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

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 Review: Kiss Me Hard Before You Go by Shannon McCrimmon

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 Review & Giveaway! Quickbane by Chelsea Starling

Quickbane by Chelsea Starling Publication date: June 13th 2014 Category: YA Genre: Fantasy Source: Ebook provided by author in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Jesobel Vine wants nothing more than to be a typical Pyxian teenager. She wants to ride her horse, Firefly, shoot her bow, and fall in love with her dreamy best friend, Glyn. But Jesobel is marked not only as the future Royal Starkeeper of Pyxis, but as the Heart {Read More}

Review & Giveaway! Coral & Bone by Tiffany Daune

Coral & Bone by Tiffany Daune Publication date: July 1st 2014 by Jester Ink Press Category: YA Genre: Paranormal Source: eARC provided by author in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Halen knows the sparks igniting under her fingertips are dangerous. She has spent her entire life trying to quell the tingly feelings that make her destroy things, but now that she is back in Rockaway Beach, where she watched her father drown, the {Read More}

Book Review & Giveaway! Falling into Place by Amy Zhang

Falling into Place by Amy Zhang Publication date: September 9th 2014 by Greenwillow books Category: YA Genre: Contemporary Source: ARC provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog On the day Liz Emerson tries to die, they had reviewed Newton’s laws of motion in physics class. Then, after school, she put them into practice by running her Mercedes off the road. Why? Why did Liz Emerson decide that the world would be {Read More}

Book Review: Induction (Time of Death) by Shana Festa

Induction by Shana Festa Series: Time of Death Publication date: May 27th 2014 by Permuted Press Category: Adult Genre: Horror, Zombies Source: Personal purchase My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog When no one or nowhere is safe, where do you go to escape the monsters? In a few short days, 37 year old Emma Rossi’s hard work will finally pay off. She will don her cap and gown and graduate with a degree in nursing, but not before she {Read More}

Book Review: From the Wreckage by Michele G. Miller

From the Wreckage by Michele G. Miller Publication date: June 12th 2014 Category: YA Genre: Contemporary, Drama Source: Personal purchase My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Get your copy FREE on Amazon! “In a matter of minutes on a Friday night, I lost my school, my identity, the security of my first love, the personality of my sweet fearless brother, my best friend, my town, everything as I knew it. Everything changed.” “Minutes – that’s all it takes to {Read More}

Book Review: Under Different Stars by Amy Bartol

Under Different Stars by Amy Bartol Series: Kricket #1 Publication date: December 19th 2013 Category: YA Genre: Science Fiction, Romance Source: Personal Purchase My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog All she wants is a home, but can she find one…UNDER DIFFERENT STARS Kricket Hollowell is normally not one to wish upon stars; she believes they’re rarely in her favor. Well versed at dodging caseworkers from Chicago’s foster care system, the past few years on her own have made Kricket {Read More}

Book Review: 100 Days in Deadland by Rachel Aukes

100 Days in Deadland by Rachel Aukes Series: Deadland #1 Publication date: August 1st 2013 by Surprisingly Adequate Publishing Category: Adult Genre: Horror, Zombies Source: Personal Purchase My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog The world ended on a Thursday. In one day, the world succumbed to a pestilence that decimated the living. In its place rose a new species: vicious, gruesome, wandering monsters with an insatiable hunger for the living. There is no government, no shelter. Still in her {Read More}

Release Day Review & Giveaway! Extraction by Stephanie Diaz

Extraction by Stephanie Diaz Series: Extraction #1 Publication date: July 22nd 2014 by St. Martin’s Griffin Category: YA Genre: Dystopian, Science Fiction Source: eARC from publisher/NetGalley My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog “Welcome to Extraction testing.” Clementine has spent her whole life preparing for her sixteenth birthday, when she’ll be tested for Extraction in the hopes of being sent from the planet Kiel’s toxic Surface to the much safer Core, where people live without fear or starvation. When she {Read More}

Book Review: The Luckiest by Wendy Owens

The Luckiest by Wendy Owens Series: Stubborn Love #3 Publication date: July 10th 2014 by Four Bean Soup Publishing Category: New Adult Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Author, in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Once upon a time Mackenzie Phillips thought she’d found her happily ever after. She had married her high school sweetheart and had started her perfect family. But one tragic night Mac’s perfect life was ripped away from her, leaving her {Read More}

Review: The Demon Notebook by Erika McGann

The Demon Notebook by Erika McGann Publication date: June 3rd, 2014 by Sourcebooks Jabberwocky Category: Middle Grade Genre: Fantasy Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog For Grace and her four best friends, magic is just harmless fun—until it’s not… Things have gone wrong for Grace, Jenny, Rachel, Adie, and Una. Very wrong. A freak snowstorm stranded the whole school, the history teacher’s gone bonkers, and their notebook has taken {Read More}

Review: The Casquette Girls by Alys Arden

The Casquette Girls by Alys Arden Publication date: October 31st 2013 Category: YA Genre: Paranormal Source: Author in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog After the Storm of the Century rips apart New Orleans, Adele Le Moyne and her father are among the first to return to the city following the mandatory evacuation. Adele wants nothing more than for life to return to normal, but with the silent city resembling a mold-infested war zone, {Read More}

Review: My Daylight Monsters by Sarah Dalton

My Daylight Monsters by Sarah Dalton Series: Mary Hades #0.5 (novella) Publication date: October 2013 Category: YA Genre: Horror, Paranormal, Thriller Source: eARC received by author in exchange for an honest review My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog I always thought my demons came out in the day, rather than at night. I’ve never been scared of the dark. I’ve only ever been scared of real things: getting ill, having injections, physical pain… death. Those are my monsters, not {Read More}

Review: Zombie Attack: Army of the Dead by Devan Sagliani

Zombie Attack: Army of the Dead by Devan Sagliani Series: Zombie Attack #2 Publication date: May 27th 2014 by Permuted Press Category: YA Genre: Horror, Zombies Source: eARC provided by author in exchange for an honest review. My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Xander MacNamara’s adventure continues when he is placed in charge of a civilian colony outside Barstow. He and his young wife, Felicity Jane, are forced to deal with the daily grind of reconstruction, the constant menace {Read More}