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 …

Showstoppers & Three Sisters Blast and Giveaway

Three Sisters and Showstoppers by Helen Smith Three Sisters and Showstoppers are two novella-length stories in the Emily Castles mystery series. The first full-length novel, Invitation to Die, will be published by Thomas & Mercer in October 2013. The Emily Castles mystery series is set in present-day London. It features twenty-six-year-old Londoner Emily Castles and her neighbor, eccentric philosophy professor Dr. Muriel Crowther. In Three Sisters, Emily goes to a party in a big house at the end of her street. She’s sure she witnesses a murder, but no one will believe her. She teams up with Dr. Muriel to Read More …

The Spy Lover Book Blast and Giveaway

The Spy Lover by Kiana Davenport Thrust into the savagery of the Civil War, a Chinese immigrant serving in the Union Army, a nurse doubling as a spy for the North, and a one-armed Confederate cavalryman find their lives inextricably entwined. Fleeing drought and famine in China, Johnny Tom arrives in America with dreams of becoming a citizen. Having survived vigilantes hunting “yellow dogs” and slave auction- blocks, Johnny is kidnapped from his Mississippi village by Confederate soldiers, taken from his wife and daughter, and forced to fight for the South. Eventually defecting to the Union side, he is promised Read More …

Unholy Testament: Review, Interview, and Giveaway

Title: Unholy Testament – The Beginnings Genre: Gothic Romance/ Paranormal Author: Carole Gill Published by: Tudor Rose Press Date Published: November 4, 2012 Purchase link: Amazon Synopsis: The day Eco first laid eyes on Rose Baines was the day she discovered (The House on Blackstone Moor) her family’s savage butchery at the hands of her mad, incestuous father. “I saw you leave the house that day, Rose, that terrible day you discovered your family butchered. I saw you…” Eco realizing he has fallen in love with her pens a confession documenting all of his sins committed in the course of Read More …

The Gatekeeper’s Challenge Review

The Gatekeeper’s Challenge Author: Eva Pohler Genre: YA Fantasy Purchase links: Amazon *Smashwords Summary: Tenn agonizing months have gone by since Therese faced off against her parents’ murderer at Mount Olympus, and she suspects Thanatos’s absence is meant to send her a message: go on with your life. In cahoots with her new friend, who’s gotten in with the Demon Druggies at school, Therese takes a drug that simulates a near-death experience, planning to tell Than off so she can have closure and move on, but things go very, very wrong. Than has been busy searching for a way to make her Read More …

Blog Tour: The Keeper’s Curse

Title: The Keeper’s Curse (The Keeper’s Curse #1) Author: Diana Harrison Published: November 2012 Synopsis: After fifteen-year-old Emmy Rathers unintentionally summons a strange glowing cloud during a break-in, her mother rips her from her home, her father, and her world, forever. When she lands in the rustic, militant land of Methelwood, she is told she’s a crafter– a person who can perform magic by conjuring souls of the dead. But starting life over normally in the midst of grieving for the life she has left behind, while at the same time attempting to fit in in her new war-obsessed school, Read More …

Blog Tour: Deadly Eyes by Mike Meyer (Interview and Review)

Title: Deadly Eyes Genre: Suspense/Thriller Date Published: March 8, 2012 Publisher: Pacific Books Print length: 274 pages Purchase Links: Amazon Synopsis: James Cuffy, better known as Cuff, is living in paradise with his girlfriend, Rosie, on the small Caribbean island of St. Croix, where the sky is as blue as Cuff’s eyes, the ocean as pretty as Rosie’s cheeks, where the gentle lapping of the waves is a lullaby, and the swaying of the palm trees is a dance. The sandy beaches are as white as sugar, and the horizon is a world away. St. Croix indeed is paradise, the perfect place for Read More …