RSS

A Poison Dark and Drowning (Kingdom on Fire #2) by Jessica Cluess

21557531_10210487236363786_2765868765121793549_n

Book Summary:

The magicians want her to lead.
The sorcerers want her to lie.
The demons want her blood.
Henrietta wants to save the one she loves.
But will his dark magic be her undoing?

In this seductive and explosive second book in the Kingdom on Fire series, Jessica Cluess delivers her signature mix of magic, passion, and teen warriors fighting for survival. Hand to fans of Victoria Aveyard, Sarah J. Maas, and Kiersten White.

Henrietta doesn’t need a prophecy to know that she’s in danger. She came to London to be named the chosen one, the first female sorcerer in centuries, the one who would defeat the Ancients. Instead, she discovered a city ruled by secrets. And the biggest secret of all: Henrietta is not the chosen one.

Still, she must play the role in order to keep herself and Rook, her best friend and childhood love, safe. But can she truly save him? The poison in Rook’s system is transforming him into something monstrous as he begins to master dark powers of his own. So when Henrietta finds a clue to the Ancients past that could turn the tide of the war, she persuades Blackwood, the mysterious Earl of Sorrow-Fell, to travel up the coast to seek out strange new weapons. And Magnus, the brave, reckless flirt who wants to win back her favor, is assigned to their mission. Together, they will face monsters, meet powerful new allies, and uncover the most devastating weapon of all: the truth.

My Review:

Henrietta life is now in danger. Being now the chosen the one and hiding out with her fellow friends. She must train hard to defeat the ancients and prove she has what it takes to take down the big bad. When the queen is attack and be demand Henrietta to give up. It up to her to find the secrets of her past and the truth about her who she really is. This book pick up where we left in book one. For those who have yet read book one then I suggest you pick it up. I love entering this fantasy world all over again. The world building, the story and love of magic. The author Jessica was nice enough to give me an arc copy and I thankful for that. If you have read book one here is my review for that, A Shadow Bright and Burning (Kingdom on Fire #1) by Jessica Cluess. Had a very long in NYC sorry if review is kinda short. Happy book Birthday to A poison dark and drowning today! Happy Reading!

Advertisements
 
 

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

My Fellow Readers

As for my On Dark Throne arc giveaway the winner been chosen. Hopefully hear back from them soon.  I am in shock 105 people has enter that give away. You guys are awesome and thanks for taking time to do it. Please don’t unfollow my facebook page or twitter. You guys don’t have to go because the give away is over. Please stay enjoy the reivew, Bella pictures and discover new books. Then maybe another giveaway down the road. Want to thank my friend Stay for making the giveaway picture and promoting it like crazy. Will be busy this week, have NYC trip Monday, a signing event Wed, and Boston signing event on Saturday. On top of everything try to read 6 books before Thursday. It’s crazy.

Seeing Adam and Patrick for a signing this Wed. Never read their books. Just took an picture at barnes and nobles for fun.

You can follow my ig: Jenneh_Penneh

Adam

Here is Bella tired from all the photo shoots she does. Very good co-blogger she is. You can still catch some fun moments behind the photo shoots on my blog facebook page Here Abellafairytale

bella60

Please stay enjoy the pictures, new books you never heard of. Will try my best to stay active as much as I can. You know how real life gets in the way. Thanks to those who staying with me in the long run. You guys are awesome readers. Everyday learning something new when I blog. Have a happy Friday! Happy Reading!

 

Tags: , , , , , , ,

{Arc Review} Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu

20767745_10210243492590344_8697954414583136338_n.jpg

Book Summary:

An unlikely teenager starts a feminist revolution at a small-town Texan high school in the new novel from Jennifer Matheiu, author of The Truth About Alice.

MOXIE GIRLS FIGHT BACK!

Vivian Carter is fed up. Fed up with a school administration at her small-town Texas high school that thinks the football team can do no wrong. Fed up with sexist dress codes, hallway harassment, and gross comments from guys during class. But most of all, Viv Carter is fed up with always following the rules.

