Tag: 4.5


Blog Tour: THE DARKEST PART OF THE FOREST by Holly Black

Blog Tour: THE DARKEST PART OF THE FOREST by Holly Black

Posted January 13, 2015 by jenniferstrand in blog tour, book review, Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Welcome to our stop on the THE DARKEST PART OF THE FOREST blog tour! I’m super excited to be share my review of this story with you today. Be sure to check out the other stops on this tour sponsored by the superhero team behind Rockstar Book Tours.           01/05/2015 – Me, My Shelf and I– Review           01/06/2015 – Chapter by Chapter– Guest Post           01/07/2015 – Reading YA Rocks– Review           01/08/2015 – Mundie Moms– Guest Post           01/09/2015 – YA Bibliophile– Review                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  […]

Book Review: SIDESWIPED by Lia Riley

Book Review: SIDESWIPED by Lia Riley

Posted November 11, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

SIDESWIPED (Off the Map #2) by Lia Riley Release date: October 7, 2014 Genre: New Adult Romance Publisher: Grand Central/Forever Pages: 384 It was only meant to last the summer . . . Talia Stolfi has seen more than her share of loss in her twenty-one years. But then fate brought her Bran Lockhart, and her dark world was suddenly and spectacularly illuminated. So if being with Bran means leaving her colorless NorCal life for rugged and wild Australia, then that’s what she’ll do. But as much as Talia longs to give herself over completely to a new beginning, the fears of her past are still lurking in the shadows. Bran Lockhart knows that living without the beautiful girl who […]

Book Review: MAKING HEADLINES by Erin Brown

Book Review: MAKING HEADLINES by Erin Brown

Posted November 7, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

MAKING HEADLINES By Erin Brown Release date: October 7, 2014 Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance Publisher: Author Pages: 420 Source: ARC When a one-night stand turns into an online photo scandal, Sophie Tucker and Luke McGraw become campus celebrities overnight for all the wrong reasons. Sophie Tucker can’t wait to start her freshman year of college—she has a full scholarship to her dream school and her sights set on landing a coveted staff writer position on the college newspaper. But when a scandalous photo from a one night stand she barely remembers is posted on The Score List, a new tabloid-style gossip site the campus is buzzing about, Sophie realizes her freshman year isn’t going to be what she imagined. […]

Blog Tour: READY TO WED by Cindi Madsen

Blog Tour: READY TO WED by Cindi Madsen

Welcome to our stop on the READY TO WED blog tour! Cindi has delivered a story full of charm AND wit and I’m so happy to be sharing my review with you today. Be sure to check out the other stops on this tour sponsored by Entangled. July 22 Book featured at Margay Leah Justice Book reviewed at My Life. One Story at a Time. Guest blogging at What is That Book About Book featured at Escape by Fiction Book featured at 3 Partners in Shopping Book reviewed  at Always YA at Heart Guest blogging at Joyfully Reviewed Book reviewed at Wolfel’s World of Books Book reviewed and Interviewed at Steamy Guys After Dark July 23 Book reviewed at Sleep Deprived Book Lovers Book reviewed at In My Humble Opinion Interviewed at Simply Ali […]

Book Review: THE TRUTH ABOUT ALICE by Jennifer Mathieu

Book Review: THE TRUTH ABOUT ALICE by Jennifer Mathieu

Posted July 17, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 1 Comment

THE TRUTH ABOUT ALICE by Jennifer Mathieu Release date: June 3, 2014 Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Publisher: Roaring Brook Press Pages: 199 Source: ARC Everyone has a lot to say about Alice Franklin, and it’s stopped mattering whether it’s true. The rumors started at a party when Alice supposedly had sex with two guys in one night. When school starts everyone almost forgets about Alice until one of those guys, super-popular Brandon, dies in a car wreck that was allegedly all Alice’s fault. Now the only friend she has is a boy who may be the only other person who knows the truth, but is too afraid to admit it. Told from the perspectives of popular girl Elaine, football star […]

