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Top 10 of 2015: Best Books Read in 2015

Top 10 of 2015: Best Books Read in 2015

Posted December 21, 2015 by jenniferstrand in top 10 of 2015 / 3 Comments

It’s the mooooost wonderful time….of the year!  Some of my favorite bloggers put together a week of celebrating top 10 books lists and I look forward to participating every year.  A big shout out to Two Chicks on Books, Fiktshun, Magical Urban Fantasy Reads and Tales of a Ravenous Reader for their hard work in putting this together! Today’s topic is all about the best books I’ve read in 2015.  This is ALWAYS the hardest one to do because you all know as well as I do that picking 10 favorites is darn near impossible.  Here’s my attempt at solidifying my favorites of the year.   TOP 10 BOOKS READ IN 2015 (Doesn’t have to be released in […]

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, […]

Candy Box Confession: The Inability to Say Goodbye

Candy Box Confession: The Inability to Say Goodbye

Posted December 11, 2014 by jenniferstrand in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

I don’t know about you, but I LOVE to reflect on the books I’ve read throughout the year when we start rolling into December territory. One of the things that really struck me this year is the number of series that I haven’t yet finished, even though THEY are finished. What’s up with that?  And I’m not talking about your everyday, run of the mill kind of series. No. I’m talking about series that I love and anxiously waited to hit my local bookstore.  Books that I cancelled social engagements for just so I could read them.  So, why didn’t I see them through to the end?  That question is easily answered. I hate saying goodbye. But […]

Book Review: LOSING ROMEO by Cindi Madsen

Book Review: LOSING ROMEO by Cindi Madsen

Posted December 2, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

LOSING ROMEO by Cindi Madsen Release date: December 2014 Genre: Young Adult Retelling-ish Publisher: Self Published Pages: 269 Source: ARC When Rosaline Capulet takes a pill Romeo Montague gave to her in a love letter and goes to the Capulet party to find him, the last place she hopes she’ll end up is jail. Before taking the drugs Romeo gave her, Rosaline had always followed the rules. So she doesn’t understand how her only mistake lands her a one-way trip to Middle of Nowhere, Arkansas. Forced to live with her aunt, the threat of military school hanging over her head, she’s sure she’s ruined her life—all over a boy who disappeared from the party with her cousin Juliet. Bryson Mercer’s […]

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 Blast: CINDERELLA SCREWED ME OVER by Cindi Madsen

Book Blast: CINDERELLA SCREWED ME OVER by Cindi Madsen

Posted June 12, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book blast, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Welcome to the promotional event for Cinderella Screwed Me Over by Cindi Madsen! In addition to a great excerpt and giveaway, we’re thrilled to announce that there is a promotional price of $1.99! Grab it while it lasts! THE BOOK   CINDERELLA SCREWED ME OVER Author: Cindi Madsen Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance Publisher: Entangled Publishing Darby Quinn has a bone to pick with Cinderella. Burned one too many times by ex-boyfriends, Darby has lost all belief in the happily-ever-after that the fairy-tale princess promised her. She’s sworn off love, Prince Charmings, and happy endings and she’s happy about it. Really. Or at least she was…until she met Jake, her gorgeous neighbor and the manager of her favorite restaurant. But […]

Top 10 Book Boyfriends of 2013

Top 10 Book Boyfriends of 2013

Posted December 26, 2013 by jenniferstrand in Uncategorized / 6 Comments

We are happy to be participating in the “TOP 10 of 2013 A week of looking back… and looking forward” feature, hosted by Mindy @ Magical Urban Fantasy Reads, Rachel @ Fiktshun & Jaime @ Two Chicks on Books.   Top Ten Book Boyfriends of 2013   As a collector of book boyfriends, this is the toughest “Top 10” post for me to write. I’d like to just post a link to ALL the books I’ve read this year because chances are really good that I fell in like/love with at least one boy (and a girl or two) from every book on that list. Alas, the rules don’t allow for that. DISCLAIMER: I’d like to apologize […]

Book Review: RIFT by Cindi Madsen

Book Review: RIFT by Cindi Madsen

Posted October 14, 2013 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 1 Comment

Rift (Cipher #2) by Cindi Madsen Release date: September 19, 2013 Format: ebook Source: Author     Summer Davis is a Cipher, a person chosen to help people resolve problems with their loved ones before they die. She’s just gotten her second job when weirder-than-usual things start happening. There seems to be a rift between her and the afterlife, and she’s seeing things she shouldn’t, including people who have already passed on. As she struggles to help her new assignment, Liam, make amends with his incarcerated father, she finds it hard to balance being a high school student, Cipher, and girlfriend. Troy’s been nothing but supportive, but Summer can see her secret weighs on him, and she […]

Book Blast: RIFT by Cindi Madsen

Book Blast: RIFT by Cindi Madsen

Posted October 2, 2013 by jenniferstrand in book blast, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Once again, I get to open a blog post by pointing out how late I am in announcing exciting news. The good news is that I’m just about through the stack of lateness and will be back on track within the next fourteen months.   Today I want to share with you a book that came out a few weeks ago by one of my favorite authors, Cindi Madsen.  RIFT is the second book in the Cipher series and continues the story of my girl, Summer. This is next on my TBR pile and I’ll be posting a full fangirl review within the next two weeks.   I’d love to see you pick this book up today! […]

Cover Reveal: CIPHER by Cindi Madsen

Cover Reveal: CIPHER by Cindi Madsen

Posted July 1, 2013 by jenniferstrand in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

You can imagine my excitement when I learned that the fabulous Cindi Madsen is releasing a NEW YA SERIES! And then I learned that it’s a contemporary series with magical elements, at which point I imploded with joy that is usually reserved for a sugar rush! Introducing…. CIPHER (Cipher #1) by Cindi Madsen Summer Davis sees deaths before they happen. She attempts to live a normal life by focusing on the dance team and her quarterback boyfriend. But then the way-too-cheery Angel of Death shows up and tells her she’s a Cipher—a person chosen to help people who are going to die resolve problems with their loved ones. Ashlyn Moore, one of Summer’s classmates, is going to […]