Book Mail: Week 16 & 17 (12/28/15-1/10/16)

These are the books I got in the mail in the last two weeks. Some were gifts and some are review copies. Authors and friends will be linked to their Instagram, if found.

on 12/28/15 I received:


Legacy of the Clockwork Key by Kristin Bailey

Rise of the Arcane Fire by Kristin Bailey

Shadow of the War Machine by Kristin Bailey

I bought these with extra money I have for the holidays! I have been in love with these covers ever since I saw them in Barnes & Noble a long time ago and now they are a part of my collection!

On 12/31/15 I received:


Forgotten Magic by Vicky Garlick

On 1/4/16 I received:


Unearthly, Hallowed, and Boundless by Cynthia Hand. These books were sent to me by the lovely Charlene over on Instagram! She was unhauling them and I took them off her hands!

On 1/6/15 I received:


The Glass Casket by McCormick Templeman

Sacred by Elana K. Arnold

Dash & Lilly’s Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan

Last Year’s Mistake by Gina Ciocca

Swoon by Nina Malkin

Swear by Nina Malkin

Ten by Gretchen McNeil

These were gifts from my parents, since they gave me money to spend for the holidays!

That is it for my book mail and I hope you follow the lovely people I tagged!


Book Mail: Weeks 14 & 15 (12/14/15-12/27/15)

Since the month swept by me so incredibly fast, I am including two weeks worth of book mail in one post!

All of the authors and friends will be linked to their Instagram accounts (if found):

On 12/18/15 I received:


Say Nothing by T.A. Roth plus some chocolates and some book swag! I have already read and reviewed this book so you can find both reviews below!

Genre: NA Romance

Reviews for this author [Say Something][Say Nothing]


Three bookish cards from my amazing and wonderful bookstagram friend, Sarah! She completely surprised me with these and I can’t wait to frame them and she also included the sweetest note on the back of one(:

On 12/19/15 I received:


The Boy with the Cuckoo-Clock Heart by Mathias Malzieu. This was part 2 of my birthday/holiday gift from my incredible bookstagram friend, Sandra!!!! She knew that I loved the movie with my entire being and she surprised me with a hardcover copy of the book… She knew how much I wanted it and got it for me. It is so beautiful, I am so obsessed!! I am so in love with this story and everybody else should read/watch it at least once in their lifetime. It is so underrated but that is part of its magic!

(Part 1 of this gift was Winter by Marissa Meyer!)


And I also received a beautiful holiday card from my amazing author friends, Martha and her husband, Thomas! I know this isn’t a book but it came from authors so it deserves to be added here!

on 12/21/15 I received:

A beautiful birthday gift by my even more beautiful author friend, E.J. Mellow! She got me a notebook with skulls on them (YES!!) for my writing and a cute bat pin that says “Not a Morning Person.” She knows me so well!

On 12/22/15 (MY BIRTHDAY!) I received:


Lost by D.M. Thornton!

On 12/23/15 I received:


Blightlore by Krista Walsh. This is the second book in the Cadis Trilogy. My review for the first book, Bloodlore, will be down below!

Genre: Fantasy

Review: [Bloodlore]

On 12/24/15 I received:


My first online Book Outlet order! These three book wouldn’t be in my possession without my amazing bookstagram friend, Eileen! She surprised me with a Barnes & Noble eGift card for my birthday and it definitely made my entire day!

On 12/16/15: I received:


9 books from Book Outlet! These were also a birthday gift from a friend of mine, Albert! I met him through my brother and he was kind enough to give me a gift card, which as you can see, bought me all of these beauties!

I want to thank everybody mentioned in this post from the bottom of my heart! You all made my birthday week such an incredible experience… I have no idea where I would be if I hadn’t stumbled upon the book community. I for sure wouldn’t be as happy as you all make me. Please, if you aren’t yet, make sure to follow everybody that’s linked. They are such an incredible presence in my life, that I know they will be in yours too!

