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Interview, Review, + Giveaway: The Sight by Chloe Neill

Devil’s Isle caught our interest last year when the series launched with The Veil. We loved every breathtaking moment and couldn’t wait to read the The Sight. We’re excited to celebrate the release of this latest installment with an interview from Chloe Neill. We picked her brain trying to get as much information as possible …

Review: How to Date Dead Guys by Ann M. Noser

How to Date Dead Guys by Ann M. Noser Under the Blood Moon #1 Genre: Post-Apocalypse Horror Publication Date: July 15th, 2014 Publisher: Curiosity Quills Press Synopsis from Goodreads: College sophomore Emma Roberts remembers her mother’s sage advice: “don’t sleep around, don’t burp in public, and don’t tell anyone you see ghosts.” But when cute Mike Carlson …

New Release Review: The Way to Game the Walk of Shame by Jenn P. Nguyen

The Way to Game the Walk of Shame by Jenn P. Nguyen Genre: Young Adult Publication Date: June 7th, 2016 ARC Provided by Netgalley and Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group Synopsis from Goodreads: Taylor Simmons is screwed. Things were hard enough when her single-minded dedication to her studies earned her the reputation of being an Ice Queen, …

New Release Review: The Reburialists by J.C. Nelson

The Reburialists by J.C. Nelson Genre: Urban Fantasy Publication Date: March 1st 2016 ARC Provided by Ace and Netgalley Synopsis from Goodreads: The author of Wish Bound and the Grimm Agency novels returns with an all-new urban fantasy novel! Burying the dead is easy.  Keeping them down is difficult. At the Bureau of Special Investigations, agents …

Genre Book Showdown: This is Where it Ends vs Violent Ends

I’ve been sitting on This Is Where It Ends for a long time.  I requested it months ago, but wanted to put my review out closer to it’s release date.  While I waited Violent Ends came out, and I thought it was interesting that the two were very similar.  Not only were both books about school shootings, both …

Early Review: Blueberry Boys by Vanessa North

Blueberry Boys by Vanessa North Genre: M/M, Contemporary Romance Publication Date: November 30th, 2015 ARC Provided by Netgalley and Riptide Synopsis from Goodreads: Connor Graham is a city boy—a celebrated fashion photographer in New York. When his uncle’s death drags him back to the family blueberry farm, all he wants to do is sell it as …

New Release Review: The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness

The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness Genre: YA Magical Realism Publication Date: October 6th, 2015 Publisher: HarperTeen   Synopsis from Goodreads: What if you aren’t the Chosen One? The one who’s supposed to fight the zombies, or the soul-eating ghosts, or whatever the heck this new thing is, with the blue lights and …

Early Group Review: The Veil by Chloe Neill

The Veil by Chloe Neill Book #1 in Devil’s Isle Genre: Urban Fantasy Publication Date: August 4th, 2015 ARC Provided by Netgalley and NAL Synopsis from Goodreads: Seven years ago, the Veil that separates humanity from what lies beyond was torn apart, and New Orleans was engulfed in a supernatural war. Now, those with paranormal powers …

Review: Fragile Bones by Lorna Schultz Nicholson

Fragile Bones by Lorna Schultz Nicholson Genre: YA Contemporary Fiction Publication Date: March 15, 2015 Publisher: Clockwise Press   Synopsis from Goodreads: Meet Harrison and Anna. One is a fifteen-year-old boy with an uncanny ability to recite every bone in the skeletal system whenever he gets anxious ― and that happens a lot. The meaning of “appropriate …

Early Review: Hexed: The Sisters of Witchdown by Michael Alan Nelson

Hexed: The Sisters of Witchdown by Michael Alan Nelson Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy Publication Date: May 5th, 2015 ARC provided by Netgalley and Pyr Synopsis from Goodreads: Luci Jenifer Inacio das Neves, Lucifer for short, isn’t your typical teenaged girl.  She’s a thief who survives by stealing bad things from bad people in the magical and mystical …

