My Clockwork Princess Collector’s First Edition copy just arrived!

A quick post everyone. I finally received my hard copy of the third book of The Infernal Devices by Cassandra Clare. After reading all the books in The Mortal instruments and The Infernal Devices series, I can say that this book, Clockwork Princess, is my favorite. Not only because it features me (ahem, the princess), but Clare really went overboard this time. This is her best masterpiece ever. Even though I have already read this book in my digital copy last March, nothing beats holding the real, printed version. I feel bad I won’t be able to re-read it this Read More …

Good news: Giveaway extended!

Hi, guys! Indressme giveaway of 2 $30 clothing coupon with free shipping is extended for one more week. For those who haven’t participated yet, here’s your chance! This is open internationally so woohoo! Please click the link below to be directed to the giveaway post. http://gongjumonica.wordpress.com/2013/04/15/start-the-week-with-free-clothes-an-international-giveaway/ Good luck everyone!

Replacing Gentry Book Blast + Giveaway

Replacing Gentry When Marlie agrees to attend a cadaver ball at Vanderbilt Medical School, she did not expect to actually see any cadavers. Or, that a strange apparition would issue her a chilling message. Despite the cadaver’s warning, Marlie is married a year later to Tennessee State Senator, Daniel Cannon, and living in a plantation-style mansion with two step sons. Add to the mix her growing suspicion that something is amiss with the death of Daniel’s first wife, Gentry; and newlywed Marlie is definitely in over her pretty Yankee head. What begins as an innocent inquiry into her new husband’s Read More …

Sprung Book Blast + Giveaway

Sprung (Book 2 of the Witchbound Series): Since she discovered magic, seventeen-year-old Skye Jackson’s life is almost perfect. Almost. Even perfect has its glitches. What happens when the one with all the power makes the biggest mistakes? Welcome to my life. Four months ago, I couldn’t have been happier. When my parents got divorced, I wasn’t exactly thrilled. Especially when Mom married a guy half her age. But then I found out I wasn’t the average Joana. Discovering magic existed and, best of all, I could use it, made everything easier to deal with. That is until I got a Read More …

The Lucky Ones (and I’m envious)

For almost two weeks, we have participated in The Pope’s Stone Book Tour. Aside from reading the reviews made by the hosts and learning more about the author from the interview we had with him, we were also gifted by the ever generous Marc Kuhn with four paperback copies of his book as well as four elegant journals where we can write our life’s journey like that of the characters in his book. Now, the giveaway finally ends. Guess what’s next? On behalf of the author and the entire tour hosts, I would like to express our collective gratitude to Read More …

Mortality by Kellie Sheridan: Review + Giveaway

Title: Mortality (The Hitchhiker Strain #1) Author: Kellie Sheridan Published: March 19, 2013 by Snarky Books Pages: 271 (Paperback) Mortality on Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/16149748-mortality Book Blurb: After surviving a deadly plague outbreak, sixteen-year-old Savannah thought she had lived through the very worst of human history. There was no way to know that the miracle vaccine would put everyone at risk for a fate worse than un-death. Now, two very different kinds of infected walk the Earth, intent on nothing but feeding and destroying what little remains of civilization. When the inoculated are bitten, infection means watching on in silent horror as Read More …

Author Interview with Marc Kuhn + Giveaway/Freebie

Two weeks ago, I hosted a tour for The Pope’s Stone, a historical fiction revolving around the lives of two descendants a century apart. I have rated the book 4 out of 5 stars and if you want to read my thoughts on this novel, you may click here. Aside from the review, I also hosted an international giveaway. Four lucky winners will be electronically drawn using rafflecopter and will receive a paperback copy of the book plus a simple journal. At this point I would like to give the spotlight to the person behind the brilliantly written and wonderfully Read More …

The Pope’s Stone by Marc Kuhn: Review + huge giveaway

Title: The Pope’s Stone Author: Marc Kuhn Published: October 9, 2012 Paperback: 242 pages Kindle Edition: 229 pages ISBN: 1479185299 Purchase links: Amazon Kindle * Amazon Paperback * Barnes and Noble Book blurb: THE POPE’S STONE is a fascinating historical novel that follows the lives of Nathaniel and Nicholas, descendants of the Barrington family of Virginia. Each young man keeps life-long journals which eventually reveal their parallel lives; lives that are mirrored by similar events and experiences, similar relationships and consequences. The two, however, lived a century apart. The only connections between them are their family heritage, their journals…and the Pope’s Read More …

Prize Winning Pacific Stories Blast and Giveaway

Prize-Winning Pacific Stories  (Special Edition Boxed Set Vol. I-III) House Of Skin, Cannibal Nights, Opium Dreams Bestselling author, Kiana Davenport (The Spy Lover, Shark Dialogues) is pleased to offer a Special Edition Boxed Set, featuring the first three volumes of her Prize-Winning Pacific stories, many of which have appeared in the O.Henry Awards, the Pushcart Prizes, and The Best American Short Stories. Set across the Pacific, in islands where the author has traveled and lived, the stories comprise tales of love, lust, racism, family, murder, rape, the search for identity, and the universal search for human dignity. BOOK DESCRIPTION Volume Read More …

Blog Tour: Daynight interview and giveaway

Tour Schedule daynight by Megan Thomason Meet The Second Chance Institute (SCI): Earth’s benevolent non-profit by day, Thera’s totalitarian regime by night. Their motto: Because Everyone Deserves a Second Chance™. Reality: the SCI subjects Second Chancers to strict controls and politically motivated science experiments like Cleaving—forced lifetime union between two people who have sex. Meet Kira Donovan. Fiercely loyal, overly optimistic, and ensnared by the promise of a full-ride college scholarship, Kira signs the SCI Recruit contract to escape memories of a tragedy that left her boyfriend and friends dead. Meet Blake Sundry. Bitter about being raised in Exile and his mother’s Read More …