Month: April 2013

Apr 30
Book Review: Wrecked by Alyssa Rose Ivy

Book Review: Wrecked by Alyssa Rose Ivy

New Adult Book Reviews 3

Title: Wrecked (Clayton Falls #3) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Alyssa Rose Ivy Publisher: Self-Published Format: eARC Pages: 285 Release Date: April 30, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: I loved seeing a new side to Jake and revisiting Clayton Falls, this one was definitely different than the others and I really enjoyed it. About the Book: When your past catches up, it’s time to stop running. Jake Mathews messed… Read more »

Apr 29
If I Should Die by Amy Plum

If I Should Die by Amy Plum

Young Adult Book Reviews 3

Title: If I Should Die (Revenants #3) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Amy Plum Publisher: Harper Teen Format: ARC Pages: 405 Release Date: May 7, 2013 In My Opinion: Must. Read. NOW! One Line: A brillant conclusion to a stunning trilogy that I couldn’t put down. About the Book: I will not lose another person I love. I will not let history repeat itself. Vincent waited lifetimes to find me, but in an… Read more »

Apr 27
My 3rd Year

My 3rd Year

On My Mind 3

It’s been awhile since I’ve updated about being in Medical School, so I figured, I might as well. I’m currently in my “3rd year” right now. Last we chatted up, I was bummed that I didn’t pass my COMP exam. Wow, that’s been a hot minute! Since then, I’ve switched schools, took the Step 1 exam and didn’t pass, unfortunately. I had to do a prep course in Michigan and… Read more »

Apr 26
Book Review: A Risk Worth Taking by Victoria James

Book Review: A Risk Worth Taking by Victoria James

Adult Book Reviews 6

Title: A Risk Worth Taking [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Victoria James Publisher: Entangled Indulgence Format: eARC Pages: 170 Release Date: March 11, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: I loved this story so much, a great tale of romance, second chances, and taking risks that had me glued to the pages. About the Book: Interior designer Holly Carrington worked hard for her success. Then tragedy struck, leaving Holly the… Read more »

Apr 25
One Plus One Equals Blue by MJ Auch

One Plus One Equals Blue by MJ Auch

Young Adult Book Reviews 2

Title: One Plus One Equals Blue [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: MJ Auch Publisher: Henry Holt & Co. Format: ARC Pages: 272 Release Date: April 30, 2013 In My Opinion: Worth a try! One Line: A very poignant and interesting story of two kids who look at the world a little differently than the rest of us. About the Book: Twelve year-old Basil knows he’s special—he’s been associating numbers with colors since he… Read more »

Apr 24
Blog Tour: Book Review – Nissa by Bethany Lopez

Blog Tour: Book Review – Nissa by Bethany Lopez

Blog Tours, Young Adult Book Reviews 3

Title: Nissa [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Bethany Lopez Publisher: Self-published Format: eARC Pages: 216 Release Date: April 23, 2013 In My Opinion: Worth a try! One Line: It’s a cute and short little story, very light-hearted and fun. About the Book: At 900 years old, Nissa is finally ready to follow her mother’s path and become the best Fairy Godmother she can. She’s not thrilled when her first assignment turns out to… Read more »

Apr 23
Book Review: Broken at Love by Lyla Payne

Book Review: Broken at Love by Lyla Payne

New Adult Book Reviews 1

Title: Broken at Love (Whitman University #1) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Lyla Payne Publisher: Create Space Format: eARC Pages: 338 Release Date: March 12, 2013 In My Opinion: Worth a try! One Line: It’s different, I’ll give it that, but the characters weren’t quite so likable to me. About the Book: When a knee injury ends twenty-year-old Quinn Rowland’s pro tennis career, he’s not only dumped by his hot Russian girlfriend but… Read more »

Apr 22
Spellcaster by Claudia Gray

Spellcaster by Claudia Gray

Young Adult Book Reviews 3

Title: Spellcaster [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Claudia Gray Publisher: HarperTeen Format: ARC Pages: 389 Release Date: March 5, 2013 In My Opinion: Worth a try! One Line: It was a different and neat take on witches and curses, but wasn’t all that interesting. About the Book: When Nadia’s family moves to Captive’s Sound, she instantly realizes there’s more to it than meets the eye. Descended from witches, Nadia senses a dark and… Read more »

Apr 21
Blog Tour: Author Interview & Giveaway – Broken at Love by Lyla Payne [CLOSED]

Blog Tour: Author Interview & Giveaway – Broken at Love by Lyla Payne [CLOSED]

Blog Tours, Giveaways, Interviews 2

Welcome to my stop on the Broken at Love Blog Tour. About the Book Goodreads | Amazon When a knee injury ends twenty-year-old Quinn Rowland’s pro tennis career, he’s not only dumped by his hot Russian girlfriend but ordered to attend college by his disinterested billionaire father. A rich kid who’s not used to being disappointed by life, Quinn and his sociopathic half-brother Sebastian create a frat house game intended… Read more »

Apr 20
Blog Tour: Book Reviews & Giveaway – One Week Girlfriend & Second Chance Boyfriend by Monica Murphy [CLOSED]

Blog Tour: Book Reviews & Giveaway – One Week Girlfriend & Second Chance Boyfriend by Monica Murphy [CLOSED]

Blog Tours, Giveaways, New Adult Book Reviews 2

Title: One Week Girlfriend (Drew + Fable #1) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Monica Murphy Publisher: Self-published Format: ebook Pages: 185 Release Date: February 10, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: A very endearing story of love between two damaged people that I really liked. About the Book: Temporary. That one single word best describes my life these last few years. I’m working at a temporary job until I can… Read more »