Oct 24, 2013

Book Review: Charming by Elliott James

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Charming

#1 in Pax Arcana series

by Elliott James


Age: Adult
Genre: Urban Fantasy

Format: Ebook, 390 pages
Published On: September 24, 2013
Publisher: Orbit
Source: NetGalley

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First Sentence: There's a reason that we refer to being in love as being enchanted.

Oct 18, 2013

Book Review: Zenn Scarlett by Christian Schoon

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Zenn Scarlett

#1 in Zenn Scarlett series

by Christian Schoon


Age: Young Adult
Genre: Science Fiction

Format: Ebook, 304 pages
Published On: May 7, 2013
Publisher: Strange Chemistry
Source: NetGalley

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First Sentence: Wind clawed at the canvas tarp covering Zenn in the cargo bed of the ancient pickup truck.

Oct 16, 2013

Waiting On Wednesday: Defy by Sara B. Larson

Waiting On Wednesday Defy by Sara B. Larson

Each Wednesday, Jill from Breaking The Spine helps us share, discover and rave about books that we can't wait to read. And if you can't recognize the cover snippet above, the book I am waiting on this Wednesday is...

Oct 15, 2013

Book Review: Existence by Abbi Glines

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Existence

#1 in Existence Trilogy series

by Abbi Glines


Age: Young Adult
Genre: Paranormal, Romance

Format: Ebook, 161 pages
Published On: December 12, 2011
Publisher: Wild Child Publishing
Source: Purchased

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First Sentence: Don't look at him and he'll go away.

Oct 11, 2013

Book Review: For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana Peterfreund

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For Darkness Shows the Stars

#1 in For Darkness Shows the Stars series

by Diana Peterfreund


Age: Young Adult
Genre: Dystopia, Romance

Format: Ebook, 416 pages
Published On: June 12, 2012
Publisher: Balzer + Bray (imprint of HarperCollins)
Source: Purchased

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First Sentence: Dear Kai, My name is Elliot, and I am six years old and live in the big house.

Oct 10, 2013

Book Review: Undeadly by Michele Vail

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Undeadly

#1 in The Reaper Diaries series

by Michele Vail


Age: Young Adult
Genre: Paranormal, Zombies

Format: Ebook, 304 pages
Published On: December 1, 2012
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Source: NetGalley

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First Sentence: So, my... um, friend gave me a diary for my sixteenth birthday because, apparently, it's a necromancer tradition.

Oct 9, 2013

Waiting On Wednesday: Armada by Ernest Cline

Waiting On Wednesday Armada by Ernest Cline

Each Wednesday, Jill from Breaking The Spine helps us share, discover and rave about books that we can't wait to read. And if you can't recognize the cover snippet above, the book I am waiting on this Wednesday is...

Oct 8, 2013

Book Review: Parasite by Mira Grant

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Parasite

#1 in Parasitology series

by Mira Grant


Age: Adult
Genre: SciFi, Thriller

Format: Ebook, 608 pages
Published On: October 29, 2013
Publisher: Orbit
Source: NetGalley

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First Sentence: This is not the first thing I remember.

Oct 7, 2013

Book Review: The Crown Tower by Michael J. Sullivan

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The Crown Tower

#1 in The Riyria Chronicles series

by Michael J. Sullivan


Age: Adult
Genre: Fantasy

Format: Ebook, 416 pages
Published On: August 6, 2013
Publisher: Orbit
Source: NetGalley

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First Sentence: Hadrian Blackwater hadn't gone more than five steps off the ship before he was robbed.

Oct 3, 2013

Book Review: The Fairest of Them All by Carolyn Turgeon

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The Fairest of Them

by Carolyn Turgeon


Age: Adult
Genre: Fairy Tales

Format: Ebook, 288 pages
Published On: August 6, 2013
Publisher: Touchstone
Source: Edelweiss

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First Sentence: I was the girl with the long long hair, trapped in the tower.

Oct 2, 2013

Book Review: The Ruling Sea by Robert V.S. Redick

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The Ruling Sea

#2 in The Chathrand Voyage series

by Robert V.S. Redick


Age: Adult
Genre: Fantasy

Format: Ebook, 672 pages
Published On: December 28, 2010
Publisher: Del Rey (imprint of Random House)
Source: NetGalley

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First Sentence: The final, disastrous voyage of IMS Chathrand gave rise to many myths.

Sep 30, 2013

Playlist & Giveaway: When the World Was Flat (and we were in love) by Ingrid Jonach

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Today as part of the blog tour for When the World Was Flat (and we were in love) by Ingrid Jonach, you have an opportunity to:

  • find out more info about this original science fiction romance for young adults
  • check out awesome playlist made by author Ingrid Jonach
  • enter a giveaway for your chance to win a signed copy of this book and other awesome goodies

Jul 29, 2013

Book Review: Dancing with the Devil by Keri Arthur

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Dancing with the Devil

#1 in Nikki & Michael series

by Keri Arthur


Age: Adult
Genre: Urban Fantasy, Vampires

Format: Ebook, 352 pages
Published On: July 30, 2013
Publisher: Dell (imprint of Random House)
Source: Edelweiss

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First Sentence: Someone followed her.

