Posts By: Alise

Waiting on Wednesday [55]

Waiting on Wednesday [55]

June 8, 2016 Meme 26

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine.  This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab ( Goodreads ) Publisher: Greenwillow Genre: Fantasy Series: Monsters of Verity #1 Pages: 464 Release Date: July 5th 2016 There’s no such thing as safe in a city at war, a city overrun with monsters. In this dark urban fantasy from acclaimed author Victoria […]

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Review: Wanderlost by Jen Malone

Review: Wanderlost by Jen Malone

June 6, 2016 Review 32 ★★★

“But now that I see all this and realize I couldn’t even have dreamed any of it because it was all so far off my radar, I have this weird uncomfortable twinge in my chest. Because…what else haven’t I bothered to dream, not thinking things could get any better?” WANDERLOST first piqued my interest when I read the synopsis. A […]

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Meet the Newbies: Margot Harrison

Meet the Newbies: Margot Harrison

June 4, 2016 Blog Tour, Giveaway 8

This event is hosted by Rachel at A Perfection Called Books! You can view the whole tour schedule here. Meet the Newbies is a blog event dedicated to introducing you to the “newbie” published debut authors. In this event, expect to learn more about the authors, their books, and silly fun facts! Author Most Likely to Drag Her Friends to […]

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Sea Spell by Jennifer Donnelly (Giveaway) #WaterfireSaga

Sea Spell by Jennifer Donnelly (Giveaway) #WaterfireSaga

May 30, 2016 Giveaway 12

Giveaway One (1) winner receives: A copy of Sea Spell by Jennifer Donnelly and corresponding branded nail polish! a Rafflecopter giveaway Giveaway open to US addresses only. Prizing and samples provided by Disney-Hyperion. About the Author: Jennifer Donnelly  Jennifer Donnelly is an award-winning author of both adult and young adult books, including Deep Blue, Rogue Wave, and Dark Tide, the […]

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My Unpopular (Bookish) Opinions

My Unpopular (Bookish) Opinions

May 27, 2016 Discussion, Tag 54

Hello friends and strangers! I got tagged to do the Unpopular Opinion Book Tag by Marianne at Boricuan Bookworms! As always, thank you for tagging me, I love tags! (Even if it takes me months to do them aaaaha sorry) Seriously, Marianne, forgive me for taking so long on this. A Popular Book or Series You HATED Didn’t Like Popular […]

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5 Things About The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater

5 Things About The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater

May 23, 2016 Review 22 ★★★★

This is a spoiler free review; there is spoiler section that follows but it is hidden in a spoiler tag. This book might lead to my insanity. When I read the last page of THE RAVEN KING and closed the book, I was a little … dazed. I cycled through various emotions before landing on and running with confusion. THE […]

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5 Things About The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye

5 Things About The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye

May 19, 2016 Review 32 ★★★

“There’s no escaping death. Either I’ll be defeated and therefore die, or I’ll triumph but live with the guilt of sentencing the girl to the end. There is no such thing as a winner in the Game.” The characters lack depth. There are a wide variety of characters in THE CROWN’S GAME, but unfortunately, I couldn’t connect to any of […]

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