Month: August 2014

Promo: Witch Hunter Olivia b..

Promo: Witch Hunter Olivia by T.A. Kunz

Here’s what New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors are saying about Witch Hunter Olivia by T.A. Kunz: “Witch hunters and sexy tattoo artists? This New Adult Paranormal is EVERYTHING fans of romance and action are looking for.” – #1 New York Times bestselling author Jennifer L. Armentrout “A fun, action-packed, enjoyable read!” – […]

August 8, 2014
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Blogoversary Giveaway- The B..

Blogoversary Giveaway- The Book Nut is One!

The Book Nut is one year old! One year ago today I started this blog so I could share my first love (books) with people who loved them as much as I do. What I didn’t realize was how much I would love blogging, nor did I realize what an awesome community the book blogosphere […]

August 8, 2014
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Book Pet Peeves #6: Hardcove..

Book Pet Peeves #6: Hardcover vs Paperback

It’s time for another book pet peeve. Today I want to cover a popular debate, that being the argument between hardcover and paperback books. Hardcover Pros: Hardcovers are sturdier. They don’t get those awful creases in their spines like paperbacks do if you aren’t careful. Hardcovers (for the most part) only come in two sizes, […]

August 7, 2014
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The Fever by Megan Abbott

The Fever by Megan Abbott

The Fever by Megan Abbott Release Date: June 17, 2014 Publisher: Little, Brown and Company 320 Pages Received: NetGalley Format: eARC Rating:  2 Nuts Description: The panic unleashed by a mysterious contagion threatens the bonds of family and community in a seemingly idyllic suburban community. The Nash family is close-knit. Tom is a popular teacher, father […]

August 6, 2014
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The Girl From the Well by Ri..

The Girl From the Well by Rin Chupeco

The Girl From the Well by Rin Chupeco Release Date: August 5, 2014 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire 272 Pages Received: Netgalley Format: eARC Rating:  3.5 Nuts               Description: You may think me biased, being murdered myself. But my state of being has nothing to do with the curiosity toward my […]

August 5, 2014
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Book Blast + Giveaway: Gates..

Book Blast + Giveaway: Gates of Thread and Stone by Lori M. Lee

Synopsis  GATES OF THREAD AND STONE Gates of Thread and Stone #1 Author: Lori M. Lee Release Date: August 5th, 2014 Publisher: Skyscape 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 […]

August 5, 2014
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Austen in August

Austen in August

So there’s this thing called Austen in August. What is Austen in August? Just an awesome love fest of all things Jane Austen related. As I don’t really have time to get through an actual Austen novel this year (because of ARC August) I decided to read some of the books from my Austen variations […]

August 4, 2014
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Storytime Sunday: Wet by Me

Storytime Sunday: Wet by Me

So this is a thing I’m trying, it’s called Storytime Sunday. This won’t be a thing I do every Sunday, just once in a while when I have something I want to share. Since my first creative writing class in high school I’ve written quite a few short stories. Some where for class, others were […]

August 3, 2014
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Stacking the Shelves #4: Aug..

Stacking the Shelves #4: August 2, 2014

Stacking the shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s review in which we show the books we’ve bought, borrowed, or been sent by publishers. This is my pile for this past week. Polaris by Mindee Arnett (Signed and sent by the author. Thank you so much, Mindee!) Eona by Alison Goosman (Project: LEARN) Longbourn by […]

August 2, 2014
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ARC August Week One

ARC August Week One

Since I am doing ARC August this year, I decided that weekly goals would help me get through all of the ARCs I need to read for the month. Here are my goals for week one. Girl in the Well Frozen I hunt Killers The Girl with All the Gifts The Martian I may end […]

August 2, 2014
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