Jul 19, 2013

Book Review: Glass Frost by Liz DeJesus

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Glass Frost

#2 in Bianca Frost series

by Liz DeJesus


Age: Young Adult
Genre: Fairy Tales, Fantasy

Format: Ebook, 220 pages
Published On: July 19, 2013
Publisher: Euterpe (imprint of Musa Publishing)
Source: Accepted review request

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First Sentence: Terrance was here.

Jul 17, 2013

Waiting On Wednesday: When the World was Flat (And We Were in Love) by Ingrid Jonach

Waiting On Wednesday When the World Was Flat (and we were in love) by Ingrid Jonach

Each Wednesday, Jill from Breaking The Spine helps us share, discover and rave about books that we can't wait to read. And if you can't recognize the cover snippet above, the book I am waiting on this Wednesday is...

Jul 15, 2013

Book Review: Scythe Does Matter by Gina X Grant

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Scythe Does Matter

#2 in The Reluctant Reaper series

by Gina X. Grant


Age: Adult
Genre: Urban Fantasy

Format: Ebook, 200 pages
Published On: July 15, 2013
Publisher: Pocket Star
Source: Edelweiss

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First Sentence: Sybil ordered Dante to go find me a glass of water, then plunked down on the bench beside me, her leg brushing against mine.

Jul 8, 2013

Book Review: Persephone by Kaitlin Bevis

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Persephone

#1 in Daughters of Zeus series

by Kaitlin Bevis


Age: Young Adult
Genre: Retelling, Mythology

Format: Ebook, 203 pages
Published On: July 5, 2012
Publisher: Musa Publishing
Source: Accepted review request

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First Sentence: "Persephone..."

Jul 6, 2013

Book Review: Cobweb Bride by Vera Nazarian

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Cobweb Bride

#1 in Cobweb Bride Trilogy series

by Vera Nazarian


Age: Adult
Genre: Historical Fantasy

Format: Ebook, 318 pages
Published On: June 22, 2013
Publisher: Leda (imprint of Norilana Books)
Source: NetGalley

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First Sentence: He came to them in the heart of winter, asking for his Cobweb Bride.

Jul 5, 2013

Book Review: The Thousand Names by Django Wexler

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The Thousand Names

#1 in The Shadow Campaigns series

by Django Wexler


Age: Adult
Genre: Fantasy

Format: Ebook, 544 pages
Published On: March 25,2012
Publisher: Roc (imprint of Penguin)
Source: Edelweiss

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First Sentence: The new supreme rulers of Khandar met in the old common room of the Justices, the cudgel-bearing peacekeepers and constabulary that were now the closest thing the city of Ashe-Katarion had to a civil authority.

Jul 1, 2013

Scary Realization About My Book Picking Habits

When I tried to make list of Top Ten Books I've Read So Far In 2013 I discovered one scary thing. I don't have that much books I have loved in 2013. To be more accurate there are 4 5-star books and 3 4.5-star books.

Captain Jack Sparrow WTF Confused

Jun 28, 2013

Kindle Freebies for 28. June 2013.

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Here are the latest Kindle Freebies. I hope there are not much repeats, since I have already a lot of posts it's hard to remember which ones were posted already. And, of course, if you are new to Kindle Freebies madness, don't forget to check out freebies from previous weeks, because a lot of them are still free. ;)

Jun 27, 2013

Book Review: Altered - Revelations of the Evolved by Shawnda Currie

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Altered - Revelations of the Evolved

#1 in The Evolved Trilogy series

by Shawnda Currie


Age: Young Adult
Genre: Paranormal, Time Travel

Format: Ebook, 214 pages
Published On: March 25,2012
Publisher: Flea Circus Books
Source: Accepted review request

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First Sentence: I knew why I was going.

Jun 25, 2013

Book Review: Wait for You by J. Lynn

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Wait for You

#1 in Wait for You series

by J. Lynn


Age: Adult
Genre: Contemporary Romance

Format: Ebook, 331 pages
Published On: April 2, 2013
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Source: Edelweiss

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First Sentence: There were two things in life that scared the ever-loving crap out of me.

Jun 22, 2013

A Feast for a Bookworm: Week #25 in 2013

A Feast for a Bookworm

A Feast for a Bookworm is weekly post on Bookworm Dreams blog highlighting new books that I either purchased, borrowed, received for review or on a giveaway.

What is the difference between this post and Stacking The Shelves hosted by Tynga's Reviews? None, whatsoever. But I thought that my post deserved some original title. And this is what my husband and me came up with. :)

Something a little bit different this time:

Jun 21, 2013

Kindle Freebies for 21. June 2013.

Yay kindle freebies

I don't know if it's just my bad luck or most Kindle Freebies are duplicates from previous weeks. Still here are some new ones I managed to find...

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