Saturday, November 10, 2012

.Sunday Post #5 & Stacking The Shelves #19

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer ~ It's a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.

Stacking The Shelves is all about the books we are adding to our shelves each week, sharing with you our excitement for our newest titles and maybe have you discover a new book in the process! Tynga from Tynga's Reviews is is the host and you can Link up with her and join this meme here: Tynga's Reviews.

Hey guys, how has your week been! Mine was good. I can't believe we are less than two weeks away from Thanksgiving! Time is flying by! This week was a busy week on the blog, and I can't wait to show you the goodies I got this week! Don't forget to link me up and I'll pop in and say hi! Thanks for stopping by!

Sun: I had a guest post with author Aubrie Dionne, author of Colonization 
Mon: Excerpt of Swift By Heather London
Tues: I celebrated my new blog makeover by having a $30 giveaway to Xpresso Design and second prize of is a copy of Black City or a pre-order of Phoenix by Elizabeth Richards
Wed: I posted my Wow of the week -
and reviewed Destroy Me by Tahereh Mafi
Thurs:  Review and Giveaway of Luminisoty by Stephanie Thomas 
Fri: Book Blitz of the Witch Avenue Series by Karice Bolton 
Sat: I posted my first Frisky Fall Saturdays Post a meme hosted by a few different bloggers. My review was for On Dublin Street by Samantha Young *loved it

Don't forget to check the ongoing giveaways listed on my left sidebar and my blog Makeover Giveaway!

For review:


Poison by Bridget Zinn  Thank You Disney-
Expected publication: March 12th 2013 by Disney Hyperion
Grave Intentions by  -Thank You Kensington Books 
Expected publication: January 3rd 2013 by Kensington Books Red Hot Holiday by Anne Calhoun, K.A. Mitchell, Leah Braemel -Thank You Carina Press 
Expected publication: December 3rd 2012 by Carina Press
The League Of Illusion Legacy by Vivi Anna  -Thank You Carina Press 
Expected publication: December 31st 2012 by Carina Press


Hearts in Darkness  Scandalous

Hearts in Darkness by Laura Kaye
Scandalous by Ella Steel *pen name of HM Ward

I also purchased the complete first season of Once Upon A Time on DVD. I love this show and as you can see by my sidebar I have a new crush...Hook from this season.. If you love fairytales then you should check this series out! It is so good! I never miss an episode on Sunday nights. I even live tweet about the show w/author Sophie Moss @SMossWrites and author Diane J. Reed @DianeJReed and so many others... We have a blast! #OnceUponATime

Once Upon a Time: The Complete First Season [5 Discs]DVD786936823035 Front


  1. I really liked Hearts in Darkness. It was a quick smexy read. Poison looks really cute. Happy reading and thanks for stopping by!

  2. WOW. what an awesome week you had. Enjoy your new books. Great haul overall. So jealous of those that got approved for Poison.


  3. I hope you enjoy all of the new bookish (and Once) goodness! Happy reading! ^.^ If you would like to check out my Stacking the Shelves you can do so here. :)

  4. Poison and Grave Intentions look awesome :)! Great haul.

    JaninaMy Haul!

  5. Great haul! They all look awesome!
    New follower!
    Kristen @OCA

  6. Ahh I'm SO JEALOUS you got Poison! I'm dying to read it. I hope you love it. :)

    My Stacking the Shelves

  7. You have a beautiful blog! I was doing some blog hopping and I stumbled upon yours. I am now a follower! I have a couple giveaways going on right now if you'd like to enter, one is going to end in about 6 hours. Just click on the giveaways tab to check them out. It would make my day if you'd stop by for a visit! Here is the link if you'd like to follow back: MaMa's Book Corner I hope you have a lovely weekend! :)

  8. Awesome books this week. I also got Poison and can't wait to read it, love the cover as well. Please come by and check out My IMM

  9. Thank you so much for mentioning me on your blog! Once Upon A Time is such an amazing show and it's an absolute blast to live tweet with the #OnceUponATime Twitter community on Sundays. I'm so glad you're a part of it! :) Crossing my fingers that Hook gets lots of time on the show tonight. Oh, and that book "Poison" looks incredible. :)

  10. Your books seem to say something about you. Hmmm, let me ponder this... you seem to be in the mood for sweet cuddly YA books, no? Yeah, that's so not right. Are you feeling a little "randy" of late? Your hubs must be so happy :D (yes, I went there!)

