Month: December 2011

Class of 2011: Best in Show

Best Repeat Preformance of 2011: Uncommon Criminals by Ally Carter Summary: Katarina Bishop has worn a lot of labels in her short life life. Friend. Niece. Daughter. Thief. But for the last two months she’s simply been known as the girl who ran the crew that robbed the greatest museum in the world. That’s why Kat isn’t surprised when she’s asked to steal the … Read More Class of 2011: Best in Show

Class of 2011: Elements of Fiction

Most Envy-Inducing Plot of 2011: Ashes by Ilsa J. Bick  Summary:It could happen tomorrow . . . An electromagnetic pulse flashes across the sky, destroying every electronic device, wiping out every computerized system, and killing billions. Alex hiked into the woods to say good-bye to her dead parents and her personal demons. Now desperate to find out what happened after the pulse crushes her … Read More Class of 2011: Elements of Fiction

Class of 2011: Popularity Contest

Dream Worthy Bad Boy of 2011: Daemon Black from Obsidian by Jennifer L. ArmentroutSummary: Starting over sucks. When we moved to West Virginia right before my senior year, I’d pretty much resigned myself to thick accents, dodgy internet access, and a whole lot of boring…. until I spotted my hot neighbor, with his looming height and eerie green eyes. Things were looking up. And then he opened … Read More Class of 2011: Popularity Contest

Class of 2011: Head of the Class

Favorite Paranormal Romance of 2011: Starcrossed by Josephine Angelini Summary: How do you defy destiny? Helen Hamilton has spent her entire sixteen years trying to hide how different she is—no easy task on an island as small and sheltered as Nantucket. And it’s getting harder. Nightmares of a desperate desert journey have Helen waking parched, only to find her sheets damaged by dirt and dust. At … Read More Class of 2011: Head of the Class

Alex for the Win!!!!

Name: Alexandra Andros Status: In love, Annoyed, Confused Mode: Team KillEveryFreakingDaemonISee Kills in Half-Blood: 4 Kills in Pure: You don’t want to know “Was your mom a gardener?” I asked innocently.  “What?” Ren’s mouth hung open slightly.  “Because a face like yours belongs planted on the ground.” Ladies and gentlemen, Alexandra Andros. That’s right, the heroine of the Covenant Series is here for the … Read More Alex for the Win!!!!

Cover Reveal: Chosen Ones by Tiffany Truitt

What if you were mankind’s last chance at survival? Sixteen-year-old Tess lives in a compound in what was once the Western United States, now decimated after a devastating fourth World War. But long before that, life as we knew it had been irrevocably changed, as women mysteriously lost the ability to bring forth life. Faced with the extinction of the human race, the government … Read More Cover Reveal: Chosen Ones by Tiffany Truitt

Book Birthday: The Onyx Talisman by Brenda Pandos

Hello darling munchkins! I have a little celebration going on over here! Book Three in the Talisman Series is out! *Throws Confetti* Here’s the summary for you convenience: “Alora looked back and the corner of her lip turned up. “It’s always darkest before the dawn, Julia. Good luck.”Her words sent chills up my spine as she vanished.” Unrest stirs deep in Scotts Valley. Filled … Read More Book Birthday: The Onyx Talisman by Brenda Pandos

Cover Reveal: Deity by Jennifer L. Armentrout

So you all know how much I adore my girl Jennifer. She’s pretty much one of my favorite people and her books are just magic. If you guys have read anything by her you know I’m not exaggerating. So to show your support to Jennifer and her fabulous character Alex I suggest you all go here: http://ya-sisterhood.blogspot.com/ and vote for Alex in the tournament.  … Read More Cover Reveal: Deity by Jennifer L. Armentrout

In My Mailbox #24: The One With Lots of Awesome!

Hello lovelies! Welcome to In My Mailbox!  Special thanks to:http://iamareadernotawriter.blogspot.com/http://www.wastepaperprose.com/http://www.leighfallon.blogspot.com/ Giveaway: http://yawarehouse.blogspot.comWhat’s in your mailbox???Happy reading, Valia 

Cover Reveal: Onyx by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Guys!!!! Do you remember this book? Do you remember how much I loved it? And I mean LOVED it? Well as of tomorrow you can get it at:AmazonBarnes and NobleBook DepositoryYou must get your hands on this book! I’m not even kidding little minions, it’s an order.Also, you should follow the fabulous Jennifer L. Armentrout. She does not disappoint 🙂Now, on to the other … Read More Cover Reveal: Onyx by Jennifer L. Armentrout

I’m over at @YA_Warehouse Today, oh, and KISSES! :)

Guys! I’m blogging over at YA Warehouse today! It’s an oldie but a goodie! So go here and show me (and my wonderful blog-mates) some love! 🙂  I can’t tell you how thankful I am to have you as my little minions! Encouragement is such a huge part of this business so I thank you! I know, I know, its no longer Thanksgiving but … Read More I’m over at @YA_Warehouse Today, oh, and KISSES! 🙂