Month: September 2014

Vampires of Manhattan (New B..

Vampires of Manhattan (New Blue Bloods Coven #1) by Melissa de la Cruz

Vampires of Manhattan (New Blue Bloods Coven #1) by Melissa de la Cruz Release Date: September 9, 2014 Publisher: Hyperion Books 240 Pages Received: Traded on YABE Format: Paperback ARC  Rating:  2 Nuts               Description: The Vampires of Manhattan is “hipster horror”–the memorable characters from her Blue Bloods series […]

September 8, 2014

Quirk Books’ Hello Kit..

Quirk Books’ Hello Kitty Craft Books

This review is going to be set up a little different. I don’t usually review crafting books, it’s normally not my thing. There are two reasons I accepted these two books; the first is that they’re from one of my favorite publishers, Quirk Books. The second is that I used to love Hello Kitty (I […]

September 8, 2014

The TBR Tag

The TBR Tag

The TBR Tag   This tag was created by Rachel @ A Perfection Called Books and Dana from Dana Square. I was tagged by the wonderful Kaitlin @ Reading is my Treasure.       How do you keep track of your TBR pile?   Goodreads helps but a lot of it is just in my head. I know most […]

September 7, 2014

Storytime Sunday: By The Pur..

Storytime Sunday: By The Purple Sea

Storytime Sunday is a meme hosted here at The Book Nut in which I share some of the stories I have used as writing practice. None of these are for use for publication, only to work on craft. Today’s story was intended to work like a shorter version of an epic poem. It isn’t amazing […]

September 7, 2014

Stacking the Shelves #9: Sep..

Stacking the Shelves #9: September 6, 2014

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews in which we show the book that we have bought, borrowed, or were sent this week. Once again I went a little crazy this week, but hey, who doesn’t? Tithe by Holly Black (bought from Life’s Treasure’s Thrift Store) Valiant by Holly Black (Life’s […]

September 6, 2014

#FridayReads: September 5, 2..

#FridayReads: September 5, 2014

Today is an unexpectedly very busy day! However, I have not neglected you. I wanted to show you the two review books I’m reading right now. The first is an offering through Hachette and the second was sent to me from Crown. Vampires of Manhattan by Melissa de la Cruz is a new adult sequel series […]

September 5, 2014

Release Blitz: The Empress C..

Release Blitz: The Empress Chronicles by Suzy Vitello

Published by Diversion Books Purchase on Amazon Purchase on Barnes & Noble Purchase on iBooks Purchase on Kobo In this dazzling first book in the EMPRESS CHRONICLES series by the author of THE MOMENT BEFORE, one courageous girl seeks keys to the past to unlock the future… When city girl Liz is banished to a […]

September 4, 2014

Endurance (Razorland #1.5) b..

Endurance (Razorland #1.5) by Ann Aguirre

Endurance (Razorland #1.5) by Ann Aguirre Release Date: July 20, 2012 Publisher: Feiwel & Friends 73 Pages Received: Bought from Nook Store Format: eNovella Rating:  4 Nuts               Description: When rebellion destroys the underground world in which Thimble and Stone have grown up, they take Stone’s son and try […]

September 3, 2014

Frozen (Heart of Dread #1) b..

Frozen (Heart of Dread #1) by Melissa De La Cruz and Michael Johnston

Frozen (Heart of Dread  #1) by Melissa De La Cruz and Michael Johnston   Release Date: September 17, 2014 Publisher: Putnam Juvenile 336 Pages Received: From Netgalley Format: eARC   Rating:  2.5 Nuts           Description: From New York Times bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston comes this remarkable first book […]

September 2, 2014

Book Pet Peeves #9: Insta-Lo..

Book Pet Peeves #9: Insta-Love

#9 Insta-Love   Oh dear god, here we go. This is a big, controversial pet peeve that is on a lot of people’s list. a lot of people have talked about this before but I have my own points to give on the topic so read on! Authors such as Ann Aguirre argue that insta-love […]

September 1, 2014