Review: The DUFF by Kody Keplinger

Saturday, August 30, 2014

The DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend by Kody Keplinger

Date Published: September 7, 2010
Publisher: Little Brown/Poppy

Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper is cynical and loyal, and she doesn’t think she’s the prettiest of her friends by a long shot. She’s also way too smart to fall for the charms of man-slut and slimy school hottie Wesley Rush. In fact, Bianca hates him. And when he nicknames her “the Duff,” she throws her Coke in his face.

But things aren’t so great at home right now, and Bianca is desperate for a distraction. She ends up kissing Wesley. Worse, she likes it. Eager for escape, Bianca throws herself into a closeted enemies-with-benefits relationship with him.

Until it all goes horribly

Review: Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire

Friday, August 29, 2014

Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire

Date Published: May 26, 2011
Format: E-book, 319 pages
Publisher: Atria Books
Source: Bought at Amazon
Series: Beautiful, #1
Purchase Links: Amazon / Barnes and NobleBook Depository

Synopsis from Goodreads:


Abby Abernathy is a good girl. She doesn’t drink or swear, and she has the appropriate number of cardigans in her wardrobe. Abby believes she has enough distance from the darkness of her past, but when she arrives at college with her best friend, her path to a new beginning is quickly challenged by Eastern University’s Walking One-Night Stand.

Travis Maddox, lean, cut, and covered in tattoos, is exactly

Feature and Follow Friday #17

Thursday, August 28, 2014
   Feature and Follow Friday is hosted by two different hosts, Parajunkee and Alison Can Read! This meme is here for bloggers to gain new blogger friends and followers.

Question of the Week:

Tell us about a book character you’d trade places with - Suggested by Escaping Within Pages

   This is kind of a trick question because there are a lot of female heroines that

Review: Prince of Wolves by Quinn Loftis

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Prince of Wolves by Quinn Loftis

Date Published: June 29, 2011
Format: ebook, 238 pages
Source: Bought
Series: The Grey Wolves Series, #1
Purchase Links: Amazon / Barnes and Noble/ Book Depository

Synopsis from Goodreads:

Jacque Pierce was just an ordinary 17 year old girl getting ready to start her senior year in high school in Coldspring, Texas. When a mysterious foreign exchange student from Romania moves in across the street, Jacque and her two best friends, Sally and Jen, don't realize the last two weeks of their summer was going to get a lot more interesting. From the moment Jacque sets eyes on Fane she feels an instant connection, a pull like a moth to a flame. Little does she know that the flame she is drawn to is actually a Canis Lupus, werewolf, and she just happens to be his

Waiting on Wednesday: The Queen of Zombie Hearts

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking The Spine, where we get to talk about upcoming releases that we're highly anticipating.

This Week I Chose:

Feature and Follow Friday #16: I'm a Featured Blogger!!

Thursday, August 14, 2014
So excited to be one of the featured bloggers for this week's Feature and Follow Friday. Hosted by two different hosts, Parajunkee and Alison Can Read!

The Interview

1. When did you start blogging?

   I started blogging on October 27, 2013 but I had created it before. But I consider this the official date since it's when my first post was published.

Waiting on Wednesday #10

Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking The Spine, where we get to talk about upcoming releases that we're highly anticipating.

Stay with Me by J. Lynn

Release Date: September 23, 2014
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks

Summary from Goodreads:

At 21, Calla hasn’t done a lot of things. She’s never been kissed, never seen the ocean, never gone to an amusement park. But growing up, she witnessed some things no child ever should. She still carries the physical and emotional scars of living with a strung-out mother, Mona—secrets she keeps from everyone, including her close circle of college friends.

Review: Wait For You by J. Lynn

Wait For You by J. Lynn

Release Date: February 26, 2013
Format: E-book, 332 pages
Publisher: Avon
Source: Bought at Amazon
Series: Wait For You, #1

Synopsis from Goodreads:

Some things are worth waiting for…

Traveling thousands of miles from home to enter college is the only way nineteen-year-old Avery Morgansten can escape what happened at the Halloween party five years ago—an event that forever changed her life. All she needs to do is make it to her classes on time, make sure the bracelet on her left wrist stays in place, not draw any attention to herself, and maybe—please God—make a few friends, because surely that would be a nice change of pace. The one thing she didn’t need and never planned on was capturing the attention of the one guy who could

Review: Gabriel's Redemption by Sylvain Reynard

Monday, August 11, 2014

Gabriel's Redemption by Sylvain Reynard

Release Date: December 3, 2013
Format: Paperback, 477 pages
Publisher: Berkley Trade
Source: ARC provided by the publisher
Series: Gabriel's Inferno, #3

Purchase Links: Amazon / Barnes and NobleBook Depository

Synopsis from Goodreads:

Professor Gabriel Emerson has left his position at the University of Toronto to embark on a new life with his beloved Julianne. Together, he’s confident that they can face any challenge. And he’s eager to become a father.

But Julianne’s graduate program threatens Gabriel’s plans, as the pressures of being a student become all consuming. When she is given the honor of presenting an academic lecture at Oxford, Gabriel is forced to confront her about the

Opposition by Jennifer L. Armentrout has arrived!! {Release Day Launch}

Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Opposition RDL Banner

We are ridiculously excited to bring you the Release Day Launch for Jennifer L. Armentrout's OPPOSITION! OPPOSITION is a young adult Paranormal Romance being published by Entangled Teen and the fifth book in her LUX Series!

Review: Opposition by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Opposition by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Release Date: August 5, 2014
Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
Publisher: Entangled Teen
Source: Won
Series: The Lux Series, #5
Purchase Links: Amazon / Barnes and Noble

Synopsis from Goodreads:

Katy knows the world changed the night the Luxen came.

She can't believe Daemon welcomed his race or stood by as his kind threatened to obliterate every last human and hybrid on Earth. But the lines between good and bad have blurred, and love has become an emotion that could destroy her—could destroy them all.