The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer Goodreads Summary: Mara Dyer doesn’t think life can get any stranger than waking up in a hospital with no memory of how she got there. It can. She believes there must be more to the accident she can’t remember that killed her friends and left her mysteriously unharmed. There is. She doesn’t believe that after everything she’s been through, she can fall in love. She’s wrong.
The Art of Lainey by Paula Stokes Expected Publication: May 20th, 2014 Goodreads Summary: Soccer star Lainey Mitchell is used to getting what she wants, and when her boyfriend Jason breaks up with her for no reason, what she wants is to win him back before the start of their senior year. Lainey and her friend Bianca check the interwebz for tips and tricks, but the online dating advice is all pretty lame. Then the girls stumble across a copy of The Art of War. Didn’t someone once say that love is a battlefield? Jason isn’t going to stand a chance once Lainey and Bee go all Zhou Dynasty on him… Old school strategy and subterfuge meet modern-day dramarama in the story of a girl who sets out to win at all costs and ends up discovering what’s really worth fighting for.
City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare
Page 150 (on my ebook app)
“Under the hospital’s fluorescent lights, she could see how tired he looked. There was gray in his hair, and his blue flannel shirt was rumpled.”
The Murmurings by Carly Anne West Goodreads Summary: Everyone thinks Sophie’s sister, Nell, went crazy. After all, she heard strange voices that drove her to commit suicide. But Sophie doesn’t believe that Nell would take her own life, and she’s convinced that Nell’s doctor knows more than he’s letting on. As Sophie starts to piece together Nell’s last days, every lead ends in a web of lies. And the deeper Sophie digs, the more danger she’s in—because now she’s hearing the same haunting whispers. Sophie’s starting to think she’s going crazy too. Or worse, that maybe she’s not….
Dangerous Dream by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl Release Date: December 17th, 2013 Goodreads Summary: We’ve got some magical news for all you caster kids: “Beautiful Creatures” authors Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl are going back to Gatlin for an all-new spin-off series called “Dangerous Creatures”! The series follows fan favorite characters (and on-again-off-again couple) Link and Ridley as they embark on fresh (and sure to be epic!) adventures. The series kicks off with the enovella “Dangerous Dream,” available for download on December 17, followed by the release of the first book, “Dangerous Creatures,” on May 6, 2014.
I was one of the 5 lucky people to win this giveaway! 🙂 I’ve gotten 7 out of 10 books so far and I showed my dad the Rot & Ruin book because he loves zombies! This book looks creepy and I wasn’t expecting the picture when I opened the cover! Lol 🙂 I also won a signed copy of When You Were Mine by Rebecca Serle! That actually came on Halloween but I just forgot to post about it.
The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin
“We waited for the piece to point out the next letter, but it remained still. After three minutes, Rachel and Claire withdrew their hands. I felt them watching me.”