Monthly Archives: February 2013
By: Melanie | February 24, 2013 | (4) Comments

midnight madness newsletter

This meme was inspired by Kimba’s The Sunday Post @ the Caffeinated Book Reviewer This is a fortnightly newsletter and will be posted usually on Sundays. Overall: Wow… what a fortnight!!!If you haven’t noticed already, I got a blog makeover!!!!!!!!!!! For more details… you can click here to reqad the details about the upcoming giveaway. Additionally, comment on a blog post (preferably that one) and you could be in the chance to win a YA ebook!!! Book of the Fortnight: The Book […]

By: Melanie | February 23, 2013 | (3) Comments


Title: All This Could EndAuthor: Steph Bowe Publisher: Text Publishing Genre: YA, contemporary, romance NOT IN SERIES Release Date: February 27, 2013 Pages: 256 (paperback)How I Got the Book: Received via publisher (hard copy) For More Information: Goodreads Link What’s the craziest thing your mum has asked you to do? Nina doesn’t have a conventional family. Her family robs banks—even she and her twelve-year-old brother Tom are in on the act now. Sophia, Nina’s mother, keeps chasing the thrill: ‘Anyway, their money’s […]

By: Melanie | February 23, 2013 | (8) Comments

Guess what?!?!? I got a blog makeover!!!!!!!!!!! WUT? Oh yes, I got one alright and is it amazing or is it fantabulous??? I’d like to thank Livia @ Butterfly O-Meter Designs who created this beautiful design. I don’t think anyone else could’ve made my blog live up to it’s name or outstand me anymore! Due to this, I have rename Livia, Livia the Legend! Stop the exclamnation marks, Mel. It was a great task to do for both of us I hope, […]

By: Melanie | February 21, 2013 | (3) Comments

Title: The Prophecy Author: Rachel Deagan Publisher: Phantom Horse Publishing Genre: YA, urban fantasy, science fiction TBA Release Date: February 8, 2013 Pages: 237 (paperback)For More Information: Goodreads Link Buy the book: Amazon “The cards tell me of the children of the stars.” Jacey thinks her life is worthless, when she finds herself in a psychiatric hospital after a failed attempt to end her life; her wounds miraculously healed. Devin, who claims to kill on touch, is also there. When Michael arrives, […]

By: Melanie | February 20, 2013 | (4) Comments


Has anyone seen or read The Lorax? My little sister and I love that movie to bits. What I really enjoyed about The Lorax was how Dr. Seuss built a futuristic world about a life without trees or real, organic environments for children to observe. It opens their minds to a broader topic that we, as older people are endeavouring through. Well at least I hope me sister realised the vital-ness of the movie/book instead of the cute fluffy trees and the […]

By: Melanie | February 17, 2013 | (10) Comments

HELLO….EVERYONE! My first giveaway finished early this morning at 12 am and I was so excited to draw a winner I stayed up in anticipation. The winner of this 50 follower giveaway is Isabel Gomez from Sab the Book Eater. I’ve sent her an email informing her so CONGRATS! Aditionally, I’d like to thank everyone else for entering, 1376 entries guys! So to thank you all, I’ll be hosting another giveaway soon and there will be more details later. YA Midnight Reads […]

By: Melanie | February 16, 2013 | (1) Comments


Title: Incarnate Author: Jodi Meadows Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Genre: YA, utopia, fantasy Series: Newsoul #1 Release Date: January 31, 2012 Pages: 374 (harcover)How I Got the Book: Borrowed it For More Information:Goodreads Link New soul Ana is new. For thousands of years in Range, a million souls have been reincarnated over and over, keeping their memories and experiences from previous lifetimes. When Ana was born, another soul vanished, and no one knows why. No soul Even Ana’s own mother thinks she’s […]

By: Melanie | February 15, 2013 | (2) Comments


Title: A Monster Calls Author: Patrick Ness Publisher: Walker Books Genre: YA, fantasy, horror NOT IN SERIES Release Date: September 27, 2011 Pages: 215 (hardcover)How I Got the Book: Borrowed it For More Information: Goodreads Link The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and the wind […]

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