Tag: sci-fi


Blog Tour: THE REMEDY by Suzanne Young

Blog Tour: THE REMEDY by Suzanne Young

Posted April 15, 2015 by jenniferstrand in blog tour, Uncategorized / 1 Comment

Welcome to our stop on the THE REMEDY blog tour! I am figuratively bouncing off the walls with excitement!  My love for this series is immense and today Suzanne stopped by to share with us three songs that are VERY TELLING to Quinlan’s story.  So sit back, listen to some cool jams, click on the links to buy THE REMEDY and then enter the exciting giveaway! Oh, and be sure to check out all the coolness going down on this tour:           4/13/2015- Once Upon a Twilight– Interview           4/14/2015- Books and Swoons– Review           4/15/2015- Fictitious Delicious– Guest Post           4/16/2015- My Reading Room– Review       […]

Book Review: THE GHOSTS OF HEAVEN by Marcus Sedgwick

Book Review: THE GHOSTS OF HEAVEN by Marcus Sedgwick

Posted January 6, 2015 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 3 Comments

THE GHOSTS OF HEAVEN by Marcus Sedgwick Release date: January 6, 2015 Genre: Young Adult Publisher: Roaring Brook Press Pages: 336 A bold, genre-bending epic that chronicles madness, obsession, and creation, from the Paleolithic era through the Witch Hunts and into the space-bound future. Four linked stories boldly chronicle madness, obsession, and creation through the ages. Beginning with the cave-drawings of a young girl on the brink of creating the earliest form of writing, Sedgwick traverses history, plunging into the seventeenth century witch hunts and a 1920s insane asylum where a mad poet’s obsession with spirals seems to be about to unhinge the world of the doctor trying to save him. Sedgwick moves beyond the boundaries of historical fiction and […]

Blog Tour: THE CLOCKWORK DAGGER by Beth Cato

Blog Tour: THE CLOCKWORK DAGGER by Beth Cato

Posted September 17, 2014 by jenniferstrand in blog tour, Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Hello & welcome to THE CLOCKWORK DAGGER blog tour. I’m so thrilled to be on the tour! We’re honored to be hosting Beth Cato for a fun Q&A today.  So, pull up a chair, a cup of coffee & watch me work my magic in getting the all the secrets from Beth! ( <– That’s a lie.) Oh! Be sure to enter to the giveaway, too! THE BOOK THE CLOCKWORK DAGGER by Beth Cato Release date: September 16, 2014Publisher: Harper VoyagerGenre: Young Adult Science FictionPages: 368 Full of magic, mystery, and romance, an enchanting steampunk fantasy debut in the bestselling vein of Trudi Canavan and Gail Carriger “The Clockwork Dagger was just what I needed: A steampunk adventure […]

Book Review: IMITATION by Heather Hildenbrand

Book Review: IMITATION by Heather Hildenbrand

Posted August 21, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

IMITATION (Clone Chronicles #1) by Heather Hildenbrand Release date: July 29, 2014 Genre: Young Adult Science Fiction Publisher: Alloy Entertainment Pages: 272 Source: ARC Everyone is exactly like me. There is no one like me. The rough fabric of my cotton nightgown chafes so I lie very still. They say my discomfort comes from being built like one accustomed to niceties. How is that fair when I myself have never experienced anything but copies of the real thing? My entire life is an imitation. I am an Imitation. I’ve been here five years. Training. Preparing. Waiting.And now I have a letter.My assignment has begun. I am a prisoner.I am not Raven Rogen.I am here to die. Fictitious Delicious Rating: 3.5 […]

Blog Tour: WORDLESS by AdriAnne Strickland

Blog Tour: WORDLESS by AdriAnne Strickland

Welcome to our stop on the WORDLESS blog tour! We’re very excited to introduce you to the world that brings the saying “Words are powerful” to a whole new level of relevancy.  This is a perfect read for fans of dystopian and science fiction stories! Be sure to check out the other stops on this tour sponsored by Me, My Shelf and I.       August 4th Such A Novel Idea REVIEW      August 5th Micheal ScFi Fan AUTHOR INTERVIEW      August 6th Tams Two Cents REVIEW      August 7th Mom With A Kindle 10 RANDOM THINGS      August 8th Fictitious Delicious SPOTLIGHT      August 9th A Dream With In A Dream TENS LIST      August 10th Curling Up With A Good Book MUSIC PLAYLIST     […]

