Author: Kara

Read Between Here and Forever at Your Own Risk

Posted May 17, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 4 Comments
Read Between Here and Forever at Your Own Risk

Between Here and Forever by Elizabeth ScottMy rating: 2 of 5 stars Summary: Abby accepted that she can’t measure up to her beautiful, magnetic sister Tess a long time ago, and knows exactly what she is: Second best. Invisible. Until the accident. Now Tess is in a coma, and Abby’s life is on hold. It may have been hard living with Tess, but it’s nothing compared to living without her. She’s got a plan to bring Tess back though, involving the gorgeous and mysterious Eli, but then Abby learns something about Tess, something that was always there, but that she’d more »

Giveaway #1 Winners Announced!

Posted May 16, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 5 Comments

I did my drawing this morning. I used random.org. And here are the 3 winners: Kendall who will be receiving a copy of The Mysterious Benedict SocietyNikole  who won a copy of Getting Revenge on Lauren WoodJen who will be getting a copy of Suite Scarlett!Congratulations ladies and I will be emailing you shortly to confirm your addresses! If you didn’t win this time, stay tuned because I am participating in the Splash Into Summer Giveaway Hop at the end of the month!

My Book Review of Die For Me by Amy Plum

Posted May 16, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 2 Comments
My Book Review of Die For Me by Amy Plum

Die for Me by Amy PlumMy rating: 3 of 5 stars Summary: My life had always been blissfully, wonderfully normal. But it only took one moment to change everything. Suddenly, my sister, Georgia, and I were orphans. We put our lives into storage and moved to Paris to live with my grandparents. And I knew my shattered heart, my shattered life, would never feel normal again. Then I met Vincent. Mysterious, sexy, and unnervingly charming, Vincent Delacroix appeared out of nowhere and swept me off my feet. Just like that, I was in danger of losing my heart all over more »

Enclave- My Favorite Dystopian of the Year So Far!

Posted May 14, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 4 Comments
Enclave- My Favorite Dystopian of the Year So Far!

Enclave by Ann AguirreMy rating: 5 of 5 stars Enclave Summary: WELCOME TO THE APOCALYPSE In Deuce’s world, people earn the right to a name only if they survive their first fifteen years. By that point, each unnamed ‘brat’ has trained into one of three groups–Breeders, Builders, or Hunters, identifiable by the number of scars they bear on their arms. Deuce has wanted to be a Huntress for as long as she can remember. As a Huntress, her purpose is clear—to brave the dangerous tunnels outside the enclave and bring back meat to feed the group while evading ferocious monsters more »

Kara’s Blog Hijacked!

Posted May 14, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 1 Comment

I’m Sammie, author of Amaretto Flame! I just locked Kara in the closet, y’all! Now I’m going to take over her blog and talk about ME. I’m going to try to hurry, though, because in order to get her into the closet, I used chloroform and once it wears off, she’s going to be one pee’d off redhead. A lot of people ask when I discovered that I wanted to be a writer. Well, I didn’t because it was always there. I came from the kind of childhood that produces either writers or Spartan warriors. I walked around for a while more »

Amaretto Flame- Another Self-Published Great

Posted May 13, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 2 Comments
Amaretto Flame- Another Self-Published Great

Amaretto Flame by Sammie SpencerMy rating: 4 of 5 stars Goodreads Summary: Olivia has spent her life learning about her enemies, the deadly Venator – including how to kill them. What she knows nothing about is whiskey, playing poker, or rugged, copper-haired musicians. As punishment for a small ‘crime,’ Olivia is sent to a safe house in a human town and forced to live as one of them for a summer. There, she meets the charming Jackson Vance, and her real education begins. She soon discovers that she’s being hunted, and figuring out why means she uncovers a secret that more »