Stacking the Shelves (14)

Posted June 15, 2013 by Christy / 20 Comments

  Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews that showcases what books we have got the past week. Here’s what I got this week:   The Elite by Kiera Cass (Traded) Imaginary Girls by Nova Ren Suma (Traded) Black City by Elizabeth Richards (Traded)    For Review:     Where the Stars Still Shine by Trish Doller (Netgalley) Crown of Midnight by Sarah J Maas (Netgalley) Wild Cards by Simone Elkeles (Netgalley) Addicted To You by Krista & Becca Ritchie     What books did you get this week?    

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Deal Discoveries

Posted June 13, 2013 by Christy / 0 Comments

Hi Everyone! I was searching for some good Kindle books and I found a TON of great deals so I thought I would share them with you 😀 All of the books listed below are CURRENTLY $4.99 or under on Kindle: *Please remember that I am an Amazon Affiliate and if you buy through the Amazon Links a VERY small percentage comes back to Christy’s Book Addiction.  This will be used for future giveaways.                                                               Happy Reading!

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Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

Posted June 12, 2013 by Christy / 5 Comments

Series: The Selection # 1 Format: Paperback Source: Bought Publisher: Harper Collins USA Publication Date: April 24, 2012 Pages: 327 Goodreads Link: HERE Buy this book: Amazon   From Goodreads: For thirty-five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to escape the life laid out for them since birth. To be swept up in a world of glittering gowns and priceless jewels. To live in the palace and compete for the heart of the gorgeous Prince Maxon. But for America Singer, being Selected is a nightmare. It means turning her back on her secret love with Aspen, who is a caste below her. Leaving her home to enter a fierce competition for a crown she doesn’t […]

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Waiting on Wednesday (15)

Posted June 12, 2013 by Christy / 5 Comments

  Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that showcases books that we are eagerly anticpating. My Waiting on Wednesday pick this week is:   Breaking Glass by Lisa Amowitz   Expected Publication Date: July 9, 2013 by Spencer Hill Press     Summary From Goodreads:   On the night seventeen-year-old Jeremy Glass winds up in the hospital with a broken leg and a blood alcohol level well above the legal limit, his secret crush, Susannah, disappears. When he begins receiving messages from her from beyond the grave, hes not sure whether they’re real or if he’s losing his grip on reality. Clue by clue, he gets closer to unraveling the mystery, and soon realizes he […]

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Top Ten Tuesday (4): Top Beach Reads

Posted June 11, 2013 by Christy / 5 Comments

  Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish   This weeks topic is Top 10 Beach Reads.  Here’s my list in no particular order: 1. My Life Next Door by Huntley Fitzpatrick   2. Obsidian by Jennifer L Armentrout     3. Crash by Nicole Williams     4. First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones     5. Sweet Evil by Wendy Higgins     6. Born at Midnight by C.C. Hunter     7. Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins     8. Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire     9. Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins     10. From What I Remember by Stacy Kramer     […]

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Review: Dare You To by Katie McGarry

Posted June 9, 2013 by Christy / 2 Comments

Series: Pushing the Limits #2 Format: E-ARC from Netgalley Pages: 480 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Publication Date: May 28, 2013 Goodreads Link: HERE Buy this book: Amazon From Goodreads: Ryan lowers his lips to my ear. “Dance with me, Beth.” “No.” I whisper the reply. I hate him and I hate myself for wanting him to touch me again…. “I dare you…” If anyone knew the truth about Beth Risk’s home life, they’d send her mother to jail and seventeen-year-old Beth who knows where. So she protects her mom at all costs. Until the day her uncle swoops in and forces Beth to choose between her mom’s freedom and her own happiness. That’s how Beth finds herself living with an aunt […]

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Stacking the Shelves (13)

Posted June 8, 2013 by Christy / 8 Comments

  Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews that showcases what books we have got the past week.   Here’s what I got this week:     Pivot Point by Kasie West (Traded via YA Book Exchange) Then You Were Gone by Lauren Strasnick (Traded via YA Book Exchange) The Ghost and The Goth by Stacey Kade (Library) Insignia by S.J. Kincaid (Library) This is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer Smith (Library) What’s Left of Me by Kat Zhang (Library)   E-Book from Library:     My Life After Now by Jessica Verdi   Bought on Kindle:   Stealing Parker by Miranda Kenneally       What did you get this week? ************************

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Review: Golden by Jessi Kirby

Posted June 7, 2013 by Christy / 4 Comments

Format: Hardcover Pages: 288 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books Publication Date: May 14, 2013 Goodreads Link: HERE Buy this Book: Amazon From Goodreads: Seventeen-year-old Parker Frost has never taken the road less traveled. Valedictorian and quintessential good girl, she’s about to graduate high school without ever having kissed her crush or broken the rules. So when fate drops a clue in her lap—one that might be the key to unraveling a town mystery—she decides to take a chance. Julianna Farnetti and Shane Cruz are remembered as the golden couple of Summit Lakes High—perfect in every way, meant to be together forever. But Julianna’s journal tells a different story—one of doubts about Shane and a forbidden romance with an older, artistic […]

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Book Blitz & Giveaway: PODs by Michelle Pickett

Posted June 6, 2013 by Christy / 0 Comments

PODs by Michelle K. Pickett Release Date: 06/24/13 Publisher: Spencer Hill Press Paperback/ebook 312 pages Summary from Goodreads: Seventeen-year-old Eva is a chosen one. Chosen to live, while others meet a swift and painful death from an incurable virus so lethal, a person is dead within days of symptoms emerging. In the POD system, a series of underground habitats built by the government, she waits with the other chosen for the deadly virus to claim those above. Separated from family and friends, it’s in the PODs she meets David. And while true love might not conquer all, it’s a balm for the broken soul. After a year, scientists believe the population has died, and without living hosts, so has the virus. […]

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Waiting on Wednesday (14)

Posted June 5, 2013 by Christy / 4 Comments

  Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that showcases books that we are eagerly anticpating. My Waiting on Wednesday pick this week is:   All Our Pretty Songs by Sarah McCarry   Expected Publication Date: July 30, 2013 by St. Martin’s Griffin     From Goodreads:   The first book in an exciting YA trilogy, this is the story of two best friends on the verge of a terrifying divide when they begin to encounter a cast of strange and mythical characters. Set against the lush, magical backdrop of the Pacific Northwest, two inseparable best friends who have grown up like sisters—the charismatic, mercurial, and beautiful Aurora and the devoted, soulful, watchful narrator—find their […]

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