Viv’s mom was a tough-as-nails, punk rock Riot Grrrl in the ’90s, and now Viv takes a page from her mother’s past and creates a feminist zine that she distributes anonymously to her classmates. She’s just blowing off steam, but other girls respond. As Viv forges friendships with other young women across the divides of cliques and popularity rankings, she realizes that what she has started is nothing short of a girl revolution.

Moxie is a book about high school life that will make you wanna riot!

My Review:

In a Texas high school, the boys rules the place. They can get away with anything they want. The girl their are picked on, have dress codes. When Vivian gets fed up how the school works, she becomes Moxie. And rebel girl who speaks her mind for the girls. Can Moxie help make Vivian days of high school worth it? I really enjoy this book, it was very different and fun. Even the music that mention in the book is real music back in the dad. I had to look up rebel girls song on youtube. You get to see how shy Vivian channel her inner Moxie in hiding, thanks to her mom’s old days of rebel and music. So are you ready to become an Moxie girl? Book comes out next week. Happy Reading!

 

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Wine & Dine Event In NYC

21430193_10210430783632503_2448250148123521964_n

So on Saturday I had a great time at a signing event on a rooftop. It was a first for me. Before the event got to walk around to the book stores with Justin and Laura. First off we hit book off an great used book store. Plus they have dvds, manga and other stuff used. Then off to the Strand another used and new bookstore. Which they had tons of new releases out already for this month. They always have books out early. Then went to midtown comics first time ever. I found my rare doctor who pop. Which I can’t get until. My friend Justin was nice and me it. Just have to wait until Christmas to get it. 21371144_10210430227218593_3107149486537284272_n

So after Doctor Who fun we head to the rooftop bar in NYC. Gonna said if it were not have been for Laura we would have been so lost. We got meet some new book friends. The event was very nice. Our main goal was to see C.J Redwine. There were other authors there that I had no clue about. But we did talk and mingle with people and got to check out some new reads. So it was awesome CJ Redwine knows me from her facebook. She was so chill and lay back author. You know authors are just like us. Gonna say CJ Redwine won the shake it off battle that. If you ever met her she a Taylor Swift fan. Will leave you off on some of the fun pictures I took and the books I got sign and book haul. Happy Reading!

 
 

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

{Arc Review} Warcross by Marie Lu

21616300_10210437255074285_6542077257736996555_n

Book Summary:

For the millions who log in every day, Warcross isn’t just a game—it’s a way of life. The obsession started ten years ago and its fan base now spans the globe, some eager to escape from reality and others hoping to make a profit. Struggling to make ends meet, teenage hacker Emika Chen works as a bounty hunter, tracking down players who bet on the game illegally. But the bounty hunting world is a competitive one, and survival has not been easy. Needing to make some quick cash, Emika takes a risk and hacks into the opening game of the international Warcross Championships—only to accidentally glitch herself into the action and become an overnight sensation.

Convinced she’s going to be arrested, Emika is shocked when instead she gets a call from the game’s creator, the elusive young billionaire Hideo Tanaka, with an irresistible offer. He needs a spy on the inside of this year’s tournament in order to uncover a security problem . . . and he wants Emika for the job. With no time to lose, Emika’s whisked off to Tokyo and thrust into a world of fame and fortune that she’s only dreamed of. But soon her investigation uncovers a sinister plot, with major consequences for the entire Warcross empire.

My Review:

Warcross is an VR game everyone either plays or watch it. Emika an bounty hunter, she lives off the street and struggle to get by. With the risk of loosing a place to stay she hacks into warcross. The owner of the game tracks her down and offer her a job. Now force to play the game and hunt down someone who trying to destroy the game form the inside. Now with lives at risk can Emika save the game and the people around her? This book I have fallen in love with the open world. An very good game building world. Set in Japan which I would love to go to one day. For gamer and Japan lovers you might enjoy this original story that Marie Lu has. So Happy Reading!

 

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

{Blog Tour & Giveaway} One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake

blogtour-CROWNS (1)

By the publisher

 

 

 

21270922_10210388910825709_1222457841299945080_n

Book Summary: 

The battle for the Crown has begun, but which of the three sisters will prevail?

With the unforgettable events of the Quickening behind them and the Ascension Year underway, all bets are off. Katharine, once the weak and feeble sister, is stronger than ever before. Arsinoe, after discovering the truth about her powers, must figure out how to make her secret talent work in her favor without anyone finding out. And Mirabella, once thought to be the strongest sister of all and the certain Queen Crowned, faces attacks like never before—ones that put those around her in danger she can’t seem to prevent.

In this enthralling sequel to Kendare Blake’s New York Times bestselling Three Dark Crowns, Fennbirn’s deadliest queens must face the one thing standing in their way of the crown: each other.

 

My Review:

So the book picks up where it left off, Queen Katherine back from the dead. Now time for the revenge and planning of her sister’s death. Not all the sister’s want to kill each other. There Arsinoe who still loves her sisters and the memories she has when they were taken to be train and kill each other for the throne. There is Mirabella still not unsure what to make after Arsinoe’s bear went and try to kill her. There is always a price of death that comes with the crown. Which sister will be the next queen? Well I was lucky enough to host my first blog tour. This book you guys will love better then the first one. Both books where pretty good. I am team Katherine all the way. You get to see what has become of Katherine after she comes back from the dead. I am more like Arsinoe queen where I just want all the sisters alive in the end and being happy. So afraid how the author will end the book. One Dark throne has more action and some deaths you won’t see coming. Book comes out September 19th but you guys will be lucky enough to enter my giveaway for the arc! Thanks again to Morgan the publisher and Kendare Blake for a change to do my first blog tout. Hope I get to do this again for the third book. Happy Reading!!

Click Here for giveaway, Rafflecopter

US Only Sorry. 

Here is my review of book one if  you have yet read this series also, Three Dark Crowns (Three Dark Crowns #1) by Kendare Blake

Enjoy Queen Katherine Revenge song.

 

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Drink, Slay, Love by Sarah Beth Durst

21433247_10210416372192226_2938908793569505950_n

Book Summary: 

Pearl is a sixteen-year-old vampire… fond of blood, allergic to sunlight, and mostly evil… until the night a sparkly unicorn stabs her through the heart with his horn. Oops. 

Her family thinks she was attacked by a vampire hunter (because, obviously, unicorns don’t exist), and they’re shocked she survived. They’re even more shocked when Pearl discovers she can now withstand the sun. But they quickly find a way to make use of her new talent. The Vampire King of New England has chosen Pearl’s family to host his feast. If Pearl enrolls in high school, she can make lots of human friends and lure them to the King’s feast—as the entrees. 

The only problem? Pearl’s starting to feel the twinges of a conscience. How can she serve up her new friends—especially the cute guy who makes her fangs ache—to be slaughtered? Then again, she’s definitely dead if she lets down her family. What’s a sunlight-loving vamp to do?

 

My Review:

So what happens when an unicorn stabs a vampire in the heart? That’s what happen to 16 year old Pearl one faithful night. Now she somehow can handle daylight. With her family pushing her to enter high school to try to become one of them. Read this book years ago, it was a good fast read. Get to see what it’s like for an vampire to pass off being human. The catch is she must bring home food for a big party coming up. With Pearl now becoming more human like, will she have the heart to serve her new friends to her family? Whatever happen to that unicorn that stab her in the heart? So many life’s answer to be solve by picking up the book for yourself. Lucky barnes and nobles have the books in stock to get ready for the movie. This month lifetime movie network will air Drink, Slay, Love on tv. Happy Reading and watching. Here is teaser Trailer.

 

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,