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 […]
Breaking the Rules (Pushing the Limits #1.5) by Katie McGarry. Release Date: 08/12/14 by Harlequin Teen. Goodreads Synopsis: A summer road trip changes everything in this unforgettable new tale from acclaimed author Katie McGarry. For new high school graduate Echo Emerson, a summer road trip out west with her boyfriend means getting away and forgetting what makes […]
So, first there was my Banned Books Giveaway (the winner chose The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime), then there was my Books to Movies Giveaway (the winner chose It’s Kind of A Funny Story), and now my fabulous readers, I bring you my Spooktacular Giveaway Hop! This is likely the last giveaway I will […]
Time for another Giveaway! My last Banned Books Giveaway was so successful, and I had so much participation and interaction from you guys, that I’ve decided to do another one! So many of our favourite movies have originated as great books, so to celebrate that I’m going to give away a book that has a […]
Disappointment has been on speed dial in Ellen Grayson’s life lately. Her dad died, her mom numbs the grief with drugs and alcohol, and her so-called friends have slowly abandoned her. Enter Rex Jacobi, a cocky boy, recently transplanted from New York City, and fellow summer camp employee. Though his quick wit and confidence draws her in, she can’t let him get too close.
I’m excited to bring you the cover reveal for Kristen Kehoe’s latest New Adult contemporary release, The Light of Day. This is an installment in the Beyond the Horizon series, but it is not a sequel, and does not need to be read in order. I read and reviewed my first Kehoe book last month – Life […]
As part of Banned Books Week (or month on my blog) I’m participating in the Banned Books Week Giveaway Hop hosted by I Am A Reader and BookHounds. Feel free to check out my other posts – Why I Believe in The Freedom to Read and Popular Banned and Chllenged Books. One lucky Confessions of a […]
Hey everyone! I wanted to do a giveaway when I reached 100 followers, but that went by pretty quickly! I’ve reached over 200 followers now and decided to do a giveaway to thank you all. I have some great giveaways coming up on the blog over the next couple of months (and in time for […]
Take Me On (Pushing the Limits #4) by Katie McGarry. Genre: Romance/Young Adult/Comtemporary Release Date: 27/05/14 Harlequin Teen Summary from Goodreads: Acclaimed author, Katie McGarry, returns with the knock-out new story of two high school seniors who are about to learn what winning really means. Champion kickboxer Haley swore she’d never set foot in the […]
I recently reviewed The Before Now and After Then by Peter Monn. I really enjoyed this debut and I’m hoping Peter has intentions to release more books! This interview is part of an Author Spotlight feature, which also includes a great giveaway – more information on that at the end of this post!
Rachel Reynolds is the daughter of a scientist and a poet, so her beliefs on Creation and Karma and all those other mythical things are varied. But when one passionate night with Tripp, the boy she’s loved her entire, life leads to heartache and a poorly chosen moment with another boy, whom she barely knows let alone loves, which then leads to a baby, she’s pretty sure Karma or no, the universe is a real biatch.
Gates of Thread and Stone by Lori M Lee, published and available to purchase. Genre: Fantasy/Young Adult/Sci-Fi/Time Travel/Romance Synopsis: In the Labyrinth, we had a saying: keep silent, keep still, keep safe. In a city of walls and secrets, where only one man is supposed to possess magic, seventeen-year-old Kai struggles to keep hidden her own […]
Nathaniel Morrisey thought he had a handle on his affections for the one woman he ever cared about, Julia North, who happened to be his boss’s daughter and best friend’s little sister. But Jules is about to blow that calm self-control he’s had a tight grip on all to hell.
The North brothers are wild, adrenaline-junky thrill-seekers who thrive on challenge, speed and danger. Their little sister, Jules, is a sweet, quiet, bookworm who’s been overprotected all her life by her hulking big brothers… but she is a North after all, so she has her own wild streak—a secret that none of them expected, especially not Nate!
SYNC give away two complete audio-book downloads (a current YA title paired thematically with a Classic) every week in summer for 13 weeks, starting on May 15th. I’ve never “read” an audio-book before, but since joining the book blogging community I’ve heard so many bloggers say great things about audio-books and decided I would try them. What better way than by trying them for 13 weeks for free??
The third and final post in my Shannon A Thompson Author Spotlight feature is a giveaway (open internationally) of Minutes Before Sunset. Shannon has kindly offered my readers the chance to win one of three copies of the eBook, the first in The Timely Death Trilogy. To enter, follow this link to the rafflecopter giveaway. […]
I’m very excited to announce that Confessions of a Book Geek is going to host its very first AUTHOR INTERVIEW and GIVEAWAY!