Book Review: RUSH by Nyrae Dawn

Book Review: RUSH by Nyrae Dawn

Posted July 14, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Release date: May 6, 2014 Genre: New Adult LGBT Romance Publisher: Forever Yours Pages: 256 Source: ARC This new adult, male/male romance will capture the audience who fell in love with Nyrae Dawn’s Games Trilogy. For the love of the game. Brandon Chase has always defined himself by one thing: football. Tough and athletic, he is a great college player who enjoys the hard hits and the sweaty grind of the gridiron. But when Brandon is injured, only one person can help him get back on track-a forbidden love he’s desperately tried to put behind him. Alec Andrews has never quite forgiven Brandon for walking away when their friendship turned into something more. But he can’t deny help to […]

Blog Tour: HARDER by Robin York

Blog Tour: HARDER by Robin York

Welcome to our stop on the HARDER blog tour! Caroline and West’s story has become one of my favorite, if not my very favoite, couples in New Adult literature.  To say I’m thrilled to be part of this tour would be quite the understatement.  Today I’m sharing my review of HARDER and sharing an excerpt to whet your appetite. You’re welcome. Be sure to check out the other stops on this tour sponsored by the incredible team over at Inkslinger PR:  July 2 Anna’s Book Blog – Character Interview (West)Fic Central – Review OnlyRed Hot & Blue Reads – Review OnlyThe Cover Contessa – ExcerptA Novel Idea by Christy T – Review Only July 3 Krista’s Dust Jacket – ExcerptLove Between the Sheets – Review OnlyThree Girls […]

Book Review: CRASH INTO YOU by Katie McGarry

Book Review: CRASH INTO YOU by Katie McGarry

Posted October 28, 2013 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 1 Comment

Release date: November 26, 2013 Format: ARC Publisher: Harlequin Teen Source: Publisher From acclaimed author Katie McGarry comes an explosive new tale of a good girl with a reckless streak, a street-smart guy with nothing to lose, and a romance forged in the fast lane The girl with straight As, designer clothes and the perfect life-that’s who people expect Rachel Young to be. So the private-school junior keeps secrets from her wealthy parents and overbearing brothers…and she’s just added two more to the list. One involves racing strangers down dark country roads in her Mustang GT. The other? Seventeen-year-old Isaiah Walker-a guy she has no business even talking to. But when the foster kid with the tattoos […]

Book Review: SPEAK by Laurie Halse Anderson.

Book Review: SPEAK by Laurie Halse Anderson.

Posted October 7, 2013 by LivTommo in book review, Uncategorized / 3 Comments

Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson. Release date: April 1st, 2001. Publisher: Puffin. Format: Paperback. Source: School library. Melinda Sordino busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops. Now her old friends won’t talk to her, and people she doesn’t even know hate her from a distance. The safest place to be is alone, inside her own head. But even that’s not safe. Because there’s something she’s trying not to think about, something about the night of the party that, if she let it in, would blow her carefully constructed disguise to smithereens. And then she would have to speak the truth. This extraordinary first novel has captured the imaginations of teenagers and adults across the country. Fictitious […]

Book Review: TEN TINY BREATHS by K.A. Tucker

Book Review: TEN TINY BREATHS by K.A. Tucker

Posted October 3, 2013 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Ten Tiny Breaths by K.A. Tucker Release date: September 24, 2013 (Paperback) Publisher: Atria Books Format: ARC Source: NetGalley Kacey Cleary’s whole life imploded four years ago in a drunk-driving accident. Now she’s working hard to bury the pieces left behind—all but one. Her little sister, Livie. Kacey can swallow the constant disapproval from her born-again aunt Darla over her self-destructive lifestyle; she can stop herself from going kick-boxer crazy on Uncle Raymond when he loses the girls’ college funds at a blackjack table. She just needs to keep it together until Livie is no longer a minor, and then they can get the hell out of Grand Rapids, Michigan. But when Uncle Raymond slides into bed […]