Month: January 2013

Book Spotlight: Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles #2) by Marissa Meyer

Cinder returns in the second thrilling installment of the New York Times-bestselling Lunar Chronicles. She’s trying to break out of prison—even though if she succeeds, she’ll be the Commonwealth’s most wanted fugitive.Halfway around the world, Scarlet Benoit’s grandmother is missing. It turns out there are many things Scarlet doesn’t know about her grandmother and the grave danger she has lived in her whole life. When … Read More Book Spotlight: Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles #2) by Marissa Meyer

Book Spotlight: Things I Can’t Forget by Miranda Kenneally

Kate has always been the good girl. Too good, according to some people at school—although they have no idea the guilty secret she carries. But this summer, everything is different…This summer she’s a counselor at Cumberland Creek summer camp, and she wants to put the past behind her. This summer Matt is back as a counselor too. He’s the first guy she ever kissed, … Read More Book Spotlight: Things I Can’t Forget by Miranda Kenneally

Book Spotlight: Revolution 19 by Gregg Rosenblum

Twenty years ago, the robots designed to fight our wars abandoned the battlefields. Then they turned their weapons on us.Only a few escaped the robot revolution of 2071. Kevin, Nick, and Cass are lucky —they live with their parents in a secret human community in the woods. Then their village is detected and wiped out. Hopeful that other survivors have been captured by bots, … Read More Book Spotlight: Revolution 19 by Gregg Rosenblum

Teaser Tuesday (3): Frustration

Hello darling, Teaser number three is here! Our hero is a bit beside himself. Are you ready?  This was a crusade. A mission. A personal conquest. She’d sacrifice herself in a second, and it paralyzed me to think anything could happen to her. I wished, not for the first time, there was something I could do.  Well? What do you think? Are you excited yet? … Read More Teaser Tuesday (3): Frustration

Book Spotlight: Golden by Jessi Kirby

Seventeen-year-old Parker Frost may be a distant relative of Robert Frost, but she has never taken the road less traveled. Valedictorian and quintessential good girl, she’s about to graduate high school without ever having kissed her crush or broken the rules. So when fate drops a mystery in her lap—one that might be the key to uncovering the truth behind a town tragedy, she … Read More Book Spotlight: Golden by Jessi Kirby

Teaser Tuesday (3): Fighting

Hello lovelies, Are you ready for some action? My girl is quite a fighter, but maybe today is not her lucky day?  She tried to clear her head, pushing past the pain. Whatever drug they put in her system wasn’t wearing off fast enough. She struggled to her feet, but didn’t quite make before his fist connected with her face once more. What do you … Read More Teaser Tuesday (3): Fighting

Cover Reveal: Everlost (Mer Tales #3) by Brenda Pandos

Hello lovelies, Today I have a special treat for you. You all know how much I adore Mer Tales series by Brenda Pandos. Well, today you get to see the beautiful cover of book three, Everlost. This one is by far my favorite!Drum roll please! *** *** *** *** Seriously, how much do you love it?  Everlost, book #3 of Mer Tales Release Date: 2/28/2013 … Read More Cover Reveal: Everlost (Mer Tales #3) by Brenda Pandos

Teaser Tuesday (2): The Green Dress

Hello lovelies, Today I have a bit of a mystery for you. Who is this woman our hero watches? Is she an important part of the story or is she a passing fancy?  She was stunning. Her untamable hair was pulled halfway up with soft tendrils framing her face, falling gently around her shoulders. Her make up was light, yet it emphasized her beautiful blue … Read More Teaser Tuesday (2): The Green Dress

Book Spotlight: Mind Games by Kiersten White

Fia was born with flawless instincts. Her first impulse, her gut feeling, is always exactly right. Her sister, Annie, is blind to the world around her—except when her mind is gripped by strange visions of the future. Trapped in a school that uses girls with extraordinary powers as tools for corporate espionage, Annie and Fia are forced to choose over and over between using their … Read More Book Spotlight: Mind Games by Kiersten White

First Book Haul of 2013!

Hello lovelies,Here are some book awesomeness for you! Please bear with me on the whole video focus and such. Still trying to figure out. I can take pictures like nobody’s business, but the video is a bit new for me. What is in your mailbox?Have a wonderful day!Hugs, Valia 

Bring YA to YOU!!! (Vote for Phoenix plus a giveaway)

Have you ever wished that a big YA book tour would make a stop in your hometown? Well, here’s your chance for that wish to come true! YA2U is a program that features five award-winning and best-selling authors who are holding a contest to see what city they should visit in an exclusive tour stop! The authors are collecting votes from January 1 to February 15, and any … Read More Bring YA to YOU!!! (Vote for Phoenix plus a giveaway)

Teaser Tuesday: Welcome!

Hey lovelies,       HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Sorry, had to get that out of the way. So today marks the beginning of the WEEKLY teasers I’ll be posting for the upcoming release of my newest book (title and date still to be announced). But guys, GUYS, the cover!!! Just wait till you see the cover. I’m a little bit in love with it. Okay, … Read More Teaser Tuesday: Welcome!