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Our October Book of the Month is Protection for Hire by Camy Tang. This in an action-packed book about a kick-butt girl named Tessa. The sequel, A Dangerous Stage, is out October 30! Here’s the Protection synopsis from Amazon:
Tessa Lancaster’s skills first earned her a position as an enforcer in her Uncle Teruo’s Japanese Mafia gang. Then they landed her in prison for a crime she didn’t commit. Now, three months after her release, Tessa’s abilities have gained her a job as bodyguard for wealthy socialite Elizabeth St. Amant and …
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It’s that time again! Time for a new Book of the Month! This month we’re choosing a wonderful book by Robin Wasserman called The Book of Blood and Shadow. Yes, the book is just as creepy, intriguing and wonderful as it sounds! And…Doesn’t the cover look awesome? You can read Kelly’s review of the book HERE. Be watching for fun stuff this month and a Book Challenge Question all surrounding this book. Believe me, you won’t want to miss this pick!
Book Synopsis from Amazon.com:
It was like a nightmare, but there …
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This month I am challenging you to read Rift by Andrea Cremer. I recently read and reviewed the novel, and I think you will love it! While reading, I thought about how the story of the adventurous redhead, Ember, reminded of a more mature Merida, from Disney’s Brave. The prequel to the Nightshade Series answers questions about Cremer’s world and war began. In addition, there is still more to look forward to… Rise the second prequel will be released in January 2013. Whether you’ve read the Nightshade Series or not, …
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This weekend is the first evah UtopYA Con, a weekend celebrating YA Paranormal authors, novels, and fans! Kelly and I were honored to participate as panelists and get to know some new authors and fellow fans. We also had to opportunity to catch up with some authors we already adore! The weekend started off with a beautiful, and encouraging opening from Myra McEntire, author of Hourglass and Timepiece. She wanted everyone to know, “You can do it!” The best part is that she enlisted the help of some other well …
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This month’s Book of the Month is GRAVE MERCY by Robin LaFevers, and I have a question to put forth for the other reviewers AND you, our blessed readers! Now, I’m going to warn you…this question may come across as a bit gruesome for some of you to think about, but….I’m going to ask it anyway. You might really need to dig down deep to your darker side in order to answer it.
So…I want to know-If you were to become a Handmaiden of Death, what would your form of killing …
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I know, I know…I’m late with this post! I’m so sorry, but believe me when I tell you it will have been worth the wait! Our Book of the Month for June is GRAVE MERCY by R.L. LaFevers. This book is freaking amazing, and you are going to LOVE it! You can read Kallie’s and Melissa’s review right HERE. We all think this is a book you will want to read and reread again, so go out and grab it and read it with us this month!
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We are halfway through the month of May and it is time for your Book Challenge! It is easy, and even if you haven’t finished reading the all of books in the series you can answer the Book Challenge Question!
We want to know which paranormal/fantasy ‘being’ is your favorite to read about?
Vampires, werewolves, fairies… Oh my!
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Our Book(s) of the Month, for May 2012, are The Dark Divine, The Lost Saint, and The Savage Grace by Bree Despain! I absolutely love this werewolf series, and the characters that Bree has created. You will love Grace Divine, the main character, who happens to be an artist, student, and preacher’s kid. Her family and friends both make her life fantastic and frantic… Just like your friends and family, right? The twist is that there are werewolves in her life!
The one thing I am most excited about with this …
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Congratulations Merisha! You have won a signed copy of The Book of Lost Fragrances by MJ Rose and a sample of the new perfume to go with it! We will be emailing you shortly to discuss the details. Thank you to everyone who entered this contest.
Be on the lookout! There are more great giveaways coming soon!
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We have had the wonderful opportunity to interview our Book of the Month’s author, MJ Rose! She was gracious and lovely and amazing. Keep reading to hear everything she has to say. And…if you haven’t read our Book of the Month, The Book of Lost Fragrances, what are you waiting for?? This book is fantastic and sublime. It is definitely a book you are not going to want to miss!
This is the twelfth book you have written. How did writing this one differ for you from the others?
I’m not sure …