    And congrats on getting Poison!! This is huge that Disney/Hyperion is letting bloggers in again!! I almost want to request it! Time to go update my profiles :)

    Great haul girlie - btw, I plugged my best bud again!!! Love you long time!!

  11. Hearts in Darkness is amazing! I loved it. And I'll definitely have to check out Scandalous. That cover is gorgeous!

  12. Ooh- I like the look of Poison! Great haul of books this week- hope you enjoy them all.
    Thanks for stopping by my SS!

  13. I just finished watching Once Upon A time season one on Netflix. I really like it. Time to catch up on season two. Nice haul. Happy reading..

    Jenea @ Books Live Forever's The Sunday Post

  14. Great books...especially Poison! And Once Upon a Time is pretty awesome!

    My Added to the Bookshelf post!

    ♥ Melissa @ Melissa's Eclectic Bookshelf

  15. I like the look of the steampunk book :D Totally want that one!

  16. Ooo, you've got some STEAMY covers there! ;) I've heard really good things about Poison... hope you love it! Enjoy your books this week! :)

  17. great week! I loved Hearts in Darkness, hope you like it :) Thanks for stopping by my Sunday Post Book Savvy Babe

  18. Grave Intentions looks really good, and I cannot wait to hear your thoughts on it! Lovely haul and ooh Once Upon a Time..wahoo!
    Thanks for sharing your news on The Sunday Post

  19. Nice book haul! I'm excited to read Hearts In Darkness. Enjoy!

  20. Poison looks fantastic! I love Once Upon a Time too! I watched the whole first season on Netflix in the 3 days before the newest season premiere,lol. Great haul this week. :)
    Thank you for stopping by and I hope you enjoy your new books!

  21. Oooh Hearts is Darkness is sooo good! I was afraid I would get bored to death - I mean really how much can happen in an elevator? - but I LOVED it! Hope you enjoy your reads! Great Haul!!

    1. IN** Hearts IN Darkness, LOL stupid typos :)

  22. Poison sounds really good and I like the cover of it. I can't wait until I finally purchase my copy of the first season of Once Upon a Time. It's one of my favorite television shows. :)

    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

  23. I thought about requesting Poison, but I was on the fence about it. It is great to see that it looks like Disney Hyperion is accepting blogger requests again though. Thanks for stopping by my post!

  24. Aww!! Beautiful new desing Lisa!! I Love it! And awesome books you've got this week!! :) :) Enjoy! :) <3 <3

  25. Wow! What a great haul! I'm a new follower, so I've only seen this blog design, but it is so beautiful - I love that header! So happy to meet another Once Upon a Time fan... and I don't blame you - Hook is delicious!! Happy Reading :D

  26. Nice haul! Poison sounds really good, and the cover is gorgeous! Also, I love your new blog design--so pretty! Happy reading, and thanks for stopping by my post earlier. =D

  27. The blog looks great! Oh I almost requested League of Illusions.. still might. It sounds pretty good. I haven't watch any of the new season of Once Upon a Time yet :(

  28. Poison looks great, hope you enjoy.
    Happy reading and have a great week!
    Brandi from Blkosiner’s Book Blog

  29. Hook doesn't do it for me, you can have him. I liked Quinn, but alas...

    The cover for Grave Intentions is hot! I'll be back for your review.

    Happy reading and viewing.:)

  30. Awesome haul this week! Poison looks so good! I'm in love with that cover.I need to catch up on OUaT. I made it to half of season 1 and then stopped! I don't know why either... Enjoy all that you got this week! Thanks for sharing and happy reading.

    Chapter by Chapter

  31. You got some contenders for
    top off Tuesdays in that batch! Love your new blog design! Have a great week!

  32. Oooh I love the bright covers on the cover and Scandalous, and Poison looks really good! Lots of good books this week, I hope you enjoy your new stack :)

  33. So jealous you have Poison! I can't wait to read that one! I hope yo enjoy all your books =)

  34. You really rocked the book haul this week! Wow, you have some very happy reading in your future! Enjoy and I look forward to your reviews!!

  35. Wow...SO many pretties this week! Scandalous is absolutely stunning. Hearts in Darkness, Grave Intentions and A League of Illusions Legacy look pretty amazing too ;) I have Poison on my reading list so I can't wait to read your thoughts on all of these! Amazing haul, thanks for sharing & for stopping by y StS earlier :)

    Micheline @ Lunar Rainbows