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ARC Book Review: My Only by Sophia Duane

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Author: Sophia Duane
Category: Romance
Publication date: Mar 8, 2012
ISBN (paper): 978-1-61213-095-8
ISBN (ebook): 978-1-61213-096-5

Book Blurb:

Adam James’s life is far from perfect. A talented drummer from a small suburb of Chicago, he keeps to himself, downplaying his abilities, thinking that he is less than all those around him, including his popular twin brother, Aaron..

When a free-spirited new girl with a troubled past moves in across the street, Adam's eyes are opened to a new world of possibilities. Olivia Cartwright’s philosophies on life give her a deeper understanding of the world. An instant connection between Adam and Olivia draws them closer, but he wonders why anyone would choose him when a better version exists, particularly when Aaron also takes an interest in her.
Will the friendship with Olivia change Adam, or will he continue to close himself off in his own world?
Adam has a choice to make: risk his friendship with Olivia or fight for something more.
It seems Adam …

Book Review: Passion ( Fallen Book 3) by Lauren Kate

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Hardcover: 432 pages


Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers (June 14, 2011)


Language: English



Book Blurb:



Luce would die for Daniel. 
And she has. Over and over again. Throughout time, Luce and Daniel have found each other, only to be painfully torn apart: Luce dead, Daniel left broken and alone. But perhaps it doesn’t need to be that way. . . 
Luce is certain that something—or someone—in a past life can help her in her present one. So she begins the most important journey of this lifetime . . . going back eternities to witness firsthand her romances with Daniel . . . and finally unlock the key to making their love last. 
Cam and the legions of angels and Outcasts are desperate to catch Luce, but none are as frantic as Daniel. He chases Luce through their shared pasts, terrified of what might happen if she rewrites history. 
Because their romance for the ages could go up in flames . . . forever. 
Sweeping across centuries, PASSION is the third novel in the unforgettably epic FALLEN…

Book Review: I am Wolf (The Children of Nox 1) by Joann Buchanan

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Publication Date: Jan 12 2012
ISBN/EAN13: 1937593800 / 9781937593803
Page Count: 300
Language: English
Color: Black and White
Related Categories: Fiction / Psychological



Book Blurb:

Angel, hero, monster, devil--we all become what we really are. I Am Wolf --
The journey of a boy about to become a man who inherits his ancestors gift and must learn the right way to use it. He falls in love with Alaynee and begins to feel like he is normal again.

 When their world is shattered by the kidnapping of Alaynee's little brother, Jonah breaks the cardinal rule of his gift and bites the kidnapper, creating a creature called the unnatural.

This sends him and all his friends on an adventure across the states to a place in Tennessee. There they find not only must they stop the unnatural creature, but they must save Cara--the girl the creature is after. Jonah must ask himself the most important question of all, would you sacrifice yourself to save another?


My Thoughts:
I am Wolf is the first installment …

Blog Tour: Courageous Dare by Lacie Nation

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Hi my loves! I'm back with another blog tour! I'm featuring Courageous Dare by Lacie Nation. I'm giving you guys a little glimpse of what this book is all about. And now, let's start!




Title:  Courageous Dare
Author:  Lacie Nation
Publisher:  Secret Cravings Publishing
Length:  160 Pages, eBook Format
Sub-Genres:  Contemporary, Military

Blurb:
Baylee Crawford thought she had her whole life figured out, right up until she accepts a scandalous little dare involving a mysterious man that makes her throw caution to the wind. When she falls completely in love with her mystery man, how will she cope when she has to say goodbye to him as he leaves for war? When a tragedy threatens to tear her world apart, Baylee is left feeling lost and has no idea how to help her family in the midst of this loss. Follow Baylee and Nash through a tale of love, passion, longing, war, and tragedy.

Excerpt:

Teeth hitting, tongues warring, and their breath mingling together, desperate and needy, she coul…

Book Review: Healing the Faith (Mocked by Faith 2) by Michele Richard

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Author: Michele Richard
Category: Romance
Publication date: Feb 9, 2012
ISBN (paper): 978-1-61213-072-9
ISBN (ebook): 978-1-61213-073-6



Summary:

Just saying “I do” was only the beginning for Alexia and Justin McNear. Now when their lives, loves, and faith are left in turmoil, they will have to fight even harder to heal themselves and their faith. Can two people already struggling help heal the communities they call home?
How do you rebuild after the loss of a child? After suffering a tragedy, are these two lost to each other forever?

With all the church’s money missing, the hunt for the tyrant will take Mark, an exminister, Justin, and his twin cousins away from their secluded, gated community and into the real world while leaving their wives behind to pick up the pieces. Can Justin survive it again?

Or will returning to the retreat that once abused him be his end?

Alexia, Madison, and Ginger will need to be strong and independent with their  men gone. Left to raise their child alone,  Ale…

Book Tag!

I want to thank Ttoria for tagging me! This is really fun. I haven't done this in a long time. So for those people I've tagged, I hope you'll do this too. Just follow these rules! Have fun!

Rules: 1. You must post the rules. 2. Answer the questions the tagger set for you in their post and then create ten new questions to ask the people that you have tagged. 3. Tag eleven people and link to them on your post. 4. Let them know you've tagged them!

Questions givien byTtoria

Where in the world do you live? I live in the Philippines.
When and why did you start book blogging?
I started blogging last May 2011. I was quite amazed by the people who blogs about books so I decided to try it. I realized how hard it is and committed those book bloggers must be to make their blogs that good.
Who is your favourite author?
I have so many favorite authors. It's hard to choose but I'll name a few. I love Mary Ting, Nalini Singh, Julie Garwood, Judith McNaught, Amy Plum and many more. It'…

Book Review: Behind Closed Doors (Daniels Brothers 1) by Sherri Hayes

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Author:Sherri Hayes
Category: Romance
Publication date: Feb 9, 2012
ISBN (paper): 978-1-61213-091-0
ISBN (ebook): 978-1-61213-092-7
Blurb:
Elizabeth Marshall spent the last nine years doing all the things she was supposed to do. She went to a good college. Married a man with a promising future. Elizabeth even had a nice house in a respectable part of town. There was even the promise of 2.4 kids in her future. From the outside everything looked picture perfect. 
One night, six months ago, the world she lived in came crashing down. Her husband dead and her friends gone, Elizabeth moves to the small town of Springfield to start a new life for herself where no one knows who she is or anything to do with her past. 
Christopher Daniels enjoys the simplicity of his bachelor life. After his divorce three years ago, he swore off women. He has no desire to change that philosophy. 
When Elizabeth Marshall moves into the apartment below him in the small Victorian house, she makes him begin to reconsid…

Blog Tour: Pride's Run by Cat Kalen

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