January Mini Reviews: The Good, The (Not So) Bad, and The Ugly

Because of the amount of books I read most months, I don’t get to review everything for the blog. The Mini Review Catch Up is my place to give you a little information about some of my other reads and whether or not I would recommend them without going into tons of detail. This time …

Interview and Giveaway: Black Dog by Rachel Neumeier

Badass Welcomes Rachel Neumeier! Interview and Giveaway too!   Badass Book Reviews welcomes Rachel Neumeier today for an interview and a review of her new book Black Dog.  February 4th is the release of Rachel’s book Black Dog.  If you want a chance to win and read Black Dog (open to US and Canada), scroll down …

Early Review: All is Fair by Emma Newman

All is Fair by Emma Newman Book #3 in the Split Worlds trilogy Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: 24 September 2013 ARC Provided by Netgalley and Angry Robot Books Synopsis from Goodreads: In love and war nothing is safe. William Iris struggles to keep the throne of Londinium whilst hated by his own court and beset by outsiders, while …

Review: Starglass by Phoebe North (Starglass #1)

Starglass by Phoebe North (Starglass #1) *early review copy received from publisher and edelweiss* Regina and AH’s Rating 4.5 stars/Grade A Release date: July 23, 2013 Book Summary: Terra has never known anything but life aboard the Asherah, a city-within-a-spaceship that left Earth five hundred years ago in search of refuge. At sixteen, working a …

Early Review: Cobweb Bride by Vera Nazarian

Cobweb Bride by Vera Nazarian Book #1 in the Cobweb Bride Trilogy Genre: Fantasy Publication Date:  July 15th 2013 ARC Provided by Netgalley and Norilana Books Synopsis from Goodreads: Many are called… She alone can save the world and become Death’s bride. Cobweb Bride is a history-flavored fantasy novel with romantic elements of the Persephone myth, …

New Release Review: Any Other Name by Emma Newman

Any Other Name by Emma Newman Book #2 in the Split Worlds trilogy Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: May 28th 2013 ARC Provided by Netgalley and Angry Robot Synopsis from Goodreads: Cat has been forced into an arranged marriage with William – a situation that comes with far more strings than even she could have anticipated, …

Release Date Review: Strands of Bronze and Gold by Jane Nickerson

Release Date Review: Strands of Bronze and Gold by Jane Nickerson Book 1 in Strands of Bronze and Gold series Release Date: March 12, 2013 Book provided by NetGalley and Random House Synopsis from Goodreads: The Bluebeard fairy tale retold. . . . When seventeen-year-old Sophia Petheram’s beloved father dies, she receives an unexpected letter. …

Early Review: Between Two Thorns by Emma Newman

Between Two Thorns by Emma Newman Book #1 in The Split Worlds Publication Date: 26 February 2013 ARC Provided by Netgalley and Angry Robot Synopsis from Goodreads: Something is wrong in Aquae Sulis, Bath’s secret mirror city. The new season is starting and the Master of Ceremonies is missing. Max, an Arbiter of the Split Worlds Treaty, is …

Reviews: Marked and Entwined by Elisabeth Naughton

Review: Marked and Entwined by Elisabeth Naughton   Marked – Book 1 of the Eternal Guardian series Book purchased from used book store   [box type=”info”] Synopsis from Goodreads: THERON—Dark haired, duty bound and deceptively deadly. He’s the leader of the Argonauts, an elite group of guardians that defends the immortal realm from threats of …

Joint Review: Drink Deep by Chloe Neill

  THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS AND SWEARING Drink Deep by Chloe Neill Chicagoland Vampires #5   AH’s Review – 3.5 stars Erika’s Review: 2 Stars and she’s done reading the series [box]Clouds are brewing over Cadogan House, and recently turned vampire Merit can’t tell if this is the darkness before the dawn or the calm …