Month: May 2016

May End of Month Wrap Up Post

Time to look back at the month!  While I didn’t do a Sunday Post this week, I was on vacation until yesterday, out of town, so I feel it is okay.  Plus, I didn’t get that many books, so I’ll share next Sunday instead.  I think I may have a new challenge to talk about […]

Posted May 31, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in / 22 Comments

Review: The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye

This is a book I was lucky enough to get the ARC of at the bookstore where I work.  I had been very intrigued by it after all the promotional posts going on from the author, as well as on other blogs.  Overall, I was pretty pleased with the book!  And I think I’m glad […]

Posted May 28, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in / 10 Comments

Blog Tour – Review and Giveaway: Exile for Dreamers (Stranje House #2) by Kathleen Baldwin

About the book: Title: EXILE FOR DREAMERS Author: Kathleen Baldwin Pub. Date: May 24, 2016 Publisher: Tor Teen Format: Hardcover, eBook Find it: Amazon | Barnes and Noble | iBooks | Goodreads   Synopsis: A School for Unusual Girls is the first captivating installment in the Stranje House series for young adults by award-winning author Kathleen Baldwin. #1 New York Times bestselling author Meg Cabot calls this romantic Regency […]

Posted May 26, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 12 Comments

Cover Characteristic: Only the Back of People

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 […]

Posted May 25, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in / 20 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday: Nothing More by Anna Todd

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine where we spotlight upcoming releases that we’re eagerly awaiting.  My choice this week is a spinoff series of a series that I fell in love with a couple months ago.  I have become a huge lover of the After series by Anna Todd.  […]

Posted May 25, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in / 20 Comments

Promo Post – Resolution: Huck Finn’s Greatest Adventure by Andrew Joyce

Book Information: Title:  Resolution:  Huck Finn’s Greatest Adventure Author:  Andrew Joyce Genre:  Adventure/Historical Fiction Synopsis: It is 1896 in the Yukon Territory, Canada. The largest gold strike in the annals of human history has just been made; however, word of the discovery will not reach the outside world for another year. By happenstance, a fifty-nine-year-old […]

Posted May 25, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in promo post / 2 Comments