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RABT Pit Stop Cover Reveal with Kasonndra Leigh

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KaSonndra Leigh was born in Charlotte, North Carolina. She now lives in the City of Alchemy and Medicine, North Carolina. She likes to write about people doing fantastical things in magical worlds. Her two sons have made her promise to write a boy book next.

She holds the MFA in creative writing, and loves to play CLUE, Monopoly (the Indiana Jones version), and Pandora's Box (good writer's block therapy). She lives in an L-shaped house with a garden dedicated to her grandmother. It has a secret library complete with fairies, Venetian plastered walls, and a desk made out of clear blue glass.


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Love, obsession, and betrayal, the most powerful human emotions, are spun together in this gothic novel. Tandie Harrison is a police medium who has just suffered a divorce after losing both her psychic visions
and her daughter in a car accident. When she leaves New York City to start a new life near her h…

Review: Insurgent (Veronica Roth)

Product Details:
Reading Levels: YA
Pages: 525
Publisher: May 1st 2012 by HarperTeen
ISBN: 9780007442911
Source: Personal copy
Read it in 4 days
See my review of DivergentHERE



One choice can transform you--or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves--and herself--while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love.

Tris's initiation day should have been marked by celebration and victory with her chosen faction; instead, the day ended with unspeakable horrors. War now looms as conflict between the factions and their ideologies grows. And in times of war, sides must be chosen, secrets will emerge, and choices will become even more irrevocable--and even more powerful. Transformed by her own decisions but also by haunting grief and guilt, radical new discoveries, and shifting relationships, Tris must …

Review: The Goddess Legacy (Aimee Carter)

Product Details:
Reading Level: YA
Pages: 304
Publisher: July 31, 2012 by Harlequin Teen
ISBN: 9780373210756
Source: e-galley from NetGalley
Read this in 1 day


For millennia we've caught only glimpses of the lives and loves of the gods and goddesses on Olympus. Now Aime e Carter pulls back the curtain on how they became the powerful, petty, loving and dangerous immortals that Kate Winters knows.

Calliope/Hera represented constancy and yet had a husband who never matched her faithfulness....

Ava/Aphrodite was the goddess of love and yet commitment was a totally different deal....

Persephone was urged to marry one man, yet longed for another....

James/Hermes loved to make trouble for others-but never knew true loss before....

Henry/Hades's solitary existence had grown too wearisome to continue. But meeting Kate Winters gave him a new hope....

I loved this book! It was a great anthology that gave a lot of insight into the characters from the other books in the series. …

Pinterest + Images = Book Cover Love (Contemporary covers)

As promised, this week is all about Contemporary reads. Not my favorite genre, but I might pick up a few if they had book covers like these. What do you think?

I can imagine the stories... =)





Would you buy a book with these covers? I love the first three. I would SO buy those.
Next week: Fairies