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Look HERE I reviewed Poison Study By: Maria V. Snyder

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Waiting On Wednesday (24) The Faerie Ring: Kiki Hamilton

"Waiting On Wednesday" is a weekly meme, which is being hosted by Jill over at Breaking the Spine, that shows off the books that you have been pining for there release, and we can't wait any longer, so I use this meme to settle the addiction temporarily, until we are able to own the book. So Join in.
So this weeks "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:

The Faerie Ring: Kiki Hamilton

London, December 1871
Orphaned and picking pockets in London’s Charing Cross station to support not only herself, but her ‘family’ of orphans, sixteen year-old Tiki steals the Queen’s ring and thinks she’s solved their problems. That is, until Rieker, a pickpocket from the North End, suspects her in the theft and tells her that the ring is really a reservoir that holds a truce between the British and Faerie courts.

When he warns her that the fey will do anything, including murder, to recover the ring, Tiki is unsure whether to believe him or not. To complicate matters, Rieker seems to know something about the unusual birthmark on Tiki’s wrist. But when Tiki and her family are threatened the game changes.

In a dazzling debut that takes you from the gritty slums of Victorian London to the glittering ballrooms of the Royal Palace to the menacing Otherworld, you won’t want to miss this thrilling tale of mystery, adventure and romance.
(Summary Thanks to Goodreads)

Love this cover, very eye catching. This book sounds like it has awesome potential. I look forward to wait oh so many month before getting my hands on this one. Sorry guys, but this book is set to be release in October 2011. Sad I know.

P.S. Don't forget to let me know what you are waiting for this Wednesday.

Happy Reading!!

Cover Release: Everlasting & Dragon Oath

I was excited today when I looked into my Inbox and saw a weekly update from St. Martin's Griffin. This email was special it include the release of 2 awesome Covers. First one being Everlasting by: Alyson NoelSo if you haven't seen here it is:

Everlasting is the sixth and final installment of the epic love story that has enchanted readers across the world. Ever and Damen have spent centuries facing down bitter rivals, jealous friends and their own worst fears-all in the hope of being together forever. Now in Everlasting, their destiny is finally within reach.

Will they be united-or torn apart forever? Readers will finally discover the truth in this anxiously awaited conclusion!

(Summary Thanks to Goodreads.com)

I adore this cover. Love, love, love it! What do you guys think? I am currently behind in this series so I'm hoping that soon I can get back on track.

Series Order:

1. Evermore 
2. Blue Moon
3. Shadowland
4. Dark Flame
5. Night Star
6. Everlasting

I think this might be the final cover, still not sure the email didn't state it.

Next we have the Dragon Oath By: P.C. & Kristin Cast on the Facebook page of House of Night it stated that a Excert is coming soon I can't wait!! All we get is a sneak peak of the cover:

This is image is thanks to Goodreads.com as I can't find any other image at this time.

Series Order:

1. Marked
2. Betrayed
3. Chosen
4. Untamed
5. Hunted
6. Tempted
7. Burned
8. Awakened
9. Destined (To be released Nov 2011)
10. Dragon Oath Novella (To be released Nov 2011)

Hmm I like this cover, it's alright it will help once we have the description. The reason behind it is the fact that you can kind of "put a face to a name" hope you get what I mean!

 Let me know what you guys think!!

Happy Reading Guys

Monday, February 14, 2011

Teaser Tuesdays (31)

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:

·          Grab your current read

·         Open to a random page

·         Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page

·         BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)

Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they  like your teaser.

My Teasers:
"He turned to face her and remembered that they were alone in the basement, and his parents upstairs. He leaned forward, eyes closed."

 ~ Pg. 81, "Girl Parts" By: John M. Cusick

P.S. Hey guys if you are participating in Teaser Tuesday don't forget to stop by Should Be Reading Book Blog and leave a link to you TT or even if you just want to check out other!! 

