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Book Review: All In by Ann Garner

Title: All In(Cedar Mountain University series, Book 2)
Author: Ann Garner
Publication Date: June 2, 2014
Genre: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance

Blurb:For Grace Marsh there had never been a doubt that she was meant to be with Grant Michaels. From the moment she had met her brothers' best friend, she had known he was the one for her, and after two years together it seemed he felt the same.

Until the night he knocks on her door and sends her entire world into a tailspin when he breaks her heart.

Jacob Ross was the American dream. The son of a football legend who was well on his way to a place by his father's side in the NFL hall of fame. Until the day he walked away from it all without looking back.

A chance meeting between the two finally puts Grace on the path toward putting her heart back together. But can she make a future with Jacob when she keeps getting pulled back into the past? Can she prove to him that she's All In, or will she lose it all before it even really begins?

Blog Tour: Review and Giveaway: Part-time Princess by Pamela DuMond

Title: Part-time Princess (Ladies in Waiting #1)
Author: Pamela DuMond
Publication Date: Spring 2014
Genre: Comedy, New Adult, Romance

Blurb:Two Princes are in love with her. Too bad she's an imposter...

Hold tight to your tiara, grab your scepter and be prepared for the New Adult hilarious, modern-day romantic-comedy ride of your life!

Rated PG-13 and mildly R for:
Sexual innuendo.
Hot Guys.
Hot Guys who are Princes.
The occasional naughty word.
The occasional naughty royal fantasy.
The occasional naughty deed.
A puppy.
A Royal Wedding!
More Romance.
And -- a Happily-Ever-After Ending (Just not the way you expected it!)

Lucy Trabbicio's a down-on-her-luck, young, American, former biker-bar cocktail waitress desperate to find a job. Lady Elizabeth Billingsley hires Lucy to travel to Fredonia, the tiny jewel of a country in the Alps, for ten days 'tops' to impersonate…

Blog Tour: Giveaway and Review: Raven by Stacey Rourke

Title: Raven (Book 2 in the Legends Saga)
Author: Stacey Rourke
Publication Date: September 21, 2014
Genre: New Adult Paranormal

Blurb:An infamous love, destined nevermore.
For death could not claim, the enchanting Lenore.

Cursed by the malevolent spirit of the Headless Horseman, Ireland Crane ventures to Manhattan in search of a way to break her soul crushing bond. Instead, she discovers the lines between fact and fiction are blurring once more. Croaking ravens. Telltale hearts. Could the works of Poe be coming to pass with handsome Wall Street Midas Ridley Peolte as their unwilling target?

She walks the Earth, a plague on mankind,
searching for he, her rotted heart doth pine.

Together, the two unknowingly release a dark force death itself could not tame. Surrounded by the unrelenting violence and mayhem they've unleashed, Ireland feels her control over the Horseman slipping. Before the beast within consumes her, she and her crew must follow the clues of the dead to right a centuries'…

Blog Tour: Giveaway and Series Review: The Neumarian Chronicles by Ciara Knight

This is a very auspicious day, everyone, because it is my first time doing an entire series review!! YAY! I am pretty stoked with this and was excited for the challenge when I signed up for this tour, so without further ado, here I go.

Title: Escapement (Book 1, The Neumarian Chronicles)
Author: Ciara Knight
Publication Date: February 5, 2013
Genre: Dystopia, Science Fiction, Young Adult

Blurb:Ten years after the great war of 2185 the queen's reign is threatened by uprisings and fear. In celebration of my sixteenth birthday it is my duty as princess to sacrifice a slave to be initiated into the ruling council, solidifying my mother's empire. When my own erratic powers surface I'm captured and tried for treason. Slaves hate me, my mother wants me executed, and my only chance of survival rests in the hands of a young man, Ryder Arteres, whose sister I sentenced to death.
Links for Book: Amazon / Barnes and Noble / Goodreads

Title: Pendulum (Book 2, The Neumarian Chronicles)

Blog Tour: Review: The Violet Fox by Clare C. Marshall

Title: The Violet Fox
Author: Clare C. Marshall
Publication Date: October 13, 2012
Publisher: Faery Ink Press
Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult 

There are two kinds of people in the land of Marlenia.

The Marlenians, who live on the surface,

and the Freetors, who are forced to live underground.

The war between them ended two hundred years ago, but the Freetors still fight for the right to live under the sun. Fifteen-year-old Kiera Driscoll embodies the Freetors' hopes as the Violet Fox. In a violet cape and mask, she sneaks around Marlenia City stealing food and freeing her people from slavery.

Then the Elders task her with a secret mission: retrieve a stolen tome that contains the secrets of Freetor magic, something the Marlenians both fear and covet. Kiera must disguise herself as a noblewoman and infiltrate the Marlenian castle before the Freetor-hating Advisor finds out her real identity, before her brother is imprisoned because of the secrets he hides, and before she falls any more in…

Book Review: Conflict of Interest by Allyson Lindt

Title: Conflict of Interest (Bits & Bytes Book 1)
Author: Allyson Lindt
Publication Date: April 28, 2013
Publisher: Liquid Silver Books
Genre: Contemporary Romance

Blurb:Fun, games, and business are a dangerous mix when a PR manager finds herself face to face with her new client who is determined to convince her letting loose is better than a tight rein on control. Book 1 in Allyson Lindt's new series, Bits & Bytes, is a sizzling romance from beginning to end.

Kenzie propositions a sexy stranger in a coffee shop to prove to herself she's capable of taking a risk. She doesn't expect him to be sitting across from her the following Monday as her newest client. Even worse, she can't stop thinking about what might have happened between them on a personal level if it weren't for their professional relationship. He knows how to push her buttons, and she doesn't want him to stop.

Scott has built his software company from the ground up to escape things like stuffy old…