My Little Pocketbooks: November 2012   

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Book Blast: Keegan's Chronicles

Keegan's Chronicles Trilogy Set
Books 1-3
Coexist: Sixteen-year-old Keegan is struggling to keep her huge secret from her friends--she's an elf, descended from a long line of elves that live in secrecy alongside humans.  In elfin society, mates are predetermined but not allowed to meet until they are eighteen. Against tradition, Keegan's brother Thaddeus told her Rourk's name because his visions warned him she'd need Rourk's protection, especially since Keegan will play a key role in the coming war between the dark and light elves.  

Conflicted:  Keegan, is only alive now due to Black Magic, and her bond with her Chosen is broken. She cannot remember Rourk at all.  For the first time, she feels like a normal teenager. She is dating Donald, her long-time crush, and everything seems perfect. But Rourk still feels their bond, and despairs for the woman he was always meant to love.  Keegan's best friend Anna is determined to find a way to use her powers to return Keegan's bond, no matter what it takes. The question is does Keegan even want it?

Consumed:  Keegan has dealt with a lot over the last two years: Death, black magic and the loss of her bond to her chosen mate. But on her eighteenth birthday, the bond with Rourk returns.  Now, Keegan faces her hardest decision. Tradition requires elves marry at eighteen. If she accepts the path laid out for her, she will be spared a lifetime of physical and emotional pain. But will that life ever really be her own?

Monday, November 26, 2012

Quicky Reviews #2

Here are another few short story that I have read this year.  These are not going towards any challenge but I thought I would just let you know what I thought about them.  If you didn't catch my last one click the link and read my first Quicky Reviews #1. This is kind of cleaning house for all the books I have read this year.

Monday, November 19, 2012

Quicky Reviews #1

I have a few books and audiobooks I want to review before the end of the year.  They aren't going to count toward any challenges.  They are really short.  I thought a sentence or two might do and so Quicky Reviews was born.  
There are just some books you can sum up in a sentence or two!

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Book In the Spotlight & Giveaway: Libera Me

Welcome to the Virtual Blog Tour for LIBERA ME, Book #2 in the Requiem Series by Christine Fonseca.

Beginning after Lacrimosa and the short story Mea Culpa, Libera Me follows Zane and Aydan as they try to figure out who Nessa really is. Here's the blurb:

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Guest Post from K. A. Tucker

Today I am still playing catch up and posting this post form the author K.A Tucker a day late. K.A. Tucker is the author of Allegiance: Causal Enchantment #3 and is on tour with SupaGurl Book Tours. Here is a little about the book and the author.
Allegiance

3rd Annual Gratitude Giveaways Blog Hop



Welcome to the 3rd Annual Gratitude Giveaways Blog Hop
Hosted by I Am A Reader, Not A Writer

November 15th to 25th 
It's that time of year that some of us start reflecting, meditating and just thinking about what we are grateful for.  I am thankful for sooo many things.  My family, my job (that I love), my health and the health of the ones I love. 

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

October Winner's!

Winner Winner Let's Eat Dinner!!
  It's the last day of the month and here at My Little Pocketbooks that means it's time to announce the winners of all the giveaways.  With all the giveaways starting and stopping it's soo much easier to just do one winner post a month.  Let me first say a big THANK YOU to all you for stopping by, commenting, following and entering the giveaways!  I can't believe I now have over 1,000 twitter followers. 
So now on to the October winners.  There were a total of 5 giveaways this month and 7 winners.  Congratulations goes out to a ton of people...

OOPPSSSS!!! What's going on?

Hey everyone.  I just wanted to take a minute from my crazy busy life to let you all know that I am still here and thinking about you and the blog.  I just have been burning the candle at both ends.  It was not intentional at all.  I just woke up one day and realized 3 weeks (almost a month) had passed and I was neglecting a few million things. 

Monday, November 5, 2012

Review: A Discovery of Witches

A Discovery of Witches
Genre: YA Fiction
Publisher: Penguin Books
Release Date: December 27, 2011
Paperback:  592 Pages

Source:  Won from Eugenia @ Eugenia Writes!
Buy the Book:  Amazon

Sunday, November 4, 2012

Sunday Best #25

This is a great new weekly linky started by Tanya at Girlxoxo.com
Every Sunday, we are going to share the best post on our blogs from the week and link them up. Join us in showing off your Sunday Best and leave a comment or two.