Book Mail: Week 13 (12/7/15-12/13/15)

These are all the books I got in the mail last week!(:

All of them are review copies, unless stated otherwise, so the author’s Instagram pages will be linked to their names (if found):

On 12/8/15 I received:


Keeper of Secrets by Stephanie Kneese

I don’t have the heart to ruin the wonderful wrapping (I will once I get to reading it) so I will show you the cover below!



Evanescent by Gabriella Lepore

On 12/10/12 I received:


Next Door to a Star by Krysten Lindsay Hager

On 12/11/15 I received:


A hardback copy of Winter by Marissa Meyer! This was a wonderful gift by one of my amazing friends: Sandra!!


Drug by Lynda O’Rourke


Awaken by G.R. Thomas

On 12/12/15 I received:


2 copies of Moon Tortured by McKenzie Hunter with their new covers! These were donations for the event I went to but they arrived a day late. So, look forward to an amazing giveaway soon!


I also received The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas!!!!! I won this off a giveaway in Instagram hosted by the wonderful Hailee!! I read this a coupke years ago through the library and have been DYING to add this to my Sarah collection since it’s my favorite book in the series so far!  (Because of Sam) And now I can finally say that I have it!!!

That’s it for this last week’s book mail! Please make sure to show all the authors and wonderful Instagrammers some love! They all made my week an amazing one!!




Book Mail: Week 12 (11/30/15-12/6/15)

These are all the books/book swag I got in the mail last week(:

All of them are review copies, unless stated otherwise, so the author’s Instagram pages will be linked to their names (if found):

On 12/1/15 I received:


A bunch of bookmarks by the lovely Ksenia Anske

Some of these will be included in future giveaways plus a good chunk will be going towards the book event I am attending in 4 days!


These donations are from Krysten Lindsey Hager for the event as well!


5 books by Alice Rachel, plus the swag pack she sent separately. The notebook is a gift to me plus the stickers and she included one copy of each picture for me as well. The rest of the copies are donations for the event(:


On 12/4/15 I received:


Bookmarks by Liz Madrid! Most of these are donations  I will be taking towards the event!

On 12/5/15 I received:


More donations by the lovely Lauren Bird Horowitz!

That is it for this week’s book mail. Thank you to my readers and I also want to thank all of the authors sincerely, from the bottom of my heart. I know most of these items aren’t mine to keep but they are still generous donations to a reader out there. For more information of the event I mentioned throughout this post, click HERE. Make sure to show all of these lovely authors some love, it is definitely the least they deserve!





Book Mail: Week 11 (11/23/15-11/29/15)

These are all the books I got in the mail last week(:

All of them are review copies, unless stated otherwise, so the author’s Instagram pages will be linked to their names (if found):

On 11/23/15 I received:


A copy of the new, re-released cover of Frey by Melissa Wright and 44 bookmarks, 8 signed!

Part of these bookmarks are donations for the live event I am sponsoring next month! (Bibliobules Bookish Wonderland 2015]

Genre: YA Fantasy/Romance

Synopsis: [HERE]


One copy of Angelology by Danielle Trussoni

This was a gift by my amazing bookstagram friend, Sarah! She knew I had book 2 in this series so she was generous enough to send me book 1! I didn’t take a picture because I have horrible lighting now:/

Genre: Paranormal

Synopsis: [HERE]

On 11/24/15 I received:


Another copy of Angelology by Danielle Trussoni. Sarah and I don’t know what happened here since she only paid for ONE order… who knows LOL.

On 11/25/15 I received:


2 copies of The Diary of Lying Lovers by Rose Ventresca

(One of these copies is a donation for the Live Event as well!)

Genre: YA Romance

On 11/27/15 I received:


An ARC of Beyond the Red by Ava Jae

Expected Publication: March 1st, 2016

Genre: YA SciFi


Booklets and wristbands by the always amazing, Sophia Henry! All of these are also donations for the Bibliobules live event!

