Month: November 2013

Review – Magic Study (Study #2) by Maria V. Snyder

Review – Magic Study (Study #2) by Maria V. Snyder

Title: Magic Study Series: Study #2 Author: Maria V. Snyder Release Date: 2005 Pages: 392, Hardcover Goodreads Rating: 4.08 stars My Rating: 4/5 stars My Content Rating: PG-16+?? (Sex (including sexual assault) is mentioned but not explicit) Summary from Goodreads: YOU KNOW YOUR LIFE IS BAD WHEN YOU MISS YOUR DAYS AS A POISON TASTER… With her greatest enemy dead, and on her way to be reunited with the family she’d been stolen from long ago, Yelena should be pleased. But though she has […]

Posted November 11, 2013 in Reviews / 2 Comments
Cover Characteristics – Fire

Cover Characteristics – Fire

This is a new meme hosted by Sugar & Snark. It came about when Sugar was wondering which cover to use for her #70 Cover of the Week post. Sugar kept on thinking of more than one, and they all seemed to have a theme/characteristic. So she decided to switch things up a bit! Each week we will post a characteristic and choose 5 of our favorite cover’s with that characteristic. If you want to join […]

Posted November 10, 2013 in Cover Characteristics / 0 Comments
Sunday Post & Giveaways Galore!  11/10/13

Sunday Post & Giveaways Galore! 11/10/13

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer ~ It’s a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on my blog and share news about what’s coming up in the week ahead.  Last week on FYFA: Cover Characteristics – Colorful Everything You Know by Mary Beth Bass (excerpt & giveaway) – Still time to enter to win a 10 book subscription to Boroughs Publishing Group’s Lunchbox Romance service! Top […]

Posted November 10, 2013 in Sunday Post / 0 Comments
Review – Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder

Review – Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder

Title: Poison Study Series: Study #1 Author: Maria V. Snyder Release Date: 2005 Pages: 361, Hardcover Goodreads Rating: 4.2 stars My Rating: 4.5/5 stars My Content Rating: Adult or very mature YA (Sex is not explicit, but includes sexual assault) Summary from Goodreads: Choose: A quick death…Or slow poison… About to be executed for murder, Yelena is offered an extraordinary reprieve. She’ll eat the best meals, have rooms in the palace—and risk assassination by anyone trying to kill the Commander of Ixia. And so […]

Posted November 8, 2013 in Reviews / 0 Comments
Feature & Follow Friday – To Vlog or Not to Vlog

Feature & Follow Friday – To Vlog or Not to Vlog

Gain new followers and make new friends with the Book Blogger Feature & Follow! This is a blog hop that allows bloggers to gain new followers and find some awesome new blogs to follow themselves! The Feature & Follow is hosted by TWO hosts, Parajunkee of Parajunkee’s View and Alison of Alison Can Read. Each host has a blog that they feature each week!   So, if you’re a blogger, come join in on the fun!   Here’s […]

Posted November 8, 2013 in Feature and Follow / 0 Comments
ARC Review – Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge

ARC Review – Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge

Title: Cruel Beauty Author: Rosamund Hodge Release Date: January 28, 2014 Publisher: Balzer & Bray Pages: 352, Hardcover Goodreads Rating: 4.05 stars My Rating: 4/5 stars My Content Rating: Adult or Mature YA (Lots of references to sex, though it is not directly shown) Summary from Goodreads: Graceling meets Beauty and the Beast in this sweeping fantasy about one girl’s journey to fulfill her destiny and the monster who gets in her way-by stealing her heart. Based on the classic fairy tale Beauty […]

Posted November 7, 2013 in Reviews / 3 Comments
Release Day Review – North Pole Reform School by Jaimie Admans

Release Day Review – North Pole Reform School by Jaimie Admans

Title: North Pole Reform School Author: Jaimie Admans Release Date: November 6, 2013 Pages: 232, ebook Goodreads Rating: 4.00 stars My Rating: 4/5 stars My Content Rating: PG-16?? (Nothing more than kissing, but some violence and bad language) Summary from Goodreads: Mistletoe Bell hates Christmas. So would you if you had a name like hers. Her Christmas-mad parents make the festive season last all year, and with another Christmas looming, Mis doesn’t think she can take any more. After her carelessness causes […]

Posted November 6, 2013 in Reviews / 1 Comment
Top Ten Tuesday – Top 10 Sequels

Top Ten Tuesday – Top 10 Sequels

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is: Top Ten Sequels I Can’t Wait To Get My Hands On (Click on the cover pic to see the book on Goodreads!) I’m anxiously awaiting all of these sequels!  My last three choices don’t even have covers yet, but I’m anxiously awaiting them anyway!  They are: The Seeker by Stephenie MeyerSevered Colours by Dawna RaverThe Forever Song by Julie Kagawa

Posted November 5, 2013 in Top Ten Tuesday / 0 Comments
Sunday Post & Giveaways Galore 11/3/13

Sunday Post & Giveaways Galore 11/3/13

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer ~ It’s a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on my blog and share news about what’s coming up in the week ahead.  Last week on FYFA:This was a fun week at FYFA!  I love the end of the month because I get to post my Best of the Bunch and Random Reads!! Cover Characteristics – Hats Allegiant by Veronica […]

Posted November 3, 2013 in Sunday Post / 0 Comments
Cover Characteristics – Colorful

Cover Characteristics – Colorful

This is a new meme hosted by Sugar & Snark. It came about when Sugar was wondering which cover to use for her #70 Cover of the Week post. Sugar kept on thinking of more than one, and they all seemed to have a theme/characteristic. So she decided to switch things up a bit! Each week we will post a characteristic and choose 5 of our favorite cover’s with that characteristic. If you want to join […]

Posted November 3, 2013 in Cover Characteristics / 0 Comments