Month: July 2013

Jul 18
Book Review: Suddenly Beautiful by Boone Brux

Book Review: Suddenly Beautiful by Boone Brux

Adult Book Reviews 6

Title: Suddenly Beautiful [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Boone Brux Publisher: Entangled Covet Format: eARC Pages: 250 Release Date: June 10, 2013 In My Opinion: Worth a try! One Line: It was light and fun, but not well-developed and the characters weren’t the best. About the Book: Being the son of Aphrodite isn’t a walk in the clouds. Rebelling against his demi-god status, billionaire make-up mogul Toraos Stephanos fights to separate his personal… Read more »

Jul 17
Book Review: True by Erin McCarthy

Book Review: True by Erin McCarthy

New Adult Book Reviews 4

Title: True [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Erin McCarthy Publisher: Penguin Group Format: eARC Pages: 222 Release Date: May 7, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: A surprisingly great read that I couldn’t get enough of. About the Book: When Rory Macintosh’s roommates find out that their studious and shy friend has never been with a guy, they decide that, as an act of kindness they’ll help her lose her… Read more »

Jul 16
It’s a Viet Thing: Steal the Centerpiece

It’s a Viet Thing: Steal the Centerpiece

Its a Viet Thing 3

Don’t you just love weddings?! The love. The pretty dresses and suits. The flowers. The perfect decor. The dancing, food, and great memories. All of it equates to a pretty amazing day. For the couple, at least. What you might not have realized is what’s in it for you, besides the adorable favors, of course. When it comes to weddings, I’ve noticed that Asians, particularly those in my family at… Read more »

Jul 15
Book Review: Wilde Nights in Paradise by Tonya Burrows

Book Review: Wilde Nights in Paradise by Tonya Burrows

Adult Book Reviews 4

Title: Wilde Nights in Paradise (Wilde Security #1) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Tonya Burrows Publisher: Entangled Brazen Format: eARC Pages: 250 Release Date: June 10, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: Boy do I love a man in uniform, AND he’s got hot brothers to boot! About the Book: He’ll guard her body all night long. Former Marine Jude Wilde’s motto has always been “burn bridges and never look… Read more »

Jul 13
Blog Tour: Book Review & Giveaway – Off the Record by Sawyer Bennett [CLOSED]

Blog Tour: Book Review & Giveaway – Off the Record by Sawyer Bennett [CLOSED]

Blog Tours, Giveaways, New Adult Book Reviews 2

Title: Off the Record (Off Series #3) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Sawyer Bennett Publisher: Big Dog Books Format: eARC Pages: 236 Release Date: June 8, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: Just as amazing as its predecessors, I couldn’t get enough of Linc and Ever’s story. About the Book: The sparks of dislike burn hot, but the sparks of mutual attraction burn even hotter. Ever Montgomery suffered the ultimate… Read more »

Jul 12
Book Review: Playing the Part by Robin Covington

Book Review: Playing the Part by Robin Covington

Adult Book Reviews 4

Title: Playing the Part [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Robin Covington Publisher: Entangled Brazen Format: eARC Pages: 250 Release Date: June 10, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: Another Brazen I loved and couldn’t get enough of! About the Book: After publicly self-destructing over a heartbreak a year ago, bestselling romance writer Piper James is now making nice with her publisher by agreeing to teach Hollywood’s favorite action star how… Read more »

Jul 11
Book Review: White Trash Beautiful by Teresa Mummert

Book Review: White Trash Beautiful by Teresa Mummert

New Adult Book Reviews 2

Title: White Trash Beautiful (White Trash #1) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Teresa Mummert Publisher: Gallery Books Format: ARC Pages: 240 Release Date: July 16, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: A surprisingly enjoyable and emotional read that I breezed through. About the Book: Cass Daniels isn’t waiting for her knight in shining armor. She knows that girls like her don’t get a happily ever after. Not if you live… Read more »

Jul 10
Blurred by Tara Fuller

Blurred by Tara Fuller

Young Adult Book Reviews 4

Title: Blurred (Kissed by Death #2) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Tara Fuller Publisher: Entangled Teen Format: eARC Pages: 352 Release Date: July 2, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: I loved the characters, but the plot and romance didn’t WOW me like its predecessor. About the Book: Cash is haunted by things. Hungry, hollow things. They only leave him alone when Anaya, Heaven’s beautiful reaper, is around. Cash has… Read more »

Jul 09
Dirty Little Secret by Jennifer Echols

Dirty Little Secret by Jennifer Echols

Young Adult Book Reviews 2

Title: Dirty Little Secret [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Jennifer Echols Publisher: MTV Books Format: eARC Pages: 288 Release Date: July 16, 2013 In My Opinion: Don’t even touch it! One Line: The plot dragged and the characters were annoying and I really had to push myself to finish this one. About the Book: Bailey wasn’t always a wild child and the black sheep of her family. She used to play fiddle and… Read more »

Jul 08
My TBR Pile Challenge Update for June

My TBR Pile Challenge Update for June

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I’ll admit, June was not a good month for me, reading-wise, at least. I went through a SERIOUS reading slump and just could not get into anything. I’m kind of still feeling it now, as I’m still in the middle of two books that I started in the middle of June! Sigh. But, I will say that Frigid, like with all JLA books, gave me the kick I needed, so… Read more »