Albert Camus

Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Demons (Eirik #1) by Ednah Walters

Demons continues the Runes series by USA Today bestselling author Ednah Walters. What happened to Eirik after he left his friends on Earth and went to Hel?

Monday, December 28, 2015

One night can change everything.- The Fool (Games We Play #1) by Liz Meldon

The Fool is a novella intended for readers aged 18+, and is the prologue for the paranormal romance serial Games We Play.

One night can change everything.
One night. One job. One man. One chance to change her life.

Their love is a ticking time bomb. - Revenge by Sonya Weiss

The deeper Riley is drawn in by Juliet’s beauty, the closer he gets to the secrets she keeps: one that will challenge everything he believes in—and one that could lead to her death. Together, can their forbidden love help stop the war? Or will one of them be forced to make the ultimate sacrifice?

She was finally ready - Smolder (Hailey Holloway #4) by K.C. Stewart

Hailey was finally ready. After months of uncertainty she was prepared to be mated to the man and the dragon she loved most in the world. There was just one problem, he hadn't asked her yet. 

A man without hope.- Redeem (The Caelian Cycle #2.5) by Donnielle Tyner

Cover Reveal 
A boy without a voice.
A teen without a home.
A man without hope.

a crossroads - Uncut (Unexpected #4) by Claudia Y. Burgoa

My brother and sister found their calling and people to share it with for the rest of their lives. Our parents haven’t said a thing, but I can read it on their faces. 

Monday, December 21, 2015

Sunday, December 20, 2015

A Lost Legacy: Awakening by C.E. Dimond

Finn Adams thought she knew what her life had in store for her; a mundane existence of day to day life. After meeting Eamon her whole world is flipped upside down. When her mother goes missing, Finn soon discovers that she is a witch and she is being hunted for her power.

Saturday, December 19, 2015

SAVE A LIFE, BUY A BOOKThe Dark Dozen: Stories for Scarborough

The Dark Dozen: Stories for Scarborough
by Travis Luedke, C.N. Lesley, Danielle DeVor, Maer Wilson, Steven Ramirez, Jody A. Kessler, Louann Carroll, Ross G. Homer, M. Joseph Murphy, Robert P. Wills, Karenne Griffin, and Allan B. Anderson

Christmas Treats Blog Hop #Giveaway International

What are our favorite Christmas Treats? Books, of course! 
Stop by each blog for a chance to win fabulous books & gifties for the Holidays!!

Christmas Treat (PRIZE)

Friday, December 18, 2015

Review The Bad Boy of Butterfly Harbor (Butterfly Harbor #1) by Anna J. Stewart

Can people truly change?
Two things keep Holly Campbell grounded: her precocious son and preserving her forty-year-old family diner in the face of expansion and change. She doesn't need a blast from the past like Luke Saxon, who's back in Butterfly Harbor after more than a decade away.

Dark Siren Series (Dark Siren, Banewolf, Blood Chained, and Primed Son) by Eden Ashley

Torn between saving their family and saving the world, Rhane and Kali are faced with impossible choices…and devastating consequences. Because sometimes, a little evil is necessary to protect what is loved most…and sometimes, even that may not be enough.

Special edition - Sunset Rising Trilogy(Sunset Rising #1-3) by S.M. McEachern

Limited Time Preorder price of just $4.99! Have it delivered December 25th!
Special edition of the ebook set of the Sunset Rising Trilogy, which includes: Sunset Rising, Worlds Collide, New World Order, and—available in ebook format for the first time—all seven satellite stories!

Happily Ever After: A Day in the Life of the HEA (Rook & Ronin Series) by JA Huss

18+ Life in Rook & Ronin’s world has been bliss for fifteen years. Rook, Veronica, and Ashleigh are still BFF’s raising their kids together. Ronin, Spencer, and Ford have managed to go legit and stay out of trouble. And they have a pack of kids running around the eight thousand square foot Vail mansion they all share for the holidays—begging for gifts, and fun, and love.

The Insanity Series (The Complete Books 1-3) by Cameron Jace

 Amazon readers love it – over 500 reviews of 5* and 4* for the first book in the series.
‘Most absorbing fantasy read in years!’ W. McNaughton.
‘Insanity is A Summer Hit!!!’ Kindle Gram
‘An insane page turner’ – Kindle reviewer
‘Engrossingly fun!’ Rhonda Miller.
‘A truly twisted tale….fantastic!’ Sheri A. Wilkinsonon

The clock is ticking. - Imparting by Heather Letto

In this final installment of The Ascension Series, love, sacrifice, and forgiveness go head to head with evil in an effort to save a city.
And a girl.

There’s some things you know... Without a Doubt by Lindsay Paige

Emerson Montgomery loves his high school sweetheart, Kelly Price. He’d do anything for her, including agreeing to a break where they’ll see other people as he heads off to college. Struggling with the break and guilt over dating other people, Emerson meets Eva, a beautiful, funny, easygoing, and nosey junior.

