Stacking the Shelves (27)

Posted September 21, 2013 by Christy / 9 Comments

  Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews that allows us to show what goodies that we got during the week.   Here’s my haul:     Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock by Matthew Quick (Traded)     Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell (Kindle Edition)   The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black (Kindle Edition)   For Review:   Countdown by Michelle Rowen (Netgalley)     What did you get this week?        

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Book Review | Apollyon by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Posted September 20, 2013 by Christy / 2 Comments

Series: Covenant # 4 Format: ARC Source: Traded Publisher: Spencer Hill Press Publication Date: April 4, 2013 Pages: 344 Goodreads | Amazon     Fate isn’t something to mess with… and now, neither is Alex. Alex has always feared two things: losing herself in the Awakening and being placed on the Elixir. But love has always been stronger than Fate, and Aiden St. Delphi is willing to make war on the gods—and Alex herself—to bring her back. The gods have killed thousands and could destroy entire cities in their quest to stop Seth from taking Alex’s power and becoming the all-powerful God Killer. But breaking Alex’s connection to Seth isn’t the only problem. There are a few pesky little loopholes […]

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Waiting on Wednesday (23)

Posted September 18, 2013 by Christy / 4 Comments

  Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that allows us to spotlight upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating.   Here’s my pick this week:   How to Love by Katie Cotugno   Expected Publication Date: October 1, 2013     From Goodreads:   Before: Reena Montero has loved Sawyer LeGrande for as long as she can remember: as natural as breathing, as endless as time. But he’s never seemed to notice that Reena even exists…until one day, impossibly, he does. Reena and Sawyer fall in messy, complicated love. But then Sawyer disappears from their humid Florida town without a word, leaving a devastated—and pregnant—Reena behind. After: Almost three years have passed, and there’s […]

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Book Review | Team Human by Justine Larbalestier & Sarah Rees Brennan

Posted September 16, 2013 by Christy / 2 Comments

Format: ARC Source: Traded Publisher: HarperTeen Publication Date: July 2012 Pages: 344 Goodreads | Amazon   Readers who love vampire romances will be thrilled to devour Team Human by Justine Larbalestier and Sarah Rees Brennan. Team Human celebrates and parodies the Twilight books, as well as other classics in the paranormal romance genre. Mel is horrified when Francis Duvarney, arrogant, gorgeous, and undead, starts at her high school. Mel’s best friend, Cathy, immediately falls for the vampire. Cathy is determined to be with him forever, even if having him turn her could inadvertently make her a zombie. And Mel is equally determined to prove to her BFF that Francis is no good, braving the city’s vampire district and kissing a […]

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Deal Discoveries (6)

Posted September 15, 2013 by Christy / 2 Comments

  I know I just posted a bunch of great Kindle deals last weekend but I found a BUNCH more (Including my favorite series EVER!).    I actually thought about waiting until next weekend to post them, but I start school tomorrow so I thought I would just go ahead and post them just in case I don’t get a chance this week.   All of these are currently 5.99 and under   Clicking the link will take you to Amazon   The Books:     The Prices:   Altered by Jennifer Rush – 4.99 A Beautiful Dark by Jocelyn Davies – 2.99 Embrace by Jessica Shirvington – 2.99 Entice by Jessica Shirvington – 2.99 The Collector by Victoria Scott – […]

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Stacking the Shelves (26)

Posted September 14, 2013 by Christy / 10 Comments

  Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.  This meme allows us to showcase what books we got during the week.     Here’s my haul:     The Burning Sky by Sherry Thomas  – ARC & Hand Balm (Won – Thanks Epic Reads!!)     Kindle Books:     Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell   Ten by Gretchen McNeil   How Zoe Made Her Dreams (Mostly) Come True by Sarah Strohmeyer     What did you get this week?    

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CBA Discussion | Deciding What To Read

Posted September 13, 2013 by Christy / 9 Comments

I don’t know about you, but most of the time I have a hard time trying to choose what book to read next.  It usually takes me a while to decide if I should read a review book or if I should read one that has been sitting on my shelf for over a year?      Most of the time, I would decide to read one of my review booksbefore I would pick up one off of my TBR shelf, since I try to let my review books take priority over the books that I have purchased myself.  But I have been letting my review books take priority for so long that this has created kind of a problem for me.  […]

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Book Review | Six Months Later by Natalie D. Richards

Posted September 12, 2013 by Christy / 4 Comments

      Format: e-ARC Source: Netgalley Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire Publication Date: October 1, 2013 Pages: 336 Goodreads | Amazon   Chloe didn’t think about it much when she nodded off in study hall on that sleepy summer day. But when she wakes up, snow is on the ground and she can’t remember the last six months of her life. Before, she’d been a mediocre student. Now, she’s on track for valedictorian and being recruited by Ivy League schools. Before, she never had a chance with super jock Blake. Now he’s her boyfriend. Before, she and Maggie were inseparable. Now her best friend won’t speak to her. What happened to her? And why can’t she remember? What if you went […]

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Book Review | Origin by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Posted September 11, 2013 by Christy / 2 Comments

  Series: Lux # 4 Format: Paperback Source: Purchased Publisher: Entangled Publishing Publication Date: August 27, 2013 Pages: 364 Goodreads | Amazon         Daemon will do anything to get Katy back. After the successful but disastrous raid on Mount Weather, he’s facing the impossible. Katy is gone. Taken. Everything becomes about finding her. Taking out anyone who stands in his way? Done. Burning down the whole world to save her? Gladly. Exposing his alien race to the world? With pleasure. All Katy can do is survive. Surrounded by enemies, the only way she can come out of this is to adapt. After all, there are sides of Daedalus that don’t seem entirely crazy, but the group’s goals […]

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