Book Blast & Giveaway! The Broken One by Christine H. Bailey

The Broken One by Christine H. Bailey Publication: April 5th 2016 Category: YA Genre: Contemporary *Purchase links support this blog What becomes of the girl left behind after the tragic death of her best friend? Sixteen-year-old Farris Sloan is picking up the pieces after the untimely death of her best friend Kelsey. But even one year later, Farris can’t seem to find “normal” again—not until Lane Evans pops back into her life and pushes her to face reality. When he {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! Concealed by Christina Bauer

Concealed by Christina Bauer Series: Beholder #2 Publication: October 25th 2016 Category: YA Genre: Paranormal *Purchase links support this blog As a Grand Mistress Necromancer, Elea’s a witch who commands the ultimate power over spirit and bone. It’s magic that she’ll need in order to stop the Vicomte Gaspard from killing her Sisters by draining their magic along with their life force. To find and free her fellow witches, Elea must venture into some of the most dangerous places in {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! In the Beginning: Dark Retellings of Biblical Tales

In the Beginning: Dark Retellings of Biblical Tales by Various authors Publication: October 25th 2016 Category: YA Genre: Dark, Contemporary *Purchase links support this blog Eight authors come together to build a powerful collection of dark young adult short stories inspired by the mysteries, faith, and darkness found within the Bible. Old Testament and New Testament, iconic and obscure figures alike are illuminated, explored, and re-envisioned throughout this charity anthology from Month9Books. IN THE BEGINNING, ed. Laureen Cantwell and Georgia {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Reaping by Shirley Anne Edwards

The Reaping by Shirley Anne Edwards Publication: October 2nd 2016 Category: YA Genre: Horror *Purchase links support this blog The quaint village where Adela Jane lives is surrounded by fear. At night, a centuries old green mist covers the land and controls the animals within the forest. Lately, Adela feels someone or something is following her every move. Unbeknownst to her, the mist waits for the perfect moment to make her his. Adela feels trapped by her small town life {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! McGrave’s Hotel by Steve Bryant

McGrave’s Hotel by Steve Bryant Publication: October 11th 2016 Category: Middle Grade Genre: Paranormal *Purchase links support this blog It’s 1936, and nearly twelve-year-old JAMES ELLIOTT is a bellhop at McGrave’s Hotel, there a year since the night his parents died while on a spy mission into Nazi Germany. JAMES craves a goodbye message from his parents, but is distracted by troublesome guests who require his help. Assistance with locating a missing and priceless mummy, wrangling mutant spiders, and attaching {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Destined by E.J. Mellow

The Destined by EJ Mellow Series: Dreamland #3 Publication: October 17th 2016 Category: New Adult Genre: Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog I searched for you in the stars tonight. But I found none that burned as bright as you. —Part of a letter from Dev to Molly With the loss of Terra’s greatest weapon, the war against darkness escalates rapidly, and time is on no one’s side. While Dev struggles to keep his home and hope alive, Molly and {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Harvesting Series by Melanie Karsak

I fell in love with The Harvesting immediately the first time I read it in 2013. Melanie Karsak is brilliant. I promise. If you haven’t started this series, you’re missing out. This isn’t just any horror/zombie book. There’s so much more to the story. Check out my five star review and have a look at the original cover for the book. The Harvesting by Melanie Karsak Series: The Harvesting #1 Publication: October 14th 2016 Category: Adult Genre: Urban Fantasy, Horror, {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! A Bond of Venom and Magic by Karen Tomlinson

A Bond of Venom and Magic by Karen Tomlinson Series: The Goddess and the Guardians #1 Publication: October 14th 2016 Category: YA Genre: Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog The Wraith Lord is hunting; his prize, the key to unleashing darkness and Chaos upon the eight Kingdoms. For Diamond Gillon the war raging in the south seems a remote danger until her home is brutally attacked. Having lost everything she holds dear, Diamond is catapulted into a terrifying new world {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! Girl in the Shadows by Gwenda Bond

Girl in the Shadows by Gwenda Bond Series: Girl on a Wire #2 Publication: July 5th 2016 by Skyscape Category: YA Genre: Fantasy *Purchase links support this blog Eighteen-year-old Moira Mitchell grew up in the shadows of Vegas’s stage lights while her father’s career as a magician soared. More than anything, Moira wants to be a magician too, but her father is dead set against her pursuing magic. When an invitation to join the Cirque American mistakenly falls into Moira’s {Read More}

#16DABash I am Drums by Mike Grosso

I am Drums by Mike Grosso Publication: September 6th 2016 by Clarion Books Category: Middle Grade Genre: Contemporary, Music *Purchase links support this blog Sam knows she wants to be a drummer. But she doesn’t know how to afford a drum kit, or why budget cuts end her school’s music program, or why her parents argue so much, or even how to explain her dream to other people. But drums sound all the time in Sam’s head, and she’d do {Read More}

#16DaBash The Peculiar Haunting of Thelma Bee by Erin Petti

Squee! Another fabulous middle grade book. I love MG! The Peculiar Haunting of Thelma Bee by Erin Petti Publication: September 6th 2016 by Mighty Press Category: Middle Grade Genre: Paranormal *Purchase links support this blog Eleven-year-old Thelma Bee is never bored. In fact, she has curiosity and adventure in her blood. She spends her time running science experiments, practicing Spanish, and daydreaming about exotic landscapes. But Thelma gets more than she bargained for when a strange woman sells a jewelry {Read More}

Excerpt & Giveaway! Legacy by Ellery A. Kane

This sounds awesome! I can’t wait to read it. Read the synopsis and the excerpt and let’s discuss in the comments below. 🙂 Legacy by Ellery A. Kane Series: Legacy #1 Publication: September 5th 2014 by Balboa Press Category: YA Genre: Dystopian *Purchase links support this blog How do you want to feel today? In 2041, the choice is yours. San Francisco is deserted, the Bay Bridge bombed, and the BART subway trains grounded. The Guardians, members of an elite {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Race Girl by Leigh Hutton

Race Girl by Leigh Hutton Publication: April 3rd 2016 Category: YA Genre: Contemporary, Romance My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Fresh on the heels of Michelle Payne’s historic Melbourne Cup win, comes a blockbuster Australian story about a Queensland girl and the ‘race that stops a nation’ . . . Tully Athens has always dreamed of following in the footsteps of her hero Michelle Payne. Of living up to the Athens name and becoming the third generation of women {Read More}

Book Blast & Giveaway! The Star Series by Jessie Lane & ML Pahl

The Burning StarJessie Lane, M.L. Pahl(Star, #1)Genres: Paranormal, Young Adult Seventeen-year-old Kay’s journey of a lifetime started in the woods where she met a beautiful man … along with a monster. The chance encounter led her to an unbelievable world that shouldn’t have existed, a place where myths and fairytales were real and, in some cases, deadly. Kay knew she would have to brave this new world if she hoped to find a cure for her terminal cancer. With a {Read More}

#16DABash Poppy Mayberry, The Monday by Jennie K Brown

I must say that I am DYING to get my hands on a copy of this debut novel by Jennie K Brown! I love when I discover an author who has totally original ideas and knows how to execute them. Don’t disappoint me now, Jennie. 😉 Ok, let me show you what I’m babbling on about…. Poppy Mayberry, The Monday by Jennie K Brown Series: Nova Kids #1 Publication: September 13th 2016 Category: Middle Grade Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal, Magic *Purchase {Read More}