What is Forever Summer by Nicole Bea (GIVEAWAY and Excerpt)

Today I’m going to introduce you to Forever Summer by Nicole Bea. There’s an excerpt and a giveaway, but first: a little bit about the book.

Forever Summer by Nicole Bea

Published by: The Wild Rose Press

Publication date: February 24, 2020

Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult

Blurb:

Morrigan Westhaver isn’t convinced anything could make her forget her abusive ex-boyfriend—not even if she travels all the way from her home in Michigan to her father’s ranch in Alabama Continue reading

7 Books I Read and Fell in Love with in 2019

If you’ve read my previous posts of this kind (2016, 2017, 2018), you already know how it goes:

  1. This is a list of books I read in 2019; not all of them came out that year (but most did);
  2. The books are listed in the order in which I’ve reviewed them, not by how much I loved them (I’ve also included their release dates according to Amazon);
  3. I’m sticking to one book per author, but I reserve the right to include in the HONORABLE MENTIONS another work by an author who is present in my FELL IN LOVE WITH section.

That’s it.

Without further ado, here are the seven books I FELL IN LOVE WITH in 2019, followed by five HONORABLE MENTIONS. We start off with Continue reading

What is Dorothy In the Land of Monsters by Garten Gevedon (GIVEAWAY and Excerpt)

Today I’m going to introduce you to Dorothy In the Land of Monsters – the first book in the Oz ReVamped series by Garten Gevedon. There’s an excerpt and a giveaway, but first: a little bit about the book.

Dorothy In the Land of Monsters - Oz ReVamped, Book 1 by Garten Gevedon

Publication date: October 11, 2019

Themes and genres: Fantasy, Paranormal, Young Adult, retellings

Blurb:

Shifters, Zombies, and Vampires? Oh my!

My name is Dorothy Gale, and I think I might be dead Continue reading

What is Marrow Charm by Kristin Jacques (GIVEAWAY, Excerpt, and Playlist)

Today I’m going to introduce you to Marrow Charm by Kristin Jacques. There’s a giveaway, an excerpt and a playlist, but first: a little bit about the book.

Marrow Charm by Kristin Jacques

Publication date: October 1, 2019

Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult

Blurb:

‘In his pursuit of the occult, the Third Reich opened the Gate to a realm of magic and brought the world to ruin. The Gate was eventually closed, but They were already in our world and They were hungry.’

-The Lost History, Library of Avergard Continue reading

What is Wonderland Academy by Melanie Karsak (GIVEAWAY, Excerpt, and Recipe)

Today I’m going to introduce you to the first book in the Wonderland Academy series by Melanie Karsak. We have some goodies that you might expect – a giveaway and an excerpt – but also something a little more original – a recipe from the book! But before we get to those: here’s a little bit about the novel.

Wonderland Academy - Book One by Melanie Karsak

Themes and genres: YA Fantasy, retelling, fairytale, magic

Blurb:

Welcome to Wonderland Academy. Don’t lose your head Continue reading

What is Fate of Dragons by Alisha Klapheke (GIVEAWAY, Teaser and Map)

Today I’m going to introduce you to Fate of Dragons – the first book in the Dragons Rising series by Alisha Klapheke. There’s a giveaway, a picture teaser and a map of part of the fantasy world, but first: a little bit about the book.

Fate of Dragons - Dragons Rising, Book 1 by Alisha Klapheke

Publication date: March 27, 2019

Themes and genres: Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult, magic, dragons

Blurb:

An Earth Queen desperate to wake her magic.

An elven prince fighting a ruthless betrayal Continue reading

What is The Sin Soldiers by Tracy Auerbach (GIVEAWAY, Excerpt and Author Q&A)

Today I’m going to introduce you to The Sin Soldiers – the first book in The Fragments Series by Tracy Auerbach. There’s a whole bunch of goodies – an excerpt, an author Q&A and a giveaway – but first: a little bit about the book.

The Sin Soldiers - The Fragments Series, Book 1 by Tracy Auerbach

Publication date: July 23, 2019

Genres: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Young Adult

Blurb:

Red compound makes them angry. Yellow exhausts them. Blue drives them into a state of ravenous addiction. The thief Kai knows about the chemically controlled soldiers of the Eastern forces and their savage, deadly nature Continue reading

What is Skin Hunter by Tania Hutley (GIVEAWAY and Blurb)

Today I’m going to introduce you to Skin Hunter – a standalone novel by Tania Hutley. There’s a gift card giveaway, but first: a little bit about the book.

Skin Hunter by Tania Hutley

Publication date: June 18, 2019

Genres: Dystopian, Science Fiction, Young Adult

Blurb:

She didn’t want to do it… But she was desperate Continue reading

What is Fire Wolf by H. Danielle Crabtree (GIVEAWAY and Teaser)

Today I’m going to introduce you to Fire Wolf – the first book in the Fire & Reign series by H. Danielle Crabtree. There’s a giveaway and a teaser, but first: a little bit about the book.

Fire Wolf - Fire & Reign, Book 1 by H. Danielle Crabtree

Publication date: May 21, 2019

Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult

Blurb:

Since the fall of the royal house, the four kingdoms have been divided and at war, leaving many without necessities to survive Continue reading

What is The Rule of Many by Ashley and Leslie Saunders (GIVEAWAY and Excerpt)

Today I’m going to introduce you to The Rule of Many – the second book in The Rule of One series by Ashley and Leslie Saunders. There’s a giveaway and an excerpt, but first: a little bit about the book.

The Rule of Many - The Rule of One, Book 2 by Ashley and Leslie Saunders

Published by: Skyscape

Publication date: May 7, 2019

Themes and genres: Dystopian, Young Adult, rebels

Blurb:

Born to a death sentence in a near-future America, rebellious sisters herald a revolution—if they can survive Continue reading