Month: February 2015

Review and Giveaway:  Bones and All by Camille DeAngelis

Review and Giveaway: Bones an..

Posted February 28, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 8 Comments

Thanks to St. Martin’s Press for sending me an ARC of this title and letting me sign up for the Street Team!  This was a very unique read.  I actually went through several thoughts about this story as  I read it.  I started out very excited, followed by wondering if I was going to really […]

Cover Characteristic – February 27th, 2015 – Science

Cover Characteristic – F..

Posted February 27, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

Cover Characteristic is hosted at  Sugar and Snark.  Here are the guidelines for how it works if you want to join in: Each week we will post a characteristic and choose 5 of our favorite covers with that characteristic. If you want to join in and share your 5 favorite covers with the weeks particular characteristic, […]

Book Trailer Reveal:  I Heart Robot by Suzanne van Rooyen

Book Trailer Reveal: I Heart ..

Posted February 26, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

BOOK and AUTHOR INFO: I Heart Robot by Suzanne van Rooyen Published by: Month9Books Publication date: March 31st 2015 Genres: Romance, Science Fiction, Young Adult Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Tyri wants to be a musician and wants to be with someone who won’t belittle her musical aspirations. Q-I-99 aka ‘Quinn’ lives in a scrap metal sanctuary with […]

Waiting on Wednesday:  Ice Kissed (Kanin Chronicles #2) by Amanda Hocking

Waiting on Wednesday: Ice Kis..

Posted February 25, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 32 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine where we spotlight upcoming releases that we’re eagerly awaiting.  I’ve picked a book that is a sequel to a book I just read back in December and loved!  I am such a huge fan of Amanda Hocking, and I love that the next […]

Book Blast and Review:  The Third Twin by CJ Omololu ($50 Amazon or Paypal Giveaway) COYER Challenge #11

Book Blast and Review: The Th..

Posted February 24, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 6 Comments

The Third Twin by C.J. Omololu When they were little, Lexi and her identical twin, Ava, made up a third sister, Alicia. If something broke? Alicia did it. Cookies got eaten? Alicia’s guilty. Alicia was always to blame for everything. The game is all grown up now that the girls are seniors. They use Alicia […]

Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Tag

Sisterhood of the World Blogge..

Posted February 23, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

I saw this over on YA Midnight Reads, and while they claimed to be the last people on Earth to get tagged for this, I have to say I haven’t been tagged yet.  And since they left it open for anyone to tag themselves, I thought this was a neat one to do.  So I’m […]

Stacking the Shelves – February 22nd, 2015

Stacking the Shelves – F..

Posted February 22, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in Stacking the Shelves / 38 Comments

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.  It is a way for us to share the new books we have collected.  I’m very proud of myself that this will be a small post this week.  It might seem a bit large in the free e-books, but that’s because I forgot to share those last week. […]

A Fun New Tag:  I Mustache You Some Questions

A Fun New Tag: I Mustache You..

Posted February 21, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 14 Comments

  Thanks to Mary at Bookhounds YA for tagging me to do this fun post.  Four jobs I’ve had: Cashier at Chuck E. Cheese Bookseller at Barnes and Noble Middle School Science Teacher High School Librarian Four movies I have watched more than once: I watch movies over and over if I like them, so […]

Review:  White Space by Ilsa J. Bick (TBR Challenge #2)

Review: White Space by Ilsa J..

Posted February 20, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

Originally I had received an egalley of this from Egmont USA Publishing and Edelweiss, but was unable to finish reading it.  I left a short review of how far I got HERE.  I got an ARC of it, I believe through trading on YA Book Exchange, and I picked it back up just recently so […]

Cover Reveal:  Numbers Game by Rebecca Rode

Cover Reveal: Numbers Game by..

Posted February 19, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 2 Comments

Numbers Game by Rebecca Rode Publication date: March 2015Genres: Dystopia, Young Adult Synopsis:Treena can’t wait for Rating Day. Her high score will mean a life of luxury, showing the world that she’s a valuable member of society, not a pathetic waste of space. It won’t hurt her chances with her top-Rated boyfriend, either. But when […]