time Trip Wentworth saw the inside of a public school he was six-years-old. Sadly, he’s spent the last twelve years with a private tutor, living the life of a recluse. He wants to fit in, but it’s not easy being the only {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Girl with More Than One Heart by Laura Geringer Bass

The Girl with More Than One Heart by Laura Geringer Bass Publication: April 17th 2018 by Harry N. Abrams Category: Middle Grade Genre: Contemporary, Death & Dying, Family, Growing Up *Purchase links support this blog There are times we all feel we need more than one heart to get through. When Briana’s father dies, she imagines she has a new heart growing inside her. It speaks to her in her Dad’s voice. Some of its commands are mysterious. Find Her! {Read More}

Four Stars for 7 Minutes in Heaven by Tracey Ward

7 Minutes in Heaven by Tracey Ward Publication: May 3rd 2018 Category: YA Genre: Mystery, Romance Source: Amazon My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog They say that when you die your brain stays active for 7 minutes. These are my minutes. It all ended with a boy. I thought it started with him too, but I’m beginning to wonder if I’m wrong. I wonder if I’ve been wrong about a lot of things. I have 7 minutes to figure {Read More}