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BINGO for Rogue (Talon #2) by Julie Kagawa @Jkagawa @HarlequinTEEN

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Book Blitz: Schism (Illirin #1) by Laura Maisano @MaisanoLaura read a Excerpt from the book

Schism (Illirin #1) by Laura Maisano Release Date: 04/28/15 Muse It Up Publishing
Art therapy hasn’t done squat for Gabe Jones. A thousand sketches of his fiancée can’t bring his memory, or her, back to him. Nothing on Earth can. His past lies in another dimension, a world just out of sight.

Another student on campus, Lea Huckley, unknowingly shares Gabe’s obsession with the fourth dimension. The monsters from the other side attacked her parents and fled, getting her folks locked up in the loony bin. Proving this other world exists is the only way to free them. Lea and Gabe strike a deal to help each other, and together they manage to open a door to the world of Gabe’s true origin. She’d use him for proof—if she didn’t already care too much.

While Gabe tries to reconcile his feelings for Lea and his rediscovered memories of his fiancée, a much more sinister plot unravels. He uncovers his history just in time to become the unwilling lynchpin in a conspiracy to start a war. His memory holds…

Book Blitz: #International #Giveaway to #Win #GC Pixelated by @LSMurphy @BloomsburyPub

Pixelated by L.S. Murphy Release Date: 06/30/15 Bloomsbury Spark

Summary from Goodreads:
Senior Year. 

Middle of nowhere. 

What's the new girl to do?

For Piper Marks, the answer is simple. She’s determined to have her photography rock the cover of National Geographic someday, and moving to Clarkton, Iowa for her last year of high school is not going to stop her. Even if her usual subjects have changed from bright lights and skyscrapers to fields, cows…and more fields. 

But when photographer at the local paper quits in a huff, she steps into his spot. Her new job keeps Piper busy capturing tackles, and zooming in on first downs and end zone dances, not to mention putting her directly in the path of varsity football star Les Williams IV. Her new friends warn her off, but she can’t resist the pull she feels toward this mysterious country boy. But this small town is keeping a secret, and it’s one that could destroy any chance they have to be together. 

It’s up to Piper to decide what to do with…

Top Ten Tuesday: The Top Ten Books I've Read So Far In 2015!

Thank you The Broke and the Bookish for organizing the fun Top Ten Tuesday and for the awesome meme!
June 30th: Top Ten Books I've Read So Far In 2015.
This is Tawney everyone and I'm excited to list my top ten books of far!

Here's my top ten!

The Fire Wish & The Blind Wish (The Jinni Wars #1 & #2) by Amber Lough ~ Review by Fallon

The Fire Wish (The Jinni Wars #1)by Hardcover, 320 pages Published July 22nd 2014 by Random House Children's Source: HC provided by Publisher Rating: 5 Out of 5 Stars
Goodreads Description:
A jinni. A princess. And the wish that changes everything. . . .

Najwa is a jinni, training to be a spy in the war against the humans. Zayele is a human on her way to marry a prince of Baghdad—which she’ll do anything to avoid. So she captures Najwa and makes a wish. With a rush of smoke and fire, they fall apart and re-form—as each other. A jinni and a human, trading lives. Both girls must play their parts among enemies who would kill them if the deception were ever discovered—enemies including the young men Najwa and Zayele are just discovering they might love.

Tawney Thursday: An Ember in the Ashes Sequel Predictions

Have you heard the news that there's going to be a sequel to An Ember in the Ashes? We're so excited!

This book is amazing and I can't wait to see what happens to the characters in the second book. So today I'm going to make my top 3 predictions of what will happen in the sequel. Of course they may be way off but this will be fun!
Here we go!  Note that there may be some spoilers of the first book. If you have not read the book just skim through the gifs.  

Elias- Our hero
Recap of first book: Elias is a student at Blackcliff, a graduation away from being a Mask. But he was given Trials to see if he was fit to be Emperor. He failed and was almost killed by is best friend Helene only to be saved by Laia. They are now on the run thanks to Helene letting them go. Wait what?

My predictions: Elias will go back with Laia and join the resistance. He will become a better warrior  and tell them all the weaknesses regarding the Masks. He will have to face his friend Helene and the Emp…

Waiting on Wednesday: Vengeance Road by Erin Bowman ~ Trailer & Character Profiles

We are so excited to be part of The Vengeance Road Posse and as a part of the posse we get to bring fun and exclusive stuff to all of you. We are very excited for this YA standalone. This is something new and different for YA and we are embracing the diversity full force. All information is courtesy of Author Erin Bowman.

Book Blitz: #Internationl #Giveaway to #Win #GC & Waterfall ( The Water Crisis Chronicles #1) by Amber Garr

We are so excited to bring you the Book Blitz for Waterfall by Amber Garr. We both have read this series and fell in love with it. This is not a series to miss. Do not forget to go to the bottom and enter to win the book signed and a Gift Card and this Giveaway is International. 

