Tag: dystopian

YA Spring Fling Giveaway Blitz

YA Spring Fling Giveaway Blitz

From March 20th to April 3rd, over 70 authors come together to give away hundreds of books. The YA Spring Fling is an opportunity for readers to find new books, new authors and take part in something very special. Here is a sneak peek of some of the books involved in the giveaway. All are… Read more »

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Book Blitz:  Numbers Game by Rebecca Rode (Giveaway)

Book Blitz: Numbers Game by Rebecca Rode (Giveaway)

Book and Author Details: Numbers Game by Rebecca Rode Publication date: March 16th 2015 Genres: 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… Read more »

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Review:  The Glass Arrow by Kristen Simmons

Review: The Glass Arrow by Kristen Simmons

First, thanks to Edelweiss and Tor Teen for allowing me to read an e-galley of this title.  This is my first book by this author, even though I do really want to read the Article 5 series, I just haven’t gotten a chance to pick them up yet. But now that I’ve read and really… Read more »

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Review:  The Prey by Tom Isbell (COYER Challenge #7)

Review: The Prey by Tom Isbell (COYER Challenge #7)

First thanks to Edelweiss and HarperTeen for allowing me to read an egalley of The Prey.  While it was a good read, and had some good parts, overall I had some issues with it. There are two main characters, Book – a boy, an orphan who really has no name other than the number tattooed… Read more »

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Book Blitz:  Killshot by Aria Michaels

Book Blitz: Killshot by Aria Michaels

  Killshot by Aria Michaels Genre: YA Apocalypse Fiction and Dystopia Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23249911-killshot Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Killshot-Icarus-Series-Volume-1/dp/1502753790 B&N: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/killshot-aria-michaels-aria-michaels/1120805384?ean=2940150636347 Trailer: http://youtu.be/TV_7K7ZYqiM When seventeen year old Liv Larson and her brother are sent to separate foster homes, she gives up on her old life, her old friends, and her faith in God. The only bright spot in Liv’s… Read more »

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Review:  Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Review: Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

I have to thank my manager at the Barnes and Noble where I work part time for saving this ARC for me.  I guess I have to thank HarperTeen and Epic Reads for sending it to the store as well.  I had been hearing a lot about the book on other blogs, Waiting on Wednesday… Read more »

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Review:  Ignite Me (Shatter Me #3) by Tahereh Mafi

Review: Ignite Me (Shatter Me #3) by Tahereh Mafi

This is one I had checked out of the library to try to read back in September for my sequels challenge, but I didn’t get to it.  I finally picked it up this past weekend and burned right through it between all my other things going on, like NaNoWriMo.  Overall this was a great ending… Read more »

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Dystopian Giveaway Hop – November 2014

Dystopian Giveaway Hop – November 2014

Thanks to both Kathy @ I Am A Reader and April and Kat @ My Shelf Confessions for hosting this Giveaway Hop.  I am a huge fan of Dystopian stories.  Now, there are a lot of books that get heaped into one big grouping under this heading, even though they could technically be more post-apocalyptic,… Read more »

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Review:  The Mark of the Hummingbird by Jessica Gollub

Review: The Mark of the Hummingbird by Jessica Gollub

So I just read this book because tomorrow I’ll be hosting the author on my stop of the Debut Authors Bash for this year.  I decided I’d just purchase the e-book myself to read before my stop.  And I’m not disappointed at all.  The Mark of the Hummingbird is a dystopian story.  And it is… Read more »

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