Archives for February 2012

Waiting on Wednesday (2) Wentworth Hall by Abby Grahame

Waiting on Wednesday (2) Wentworth Hall by Abby Grahame

Waiting on Wednesday hosted by Breaking the Spine Wentworth Hall immediately went on my “drooling for” list as soon as I scoped it out on Amazon. I love situations where a group of people in one household are all keeping secrets from each other or something suspenseful is happening. I’m really intrigued with this period […]

Teaser Tuesday (30) Gone to Ground by Brandilyn Collins

Teaser Tuesday (30) Gone to Ground by Brandilyn Collins

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. My teaser this week comes from Gone to Ground by Brandilyn Collins. The synopsis sounded delicious and I’m excited to dig in! So what did Verna McAllister do to protect her husband’s stellar reputation? Tried to hide her shock while swearing up […]

Review: Partials by Dan Wells

Review: Partials by Dan Wells

The human race is all but extinct after a war with Partials—engineered organic beings identical to humans—has decimated the population. Reduced to only tens of thousands by RM, a weaponized virus to which only a fraction of humanity is immune, the survivors in North America have huddled together on Long Island while the Partials have […]

Review: Surviving the Angel of Death by Eva Mozes Kor & Lisa R. Buccieri

Review: Surviving the Angel of Death by Eva Mozes Kor & Lisa R. Buccieri

Eva Mozes Kor was 10 years old when she arrived in Auschwitz. While her parents and two older sisters were taken to the gas chambers, she and her twin, Miriam, were herded into the care of the man known as the Angel of Death, Dr. Josef Mengele. Mengele’s twins were granted the privileges of keeping […]

In My Mailbox (29)

In My Mailbox (29)

Hosted by The Story Siren  For Review Part Secret History, part Brideshead Revisited for the 21st century, The Bellwether Revivals is a page-turning, romantic, eerie tale of genius and, possibly, madness; a stunning debut for fans of Sarah Waters, Donna Tartt, and Lauren Goff. The Bellwether Revivals opens and closes with bodies. The story of […]

Waiting on Wednesday: TEAM HUMAN

Waiting on Wednesday: TEAM HUMAN

Waiting on Wednesday hosted by Breaking the Spine This is my first Waiting on Wednesday post! I’ve seen this meme around and decided it was time for me to get in on the fun! I’m super excited about Team Human. I first stumbled upon it while browsing Amazon for new releases [a serious addiction for […]

Review: Shatter by Michael Robotham

Review: Shatter by Michael Robotham

Joe O’Loughlin is in familiar territory-standing on a bridge high above a flooded gorge, trying to stop a distraught woman from jumping. “You don’t understand,” she whispers, and lets go. Joe is haunted by his failure to save the woman, until her teenage daughter finds him and reveals that her mother would never have committed […]

In My Mailbox (28)

In My Mailbox (28)

Hosted by The Story Siren   For Review: Monument 14 by Emmy Laybourne Amazon | Goodreads Struck by Jennifer Bosworth Amazon | Goodreads Monstrous Beauty by Elizabeth Fama Amazon | Goodreads Heft by Liz Moore Amazon | Goodreads The House of the Wind by Titania Hardie Amazon | Goodreads Mrs. Robinson’s Disgrace: The Private Diary […]

Follower Love Hop Winner & Special Pre-Order Deal!

Follower Love Hop Winner & Special Pre-Order Deal!

Follower Love Hop Giveaway Winner Mary R. is our winner so congratz to her! I’ve emailed her and let her know the good news 🙂 I also have an awesome offer to share with all of you! The Book of Lost Fragrances Pre-Order Offer I’ve been informed that every pre-order of The Book of Lost […]

Cover Reveal: Capture by Brina Courtney

Cover Reveal: Capture by Brina Courtney

      This is the second novel in Brina Courtney’s Cryptid Tales series.  The first, 4.5 star Reveal, is on sale now for $1.99, Capture will be released at the end of March. Description for Reveal: High school senior Shay Tafford leads a less than normal life. Hiding her ability to speak to ghosts […]

Teaser Tuesday (29) Partials by Dan Wells

Teaser Tuesday (29) Partials by Dan Wells

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. My teaser this week comes from Partials by Dan Wells I haven’t read any of it yet but it’s been on my wish list since I first saw it! So I’m excited to get started! The youngest human being on the […]

Review: Pure by Julianna Baggott

Review: Pure by Julianna Baggott

 We know you are here, our brothers and sisters . . . Pressia barely remembers the Detonations or much about life during the Before. In her sleeping cabinet behind the rubble of an old barbershop where she lives with her grandfather, she thinks about what is lost-how the world went from amusement parks, movie theaters, […]

Follower Love Celebration [INTL]

Follower Love Celebration [INTL]

Follower Love Giveaway Hop Hosted by I AM a Reader, Not a Writer & Rachel Renee Anderson I’m going to make this so simple and easy! I’m so thankful for all my followers – and everyone who has made my first year of blogging such an amazing experience. This whole month is to thank you […]

The Fight For Survival Continues Challenge Winner

The Fight For Survival Continues Challenge Winner

The Fight For Survival Continues Challenge Winner I want to thank everyone who participated in our second #WWReadathon! Thank you for helping us rock it out! If you haven’t heard already – we’ve got our next one planned and sign ups are OPEN! So get on that HERE. It’s going to be June 20-24 (we’re going […]

WWRAT Challenge: The Fight For Survival Continues

WWRAT Challenge: The Fight For Survival Continues

WWRAT Challenge: The Fight for Survival Continues Congratulations you’ve survived the Ice Age this long – some of you were more ingenious than others. However all of you will now face one of the Ice Age’s greatest challenges: the Wicked Winter Witch. She has magick and uses the fierce weather and temperatures to her advantage. […]