Blog Tour: EARTHQUAKE by Aprilynne Pike

Blog Tour: EARTHQUAKE by Aprilynne Pike

Welcome to our stop on the EARTHQUAKE blog tour! Tavia’s journey continues in this thrilling sequel and I’m so happy to be sharing my review of EARTHQUAKE with you today. Be sure to check out the other stops on this tour sponsored by the dynamic duo behind Book Nerd Tours.            JULY 8th: I Am A Reader – What’s On Aprilynne’s Desk/In Her Purse           JULY 9th: Such A Novel Idea – Review           JULY 10th: Wholly Books – 10 Random Things about Aprilynne           JULY 11th: Ex Libris – Review           JULY 12th: Mundie Moms – Review           JULY 13th: Fiction Fare – A Day In The Life […]

Book Review: PLUS ONE by Elizabeth Fama

Book Review: PLUS ONE by Elizabeth Fama

Posted July 10, 2014 by jenniferstrand in book review, Uncategorized / 1 Comment

PLUS ONE by Elizabeth Fama Release date: April 8, 2014 Genre: Young Adult Dystopian Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) Pages: 373 Source: ARC It takes guts to deliberately mutilate your hand while operating a blister-pack sealing machine, but all I had going for me was guts. Sol Le Coeur is a Smudge—a night dweller in an America rigidly divided between people who wake, live, and work during the hours of darkness and those known as Rays who live and work during daylight. Impulsive, passionate, and brave, Sol deliberately injures herself in order to gain admission to a hospital, where she plans to kidnap her newborn niece—a Ray—in order to bring the baby to visit her dying grandfather. By violating […]

Blog Tour: FREE TO FALL by Lauren Miller

Blog Tour: FREE TO FALL by Lauren Miller

Welcome to our stop on Free to Fall blog tour! I found one of my new favorites in this book and I’m so excited to share my review with you today!  Lauren Miller has also shared with us her playlist for this story and you’re sure to love it. Be sure to check out the other stops on this tour sponsored by the dynamic duo behind Book Nerd Tours:                 May 17: Fictitious Delicious – REVIEW + MUSIC PLAY LIST                 May 18: Once Upon A Twilight – REVIEW                 May 19: Scott Reads It – REVIEW + 10 RANDOM THINGS               […]

Book Review: DANGEROUS by Shannon Hale

Book Review: DANGEROUS by Shannon Hale

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

Release date: March 4, 2014 Format: ARC Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 405 Maisie Danger Brown just wanted to get away from home for a bit, see something new. She never intended to fall in love. And she never imagined stumbling into a frightening plot that kills her friends and just might kill her, too. A plot that is already changing life on Earth as we know it. There’s no going back. She is the only thing standing between danger and annihilation. From NY Times bestselling author Shannon Hale comes a novel that asks, How far would you go to save the ones you love? And how far would you go to save everyone else? Fictitious Delicious Rating: 4 […]

Blog Tour: OTHERBORN by Anna Silver

Blog Tour: OTHERBORN by Anna Silver

Posted January 16, 2014 by jenniferstrand in blog tour, Uncategorized / 1 Comment

Welcome to our stop on the OTHERBORN blog tour! We are happy to share with you the interview we did with Anna Silver, the author of this dystopian/science fiction YA whose sequel will be released in just a few short weeks.  It’s the perfect time to pick up OTHERBORN–you won’t have long to wait until ASTRAL TIDE releases (February 28, 2014) THE BOOK OTHERBORN (Otherborn #1) by Anna Silver Release date: April 4, 2013 Publisher: Sapphire Star Publishing Pages: 290 London and her teenage friends live in a reprocessed world. Confined within Capital City’s concrete walls, London has done the impossible and the illegal. She’s created something New- a song. But her mentor, club owner Pauly, is not impressed. Since […]