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Movie Review: Warm Bodies (aka hmmm Nicholas Hoult)

I was a lucky gal & got the chance to go see an early screening of Warm Bodies – the movie. I jumped on the tickets immediately as, Warm Bodies – the book, by Isaac Marion, was an achingly beautiful love story told from a zombie’s POV.  I read a lot of zombie books & watch a lot of zombie […]

Book Review: Piercing the Fold

Piercing the Fold by Venessa Kimball Self Published Released July 2, 2012 Purchase here Genre: Fringe Sci Fi, Aliens, New Adult Paranormal   Do you like thinking about the unexplainable? Do you sometimes watch the Science Channel and think what else is out there in this vast universe of ours? Or maybe you just love watching Fringe on Fox? If […]

New Release Tuesday (a few days late): The Hottest New Releases, January 15, 2013

Posted by on January 15, 2013 in New Releases | Comments Off on New Release Tuesday (a few days late): The Hottest New Releases, January 15, 2013

Level 2 by Lenore Appelhans Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Released January 15, 2013 Synopses Goodreads Purchase here Three levels. Two loves. One choice. Debut novelist, Lenore Appelhans has written a thrilling otherworldly young adult novel about a place that exists between our world (Level 1) and what comes after life (Level 2).   ‘I pause to […]

Cover Crush: Indelible by Dawn Metcalf

Posted by on January 08, 2013 in Cover Crush | Comments Off on Cover Crush: Indelible by Dawn Metcalf

Indelible is the first book in an intriguing new series called The Twixt set to be released in July. We were struck by this cover because it’s so different from traditional YA Covers and was sort of mesmerizing in its beauty and of course the concept of the book sounds cool too! See the synopses from Goodreads: Joy doesn’t know […]

New Release Tuesday: The Hottest New Releases, January 8, 2013

Rise (Nightshade Prequel #2) by Andrea Cremer Published by Philomel Released January 8, 2013 Synopses Goodreads Purchase here The sequel to Rift and the prequel to the New York Times bestselling novel Nightshade.   Everything Conatus stands for is at risk. Hoping to gather enough resistance to save their order, Ember and Barrow attempt a desperate escape. But fate offers […]

Battle of the Cover Crushes!

Posted by on November 16, 2012 in Cover Crush | Comments Off on Battle of the Cover Crushes!

Since we haven’t done a Cover Crush in a while I thought it would be fun to put two awesome covers up against each other. So we commence The Battle of the Purple Dresses! Shadow Of The Mark (Carrier #2) by Leigh Fallon and A Darkness Strange and Lovely (Something Strange and Deadly #2) by Susan Dennard.  While both of these books are about very […]

Book Review: The Evolution of Mara Dyer (Mara Dyer #2) by Michelle Hodkin

Author: Michelle Hodkin (website, twitter) Published: October 23, 2012 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal Romance Pages 544 Synopses Goodreads Purchase here  Mara Dyer once believed she could run from her past. She can’t. She used to think her problems were all in her head. They aren’t. She couldn’t imagine that after everything she’s been […]

Mixtape: Halloween Edition

October, the month of fallen leaves, costumes, free candy, and things that go bump in the night. Which is why I love reading horror and supernatural books this month. So far I have read Girl of Nightmares (Anna #2), Outpost (Razorland #2), Walking Dead Vol. 3 & Alice in Zombieland all very good & very zombie! Next horror book on my TBR list is The […]

Cover Crush: Dance of Shadows by Yelena Black

How could Dance of Shadows by Yelena Black not be a cover crush? That mesmerizing red petal tutu creates a beautiful scene of fantasy and danger that awaits this ballerina. Plus I love the feeling of loss it evokes with the petals floating away while her hands are outstretched as if she is giving in to the demons that are at the […]

New Release: Destroy Me (Shatter Me #1.5)

Destroy Me (Shatter Me #1.5) by Tahereh Mafi Released October 2, 2012 Published Harper Collins 150 pages Purchase here Perfect for fans of Shatter Me who are desperately awaiting the release of Unravel Me, this novella-length digital original will bridge the gap between these two novels from the perspective of the villain we all love to hate, Warner, the ruthless […]