Waterfall by Amber Garr
(The Water Crisis Chronicles #1)
Publication date: June 2015
Genres: Dystopia, New Adult
Synopsis: The water is gone. The wars have begun.
Clean water is a luxury most can no longer afford. Climate change, industrial sabotage, and greed have turned country against country as each one tries to provide for its citizens. Terrorist groups target desalinization plants and frustrated governments hunt those who work against them. Rationing, sequestering, and patrolling have become routine at a time when there are too many people and not enough resources.
While the world around them disintegrates into chaos, Zach and Vivienne hope that their life in a government-run complex will retain some semblance …

Dissonance & Resonance (Dissonance #1 & #2) by Erica O'Rourke ~ Reviews by Fallon


Book Blitz: #International #Giveaway to #Win #GC Across The Miles (The Not So Bad Boys of Rock #1) by Rhonda James

We are excited to participate in the Book Blitz for Across The 
Miles by Rhonda L. James. Go to the end of the page to enter the 
International Giveaway for 10.00 Amazon Gift Card!

Across the Miles (The Not So Bad Boys of Rock #1) by Rhonda James Release Date: 03/01/15 New Adult 340 pages
Summary from Goodreads: Sebastian Miles was twenty-three years old and living a charmed life. Loving family, beautiful girlfriend, and lead singer of the rock band, Paradox. Their debut album shot to number one on the charts, and they had just come off a worldwide tour, performing in venues filled to capacity. Then, one night, a tragedy rocked his world in a whole new way, turning him into someone he no longer recognized. Now, two years later, and on the other side of his own private hell, he learns to stop taking everything and everyone for granted. Yet, he is still alone. Then, one day he meets her, and suddenly, his darkened world is once again filled with hope.

Brooke Caldwell is a twenty-four-year-old pro…

Cover Reveal: Sun-Kissed Summer by Marta Brown

Sun-Kissed Summer by Marta Brown  Publication date: July 2015  Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult

Summer can change everything.
For shy, bookish Katie Quinn, it just might after an accidental mix-up at the airport on the way to visit her grandparents for the summer leaves her stuck with the wrong suitcase. One full of short shorts, high heels, and absolutely nothing she would normally dare to wear. Until she realizes her newfound look has garnered the attention of Key West’s biggest hottie, Brad-freaking-Garrison, and might just give her the one thing she’s always dreamed of—an epic summer romance.
A romance her summertime best friend only wishes he could give her. But for Oliver, getting Katie to see him as more than just some dumb jock isn’t going to be easy after he agrees to compete against Brad in a kite-surfing competition. And if Brad has any say in it, the prize is Katie herself.
With more than just a contest on the line and a friendship at stake, will this be the s…

Name the Fandom ~ An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

Lets do this! 
We are so excited to take part in helping fans be able to vote and have input in the An Ember in the Ashes Fandom. Tawney and I both read this book before it even hit shelves and we fell in love.
We will be bringing you more fun posts for An Ember in the Ashes all summer so keep coming back for the fun.

Here are a couple of Tawney and Fallon's Name suggestions:
Sabaa's Embers Ashers Tahir's Legionnaires Sabaa's Resistance  The Masks Commander's Minions
Those are a couple of our suggestions but we want to hear from you. Make your voices heard and tell us what you would like the Fandom name to be. Penguin will be checking in to see what all of you have to say. 

AN EMBER IN THE ASHES  Sabaa Tahir Release Date: April 28, 2015 Hardcover: 464 pages Publisher: Razorbill ISBN: 978-1595148032
Buy Links: Amazon | Barnes & Noble
Synopsis: Laia is a slave.

Elias is a soldier.

Neither is free.

Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those who do not vow their blood …

Tawney Thursday: Return to Me Review

Return to Me by Kelly MoranPrint Length: 304 pagesPublisher: Berkley Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Description:Ten years ago, Cole Covington was just another rich kid who got everything he wanted—including young and trusting Mia Galdon. Then one night everything changed, and two hearts were shattered. Cole buried his guilt in the military, where love was just part of the past. Now Cole has come back home, emotionally damaged, guarded, and unprepared for what’s waiting for him…
At the urging of Cole’s sister, Mia has returned to the Covington family’s coastal home in Wilmington as a private nurse to help Cole recover. With her uncertain personal life at a crossroad, Mia doesn’t have the luxury of saying no to the job. And she soon finds out that the attraction is still alive. So are memories of betrayal. But Mia will discover more than the power of resilience. She’ll discover a secret Cole has held for years, one that will force them to confront the past and give new meaning to letting go, fo…