Thank you so, so much to everybody that sent me a book this past week! You all give me too many smiles and something to always look forward to! Please show these amazing and generous people lots of love. It’s the least they deserve(:

Also, if you live in California I would love to meet you! Make sure to check out the live event I am sponsoring next month! There will be book signing, photo booth, socializing, food, drinks, and so much more! I will be selling exclusive bookmarks there as well(:





Book Mail: Week 10 (11/16/15-11/22/15)

These are all the books I got in the mail last week(:

All of them are review copies, unless stated otherwise, so the author’s Instagram pages will be linked to their names (if found):

On 11/16/15 I received:


A Godless Love by Brenda Thornlow

Genre: Romance

Synopsis [HERE]

Other reviews I have for this author:  [My Life as I Knew It]

On 11/17/15 I received:


An ARC of Beaten by Rebekah Rue

Genre: NA/Romance

Synopsis [HERE]

My review for Beaten can be found [HERE]

On 11/20/15 I received:


Under Ground and Losing Ground by Alice Rachel

Genre: YA Dystopian/Romance

Synopsis for Under Ground [HERE]

Synopsis for Losing Ground (novella) [HERE]

On 11/21/15 I received:


An envelope full of bookmarks of Elise Kova’s third book, Earth’s End!

I requested these from her since I am part of her Street Team(: I will be giving these out to Little Free Libraries around my city and I am so excited! Some lucky people will be finding these in some books!

Genre: YA Fantasy/Romance

My review for book one, Air Awakens, can be found [HERE]

My review for book two, Fire Falling, can be found [HERE]


An ARC of Dark Divinity, book two in the Cursed series, by Amy Braun. She was amazing enough to include a postcard and a bookmark!

Genre: Urban Fantasy

Expected Publication: 12/1/15!

I have read and reviewed two of her previous books before and I am so excited to start this one! Her books are some of my absolute favorites! Especially since they revolve around Demons and Angels, my favorite!

My review for Demon’s Daughter, book one in the Cursed series, can be found [HERE]

My review for Path of the Horseman can be found [HERE]

Genre: Post-Apocalyptic


Midnight Falls, book three in the Sky Brooks Series, by McKenzie Hunter

Genre: Urban Fantasy/Paranormal

I have read and reviewed the previous two books in this series and the characters in this series have become some of my favorites! I can’t wait to get back into this world!

My review for book one, Moon Tortured, can be found [HERE]

Synopsis [HERE]

My review for book two, Darkness Unchained, can be found [HERE]

That’s it for this last week’s book mail and I hope you enjoyed it! I would like to thank each and every one of the authors mentioned above! I can’t wait to start on these wonderful books! Make sure to show them all the love they deserve for being so giving(:

Book Mail: Week 9 (11/9/15-11/15/15)

These are the books I got in the mail last week.

All of them are review copies, unless stated otherwise, so the author’s Instagram pages will be linked to their names (if found):

On 11/9/15 I received:


The Achilles Heel by Karyn Rae

Genre: Romance

Synopsis [HERE]

On 11/10/15 I received:


Stealing the Amber Key by A.E. Cook

Genre: Juvenile Adventure

Synopsis [HERE]


A signed harback of Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

(I won this off a giveaway hosted by the amazing Stephanie. Thank you so much again!)

Genre: YA Romance/Fantasy

Synopsis [HERE]

On 11/12/15 I received:


A hardcover copy of Trust Me, I’m Trouble, book 2 in the Trust Me series, by Mary Elizabeth Summer

(My review for the first book, Trust Me, I’m Lying, can be found HERE)

Genre: YA Thriller

Synopsis [HERE]

On 11/13/15 I received:


Bound by Duty by Stormy Smith

Genre: NA Paranormal/Romance

Synopsis [HERE]


After Death, book 3 in the Cemetery Tours series, by Jacqueline E. Smith

(My review for book 1, Cemetery Tours, can be found [HERE]

My review for book 2, Between Worlds, can be found [HERE])

Genre: NA Paranormal

Synopsis [HERE]

I would like to thank each and every one of the authors and friends mentioned on here! I can’t wait to start on these wonderful books! Make sure to show them all the love they deserve for being so giving(: