Waiting on Wednesday (18)

Posted July 3, 2013 by Christy / 2 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that showcases books that we are eagerly anticipating.   My Waiting on Wednesday pick this week is: Frozen by Melissa de la Cruz & Michael Johnston Expected Publication Date: September 17, 2013 From Goodreads: From New York Times bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston comes this remarkable first book in a spellbinding new series about the dawn of a new kind of magic. Welcome to New Vegas, a city once covered in bling, now blanketed in ice. Like much of the destroyed planet, the place knows only one temperature—freezing. But some things never change. The diamond in the ice desert is still a 24-hour hedonistic […]

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Deal Discoveries (2)

Posted July 2, 2013 by Christy / 0 Comments

Here’s a couple of great deals that I found on Amazon. All of these Kindle books are CURRENTLY 4.99 or under    Also, I found some great paperback and hardcover books on sale so I thought I would include them as well. Happy Reading! 

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Top Ten Tuesday (7)

Posted July 2, 2013 by Christy / 8 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish This weeks topic is Top 10 most intimidating books Here’s my list in no particular order: 1. Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowling  – I feel like the only person in the world that hasn’t read this series or watched the movies.  I have yet to pick this up just because I’m afraid that I will be the only person EVER who does not like it.  Maybe Eventually I will get brave and give it a try. 2. The Host by Stephanie Meyer – The thing that intimidates me about this book is its size.  I’m the type of person that kind of gets bored […]

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Freedom to Read Giveaway Hop

Posted July 2, 2013 by Christy / 3 Comments

This giveaway hop is hosted by Bookhounds and I Am A Reader, Not A Writer and it runs from July 2nd until 11:59 PM on July 9th.  Winner will be chosen on July 10th using Random.Org.  Winner will have 48 hours to respond to my email or I will choose another winner. This giveaway is US only Be sure to check out my giveaway policy before entering.  You can find it HERE What can you win: One person will send me their top 3 choices from my For Sale/Trade list, I will then pick one book and surprise them with it.  Just enter below and then hop on over to the other blogs participating.  Loading…

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Review: This is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith

Posted June 30, 2013 by Christy / 2 Comments

Format: Hardcover   Source: Library   Publication Date: April 2nd, 2013   Publisher: Poppy   Pages: 416   Goodreads Link: HERE   Buy this book: Amazon From Goodreads:   If fate sent you an email, would you answer? When teenage movie star Graham Larkin accidentally sends small town girl Ellie O’Neill an email about his pet pig, the two seventeen-year-olds strike up a witty and unforgettable correspondence, discussing everything under the sun, except for their names or backgrounds. Then Graham finds out that Ellie’s Maine hometown is the perfect location for his latest film, and he decides to take their relationship from online to in-person. But can a star as famous as Graham really start a relationship with an ordinary […]

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Stacking the Shelves (16)

Posted June 29, 2013 by Christy / 18 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: Unravel Me by Tarereh Mafi (Traded) Reboot by Amy Tintera (Traded) The Rules for Disappearing by Ashley Elston (Traded) Nobody But Us by Kristin Halbrook (Traded) Dark Star by Bethany Frenette (Won from Armchair BEA) Burn Bright by Bethany Frenette (Won from Armchair BEA) Born of Illusion by Teri Brown (Won from Jenna Does Books) Requiem by Lauren Oliver (Traded) For Review:   The Truth About Letting Go by Leigh Talbert Moore (Netgalley) This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales (Netgalley) What did you get this week? 

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Review: The Elite by Kiera Cass

Posted June 28, 2013 by Christy / 1 Comment

Series: The Selection #2 Format: ARC Source: Traded via YA Book Exchange Pages: 323 Publisher: HarperTeen Publication Date: April 23, 2013 Goodreads link: HERE Buy this book: Amazon From Goodreads: The hotly-anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestseller The Selection. Thirty-five girls came to the palace to compete in the Selection. All but six have been sent home. And only one will get to marry Prince Maxon and be crowned princess of Illea. America still isn’t sure where her heart lies. When she’s with Maxon, she’s swept up in their new and breathless romance, and can’t dream of being with anyone else. But whenever she sees Aspen standing guard around the palace, and is overcome with memories of the […]

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Trendy Taglines (1)

Posted June 27, 2013 by Christy / 1 Comment

  Trendy Taglines is a weekly meme hosted by Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian   Here’s a couple of taglines that grabbed my attention     What are some of your favorite taglines?

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Waiting on Wednesday (17)

Posted June 26, 2013 by Christy / 3 Comments

  Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that showcases books that we are eagerly anticipating.   My Waiting on Wednesday pick this week is:   Frigid by J. Lynn (Jennifer L. Armentrout)   Expected publication date: July 30, 2013   For twenty-one-year-old Sydney, being in love with Kyler isn’t anything new. They’d been best friends ever since he pushed her down on the playground and she made him eat a mud pie. Somewhere over the years, she fell for him and fell hard. The big problem with that? Kyler puts the ‘man’ in man-whore. He’s never stayed with a girl longer than a few nights, and with it being their last year in college, […]

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Top Ten Tuesday (6)

Posted June 25, 2013 by Christy / 9 Comments

  Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish   This weeks topic is Top 10 Books I’ve read so far in 2013.    Here’s my list:     Golden by Jessi Kirby ( Goodreads / My Review )   Dare You To by Katie McGarry ( Goodreads / My Review )   With All My Soul by Rachel Vincent ( Goodreads / My Review )   The Selection by Kiera Cass ( Goodreads / My Review )   The Elite by Kiera Cass ( Goodreads ) *Review Coming Soon   The Fault in Our Stars by John Green ( Goodreads / My Review )   My Life After Now by Jessica Verdi ( Goodreads […]

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