Happy Reading Guys

Elixir By: Hilary Duff Book Review

Clea Raymond has felt the glare of the spotlight her entire life. The daughter of a renowned surgeon and a prominent Washington DC politician, she has grown to be a talented photojournalist who takes refuge in a career that allows her to travel to the most exotic parts of the world. But after Clea’s father disappears while on a humanitarian mission, Clea’s photos begin to feature eerie, shadowy images of a strange and beautiful man—a man she has never seen before.

When fate brings Clea and this man together, she is stunned by the immediate and powerful connection she feels with him. As they grow closer, they are drawn deep into the mystery behind her father’s disappearance, and they discover the centuries old truth behind their intense bond. Torn by a dangerous love triangle and haunted by a powerful secret that holds their fates, together they race against time to unravel their pasts in order to save their lives—and their futures.
(Summary Thanks to Goodreads.com)

When I found out that Hilary Duff wrote an novel I was intrigued. Once I finally read the description I was so pumped to read it. So I finally picked it up and I was flipping pages and loving it. It only took me a couple of days to finish and I was dumbstruck by the ending. I shall explain. This is one of the reasons it took me a while to rate this novel, because the beginning I would have rated one thing and then ending another. 

I was so surprised that Hilary Duff (with help) could develop a book with so much potential. I adore the idea to a new Paranormal. I liked the characters, my favorite had to be the Protagonist Clea, she wasn't that oblivious girl who sometimes got on my nerves. I liked her from the first pages. I also like Rayna she actually reminded me of me (lol). I adore her friendship with Clea the reason is, because I could relate me and my best friend are that close.  I loved how mysterious Sage and Ben were it was like we thought we knew them, but we don't. The description in the novel were good, there were parts where I could picture what was happening, but then there were times where I had to stop and think.

If you asked if I like the book before the ending I would have said hell yeah. Once I read the ending, it ruined my overall judgement of the overall book. This book was a quick read. I think with time Hilary Duff will be an awesome add to the Young Adult Paranormal Authors. I love the cover. This picture doesn't do any justice to what the book looks like in person. It's has a matte finish. I would recommend giving it a try, but just be prepared for the ending. I don't know for sure if there is a sequel in this book, but with that ending I do see the possibility. 

My Blurb for this Novel: "This book had some awesome potential. Great beginning, but not so good Cliffhanger ending. I did really enjoy the book, and love the new add to Paranormal Characters."

Happy Reading

Sunday, February 13, 2011

In My Mailbox (22)

Hey Guys so this is what was in my mailbox this week, if you don't know what that means here let me explain. The idea started over at the Story Siren I blog I adore, check Kristi out. But this is a weekly posting of all the fun arriving in your mail box, it doesn't have to been actually in your mail box but it can be a shopping bag as well. Enough with the talk lets get started. 

So i decided to do a VLOG this week!! I totally love doing them so hope you guys enjoy.

Sorry I did this in the morning I was so detracted and I kept making mistakes. So please bare with me!! Hope you enjoy 



Dark Heart Forever By: Lee Monroe
Carpe Corpus By: Rachel Caine
Flawless By: Sara Shepard
Captivate By: Carrie Jonas
Confession of a Vampire's Girlfriend By: Katie MacAlistor
Bloody Valentine By: Melissa De La Cruz
Awakened By: P.C. Cast & Kristen

Library Books

The Everafter By: Amy Huntley
The Ivy By: Lauren Kunze with Rina Onur
Darke Academy: Secret Lives By: Gabriella Poole (Book Review)

For Review:

In the Storm By: Karen Metcalf

Abandoned by the world around her, Carly believes she is fated to a life of torment at the hands of her stepfather and is desperate for an escape. When she can bear the abuse no longer and gives in to a thunderous rage, she suddenly finds herself in an unfamiliar, yet beautiful, storm world. This limbo between dimensions appears to be her private sanctuary, but it may just be her purgatory. 

No one escapes fate without sacrifice, but is the price more than Carly is willing to pay?
(Summary Thanks to Goodreads.com)

Review, Interview, and Contest to come!!

So Super excited for all the books I got this week!!! Don't forget to link me to your IMM. Happy reading Guys!!


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