Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (3)

Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (3)

Stacking the Shelves is a meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.In My Mailbox is a meme hosted by The Story Siren.I have decided to try to participate in both of their memes in with only one post…thus Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox.I only got two books this week, but that’s okay because the books that I did get are really good.Anyways this week I got…From the Library:Tenby Gretchen McNeil&From the publisher (Random House):Dualedby Elsie Chapman(ARC)P.S. I got DUALED for being an Ambuzzador for Random Buzzers.What […]

Posted February 9, 2013 by Emz Chang in / 22 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday: Code

Waiting on Wednesday: Code

TITLE: CodeAUTHOR: Kathy ReichsSERIES: ViralsSYNOPSIS: The Virals are put to the ultimate test when they find a geocache containing an ornate puzzle box. Shelton decodes the cipher inside, only to find more tantalizing clues left by “The Gamemaster.” A second, greater geocache is within reach—if the Virals are up to the challenge.But the hunt takes a dark turn when Tory locates the other box—a fake bomb, along with a sinister proposal from The Gamemaster. Now, the real game has begun: another bomb is out there—a real one—and the […]

Posted February 6, 2013 by Emz Chang in Meme / 4 Comments

Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (2)

Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (2)

Stacking the Shelves is a meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.While In My Mailbox is a meme hosted by The Story Siren.I have decided to try to participate in both of their memes in with only one post…thus Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox.This week is another slower week, which is okay because I’m finding less and less time to read…From the author:Fall For Meby K. A. Last(eARC)From the Library:Venomby Fiona Paul&Touching the Surfaceby Kimberly SabatiniWhat did you guys get in your mailbox?Any suggestions on how to […]

Posted February 2, 2013 by Emz Chang in / 26 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday: Perfect Scoundrels

Waiting on Wednesday: Perfect Scoundrels

TITLE: Perfect ScoundrelsAUTHOR: Ally CarterSYNOPSIS: Katarina Bishop and W.W. Hale the fifth were born to lead completely different lives: Kat comes from a long, proud line of lovable criminal masterminds, while Hale is the scion of one of the most seemingly perfect dynasties in the world. If their families have one thing in common, it’s that they both know how to stay under the radar while getting-or stealing-whatever they want.No matter the risk, the Bishops can always be counted on, but in Hale’s family, all bets are […]

Posted January 30, 2013 by Emz Chang in Meme / 1 Comment

Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (1)

Stacking the Shelves with What’s In My Mailbox (1)

Today will be my first post in Stacking the Shelves with what’s In My Mailbox.Okay, I know it isn’t my first time participating in the In My Mailbox meme hosted by The Story Siren, but it IS my first time participating in the Stacking the Shelves meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. I just discovered it, and I couldn’t decide which one to do, so I thought “why not do both?”. Anyways, this week I got…From the library:Heist Society (Heist Society #1)by Ally CarterUncommon Criminals(Heist Society #2)by Ally Carter&From the […]

Posted January 26, 2013 by Emz Chang in / 12 Comments

Review – ORLEANS

Review – ORLEANS

*NOTE: I received ORLEANS as an ARC for winning a contest from Fiona Paul. This in no way influenced my review.   TITLE: ORLEANS AUTHOR: Sherri L. Smith TYPE: ARC from Fiona Paul* SYNOPSIS: First came the storms.Then came the Fever.And the Wall.After a string of devastating hurricanes and a severe outbreak of Delta Fever, the Gulf Coast has been quarantined. Years later, residents of the Outer States are under the assumption that life in the Delta is all but extinct… but in reality, a new primitive society has […]

Posted January 26, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments

Review – DOUBLE CROSSED

Review – DOUBLE CROSSED

TITLE: DOUBLE CROSSED: A Spies and Thieves Story AUTHOR: Ally Carter SERIES: Crossover between the Gallagher Girls and Heist Society series (both by Ally Carter) SYNOPSIS: Macey McHenry—Glamorous society girl or spy-in-training?W.W. Hale V—Heir to an American dynasty or master thief?There are two sides to every coin. Whether these two can work together is a tossup.Born into privilege, Macey and Hale are experts at mingling with the upper class. But even if they’ve never raised an eyebrow at the glitz, neither teenager has ever felt at home with […]

Posted January 23, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments

Cover Reveal – BLURRED & Giveaway

Cover Reveal – BLURRED & Giveaway

TITLE: BLURREDAUTHOR: Tara FullerSERIES: Kissed by Death #2SYNOPSIS: Cash is haunted by things. Hungry, hollow things. They only leave him alone when Anaya, Heaven’s beautiful reaper, is around. Cash has always been good with girls, but Anaya isn’t like the others. She’s dead. And with his deteriorating health, Cash might soon be as well.Anaya never breaks the rules, but the night of the fire she recognized part of Cash’s soul—and doomed him to something worse than death. Cash’s soul now resides in an expired body, making him a shadow […]

Posted January 21, 2013 by Emz Chang in giveaway / 0 Comments

In My Mailbox (1/20)

In My Mailbox (1/20)

This week was not nearly as…exciting as last week, but still pretty good nonetheless. From the library:DIVERGENTVeronica RothAlready read it but want to reread…(see last week’s post)&Just time for me to read before the movie comes out on Valentine’s Day…BEAUTIFUL CREATURESKami Garci & Margaret StohlHey, I just realized that both books have something to do with movies!That’s it for this week…what about you guys?

Posted January 20, 2013 by Emz Chang in / 14 Comments

Review – REVIVING BLOOM

Review – REVIVING BLOOM

TITLE: REVIVING BLOOM AUTHOR: Michelle Turner SERIES: Bloom Daniels  SYNOPSIS: Bloom was abandoned by her mother at birth, but thanks to her dad she never once felt unloved. When he is killed in a car wreck, leaving her without any close family, she spends a year mourning him. She feels as if her heart has been cut out of her chest and nothing is left but an empty hole that she doesn’t think will ever heal. Then one night after work she finds a wounded dog in the woods behind […]

Posted January 19, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments