Recently I was diagnosed with PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome). That means I need to make some major lifestyle changes in order to get my body back under control. When I was offered the chance to read The Fire Driven Life by Vanessa Chamberlin I was extremely excited! Though I am fairly early on in my journey with PCOS I need all the help I can get. The Fire Driven Life is a wonderful starter book for those who are looking to make changes in their diet and life. It’s full of facts about foods I never knew. I like how the first chapter educates you about food. The next chapter explains why you want to eat green-fire foods and the benefits you will get from them. I really like the charts showing me which fruits, vegetables, legumes, whole grains, herbs and spices that fall into this category. The next chapters go on about the yellow-fire and red-fire foods. The charts really make it easy for me to understand which foods go in which list. And there is even a list for no-fire foods.
The Witches of BlackBrook by Tish Thawer
(Witches of BlackBrook #1)
Published by: Amber Leaf Publishing
Publication date: June 23rd 2015
Genres: New Adult, Paranormal Romance
Through space and time, sisters entwined. Lost then found, souls remain bound.
Three sisters escape the Salem witch trials when the eldest casts a spell that hurdles their souls forward through time. After centuries separated, fate has finally reunited them in the present day.
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Since becoming a mom I rarely have time for myself, let alone time to really enjoy a book that is not about a cat or monkey and some crazy antics. For the past four years I have been consumed with those darn monkeys jumping on beds and trying to figure out why a giant red dog does not terrify the town’s people? But when I was approached to read Those Secrets We Keep by Emily Liebert I was excited to say yes. FINALLY a book for me! The cover really drew me in. There’s something about 3 women sitting with their backs to you looking out over the lake. It reminded me of one of my favorite tv shows that uses a similar staging. It instantly made me think of a juicy, fun and scandalous group of friends.
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Grid Seekers by Logan Byrne
(Grid Seekers, #1)
Publication date: May 4th 2015
Genres: Dystopia, Young Adult
Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this ebook for purposes of review. No other compensation was received. All opinions are 100% my own.
Grid Seekers — BOOK REVIEW
In a dystopian future, WorldNet, a semi-autonomous evolved form of the Internet, controls daily life. WorldNet allows people to plug themselves in, transporting their minds and sensory organs into what citizens call the grid while their physical bodies stay put. Inside WorldNet they can shop, bank, dine, travel, and do everything they can do in the real world, and although WorldNet itself is free, there’s a cost for doing business.
The Dreamer by E.J. Mellow
(The Dreamland Series #1)
Publication date: May 15th 2015
Genres: Fantasy, New Adult
The Dreamer — Book Review
It’s night. Always night. Dreams guard against the evil forged by nightmares. Infinite shooting stars illuminate a moonless sky. A city stands alone, surrounded by a darkened field. On its fringes, a man watches one star separate from the masses and fall. What survives the crash will unveil a secret centuries long hidden.
(DISCLAIMER: I received this set of ebooks for free to facilitate my review. No other conpensation was received. All opinions are 100% my own)
I was recently given the opportunity to review a two book series by Brynn Myers, The Jorja Graham Duology. The Life & Death of Jorja Graham is a paranormal romance with a contemporary feel. There is a cliffhanger in book one, but book two in the duology, The Echoed Life of Jorja Graham, … [read more]
Sleepless by Michael Omer
Publication date: January 10th 201
Genres: Paranormal, Thriller, Young Adult
BUY LINK: Amazon
Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this ebook for review purposes. No other compensation was received. All opinions are 100% my own.
Sleepless by Michael Omer — BOOK REVIEW
Don’t fall asleep. Don’t dream. Don’t get caught.
At the beginning of her freshman year of high school, Amy can think of nothing worse than moving to the boring, suburban town of Narrowdale. And that’s before she starts having the same nightmare over and over again, waking up every night to a creepy whistle outside her window and being haunted by a mysterious, menacing presence. Getting used to the new school becomes the least of her problems.
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An Absence of Light by Meradeth Houston
Published by: Evernight Teen
Publication date: October 31st 2014
Genres: Horror, Science Fiction, Young Adult
Info Link: Goodreads
Leah’s always seen the shadow creatures. She thought she was immune to their evil—until now.
Between The Lines Blog Tour
Title: Between the Lines | Author: Claudia Whitsitt | Publication Date: March, 2015 | Publisher: Independent | Pages: 318
Recommended Ages: 9+
Summary: Between the Lines tells the story of three girls who become friends during the racially-charged aftermath of the 1967 Detroit Riots.