A Proper Young Lady by Lianne Simon

After Danièle’s best friend and childhood crush agrees to have a baby for her, Danièle learns that the clinic can extract sperm from her own gonadal biopsies, and she becomes the father of Melanie’s baby herself.

just enough to destroy her - Despair (Negative Ion #2) by Ryanne Anthony

Cassidy Wren followed her dreams to sing from a farming community in Iowa to bustling New York City, with her small town boyfriend Eddie by her side. Tired of rejection, a fateful phone call leads them back to her hometown of Hampton, California.

Thursday, December 17, 2015

to live without -Exes and O’s by Lakeshia Poole

For some the game of love and college seems rigged. After a few tough losses they resort to doing things they thought they would never do to turn their challenges into championships…

real or imagined? - A Shadow of Time by Louann Carroll

Consumed by a childhood filled with terror and pain, Kellyn O’Brien strives to create the perfect family.Then, disaster strikes. Her husband is dead. Three weeks later, she discovers her son is heir to Shadow Ley, a nineteenth century estate located in the Sierra Nevada foothills. 

Free will is strong, but destiny is stronger. - Mayan Blood (Stone Legacy #1) by Theresa DaLayne

Zanya Coreandero is a seventeen-year-old orphan with only a single friend and no hope for a normal life. Diagnosed with anxiety and night terrors, no one believes her cuts and bruises are a result of an evil entity, and not a brutal case of self-harm. 

Going Geek by Charlotte Huang

Cover Reveal - GOING GEEK
Author: Charlotte Huang
Publisher: Delacorte/Random House

I am not what you see. - Walking Heartbreak by Sunniva Dee

Don’t judge me.
I am not what you see.
I am the opposite.
—Nadia’s lipstick note on Bo’s mirror.

She might be the key - Moon Dark (Auriano Curse #1) by Patricia Barletta

Lady Sabrina Dunfield is desperate. Widowed and destitute, she must rely on the dubious benevolence of her secretive uncle, an art collector living in Venice. Determined to make her way and provide for her young son, Sabrina is forced to take on clandestine and dangerous errands for her tyrannical relative.

Their story is so much deeper than their fairy princess counterparts - Soulless (Once Wicked #1) by Sarah J. Pepper

Cover Reveal - Their story is so much deeper than their fairy princess counterparts, yet were never told. That's a damn shame. They aren't always as wicked as they are made out to be. Well, not all of them. 

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Unforgiving Debts (Armstrong Securities, #3) by Cassie Strickland

I hate him for leaving me. 
She would’ve hated me if I stayed.
Debts and lies shatter Leilani’s carefully crafted world, and she has to turn to the one man that broke her heart to keep her safe.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

an alternative to her plans - The V Girl by Mya Robarts

Lila’s coping mechanism to her mother’s violent attack is her secret. A secret that will bring her closer to Aleksey Fürst, a foreign, broody man that she distrusts because his links to the troops and his rough, yet irresistible appearance. He offers Lila an alternative to her plans, a possibility that terrifies her…and tempts her in spite of herself.

they worship the wolf -Bleizgeist by Hazel Butler

- Marked by magic she cannot control, Marishka is an outcast. Alone and starving she is plagued by geiste, the unconscious minds of the people of Ingary, roaming the wilderness as they sleep. Attracted to the gramarye in Marishka’s blood, the geiste give her no rest.

Asleep on the Hay: A Dust Bowl Christmas by Ben Sowards

"The author manages to convey the feel, smell, and taste of the dust storm through his writing. The illustrations, also by the author, are absolutely breathtaking and a perfect accompaniment to the story. [...] 
This book allows us to reflect on the true meaning of Christmas and is sure to become a Christmas classic." - Goodreads, Lynda Dickson

The Starriest Summer (The Cycle of the Six Moons #1) by Adelle Yeung

The beautiful fantasy world of Starrs? Check. The power to mold matter? Check. No reset button? Wait, she didn’t sign up for this! 
Fighting the apocalypse was way easier when danger stayed on the other side of the screen, 

How dumb can a criminal be? - Professor Birdsong's 117 Dumbest Criminal Stories: The Southwest

The stories in this volume come to you from the states of Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas -- the Southwest region of the U.S. Professor Birdsong has found out a lot of dumb criminal stories from the Southwest. They include, Drunk and/or Disorderly Dummies from the Southwest; Dumbest Robbers of the Southwest; and includes a chapter of the most bizarre dumbest criminals of the Southwest. 

before it’s too late - Mystical (Mystical #1) by Michael Weekly

However, it turns out Eliza is on her way to becoming a mystical assassin. But first she has to start college with her best friend Dawn Roberts and her feline familiar Jared. If you think college is stressful, try finding your best friend being seduced—nearly to death—by a venomous fairy. Something is horribly wrong, and Eliza must find out what it is.

Dragon's Heir (Dragon Courage #2) by Kandi J. Wyatt

Journey along in this exciting fantasy world in the spellbinding second installment of the Dragon Courage series, Dragon’s Heir, by Kandi J Wyatt.

the worst is yet to come …- Bloodcraft (Bloodspell #2) by Amalie Howard

Victoria shivered, wrapping her arms about herself and staring toward the forest lost in thought. She wasn’t afraid of Christian or the fact that he was a vampire. After all, she was more of a monster than he could ever be.

Can't Hold Back (Returning Home #2) by Serena Bell

In this tender military romance from the bestselling author of Hold on Tight—perfect for fans of of Jill Shalvis and Susan Mallery—a war-shattered veteran gets a second chance at love with the one that got away.

a hidden world filled with secrets - The Hunter's Moon by Beth Trissel

Seventeen year old Morgan Daniel has been in the witness protection program most of her life. But The Panteras have caught up with her and her younger brother. Her car is totaled, she's hurt, and the street gang is closing in when wolves with glowing eyes appear out of nowhere and chase away the killers.

Thrill of the Chase (Dangerous Love #1) by Elle Keating

Erin Whitley knows she shouldn’t fantasize about her boss. Yet from the moment the legendary Chase Montclair summons her to his office, all she can do is think about having his sexy hands all over her. No matter how much her body wants to give in to Chase, Erin knows that a relationship with him will expose her deepest, most painful secrets and ruin the life she’s built for herself.

People never change - Until You Came Along by Kshitij

Cover Reveal - Just as mysteriously as Alyssa appeared in Estella’s life she disappeared. Who was Alyssa, really? For all their years of friendship in college, Estella has no idea why Alyssa left without saying goodbye after graduation. 

their last blast of pure fun - Hot @nd Nerdy (Hot & Nerdy #1-3) by Shannyn Schroeder

Her Best Shot
Her Perfect Game
Her Winning Formula

Monday, December 14, 2015

a gritty trip into the real and raw world - Clean by Mia Kerick

High school senior Lanny Keating has it all. A three-sport athlete at Lauserville High School looking at a college football scholarship, with a supportive family, stellar grades, boy band good looks… until the fateful day when it all falls apart.

His life is not his own.- Grey (The Romany Outcasts #1) by Christi J. Whitney

I absolutely loved reading this book. I usually do like reading anything that has to do with the Gypsy culture, and really felt a connection with the characters. In my opinion, this was quite an excellent start to the series, and I look forward to finding out where the story goes from here. I give this book a definite A! - Goodreads, Mareena

an unexpected gift - Mistletoe and Murder in Las Vegas by Colleen Collins

All 31-year-old, Las Vegas criminal lawyer Joanne Galvin wants for Christmas is a few clients so she can make ends meet. Instead she’s roped into defending the notorious, alleged Timepiece Arsonist; tracked by a hunky special agent and his arson dog; and chased by a serial killer. Just when her life is starting to feel like the Nightmare Before Christmas, she receives an unexpected gift 

If only he could find his courage - The Traitor’s Trap by Brendan Murphy

I cannot say just how much I have enjoyed this book … a very accomplished writer with a wonderfully rich imagination and an incredibly inventive mind. Readers will come to love the many wonderful creations in this novel, it is jam-packed with the most wonderful and inventive characters; new, exciting and beautifully realized. ~ Cherry Mosteshar, author of Unveiled: One Woman’s Nightmare in Iran

What will life hold for them - Broken Stone by Gabriele Goldstone

Torn from everything she has ever known, Katya faces cold and hunger, and the ever-present threat of lost hope. As she clings to a single red stone from the fields of her homeland, she questions life. Where is Papa? Will she ever see him again? And what will become of Katya’s family?

Hunting Moon (Decorah Security #9) by Rebecca York

Witnessing the murder of New York mobster, Johnny Denato, is only the beginning of the terror closing in on nightclub dancer Tory Robinson. Kidnapped and spirited off to an isolated upstate New York sanatorium, she’s held captive by a sadistic doctor who drugs her and insists she’s there for psychiatric treatment.

Fire in the Kitchen by Donna Allen

18+ Celebrity chef Dante Cristiani needs to renew his tainted reputation. He earns a spot in a television culinary contest and is competing against a talented foodie, Cassidy Summers. She’s quirky, free-spirited, and disorganized in the kitchen.

I’m nobody’s superhero - Mogul (The Mogul Series #1) by Lexi Larue

18+ Alexander Nathan McDonald. Billionaire tech mogul of Globaltech. But to people I care about, I’m just plain Nate. The night when I met sweet wonder woman Diana Prince changed my life. I caught her as she fell off the bar stool and heard her story about being fired from her job for leaking secrets to Globaltech.

alive once again - Sunset At Rosalie by Ann L. McLaughlin

The coming of the boll weevil and the sharp decline of cotton prices cause drastic changes in the life of the plantation and in the lives of the family members. Carlin adores her Uncle Will. But like the plantation, Will is doomed and his story is an important part of Carlin’s growing up.

this time, evil is in her blood...- The Coupling (The Letting #2) by Cathrine Goldstein

Cover Reveal - Prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice to save those she loves most, Ronnie devastates Phoenix with her impossible decision. Whisked away from her rebel life to another world ravaged by despair, Ronnie meets her greatest nemesis...her biological father.

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Sands of Time (The Heart Falls Heroes #2) by K.D. Friedrich

Sands of Time is a contemporary romance set in a small Upstate New York town called Heart Falls, a town where heroes are born and passion is bred. This spicy romance tests the boundaries of trust, forgiveness, strength, passion, and most of all…love.