Month: August 2015

Promo Post:  The Wanderers by Kate Ormand

Promo Post: The Wanderers by ..

Posted August 31, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway, promo post / 3 Comments

The Wanderers by Kate Ormand Publisher: Sky Pony Press Release Date: September 1st 2015 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal Synopsis: A Unique Twist on Shape-Shifters with Fast-Paced Action, Thrilling Adventure, Mystery, and a Bit of Romance Flo lives an eccentric life—she travels with a popular circus in which the main acts star orphaned children with secret […]

September is for Sequels Giveaway Hop

September is for Sequels Givea..

Posted August 31, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 51 Comments

Here we go, another September, another Sequels Challenge and Giveaway Hop!  You can click on the link in the sentence before if you want to join into the challenge. It’s really simple, and there is even a prize associated with that for people who participate.  This hop started because of the challenge that I started […]

Review: Diary of a Haunting by M. Verano

Review: Diary of a Haunting by..

Posted August 29, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 18 Comments

First, thanks to Simon Pulse and Edelweiss for allowing me to read an e-galley of this title.  Overall, I enjoyed the book, up until the end.  I was really excited to start it, when it showed up at the bookstore where I worked a little earlier than I thought it was supposed to be released.  […]

Cover Characteristic:  Bridges

Cover Characteristic: Bridges

Posted August 28, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

The Cover Characteristic meme is hosted at  Sugar and Snark.   Here are the guidelines: 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, then just make a post, grab the meme […]

Review:  Keepers of the Labyrinth by Erin E. Moulton

Review: Keepers of the Labyri..

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

First, thanks to the author, Erin E. Moulton, as well as her publisher, Philomel Books, for sending me an advanced readers copy of this title to review.  I got a little behind, and didn’t get started and finished till this past weekend, and the book came out on Tuesday.  I was ready to do a […]

Waiting on Wednesday:  Kingdom of Ashes (A Wicked Thing #2) by Rhiannon Thomas

Waiting on Wednesday: Kingdom..

Posted August 26, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 68 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.  This week I’ve chosen another sequel to a book I really enjoyed, one that really hit my need to read as many fairy tale retellings as I can.  The first one was A Wicked […]

Book Blitz and Giveaway:  Cage of Deceit (Reign of Secrets #1) by Jennifer Anne Davis

Book Blitz and Giveaway: Cage..

Posted August 25, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 6 Comments

Book and Author Details: Cage of Deceit by Jennifer Anne Davis (Reign of Secrets #1) Published by: Clean Teen Publishing Publication date: August 25th 2015 Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult Synopsis: Jennifer Anne Davis’ best-selling True Reign series captivated readers from the very first page. Now, get ready to become entangled in the follow-up series, Reign […]

Review:  The Contaminants by Devin K. Smyth

Review: The Contaminants by D..

Posted August 22, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 2 Comments

First, thanks to Mother Daughter Book Reviews for allowing me to read a copy of this for free.  This was a very quick, easy read.  Definitely a little bit of a new twist on this type of a story.  It had some parts that reminded me of the show The 100, but had things that […]