Tag: 5+


Book Blast: GETTING LUCKY NUMBER SEVEN by Cindi Madsen

Book Blast: GETTING LUCKY NUMBER SEVEN by Cindi Madsen

Welcome to our stop on the GETTING LUCKY NUMBER SEVEN blog tour! Cindi has delivered my favorite book of the year 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 Wordsmith Publicity! THE BOOK GETTING LUCKY NUMBER SEVEN by Cindi Madsen Release date: April 28, 2015 Publisher: Entangled: Embrace Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance Pages: 218 What’s your lucky number? Lyla Wilder is done being the shy, chemistry nerd extraordinaire. While every other college student is out having fun, Lyla is studying. With her cat. Well, she’s played it “safe” quite enough, thank you. So she creates a “College Bucket List”?with item #7 being a night of uninhibited, […]

Book Review: THE WINNER’S CRIME by Marie Rutkoski

Book Review: THE WINNER’S CRIME by Marie Rutkoski

Posted March 18, 2015 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 1 Comment

THE WINNER’S CRIME (The Winner’s Trilogy #2) by Marie Rutkoski Release date: March 3, 2015 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux Pages: 417 Book two of the dazzling Winner’s Trilogy is a fight to the death as Kestrel risks betrayal of country for love. The engagement of Lady Kestrel to Valoria’s crown prince means one celebration after another. But to Kestrel it means living in a cage of her own making. As the wedding approaches, she aches to tell Arin the truth about her engagement…if she could only trust him. Yet can she even trust herself? For—unknown to Arin—Kestrel is becoming a skilled practitioner of deceit: an anonymous spy passing information to Herran, and close to uncovering a […]

Book Review: FINNIKIN OF THE ROCK by Melina Marchetta

Book Review: FINNIKIN OF THE ROCK by Melina Marchetta

Posted January 28, 2015 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 1 Comment

FINNIKIN OF THE ROCK by Melina Marchetta Release date: September 29, 2008 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Publisher: Viking Australia Pages: 416 Finnikin of the Rock and his guardian, Sir Topher, have not been home to their beloved Lumatere for ten years. Not since the dark days when the royal family was murdered and the kingdom put under a terrible curse. But then Finnikin is summoned to meet Evanjalin, a young woman with an incredible claim: the heir to the throne of Lumatere, Prince Balthazar, is alive. Evanjalin is determined to return home and she is the only one who can lead them to the heir. As they journey together, Finnikin is affected by her arrogance . . . and her […]

Book Review: ONE PLUS ONE by Jojo Moyes

Book Review: ONE PLUS ONE by Jojo Moyes

Posted January 19, 2015 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 2 Comments

ONE PLUS ONE by Jojo Moyes Release date: July 1, 2014 Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance Publisher: Pamela Dorman Books Pages: 368 One single mom. One chaotic family. One quirky stranger. One irresistible love story from the New York Times bestselling author of Me Before You Suppose your life sucks. A lot. Your husband has done a vanishing act, your teenage stepson is being bullied and your math whiz daughter has a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that you can’t afford to pay for. That’s Jess’s life in a nutshell—until an unexpected knight-in-shining-armor offers to rescue them. Only Jess’s knight turns out to be Geeky Ed, the obnoxious tech millionaire whose vacation home she happens to clean. But Ed has big problems of his […]

Book Review: IN HER WAKE by K.A. Tucker

Book Review: IN HER WAKE by K.A. Tucker

Posted January 12, 2015 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 3 Comments

IN HER WAKE (Ten Tiny Breaths #0.5) by K.A. Tucker Release date: September 1, 2014 Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance Publisher: Atria Books Pages: 152 Before you knew him as Trent in Ten Tiny Breaths, he was Cole Reynolds—and he had it all. Until one night when he makes a fatal, wrong decision…and loses everything. When a drunken night out at a Michigan State college party results in the death of six people, Cole must come to terms with his part in the tragedy. Normally, he’d be able to lean on his best friends—the ones who have been in his life since he could barely walk. Only, they’re gone. Worse, there’s the shattered body of a sixteen-year-old girl lying somewhere […]

