This is the end of my first year as a blogger, and so my first ever End of Year Book Survey! Yay! First of all, thank you to Jamie @ The Perpetual Page Turner for inventing this Survey, and second of all, thank you to all of you who read this (or any of my […]
Top Ten Blogging and Bookish Resolutions This is my first ever Bookish Resolutions post! It will be amazing to see if I achieve these this time next year! 1. Purge my Bookshelves! I’ve quite a few books sitting around that I picked up before blogging, which I’ll likely not read now since discovering so many highly recommended […]
I’ve been tagged to do a lot of tag posts over the past couple of months, and I’ve made drafts for them all but just didn’t get around to doing them, so now I’m playing catch-up! I’m doing the 20 Things (You Probably Didn’t Know) About Me Tag, as it seems quite an interesting one! 1. […]
I was nominated by the lovely Lindsey @ Bring My Books to take part in the Sisterhood of the World Blogging Award! I was planning to take a bit of a break from the blog over the festive period, but I’m missing it already, so here we go… 1. Did you have a book that […]
Top Ten Books On My Xmas Wishlist My picks for today are books that I’m really looking forward to getting my hands on from my Goodreads wish-list shelf (and I may even self-gift in the sales!). 1. Ten Tiny Breaths by K A Tucker – New Adult has definitely become a firm favourite of mine in […]
Crowned by Evil. Bound by Duty. Divided by Love.
Celaena Sardothien, royal assassin, is the King of Adarlan’s deadliest weapon. She must win her freedom through his enemies’ blood – but she cannot bear to kill for the crown. And every death Celaena fakes, every lie she tells, put those she loves at risk.
Torn between her two protectors – a captain and a prince – and battling a dark force far greater than the king, Celaena must decide what she will fight for: her liberty, her heart, or the fate of a kingdom…
Top Ten Favourite Books Of 2014 I’m using my 5* reads of 2014 to make up this list, as well as a few others that didn’t quite hit the 5* mark but were great reads that have stayed with me. 1, 2 & 3. The Assassin’s Blade (5*), Throne of Glass (5*) and Crown of Midnight (5*) by […]
So Obsessed With and Belle of the Literati are hosting a Re-Read Challenge for 2015, and I’m signing up! I’ve mentioned a few times on here that since I started blogging I’ve pretty much stopped rereading, and I want to do something about that in 2015. The Challenge runs from 1st January 2015 to 31st December […]
Beth Revis, author of Across the Universe series is launching an amazing US and International giveaway as part of the launch of her latest book, The Body Electric. To enter, you have to spread the word on social media about the book and giveaway. From now until the end of 2014, $1 from every sale […]
I’m sure many of you know Cait from The Notebook Sisters, but she has branched out on her own with a revamped and relaunched blog called Paper Fury (and it is looking fabulous!). As part of her new blog launch, and to help spread the word, she is hosting a giveaway and a ‘Bout This Blogger […]
Top Ten Favourite Authors New-To-Me In 2014 1. Sarah J Maas – Who isn’t in love with this woman right now? She gets the top spot because I never thought I would find a book or series that would even come close to giving me the feels, anticipation and excitement of Harry Potter, and she’s […]
I read and reviewed Louder Than Words by Iris St. Clair back in September, and I really enjoyed this story – in fact it has stayed with me, as I often think of Ellen and Rex and wonder what they’re getting up to. This is definitely a book that deserves more recognition.
Today, not only do I get to interview the author, but I also get to host a very special international giveaway – the winner not only gets an eBook of Louder Than Words, but also gets to name a character in the follow-up companion novel!
As I’m sure you all know by now (I’m talking about it a lot!) – I teamed up with some AMAZING Etsy sellers to bring you exclusive discount codes for bookish themed gifts and treats, and I’m glad to say that you guys loved them! If that wasn’t good enough, one of the sellers – Glass […]
I’d like to welcome the author of Losing It All to the blog today – Marsha Cornelius is guest-posting on multiple POVs, which we all know I love in my books, and is also kindly offering a giveaway to Confessions of a Book Geek readers! We have three eBook copies up-for-grabs internationally, and also one signed paperback copy for US only!
Compulsion by Martina Boone. Release Date: 28/10/14 by Simon Pulse. Goodreads Synopsis: Three plantations. Two wishes. One ancient curse. All her life, Barrie Watson has been a virtual prisoner in the house where she lives with her shut-in mother. When her mother dies, Barrie promises to put some mileage on her stiletto heels. But she finds a new […]
Top Ten Eight Books I’m Excited For In 2015 I never thought I’d see the day where I would once again be excited by pre-orders, where I would be waiting with anticipation for a book release, or where I would know the dates of my favourite authors’ new releases. Book blogging has a lot to […]