Showing posts from September, 2012

The Last Year Blog Tour: Whispers in Autumn by Trisha Leigh Book Review and Giveaway!

Hi everyone! I hope you're all doing alright. I know I haven't been posting much these past few months because of a few real life obligations but I'm back! I'm here to feature and review The Last Year Series by Ms. Trisha Leigh. I'm posting my review for the first book of the series entitled Whispers in Autumn. I haven't read the second book, Winter Omens yet but I will post the review for it as soon as I finish reading it. This lovely tour was organized by AToMR Tours.  Paperback: 418 pages Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (July 20, 2012) Language: English ISBN-10: 1475235941 ISBN-13: 978-1475235944
Book Blurb:

In 2015, a race of alien Others conquered Earth. They enslaved humanity not by force, but through an aggressive mind control that turned people into contented, unquestioning robots.

Except sixteen-year-old Althea isn’t content at all, and she doesn’t need the mysterious note inside her locket to tell her she’s Something Else. It al…

Blog Tour: Review and Giveaway: The Broken Destiny (Broken #1) by Calyle Labuschagne

Hi guys! I hope you're all doing okay. I'm here to feature and review a book by Ms. Carlyle Labuschagne entitled The Broken Destiny. This post is actually late because I was really sick these past few days and I couldn't post it on time. (Still sick but a bit better now) I'm really really sorry for that, Ms. Carlyle Labuschagne.
An amazing new sci-fi series begins with The Broken Destiny: Book One of The Broken Series.
Ava's People have been exiled to Planet Poseidon, where through a series of horrific events, Ava discovers that their existence has been fabricated by The Council, And She has a Destiny that could save them. Her Soul is a secret weapon that has been lost to an ancient race. To fulfill her destiny Ava needs to go through a series of "changes" that will reveal her true purpose. Throughout her journey she will become what she hates in order to save the ones she loves. And through it all she will find herself - for that is her Destiny, to rise ab…

Blog Tour: Author Guest Post and Giveaway: What Kills Me by Wynne Channing

Hi my loves! I'm back with another blog tour! We have a  guest in here for today. We have Ms. Wynne Channing, the author of What Kills Me. Now, let's see what Ms Wynne Channing have for all of us.

Title: When a giant film production company takes apart your novel, what do you do?

Thank you so much to Journey With Books for renting me this space on her great blog to chat a little about giving and receiving criticism.
“You should attempt to veil your petty jealousy over not being nearly as kind, talented or beautiful as [actress]."
I got smacked with this message from a movie distributor after I wrote an obviously less than positive critique of his film. As part of my job at a national newspaper in Canada, I write movie reviews. I re-read that message several times, until the sting went away and then I swallowed the note (not literally — though eating paper is probably more pleasant than getting criticism).
According to Anthony Lane, the film critic at The New Yorker, the task of…

Celebrating Bloggers Blog Hop! $50 Amazon Voucher and $50 for your Chosen Charity Giveaway!

Hi guys! Today, I'm discussing why I decided to be a blogger. At first, I was hesitant. I didn't know the first thing to do but I sucked up my fears and and put myself out because I really love books. I think it became my escape from real life. When reading books I get to be whoever I want to be. I get to live different lives and I get to experience things I will never experience in my own real life. It was really good. It was exciting! 
And because of my love for books I created this blog. It wasn't easy at first, it's still not easy till now but I got used to it. I created this blog because I wanted to show my love for books. I wanted to show how much I appreciate the authors for creating these books for us readers. 
It's not easy being a blogger. You need to be really dedicated to maintain a blog. I still have some hardships when it comes to meeting schedules and the high demands of being a blogger because sometimes real life has to come first, but even though it&…

Blog Tour: Promo and Giveaway: Dreamwalker (Persephone's League of Immortals #1) by Andrea Heltsley

Hi guys! I'm back with another fun blog tour! This time, I'm featuring a book entitled Dreamwalker which is written by Ms. Andrea Heltsley. We all get to see what this magical book is all about. There's also a giveaway waiting for all of you down below.
This tour was organized by AToMR Blog Tours.

My review for this book will be posted within this week.
Publication Date: May 30 2012 ISBN/EAN13: 0985322438 / 9780985322434 Page Count: 434 Language: English Genre: Fiction / Fantasy / Paranormal
Book Blurb:
Noel Kennedy lost her boyfriend, her job and her dignity all in one week. Then something happened and she began to dream of this stranger she had never met. She couldn’t resist the man of her dreams named Jared especially when she met him in real life. Entranced, she slowly unraveled a world she was meant to stay out of. Her life was not what she thought it was once a sexy Boone stepped into the mix and shook things up. Can she escape a life of servitude or immortality for a chance …

Dark Summer (The Witchling Trilogy Book 1) by Lizzy Ford Release Day Party! Plus! A Kindle Fire and Autographed Book Giveaway!

Hi everyone! I'm back! This time I'm here for a Release Day Party! Just read on to know more about the first book of THE WITCHLING TRILOGY entitled DARK SUMMER written by Ms. Lizzy Ford. Join the party to get a chance to win lots of prizes! Dark Summer (Book I, Witchling Trilogy)A girl with a broken past and a dark secret. A boy with a twisted future and no second chances. When they meet, it just might cost them their souls. Sixteen-year-old Summer doesn’t expect the new boarding school to be any different than the rest: a temporary stay where everyone will turn against her after a few weeks. Until she meets the rest of the students at this special school and realizes she’s not the only one with magic in her blood. Accustomed to the concrete jungle of LA, she gets lost one night in the forests of the Rocky Mountains and meets Decker, the boy who will become the Master of Night and Fire on his eighteenth birthday. Their connection is instant and dangerous, for both will be forc…

Blog Tour: Book Review and Giveaway: Breaking Lauren by Jordan Deen

Hi everyone! I hope that you're all doing great! I'm back now with another blog tour. This time I'm featuring and reviewing a YA contemporary book entitled "Breaking Lauren" which is written by Ms. Jordan Deen
This fun blog tour was organized by AToMr Blog Tours
Plus Ms. Jordan Deen is giving away 2 printed copies of this book so please read on.
Title:Breaking Lauren Author: Jordan Deen Paperback: 234 pages Publisher: Black Rose Writing  Date Published: May 24, 2012 ISBN-10: 161296110X ISBN-13: 978-1612961101
Book Blurb: Seventeen-year-old Danny Cummings' life is far from a fairytale, but that's okay since he doesn't believe in happy endings. After spending a year in juvenile hall for maliciously beating his sister's boyfriend, Danny embraces his badass image. Spending most nights drinking, fighting and collecting gambling debts for his Uncle, Danny's life is out of control. His addiction to the bad boy lifestyle won't let him do anything about i…