Book Review: THE WEIGHT OF DESTINY by Nyrae Dawn

Book Review: THE WEIGHT OF DESTINY by Nyrae Dawn

Posted December 9, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

THE WEIGHT OF DESTINY by Nyrae Dawn Release date: November 18, 2014 Genre: Young Adult Publisher: Self Published Pages: 276 When “crazy” runs in your family and your namesake is known for walking into a river with a pocket full of rocks, a girl kind of wants to avoid tempting fate at all costs. For Virginia Nichols, the only way to dodge that bullet is to be perfect at everything: school, student council, life. Too bad it’s all a lie, and underneath the perfection…Virginia is lost. Ryder Blackstock knows a thing or two about being born into fate. The talents passed down from his father aren’t exactly normal; instead of learning how to throw a fastball, he was taught to […]

Blog Tour: INSIDE OUT by Lia Riley

Blog Tour: INSIDE OUT by Lia Riley

Posted December 1, 2014 by jenniferstrand in blog tour, book review, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Welcome to our stop on the INSIDE OUT blog tour! I’m super excited to share my review with you today because while I loved this entire Off the Map series, INSIDE OUT was especially beautiful.  As you’ll soon learn, I highly recommend this new adult series!         THE BOOK INSIDE OUT (Off the Map #3) by Lia Riley Release date: December 2, 2014 Publisher: Grand Central/Forever Genre: New Adult Romance Pages: 384 When Talia first moved from California to Australia to study abroad, she never dreamed she’d find the love of her life. Bran understands her like no one ever has before. And despite the numerous challenges they’ve faced, they’ve always managed to figure out how to stay together. But this […]

Book Review: STORM SIREN by Mary Weber

Book Review: STORM SIREN by Mary Weber

Posted October 17, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

STORM SIREN (Storm Siren #1) by Mary Weber Release date: August 19, 2014 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Publisher: Thomas Nelson / HarperCollins Pages: 320 Source: ARC “I raise my chin as the buyers stare. Yes. Look. You don’t want me. Because, eventually, accidentally, I will destroy you.” In a world at war, a slave girl’s lethal curse could become one kingdom’s weapon of salvation. If the curse—and the girl—can be controlled. As a slave in the war-weary kingdom of Faelen, seventeen-year-old Nym isn’t merely devoid of rights, her Elemental kind are only born male and always killed at birth — meaning, she shouldn’t even exist. Standing on the auction block beneath smoke-drenched mountains, Nym faces her fifteenth sell. But […]

Blog Tour: SNOW LIKE ASHES by Sara Raasch

Blog Tour: SNOW LIKE ASHES by Sara Raasch

Welcome to our stop on the SNOW LIKE ASHES blog tour! I’m super excited to be share my review of this action-packed, swoon worthy story with you today. Be sure to check out the other stops on this tour sponsored by the superhero team behind Rockstar Book Tours.           10/06/2014- Bookish– Interview           10/07/2014- Magical Urban Fantasy Reads– Review           10/08/2014- Bewitched Bookworms– Guest Post           10/09/2014- Fictitious Delicious– Review           10/10/2014- Adventures of a Book Junkie– Interview           10/13/2014- Fiction Freak– Review           10/14/2014- Dark Faerie Tales– Interview           10/15/2014- Fiktshun– Guest Post           10/16/2014- IceyBooks– Review         […]

Blog Tour: UNMARKED by Kami Garcia

Blog Tour: UNMARKED by Kami Garcia

Welcome to our stop on the UNMARKED blog tour! I’m super excited to share my review with you today because I really loved this second book in The Legion series! Be sure to check out the other stops on this tour–there’s exclusive content at each stop. Stuff you don’t want to miss out on!                Sep. 29: YA Bibliophile                Sep. 30: A Little Bit of R&R               Oct. 1: Fictitious Delicious                Oct. 2: Once Upon a Twilight               Oct. 3: Alice Marvels               Oct. 3: Chapter by Chapter      […]