Month: May 2013

May 30
The Companion Novels Challenge – April & May Wrap Up

The Companion Novels Challenge – April & May Wrap Up

Books 2

How could April and May have passed by so quickly?! I am so happy to actually have completed this round of the challenge (I will get around to re-reading Emily Giffin’s books soon, I promise), and I’m proud to say I am definitely a Simone Elkeles fan. This series was so awesome! I decided to wrap up this leg of the challenge with my own personal breakdown of the best… Read more »

May 29
Blog Tour: Book Review & Giveaway – Trophy Husband by Lauren Blakely [CLOSED]

Blog Tour: Book Review & Giveaway – Trophy Husband by Lauren Blakely [CLOSED]

Adult Book Reviews, Blog Tours, Giveaways 2

Check out the full tour here. Title: Trophy Husband [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Lauren Blakely Publisher: Lauren Blakely Books Format: eARC Pages: 222 Release Date: May 21, 2013 In My Opinion: Worth a try! One Line: Not as fun and interesting as I was hoping, but still short and sweet. About the Book: Sometimes you can’t help falling in love, even when you try to do the opposite…Successful fashion blogger McKenna Bell… Read more »

May 28
Book Review: The Hazards of Skinny Dipping by Alyssa Rose Ivy

Book Review: The Hazards of Skinny Dipping by Alyssa Rose Ivy

New Adult Book Reviews 0

Title: The Hazards of Skinny Dipping [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Alyssa Rose Ivy Publisher: Self-published Format: eARC Pages: 248 Release Date: May 21, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: A light and fun NA title that stands apart from the others out there today that I totally loved! About the Book: This isn’t a deep book about first loves or self-discovery. If you want a book like that, I’d… Read more »

May 27
Six Sweet Years Together

Six Sweet Years Together

Marriage 4

Wow! Six years of marriage! I think this year was another trying year for us because of the long distance issue. Over the summer I was studying for my Step 1 exam and then from November until now I’ve been to CT, DC, VA, & IL while doing my clinical rotations. That doesn’t leave much room for quality time. Long distance sucks ass! But, through it all, we’re learning how… Read more »

May 24
Prophecy by Ellen Oh

Prophecy by Ellen Oh

Young Adult Book Reviews 3

Title: Prophecy (Dragon King Chronicles #1) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Ellen Oh Publisher: HarperTeen Format: eARC Pages: 312 Release Date: January 2, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: A thrilling fantasy novel with one heck of a female protagonist. About the Book: The greatest warrior in all of the Seven Kingdoms… is a girl with yellow eyes. Kira’s the only female in the king’s army, and the prince’s bodyguard…. Read more »

May 23
Book Review: Chasing Mrs. Right by Katee Roberts

Book Review: Chasing Mrs. Right by Katee Roberts

Adult Book Reviews 6

Title: Chasing Mrs. Right (Come Undone #2) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Katee Roberts Publisher: Entangled Brazen Format: eARC Pages: 263 Release Date: March 25, 2013 In My Opinion: Worth a try! One Line: I have to say, I really loved the chase! About the Book: It was only supposed to last one night… Ian had no idea the sexy woman he took to his bed was his little sister’s best friend–or that… Read more »

May 22
Blog Tour: Book Review – Tremble by Jus Accardo

Blog Tour: Book Review – Tremble by Jus Accardo

Young Adult Book Reviews 2

Title: Tremble (Denazen #3) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Jus Accardo Publisher: Entangled Teen Format: eARC Pages: 352 Release Date: May 7, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: More dark and depressing than its predecessors, but still just as exciting and filled with action and a slew of new characters. About the Book: Dez Cross has problems. She’s almost eighteen and on the verge of losing her mind thanks to… Read more »

May 21
Dare You To by Katie McGarry

Dare You To by Katie McGarry

Young Adult Book Reviews 9

Title: Dare You To (Pushing the Limits #2) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Katie McGarry Publisher: Harlequin Teen Format: eARC Pages: 462 Release Date: May 28, 2013 In My Opinion: Must. Read. NOW! One Line: With a headstrong female lead and a swoon-worthy guy to tame her, Dare You To has all the makings of an incredible story and so much more. About the Book: “I dare you…” If anyone knew the truth… Read more »

May 20
Book Review: Hopeless by Colleen Hoover

Book Review: Hopeless by Colleen Hoover

Young Adult Book Reviews 8

Title: Hopeless [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Colleen Hoover Publisher: Atria Books Format: eARC Pages: 406 Release Date: May 7, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: A very emotional and deep story of love, family, and trust. About the Book: Sometimes discovering the truth can leave you more hopeless than believing the lies… That’s what seventeen-year-old Sky realizes after she meets Dean Holder. A guy with a reputation that rivals… Read more »