Monthly Archives: June 2013
By: Melanie | June 20, 2013 | (58) Comments

I have a mixed bag of feelings towards sequels. They scare me- as I’m afraid it’ll be a disappoint comapared to the one before. But they also excite me- cliffhangers suck yet the anticipation kills. So what could be a better theme than to host a mid-year giveaway of HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SEQUELS OF 2013?! This can be any book in the YA, NA and MG genre that has/is about to publish in the year of 2013. Below are just some to choose from. (Just eye candy) Any […]

By: Melanie | June 19, 2013 | (23) Comments


Here on the blog today I have a new angel series to introduce to y’all. It was not as stereotypical of angel-like books at all. This blog tour could only be hosted by Giselle at Xpresso Book Tours. To see the full schedule, click here.  Title: Sacrifice Author: K. A. Last Genre: YA, paranormal, fantasy Series: The Tate Chronicles #0.5 Release Date: May, 2013 Pages: N/A Purchase: Amazon   Sacrifice is a 23,000 word prequel to Fall For Me. It tells […]

By: Melanie | June 17, 2013 | (17) Comments


Title: The Accident Author: Kate Hendrick Publisher: Text Publishing Australia Genre: YA, contemporary NOT IN SERIES Release Date: June 25, 2013 Pages: 272 Source: Received in exchange for honest review A rainy night. A car crash. After the accident Sarah moves to a new school. A new place where no one knows what happened to her or her brother—where she doesn’t have to deal with the history that’s pulling the rest of her family apart. Will is keeping his head down at home, just […]

By: Melanie | June 16, 2013 | (18) Comments

midnight madness newsletter

This meme was inspired by Kimba’s The Sunday Post @ the Caffeinated Book Reviewer This is a weekly newsletter and will be posted usually on Sundays. Overall: From now on, I have nothing to do in my life apart from read, blog and a bunch of other necessities. But much less stressing and studying! I have no idea whether I passed my exams or not but we shall see in two months time. And also, if you have been hiding under a […]

By: Melanie | June 15, 2013 | (17) Comments


Title: Hooked Author: Liz FicheraPublisher: Harlequin Australia Genre: YA, contemporary, romanceSeries: Hooked #1 Release Date: February 1, 2013 Pages: 368 Source: Received via giveaway at Cuddlebuggery   When Native American Fredricka ‘Fred’ Oday is invited to become the only girl on the school’s golf team, she can’t say no. This is an opportunity to shine, win a scholarship and go to university, something no one in her family has done. But Fred’s presence on the team isn’t exactly welcome — especially not […]

By: Melanie | June 12, 2013 | (21) Comments

A Clarification… I got a couple emails via Goodreads and my other email whether I’m still here. So let me clarify… Now that I’m co-reviewing at Finding Bliss in Books, this does not mean that I will ditch YA Midnight Reads. Maybe less posts but I’m pratically blogging everyday here anyways so you won’t miss me much. After all, I’ll show up with reviews at Finding Bliss in Books! (which I’m still overjoyed about) I will commence soon over there! Best of 2013… […]

By: Melanie | June 10, 2013 | (20) Comments


Title: Rush Author: Eve SilverPublisher: HarperTeen Genre: YA, science-fiction, romance Series: The Game #1 Release Date: June 11, 2013 Pages: 352 Source: Received in exchange for honest review   So what’s the game now? This, or the life I used to know? When Miki Jones is pulled from her life, pulled through time and space into some kind of game—her carefully controlled life spirals into chaos. In the game, she and a team of other teens are sent on missions to eliminate the […]

By: Melanie | June 9, 2013 | (14) Comments

midnight madness newsletter

  This meme was inspired by Kimba’s The Sunday Post @ the Caffeinated Book Reviewer This is a weekly newsletter and will be posted usually on Sundays. Overall: I have two pieces of news today. Firstly, yesterday, IT WAS EILEEN’S BIRTHDAY! So if you missed out on wishing her a Happy 14th Birthday, do so on Inky’s Birthday Hijack on Eileen’s blog it’s seriously awesome. HAPPY BIRTHDAY (for like the 6th time) FROM YOUR BOOKSIH FRIENDS! (I’d eat that bookish cake any day. […]

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