Archives for June 2011

Giveaway: Freedom Hop

Hosted by: I Am a Reader, Not a Writer & Simply Stacie Happy 4th of July everyone! To celebrate this Independence Day I’ve decided to giveaway a book that is literally in a class all of it’s own: Dominance by Will Lavender. I don’t have my review posted yet because I just finished it and […]

Book Review: The Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady Cross

Book Review: The Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady Cross

The Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady Cross My rating: 4 of 5 stars In The Girl in the Steel Corset, Finley Jayne is not your average Victorian-era heroine. She has a dark side. Employed as a maid when Lord August-Raynes makes untoward advances, her dark side comes forward and she flees from the […]

In My Mailbox (12)

In My Mailbox (12)

  In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by  The Story Siren  This week was a fantastic weekend for mail! I received a few ARCs that I have really been looking forward to, one of which was basically gift wrapped and was so fun to open! I had to take pics to share:   […]

Book Review: Spellbound by Cara Lynn Shultz

Book Review: Spellbound by Cara Lynn Shultz

My rating: 3 of 5 stars In Spellbound, Emma Connor has not had an easy life. Her twin brother Ethan died a couple years ago, her mom not long after. She was left with her step-father because her father ran out on the family when she was young. Her step-father is no savior either – […]

In My Mailbox (11)

  In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by  The Story Siren  First off – I was thrilled to win and receive an Armchair BEA prize! I got 4 books from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and also a booklet with excerpts and postcards from the works of Philip K. Dick which is really neat. The […]

Teaser Tuesday (5)

  Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to […]

Deal Alert! Great Books for Great Prices!

I was perusing B&N today and stumbled on this great deal for the Dante Valentine series! I couldn’t pass it up as my friend has been raving about these books – and Lilith Saintcrow! I couldn’t stop myself for looking for other good deals once I was there, and this was the result – I […]

Book Review: The Two Deaths of Daniel Hayes by Marcus Sakey

Book Review: The Two Deaths of Daniel Hayes by Marcus Sakey

The Two Deaths of Daniel Hayes by Marcus Sakey My rating: 5 Stars AMAZINGTASTIC What do you do when you don’t know who you are – not your name, where you live, or who you love? In The Two Deaths of Daniel Hayes, Daniel Hayes finds himself struggling in the frigid ocean waters, desperate to […]

Winners for Putting Makeup on Dead People!

We have 5 winners to announce today for the giveaway for 5 copies of Putting Makeup on Dead People by Jen Violi! 1. Susan Schleicher 2. Amanda M 3. Michelle C 4. Hadiya 5. Jennifer Adams  Winners will be notified via email as well, and the mailing addresses will be forwarded to the publisher so […]

In My Mailbox (10)

  In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by  The Story Siren  This week I’ve gotten some really good looking books!      For review: She Smells the Dead and Spirit Storm by E.J. Stevens  For Review: REPLAY by Keira Lea Also via NetGalley from HarperCollins: The Legacy by Katherine Webb – which I […]

Splash into Summer Giveaway WINNER!

  Congrats to: acm05/Anne38 Winner has 48 hours to reply to my email otherwise another winner will be chosen. 

Tour & Giveaway: Marked, Soul Guardians Book 1 by Kim Richardson

Marked, Soul Guardians Book 1 by Kim Richardson Sixteen year-old Kara Nightingale’s ordinary life is suddenly turned upside-down when she dies in a freak accident, and she wakes up in a strange new world with a new career—as a rookie for the Guardian Angel Legion. Kara hurtles towards dangerous missions with the help of her […]

Tour: Marked, Soul Guardians Book 1 by Kim Richardson

Marked, Soul Guardians BK 1 by Kim Richardson ISBN: 9781461017097 Sixteen year-old Kara Nightingale’s ordinary life is suddenly turned upside-down when she dies in a freak accident, and she wakes up in a strange new world with a new career—as a rookie for the Guardian Angel Legion. Kara hurtles towards dangerous missions with the help […]

Interview: Donna Parisi from Putting Makeup on Dead People by Jen Violi

Today we are excited to welcome Donna Parisi the main character from the book Putting Makeup on Dead People by Jen Violi to My Shelf Confessions! She’s been gracious enough to give us some time and answer a few questions. Don’t forget to enter for a chance to win Putting Makeup on Dead People where you can […]