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Promo: The Athena Effect by Derrolyn Anderson + Excerpt + Giveaway

Categories: Derrolyn Anderson, excerpt, giveaway, spotlight, teen romance, urban fantasy, ya
The Athena EffectBy Derrolyn AndersonEditions: ebookPublished August 30th 2012Genre: YA Urban Fantasy / RomanceCountry girl Cali has been kept a secret her entire life, raised in isolation by two very troubled people. Despite her parent’s disturbing fits, Cal is perfectly content, living at one with the nature that surrounds her, and finding adventure inside the pages of her beloved books. When an awful tragedy tears her away from her remote cabin in the woods, nothing she’s ever read has prepared her for a world that she knows very little about.Girls Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: Flight by Alyssa Rose Ivy + Character Interview: Allie + Giveaway

Categories: 3 butterflies, Alyssa Rose Ivy, bewitching book tours, book tour, character interview, fluttering thoughts, giveaway, guest post, new adult, paranormal, RBR, romance, shape shifters, The Crescent Chronicles series, ya
Flight (The Crescent Chronicles #1)By Alyssa Rose IvyEditions: ebookPublished August 16th 2012Genre: Mature YA/New Adult Paranormal RomanceSource: review copySometimes you just have to take flight.A summer in New Orleans is exactly what Allie needs before starting college. Accepting her dad’s invitation to work at his hotel offers an escape from her ex-boyfriend and the chance to spend the summer with her best friend. Meeting a guy is the last thing on her mind—until she sees Levi. Unable to resist the infuriating yet alluring Levi, Allie finds Read more [...]

Review: Ironskin by Tina Connolly

Categories: 4 butterflies, arc, fairies, Ironskin series, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, retelling, review, some romance, steampunk, Tina Connolly, ya
Ironskin (Ironskin #1)By Tina ConnollyEditions: ebook, hardcoverExpected publication: October 2nd 2012 by Tor BooksGenre: YA Paranormal / Steampunk / RomanceSource: NetGalleyJane Eliot wears an iron mask. It’s the only way to contain the fey curse that scars her cheek. The Great War is five years gone, but its scattered victims remain—the ironskin. When a carefully worded listing appears for a governess to assist with a "delicate situation"—a child born during the Great War—Jane is certain the child is fey-cursed, and that she can help.Teaching Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: Lastborn by Rachel Forde

Categories: 1 butterfly, fantasy, fluttering thoughts, Rachel Forde, RBR, The Sixth Cycle series, ya
Lastborn (The Sixth Cycle #1)By Rachel FordeEditions: ebookPublished July 7th 2011 (first published July 4th 2011)Genre: Fantasy YA { I think... }Source: review copyThe first installment of the Sixth Cycle series. Nara-Ya is a pugnacious adolescent girl on the run from a powerful sorceress. Fate lands her in the company of her polar opposite, the soft-spoken Donovan Brennan, who is simultaneously struggling to lead a Resistance movement, regain a throne for a wronged King, and prevent a war between the land he lives in and the land of his birth. Read more [...]

Review: The Mephisto Kiss by Trinity Faegen

Categories: 3 butterflies, arc, netgalley, RBR, review, romance, teen romance, The Mephisto Covenant series, Trinity Faegen, ya
The Mephisto Kiss (The Mephisto Covenant #2)By Trinity FaegenEditions ebook, hardbackExpected publication: September 25th 2012 by EgmontUSAGenre: Young Adult / ParaNormal / Romance { YA PNR }Source: NetGalleyThe eyes never lie. No one’s eyes are darker than Eryx. Not even the Devil’s.When Jax and Sasha first see Jordan Ellis, they know she is no ordinary teenager. She’s the daughter of the President after all, but she’s also Anabo – a descendant of Eve.What they don’t know is that Eryx plans to kidnap Jordan and force President Ellis Read more [...]

Character Interview: Audrey from Audrey’s Guide to Witchcraft by Jody Gehrman + Giveaway

Categories: Audrey's Guides series, bewitching book tours, book tour, character interview, giveaway, guest post, Jody Gehrman, paranormal, teen romance, ya
Audrey's Guide to Witchcraft (Audrey's Guides #1)By Jody GehrmanEditions: ebook,paperbackPublished June 29th 2012 by Magic Genie BooksGenre: YA Paranormal / Romance { PNR }Falling in love, baking a magical cake, fighting an evil necromancer—it’s all in a day’s work for Audrey Oliver, seventeen-year-old witch-in-training. When her mother goes missing and her mysterious "cousin" shows up out of the blue, Audrey knows something’s gone horribly, dangerously wrong. Now it’s up to her to get her own magical powers up to speed before everyone Read more [...]