In need of a new way to showcase titles, I decided that My Book Haul seems like a good fit. I like giving books a little special attention as sometimes it can be awhile before I'm able to review them. Sad to say, but some get put on the shelf and gather a little dust before I'm able to give them the love they deserve. I've included links to Goodreads if you want more information.
Richelle Mead is one of those sure-thing authors, where you know that no matter what she writes, it's going to be good! Couldn't resist accepting a review copy of her brand new series, and it sounds amazing!
Gameboard of the Gods by Richelle Mead
Gameboard of the Gods, the first installment of Richelle Mead’s Age of X series, will have all the elements that have made her YA Vampire Academy and Bloodlines series such megasuccesses: sexy, irresistible characters; romantic and mythological intrigue; and relentless action and suspense. (Goodreads)
Anyone who knows me, knows that I'm a sucker for anything with Jennifer's name on it. I don't even have to read a synopsis, but it's an automatic WANT! Doesn't hurt that this is a great series!
Spartan Frost by Jennifer Estep
I’m Logan Quinn, the deadliest Spartan warrior at Mythos Academy. At least I was - until the day I almost killed Gwen Frost. Professor Metis and Nickamedes say that I’m fine, that Loki and the Reapers don’t have a hold on me anymore, but I can’t risk it. I can’t risk hurting Gwen again. So I’m leaving Mythos and going somewhere far, far away. I know Gwen wonders what’s happening to me, whether I’m safe. I can’t tell her, but this is my story… (Goodreads)
As soon as I heard about this anthology, I knew that I had to have it! With stories from some of my favorite authors, it's a can't miss collection of awesomeness! So happy when NetGalley approved my request!
A star-studded urban fantasy anthology featuring bestselling authors Rachel Caine, Rob Thurman, Seanan McGuire, Jennifer Estep, and Kevin Hearne, whose stories explore the creepy, mysterious, and, yes, sometimes magical world of traveling carnivals.
Saw this one features by Melissa over at My World....in words and pages and had to immediately download a copy for my nook! We have similar tastes, and she always manages to find the most interesting ebook freebies!
Hunter's Blood by Marianne Morea
This fast paced short story sets the beginning of the Cursed by Blood Saga. The novella also includes the first four chapters of book two... (Goodreads)
What did you receive this week?